Ntilikina drafted in the NBA

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Frank Ntilikina, a Rwandan-French basketball player was yesterday drafted 8th overall pick in the NBA Draft by the New York Knicks, a professional basketball team based in New York City....

Team Rwanda set to debut at 2.HC Colorado Classic race

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The national cycling team (Team Rwanda) has been invited to participate in the inaugural Colorado Classic bicycle race in the USA. It will be the first appearance for Rwandan riders...

Peace Cup: Amagaju shock AS Kigali to storm semi finals

Amagaju FC surprised former Peace Cup winners AS Kigali to book a place in the semi-finals of the Peace Cup after both sides settled for a 2-2 draw in the...

Boxing federation faulted over African Championships absence

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National team boxers have blamed officials of the local boxing governing body, RABA, for missing out on the ongoing African Continental Boxing Championships in Brazzaville, the Republic of Congo.

Masudi lauds Rayon players after Peace Cup progress

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Rayon Sports head coach Djuma Masudi has praised his team’s performance after eliminating rivals Police FC from the Peace Cup at the quarter-final stage on a 6-1 goal aggregate.

Rider Niyonshuti eyes national title defence

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Rwanda’s most successful cyclist Adrien Niyonshuti has said he is in high spirits ahead of this year’s National Championship, which is scheduled for this weekend. The National Championships is the...

[PHOTOS]: Rayon ease past Police FC to seal Cup semi-final slot

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Holders Rayon Sports maintained their scintillating form by thrashing Police FC 4-1 yesterday at stade de Kigali to progress to the semi-finals of this year’s Peace Cup, on a 6-1...

Nyirarukundo begins preps for IAAF World Championships

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Rwanda’s middle-distance female athlete Salome Nyirarukundo has started preparations for the forthcoming 16th edition of IAAF World Championships scheduled August 4-13 in London, United Kingdom.

Trio signs contract extension at Rayon

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Rayon Sports midfielders Kevin Muhire, Francois Mugisha and Nova Bayama have signed a two-year contract extension each to remain with the league champions until the end of the 2018/19 campaign....

Volleyball:18-man squad start preps for Zone V qualifiers

National volleyball team coach Paul Bitok has named a provisional 18-man squad to start preparations for the upcoming Zone 5 World Championships qualifiers slated for July 6-13 at Amahoro Indoor...

ARPL trophy presentation ceremony still in limbo

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Nearly a week after the conclusion of the 2016/17 Azam Rwanda Premier League (ARPL) season, the Rwanda Football Federation (FERWAFA) is yet to set the date for the presentation of...

Police FC seek to bounce back in Cup quarterfinal

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Police FC head coach Innocent Seninga has said that everyone at the club is confident they can reach the Peace Cup semi-finals by stunning Rayon Sports when the teams come...

Triathlon federation looks to spur tourism

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The Rwanda Triathlon Federation (RTF) has is laying out concrete strategies to use the sport to promote tourism industry in the country. RTF president Alexis Mbaraga said that triathlon has...

Rwamagana promotion nullified, Miroplast are top-flight new boys

Just two days after sealing a top-flight return to the country’s top-flight football league, Rwamagana City FC’s dreams came crashing down when Rwanda Football Federation (FERWAFA) nullified their promotion to...

Debutants Tamil Lions off to good start in Computer Point T20

Newly established Tamil Lions cricket club kicked off their campaign in Computer Point T20 taking on giants Telugu Royals in the first game of the tournament on Sunday at Kicukiro...

Rwanda boxing team miss out on African Championships

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A last minute cancellation of the national boxing team’s travel to Congo Brazzaville for this year’s African Boxing Continental Championships that got underway on Monday has angered the federation.

REG win 2016/17 hoops league title

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Just a week after winning the Genocide memorial regional basketball tournament, for their first competitive title, Rwanda Energy Group (REG) on Sunday added the regular season league title with one...

CECAFA blames its woes on regional states

The Council of East and Central Africa Football Associations (CECAFA) secretary general, Nicholas Musonye has blamed the East African countries for the regional football governing body’s failure to organise tournaments...

Women volleyball league: RRA qualify for playoffs finals

The National women volleyball league defending champions Rwanda Revenue Authority (RRA) booked their place in the playoffs final and will meet the winner of the other semi-final between APR and...

‘Sports for All’ programme launched in Gicumbi

Officials from the Ministry of Sports and Culture (MINISPOC) have urged the residents of Kaniga in Gicumbi district to get involved in ‘Mass Sports and Sports for All’ initiative.

Kirehe FC sack head coach Sogonya after one season

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Kirehe Football Club have sacked the head coach Hamis ‘Kishi’ Sogonya despite helping the Eastern Province-based league debutants preserve their topflight status. The club started the season very well but...

Major change as Koepka wins U.S. Open

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ERIN, WISCONSIN - The winds of change were blowing at the U.S. Open on Sunday as Brooks Koepka sailed to a four-stroke victory at Erin Hills, making it the seventh...

It’s advantage Rayon Sports in Peace Cup tie against Police

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Holders Rayon Sports are one leg into the semi-final of the Peace Cup after edging Police FC 2-0 when they visited the law-enforcers’ side at Kicukiro Stadium for the first...

APR face Bugesera in must-win Peace Cup quarter-final clash

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APR FC head coach Jimmy Mulisa has admitted that they need to beat Bugesera today when both sides meet in the first leg of the Peace Cup quarter-finals at Nyamata...