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Rugby Africa Cancels 2020 Season Competitions 1

The decision is an outcome of consultative online meetings held over the last two months, with federations and doctors concerning the health situation in a world paralyzed by COVID-19. Through the consultations, it emerged that the current bans on travel, public gatherings and sporting events across Africa mean it is unlikely competitions will start up again on the continent this year.
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Former Uganda Cranes Captain Jimmy Kirunda Dead 1

Kirunda was part of the side that reached the final of the 1978 Nations Cup, one of his prominent contributions to the national team. They had won the 1976 and 1977 the Council for East and Central Africa Football Associations (Cecafa) cup.
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Basketball Body Ponders Next Move for 2020 National Championship FIBA 1

The Uganda National Basketball League (NBL) has announced plans to have teams play half of the total numbers of games as it ponders the return of the league amidst the COVID-19 Lockdown.
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Decision to Delay Olympic Games Informed by WHO Advice - IOC 1 Top story

This is the second time that a the global crisis has affected Games due to be held in Japan: Tokyo would have been the venue of the cancelled 1940 Summer event.
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WHO, FIFA Unveil Joint Campaign to Tackle COVID-19 1

Through the campaign, dubbed “Pass the message to kick out coronavirus” football stars are promoting five key steps for people to follow to protect their health in line with WHO guidance, focused on handwashing, coughing etiquette, not touching your face, physical distance and staying home if feeling unwell.
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2020 Summer Olympic Games Still On Amidst COVID-19 Concerns - IOC 2020 tokyo olympics 2

However, amidst the concerns, the IOC says it "remains fully committed to the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 and with more than four months to go before the games there is no need for any drastic decisions at this stage; any speculation at this moment would be counter-productive." Therefore, all athletes should continue preparing for the games as best as they can.
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Uganda – France Friendship Week Celebrations Postponed French Embassy 1

Speaking to journalists on Monday, French Ambassador Jules – Armand Aniambossou said while the Ministry of Health had inspected the various venues of the events they were set to hold between March 21st and 28th, they resolved to call off the celebrations that were to attract up to 100,000 people.
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Uganda Ejects Tanzania In 2020 FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup Qualifiers 2 3 Top story

Kunihira's long range goal in the 43rd minute eased tension on the Ugandan side. Her goal leveled up 2-2 on aggregate.
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National Basketball Season to Resume Amid Coronavirus Pandemic FUBA 1

President of the Federation of Uganda Basketball Association (FUBA) Nasser Serunjogi says that although Uganda is under FIBA, the local league is not controlled by FIBA.
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Okello, Akello Scoop 2019 Most Valuable Basketball Player Awards james okello shines 1

City Oilers player James Okello and Just Kip Living (JKL) Lady Dolphins Hope Akello were on Friday night crowned Most Valuable Players (MVP) of the National Basketball League Championship.
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Inadequate Training Cost Ugandan Boxers in Olympic Qualifiers-Muhangi Tokyo 2020 Olympics 5 2

Muhangi attributes the team’s dismal performance to inadequate training for the qualifiers. He explains that the team underwent training for 20 days compared to their opponents who prepared for close to 6 months.
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Uganda Spends UGX 200m on Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Qualifiers United Kingdom 4

The committee had initially drawn a budget of 1.8 billion Shillings for training and participation of 54 athletes in athletics, badminton, power lifting and golf with the hope of qualifying for the Tokyo games due to take place between August 25 and September 6.
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Team Uganda Upbeat About Tokyo 2020 Games Slots 3

The team won three gold, three silver and four bronze medals in the competition which was also the Paralympic qualifier event for athletics, blind ball, javelin and long jump among other sports. This means that all Uganda’s Gold medalists qualified for the much anticipated Tokyo 2020 Paralympic games scheduled for August 25 to September 6.
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Uganda Sends 10 Athletes for All Africa Paralympic Games 3 2

The 10 athletes include eight males and two females. They include 2016 Paralympics T46 1,500m silver medalist David Emong, Abdul Karim Lubega, Richard Ocira, Fred Masisa, Sam Mubaje, Wilfred Ocen, Al Bashir Bwaga, Alex Wilson Legu, Peace Oroma and Monica Ilalo. Ssenkungu says that if such a number of athletes qualify, then it will be good progress, considering that Emong was the only athlete who participated in the 2016 Rio Paralympics.
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Krausz, Thuzar Win Uganda International Badminton Open Titles 1

The Championship sanctioned by the Badminton World Federation (BWF) and graded as an International Series climaxed at the Lugogo Indoor Stadium.
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250 Youth Empowered to Fight HIV through Tennis Sport HIV/AIDS 6 4

The Program provides HIV/AIDS education and awareness, in honour of fallen African American tennis player, Arthur Ashe, the first and only African American male to win the U.S Open and Wimbledon singles titles. Ashe learned in 1988 that he had contracted AIDS through a blood transfusion and became an HIV/AIDS activist. He died in 1993 of AIDS-related pneumonia.
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Uganda's Cheptegei Breaks 5 Kilometer World Record joshua cheptegei 1

He clocked 12 minutes 51 seconds at the Monaco Run on Sunday
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Parliament Tasks Gov't on Unfulfilled Presidential Pledge to Sports 2019 afcon 5

Ssewanyana told the House that Uganda Cranes players may strike over the unfulfilled presidential pledge.
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Tanzania Ejects Uganda in 2020 FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Qualifiers 5 3

This loss marks the end of the road for team Uganda while Tanzania progresses to the next round having won 4-2 on aggregate against Uganda.
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Lake Victoria Serena Golf Course to Host Inaugural CEOs Tournament

According to Dennis Kahindi - CEO Liquid Telecom Uganda, about 100 CEOs and a small subsidiary category of people at almost CEO level will battle it out on and off the course.
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