Uganda U19 Cricket Team was votedNile Special Uganda sports Press Association Sports Personality for the Month of October by the Uganda Sports Press Association journalists following their qualification for the World Cup.
The members voted Uganda Cricket team getting 295 points to beat, female golfer Irene Nakalembe (230), Uganda U12 Tennis team (175), and professional male golfer Deo Akope 155 points who had won the Nyali Safari Open golf tournament in Kenya.
Meanwhile, athlete Jacob Kiplimo won the Nile Sports Personality for the Month of November for breaking the world record in the Lisbon Half Marathon on 21 November 2021.
Jacob Kiplimo pooled 340 points beating stiff opposition from Uganda Netball She Cranes (215) who won the Pent series and also finished second in the Africa Championships in South Africa and rally crew of Yasin Nasser and Ali Katumba (210)who finished second overall in the Africa Rally Championship (ARC) the National Woodball team (170) that retained the Africa Woodball championship title.
Former association president Sabitti Muwanga urged members to stay professional in the execution of their duties.