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USPA Gala in pictures

By Julius Sennyimba Uganda Sports Press Association annual gala happened again yesterday, July 14 at Imperial Royale. A list of sports personalities walked home wearing large smiles, among them, Denis Onyango, who bagged the most accolades. He clinched the Best Football Player of the Year and Sports Personality of the Year nods. The event was graced by the first son, Muhoozi...

Onduparaka’s Shaban pens farewell letter

By Kampala Sun writer Onduparaka Football club captain, Muhammed Shaban has bid farewell to the club that thrust him into the limelight. He released an emotional statement for the fans, fellow players and team officials ahead of his proposed move to South African giants Super Sport United. Yes they have being (sic) complications about me and club board members...

Golf: Kenya beats Uganda, retains Victoria cup title.

By Kampala Sun writer Kenya once again proved its golfing prowess on the East African Continent after it defeated arch-rivals Uganda to win the second Edition of the Victoria Cup at the Par 71 Entebbe Golf Course. Following, a three day golfing action, Kenya garnered a total of 14 points beating Uganda by two points that finished with a total...

Sunderland super fan Bradley Lowery passes away.

Bradley Lowery was the boy who touched the hearts of millions across the globe. Although he came to the attention of the public because of his battle with cancer, it was his courage, fighting spirit and megawatt smile that will linger longest in the memory. Bradley, who sadly past away on Friday afternoon, was diagnosed with neuroblastoma in 2013, but...

Manchester United star Wayne Rooney set to join Everton for NOTHING

Manchester United are ready to waive a fee for Wayne Rooney as they look to smooth his departure from Old Trafford. Rooney's agent Paul Stretford was pictured outside Everton chairman Bill Kenwright's London offices on Wednesday afternoon as they thrashed out a contract with the 31-year-old, who is currently on £230,000 a week at Old Trafford. Sportsmail reported on May 12...

Alexandre Lacazette joins Arsenal for club record £46.5m from Lyon

Arsenal have completed the signing of French striker Alexandre Lacazette from Lyon for a club record £46.5m fee on a five-year deal. The fee - up to £52.6m with add-ons - will surpass the £42.4m Arsenal paid Real Madrid for Mesut Ozil in 2013. Lacazette, who has won 11 caps for France, was the second-highest scorer in Ligue 1 last season...

Messi mocked: Dribbles like a don, dances like a donkey!

On the pitch, Barcelona icon Lionel Messi is hailed a genius - but the same can't be said for the legendary footballer's sloppy-at-best dancing skills. Messi's mediocre moves were captured in a hilarious video shot at the 30-year-old's wedding to childhood sweetheart, Antonella Roccuzzo. The clip shows the sporting star's awkward attempt to boogie on down during the couple's raving wedding...

Confederations Cup : KCCA Quarter Final dream alive

By Kampala Sun writer KCCA 3-1 FUS Rabat Rivers 0-2 Club Africain KCCA’s chances of qualifying for the lucrative Caf Confederations Cup quarter finals received a major boost yesterday (Sunday) when they steamrolled Morocco’s FUS Rabat. The Azam Uganda Premier League and Uganda Cup champions have turned the Phillip Omondi Stadium into a fortress bagging a maximum 9 points...

Messi’s greatest match… Argentina superstar marries his childhood sweetheart

Childhood sweethearts Lionel Messi and Antonella Roccuzzo have tied the knot in a glamorous ceremony in Rosario . The pair shared a passionate kiss for the cameras after marrying as the newlyweds lovingly embraced out on the red carpet. Messi looked besotted with his new bride as they held hands while walking out of the Rosario City Center complex after the...

FUBA President Tashobya wife now a public secret

By Julius Senyimba Federation of Uganda Basketball Association boss Ambrose Tashobya is a very private person when out of the sports circles. The FUBA president who got married a decade and more back had kept his wife a secret for a good time but early this week, he shared the secrecy with his Facebook friends when he posted a photo...

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