Guinness affair: 2017 National Rugby Sevens head to Jinja

Guinness affair: 2017 National Rugby Sevens head to Jinja

Last Saturday was a merrymaking day as Rugby fans descended on Kyadondo Rugby Grounds to watch the opening and first Leg of the 2017 National Rugby Sevens Series. With Uganda Breweries Limited, through its premium brand, Guinness, having recently announced its UGX 200 millioncontribution to the Uganda National Sevens team, it was to be an […]

2017 National Rugby 7s earn Guinness’ Shs200m

2017 National Rugby 7s earn Guinness’ Shs200m

The 2017 National Rugby Sevens showpiece kick off on Saturday after Uganda Rugby Union (URU) and Uganda Breweries Limited renewed their partnership, announcing a new Shs200 million deal. Of the contribution, Shs100 million has been contributed in cash and the rest will be additional support. “Through Uganda Breweries Limited, Guinness has for many years been […]

Stanbic bankrolls Uganda Rugby Cranes ahead of Elgon Cup

Stanbic bankrolls Uganda Rugby Cranes ahead of Elgon Cup

Uganda vs. Kenya – 4.30pm, Legends Sports Club * Return leg on June 24 in Nairobi Stanbic Bank Uganda have timely renewed their two-year-long affair with Ugandan rugby ahead of Kenya’s visit for the first leg of the Elgon Cup, five more games this year. Sonia Karamagi Kasagga, Stanbic Bank’s Senior Marketing Manager on Tuesday […]

Rugby Cranes stars to test stamina with communicators

Rugby Cranes stars to test stamina with communicators

As Ugandan rugby start a fresh push for a place on the high table of International Rugby Board (IRB) big boys, the Uganda Rugby Cranes will prepare for their busy international fixtures in a unique way – by running with Uganda’s leading PR and communication professionals. he 10th edition of the Public Relations Association of Uganda monthly […]

City Ambulance announce as new Uganda rugby sponsorship

City Ambulance announce as new Uganda rugby sponsorship

Dr Hannington Byarugaba‘s multi-million private independent ambulance service – City Ambulance have Thursday unveiled their new sponsorship to Ugandan rugby as the country seeks to qualify for the 2019 World Cup in Japan. “Uganda can become the fifth African country to play in the World Cup,” City Ambulance’s Mugisha Kizito told TheUgandan. “For us as […]

Uganda destroys Japan in fierce 7s battle

Uganda destroys Japan in fierce 7s battle

The last day of the HSBC World Series in Dubai will forever be remembered for one of the sport’s more remarkable results. Just as they did at the the Africa Cup title in Nairobi, Kenya it was Uganda who supplied the biggest of shocks, downing Japan 19-26 in the 13th place semi-finals playoff of the […]

Allow me expose the rot in Uganda’s rugby

Allow me expose the rot in Uganda’s rugby

Why are you laughing when the standard of the game I love is being lowered and disgraced? The Current African Rugby 7’s champions and the 2007 African Rugby 15’s champions don’t get Independence Day medals but soccer players just qualify for the African Cup and lose the African Cup final in 1978 and they get […]