It’s exciting to be back in Europe – Ndayisenga


TOUR du Rwanda double champion Valens Ndayisenga and compatriot Jean Claude Uwizeye are set for a move to French side Pays Olonne Cycliste Côte de Lumière.

Olympic committee recommends medical insurance for local athletes


Rwanda National Olympic and Sports Committee (RNOSC), in their Ordinary General Assembly that convened over the weekend, recommended that all national athletes should have medical insurance effective next year.

Sorwathe edge closer to 2nd division league quarter-finals

Second division league Pool A leaders, Sorwathe FC edged closer to the quarter-finals after defeating Esperance FC 1-0 at the weekend at Mumena ground.

Taekwondo team set for Olympic qualifiers, World Championships

RWANDA national junior taekwondo team has upped preparations ahead of the upcoming qualifiers for Youth Olympic Games 2018, scheduled for April 6-8 in Hammamet, Tunisia.

Rayon Sports keen to offer Mineart contract

Rayon Sports are planning to offer interim head coach Ivan Mineart a permanent contract, the club secretary general Bernard Itangishaka has confirmed.

Rayon out of CAF Champions League


Two goals from Wayne Arendse Sebusiso Vilakazi were enough to hand South African giants Mamelodi Sundowns a ticket to the group stage of CAF Champions League.

APR turn focus on domestic scene after Confed Cup exit


APR FC have now turned their attention to the battle for the Azam Rwanda Premier League title following their disappointing exit from CAF Confederation Cup.

Gisagara continue winning streak in volleyball league


Defending champions Gisagara VC on Saturday defeated rivals University of Tourism Technology and Business Studies (UTB) 3-1 to remain in the top spot on the national volleyball league table.

Handball League: Police beat UR-CASS to retain top spot

Record five-time national handball league champions Police thrashed University of Rwanda’s College of Arts and Social Science (UR-CASS) 47-10 on Saturday to stay top of the league table standings.

It’s Now-or-Never as Rayon face Sundowns


RAYON Sports will need a win or a scoring draw to oust South African giants Mamelodi Sundowns in CAF Champions League first round, second leg on Sunday evening at Loftus...

PHOTOS: APR out of CAF Confed Cup


Djoliba AC de Bamako qualified for the CAF Confederation Cup second round despite losing 2-1 to APR FC in the first round second leg on Saturday at Amahoro National Stadium.

Sugira keen to shine at 21st Games in Australia


RWANDA international James Sugira is determined to impress at the forthcoming Commonwealth Games, which will be held in Gold Coast, Australia from April 4-15.

PHOTOS: Patriots edge Espoir as REG beat APR in hoops league


On Friday night at a fully-packed Amahoro Indoor Stadium, basketball fans enjoyed two crucial games in the Startimes Basketball National League as Patriots beat Espoir 61-76 and REG edged APR...

Kigali to host 8th FIFA Council Meeting

World football governing body, FIFA, has approved Rwandan capital – Kigali – as the host city for the eighth FIFA Council Meeting to be held on October 25-26.

Why Ferguson is the root cause of United’s current troubles


On April 22, 2013, Manchester United wrapped up their 13th Premier League title under their legendary manager Sir Alex Ferguson. The previous season, their ‘noisy neighbours’ Manchester City had pipped...

What Rwandan clubs need to do to improve in CAF competitions


Two years ago, Rwandans were in celebratory mood after the national team ‘Amavubi’ reached the quarter-finals of 2016 Africa Nations Championship (CHAN) as hosts.

FERWAFA presidential aspirant Gen. Sekamana outlines priorities

As the March 31 Rwanda Football Association (FERWAFA) presidential elections draw closer, the leading candidate, Brig. Gen. (retired) Jean Damascène Sekamana, has outlined the five things he would focus on,...

Moment of truth for APR


APR FC take on Djoliba AC de Bamako in the First Round 2nd leg of CAF Confederation Cup on Saturday at Amahoro National Stadium, knowing that nothing less than victory...

CAF Champions League: Rayon off to SA for Mamelodi clash

RAYON Sports depart for South Africa on Saturday morning, at 9am, aboard a RwandaAir flight ahead of Sunday’s return-leg clash against Mamelodi Sundowns in the CAF Champions League first round.

Rwanda celebrates Commonwealth Day 2018


Rwanda National Olympic and Sport Committee (RNOSC) celebrated this year’s Commonwealth Day in a ceremony held at College Saint Andre in Nyamirambi on Wednesday.

Lack of funds force Rwanda out of U-20 Afcon 2019 qualifiers

Rwanda will not participate in the 2019 Under 20 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers against Kenya due to lack of funding, according an official in the Ministry of Sports and...

Ruthless Federer sends Chung packing, faces Coric next


INDIAN WELLS - South Korean Chung Hyeon managed to hang around against Roger Federer a little longer this time around, but only just, as the Swiss maestro advanced to the...

RRA finishes 5th as Ahly win Africa Club Championships


Rwanda Revenue Authority defeated Bafia from Cameroon to finish fifth while hosts Ahly beat archrivals Carthage of Tunisia to win the 2018 Africa Women Volleyball Club Championships Thursday evening in...

Atletico lead powerful cast into Europa League quarter-finals


LONDON - Atletico Madrid underlined their Europa League favourites’ tag as they marched past Lokomotiv Moscow on Thursday into a powerful-looking quarter-final draw that will also feature Olympique de Marseille,...