MARATHON-All Africa Games 10000m gold medallist Moses Kipsiro, will compete in the MTN Kampala International marathon on December 9. The Standard Athletics Club captain was among the big names to enter in the event. Kipsiro will be chasing his maiden title in the Open category. He will be making his second attempt, having fallen to Wilson Busienei two years ago. He will race against renowned stars in the region.
Kusuro in Abuja
ATHLETICS-World mountain running champion Geoffrey Kusuro left for Nigeria, to take part in the Obudu Ranch International mountain Race on Saturday. Kusuro was invited to the lucrative race after his performance in the World Road Running Championships, where he won gold on his debut.
SS in Kenya
SOCCER-Pay television channel Supersport International has entered the Kenyan market with a four year agreement to finance the Kenya Premier League. Kenyan football will receive a major boost with matches of the KPL set to be televised live on Supersport.
SOCCER-This yearâ€™s Kyabazinga Cup kicks off this Saturday at Bugembe stadium. The gala has attracted 21 football teams that will be grouped into eight groups. According to the sports director in the Busoga kingdom Richard Kimera, the event is partly supported by Oman-based Rashid Salim.
Sports in brief