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BETTER LUCK FOR AFRICANS IN THE MIXED AND DOUBLES EVENTS, BUT THEY BOW OUT IN THE SINGLES EVENT OF THE UGANDA INTERNATIONAL CHALLENGE 2022. (UIC 2022)

DAY 2: ROBERT WHITE AND DEIDRE LAURENS BEAT THE JAMAICAN PAIR OF SAMUEL O’BRIEN AND TAHLIA RICHARDSON.   The Silver medallist of the under 19 All Africa Junior Championships, Robert White, helped South Africa to qualify for a spot in the second round of the Mixed doubles in the UIC 2022. At only 18 years…

NOUR AHMED YOUSSRI IS THE NEW WOMEN’S SINGLES AFRICAN CHAMPION AS ANUOLUWAPO JUWON RECLAIM’S HIS AFRICAN TITLE.

DAY: 3 AASC INDIVIDUAL CHAMPIONSHIPS FINALS The Under 19 All-African Gold Medallist, Nour Ahmed Youssri, announced her arrival on Africa’s premier stage in style making history as the only player to clinch both the Junior and Senior titles, in a space of 4 months. Taking a stab at the title for the second time, Nour…

FADILAH INSPIRES BRIAN KASIRYE TO A 2-1 WIN IN THE MIXED DOUBLES AS ANOULUWAPO JUWON SURVIVES THE SCARE OF ELIMINATION.

DAY 2 AASC ROUND OF 16 MATCHES Fadilah Shamika today proved why she is one of the most valuable and fast-rising star players in Africa. Qualifying for the quarter-finals of the All Africa Individual Championships, women’s singles by making an easy meal of the talented Linda Mazri 21-10 21-13 in the round of 32, Fadilah…

EGYPT FAILS TO DETHRONE ALGERIA IN THE AASC MEN’S TEAM EVENT, AS EGYPT SURVIVES UGANDA’S ONSLAUGHT TO RETAIN THE WOMEN’S TEAM EVENT TITLE.

DAY 4 AASC FINALS Algeria confirmed its dominance of the Men’s Team Event after they successfully defended the title they won in 2020 against Egypt in a 3-0 thriller held at Lugogo Stadium, Uganda.   In the first Men’s singles, Youcef Sabri came from a game down to beat Adham Hatem 2-1 in a hotly…

SOUTH AFRICA AND MAURITIUS QUALIFY FOR THE SEMIS OF THE MEN’S TEAM EVENT AS UGANDA MAKES HISTORY AND QUALIFIES FOR THE FINAL OF THE WOMEN’S TEAM EVENT.

DAY 3 AASC, MEN’S TEAM EVENT 1ST QUARTERFINALS MATCHES Kalombo Mulenga led the charge for Zambia in their quarter-final encounter against South Africa, beating Ruan Snyman 21-19 21-15, but it was not enough to stop the South Africans from taking the next two Men’s Singles through the efforts of Robert White and Cameron Coetzer, who…