Meet Aziz Saidi, the rising boxer

Uganda has had considerable boxing representation internationally and a number of young people are grooming for this glory. LinkmeUg’s Solomon Mwesigwa brings you Aziz Saidi Baluku a young boxer who is hopeful that he will one day represent Uganda at the common wealth and Olympics. What is your history with boxing? Aziz:  I started boxing […]

National Hockey League Results

Men : KHC Stallions 2 – 1 Weatherhead Women: KHC Swans 0 – 11 Wananchi New signing Benjamin Mpaka and Timothy Ntumba’s strikes gave KHC Stallions fans a reason to smile after a 2-1 victory over Weatherhead in the National Hockey League opener at Lugogo on Saturday 17th June 2017. Having ended the first-half on […]

Easter Hockey Open UG17

Finals Results Men: Wanainchi 2-1 Kampala Women: Wanainchi 2-1 Weatherhead Skipper Innocent Mbabali struck a brilliant brace as Wanainchi beat Kampala 2-1 in a thrilling final to lift the Easter Hockey Open crown on16th April at Lugogo National Hockey stadium. The tournaments third-joint top scorer with three goals Benjamin Mkapa scored a consolation goal for […]

What do you know about Dorcus Ajok?

Born on 12 July 1994, Dorcus  Ajok, the Ugandan athletic star can simply be described as a person who entered a marriage with athletics. And only old age or death can do them apart. Ajok, who was once on her way to an athletics competition broke her leg but recovered and still returned to the […]

Exodus college New National Netball Champions

Semi finals Kimanya 15 – 11 St Mary’s kitende Exodus 16 – 15 St Noa Finals Exodus Sec School 10 – 8 Kimanya Exodus college beat Blessed Sacrament Kimanya netball team (10-08) on 2nd April to lift the National netball tournament held at Blessed Sacrament Kimanya in Masaka. On Saturday, St. Noa Sec School put […]

Meet Atama Friday, the budding badminton player.

A number of young people are taking sports beyond the school environment to a professional table by training with different clubs. LinkmeUg’s Solomon Mutebi caught up with Taman a former student of St. Janan Kabalagala campus where he started playing badminton in form 2. Back ground Taman is a born of Arua Railway’s primary school […]

Jacob Kiplimo Gold Medal makes Uganda proud.

Thanks to 16 yr old Kiplimo, Uganda got her only gold and first gold at a world cross country at the IAAF World Cross Country Championships Kampala 2017. Kiplimo competed in the Men’s U20 race covering the 8km course in 22:40 which put an end to the Eritrean and Kenyan dominance of the race. Other […]

One on one with Peace Proscovia, Uganda’s Netball star.

Studying a Masters’ Degree, playing for a leading University in the UK and being a sports Ambassador is certainly no easy task but that is what Uganda sports superstar Peace Proscovia is juggling at Loughborough Lightning University. LinkmeUg’s Wilberforce Muzahura earlier this week spoke to Proscovia, via Skype. How does it feel to be part […]

Uganda Amputee Soccer Federation UASF elects new leaders

Persons with disability on 16th January 2017 elected representatives to govern the Uganda Amputee Soccer Federation – UASF in an election conducted at the Uganda Paralympic committee offices in Mulago. UASF is concerned with motivating, facilitating and organizing numerous sports activities for the amputee PWDs (people with disabilities) Kitimbo Lawrance was elected the new President […]