today's Pick
Moses Kipsiro wins gold in Glasgow
Publish Date: Aug 02, 2014
Moses Kipsiro wins gold in Glasgow
Moses Kipsiro lets the Uganda flag float over him as he relishes his accomplishment. PHOTO/Mpalanyi Ssentongo
  • mail
  • img
newvision


GLASGOW - It was a glamorous Friday night for Team Uganda as they scooped a total of four medals. Moses Kipsiro successfully defended his Commonwealth gold medal for the 10,000m while runner Winnie Nanyondo; Light and heavy weight boxers Fazil Juma Kaggwa and Mike Sekabembe respectively scooped bronze. Take a look . . . 

(PHOTOGRAPHY by Norman Katende & related GALLERY by Mpalanyi Ssentongo [at bottom] )


Moses Kipsiro (middle) after being awarded the gold medal for the 10000m



Moses Kipsiro (3rd-left) during the race



Team Uganda being congratulated by fans after Kipsiro's narrow win of 0.03 secs



Kipsiro (right) celebrates his win with teammates

 


Fans including Uganda Olympic president William Blick (left) take a selfie with Kipsiro



Winnie Nanyondo celebrates her bronze medal in the 800m



Nanyondo (right) on the podium, had to settle for bronze on a triumphant night for Team Uganda


View related gallery
here

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
Indonesia issues execution orders for Australians, Filipino
Two Australian drug traffickers and a Filipino woman were on Saturday given official notification by Indonesia that they will be executed, but with no given date, reports and a lawyer said....
Jose Mourinho ramped up his long-running war of words with Arsene Wenger on Friday as the Chelsea manager hit back at criticism from his Arsenal counterpart....
Man who shot Reagan
Staff treating the man who shot US president Ronald Reagan testified Friday that he was "ready" for life outside the mental hospital and is so extensively trailed by the Secret Service that the government can know where he is anytime....
Looming firing squad for foreign drug convicts
Families of foreign drug convicts set to be hauled before the firing squad in Indonesia issued desperate mercy pleas Saturday....
Apple Watch begins global launch - quietly
The Apple Watch makes its global debut on Friday in a launch aimed at making Apple the leader in wearable technology....
Candidate uses nude photos for election campaign posters
A naked nationalist is stirring up election billboards in Japan, offering a bit of colour - and a lot of flesh - to get out the vote....
Do you support KCCA'S move to return city communter buses?
Yes
No
Can't Say
follow us
subscribe to our news letter