Uganda on Friday won the world university netball championship after defeating the defending champions South Africa 44 – 43.
The east African nation is now the world university Netball champions.
They won the title at Makerere University Arena.
“Congratulations Team Uganda upon winning the World University Netball Championship title. We appreciate you. Keep up the spirit!” said Educations and Sports minister, Janet Kataaha Museveni.
The Chief Guest, The Prime Minister Rt. Hon. Ruhakana Ruganda officially handed over the 2018 World University Netball Championship Trophy to the Gallant Mighty Cranes.
“Thank you to the people of Uganda, this was one of the best competition. Thank you for a great game. To all fellow South Africans, your support meant alot,” tweeted University Sport South Africa.