Sylvia Nakazibwe Credit: FIBA

Zone V Qualifiers Fixtures

Sunday, March 12

  • M: Egypt vs South Sudan – 6pm (7pm, EAT)
  • W: Egypt vs Uganda – 8pm (9pm, EAT)
[/media-credit] Sylvia Nakazibwe is part of the Gazelles team in Egypt Credit: FIBA

Uganda National Women’s Basketball team, the Gazelles will start their bid to return to AfroBasket against hosts, Egypt this evening.

This was set during the draws for the week-long tournament in Cairo, Egypt on Saturday evening.

With just four countries (Egypt, Uganda, Kenya and Somalia) at the tournament, the qualifiers will be played in a round-robin format, with each team playing the other twice.

The tournament winner will qualify for the continental tournament set to be played in Mali come September.

All Gazelles Fixtures

Sunday, March 12

  • Egypt vs Uganda – 8:00pm (9:00pm, EAT)

Monday, March 13

  • Uganda vs Kenya – 9:15pm (10:15pm, EAT)

Tuesday, March 14

  • Somalia vs Uganda – 2:45pm (3:45pm, EAT)

Thursday, March 16

  • Kenya vs Uganda – 7:00pm (8:00pm, EAT)

Friday, March 17

  • Uganda vs Somalia

Saturday, March 18

  • Uganda vs Egypt

Franklin Kaweru is the Editor in Chief of Kawowo Sports. He is an ardent basketball enthusiast.

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