Uganda Amateur Boxing Federation (UABF) is to introduce bursaries for the best boxers in the national schools championship next month. The move is an attempt by UABF boss Roger Ddungu to take boxing to schools in order to improve the sport.
Ssebabi is the man to beat
Africa body building bronze medallist John Bosco Ssebabi will be the centre of attraction when the Mr Kampala championship is held on August 19 at Nsambya Sharing Hall. Ssebabi will battle foes Ismail Mukalazi and Steven Serumaga for the accolade.
Museveni to dine with KKL
The Kampala Kids League team that swept a hat-trick in Europe will dine with President Yoweri Museveni soon. National Council of Sports general secretary Jasper Aligawesa revealed this on Friday at a luncheon hosted by KKL official sponsors Stanbic Bank.
Federer, Nadal ease through
Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal eased into the third round of the Montreal Masters with straight-sets wins on Wednesday.
World number one Federer tamed the giant serve of Croat Ivo Karlovic to win 7-6 7-6 and Nadal beat Russian Marat Safin 7-6 6-0.