Why Wokorach chose Sevens over 15s Rugby

After a decade of playing for the Rugby Cranes, Michael Wokorach decided to bring an end to his national fifteens career. Early last year, the inside center announced he’ll not be featuring for the national fifteens team again and opted to continue with the sevens team. During a recent interview with Kawowo Sports, the national […]

Wokorach wants URU to focus on Sevens

Michael Wokorach has advised the Uganda Rugby Union to focus energies on sevens rugby. The national sevens team captain believes if Uganda is to get recognition in the game on the global stage, sevens rugby is the way to go. In an exclusive interview with Kawowo Sports, Wokorach was asked about his preference between Sevens […]

Arnold Kizza: Rhinos captain aspires to play for Rugby Cranes

Every sportsman aspires to represent their country at the international stage and it’s no different for Arnold Kizza. In an interview with Kawowo Sports, Rhinos captain said he aspires to don the Rugby Cranes jersey within the next ten years. “In the next ten years, I would say I want to have made it to […]

The current state of Ugandan Rugby Club Grounds during the Lockdown

Uganda is a beautiful country situated in a region that experiences two seasons of heavy rainfall during the year separated by an unforgiving dry spell midyear. The conditions of outdoor playing surfaces of all sports, including rugby, are greatly affected by these tough climatic conditions. With all rugby activities suspended until further notice mid-March due […]

World Rugby sets qualification process for 2023 World Cup

World Rugby has announced details of the qualification process of the forthcoming Rugby World Cup in 2023 set to be hosted in France. The qualification process will give full members a genuine opportunity to qualify for the globa event according to World Rugby chairman Sir Bill Beaumont. The (qualification) process has been developed via full […]

Rugby Africa cancels 2020 International Season

Following an online meeting held last week on Thursday, May 28, Rugby Africa has resolved to cancel the 2020 international season. This was in view of the current situation and in consultation with member federations including Uganda, where due to the corona virus pandemic, rugby and other sporting activities, were put on hold until further […]