Category «Sports»

Premier League Transfer window to close before start of season

Premier League clubs have voted narrowly in favor of closing the transfer window before the start of the domestic season, coming into force before the 2018-19 campaign. The summer transfer window will now shut at 5pm on the Thursday before the first game of the season, with the change affecting only incoming signings. The Premier …

Ladies Golf Open kicks off today

By Ritah Kemigisa: The 67th edition of the 2017 Uganda Ladies Golf Open officially kicks off today at the Uganda Golf Club, Kitante. The tournament to last three days is expected to attract over 160 local and foreign golfers. 27 foreign entries have been registered including six Kenyans, 12 Tanzanians, 6 Nigerians, two Rwandans, and …

Mohamed Salah strikes to send Egypt above Uganda in Group E

By David kugonza: Egypt gained revenge for last week’s defeat at Namboole by beating the Uganda Cranes 1-0 in Alexandria to leapfrog the cranes at the top of Group E with two rounds remaining. Liverpool star man Mohamed Salah’s early goal secured a 1-0 win over the winner after just six minutes, netting at the second attempt …

Police to ensure security at Namboole

By Ssebuliba Samuel: Police has vowed to ensure thorough security to all people willing to watch the historical match between Uganda and Egypt this Thursday. Speaking to media today, the Kampala metropolitan police spokesperson Emilian Kayima said that this is an international match with full watch of FIFA official thus security will be at its …