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All cash needs were sorted at least for now for one Fortebet Paidha client after hitting a wonder 180 million in style.  Most amazingly, this win came from a stake of as low as UGX 1,000.  On his ticket (number 3202535230359999), this winner picked only dozens of tennis, ice hockey and basketball matches.  He went for mostly favorite team wins, with relatively low odds for most of the matches. However, three matches with odd 2s were a very big boost in pushing this ticket to this big win.  While picking his cash from Fortebet head office in Kololo-Kampala handed to…

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Last weekend will be for long be remembered by many in the districts of Soroti, Amuria and Moroto after Fortebet made gifts rain heavily. Just as it has done in all the other parts of Uganda, Fortebet gave out lots of gifts to its customers in the areas above. All the gifts were handed over to the respective winners by Fortebet ambassador, Alex Muhangi. 10 people walked away with Techno phones, while many others won their favourite European clubs’ jerseys, T-shirts, wristbands, pens and many more. Away from the branches, Fortebet also visited and donated to bodaboda riders reflector jackets in Soroti. Over 50 riders benefitted…

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The new season of the Premier League has already started, but the clubs continue to complete their rosters. You can watch live scores today football on the sports statistics website. This is the place where the latest information is presented, plus it is also updated in real time. It is also easy to follow the confrontations with the participation of Burnley here. Against the background of many direct competitors, the club held a rather modest transfer campaign. Among the notable signings is only Aaron Lennon. The midfielder returned to Burnley after a year in Kayserispor. Lennon is an experienced midfielder.…

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Uganda’s long distance runner Joshua Cheptegei has won an Olympics gold medal in the 5000m. He clocked 12:58.15 to fend off resistance from Mohamed Ahmed of Canada (12:58.61) and Paul Chelimo (USA) who came third with a time of 12:59.05 Jacob Kiplimo came fifth and missed out on a medal while Uganda’s other runner Oscar Chelimo came last. Cheptegei led from start but relinquished his place to drop to fifth going into the third lap. He remained in character and moved into fourth with two laps to go. The multi world record holder regained his top position at the bell…

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By Moses MuhangiThe Writer is the President of Uganda Boxing Federation (UBF), an AIBA International Technical Officer (ITO) and Interim President for The Uganda Sports Federations and Associations (USFA). Boxing has and still remains to be the highest medal collecting sport for Uganda at the Olympic games to a tune of four medals out the seven that we have gathered as a country since the inception of the Olympic Games. Boxing last won an Olympic medal in 1980 by Boxer John Beast Mugabi and subsequently Boxing last won a bout or a fight at the Olympics in 2004 by Boxer…

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Uganda Cranes star player Farouk Miya has been sent out on loan by his parent Turkish club Konyaspor. According to Yurtspor, Miya has joined Ankaragucu, a club that will play in Turkish second tier next season. Konyaspor has in turn got Endri Cekici from Ankaragucu, per reports. Miya joined Konyaspor on a three-year deal from Croatian team HNK Gorica after impressing with five goals from 30 games. Miya has had a difficult season at Konyaspor where he played 19 games and managed just one assist. He will seek to regain his touch with Ankaragucu and help the Ankara based side…

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Would you be interested in earning a passive income and making a living from the comfort of your home? Then affiliate marketing could be the solution for you. It is a convenient flexible means that can be used by anyone to earn a source of income and essentially become a freelancer. The income earner who is called an affiliate earns commission from marketing products of an individual or a brand through interacting with individuals in person or online through digital avenues like mobile phones, social media, blogs, websites, radio and television. How to do affiliate marketing? Affiliation is done with…

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Uganda Bettors Association is an association of top-notch gamblers who formed this association to be able to help and guide their struggling colleagues in the industry with betting tips and betting advise. Betting is a popular trend in the world of football. Although, it could turn out to be a risky task but when done sensibly, it could be fun and intriguing. But how do you make the most of your bets? What’s the best way to smash the bookmakers? Uganda Bettors Association has proven strategies to ensure you always win more than you lose. No wonder, they are deemed…

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FUFA Big LeagueThursday, May 21stMaroons 2-0 GaddafiLuzira Prisons Grounds Barely a day after Maroons and Charles Ayeikho parted ways, the Prison side beat Gaddafi FC to register their first victory in 7 competitive outings. Bronson Nsubuga and Fred Amaku were both on target as Maroons completed a league double over Gaddafi FC in a Big League game played at the Luzira prisons Grounds. Nsubuga gave hosts the lead inside two minutes of play, tapping in from a rebound after goalkeeper Muhammad Didi dealt with Amaku’s initial effort. Nine minutes later, Amaku doubled Maroons lead scoring from close range after he…

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FUFA Big League side Kigezi Home Boyz have parted ways with head coach Mark Twinamastsiko. The CAF B licence holder mutually terminated his employment contract with the club on Thursday 6th/May. The two part ways barely 24 hours after Kigezi lost 2-1 to BUL FC in the Uganda Cup on Wednesday. “The management of Kigezi HomeBoyz Football Club (KHB FC) and the club head coach Mr. Mark Twinamatsiko have today Thursday, May 06, 2021, agreed by mutual consent to end his employment with the club with immediate effect. Read part of a Club statement. “The club recognizes his contribution towards…

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Tuesday, May 4*SC Villa 0-0 Onduparaka*Tooro United 2-2 Wakiso Giants*URA 0-0 Express Express FC held their nerves to squeeze out a needed result against URA FC to march on to the Quarterfinals of the Stanbic Uganda Cup. The game at Arena of Visions ended goalless to see Express who won the first leg at Wankulukuku qualify on a 2-1 aggregate win. Express endured late flurry of attacks from the hosts who saw substitute Ivan Sserubiru fire over and wide after a good cross from Ashraf Mandela in added minutes. Substitute Brian Nkuubi also missed two clear cut chances in the…

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Uganda Cup Round Of 16Police FC 4-1 Bright StarsOmondi Stadium, LugogoSunday, 02nd May Police FC defeated Bright Stars 4-1 in the Uganda Cup round of 16 first-leg game played at Lugogo on Sunday. Ben Ocen netted a brace while Yusuf Ssozi and substitute Derrick Kakooza scored the other goals for the Cops. Joseph Janjali temporarily equalized for the visitors on a day that they will want to forget quickly as they were out classed in every sense of the word. Inside two minutes, Ocen poked into an empty net to open the scoring. However Bright Stars found a way back…

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Friday 30th/ AprilShe Corporate 0-0 Lady DovesFufa Technical Centre Njeru Lady Doves FC progressed to the semi final of this year’s FUFA Women Super League despite drawing 0-0 against She Corporate. In what was their last game on Friday, the Doves fought hard to earn the point. She Corporate who were dominate on the day missed several chances to score. First, Favour Nambatya missed with a keeper to beat, Janat Thungu failed to tap into an empty net when goal keeper Daisy Nakaziro was beaten before Phiona Nambumba’s effort hit the upright. On the other hand, Lady Doves also had…

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On the 21st of April 2021 melbet.ug officially launched a campaign to distribute reflector Jackets to the Boda Boda community in Kampala at Kiira Police football pitch in Kamwokya. The event was attended by Boda Boda Association leaders, Boda boda riders, the Uganda Police and Melbet officials. This effort will see melbet.ug distribute 10,000 reflector jackets evenly in all the 5 divisions of Kampala over a period of 2 months following the Ministry of Health standard operations guidelines.  This initiative has been made by melbet.ug to give back to the community at large especially the Boda Boda community which includes…

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Uganda Premier LeagueMbarara City FC 0-0 KCCA FCKakyeka StadiumWednesday, 21-04-2021 KCCA FC were held to a goalless draw away to Mbarara City FC on Wednesday. The Kasasiros who were coming off a victory at home to SC Villa could not get the job done and will feel satisfied at the point earned after Mbarara looked the more likely to win the contest. The Ankole Lions were rampant especially in the first half as they created one chance after the other but it could just not be for them. The returning Hillary Mukundane headed wide from a corner with KCCA custodian…

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It was total joy and happiness as Uganda’s top betting company, Fortebet, rewarded its customers in Arua and Koboko.  Over 1000 people ended the weekend with atleast a gift that Fortebet carried to them, which included; Techno F1 phones, European club jerseys, T-shirts, pens and wristbands. “We promised you that we shall come back and give you more gifts like last time. We are back again, this time bigger and better. On every branch, Fortebet is giving out a brand new Techno F1 phone to a lucky customer while over 100 customers on each branch will take home any of…

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It was a colourful Easter celebration for hundreds of people in Fortportal, Bundibugyo and Nyahuka after Fortebet ‘showered’ them with lots of exciting gifts.  It all started at Nyahuka-near Uganda-DRC boarder where Fortebet gave out Techno phones, club jerseys, T-shirts, caps, bodaboda reflector jackets among others. The same was also done at Bundibugyo and Fortportal. Fortebet also donated balls to Kambugu Primary School, handed over to the headmistress, Christine Alinaitwe.     The gifts were given out by Fortebet’s Media Manager, John Nanyumba. “There is no better way to celebrate this year’s Easter than this. We have been here before and we…

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This offer is available this year. The winner will be the participant who places the most winning bets (live, pre-match, accumulators with 3 events) during the promotional period, each with a stake of at least 10 000 UGX. The results will be announced a month before the event in order to ensure enough time to organize the trip. Terms and conditions: 1. The offer is available from 00:00 05/01/21 and will end on 10/05/21. 2. All bets with odds of at least 2.00 are included in this bonus offer. 3. This offer only applies to bets placed using real money…

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The-SportsNation is pleased to announce that Nelson Ssengooba has joined our editorial team. Ssengooba is an aurdent follower of local Sports and had stints with Kawowo Sports, Sports Fan Magazine, Airtel Football Uganda and Uganda Volleyball Federation Website. He joins as a sub editor and officially started work on March 1. In addition, he will write columns, reports and analysis for The-SportsNation ranging across the disciplines. “Its a great honour for me to join this team and I can’t wait to get started,” Ssengooba stated. He joins our desk and a big addition to the team after we recruited Shaban…

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It was another weekend to remember as Fortebet appreciated its customers in the districts of Soroti, Amuria, Moroto, Kumi and Bukedea. Just as it has done in all the other parts of Uganda, Fortebet even this weekend gave out lots of gifts to its customers in the areas above. 11 people walked away with Techno phones, while many others won their favourite European clubs’ jerseys, T-shirts, wristbands, pens and many more. Away from the branches, Fortebet also visited and donated to bodaboda riders reflector jackets in Soroti. 50 riders benefitted from this free offer. “What Fortebet has done today for…

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