East and Central Handball Championships

Tuesday Result

Cereal Board (Ken 26-25 Prisons(Ug)

Thursday Fixtures

Prisons(Ug) Vs Black Mamba (DRC)-Men

Nkumba University (Ug) Vs Nairobi Water (Ken)

Following their classic display on the opening day of the 24th East and Central African Handball championships in Nairobi, Uganda”s representative in the men’s catergory, Prisons succumbed to a 26-25 loss at the hands of the tournament’s defending champions, Cereal Board at Nyayo Stadium.

The loss according to head coach, Oyene Benard was attributed to careless defending. ” The boys relaxed and we were punished”, Benard said shortly after the game.

Uganda’s other representatives, Nkumba University, who lost their opening day fixture DRC’s Heritage Club (56-28) return to the fold on Thursday in a must win encounter against Kenya’s Nairobi Water.

Prisons play their last fixture against Black Mamba from Democratic Republic Of Congo.

David Isabirye is a senior staff writer for Kawowo Sports where he covers most of the major events.

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