10TH ALL AFRICA UNIVERSITY GAMES 2022.

UGANDA’S NDEJJE UNIVERSITY CROWNED THE 2022 BADMINTON AFRICAN UNIVERSITY CHAMPIONS.   The just concluded 10th All Africa University Games at the Kenyatta University saw Ndejje University take Gold in the Badminton Mixed Team event. Held in conjunction with the Badminton Confederation Africa further to their signing of a memorandum of understanding in 2018, the tournament…

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BADMINTON CONFEDERATION AFRICA DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMS: BWF NATIONAL ADMINISTRATION COURSE 15th-18th April 2022

The BWF and the BCA are committed to developing the capacity of their national federations. In this regard, the BCA, under the auspices of its Gender Equity Commission, conducted the BWF National Administration Course in Pretoria, South Africa. The course was scheduled for December last year but postponed due to the Corona pandemic. Twenty participants from…

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THE CURTAIN FALLS ON THREE WEEKS OF INTERNATIONAL BADMINTON EXTRAVAGANZA HELD IN UGANDA

  UGANDA JUNIOR INTERNATIONAL 2022 – DAY 3: TALENTED UGANDAN 16-YEAR-OLD AKBAR ODUKA LOSES TO THE MAURITIAN KHEMTISH RAI NUNDAH IN THE MEN’S SINGLES U-19 AS ANUPAMA UPADHYAYA FROM INDIA TAKES GOLD IN THE U-19 WOMEN’S SINGLES.   The finals of Uganda Junior International brought us to a close of three weeks of spectacular International…

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PAUL MAKANDE AND FADILAH SHAMIKA FROM UGANDA DEFEAT KHEMTISH RAI NUNDAH AND LAYNA LUXMI CHINIAH FROM MAURITIUS TO SET UP AN ALL UGANDAN MIXED DOUBLES FINAL.

DAY 2: UGANDA JUNIORS INTERNATIONAL 2022 SEMIFINALS Paul Makande and Fadilah Shamika eliminated Khemtish Rai Nundah, and Layna Luxmi Chiniah in a three-game pulsating Mixed Doubles encounter on the second day of Uganda Junior International. The Ugandan duo was the first to draw blood, taking the first game 21-15 as the Mauritian players took time…

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UGANDA JUNIOR INTERNATIONAL 2022 EARNESTLY STARTS AT LUGOGO STADIUM

UBA CEO SIMON MUGABI DELIVERS THREE CONSECUTIVE TOURNAMENTS FOR AFRICA. Synonymous to badminton events and the phrase “I eat badminton, I sleep badminton,” Uganda’s Badminton Association (UBA) and BCA Events Chairman Mr. Simon Mugabi has once again delivered three world-class events for Africa. “This is a big achievement for Uganda Badminton Association under the able…

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A BIG WIN FOR THE ALGERIAN SIBLINGS KOCEILA AND TANINA MAMMERI IN THE INAUGURAL UGANDA INTERNATIONAL CHALLENGE (UIC) 2022.

DAY 4: AS FRENCH MAN ARNAUD MERKLE AND TALIA NG FROM CANADA TAKE GOLD IN THE MEN’S AND WOMEN’S SINGLES.   The Uganda International Challenge 2022 dramatically ended with a magnificent Mixed Doubles match pitting the combination of Senthil Vel Govindarasu from India and Venosha Radhakrishnan from Malaysia against the All Africa Mixed Doubles champions,…

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AFRICAN PLAYERS CONTINUE THEIR GOOD RUN IN THE QUARTER-FINALS OF THE DOUBLES EVENTS OF THE UI C 2022.

DAY 3: KOCEILA AND TANINA VIOLETTE MAMMERI STUNNED OLEKSANDAR SHMUNDYAK AND ANASTASIYA PROZOROVA TO SET AN ALL AFRICAN SEMI-FINAL. The reigning All Africa Mixed Doubles Champions, Koceila, and Tanina Mammeri, joined the league of Robert White and Deidre Laurens Jordaan in being the only few African players to beat a non-African player in the Uganda…

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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…

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