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Team Uganda preliminary series peak before 2022 Commonwealth Games

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The overwhelming Table Tennis preliminary series for Uganda’s group going to the 2022 Commonwealth Games in Birmingham, UK effectively finished at the MTN Indoor Arena, Lugogo – Kampala on Monday, eighteenth July. Click here for 2022 CWG live & All you need to know about Commonwealth Games 2022.

This was the fourth series at the field and the 6th generally speaking for this all female group. The other two preliminary series were executed at the group base, Elite High School – Entebbe with the extraordinary male included.

From the absolute last preliminary series, teens Jemimah Nakawala and Parvin Nangonzi dominated two matches each as Rita Nakhumitsa and Florence Seera figured out how to dominate a solitary match each.


Nakawala beat Nangonzi 3-1 (11-8, 10-11, 7-11, 8-11) as well as Seera 3-2 (11-8, 10-12, 8-11, 11-9 and 11-3) preceding tumbling to Nakhumitsa 3-1 in the last game (13-11, 11-9, 5-11 and 11-4). Nangonzi defeated Nakhumitsa 3-1 (11-8, 8-11, 11-10 and 11-9) and Seera 3-2 (11-13, 11-6, 10-12, 12-10 and 11-5).

Seera’s just triumph was the 3-2 win over Nakhumitsa in the exceptionally opening game (11-8, 6-11, 11-5, 5-11 and 4-11).

Subsequent to tumbling to Seera in the opener 3-2 (11-8, 6-11, 11-5, 5-11 and 4-11) and Nangonzi 3-1 (11-8, 8-11, 11-10 and 11-9), Nakhumitsa dominated the last match over Nakawala 3-1 (13-11, 11-9, 5-11 and 11-4).

Nangonzi joined with Nakawala and confronted Nakuhmitsa against Seera. The awe-inspiring game finished 3-1 for the Nangonzi-Nakawala pair. Though Nakhumitsa and Seera took the principal set 11-3, the Nangonzi-Nakawala matching responded quickly to win the leftover three sets; 13-11, 11-4 and 11-6.
Every one of the players valued the preliminary series held that have assisted with setting them up actually and intellectually coming to the games. “The preparation has been perfect. These preliminary series have given us a cutthroat climate to perform well” Seera commented.

Nakhumitsa accepts they are prepared to go up against the a portion of the world’s best Table Tennis players. “We don’t have the apprehension factor since we have been in camp for that long. The psychological and actual strength will prod us to more prominent levels” Nakhumitsa uncovers.

Nakawala, a 12 year-old understudy of KCCA Primary School in Kampala is courageous by the age.

Nakawala states

“The preparation has been well. Indeed, I am youthful however my kindred playing partners have given me the certainty to perform well and get sure. I’m more than prepared to convey my banner” Parvin Nangonzi, 14 is hopeful that Uganda will perform well during the 2022 Commonwealth Games attributable to the time devoted in preparing.

“We have done everything we can in preparing and expect great outcomes at the Commonwealth Games in England” Nangonzi, a P7 understudy at Nakasero elementary school overflows with certainty.

Uganda Table Tennis Association (UTTA) president Robert Jjagwe is happy upon the degree of responsibility displayed by the players in camp. In an extraordinary manner, he praises every one of the partners who have contributed as it were or one more to make the preliminaries a triumph.

“From the mentors, the actual players, National Council of Sports, UOC, Elite High School, different players utilized for preliminary games, umpires, media and everyone, I say a major bless your heart. The group is extremely prepared given the instructional courses held in camp and the preliminary series that drew out the best for every single player” Jjagwe says.

For the excess days before the group flight to United Kingdom, the group will stay in camp at Elite High School under lead trainer Jude Mutete.
Flight is on Sunday, 24th July 2022.