The biggest futsal tournament “Maldives Resort Futsal League” held among resorts, began at Fihaalhohi Island Resort on Wednesday.
A total of 26 resorts participated in the largest and most competitive annual futsal tournament this year. The tournament will be carried out in four zones, with South Male’ Zone starting the tournament.
The first match of the tournament was between Velassaru and Fihaalhohi. Velassaru Maldives won the match 7-1. The scorers from Fihaalhohi were Ali Shaniu with three goals, Ibrahim Saeed with two goals and Mohamed Inaaz with two goals. Mohamed Wajudhy scored the only goal for Fihaalhohi.
The second match was played between COMO Cocoa and Anantara Maldives. The match ended with a draw, with both teams scoring 3 goals each. The scorers from COMO Cocoa were Anees Ali, Mohamed Solih and Ahmed Shaheen. The three goals of Anantara were scored by double scorer Bushree and Ahmed Humaid.
The first matches will be played in the South Male’ Zone. The other zones are North Male’ Zone, South Ari Zone and Dhaalu Zone.
The second set of matches will be played in the Dhaalu Zone, the third in the North Male’ Zone and lastly in the South Ari Zone.
South Male’ Zone, hosted by Fihaalhohi, is divided into two groups.
• Group A include Velassaru Maldives, Olhuveli Beach Resort and Spa, Jumeira Vittaveli, and Fihaalhohi Island Resort.
• Group B include COMO Cocoa Island, Anantara Maldives, and Holiday Inn Kandooma Maldives.
South Ari Zone, hosted by Conrad, is also divided into two groups.
• Group A include Centara Grand Island Resort and Spa Maldives, Vilamendhoo Island Resort and Spa, and Conrad Maldives Rangali Island.
• Group B include LUX South Ari Atoll, Angaga Island Resort and Spa, and Lily Beach and Spa.
Dhaalu Zone, hosted by Niyama, has one group.
• Group A include PER AQUUM Niyama, The St. Regis Maldives Vommuli Resort, Aaaveee Nature’s Paradise, and Kandima Maldives.
North Male’ Zone, hosted by Reethi Rah, is divided into two groups.
• Group A include Cocoa Bodu Hithi, Sheraton Maldives Full Moon Resort and Spa, Kurumba Maldives, Baros Maldives, and One & Only Reethi Rah.
• Group B include Meeru Island Resort and Spa, Centara Ras Fushi Resort and Spa Maldives, Four Seasons Resort Maldives at Kuda Huraa, and PER AQUUM Huvafen Fushi.
The broadcasting partner of the tournament is VTV.