Brandon Sebirumbi inks with Navarra

Brandon Sebirumbi inks with Navarra

Brandon Sebirumbi (206 cm, Furman’12) has penned a deal to play for Planasa Navarra (Spain, LEB Gold) during the coming season. The Ugandan who also holds an American passport played last season in the Portuguese LPB league where he represented Sampaense. The forward played 22 times for Sampaense and recorded averages of 7.4 points and […]

Uganda’s National Council of Sports Chairman Resigns

Uganda’s National Council of Sports Chairman Resigns

In light of the controversy surrounding the branding and use of the refurbished MTN Arena in Lugogo, Uganda, the board chairman of the National Council of Sports (NCS), Anthony Katamba, has resigned. On two occasions Katamba stopped the FUBA from holding basketball games at MTN Arena due to a disagreement over the use of old […]

Eagle Wings Soar Over Uganda Varsity Side in Zone Five Tourney

NATIONAL women’s basketball champions Eagle Wings started their Fiba Africa Zone Five campaign on a winning note hitting Uganda Christian University (UCU) 75-64 in a tough match at Lugogo Indoor Stadium Kampala, Uganda. The Kenyans who played their opener a few hours after arrival looked fatigued in the first three quarters but picked up in […]

Teams Set for Zone V Championships in Uganda

Teams Set for Zone V Championships in Uganda

UGANDA will have four flag-bearing teams in the upcoming Zone V basketball championships due August 20-26 in Kampala, Uganda. Local basketball governing body, FUBA intermitted that all is set to host the week long regional club basketball competition at two different venues – Lugogo Indoor Stadium (MTN Arena) and Makerere Mainground Basketball Court. “All is […]

Double joy for KIU in ANBL

Ugandan Basketball (Men)

Double joy for KIU in ANBL – Aug 12, 2012KIU Rangers 74-47 MUK SparksKIU Titans 57-40 Ndejje AngelsIt doesnt happen often but it was double joy for Kampala International University in the Airtel National Basketball Lea…

FUBA secures sponsor deal with Sprite

Federation of Uganda Basketball Association (FUBA) president Ambrose Tashobya is hopeful the four sides men’s league champions DMark Power, runners-up Kyambogo Warriors, UCU Lady Canons and KCCA Leopards will sparkle at the seventh edition of the Zone 5 FIBA Club Championships from August 20-26 in Kampala. “We are hopeful these sides will raise the country’s […]