February: Six Rewarded At Real Stars Sports Awards

Six winners smiled away with cash prizes and gongs at Fortebet Real Stars Sports awards for the month of February. This, was at Copper Chimney Restaurant Lugogo on Monday. The winners from six disciplines include Aaron Ofoyrwoth (Rugby), Kirabo Namutebi (Swimming), Shadir Musa Bwogi (Boxing), Robert Ssentongo (Football), Jackson Mayanja...

Nominees For Real Stars Sports Awards Revealed

The nominees for Fortebet Real Stars Sports awards for the concluded month of February have been revealed. The awards are intended to reward excellence in sports monthly. The organisers have confirmed that the awarding ceremony will be held on Monday, March 16 at Copper Chimney. Beside Fortbet, Jude Color Solutions...

NCS Lauds Bombers, Para-athletics Teams

National Council of Sports, NCS, led by General Secretary Dr Patrick Bernard Ogwel officially welcomed back both Bombers and Para teams. The National boxing team, Bombers, returned from Dakar Senegal where they have been playing in Tokyo 2020 Olympics games. The Para team, from Morocco, took part in Tokyo 2020...

Woodball AGM Approves More Four Members

The game of woodball arrived in Uganda in 2006 and since then the game has been developing continuously. Over 40 clubs are already approved members as per 2019 and another four clubs have been approved in an annual general assembly held at Namirembe Balintuma over the weekend. Delegates from 41...

Vipers Unveil Fred Kajoba As New Coach

Uganda Premier League leaders SC Vipers have unveiled Fred Kajoba as their new coach, it's official. This, comes days after the club dissolved their entire technical staff led by Edward Golola this week. During the unveiling ceremony held at St Mary's Stadium Kitende, club president Dr Lawrence Mulindwa did not...

Obua Vows To Uplift National Sports Federations

Newly appointed Minister of State for Sports Hamson Denis Obua has promised to help all the sports federations affiliated to National Council of Sports (NCS). Obua made the remarks during the acclimatization tour of the NCS Lugogo sports complex on Tuesday. The Minister met NCS' board member and staff and...

Kathleen Noble: Uganda’s Rower Positive Ahead Of Tokyo 2020

In October 2019, Kathleen Noble went into Uganda’s history books when she became the first Ugandan to qualify for the Olympics in rowing, a fast growing sports discipline in the country. Noble booked her ticket to Tokyo in a qualification event that was held in Tunisia where she finished among...

Uganda Tennis Association Launch Wheelchair Tennis Project

The Uganda Tennis Association (UTA) has announced the newly approved program for the disabled at the press briefing held in Lugogo at Uganda Olympics Committee headquarters on Wednesday. Earlier in September this year, Uganda applied to International Tennis Federation (ITF) and their application was granted for Uganda to become a...

Kipchoge Beats Cheptegei To Retain World Athlete Of The Year Gong

Kenya's Marathoner Eliud Kipchoge has beaten Uganda's long dustance runner Joshua Cheptegei and three other athletes to retain the Male Athlete of the year in a glamorous event held on Saturday night in Monaco. USA's 400M hurdler Delila Muhammad was named the best female after a tremendous 2019 where she...

URA Vs Busoga: Tax Collectors To Miss Trio

Friday, November 15 *URA Vs Busoga United - 4:30PM URA FC may be without tricky winger Joachim Ojera, lanky defender Patrick Mbowa and new forward Daniel Isiagi when they host Busoga United in the StarTimes UPL match-day at Bombo Barracks ground. The game will be played at a neutral venue...

UPL: Proline Beat Bright Stars To End Winless Run

Tuesday, November 12 *Mbarara City 2-1 Onduparaka *Busoga United 1-1 Maroons *Kyetume 0-3 Wakiso Giants *Proline 2-1 Bright Stars *Vipers 1-0 URA Proline managed to overcome fellow relegation battlers Bright Stars to win 2-1 at StarTimes Stadium, Lugogo. Edirisa Lubega and Hakim Kiwanuka scored for the hosts while Augustine Kacancu's...

UPL: Ssentongo, Kyetume Compound Proline Misery

Tuesday, October 22 *Kyetume 1-0 Proline *Vipers 2-1 BUL *Maroons 1-3 KCCA Striker Robert Ssentongo scored the only goal of the game as Kyetume FC extended Proline's nightmare. The veteran forward struck in the 51st minute, sweeping home a Sharif Ssaka's low cross to get off the mark this season....

Athletics: Nakaayi, Nanyondo Bag Gold In Japan

Uganda's duo Halima Nakaayi and Winnie Nanyondo won gold each at the Denka Athletics Challenge on Saturday in Japan. Nakaayi, coming on track on the back of winning gold in the World athletics championship in Doha, managed to live as advertised. Halima Nakaayi. Courtesy photo She came fastest in 800M...

Athletics: Cheptegei, 10 Others Nominated For World Gong

Uganda's Joshua Cheptegei has made the list of 11 nominees for Male World Athlete of the year. This list is selected by an international panel of athletics experts. The milestone by Cheptegei follows his achievements in the year that saw him win gold in the 10,000M in the recently concluded...

About 150 Golfers Expected At 2019 Kinyara Tourney

The Kinyara Golf Open returns bigger and better. The organisers of the annual event anticipates a huge turn up of about 150 golfers from different parts of the country to take part in the 23rd edition. The tourney will be held on October 18-19 in Masindi districts. Professionals and gross...
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