Tiptop Help Nepal recorded their fourth straight victory to maintain the lead in the fifth RBB- NVA National Club League Volleyball Championship here at the NSC covered hall on Monday.

Help Nepal defeated Nepal Police Club in straight sets of 25-22, 25-16, 25-20 and accumulated 12 points. In another match, Tribhuvan Army Club beat Nepal APF Club 25-15, 25-18, 28-26.

TAC and APF are tied on nine points, while NPC and Bulbule Rara have six each. Manimukunda beat Nayabazaar 3-2 as both sides opened their accounts. In women's section, APF beat TAC 19- 25, 25-10, 25-17, 25-22, while Bharatpur Metro tasted win with a 25-21, 25-12, 25-13 victory over Dhorpatan.

TAC are at the top with eight points, while APF and Hongwanji New Diamond Sports Club have seven each.

A total of 13 teams are taking part in the tournament and top two teams in both the sections will advance to finals.

A version of this article appears in the print on April 6, 2021, of The Himalayan Times.