Mahrez is African Footballer of the Year

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Algeria forward Riyad Mahrez was on Thursday voted African Footballer of the Year after he inspired Leicester City to the English Premier League title last season. Mahrez, 25, beat Gabon...

Espoir seek to bounce back against Kiyovu

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After their unbeaten run was halted by APR last weekend, Espoir FC will be seeking to return to winning ways when they take on SC Kiyovu in the national football...

AS Kigali Women FC suspend coach Nyinawumuntu

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Association Sportive de Kigali Women Football Club (AS Kigali) has suspended their head Coach Grace Nyinawumuntu over what has been described as “indiscipline,” Times Sport has learned.

Unbeaten Patriots target victory against 30-Plus

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Patriots broke off for the festive holiday after beating arch-rivals Espoir. Now, the reigning basketball league champions will be seeking a fourth successive victory when they face struggling 30-Plus on...

Cycling team enter camp ahead of first 2017 race

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Rwanda national cycling team (Team Rwanda) on Tuesday entered residential camp at the Africa Cycling Rising Center in Musanze District ahead of their first competition in the new year; the...

Kayiranga contemplates future without Pepiniere FC

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Coach Jean-Baptiste Kayiranga has revealed that he is ready to move on with life should his newly promoted topflight side Pepiniere FC stick to its decision of ‘withdrawing’ from the...

RRA v-ball club kick off preps ahead of 2017 season

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National Women Volleyball League giants Rwanda Revenue Authority (RRA) will today start early preparations at Ecole Belge indoor gymnasium in City center, ahead of the forthcoming 2017 season that is...

FIFA approves 20 Rwandan referees

The Federation of International Football Association (FIFA) on Tuesday at its headquarters in Zurich, Switzerland approved a total of 20 Rwandan referees that will officiate domestic and international matches this...

Challengers vow to revamp winning ways

Challengers Cricket Club has vowed to make a strong come back in 2017 following a very unceremonious 2016 that saw them scoop only one title, making it one of their...

Handball: The year 2016 was work in progress

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In 2015, after 10 years of inaction, the senior men national handball team was summoned to participate in zone 5 qualifying tournament for All Africa Games that took place in...

Mukura Victory Sports plot comeback in 2017

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As Mukura Victory Sports plot a comeback after a very disappointing run in the national football league, head coach Godfroid Okoko has challenged his players to make consistency their 2017...

Tunisia to host 2017 African Club Championships

African Volleyball Confederation (CAVB) has endorsed Tunisia Volleyball Federation to host the 2017 Men’s and Women’s African Club Championships.

Nyirarukundo eyes more success in 2017

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AFTER ending 2016 in style, teenage athlete Salome Nyirarukundo is set to make 2017 her most successful year. Nyirarukundo won a bronze medal at the 27th edition of Silvesterlauf, a...

U.S-based Furaha named 'Christmas Tourney' MVP

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Rwanda’s fast-rising basketball star Cadeau De Dieu Furaha has made a perfect start to life at his College in the United States of America after he was last week named...

Search for Amavubi coach to start this month - FERWAFA

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The long-awaited search for Amavubi head coach will start this month. The Rwanda Football Federation (FERWAFA) president Vincent Nzamwita has told this paper.

Mulisa vows to keep unbeaten run in 2017

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APR FC coach Jimmy Mulisa has said he will be aiming to keep the winning impetus that his team has built since he took over in November last year. The...

It was a year of mixed fortunes for athletes

Rwandan athletics registered mixed results in 2016 but to a larger extent, there was a significant improvement in the chase to catch up with our regional counterparts that have mastered...

League will proceed without Pepiniere FC - FERWAFA

FERWAFA president Vincent de Gaulle Nzamwita has said that the national football league will proceed without Pepiniere FC which claims it has allegedly ‘pulled out.’

Masudi credits players as Rayon enter 2017 in pole position

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Djuma Masudi has praised his Rayon Sports players for what he described as an ‘enduring support’ that they have showed him as the club enters 2017 with an unbeaten record...

Cricket: RCA-Development Team lose four star players to rival teams

RCA-Development Team cricket club are paying the ultimate price for putting on a series of eye-catching performances last season-the youthful side have lost four of their top performers to rival...

APR sign former Espoir shooting guard Karekezi

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APR Basketball Club have signed Pascal Karekezi, one the best shooting guards in the country on a one-year contract.

PHOTOS: SC Kiyovu stun Police as Rayon, APR continue unbeaten run

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League title hopefuls Police FC yesterday suffered a disappointing final league match of the year after they were stunned by struggling SC Kiyovu while their rivals Rayon Sport and APR...

The year cyclist Ndayisenga made history

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The year 2016 has been exciting for Rwanda’s cycling fraternity and it is not surprising that the sport is fast becoming one of the most popular sports in the country.

Pepiniere pull out of national league

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Two days after threatening to withdraw from competing in their first ever topflight campaign, Pepiniere FC have acted. In protest of Rwanda Football Federation (FERWAFA) decision barring the club from...