Boxing National Team Trials Roadmap Tips Off With Vaccination

Uganda Boxing Federation (UBF) has through the secretariat and management commenced the roadmap to the scheduled national team selection trials with a mass free Covid-19 vaccination program. These particular trials are slated to kickstart next week and will see an involvement of over 700 boxers. These will take out each...

Olympics: Preview, TV, Time As Uganda’s Boxer Ssemujju Goes For Revenge

Monday, July 26Boxing: Younes Nemouchi (Algeria) Vs David Ssemujju Kavuma (Uganda)Time: 12:18pm (Ug time)Weight: Men’s middleweight (69-75kgs)Venue: Kokugikan ArenaChannel: Supersport (Dstv) & Sanyuka tv (StarTimes) Uganda's Middleweight champion David Kavuma Ssemujju will have a lot to fight for when he makes his Olympics debut this Monday against a familiar opponent....

Olympics: Uganda’s Boxers Learn Opponents

Olympics Boxing Draw Sheet Round of 32:*Welterweight: Shadir Musa Bwogi (gets a bye)*Flyweight: Catherine Nanziri Vs Namiki Tsukimi (Japan)*Middleweight: David Ssemujju Vs Younes Nemouchi (Algeria) Bombers captain Shadir Musa Bwogi, Uganda's welterweight champion, has received a bye to the round of 16. He will have to compete in division different...

Olympics: Bombers Enter Residential Camp In Kavumba

Uganda Boxers that will take part in Olympics have on Saturday entered residential camp as they seek to intensify their preparations ahead of the Tokyo games. The team of 11 comprises of three olympics bound boxers - Flyweight Catherine Nanziri, Welterweight Shadir Musa Bwogi and Middleweight David Ssemujju Kavuma. Three...

Timely Support For Boxers Ahead Of Olympics

African Chocolate Company has extended financial support to Boxers including the trio of welterweight Musa Shadir, middleweight David Semujju and flyweight Catherine Nanziri who are set for 2020 Tokyo Olympics. Besides the Olympic trio, other beneficiaries include Hellen Baleke who won bronze at African Games and Isaac Masembe. Pro fighters Shafic...

Uganda To Take Boxers To Global Olympics Qualifiers in France

The General Secretary of National council of sports Dr. Patrick Barnard Ogwel has confirmed that Uganda shall take boxers to the global Olympics qualifiers in France. Four members of Bombers team who reached the semis in the concluded African Boxing Championship in Dakar - Senegal, have high chances of going...

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...

Boxing: Ssemujju Beaten As Bombers Olympics Dream Fade

David Ssemujju lost to leave Bombers dream in shade. UBF photo Bombers David Ssemujju Kavuma lost his box-off fight to Cameroonian Dieudonne Wilfried Seyi Ntsengue by split decision 3-2 at the ongoing Africa Olympics qualifiers in Dakar. Ssemujju, Uganda's middleweight champion, to reach the Box-off, had lost his semifinal bout...

Four Bombers Seek To Keep Olympics Dream Alive

Uganda's national boxing team, the Bombers, will continue to hunt for Olympics slots and keep their slim hopes alive. Only four boxers out of the record number of boxers to represent Uganda at any event - 13 - that travelled to Dakar Tokyo 2020 Olympics qualifiers still have a chance....
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