Uganda 7s off to HSBC Dubai 7s

By Denise Namale

The Uganda Sevens team face strong opposition from 15 teams in the Emirates Dubai 7s from December 2nd -3rd,2022 in the United Arab Emirates.

Uganda faces France in their opening fixture on Friday, December 2, 2022, at 9: 28am, before taking on Ireland at 1:36 pm on the same day.

This will be the very first time the two teams meet. They will conclude the day with a game against Spain at 6:07 pm.

Coach Tolbert Onyango is confident his charges have got the experience to fly the Uganda flag.

The teams in the tournament include Argentina, Uganda, Great Britain, Samoa, Uruguay, Australia, Ireland, Canada, Japan, Spain, Fiji, Kenya, USA, France, New Zealand defending champions South Africa who has it back-to-back after beating the United States and Australia respectively in the final.

The Uganda squad includes Alex Aturinda, Michael Wokorach (Cpt), Desire Ayera, William Nkore, Dennis Etau, Karimu Arinaitwe, Timothy Kisiga, Adrian Kasiito, Ian Munyan, Mubarak Wandera, Timothy Mugisha, Jacob Ochen and Tawfik Bagalana.

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