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Rugby World Cup Sevens; Uganda Team Set For Second Successive Appearance Named

Rugby World Cup Sevens; Uganda Team Set For Second Successive Appearance Named

Over the past three years, Uganda’s Rugby World Cup Sevens men’s squad has not, and does not, change much. Tolbert Onyango, the head coach, has maintained his squad from as far back as 2015 and has turned them into championship-winning men. The real core of the roster has not changed despite a few new faces joining and leaving the squad. ...

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Uganda Rugby 15’s Team Urged To Emulate The 7’s Team As It Leaves For France

Uganda Rugby 15’s Team Urged To Emulate The 7’s Team As It Leaves For France

Hon. Denis Hamson Obua, the state sports minister had a few remarks as he saw off the Uganda Rugby 15’s team to France. A few other notables like the National Council of Sports (NCS) chairperson Ambrose Tashobya, General secretary Dr. Bernard Patrick Ogwel and other sports federations leaders sided with Hon. Obua. They were just outside the Copper Chimney Restaurant. ...

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Transgender Athletes Banned From Rugby League Top Events

Transgender Athletes Banned From Rugby League Top Events

Transgender athletes have been banned from playing international games by the Rugby League as it does further research on its inclusion policy. According to the sports governing body, it is important to balance the individual’s right to participate, especially against perceived risk to other participants. This move comes as many other sports are wrestling over trans inclusions. On Sunday, transgender ...

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Rugby Cranes 7s Team eyes CWG Berth

Rugby Cranes 7s Team eyes CWG Berth

The Rugby Cranes 7s team is looking to qualify for the Birmingham Commonwealth Games starting July 28 to August 8th. However, in order for them to qualify for them, they have to finish the Africa Cup in the top two positions. Kampala will host a number of countries April 23 to 24 in the Rugby Africa 7s Championship. They include ...

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Rugby Legend Sseguya Robert Dead

Rugby Legend Sseguya Robert Dead

Coach Sseguya Robert, who has been known as one of Uganda’s greatest rugby players has unfortunately passed on. Soggy, as he was commonly known, lost the battle to leukemia on Tuesday following months of illness that brought together everyone he loved. The 43-year-old got diagnosed with blood cancer in May after feeling unwell while coaching his club side – Jinja ...

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