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Uganda Rugby 7s Squad For Olympic Repechage Tourney Named

The Uganda Rugby Cranes’ coaching team has named the 12 players that will represent the country at tbe forthcoming Olympic Repechage Tournament. The tourney takes place in Monaco on June 19-20, and will act as the qualifier for the Tokyo Olympics. Uganda is grouped in Pool B alongside France, Hong...

Rugby Cranes 7s Set For Final Olympic Qualifier

Rugby Cranes training. URU photo Courtesy Story Uganda 7s will get their bid to qualify for the Tokyo Olympic Games underway against Jamaica in their opening game of the World Rugby Sevens Repechage in Monaco in June. The games will take place at the Stade Louis II stadium starting on...

Uganda Rugby 7s Set For Solidarity Camp in South Africa

The Uganda rugby 7s team will be taking part in the upcoming Solidarity Camp organized by Rugby Africa in South Africa (Stellenbosch) in May. The men's camp will feature Kenya, Zimbabwe, Uganda and South Africa due May 6-16. Uganda, just like Zimbabwe, are two teams of the four yet to qualify...

Rugby Cranes Fall Thrice, Face France In Quarter

Friday, April 2*Argentina 38-14 Uganda*Canada 40-5 Uganda*Japan 19-12 Uganda Quarter final:*Argentina Vs Chile*Japan Vs Spain*Canada Vs Kenya*Uganda Vs France Uganda Rugby Cranes finished bottom of their group after losing three from as many games on the opening day of the Emirates Invitational 7s tournament. The team lost 38-14 in the...

Uganda Rugby Sevens Squad For Emirates Invitational Named

Uganda Rugby Sevens team. Rugby Africa photo Uganda has named their squad for the upcoming Emirates Invitational Rugby Sevens tournament. The tourney is due April 2/3 and April 8/9 at the Emirates Dubai Stadium. Uganda Rugby Sevens is among the eight nations to take part alongside Kenya, Canada, Japan, Spain,...

Rugby 7s Challenger Series: Uganda Eye Top Eight

Uganda set to compete at the World Rugby Challenger series. Courtesy. Saturday, February 15 *Uganda Vs Italy - 5:03PM *Uganda Vs Paraguay - 8:09PM *Germany Vs Uganda - 11:47PM Pool A: Japan, Tonga, Portugal UruguayPool B: Hong Kong, Jamaica, Papua New Guinea, ColombiaPool C: Germany, Uganda, Italy, ParaguayPool D: Chile...

Rugby Sevens Team Calls For Official State Recognition

Uganda's senior Rugby Sevens team has sought for official government honour. Uganda Rugby players, despite their size, have always shied away when it comes to saying out their views and ask for the recognition they deserve. And their sweat have gone without being honoured, with Netball and Uganda Cranes enjoying...
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Rugby Challenger Series: Tolbert Onyango Names Sevens Squad

(Rugby Afrique) Uganda coach Tolbert Onyango has summoned a 12-man squad for the forthcoming 2020 World Rugby Sevens Challenger Series. Uganda was drawn in Pool C alongside Germany, Italy, and Paraguay. The two legs of the inaugural World Rugby Sevens Challenger Series will be played in South America in Chile...
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Uganda Off For Africa Rugby Tourney In South Africa

Uganda's contingent has left for the 2019 Rugby Africa Men's 7s tourney in Johannesburg, South Africa. The contingent, that had 12 players, captained by Michael Okorach, left at 10:50 at Entebbe International Airport. Uganda's team, coached by Tolbert Onyango, will take on Mauritius on 8th November 2019 at the Bosman...

Roke 7s: Betway Kobs Crowned Champions

Betway Kobs clinched the 2019 Roke Telkom National Rugby 7s title on Saturday at Legends club in Lugogo, Kampala. Despite losing the last circuit to rivals Pirates 05-24, Kobs had already accumulated enough points to finish on top of the log. Coming into the Edward Kitaka Memorial Sevens on Saturday,...

Roke 7s: Betway Kobs Clinch Jinja Sevens To Near Championship

Saturday, August 10 *Finals: Betway Kobs 28-19 Black Pirates Betway Kobs beat Pirates 28-19 to win the Jinja Sevens in the Roke Telkom National Rugby Sevens at the Dam Waters, Jinja. Two tries from Adrian Kasito and one each from Pius Ogena and Norbert Okeny gave the Betway sponsored team...

Rugby Union Calls For Calm After Mbale Leg cancellation

The maiden Mbale circuit on the Roke Telkom national rugby sevens calendar that was scheduled on August 3, never happened. Uganda Rugby Union (URU) has called for calm, as it makes further investigations into the matter. The union has been at the receiving end of criticism since the cancellation. It...

Roke 7s: Betway Kobs, Black Pirates Take Rivalry To Mbale

Betway Kobs and Black Pirates will renew their rivalry as the Roke Telkom National Rugby sevens series moves to Mbale. The sixth circuit of this year's series is to be held on Saturday at the Busamaga Rugby grounds. This is the new addition on the calendar, just like the recent...

Roke 7s: Betway Kobs Captain Explains Loss, Picks Positives

Betway Kobs lost 38-05 to Stanbic Black Pirates in the Coronation 7s finals on Saturday at the ongoing Roke Telkom National Rugby 7s league. The defeat, cut Kobs' lead over second placed Pirates to just three points with three circuits to go. "People's body language wasn't at its pick," noted...

Roke 7s: Pirates Defend Coronation Circuit To Reduce Deficit On Top

Note: The Coronation7s are hosted by the Shell Rimula Rhinos. They are held in celebration of the 26th anniversary of Kabaka Ronald Muwenda Mutebi II. This was the third edition. Saturday, July 20 *Finals: Stanbic Pirates 38-05 Betway Kobs Stanbic Black Pirates obliterated Betway Kobs to clinch the Coronation Circuit...
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