Aubameyang, Mahrez target Afcon glory


A new-look Ivory Coast will defend their Africa Cup of Nations title while the hosts' lightning-quick striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang leads the cast of superstar names as the 2017 tournament begins...

It was an action packed year for basketball fraternity in 2016


Unlike the previous year, 2016 was an eventful year for Rwandan basketball in which a total of five rising basketball players won scholarships to different colleges in the U.S. following...

AS Kigali revel in ‘deserved’ APR win


After ending APR’s unbeaten record this season with a 1-0 victory on Saturday at Kigali Regional Stadium, AS Kigali coach Eric Nshimiyimana has urged his players to stay focused and...

Volleyball league: IPRC-South defeat APR to stay on top

National volleyball league surprise leaders IPRC-South beat APR 3-1 on Saturday in Huye to stay on top of the table with 11 points after round three of matches.

AS Kigali halt APR’s league unbeaten run


Defending champion APR FC saw their unbeaten start to the season halted after a 1-0 loss against AS Kigali in a highly contested national football league match played on Saturday...

Ndizeye praises Espoir’s ‘excellent show’ against Kiyovu


Espoir FC head coach Jimmy Ndizeye has hailed his side after what he described as “excellent show” in the 2-1 win against SC Kiyovu in a national football league match...

U-16 girls hoops team start preps for Zone 5 tourney


Rwanda U-16 national basketball team has started early preparations ahead of this year’s FIFA-Africa Zone V Championships which will be held in July although the venue is yet to be...

Volleyball: UNIK gear up for Men’s Africa Club Championships

National volleyball league champions, University of Kibungo Volleyball Club (UNK) have started training ahead of the upcoming Men's African Club Championship that will be held on March 15-28 in Tunis,...

Nizigiyimana snubs Rayon, extends contract with Gor

Former Rayon Sports skipper Karim ‘Mckenzie’ Nizigiyimana on Friday signed a contract extension with Kenyan side Gor Mahia, according to statement by the club.

When the women sitting volleyball team lifted the country’s flag high


The National Paralympic Committee (NPC-Rwanda), the body that oversees sports for all athletes with physical disabilities had rather a disjointed calendar year in 2016 but one that would go down...

AS Kigali vow to humiliate APR FC


AS Kigali head coach Eric Nshimiyimana has urged his players to build on the recent winning mentality when they take on APR FC in the national football league on Saturday...

Multi-sports holiday camp attracts 375 children


Over 375 school-going children aged between 5-18 years are attending a multi-sports holiday camp currently taking place at Amahoro National Stadium.

RAF to make final selection for IAAF World X-Country Championships in Feb

Rwanda Athletics Federation (RAF) will make the final selection for the 2017 IAAF World Cross Country Championships early next month-the event is scheduled for March 26 in Uganda’s capital Kampala.

UNIK battle against Gisagara and UTB in volleyball league

National volleyball league defending champions University of Kibungo (UNIK) will host the third round of matches today in Ngoma district, while the other games will be played in Kirehe and...

Telugu Royals set targets for 2017 season


Following a successful 2016 season, Telugu Royals cricket club have set targets for the 2017 season. The season is scheduled to get underway on January 24, with the V.R Naidu...

FERWAFA to start U15 boys national team

Rwanda Football Federation (FERWAFA) is set to start an U15 national team as part of a broader campaign to encourage more children to play football, which would in the long...

Mahrez is African Footballer of the Year


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


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


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


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


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


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


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...