The Uganda Rugby Cranes Coach, Tolbert Onyango has summoned a squad to train ahead of the Challenger Series in Chile and Uruguay this year.
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Coach Tolbert Onyango has announced the Uganda Rugby Men’s Sevens squad that will take part in the 2019 Rugby Africa Men’s Sevens Tournament in Johannesburg, South Africa.

The Uganda Rugby Cranes will be led by Captain Michael Okorach.

The tournament also serves as a qualifier for the 2020 Olympics in Japan and will be battles between Africa’s top 14 men’s sevens teams.

14 countries will take part in the tournament on the Bosman Stadium in Brakpan South Africa on 8th and 9th November 2019. Uganda, Botswana, Côte d’Ivoire, Kenya, Madagascar, Mauritius, Morocco, Namibia, Nigeria, Senegal, Tunisia, Ghana, Zambia and Zimbabwe.

Uganda will take on Mauritius on 8th November 2019 at 9:30 am (South African time) and 9:44 am Ugandan time. on the Bosman Stadium in Brakpan.

“The team is ready to battle this weekend. A mix of youth and experience. Looking forward to a positive outcome,” said Onyango.

The Uganda Rugby Men’s 7s squad:

Ian Munyani

Massa Isaac

Ogena Pius

Aaron Oforywoth

Adrian Kasito

Aredo Joseph

Levis Ocen

Ssebuliba Lawrence

Odongo James

Kevin Kerumundu

Philip Wokorach

Okorach Michael (Captain)

Management Team

Coach: Tolbert Onyango

Team manager: Michael Wandera

Physio: Noah Kayongo