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Rwanda, Uganda clash in semi-final

Semifinal fixturesTODAYRwanda v UgandaBurundi v Kenya SUNDAYFinals Rwanda’s prowess at the inaugural Cecafa youth championships will be tested when she clashes with Uganda in the first semi-final this afternoon at national U-17 football team is Prince Louis Rwagasore stadium in Burundi.Though both...

Saturday, August 25, 2007 - 12:00am

Amagaju eye to overhaul Electrogaz’s lead in Pool A

Second Division fixtures TodayYellow       v  AmagajuMukungwa    v  PepiniereInterforce       v  UNRMapinduzi     v  SorwatheMilitary       v  ISAE TomorrowUnion...

Saturday, August 25, 2007 - 12:00am

Carre’ d’AS is back

The 2007 national volleyball calendar is set to climax this weekend with the annual Carre’ d’AS tournament.The event is rolling into its tenth edition and like its norm, will merge the top four clubs of the 2007 national men’s and ladies’ volleyball league.According to the local volleyball...

Saturday, August 25, 2007 - 12:00am

BCR mug at tenth hole

After a three-week recess, the highly-rated Rwanda Commercial Bank (BCR) monthly mug returns this afternoon.Being a communal work day (Umuganda), the tournament will start at 12:30 till 5pm. Just like previous mug competitions, today’s action will be played on a full course (18-holes) and with...

Saturday, August 25, 2007 - 12:00am

Judgment day

As rivals APR and Rayon spar for league title Today APR      v     Rayon SportKick off time:  3:30 PmVenue:  Amahoro stadium Entry FeePavilion:   5000Covered stands:  1000Stands:   500 Today’s other fixtures Police...

Saturday, August 25, 2007 - 12:00am

EAC inter-schools’ bound team leave today

The national Secondary Schools’ team departs for Kisumu today aboard Regional Bus Services ahead of the start of the regional scheduled to start this weekend in Nairobi. Rwanda will have eight representatives at this year’s week-long regional Schools’ Championship. They include; Groupe Scolaire de...

Friday, August 24, 2007 - 12:00am

Amavubi rise in Fifa, drop in Caf ranking

Rwanda has moved one place up the Fifa/Coca-Cola rankings but dropped a place in Africa according to the August releases. Rwanda is now ranked 121 up from 122 last month and remains among the worst ranked football nation in the Cecafa zone but higher than Eritrea, Kenya, Djibouti and Somalia....

Friday, August 24, 2007 - 12:00am

Troubled Mossi suspended

Atraco’s new goal custodian signing Mohammed Mossi has been suspended indefinitely on grounds of indiscipline, club officials have confirmed. Atraco vice president, Issa Ngenzi told Times Sport yesterday that the veteran shot-stopper was suspended last week. However, the administrator could not...

Friday, August 24, 2007 - 12:00am

Yanga want APR striker Kabanda

The Tanzania first division club, Yanga SC are in the final stages of signing APR Fc striker Laurent Kabanda a.k.a Pierre Mukandila. Imani Madega, the club [Yanga] president is expected in Kigali some time next month for a meeting with APR officials as he looks to strike a deal for the skilful...

Friday, August 24, 2007 - 12:00am

Double target

Kiyovu looks to do a double over MukuraTodayKiyovu v Mukura The country’s oldest football clubs SC Kiyovu and Mukura Victory Sports face off this afternoon in the Primus National League at Amahoro stadium. After a morale boosting 1-0 victory against Espoir three days ago, Kiyovu will indeed go into...

Friday, August 24, 2007 - 12:00am

Golfers land EAC Challenge invitation

The Rwanda Golf Union has landed an invitation to take part in this year’s Open Golf Championship to be staged at the Arusha Gymkhana Club, Tanzania. The August 25-26 event is an amateur golfers’ tourney that has stroke play as the mode of play. Speaking to Kigali Golf Club vice captain Marcel...

Thursday, August 23, 2007 - 12:00am

Ssimbwa lauds Atraco

Sam Ssimbwa a.k.a Mourinho has lauded his former club for their continued progress in the national league and for stopping APR’s unbeaten run on Tuesday. Now coach of Uganda’s Express Fc, Ssimbwa made the remarks moments after Atraco came from behind to defeat rivals APR 2-1 win at Amahoro stadium...

Thursday, August 23, 2007 - 12:00am

Groupe Scolaire de Parent in tough group

The national schools’ champions, Groupe Scolaire de Parent will face Kenya’s St. Anthony in the second match of the football championship in Kenya. Rwanda will have eight representatives in this year’s edition of the regional Schools’ Championship due to start in Kisumu, Kenya over the weekend....

Thursday, August 23, 2007 - 12:00am

Cecafa disqualify over-age players

Yesterday’s resultburundi 1-1 RwandaTuesdayUganda  5-1  KenyaTodayUganda  v     ZanzibarFive players from the Burundi national football team at the on-going U-17 Cecafa youth championships have been disqualified on grounds of over age. Amrani Ndikumana, Etienne...

Thursday, August 23, 2007 - 12:00am

Schools up E.Africa Games preps

The East Africa inter-school games bound schools are in their final preparations ahead of the competitions that swing into action this Friday in Kisumu, Kenya.Musanze, Huye, Nyamasheke, Gicumbi, Rubavu, Rwaza and Ecole Scolaire Gafunzo who are set to represent Rwanda at the competitions are said to...

Wednesday, August 22, 2007 - 12:00am

Bizi tips APR to title

Mukura head coach Rajab Bizimuremyi has admitted that APR have higher chances of winning this year’s Primus National league title.The 43-year old has conceded that the reigning champions are the strongest club in Rwanda. On top their excellence on the pitch, Bizimuremyi also says that the club has...

Wednesday, August 22, 2007 - 12:00am

NPC-Kigali jubilee cup matches on

The Paralympics games for the Kigali jubilee cup started with Imena slamming THT in the males’ standing volleyball opening match at NPC’s new gymnasium at Amahoro premises on Sunday.Imena, Intwari, Gorillas, THT, Masaka-Goalball team, Kanombe-wheelchair rugby team and ACPJ Neauv are competing in...

Wednesday, August 22, 2007 - 12:00am

Rwanda turns to classification matches

DR Congo    Vs     Rwanda Morocco       Vs     Liberia S. Africa        Vs    Senegal Mali            ...

Wednesday, August 22, 2007 - 12:00am

U-17 cecafa (burundi)

ResultsRwanda  2-0  SomaliaBurundi  3-1  TanzaniaBurundi  6-0  SomaliaRwanda  3-1  TanzaniaKenya    2-1  Zanzibar Today’s Fixtures:Rwanda  v  BurundiSomalia  v  Tanzania The national Under-17 football team is set to...

Wednesday, August 22, 2007 - 12:00am

Unbeaten run halted

As APR suffer first second round defeatPrimus League resultsAtraco   2-1 APRMukura 4-0 JeunesseEspoir   1-2 KiyovuKibuye  1-0 ZebresToday’s fixturesAS Kigali v Rayon Police       v MarinesEtincelles v Umurabyo Atraco FC came from one down to...

Wednesday, August 22, 2007 - 12:00am