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Jacob Kiplimo wins 10,000m race at golden spike event

Kampala , Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT |  Uganda’s long-distance runner Jacob Kiplimo has today scooped the 10,000m race at Golden Spike meeting in Ostrava, Czech Republic The 20-year-old posted a Personal Best of 26:33:93 to beat his closest competitor Birhanu Balew of Bahrain who came second clocking 27:07:49 and Italian LLiass …

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Juventus win the Coppa Italia

Kampala, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT | Juventus claimed their 14th Italian Cup victory on Wednesday evening after defeating Atalanta 2-1 courtesy of goals from Dejan Kulusevski and Federico Chiesa. Atalanta started off the brighter of the two teams, and they showed their determination from the very first touch of the ball which …

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Liverpool win away at Burnley to move into top four

Kampala, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT | Goals by Roberto Firmino, Nat Phillips and Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain moved Liverpool into the top four for the first time since February as they won 3-0 at Burnley. Liverpool enjoyed the better of the first half, with Sadio Mane, Thiago and Mohamed Salah all going close, …

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Paulinho to leave Guangzhou FC after Talisca’s departure

Guangzhou, China | THE INDEPENDENT |   Brazilian midfielder Paulinho is set to leave Chinese Super League (CSL) giant Guangzhou FC after Anderson Talisca’s departure, sources told Xinhua on Tuesday. Guangzhou FC has confirmed the departure of Brazilian striker Anderson Talisca who has signed for Saudi Arabia’s Al Nassr with a …

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Express FC defeats Busoga united to top UPL table

Kampala , Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT |  Express FC has topped the Uganda Premier League table after defeating Busoga United 4-0 victory at FUFA Technical Center in Njeru. Goals from Erick Kambale and a hat trick from Godfrey Lwesibawa helped the Red Eagles to sail past the Busoga and secure a …

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Sand cranes coach names team for beach soccer finals

Kampala, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT |  The head coach Uganda National Beach Soccer Team- Sand Cranes Salim Jamal Muwonge has named the final team that will travel for the 2021 Beach Soccer Africa Cup of Nations tournament in Senegal. The team of 15 players will depart the country on Wednesday morning …

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