Category Archives: Sports

Cranes Coach Mckinstry optimistic that the boys will do a great job

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By Whisper Sports

The Uganda cranes team is in Cameroon to participate in the forthcoming CHAN Tournament kicking off this month. Cranes coach says the team is in good shape and is hopeful the squad he has in camp is good enough to put up good displays in the tournament

UPDF choppers evacuate Abim football team accident victims

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A Uganda People’s Defense Forces-UPDF choppers has airlifted 16 footballers who were injured in an accident in Abim district to Matany Hospital in Napak for further management. 

The 16 were injured when a Fuso truck registration number UAZ 712Z they were travelling on board on Saturday failed to climb a hill, less than 10 km from takeoff and rolled back killing four people on spot and injuring dozens more.    

Liverpool reached the FA Cup fourth round with a comfortable victory over a Covid-affected Aston Villa

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A coronavirus outbreak at their training ground this week meant no first-team players were available to Villa, with the club fielding a starting XI composed of seven under-23 players and four from the under-18s.

But despite conceding in the fourth minute when Sadio Mane headed in, they remained resolute in defence for the rest of the half and then stunned the visitors when 17-year-old Louie Barry equalised.

The big names to miss the CHAN final tournament

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The big names to miss the CHAN final tournament

Every local based player in Uganda would love to get a chance to features in the CHAN Tournament as it acts as a good opportunity to showcase your talents to attract bigger clubs outside Uganda.

Coach Mckinstry named his final 25 man squad but as Whisper sports, we today bring those names that missed out on the final list but were capable of securing a slot in there.

Cranes Coach Jonathan Mckinstry confirms the final 25 man squad for the CHAN Tournament

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Cranes Coach Jonathan Mckinstry confirms the final 25 man squad for the CHAN Tournament

The Irish man has confirmed a 25 man squad that will represent Uganda at this year’s tournament naming Vipers SC defender Halid Lwaliwa as captain of the team not the experienced box to box midfielder Tony Mawejje as many expected

Cranes Coach Jonathan Mckinstry summons four KCCA players to join the CHAN Squad

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Cranes Coach Jonathan Mckinstry summons four KCCA players to join the CHAN Squad

Uganda Cranes Coach has included four KCCA FC players and they will be joining the Uganda Cranes camp in Cameroon ahead of the CHAN Tournament.

The lucky four are goalkeeper Charles Lukwago, Denis Iguma, Bright Anukani, and striker Brian Aheebwa.

Shot stopper Mathias Kigonya joins Tanzanian giants Azam FC

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Shot stopper Mathias Kigonya joins Tanzanian giants Azam FC. Whisper Eye Reports

Kigonya joins Azam from Zambia’s Forest Rangers on a free transfer after he signed a two-year contract with the Chamanzi best club.

According to Kigonya’s personal manager Simon Wasswa, the Keeper is just waiting to be unveiled since the deal is already signed.

Tyson Fury: I’ll take out Anthony Joshua very early !

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Tyson Fury feels he has what it takes to stop Anthony Joshua inside one or two rounds – ahead of their potential showdown in 2021.

The two men have been on a collision course for a number of years, with Fury making it clear that he wants the unification clash to take place next.

Another Boxer “vegas” Lubega feared kidnapped – reports

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Another Boxer “vegas” Lubega feared kidnapped – reports

Whisper Eye has learnt that former World Boxing Champion (WBC) Joey Vegas Lubega has been kidnapped by unknown people.

Joseph Lubega who has won the World Boxing Council International light heavyweight title led a group of boxers in Uganda to join Hon Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu alias Bobi Wine to his National Unity Platform (NUP) party.

President Museveni states why Champion Zebra was murdered

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President Museveni narrates why Champion Zebra was murdered. Whisper Eye Reports

President Yoweri Museveni on Thursday evening confirmed that its security forces killed boxing Champion Zebra Ssenyanya aka Mando.

According to Museveni the former national boxing champion was shot and killed by soldiers he deployed to hunt for people being used by the opposition politicians to cause havoc in Kampala and other surrounding areas.

Lewis Hamilton knighted

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Formula 1 world champion Lewis Hamilton has been knighted in the Queen’s New Year Honours list.

The Briton, 35, sealed a seventh drivers’ title at the Turkish Grand Prix in November – equalling Michael Schumacher’s championships record.

Rugby league legend Rob Burrow is made an MBE for services to rugby and his awareness campaign since being diagnosed with motor neurone disease.

Former World Boxing Champion Justin Juuko jailed in Uganda

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The government has told High Court in Kampala that the Forum for Democratic Change -FDC party coordinator for Greater Masaka Region Justin Juuko was remanded after being charged with treachery.

Juuko, also known as “The Ugandan destroyer,” was arrested on December 12 from Kyazanga and reportedly charged by the Unit Disciplinary Committee-UDC of the Chieftaincy of Military Intelligence. This is according to the evidence tendered before High Court Civil Division Judge Musa Ssekaana on Monday, by the Attorney General’s representatives.

Breaking News: Zebra Ssenyange aka Mando , former boxing champion shot dead

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Breaking News: Zebra Ssenyange aka Mando , former boxing champion has been shot dead. Whisper Eye Reports.

Whisper Eye has learnt that Former Uganda boxing team captain of the famous “The Bombers” Zebra Ssenyange aka Mando has been shot dead.