Adinan, Kabuka crash out as Shadir Semujju prevail in Bombers team trials

David GOMBE

The Bombers team first elimination phase trials were held on Sunday 26th May at MTN Arena, Lugogo.

22 bouts were played in various categories to determine the last two who will camp in different camps before facing off in July to determine those to represent the Nation during the All Africa games slated for August this year in Morocco.

In the Fly (52Kg) category

Busingye Champion shockingly beat Kabuka Moses who knocked down Commonwealth bronze medalist Juma Miiro.

In the same category, National open winner Katongole John Bosco also overcame an optimistic Lwanga Mohamed.

The fight of the evening was contested between, Joshua Tukamuhebwa and Adinan Yasin in the 63Kg category. Tukamuhebwa explosively beat his counterpart to prevail whereas Isaac Sebuufu eliminated Wasswa Ssali in the same category.

Shadir Musa beat Tamale Lawrence in the 69Kg and David Ssemujju claimed victory over Owino John in the 75Kg affair.

The other bouts that were played

Feather 57kg
Masembe Isaac beat Ssentongo Sowali while Kamulegeya Rodger overcame Ssali Marvin

69kg
Hamid Daku beat Sebulime Abdu Aziz to set up a final elimination fight with Shadir Musa.

81Kg
Sofas Dumba beat Kakooza Alex whereas Male Joshua overcame Kakooza Alex

91Kg Heavy
Kyambadde Emma comfortably cruised past Kimuli Yaffe to prevail

Super Heavy
Geko Solomon and Mudde Kibe beat Dungu Geoffrey and Komakech Mike respectively

Women
51Kg Fly
Nantongo Sarah won Ajambo Moreen

57Kg Feather
Nali Jalia and Akello Susan scooped victories over Amina Musa and Namaganda Denise respectively.

60Kg Light Weight Among Rebecca cruised past Ainebyona Laura.

69Kg
Nakalema Emily claimed victory over Nantale Lydia

75Kg
Nambiro Joy eliminated Nabwire Rosette to set up a fight with Baleke Helen who got a walk over.