LACK of the financial muscle is further tearing down the cash-strapped Uganda Amateur Boxing Federation.The UABF assembly that was rescheduled for today has been pushed ahead to January 7. This follows failure of districts and clubs to pay their affiliation dues.This is the third time the assembly is being postponed.
ETHIOPIAâ€™s long distance runner and 2003 World gold medallist, Kenenisa Bekele and compatriot Berhane Adere jetted into Nairobi on Thursday afternoon for the 6th World Conference on Sport and Environment. Bekele, 5,000 and 10,000m world record holder until 2004 said he wanted to emulate Haile Gebresellasie.
KENYA International Open Darts championships starts in Nairobi Friday with Uganda and Tanzania teams featuring in the annual event. Both Uganda and Tanzania are expected this morning, ready for the showdown that Kenya dominated last year winning all titles except the womenâ€™s singles which was won by Olive Begomba of Uganda who will however not defend the title.
Nakinsige (1) 8 Ntalaganya (1) 7
IN what looks a fashion to lose on spot kicks, Ntalaganya went down 7-8 to Nankisige at the Bika byâ€™Abaganda soccer tournament on Thursday. The two sides had ended the 90 minutes tied at 1-1 and held onto game tying 5-5 before Nankisige won 8 -7.