Uganda have named their squad for Saturday’s Women Elgon Cup fixture against Kenya at the Mamboleo Showground in Kisumu City.
The squad is captained by Winnie Atyang with Peace Lekuru serving as the assistant captain. This match, which will serve as a curtain raiser to the Men’s fixture between the two nations will be played at 1.30pm.
It is the first time the two sides are facing off since the last fixture in 2015 and this fixture will serve as a dress rehearsal for August’s 2021 Women’s Rugby World Cup qualifiers where both sides will compete against hosts South Africa and Madagascar.
Faith Namugga,Yvonne Najjuma,Christine Nakayiza,Charity Atimango,Helen Gizamba Mary Gloria Ayot,Winnie Atyang (Captain),Beatrice Atim Lamunu,Samiya Ayikoru,Charlotte Mudoola, Christine Akello,Peace Lekuru (Vice Captain),Aisha Nakityo Nabulime,Ritta Nadunga,Mary Adoi Kyoita,Peace Mirembe,Warry Ssenfuka Joanita,Fortunate Irankunda,Irene Ziggy,Lydia Namabiro, Juliet Nandawula, Diana Kwagala Anguchia, Esther Tino COACH: Edgar Lemeriga