Stylish Patrick Chinyemba was the only boxer, who qualified from outside Northern and Western African. The Zambian did so after stopping Eladine Zidi in the third round.
United's injury crisis meant that 35-year-old Evans started at centre-back for the first time in his second spell at the club.
This year, Baguma led from the front and served Mwiri a cold dish of revenge by snaring three wickets as Mwiri set 127 runs in the allotted 20 overs.
Uganda’s bogeyside Tanzania could only pick 12 points – after winning six matches and losing as many.
Only three Ugandans have played in the World Cup; John Nagenda (RIP) and Sam Walusimbi for East Africa at the inaugural showpiece in 1975 and the towering Henry Osinde for Canada in 2007 and 2011.
Among those helping Kipchoge push his mantra of “no human is limited” will be Uganda’s long-distance runner Jacob Kiplimo.
South African Kyle Barker won the three-round format tournament with an aggregate of 10-under 203 to pocket the lion’s share of R2000 000 (about Shs395m).
Sainz seemed set for a comfortable win until a virtual safety car 20 laps from the end gave the two Mercedes the chance to change to fresh medium-compound tyres.
The Dutch driver made it 10 in a row in a race which was delayed by 20 minutes and cut to 51 laps after Yuki Tsunoda's AlphaTauri car suffered a power-unit failure during the pre-race formation lap.
Spaniard Sainz will start at the front of the grid for the first time this season after pipping by 0.013 seconds reigning world champion Verstappen who is hunting a historic 10th straight victory.
According to the Executive Director, Public Private Partnerships Unit (PPPU) and spokesperson of MoFPED, Jim Mugunga, while the president endorsed the project, a directive has not formally come...