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From Ball Boy To Rugby Cranes: The Inspiring Story Of Joseph Oyet

Empty Rwenzori water bottles used to improvise as rugby balls for a young Joseph Oyet and friends who always turned out very early to play at the Kyadondo pitch. Reflecting on those childhood days, Oyet says that it was always more "fun when it had rained." Little could he imagine...

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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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...
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Victoria Cup: Rugby Cranes Target Zimbabwe Revenge

Saturday, August 24 *Zimbabwe Vs Uganda Uganda will target revenge against Zimbabwe Sables when the teams meet in the Victoria Cup in Harare. The Rugby Cranes lost the reverse fixture 26-31 on July 27 at Legends, Kampala. Desire Ayera’s two tries, and three penalties plus a drop goal from Philip...
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Elgon Cup: Uganda Stops Kenya

Saturday, January 22 Ladies: Kenya 42-13 Uganda Men: Kenya 13-16 Uganda Uganda's senior men Rugby team, the Rugby Cranes, stunned Kenya in the Elgon Cup with a hard fought and deserved 16-13 win. Tries from Kobs' Adrian Kasito and Pius Ogena set the tone. Harlequins half back Aaron Ofoyrowth's kicks...