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Rugby Africa Cup: Uganda Tops Pool C Despite Shock Loss, To Face Kenya

Sunday, July 18*Zimbabwe 03-34 Uganda (Women)*Uganda 16-22 Algeria (Men) RankTeamPWDLFADB.PT.P1Uganda21016934+35262Algeria21014238+4153Ghana21013473-3904GamesP - Played, W - Won, D - Drawn, L - LostPointsF - For, A - Against, D - DifferenceB.P - Bonus Points, T.B - Table Points Uganda Rugby Cranes remained top of Pool C despite a shock defeat against minnows...

Rugby Africa Cup: Uganda Target Algeria Scalp

Sunday, July 18*Zimbabwe VS Uganda (Women), 1pm*Uganda VS Algeria (Men), 3pm Uganda Rugby Cranes will return to action on Sunday for their final Group C game of the Rugby Africa Cup. The Cranes will be seeking for a perfect ending in a game that will be behind closed doors at...

Uganda Withdrawn From Rugby 7s Olympics Repechage Tourney

Uganda Rugby 7s team has been withdrawn from World Rugby Sevens Repechage competition in Monaco after positive Covid19 cases in the delegation on arrival. The development, confirmed by World Rugby, comes a day to Uganda's tournament opener against Jamaica. Prior to departure, coach Tolbert Onyango, Aaron Ofoyrwoth, Joseph Aredo and...

Rugby: Elgon Cup Postponed

The upcoming first leg of the 2021 Elgon Cup has been postponed due to escalating numbers of Covid19 infections, Uganda Rugby Union has confirmed. Elgon Cup is competed for by Uganda and Kenya 15s teams every year home and away. The first leg in Kampala was scheduled for June 26th...

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...

Uganda Claim Sixth Spot At Emirates Invitational Tourney

The Uganda Rugby Cranes managed to finish sixth in the second round of the Emirates Invitational tournament in Dubai. On Thursday, Uganda lost all their three group games against Kenya, Spain and Canada. In the quarterfinal on Friday, the side lost to France 33-07. In the placement games, Uganda beat...

Tolbert Onyango Weighs In As Rugby Cranes Finish Seventh

Rugby Cranes finished seventh in the first of the two tournaments at the Emirates Invitational Sevens in Dubai. Uganda beat Spain 24-19 to seal seventh spot. The side had lost their three group games to finish bottom. They later lost to France 45:07 in Quarters. In placement games, the team...

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...

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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