Aaron Ofoyrwoth Credit: © Kawowo Sports | AISHA NAKATO

The Uganda Rugby Union (URU) President Select side will battle KRU Championship side USIU Martials on Saturday.

The match will be played at King’s Park in Bweyogerere after a ladies 15s league game between Black Pearls and Thunderbirds.

And the select side has been named headlined by Kenya Harlequins and Rugby Cranes halfback Aaron Ofoyrwoth who is also the captain of the team.

He is joined by teammate Daudi Semwami who will start at the right wing while Heathens’ Paul Epilo will start at scrum-half.

Kobs’ Ian Munyani and Heathens Jordan Bongomin will pair up in the midfield while Kelvin Balagadde will occupy the left wing.

Jinja Hippos rising star Maxwell Ebonga gets a nod and will start at fullback.

President’s Select

Starting XV: 1. Ivan Kabagambe, 2. Ronald Kanyanya, 3. Gideon Kalyango, 4. Arthur Mpande, 5. Wilobo Mukili, 6. Simon Olet (Vice Captain), 7. Peter Tinashe, 8. Desire Ayera, 9. Paul Epilo, 10. Aaron Ofoirwoth (Captain), 11. Kelvin Balagadde, 12. Ian Munyani, 13. Jordan Bongomin, 14. Daudi Semwami, 15. Maxwell Ebonga

Reserves: 16. Faragi Odugo, 17. Collin Kimbowa, 18. Ivan Wavamunno, 19. Akera Komakech, 20. Timothy Komakech, 21. Timothy Mugisha, 22. Allan Omoding, 23. Joseph Oyet, 24. Robert Masendi

Franklin Kaweru

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

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