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  1. Rugby: Mongers give up title chaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | New Vision

    By Johnson Were Table Standing: Heathens 45pts Kobs 43 Rhinos 34 Buffaloes 31 Mongers 28 Pirates 19 Warriors 8 Impis 4 Former Entebbe based Sadolin Mongers team captain Ronald Adigas has admitted his side be regarded as title contenders after their 33-5 defeat to Heathen on Saturday at Kyadondo Rugby Club. The loss puts Mongers in fifth position behind table leaders Heathens, Kobs, Rhinos and Buffaloes.

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  2. Cheptegei third in Spain cross countryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | New Vision

    By Norman Katende 72th Cross Internacional Juan Muguerza Men : 1 Teklemariam Medhin 33:02 2 Polat Kemboi Arikan 33:04 3 Joshua Cheptegei 33:05 4 Goitom Kifle 33:06 5 Jairus Birech 33:30 6 Paul Tanui 33:45 7 Antonio Abada 33:49 8 Javier Guerra 33:52 9 El Hassan Oubaddi 34:10 10 Adam Hickey 34:14 Uganda's junior athlete Joshua Cheptegei managed a third place finish in the 72th Cross Internacional Juan Muguerza, the sixth IAAF Cross Country Permit meetings, in the Spanish town Elgoibar on Sunday. This was Cheptegei's second race, having finished fifth in Sevilla last week.

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  3. Africa: Drama Looms At Africa Cup of NationsRead the original story

    Jan 26, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    With the final round of pool matches under way, one of the major features of the African Nations Cup finals in Equatorial Guinea has been the inability of teams to hold onto a lead. As we have now entered last-chance saloon for the 16 competing sides, keeping hold of what you have got becomes crucial.

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  4. Congo-Brazzaville: Thievy Bifouma Leads Congolese Strike ForceRead the original story

    Jan 26, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    Group A at the African Nations Cup finals in Equatorial Guinea proved to be something of a surprise with the two less fancied sides advancing to the quarter-finals. Not many would have put their money on Congo-Brazzaville and the hosts advancing at the expense of more fancied Burkina Faso, finalists in 2013, and a Gabon team with the excellent Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang leading their line.

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  5. Ainemani wins White Horse Inn OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2015 | New Vision

    By Michael Nsubuga Entebbe based golfer Abraham Ainemani returned 76 gross to win the Kabale Golf Club, White Horse Inn golf tournament played on Sunday in Kabale. The handicap 2 national team golfer beat a strong field of golfers from across the country to emerge champion of the annual event.

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  6. Emotional Le Roy hails Congo achievementRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2015 | The Peninsula

    Ebebiyin, Equatorial Guinea---Veteran French coach Claude Le Roy struggled to contain his emotion on Sunday after his Congo Brazzaville side qualified for the last eight of the Africa Cup of Nations. "It's incredible.

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  7. Defeated Gabon rage at penalty callRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2015 | The Peninsula

    Bata, Equatorial Guinea---Gabon captain Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang blamed a crucial penalty decision as his side exited the Africa Cup of Nations at the expense of hosts Equatorial Guinea on Sunday. Javier Balboa won and then converted a 55th-minute penalty that set the Nzalang Nacional on the way to a 2-0 victory in Bata as they advanced to the last eight.

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  8. AFCON: Equatorial Guinea truimphs against the oddsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2015 | Mail & Guardian

    Equatorial Guinea coach Esteban Becker says their achievement in reaching the quarter-finals of the Africa Cup of Nations as a "Cinderella story" "It's a Cinderella story; the poor team beating the rich team on merit, thanks to their sacrifice, their commitment, their pride and their passion," said the Argentine, whose side progressed from Group A as runners-up behind Congo Brazzaville with a win and two draws. Congo are leading Group A with seven points from an unbeaten three-match run and are joined in the last eight by Equatorial Guinea, 2-0 winners over Gabon in Bata.

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  9. Namboole Stadium sues Pioneer Bus over parking feesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2015 | New Vision

    By Michael Odeng Mandela National Stadium management has sued Pioneer Easy Bus Limited over failure to pay sh221m in accumulated office and parking rental fees. The stadium's management indicated that before PEBL was closed down in 2013 over non-payment of taxes to Uganda Revenue Authority , it was renting the premises at Namboole at sh4.4m per month.

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  10. 'Get off your f***ing phone mate'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2015 | NEWS.com.au

    IT TRULY was an incredible spectacle. As Nick Kyrgios abused the crowd at the Australian Open last night, they responded with even more love.

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  11. Thunderbirds win women rugby league unbeatenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2015 | New Vision

    Thunderbirds' Christine Kizito defied age to score two tries, inspiring her side to a 28-10 victory over traditional rivals Black Panthers to list the 2014/2015 rugby league unbeaten. The 34-year-old player told New Vision after the match at Kyadondo Rugby Club on Saturday that she is looking to retiring from active rugby and concentrate on coaching.

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  12. Tumusiime wins KQ Golf Safari tourneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2015 | New Vision

    Playing off handicap 10, Tumusiime beat over 140 golfers to emerge champion of the one-day stable ford format event. The winner consequently won himself Kenya Airways return tickets for two to a destination of his choice within Africa and a slot in the grand finale due at Windsor Golf Club in Kenya's capital Nairobi in March.

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  13. Akpan returns to trainingRead the original story

    Jan 18, 2015 | In-depth Africa

    Reading midfielder Hope Akpan is expected to return to action by month's end after he started training with his English club following a shoulder injury he suffered playing for Nigeria. Akpan suffered the injury which needed surgery in the Super Eagles 2-0 win over Congo Brazzaville in a 2015 African Nations Cup qualifier played in Pointe Noire in November, africanFootball.com reports.

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  14. Equatorial Guinea/Congo-Brazzaville: Tougher Tasks Await Equatorial GuineaRead the original story

    Jan 18, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    If hosts Equatorial Guinea are to make any impression on the African Nations Cup then a win in their opener against Congo would appear to have been a must. Tougher tasks await with matches against much more fancied Burkina Faso and Gabon, and Saturday's opening 1-1 draw with a tricky but limited Congo side will feel very much like two points lost.

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  15. Gabon win as hosts held in Africa Cup of NationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2015 | New Vision

    Gabon seized control of Group A after the opening round of matches at the Africa Cup of Nations on Saturday, beating Burkina Faso 2-0 while hosts Equatorial Guinea drew with Congo Brazzaville. Jorge Costa's Panthers triumphed in Bata thanks to a goal in each half, with Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang's opener after 19 minutes being followed by a Malick Evouna strike on 72 minutes.

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  16. Traffic jam before Africa Cup of Nations opener leaves Congo coach Claude Le Roy fumingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2015 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Better late than never: Congo's coach Claude Le Roy listens to the national anthems ahead of his side's match against Equatorial Guinea. Veteran Congo Brazzaville coach Claude Le Roy on Saturday again questioned the organisers of the Africa Cup of Nations after his team were stuck in traffic on their way to the tournament's opening game.

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  17. afcon-Hosts denied in Cup of Nations openerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2015 | The Namibian

    IT is a crying shame and downright disgrace that pensioners are forced to survive on N$600 a month while our 'representatives' in parliament say they cannot get on with N$51 000 a month. It is time to raise pensions to at least N$1 200.

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  18. AFCON 2015: Gabon slice Burkina Faso in BataRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2015 | GhanaSoccerNet.com

    Coach Jorge Costa's Gabon team kick started the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations with a 2-0 win over Burkina Faso in a Group A game played at the Bata Stadium. A goal in each half was enough to give Gabon a convincing win against a hard fighting Burkina Faso side.

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  19. E.Guinea coach content with Cup of Nations openerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2015 | Yahoo!

    Equatorial Guinea's Argentine coach Esteban Becker declared himself satisfied with his side's display despite having to settle for a 1-1 draw with Congo Brazzaville in their Africa Cup of Nations opener on Saturday. A late Thievy Bifouma strike earned Congo a draw after Emilio Nsue had given the hosts the lead in the Group A clash in Bata, but Becker said: "I have good feelings after this match.

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  20. Congo deny Equatorial Guinea as Africa Cup of Nations kicks offsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2015 | CNN

    The Africa Cup of Nations kicked off in style Saturday despite a build up hampered by Ebola fears and an enforced relocation. It was almost a million dollar start for new hosts Equatorial Guinea at the Africa Cup of Nations -- almost but not quite.

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