Muzamir Ssemuddu beat Farahat Manirola and Swalik ‘Tyson’ Kisitu to the November Fortebet Real stars Monthly Award in the Category of Boxing at the Lazio Restaurant, Kololo.
The 11th edition of this year’s awards were witnessed by the CEO Mr Mukasa Isaac, Head of Marketing Jude Colour Solutions Mr Zzimbe Henry and Fortebet Assistant Media communications manager Resty Mbatidde.
Kololo Boxing Club’s Ssemuddu won his only fight of the month against Isaac Zebra Ssenyange Jr of the Zebra Boxing Club to win November award.
Therefore this put him top of the Light Middleweight category in the Uganda Boxing Champions League hence helping him get into the final of his weight on Boxing Day.
Speaking to Touchline Sports on a rainy Tuesday morning, a happy Ssemuddu outlined his target is of topping his weight;
“Well am very happy have collected this award and it gives me courage to stay on top and be nominated once again.” he said
“From here my target is to top my weight in the Uganda Boxing Champions League and take home the belt come 26th December in the finals at the UMA grounds.”
“After winning, that means I will be able to represent a Uganda in all the major Competitions next year.” Ssemuddu concluded
In the other categories, Bright Stars’ Nelson Ssenkatuka emerged as the winner for the month of November in the football after netting five goals in the Uganda Premier League to wash off competition from SC Villa teammates Norman Angufinduru and Ronald Ssekiganda.
Titus Lual Odeke of City Oilers took home the award in the Basketball Category beating of competition from his teammates Fayed Bbaale and Tonny Drilebba after helping their side get to the final tournament of BAL.
For Cricket, Brian Masaba who was among those that helped the Cricket Cranes qualify for the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup Qualifiers topped both Alphesh Ramjan and Denish Nakrani.
Rugby was won by Peace Lekuru who came out on top of the men in Aaron Ofoyrwoth who was MVP at the 2023 Safari sevens and Ivan Magomu who shinned bright at the Victoria Cup final.
In the Pool category, Ceaser Chandiga who won the 2023 National Men’s pool Open took home the November award to beat Women champion in the same competition Rukia Nayiga and Azali Lukomwa.