Uganda She Cranes Build Up Programme:
- 1st Build Up: New Zealand 67 – 46 Uganda
- 2nd Build Up: Singapore Vs Uganda (Wed, 5th August 2015)
- 3rd Build Up: Samoa Vs Uganda (Thurs, 6th August 2015)
The Uganda National netball team, The She Cranes lost 67-46 in their official opening build up to Newzealand on Sunday night in Sydney, Australia.
The She Cranes had just arrived in Australia on Sunday at dawn and they checked in at the Edith Hotel in the capital, Sydney.
The She Cranes shall play yet another build up on Wednesday against Singapore before winding up the warm up campaign with a date against Samoa.
“We are getting acclimatized to the playing surface and the weather. Lets see how best we cope up with the rest of the build up games” head coach, Rashid Mubiru noted.
Uganda embarks on the 2015 world cup campaign o Friday against Zambia before playing Figi and Wales in the subsequent days.
This is Uganda’s first world cup since the 1979 glory days in Trindad and Tobago.
She Cranes Full squad:
Shooters: Peace Proscovia (Captain) (Loughborough Lightnening, England), Amono Florance (Prisons), Nanyonga Racheal (NIC),Oyella Stella (NIC).
Midfielders: Apako Harriet (Police) Nakachwa Halima (Prisons),Meeme Ruth (NIC), Achan Jesca (Prisons).
Defenders:Ajio Lillian (Prisons), Nanyonga Florence (Prisons) Namukasa Betty (NIC) and Nanteza Sempala Alice (NIC).
Coach: Rashid Mubiru