Tivoli defeat Humble Lions
Defending champions Tivoli Gardens outscored promoted team Humble Lions 3-2 at the Edward Seaga Sports Complex yesterday to get their 2009 to 2010 Digicel Premier League campaign off to a perfect start.
Last season’s runners-up Portmore United also got off to a winning start by defeating August Town, the other promoted team, 1-0 at the University of the West Indies (UWI) field.
Rivoli United and St Georges also recorded opening round victories.
Rivoli edged Waterhouse 2-1 at Prison Oval in Spanish Town while St Georges beat Arnett Gardens 1-0 at Anthony Spaulding Sports Complex.
Harbour View and Sporting Central Academy battled to a 1-1 draw at Harbour View Stadium while Village United and Boys’ Town drew 0-0 at Elliston Wakeland Centre.