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Rugby Cranes All Set to Lock Horns with Sables in the 2022 Victoria Cup

By Dorothy Nekesa. Focus for Rugby Cranes now shifts to Victoria Cup slated for this weekend Saturday 30th July, 2022 at Legends Sports Club. Fresh from the Rugby Africa Cup that served as a World Cup qualifier held in France, Uganda will be hosting the Zimbabwe Sables for the inaugural Victoria cup. The Cranes last […]

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Cheptegei Bows out of Birmingham Competitions

By Dorothy Nekesa. Uganda Athletics ace and long distance runner Joshua Cheptegei will not be taking part at the forthcoming 2022 Commonwealth Games in Birmingham kicking off in a few days. The multiple World record holder had been listed on the contingent to represent Uganda in Birmingham but he has opted to take a break, […]

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Uganda ready for  Birmingham Commonwealth Games

By Kenneth Arereng. Ugandan athletes are ready to reap medals at the forthcoming 18th  dition of the Commonwealth Games that takes place July 28 to August 8, 2022 in Birmingham, United Kingdom.  President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni officially flagged off the national teams on July 11, 2022 at Kololo Independence Ceremonial grounds and stressed the value […]

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Federations urged to Streamline and Work Harder amidst Budget increment

By Dorothy Nekesa. The  National Sports Forum of Federations/ Associations convened for the quarter four meeting of the financial year 2021-2022 on June 27, 2022 at the Lugogo based Copper Chimney Restaurant. The Honorable Minister of state for Education and Sports Denis Hamson Obua chaired the 4 hour meeting speaking harmonization and streamlining in accordance […]

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Cricket Cranes Trounce Kenya to Dominate Round 2

By Dorothy Nekesa. Sunday, June 26Kenya – 220Uganda – 224/3 (45.1/50 ov)*Uganda won by 7 wickets Jersey – 371/8Bermuda – 80 (17.5/50 ov)*Jersey won by 291 runs Uganda’s Cricket Cranes left no stone turned in their tie termed the series derby fetching a seven-wicket victory against arch rivals Kenya to reclaim their position on top […]

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Uganda plans joint bid with Tanzania to  host  2027 AFCON

By Kenneth Arereng. Uganda has shown interest in hosting the prestigious Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) finals in 2027, officials said. Federation of Uganda Football Association (FUFA) President Hon. Eng Moses Hassim Magogo said President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni has granted a go-ahead for Uganda to make a joint bid with Tanzania to host 2027 continental […]

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Uganda win Cecafa women’s championship for first time

By Dorothy Nekesa. Speaker of Uganda Parliament Hon Anita Among, former Vice President Edward Ssekandi and FUFA President Moses Magogo joined Uganda Crested Crane to celebrate Cecafa Women Championship title WIN jUNE 11, 2022 at FUFA Technical Centre, Njeru.. Uganda trounced Burundi 3 – 1 to clinch the title. The final was the first for […]

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NIC, Kampala University clinch 2022 EA Netball  titles

By Dorothy Nekesa. The 2022 East Africa Netball Championship saw NIC triumph, defending their crown with a 44-35 score against arch rivals Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA). National Insurance Corporation (NIC) and Kampala University (KU) won the female and male 2022 East Africa Netball Clubs championship respectively on home turf. NIC successfully defended their crown […]

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Nile Special Launches a 9.8b renewed commitment with URU

By Dorothy Nekesa. Nile Special has committed Ush9.8b Shillings towards rugby in Uganda in a deal running for a period of 3-4 years.  The development was confirmed this month by the Nile Breweries Managing Director David Valencia at the Rugby Cranes 7s teams’ appreciation dinner at Kabira Country Club in Bukoto, Kampala. At the colorful […]

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Juniors for regional NCBA Serena Golf tournament

By Phillip Corry. Junior golfers from the East Africa region and South Africa are expected to take part in the annual Serena Junior Golf championship that will tee off from the 15-17 April at the Lake Victoria Serena Golf and Spa Resort, Kigo. The tournament that was last held in 2019 is returning and is […]