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NBL: UCU Canons Seek Revenge Against KIU Titans

Friday, July 12
*KIU Rangers Vs JKL Lady Dolphins – 6:30PM
*UCU Canons Vs KIU Titans – 8:30 PM

The National Basketball League returns this Friday with two games at the Indoor Arena in Lugogo.

The league had taken a break due to the FIBA Zone Five Basketball championship before the break was extended due to the FIBA 369 program.

KIU Rangers and JKL Lady Dolphins go head to head in the Women category before UCU Canons take on Brian Wathum’s KIU Titans.

KIU Titans will be seeking to complete a double against UCU Canons in what promises to be a thrilling University Derby.

KIU beat UCU 64-58 on May 17 in the first round but Nicholas Natuhereza’s charges will feel that this isthe right time to pay back in the same currency.

L-R: Denis Balungu, Francis Kasinde, Michael Bwanga and Oscar Muge. FUBA

KIU have only played one game in the second round, a 52-67 loss to Oilers. They had won eight and lost three in the first round.

Canons on the other hand, have played 14 games in total, losing only twice and winning the other 12.

Probable Starting Teams

UCU Canons – Fayed Baale, Joas Maheta, David Deng, Titus Lual, Fadhil Chuma.

KIU Titans – Michael Bwanga, Sudi Ulanga, Ethienel Kazungu, Denis Balungu, Oscar Muge

Brian Kawalya

Brian Kawalya

Chief Sports Writer
Brian Kawalya is an Award winning Journalist, Director and Chief Sports Writer of The-SportsNation, covering top events and breaking some of the biggest stories.
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