Sports

Rwandan fighters start African Taekwondo Championships on high

Rwandan players at the 2018 African Taekwondo and Para Taekwondo Championships started the chase for medals on high on Wednesday to end the day in third place. The competitions started yesterday and will run through April 1 at the Inbiaat Sports Hall in Moroccan city – Agadir. On the...

Thursday, March 29, 2018 - 2:48pm

We still have work to do, says Rwanda U20 coach Mashami

Warm-up match Tuesday Rwanda U20    2-1   SC Kiyovu   Despitehis team defeating league side SC Kiyovu 2-1 in a warm-up match on Tuesday at Amahoro National Stadium, Rwanda U20 head coach Vincent Mashami admits his youthful side is “not yet there” in...

Thursday, March 29, 2018 - 3:15am

Gisagara ‘disappointed’ to miss African Club Championships

Day 1 results Group A Prisons (KEN)        3-0      Red Skins (LES) Ahly E (EGY)          3-0      Nemo Stars (UGA) As Police (CIV)      0-3...

Thursday, March 29, 2018 - 3:11am

CAF name refs for Rayon Vs Costa do Sol Confed Cup tie

April 6: First-leg Rayon Sports   vs    Costa do Sol April 17: 2nd leg Costa do Sol    vs    Rayon Sports   Confederation of African Football (CAF) has appointed match officials for the 2018 CAF Confederation Cup Playoff round,...

Thursday, March 29, 2018 - 3:07am

MINISPOC: Search for Amavubi coach on

The Ministry of Sports and Culture (MINISPOC) has confirmed that the search has started for the new head coach of the national football team, Amavubi, to replace Antonio Hey, who dramatically resigned in January. German trainer, Hey, guided Rwanda to the 2018 Africa Nations Championship (CHAN...

Thursday, March 29, 2018 - 3:02am

Mount Kenya University Rwanda launches ultramodern basketball court

Mount Kenya University Rwanda (MKUR) is today set to launch its ultramodern basketball court as part of its efforts to develop facilities to enhance higher education in the country. The official launch will take place at the campus outdoor basketball court in Kicukiro District. With a  ...

Wednesday, March 28, 2018 - 5:08pm

Rwandan teams arrive in Australia for Commonwealth games

The Rwandan delegation has arrived in Gold Coast, Australia ahead of the 2018 commonwealth games slated from April 4 to 15 2018. The teams that have already arrived in Australia include the volleyball teams, powerlifting and other athletes. The cycling team is expected in the coming days. The...

Wednesday, March 28, 2018 - 1:40pm

Embarrassed Australia awaits return of fallen heroes

SYDNEY - Australia’s embarrassment over the ball-tampering scandal showed little sign of easing on Wednesday even as former captain Steve Smith, vice captain David Warner and batsman Cameron Bancroft headed home in disgrace from South Africa. The trio, stripped of their positions, will...

Wednesday, March 28, 2018 - 10:54am

Spain hit Argentina for six as Isco grabs hat-trick

MADRID - Spain sent out a warning to their World Cup rivals as Isco grabbed a hat-trick in a 6-1 thrashing of Argentina, who were missing the injured Lionel Messi, in a friendly on Tuesday. On what was supposed to be a historic night for Argentina captain Javier Mascherano, who joined Javier...

Wednesday, March 28, 2018 - 10:34am

Muhitira turns focus on Roma Marathon

Results Men 1 Felix Kibitok (KEN)                                     – 1:00:11 2 Shumay Mogos Solomon (ERI)...

Wednesday, March 28, 2018 - 12:23am

I’m enjoying life at Rayon Sports, says Usengimana

Monday Sunrise FC          2-3            Rayon Sports   Rwanda international centre-back Faustin Usengimana has said that he is enjoying life at his childhood club Rayon Sports...

Wednesday, March 28, 2018 - 12:16am

Musanze in early preps ahead of FEASSA 2018

Officials in Northern Province have said preparations are underway ahead of a regional inter-schools’ sports competition scheduled for August 10-20 in Musanze District. Rwanda will host the annual games organised by the Federation of East African Secondary School Sports Associations (...

Wednesday, March 28, 2018 - 12:11am

Struglling Gicumbi FC eye ‘huge’ APR scalp

Today Gicumbi FC               Vs         APR FC               3:30pm   Bottom side Gicumbi FC host title...

Wednesday, March 28, 2018 - 12:06am

Gisagara disqualified from African Volleyball Club Championships

Pool A:Ahly (EGY), Prisons (KEN), Police (CIV), Espoir (COD), Nemostar (UGA) and Redskin (LES) Pool B:Al Swehly (LBA), Finances (BEN), Swimblue (SEY), DGSP (CGO), Aviation (EGY) and Bafia (CMR) Pool C:FAP (CMR), AS Police (BEN), Ahly B (LBA), University (ZIM), Smuoha (EGY) and Mwangaza (COD)...

Wednesday, March 28, 2018 - 12:01am

Etincelles look to halt APR ascent to top four

Sunday Etincelles vs APR FC 3:30pm Monday Sunrise FC vs Rayon Sports March 28 Gicumbi FC vs APR FC Etincelles are optimistic about halting APR FC when the two teams meet in a rescheduled Azam Rwanda Premier League matchday 14 fixture today at Umuganda Stadium in Rubavu district. Emmanuel...

Tuesday, March 27, 2018 - 6:58pm

Second division league rivals Intare and AS Muhanga face off

Saturday Group A Aspor FC Vs Vision FC 1pm Akagera FC Vs Gasabo Unite 2:30pm Rwamagana City Vs Gitikinyoni Unity SC Vs Etoile de L'est Fc Sorwathe Vs Nyagatare FC Esperance Vs Pepiniere Group B Vision J.Nouvelle Vs Hope FC 2:30pm Intare FC Vs AS Muhanga Rugende FC Vs Heroes...

Tuesday, March 27, 2018 - 3:50pm

Taekwondo teams target medal haul at African Championships

RWANDA national taekwondo and para taekwondo teams will depart for Morocco on Saturday afternoon ahead of the 2018 African Taekwondo Championships. The continental championship will run from March 28-30 while the Para Taekwondo event, designed for players with physical disabilities and impairments...

Tuesday, March 27, 2018 - 2:54pm

Etincelles is a must win, says APR coach Petrovic

Sunday Etincelles Vs APR FC Monday Sunrise FC Vs Rayon Sports March 28 Gicumbi FC Vs APR FC After dropping two points against lowly Espoir, APR FC Head Coach Ljubomir Petrovic has admitted that the next league match against Etincelles on Sunday, is a must-win for the army side. APR will...

Tuesday, March 27, 2018 - 2:53pm

Rwanda wary of New Zealand in beach volleyball opener

April 6 New Zealand Vs Rwanda April 8 Vanuatu Vs Rwanda April 9 Singapore Vs Rwanda Rwanda sees New Zealand as the main group challengers in the women’s beach volleyball competition at the forthcoming XXI Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia from April 4 to 15....

Tuesday, March 27, 2018 - 2:50pm

Ibrahimovic says farewell to United ahead of U.S. move

LONDON - Zlatan Ibrahimovic said farewell to Manchester United on Thursday after the Premier League club agreed to terminate the Swedish striker’s contract ahead of an expected move to Los Angeles Galaxy. “Manchester United confirms that it has agreed to the termination of Zlatan...

Tuesday, March 27, 2018 - 2:49pm