Wednesday, December 6th
Nkumba VC 3-1 VVC
Sport-S 0-3 Nemo Stars
Nemo Stars are now the Menâ€™s reigning Uganda Volleyball Champions.
The Nsambya-based side defeated Sport-S 3-0 in the decider played out at Lugogo – hence winning the series 2-1, clinching the Aziz Damani National Volleyball League crown.
Going into yesterday’s thriller, the sides had tied one all: Nemo Stars had won game one 3-1 before Sport-S levelled the series with a 2-3 victory.
The first set was neck to neck but Nemo Stars edged it 32-30 and they never looked back, winning 25-13 and 25-20 in order of the sets.
This is Nemo Starsâ€™ fourth title after the side had triumphed in 2012, 2013 and 2015.
â€œIt was a tough game but we deeply in our hearts knew that we were a stronger side than them, am happy for the victory,â€� said Nemo Starâ€™s Captain George Aporu briefly after the game.
Nkumba VC edge VVC to win the Ladies Crown
Just like the Menâ€™s finals, the ladies finals was also tied one all before heading into the decider (game three).
Game three saw Nkumba Volleyball Club defeat Vision Volleyball Camp (VVC) in a thriller played at the MTN Arena in Lugogo.
â€œWe were the under dogs going into the finals so we knew that we had to work hard and am proud that our efforts paid off,â€� said Tony Lakony, Nkumba VC coach after the game.
Past League winners in the Ladies category
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