Uganda Sports Press Association has this morning picked Uganda’s national cricket team, the Nile Special Sports personalities for the month of February at their month meeting held at Center Court Sport Club at Lugogo today.

The national cricket side was choosen for its splendid show that it put up in the Pepsi ICC Africa Division One  T20 World Cup qualifiers where they won seven games enroute to the final where they lost to Kenya.

 The cricketers polled 400 votes against East Africa inter university team winners Ndejje University who polled 360 while Prossy Olobo and Hasifa Nakalema, winners of the first Club Pilsner Beach Volleyball circuit landed with 275 votes.

Uganda will link up with Scotland,Ireland,Canada,Afghanistan to compete in the Division I World Cricket League(WCL),ICC Intercontinental Cup and Twenty20 International matches in Dubai in October.

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