National Netball League Results
Wednesday August 8, 2012.
UPDF 53 POSTA 31
KU 31 WOB 31
Uganda Peoples Defense Forces registered a comfortable 53-31 win against Posta in the National
Netball league championship.
UPDF’s goal attacker Madina Kayinza approximately scored 30 of the 53 scored and she was the tales woman of the day who made a difference with in the game.
In the first quarter the contention between the teams was so tight and saw the score board reading nine all. In the second quarter things turned the other way round for Posta as they lost concentration and were getting tired as saw them being beaten 23-17.
The UPDF established a substantial lead in the third quarter and sent the Posta ladies chasing. Nonetheless, Posta failed to produce a spirited fight back and they were unable to prevent a 12 goal deficit that had been established in the third quarter and saw the quarter end 37-25 in favour of the army side.
Posta netball club’s coordination upfront of the duo of goal shooter Shamim Namuli and goal attacker Mariam Najjuma wasn’t sharp enough on goal and this cost the team a lot.
The fourth quarter was dominated by the army side with goal attacker Madina Kayinza scoring every ball she received and the response of their compatriots was alarming and the final score ended in a total pounding of Posta as the score board read 53-31 in favour of UPDF ladies.
Else where in the men’s category Kampala University and WOB registered 31 all draw in a thrilling encounter which left many fans yarning for more action between the two sides but I was only time which alienated the two side.
From the start of the game up to the climax Kampala University came from behind to equalize WOB but the most thrilling encounter was in the last minutes of the game when WOB received a penalty which would have won them the game but Frank Kabogoza failed to convert the most thrilling encounter for the club.
TLC VS UPDF
Police VS Posta
UCU VS Blue Star
WOB VS UCU MEN
Prisons VS NIC
UCU VS KCCA