Sport
DMark Kobs are Lions Cup kings
Publish Date: Feb 08, 2014
DMark Kobs are Lions Cup kings
DMark Kobs Scott Oluoch in action. Photo/Michael Nsubuga
  • mail
  • img
newvision

By Robert Mwesigye
 

When DMark Kobs claimed the rugby super league last weekend after an emphatic win over Eazy money Rhinos, the battle was in fact far from over.

Going into this weekend’s fixture against former serial champions MTN Heathens, there was a lot at stake. First it was also a contest for the Lions Cup where the two top teams with the highest scores contest to see who comes out on top.
 

Kobs had beaten Heathens at home 19-11 and the former defending champions were looking to salvage pride and not get beaten home, plus win the Lions Cup. But that was not to happen!
 

Dmark Kobs are the reigning rugby super league champions and Lions Cup champions having thrashed Heathens home and away.
 

The highly anticipated game lived up to its billing with the first half ending at 8-6 in favour of Kobs. And with just two tries in either half; Ronald Musajja touching down for Kobs early in the first half and Asuman Mugerwa touching down for Heathens in the second half, the rest of the counter was blood and sweat!
 

Joseph Aredo for Kobs, also man of the match, took the day for Kobs having come on top of his opponent kicker, Philip Wokorach who fell short of taking the day for Heathens with a failed penalty that dipped just inches short of the posts in the last minute of the game.

The game ended 14-13 in favour of Kobs.

 

The statements, comments, or opinions expressed through the use of New Vision Online are those of their respective authors, who are solely responsible for them, and do not necessarily represent the views held by the staff and management of New Vision Online.

New Vision Online reserves the right to moderate, publish or delete a post without warning or consultation with the author.Find out why we moderate comments. For any questions please contact digital@newvision.co.ug

  • mail
  • img
blog comments powered by Disqus
Also In This Section
What Next after Afrobasket Championship?
When the pride and satisfaction of Uganda's debut appearance at the Afrobasket Championship subsides, it will be time to look forward....
Byekwaso for Mr. Natural Universe
Uganda’s best Ivan Byekwaso is confident and ready to prove to the world that there is talent in Uganda as he prepares for his first appearance at Mr. Natural Universe Bodybuilding Competition starting September 5 in Texas, US....
Adipo named Vice Chairman Referees Commitee
Former FIFA referee Catherine Adipo isthe new vice chairman of the FUFA Referees standing committee (FRSC). Adipo replaces George Kabwemukya...
Stars to watch out for at Pearl of Africa Rally
These are the drivers who stand out from the crowd in this weekend’s V-Power Pearl of Africa Rally. They not only have some of the best machines, but their skills at the wheel also stand out....
Uganda’s candle burns out
Any hopes of Uganda’s getting more than one medal at the IAAF World Championships were blown away on Thursday after the remaining man standing Ronald Musagala failed to advance to the semifinal of the men’s 1500m....
SC Villa joining the Cancer Run
As the D-Day for the fourth edition of the Rotary Cancer Run edges closer, one of Uganda’s most successful clubs, SC Villa, have registered to take part in the Centenary Bank and Pepsi-sponsored-Run whose purpose is to raise funds to put up a blood bank facility at Mengo....
Do you support KCCA'S move to ban campaign posters from the city?
Yes
No
Can't Say
follow us
subscribe to our news letter