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U-18 Girls Inter-Hub: Mukono Cricket Community unveil final squad for the tournament in Gulu


In a significant announcement, the Mukono Cricket Community has revealed the meticulously selected final 15 players set to represent them at the groundbreaking Under-18 Girls Inter-Hub Tournament in Gulu Scheduled to take place between January 24-28th 2023.

Team will be led by Captain Naula Hasifa with assistance from Nalumansi Resty, is gearing up for an exciting T20 format competition starting on January 25th at St. Joseph’s College Layibi.

The squad, carefully honed by a team of six dedicated coaches, has been diligently preparing at the Mukono District Headquarters playground.

Notably, the Development Manager of Uganda Cricket Association, Mr. Turinawe Davis, visited the hub last Wednesday, underscoring the significance of this inaugural tournament.

This tournament adopts a single-robin format, requiring the Mukono team to navigate through four group stage games before securing a spot in the finals.

Davis Turinawe the Development manager UCA visited the team last Wednesday.

The anticipation for riveting cricket action is heightened as the Mukono Cricket Community faces Soroti Cricket Academy 2 in their opening match at midday on 25th January.

The team is under the expert guidance of coach Maria Nyende Kagoya, supported by Ronald Puwata.

The players have also benefited from the expertise of Ndejjian Solomon Lubwama, popularly known as King Soso, contributing to the team’s skill enhancement and knowledge development.

The girls during a stretching session.

With Ocala Lydia Hope serving as Team Manager, entrusted with overseeing all logistical aspects, and Mr. Kintu Simon leading the delegation, the team’s organizational structure is robust and it is expected to set off from Mukono to Gulu on 24th January 2023.

Sajjabi Ivan Cyprian, a distinguished writer at Touchline Sports, takes on the role of Media Manager, ensuring seamless communication with fans and followers.

For enthusiasts eager to witness the tournament unfold, Prodigal Group will be streaming the games live. The ball-by-ball coverage can be accessed through, promising an immersive experience for cricket enthusiasts.

To stay abreast of all the updates and behind-the-scenes moments, follow Mukono Cricket Community on their social media platforms: Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.

The community invites everyone to join them on this historic journey, showcasing not just cricket prowess but the spirit of unity and sportsmanship.

Full Squad

Naula Hasifa (Captain) (Masaka SS)
Nalumansi Resty (WK) (Vice Captain) (Mukono Kings High School)
Mbwali Naume (wk) (Masaka SS)
Nakato Josephine (St. John SS Mukono)
Tandeka Hope (Mukono Kings)
Namuddu Shukrat Mirembe (Agape Christian SS)
Nakakande Agnes (Masaka SS)
Nakintu Swabulah ( Mukono Kings High School)
Babirye Caroline: St. John’s Mukono
Nyesigire Sandra Mary (Agape Christian Secondary School)
Natabo Penina Margaret (St. John’s SS Mukono)
Nalutaaya Christine (Mukono Kings)
Nakibuule Elizabeth (Mukono Kings)
Nampaamu Jackline (Mukono Kings High School)
Kyaterekera Noeline (Mukono Kings High School)

Head coach
Maria Nyende Kagoya

Assistant Head Coach
Ronald Puwata

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