Sports

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

Argentina to be 'Messi's team' at the World Cup - Sampaoli

MANCHESTER - Barcelona talisman Lionel Messi has the talent and maturity to carry Argentina’s hopes of a successful World Cup campaign this year, the national team’s manager Jorge Sampaoli has said. Five-time Ballon d’Or winner Messi has led Barcelona to 30 domestic and...

Tuesday, March 27, 2018 - 2:49pm

Rwanda U20 face Police FC in warm-up match

Warm-up matches Saturday Rwanda U20 Vs Police FC Tuesday Rwanda U20 Vs SC Kiyovu Rwanda U20 will take on topflight football league side Police FC in a warm-match on Saturday at Amahoro National Stadium as the junior national team prepares for their 2019 U-20 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier...

Tuesday, March 27, 2018 - 2:47pm

Ndizeye’s sacking was inevitable – Espoir FC

AZAM Rwanda Premier League strugglers Espoir FC declared that the sacking of head coach Jimmy Ndizeye and his assistant Francois Kalisa was in the best interest of the club. Burundian tactician Ndizeye joined the Rusizi-based club in 2016 on a one-year contract before signing a three-year contract...

Tuesday, March 27, 2018 - 2:35pm

Areruya leads the way as top guns battle in opening race of season

Saturday Start Time: 9am Women: Muhanga – Huye (81km) Junior Men: Muhanga – Huye + 2 laps in Huye town (92km) U23 & Elite Men: Kigali – Huye + 6 laps in Huye town (158km) All eyes will be on Africa’s top Joseph Areruya when the 4th Rwanda Cycling Cup kicks-off...

Tuesday, March 27, 2018 - 2:21pm

Ten years and still counting for Rwanda’s star centre Kabange

To basketball fanatics in Rwanda and the region, the name Kami Kabange needs no introduction. The Rwanda international has been at the top of the game for ten years. Along with star guard, Hamza Ruhezamihigo, Kabange is the longest serving player on the national basketball team since his maiden...

Tuesday, March 27, 2018 - 2:20pm

Powerlifter Niyonzima eyes medal in Australia

Rwanda’s Paralympic Powerlifter Vedaste Niyonzima believes he has what it takes to challenge for a medal at the upcoming Commonwealth Games scheduled for April 4-15 in Gold Coast, Australia. Niyonzima, a category 59 Para Powerlifter, is preparing to make his debut at the Commonwealth Games,...

Tuesday, March 27, 2018 - 2:20pm

Hakizimana posts personal best to finish 34th at World Half-Marathon Champs

Men, Top three 1. Geoffrey Kipsang Kamworor (Kenya) – 1:00:02 2. Abraham Naibei Cheroben (Bahrain) – 1:00:22 3. Aron Kifle (Eritrea) – 1:00:31 Rwanda 34. John Hakizimana – 1:02:26 42. Noel Hitimana – 1:02:53 110. David Gakuru – 1:07:02 RWANDA...

Tuesday, March 27, 2018 - 2:18pm

Muhitira looking to shine at Stramilano Half Marathon

RWANDA international middle and long-distance runner Félicien Muhitira is buoyant to put up a good show at the 2018 Stramilano Half Marathon scheduled for Sunday. The race starts at 10:30am Rwandan time, at Piazza Castello in Milan - Italy. The 43rd edition of the annual Half-Marathon event has...

Tuesday, March 27, 2018 - 2:16pm

REG go top of StarTimes National Basketball League

Friday REG 108-81 UGB Saturday IPRC-South 68-62 APR Women IPRC-South 75-61 APR Star centre Kami Kabange scored a game high 26 points and 7 rebounds to lead Rwanda Energy Group to an emphatic 108-81 win over United Generation Basketball Club in the StarTimes National Basketball League on...

Tuesday, March 27, 2018 - 2:16pm

V-ball league: UTB go on top after beating Kirehe and UNIK

Sunday KVC 0-3 APR KVC 3-0 IPRC South APR 3-0 IPRC South Saturday UTB 3-0 Kirehe UTB 3-0 UNIK UNIK 1-3 Kirehe University of Tourism, Technology and Business Studies (utb) on Saturday upstaged Kirehe and University of Kibungo (UNIK) in a spectacular 3-0 apiece to go at the top of the...

Tuesday, March 27, 2018 - 1:44pm

Cycling Cup win big boost for C'wealth Games - Munyaneza

Saturday Men Elite&U23: Kigali-Huye+6 laps (158km) 1. Didier Munyaneza (Club Benediction) 4h14’38” 2. Bonaventure Uwizeyimana (Club Benediction) 4h15’09” 3. Patrick Byukusenge (Club Benediction) 4h15’15” 4. Valens Ndayisenga (Pays Olonne Cycliste)...

Tuesday, March 27, 2018 - 12:54pm

Second div. league: Pepiniere win to remain second in Pool A

Saturday Group A Rwamagana City 2-1 Gitikinyoni Esperance FC 0-2 Pepiniere Group B SEC Academy 0-1 Interforce FC UR FC 0-3 La Jeunesse Fc Rugende FC 0-0 Heroes FC Pepiniere FC defeated Esperance 2-0 on Saturday at Mumena Stadium in the second division league to stay second place in...

Tuesday, March 27, 2018 - 12:52pm