This Sunday 28th April, 2019 saw a number of companies compete in football and basketball disciplines in the 3rd round of the 2019 corporate league. The outing was generally exciting with shock defeats, mouthwatering clashes and humiliating losses that left revelers opting for no other way to wind down their Sunday.
Defending champions and leaders of group A, Centenary bank continued with their fine start to the season securing maximum points from their games played. This included condemning Bank of Africa 3-0 in a highly contested bank derby. DFCu bank and Cipla quality chemicals were among the other teams that secured maximum points from their games played.
Uganda Revenue Authority Manager’s team extended their unbeaten run from last season with a 2-0 win over Hotel Africana.
Neptune financial software ltd suffered the most humiliating defeat on the day when they lost 6-1 in the hands of Stanbic bank Uganda limited. Also Stanbic Bank stood tall in another highly contested bank derby defeating KCB 1-0.
The highlight of the day was veteran Journalist and UNRAs head of communications, Mark Ssali’s appearance for UNRA manager’s game against CIC insurance a game they lost 3-2
In Another highly anticipated match between Hotel Africana and Cocacola, the Wampewo Avenue based Hotel had the better of their opponets in a 3-1 mouthwatering clash.
In Basketball, defending champions MTN Uganda suffered a shock but rather convincing defeat at the hands of corporate league debutantes Buganda land board 18-15 while ten-time record champions URA started off on a light note with 7-5 win against Bollore logistics and a walk over against Posta.