• July 10, 2020

Tags : Volleyball

Volleyball: Lady Cranes Ranked Ninth In Africa

Uganda’s senior women national volleyball team, the Lady Cranes, are ranked ninth on the continent according to the latest rankings released by the International Volleyball Federation (FIVB). These, are the latest rankings since the new system of counting was put in place this year. The World Ranking score (WR score) reflects the current sporting strength […]Read More

Government Support To Volleyball Is Long Overdue – UVF President

Uganda Volleyball Federation President Hadija Namanda has finally revealed her discontent after no funds were allocated to Volleyball. Namanda, mother to renown swimmer Kirabo Namutebi, is one of the few female head of sports federations in Uganda. Despite Volleyball being one of the most followed sports discipline in the country – that has also raised […]Read More

Volleyball: League To Serve Off In April

Uganda National Volleyball League will be launched in April according the 2020 draft Volleyball Federation calendar seen by this website. The league will serve off in mid April with actual dates expected to be released this Sunday. KCB-Nkumba University beat KCCA to win the Women category while Nemostars are men’s defending champions following finalists Sport-S […]Read More

NSSF KAVC Volleyball: Nkumba, Homegrown Crowned Champions

Sunday, August 4 Women Finals: *Nkumba 3-0 Ndejje (25-10, 25-18, 25-17) Men Finals *Homegrown 3-0 Gacosmos (25-19, 25-15, 25-11) Uganda’s Nkumba and Kenya’s Homegrown are the 2019 NSSF KAVC champions in Women and Men categories respectively. Kenya’s Homegrown beat Burundi’s Gacosmos 3-0 to clinch the Men’s crown. The Kenyan side had beaten Burundi’s Rukinzo while […]Read More

Volleyball: Prize Money For NSSF KAVC Winners Increased

NSSF Uganda, a body mandated by Government to provide social security services to employees in the private sector, has extended their support towards developing Volleyball and sports in general, in the country. The body has once again boosted the annual International Volleyball Tournament set in Uganda – NSSF KAVC International. This year’s, will take place […]Read More

Volleyball: Must Know About NSSF KAVC International Tourney

The 23rd edition of the NSSF KAVC International Volleyball tournament was launched on Tuesday midday at UOC offices in Lugogo. The much anticipated showdown will serve off on August 2-4, at the MTN indoor Arena in Lugogo. The objective of this year’s tourney is to provide high level international volleyball competition. This tourney, is organized […]Read More

Volleyball: Nkumba Women Retain Genocide Crown

Sunday, June 30 Women Finals: Nkumba VC 3-0 RRA (25-13, 25-21, 25-22) Nkumba University Women Volleyball Club (NUVC) successfully defended the 21st edition of the Rwanda Genocide Memorial Volleyball title. The Entebbe based side eased past home side Rwanda Revenue Authority (RRA) by three straight sets in the final played at Amahora indoor Stadium in […]Read More

Volleyball: KAVC In Kigali For Genocide Memorial Tourney

Kampala Amateur Volleyball Club (KAVC) is one of the Ugandan teams to represent the country at the Genocide Memorial Tourney. The 3-days event serves off on Friday till Sunday at the Petit Stadium in Kigali. Work commitments and studies deterred the club from fielding the women’s side. A contingent of 10 Players departed by road […]Read More

Volleyball: Uganda Overcome Rwanda To Finish Second

Day One (Monday) *Kenya 3-2 Uganda (22-25, 25-21, 25-21, 15-12) *Egypt 3-1 Rwanda (25-23, 25-18, 23-25, 25-16) Day Two (Tuesday) *Egypt 3-1 Uganda (25-17, 15-25, 25-14, 25-20) *Kenya 0-3 Rwanda (26-24, 25-23, 26-24) Day Three (Wednesday) *Uganda 3-1 Rwanda (25-23, 28-26, 18-25, 35-33) *Kenya 1-3 Egypt (19-25, 25-23, 26-28, 20-25) Table: Egypt – 9 pts […]Read More

Volleyball: Uganda Suffers Second Defeat In Kenya

Featured Image – Action between Uganda and Kenya on day one. Courtesy photo Day One (Monday) *Kenya 3-2 Uganda (22-25, 25-21, 25-21, 15-12) *Egypt 3-1 Rwanda (25-23, 25-18, 23-25, 25-16) Day Two (Tuesday) *Egypt 3-1 Uganda (25-17, 15-25, 25-14, 25-20) *Kenya 0-3 Rwanda (26-24, 25-23, 26-24) Day Three (Wednesday) *Uganda Vs Rwanda *Egypt Vs Kenya […]Read More

NCS Flags Off Volleyball Cranes Amidst Financial Hardships

Uganda senior Men Volleyball team’s chances of reaching the All Africa Games finals in Morocco hang in balance as they are set to leave for the Zone Five qualifiers in Nairobi, Kenya with a sad face. The team needed 12000 dollars, with the accommodation projected at $700 (50 dollars per person per day for 20 […]Read More

Volleyball: Kenya Obliterate Uganda To Storm All Africa Games

Tuesday, May 21 *Rwanda 3-0 Ethiopia *Kenya 3-0 Uganda (25-20, 25-17, 25-16) Kenya’s senior women national Volleyball team managed to live as advertised. The side made light work of Uganda to clinch a 3-0 deserved victory and storm the 2019 All Africa Games. The prestigious 12th edition will take place in August 19-22, 2019 in […]Read More

Volleyball: Uganda Ease Past Ethiopia, Face Rwanda

Sunday, May 19 *Kenya 3-0 Rwanda (25-10, 25-17, 25-10) *Ethiopia 0-3 Uganda (25-17, 25-19, 25-13) Monday, May 20 *Ethiopia Vs Kenya, 6:00 PM *Uganda Vs Rwanda, 8:00 PM Uganda’s women national Volleyball team rolled over Ethiopia to get off the mark in the Zone V African games women Qualifiers that got underway on Sunday evening […]Read More

Volleyball: Nemostars Unveil New Players Ahead Of League Opener

The National Volleyball league season is in the corner and Nemostars have already shown their intent of defending their crown. The reigning Champions who also finished sixth on the continent amidst financial constraints, unveiled their new players ahead of the season that serve off this Friday at Lugogo. Bernard Malinga (centre blocker), Emma Elanyu (Libero), […]Read More