Elizabeth Kisolo

Elizabeth Kisolo

Elizabeth Kisolo Nagudi is a contributor at The-SportsNation. She is also a founder of WOMEN IN SPORTS: HER SPORT. Connect with her about women in sports via [email protected]
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Ice Stock: Dawn of a New Winter Sport in Uganda

The Uganda Ice Stock inaugural clinic took place at Makerere University, Kampala last week. Ice Stock Sport also known as Bavarian Curling, is a winter sport, almost similar to curling. In German, it is known as Eisstockschießen. Competitors slide ice stocks over an ice surface, aiming for a target, or...
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Black Pearls Crowned 2021 Women Rugby 7s Champions

The 3rd Women's Rugby Circuit took place in Entebbe at the Home of the Avengers and Mongers, Busambaga Pitch known as the House of pain stadium. The circuits that started on the 10th of October at Kingsway Park in Bweyogerere, through the weekend of 17th October at Kyaddondo Rugby Grounds...
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Lady Rugby Cranes Start Preparations For Safari 7s

Just right after the Women's rugby 7s Circuits, preparation for the Rugby 7s Safari Tournament that will take place in Nairobi, Kenya on the 30th and 31st of October have started. The teams are expected to participate in the women's category are the Kenya Lionesses that will field two teams,...
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Lower Division Basketball: Scramble for Playoffs

Saturday, October 23Division II*Kings 67:66 Livingstone*Governors 44:48 Watoto*JKL 45:40 Berkeley Reloaded Division I*Diamonds in the sun 62:67 Entebbe Archers*Charging Rhinos 63:75 Rez Life*Entebbe Knight Riders 54:74 Kampala Rockets*Our Saviour 75:82 Tropical Royals As the days draw closer to the playoffs for lower Division I and II, the games are getting...
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Lower Division: RezLife Storms Division One Summit

Sunday, ResultsDivision II*Emperors 57-48 Livingstone Division I*Kampala Rockets 79-93 Gulu Hawks*Knight Riders 65-59 Charging Rhinos*Entebbe Archers 66-76 Rezlife saints RezLife Saints beat Entebbe Archers at Nakasero to go top of the Division One basketball league on Sunday. This was the second straight win for RezLife since league resumption after the...
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Lower Division Basketball: Rez Life, Our Saviour Victorious

Saturday, October 16*Diamonds in the Sun 57-81 Our Saviour*Rez Life 63-58 Tropical Royals*Entebbe Archers 54-66 Gulu Hawks Sunday, October 17*Kampala Rockets Vs Gulu Hawks*Knight Riders Vs Charging Rhino*Entebbe Archers Vs Rez Life Rez Life upset Tropical Royals while Our Saviour and Gulu Hawks won their respective ties as the Lower...
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Africa University 7s: Makerere Lands Kenyatta in Quarters

Sunday, October 10 Quarterfinals*Stellenbosch University Vs MUBS*University of Johannesburg Vs Jomo Kenyatta University*Kenyatta University Vs Makerere University*United States International University Africa Vs Dayster University Hosts Makerere University will face off with Kenyatta University in the quarterfinals of the 2021 Kings of Africa University Rugby 7s. The-two day championship kicked off...
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Much Anticipation Ahead of Central Women Rugby 7s

There is much excitement as the Central Women Rugby 7s kicks off with the first circuit at Kings Park in Bweyogerere this Weekend. The tournament will have teams play in their tier systems; Tier One consists of senior clubs Thunderbirds, Black Pearls and Avengers while Tier Two teams include Acholi...
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Interview: The Making of Swimming Coach Kezia Wairimu

For a field that is still unleveled, women are now breaking barriers to become outstanding in the sports arena. We caught up with celebrated coach Kezia Wairimu, one of the few certified Women Swimming coaches in Uganda. And here is our conversation. The-SportsNation: Briefly can you introduce your self ?Wairimu....
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Rams II Readies for National Rugby 7s

Second division side Rams II are preparing for the National Rugby Sevens which are set to get underway this weekend with the Mileke 7s at Legends Rugby Ground in Lugogo. Rams II are a Junior side for MRI Rams that compete in the top tier. They are trying to use...
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Esther Kwagala: Junior Gazelles Player Leaves For United States

Point guard Esther Kwagala has departed for the United States to continue with her academics while pursuing a career in basketball. Kwagala played on the Uganda Women's National basketball U16 team in various tournaments including the U16 Afrobasketball Championship in Rwanda and U18 Africa Cup Championship in 2019. Her growth...
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Hockey: Teams Beef Up Squad As League Returns

Following the lockdown restrictions put in place by the government, sports came to a halt early June this year. The Hockey league was already in action and the battle for the champions 2021 will commence this weekend at the Lugogo Hockey stadium. However, several key transfers have occurred during the...
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Hockey Uganda Cup: Weatherhead Storm Semis

Sunday, September 13*KHC Originals 0-16 Weatherhead*Kampala HC Stallions 3-1 Rockets*Kampala HC Women 1-1 Rhinos*MUK Stingers 1-1 WHD Historicals*Wananchi Vs City Lions Weatherhead are through to the next round after obliterating Kampala Hockey Team Originals in Uganda Cup. Weatherhead managed to win with 14-0 in the first leg before clinching another...
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