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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Herbert Muyomba – a rising star in Uganda’s football.

  LinkmeUg sports met with Herbert Muyomba aka Herbert skills a rising star playing for Kampala University in the university league and in the professional Uganda Big League Maroons Fc.   Muyomba has just completed his Bachelor’s degree in Mass Communication at the university cortsery of his sports talent and in 2013, he was part of the K.U team which won […]

Denis Onyango to retire soon

By: [email protected] Uganda Cranes seasoned goalkeeper Denis Onyango has announced his international retirement plans. The 31-year-old announced this on Monday night after he was named the Absa Premiership Goalkeeper of the Season in South Africa for keeping 12 clean sheets in 22 league games, as his team Mamelodi Sundowns clinched the Absa Premiership title.   […]

Concern over Diego Costa’s unpunished behaviour

By [email protected] Football critics have noticed something unusual about Diego Costa. He seems to commit so many offenses right before everyone’s eyes except the referees. The Chelsea striker has not been sent off in six years despite a series of serious offenses. The former Athletico Madrid striker has been caught on camera, pushing, scratching and […]

Djokovic reigns

By [email protected] Novak Djokovic has defeated Andy Murray in four straight sets to win his sixth Australian Open title. The world number 1 has defended his crown in the fifth consecutive Grand Slam final after pipping Murray to the title for a fourth time; he won with a commanding 6-1 7-5 7-6 (7-3) victory at […]