• August 8, 2020

Tags : Rita Imanishimwe

Rita Imanishimwe: A Day In Life Of A Basketball Star

Rita Imanishimwe is one of the house-hold names in Ugandan basketball. Her five league titles, and still counting, speaks volumes. Imani, as she prefers to be called, plays for JKL Lady Dolphins – A team she joined from UCU after graduating with a Bachelor’s degree in Mass Communication. During this lockdown due to the novel […]Read More

3X3 World Cup Qualifiers: End Of The Road For Uganda

Sunday, May 5 Uganda 12-14 Brazil (after overtime) Uganda’s world cup dream was ended by Brazil after a quarter final 12-14 defeat at Hiram Bithorn in San Juan, Puerto Rico. Despite putting up a good display by the whole squad of Claire Lamunu, Jamila Nansikombi, Rita Imanishimwe and Sarah Ageno, the Gazelles failed to find […]Read More

3X3 World Cup Qualifiers: Uganda Split Games On Day 1

Saturday, May 4 Uganda 10-16 Australia Estonia 6-13 Uganda Uganda’s senior national women’s basketball team, the Gazelles had a mixed start at the ongoing 2019 FIBA 3X3 World Cup Qualifiers. The girls lost the opener 10-16 against Australia before bouncing back to beat Europe’s Estonia 13-6 in thrilling games played in Puerto Rico. Uganda, clearly […]Read More

JKL’s Imanishimwe Predicts Tough Duel Against UCU

Friday, April 19 *UCU Lady Canons Vs JKL Lady Dolphins, 6:30 PM *KIU Titans Vs Betway Power, 8:30 PM (YMCA Court, Wandegeya) JKL Lady Dolphins Shooting guard Rita Imanishimwe has said that ‘there is no guaranteed win for anyone’ in reference to her team’s duel with UCU Lady Canons on Friday at YMCA Court in […]Read More