Government will provide Shs7.1 billion to support Ugandan athletes who will participate in the 2022 Commonwealth games due to take place between 28 July and 08 August 2022 in Birmingham, United Kingdom.
The Minister of Education and Sports, First Lady Janet Kataaha Museveni has congratulated the golden medalist Jacob Kiplimo for setting a new world record at the EDP Lisbon Half Marathon in Portugal last Sunday.
SuperSport viewers on DStv and GOtv can look forward to Round 10 action from La Liga, with matches scheduled to run from Friday 22 to Monday 25 October 2021.
Ugandan marathon runner Joshua Cheptegei has broken two long-standing world records - the 5,000m one on August 14 in Monaco and now the 10,000m one on Wednesday night in Valencia. He has done this within the space of two months.
World Athletics has voted Uganda's Joshua Cheptegei as the Athlete of the Month-August following his recent triumph in Monaco. The 23-year-old run a 5,000m race in 12:35.36 seconds, destroying the 12:37.35 that Ethiopian long-distance runner Bekele set in the Netherlands in 2004.
Ugandan Joshua Cheptegei ensured a thrilling return for competitive athletics on Friday as he shattered the much-vaunted 16-year-old 5,000m world record at the Monaco Diamond League.
Joshua Cheptegei shattered the world record in the 5km, clocking 12:51* at the Monaco Run 5km in the Mediterranean Principality today (16).
Joshua Kiprui Cheptegei who recently won the men's 10,000m in Doha, Qatar has this afternoon paid a courtesy call on the Senior Presidential Advisor on Special Operations Lt Gen Muhoozi Kainerugaba.