Heineken Uganda To Host Rugby fans At World Cup Launch

Heineken Uganda will this Friday launch the Rugby World Cup Campaign to Uganda fans at Legends Sports Bar.

RWC Trophy

The Rugby World Cup 2015 Edition is partly sponsored by Heineken.

Ugandan Rugby lovers will be treated to a launch event and will be engaged to predict and win goodies from the premium brewer.

Over 100 invited fans and media will be treated to free eats, drinks and goodies on this evening from 7pm till late.

Other revellers will also be allowed into Legends Sports Bar but will self-cater for their drinks and eats.

The 2015 Rugby World Cup is scheduled to be the eighth Rugby World Cup, the quadrennial rugby union world championship.

The tournament will be hosted by England from 18 September to 31 October. Twickenham Stadium in London will host the final.

England was chosen to host the competition in July 2009, beating rival bids from Italy, Japan and South Africa.

The competition’s organisers, Rugby World Cup Limited, had recommended England to the International Rugby Board (IRB; now known as World Rugby).

Of the 20 teams competing at the 2015 World Cup, 12 of them qualified by finishing in the top three places in their pools in the 2011 World Cup.

The other eight teams qualified through regional competition