Daily Monitor – WHAT’S ON SCHEDULEWhat: National Cricket AcademyWhen: January 21-31Venue: Lugogo Cricket OvalNumbers: 25 participantsKAMPALA.

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  • WHAT’S ON SCHEDULEWhat: National Cricket AcademyWhen: January 21-31Venue: Lugogo Cricket OvalNumbers: 25 participantsKAMPALA.
  • Two days into the first-ever Uganda Cricket Association (UCA) National Boys Cricket Academy, the coaches in charge Steve Tikolo, Franco Otieno and David Obuya are overwhelmed by the talent exhibited thus far.
  • “Every time I see you Ugandans playing cricket, I see a group of talented individuals,” said Obuya, who also worked with Baby Cricket Cranes (national boys U-19 side) during the International Cricket Council (ICC) Africa U-19 World Cup Qualifier in Nairobi, Kenya last May.
  • There is no doubt that this programme will help us build our stocks for both the U-19 and National teams.
  • Notable players invited for the International Cricket Council (ICC), Bankstown Cricket Club (Australia) and the National Council of Sports (NCS) sponsored academy are national team trainees Steven Wabwose and Frank Akankwasa.


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