Category «Sports»

Kipsiro for Bangalore Road Run

Moses Kipsiro is among the top stars lined up for the annual Bangalore Road Run that is on today in India. Uganda’s double 5,000 and 10,000 metre Common Wealth Champion faces other top runners from across the world. The race has attracted 25,000 runners including Kenya’s Geofferey Kipsang, Vincent Chepkok and Ababel Yenshaneh.    

Hassan Wasswa makes Madagascar list

Uganda Cranes Coach Micho Milutin Sedrojevic has revealed why he has opted to include troubled midfielder Hassan Wasswa in his final 18 man squad despite not being active in competitive Football. Wasswa has not played competitive football since CHAN 2014, but has surprisingly made the final 18 players who have traveled to Madagascar this morning. While releasing …

Boxers set for friendly with Kenya

A total of 26 boxers have started training at Lugogo ahead of a friendly Match with Kenyan counterparts slated for May 31st at the MTN Arena. According to the publicity secretary, Uganda Boxing Federation, Fred Kavuma, the friendly match against Kenya is meant to keep the boxers active, as they prepare for the Common Wealth …

Micho still banking on Odongkara

Uganda Cranes tactician Milutin Sredejevic Micho is optimistic that goal keeper Robert Odongkara will be up for selection for the pre-AFCON qualifier match against Madagascar on Sunday. Odongkara and Denis Onyango were earlier thought to be the most likely to miss the game but Coach Micho says the duo will be present if all goes as expected. …

Minister calls meeting on league football

FUFA president Moses Magogo

An emergency meeting is set to be held today between the FUFA president Moses Magogo and the Chairman Uganda Super League Fred Kavuma over the Super League confusion. The meeting called by State Sports Minister Charles Bakabulindi is intended to bring harmony between the two parties that have once again locked horns over the matter. …