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Uganda’s Cheptegei Wins Second Gold Medal in 2018 Commonwealth Games

Ugandan long distance runner Joshua Kiprui Cheptegei has Friday won his second Gold Medal in the ongoing 2018 Common Wealth Games in Gold Coast, Australia. Cheptegei completed the double by winning the men's 10,000m final with a record finish time of 27:19.62. Canada’s Mohammed Ahmed came second with a finish time of 27.20.56 to

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Record Breaking Numbers Turn Up For 2018 Airtel Kabaka Birthday Run

More than 40,000 brave runners braved the heavy rains to take part in the 2018 edition of the Airtel Kabaka birthday run that took place yesterday. This year’s run also celebrated 25 years of the Kabaka’s coronation anniversary. The runthat was flagged off at 7.00am by the Kabaka of Buganda; Ssabasajja Ronald

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Uganda’s Stella Chesang Wins Gold at 2018 Commonwealth Games

Female long distance runner Stella Chesang has won the second Gold medal for Uganda in the ongoing 2018 Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, Australia. Chesang won the women's 10,000m on Monday to win the Gold medal. Kenya’s Stacy Ndiwa, who came second, won a silver medal In the same race, Uganda’s Mercyline

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Museveni: I’m Proud of Cheptegei for Winning Gold at 2018 Commonwealth Games

Uganda's president Yoweri Museveni has praised Joshua Kiprui Cheptegei gold in the men's 5000m final at the ongoing 2018 Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, Australia. "Congratulations to Joshua Cheptegei for winning Gold in the Men's 5,000m at the ongoing Commonwealth Games in Australia," wrote Museveni on Sunday. "Your country is proud of you!" Cheptegei

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Uganda Athletes Hope to Return With Medals from 2018 Commonwealth Games

Athletes going to represent Uganda at the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games hope to come back with medals. The athletes promised to do their best and make their country proud. The athletes said this at a breakfast organized by MTN Uganda on Tuesday morning. “I am going to defend the medal

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Museveni Flags off Team Uganda for the 21st Commonwealth Games

President Yoweri Museveni has stressed that it is vital for sportsmen and women to maintain discipline and cooperation while competing. The President made the call at State House, Entebbe on Thursday as he flagged off Team Uganda for the 21st Commonwealth Games slated to start on 4th April 2018 in Gold

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