Day Two Full Results:

Netball:

  • Uganda 77-10 Rwanda
  • Tanzania 95-06 Burundi

Football:

  • Kenya 0-0 Rwanda
  • Uganda 1-1 Tanzania

Handball:

  • Uganda 26 – 28 Rwanda
  • Tanzania 31- 28 Burundi

Basketball:

  • Uganda 52-54 Rwanda
  • Kenya 65-64 Tanzania

There is still plenty of action with contrasting results as per the close of business on day two for either countries at the on-going 9th Edition of the East African military games in Kampala, Uganda.

Whereas the host nation, Uganda has been unstoppable in netball after walloping Rwanda 77-10, they have been struggling in football with two draws against Burundi (2-2) and Tanzania (1-1).

Action between Uganda and Tanzania at Nelson Mandela national stadium. The game ended 2 all.

Rwanda’s APR drew goal-less with the defending champions, Ulinzi football club from Kenya in the morning fixture.

Ulinzi Football Club taking on APR on Tuesday morning.

Uganda’ Simba suffered yet another defensive lapse, conceding the very last seconds of the game when Edward Songo’s long range effort cancelled Robert Omunuk’s 19th minute opener.

Uganda has also lost the handball duel 28-26 against Rwanda and the basketball game by two points 54-52 against Rwanda.

Tanzania humiliated Burundi 95-06 in netball before Tanzania revenged 31-28 against the same opposition in netball.

Rwanda Celebrates after their 28 – 26 victory over Uganda in handball at UCU Main campus sports complex

The games return on Tuesday with action in handball, netball, football and basketball fixtures before the cross country will take place at the Jinja chairman’s gardens on Wednesday.

Netball Action at the UCU Main campus sports complex

In the last basketball games played Lugogo, Uganda lost to Rwanda by a basket 54-52 before Kenya rallied from behind to shock Tanzania 65-64 in a nail biting affair.

Tuesday, 18th August 2015 Games:

Football: Burundi Vs Kenya (Morning) & Rwanda Vs Tanzania (3:30 p.m) – Namboole

Netball: Uganda Vs Kenya (10 a.m) & Rwanda Vs Tanzania (3:30 p.m) – UCU Main Campus

Handball: Uganda Vs Kenya (10 a.m) & Rwanda Vs Tanzania (3:30 p.m) – UCU Main Campus

Basketball: Uganda Vs Kenya (5:30 P.M) & Rwanda Vs Tanzania (7:00 p.m) – MTN Lugogo Indoor Arena

Wednesday, 19th August 2015 – Cross Country Championship – Jinja Chairman’s Gardens

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

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