Uganda Sand Cranes in action at the 2018 Copa Dar es Salaam tourney at Coco beach
Uganda Sand Cranes in action at the 2018 Copa Dar es Salaam tourney at Coco beach

2018 Copa Dar es Salaam Tournament:

Seychelles 3 – 9 Uganda Sand Cranes

Uganda Sand Cranes defeated Seychelles 9-3 at the 2018 Copa Dar es Salaam championship at the Coco beach in Dar es Salaam city on Saturday.

This was the second win for Uganda in three matches at the four nation tournament.

Godfrey Lwesibawa and Sulaiman Ochero each scored a hat-trick in the game.

The other scorers on the day were Davis Kasujja, Emmanuel Alex Wasswa and Swaibu Kakwaya.

Uganda Sand Cranes had also defeated Malawi 12-9 after falling 10-2 in the opener.

Now, Uganda Sand Cranes will face hosts Tanzania in Sunday’s final.

This will be the second time that Uganda and Tanzania lock horns at the championship.

Seychelles take on Malawi in the earlier classification match.

Zanzibar are the reigning champions.

Other matches:

Uganda 12-9 Malawi

Tanzania 7-4 Seychelles

Tanzania 10-2 Uganda

Malawi 8-4 Seychelles

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

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