All is set for the inaugural National Pro-Am Rankings event, scheduled for Saturday April 27th ,2019 at Freedom City.
Patrick Luyooza, the Uganda Kickboxing Federation President confirmed the development during a press briefing held at Freedom City in Namasuba.
“We are set and ready for the inaugural National Pro-Am Rankings event slated for this Saturday at Freedom City in Namasuba. We can now confirm that 22 fighters in the super lightweight and 20 in the super Welterweight have undergone and passed all the required processes and have been sanctioned by the Federation to take part in the competition.”
I can confirm that by Thursday the Ring will be already staged and on Saturday action will begin on time since we have many fights on the day.”
Luyooza also added that the competition will be used to identify participants who will represent the Nation in World Kickboxing Championship that will be hosted by Egypt next year.
The participants will lock horns in five styles that are sanctioned by the Federation, these are MMA, Low Kick, Full contact, Muay Thia and K1.
Ten champions will be selected and ranked with the overall winners, 1st and 2nd runners up will receive Title belts, Silver and Bronze medals respectively. Those who will not make it will be relegated to next year’s National rankings.
The match make up for Saturday in the Super lightweight 60.1-62.3Kg
•Musobya Musa ( 256 Iganga) Vs Eligu Emma ( Hard body)
•Semanda Joel ( Just a kick) Vs Owara James ( Elohim)
•Lukusite Paul ( Kinawa) Vs Yiga Muzafaru ( Police )
•Etyang Vallerian ( UPDF) Vs Kato Hussein ( Hard Body)
•Achila Simon Peter ( Mbale) Vs Lubega Allan Claud ( City Hunters)
•Okello Darius ( Police ) Vs Sekitto Arnold ( Power Flex)
•Batte Musa ( City Hunters) Vs Lukwago Muhammad ( Pentagon)
•Wandera Georgina ( Hard Body) Vs Opio Joseph ( Soroti)
•Magumba Ayubu ( Power Flex) Vs Mayanja Vicent ( Hard Body)
•Otim Bosco ( UPDF) Vs Bonane Joseph ( Kampala University)
Zziwa Ronnie ( City Hunters) will face one of the best losers
Fights in for the Super Welterweight 66.9-69Kg
•Serugunda Locus ( Pentagon) Vs Mukose Dan ( Tiger Fussian)
•Turyakira Hamdan ( Hard Body) Vs Zibanda Justus ( Umoja)
•Sempagala Amos (Pentagon) Vs Ouma Akim ( Tiger Fussian)
•Jantuyo Juma ( Bugiri Dragons) Vs Muhindo Ali ( Hard Body)
•Ngobi Muhammad ( Power Flex) Vs Kemigisha James ( Prisons)
•Mukiibi Owen ( Police) Vs Sebuuma Alex ( Pentagon)
•Ngabo Micheal ( Hard Body) Vs Sekitto Willy Alexander ( Golola Talent Academy)
•Koreta Ivan ( Pentagon) Vs Mugerwa Bruce ( Police)
•Okerenyang Tom ( Prisons) Vs Katamba Sadi ( UPDF)