The Kitende based Vipers SC have been the day's massive winners after putting five unanswered goals against Maroons.
Vipers who lost their most recent fixture against URA FC 3:1 last week were today Wednesday 26th February, 2020 ruthless as they rejuvenated their title hopes with an emphatic win.
Allan Kayiwa found the first goal in the 45th minute before Nkuubi Brian doubled the lead five minutes later. New signing Milton Kaliisa opened his account for his second stint at Vipers in the in the 63rd minute as Paul Mucureezi and Abraham Nduggwa completed the wrought in the 75th and 78th minutes respectfully.
Vipers still top the table with 53 points four points ahead second placed KCCA. At the Star Times Stadium, Lugogo, visitors KCCA FC beat Police FC to maintain their unbeaten run in the last 21 matches against the cops.
A 20th minute goal from defender Herbert Acahai was enough to hand the garbage collectors a deserved win to keep pace with table leaders Vipers SC.
Police FC remain winless in the last 21 encounters with the Kasasiro boys, losing on 15 occasions managing only six draws.
Police FC remain in relegation, on 22 points in 14th position with a fate of being relegated a possibility.
At Kakyeka Stadium, home side Mbarara City moved to seventh position with a 1:0 win over BUL FC. Hilary Mukundane scored the match's only goal in the 76th minute to hand Brian Ssenyondo's side a deserved win.
The Star Times Uganda Premier league continues on Friday 28th February, 2020 with two fixtures. Record champions SC Villa will host Bright Stars at Namboole as Kyetume will take on Onduparaka.