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Uganda out of running for one-day WC

Uganda out of running for one-day WC

Uganda’s hopes of a spot at next year’s one-day World Cup are over, after crumbling to their fourth successive loss at the Qualifier tournament. In a rain-shortened game at Mt Maunganui’s Bay Oval, Namibia prevailed by 100 runs making…

I lost my joy under Mourinho at Chelsea

I lost my joy under Mourinho at Chelsea

The Belgian started both of the club’s first two Premier League games of the season, against Hull City and Manchester United, but after coming off the bench against Fulham found his appearances restricted to cup competition. De Bruyne was…

Uganda up against Zimbabwe

Uganda up against Zimbabwe

Head coach Milutin ‘Micho’ Sredojevic has, however, warned his players not to be too confident after they won their first game 2-1 against Burkina Faso. “We need to play like we don’t even have a point yet, because every…

Ronaldo beats Messi & Ribery to Fifa Ballon d'Or

Ronaldo beats Messi & Ribery to Fifa Ballon d'Or

Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo has claimed the Fifa Ballon d’Or, beating off competition from Barcelona’s Lionel Messi and Bayern Munich’s Franck Ribery to secure the award for a second time. Although the 28-year-old Portuguese failed to claim a…

how Uganda brushed aside Burkina Faso in Group B

how Uganda brushed aside Burkina Faso in Group B

The Cranes were full value for their victory at the Athlone Stadium, creating the better chances and controlling possession against a much younger and less experienced Burkina Faso side. The latter’s line-up bore little resemblance to the one that…