• July 5, 2020

Month: July 2019

NBL: City Oilers Rubs Salt In Betway Power’s Wounds

Wednesday, July 31 *MUK Sparks 45-75 KCCA Leopards *City Oilers 84-74 Betway Power City Oilers handed Betway Power their seventh loss of the ongoing Tusker Lite sponsored National Basketball league. Oilers topped the rivalry 84-74, in a game played at Indoor Arena in Lugogo, Kampala. The loss, third for Power in their last four games, […]Read More

Super Eight: Coach Golola Impressed With Performance

The newly appointed coach of Viper SC, Edward Golola has said that he is impressed by the performance exhibited by his team in their first game of the pilsner super 8 against Proline FC today at Startimes stadium Lugogo. Vipers, through Denis Mwebeze in 24th minute, beat Proline 1-0 to advance to the semi finals […]Read More

Super Eight: Vipers Edge Proline To Storm Semis

Wednesday, July 31 Proline FC 0-1Vipers SC Vipers beat Proline 1-0 in the first fame of the 2019 FUFA Pilsner Super eight in a closely contested affair played at the StarTimes stadium in Lugogo. Dennis Mwemezi’s first half goal was the difference to see the venoms advance to the semi-finals. The victory can be seen […]Read More

NBL: FUBA Hands Heavy Suspensions To Three Players

Federation of Uganda Basketball Association (FUBA) has fined and banned three players following ugly incidents that occurred in Power – Warriors clash recently. The three players at the receiving end include Warriors’ Saidi ‘Carmelo’ Amisi and Betway Power duo Phillip Ameny and Geoffrey Soro. “The Technical and Competitions Council (TC & CC) in its meeting […]Read More

Wakiso Giants Confirms Signing Simon Namwanja

Newly promoted Uganda premier league side Wakiso Giants FC has continued with their preparation ahead of their first season in Uganda top flight league after acquiring the services of Simon Namwanja. The purples sharks have agreed on a three year contract deal with the left full back,which will keep him at the club until July […]Read More

NBL: Must Know As City Oilers, Betway Power Meet

Wednesday, July 31 *MUK Sparks Vs KCCA Leopards – 6:30PM *City Oilers Vs Betway Power – 8:30PM City Oilers and Betway Power will go head to head on Wednesday in a much anticipated Tusker Lite sponsored National Basketball League at the Indoor Arena In Lugogo. This is probably the biggest basketball rivalry in the country […]Read More

CHAN: Training is Focused On Mistakes Done In Djibouti –

Uganda Cranes coach, Abdallah Mubiru has said that his side is now working out on some few mistakes encountered in their first leg CHAN qualification match with Somalia last Saturday in Djibouti which ended 3-1 in Cranes’ favour. While speaking to the media on afternoon after the Cranes training session at Lugogo ahead of the […]Read More

CHAN: Awany, Lwanga Out As Uganda Cranes Return To Training

Uganda Cranes’ duo Timothy Awany and Taddeo Lwanga have not taken part in Monday’s training session as the team started preparations for CHAN qualifiers second leg against Somalia. The two players are set to join new clubs outside Uganda according to trusted sources, and hence, will be ineligible to play in CHAN (qualifiers) which is […]Read More

Super Eight: Wakiso Giants – KCCA FC Clash Rescheduled

The FUFA Pilsner Super eight fixture between Wakiso Gaints and KCCA FC has been rescheduled to a later date, it has been confirmed. The tie was initially set to be played on Thursday, August 1 at Wakisha Resource centre. However, it has been moved to Tuesday, August 6 at the same venue. The adjustment has […]Read More

Super Eight: We Have Nothing To Prove Against Vipers –

Wednesday, July 31 Proline FC Vs Vipers Proline FC captain Noordin Bunjo claims that their they will be playing with nothing to prove against the Venoms. 2018/19 FUFA Big League champions Proline FC will play host to SC Vipers at the Startimes stadium in Lugogo on Wednesday in the second edition of the FUFA Pilsner […]Read More

FIBA Africa U16 Championship: Uganda Suffers Second Loss

Monday, July 29 *South Africa X Mali (not played) *Tanzania 52-78 Mozambique *Rwanda 49-68 Angola *Uganda 46-80 Egypt Tuesday, July 30 *Angola Vs Tanzania *Rwanda Vs Mozambique *Mali Vs Egypt Uganda’s team used: Starting Five – Shila Lamunu, Penitah Nabakoza, Esther Namiiro Kwagala, Mary Moses Amaniyo, Maria Najjuma. Subs – Patience Nantume, Sylvia Namuddu, Linda […]Read More

Official: Defender Kiggundu unveiled By Tooro United

Tooro United continue to strengthen their side ahead of the 2019/20 footballing season. Defender Arthur Kiggundu is the latest signing, the club has confirmed. Kiggundu has inked a one year contract with the fort portal based side as a free agent – He was among the players released by Express FC. Kigunddu joined Express football […]Read More

Former SC Villa Captain Joins Kyetume FC

Featured Image: Villa skipper Dante (blue) back in the days. FUFA Newly promoted Uganda Premier League side Kyetume FC have added two other signings to their squad. Jonathan ‘Dante’ Mugabi and Siraje Turyamuhebwa have joined the Mukono based giants, The-SportsNation.com sources have confirmed. Our highly placed sources have also established that the veteran duo have […]Read More

Moses Basena Finds New Job In Rwanda

Azam Rwanda premier league side Sunrise FC have acquired the services of Moses Basena, it has been confirmed. Basena, former Uganda Cranes coach, has joined on a two year contract. The former SC villa coach has been unemployed since he left the Nsambya team when results weren’t going to his expectations. Sunrise FC parted ways […]Read More

Boxing Federation Receives Boost Ahead Of Novice Championship

Uganda Boxing Federation (UBF) has on Monday unveiled ‘BetOn’ betting company as their new sponsor ahead of the 2019 Novice championship. Both parties have agreed to first have the partnership informal. “For now its a pilot project, we have not had the formal arrangement with them in terms of sponsorship but they are trying out […]Read More

Mbarara City Elevates Ssenyondo To Head Coach

Startimes Uganda Premier League side Mbarara City FC have confirmed Brian Ssenyondo as a new coach for a short spell. Senyondo, formerly at Synergy FC, was initially appointed as the assistant coach of Mbarara City earlier after the departure of Livingston Mbabazi to Onduparaka FC. “Mbarara City has appointed Brian Ssenyondo as the head coach […]Read More

FIBA Africa U16 Championship: Rude Welcome For Uganda

Sunday, July 28 *Mali 108-32 Uganda *Angola 76-54 Mozambique *Rwanda 36-42 Tanzania *South Africa X Egypt Monday, July 29 *South Africa Vs Mali *Tanzania Vs Mozambique *Rwanda Vs Angola *Uganda Vs Egypt Uganda lost, to say the least, their opening game at the ongoing biennial FIBA U16 Women’s African Championship in Rwanda. The Junior Gazelles, […]Read More

NBL: KCCA Leopards Stage Second-half Blitz To Stop Nkumba

Sunday, July 28 *UMU Ravens 42-60 Angels *Sharing Youth 53-86 UCU Canons *Nkumba Lady Marines 66-74 KCCA Leopards *Ndejje University 57-63 JKL Dolphins KCCA Leopards continued with their winning streak after a routine 74-66 victory over Nkumba Lady Marines in a league game played at YMCA. Trailing 28-35 at halftime, the Leopards managed to stage […]Read More