Makindye Shooters’ promising pool player, Edward Kiwanuka aspires to cue the pool ball on the playing table upto the global stage, just like Phillipine born pool star, Efren Reyes.

The three time national pool championship finalist (2013, 2014 and 2015) has now dedicated more time than before to training.

He boldly asserts during an exclusive interview with Kawowo Sports;

I want to be the most feared pool player in the country. Besides, I want to play at the finest world stage just like Reyes

Born to Efrea and Robinah Kiwanuka, Kiwanuka junior started playing pool in the year 2006.

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Kiwanuka receives cash from PAU veteran umpire, Tom Kasumba

He believes with continued training, he has the best to offer on the table.

I want to dedicate more hours in training. I know, I have the ability to be the best and maintain the form to reach my intended set targets and goals

He will participate in all the local events that the Pool Association of Uganda (PAU) has to offer as a way of bolstering further his skills and sharpness.

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The PAU menu has the domestic league, and a host of other local events ranging from the Easter pool, Kampala open, the national pool championship, Pool Queen and the year ender, Christmas cup.


Full Names: Edward Kiwanuka

Date of Birth: 13th February 1992

Place of Birth: Namirembe, Kampala

Parents: Efrea and Robinah Kiwanuka

Pool Debut: 2006

Favourite Shot: Spinning Shot

Career Highlights: Qualifying for the national championship in 2013, 2014, 2015

Role Model: Efren Reyes (Phillipine born Pool star player)

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

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