Rayon, FERWAFA disagree on trophy-awarding ceremony


IT is official that Rayon Sports are the 2016/2017 national league champions. The club is only waiting to be handed their trophy. But Rwanda Football Federation (FERWAFA) and Rayon have...

The rise of Mutatsimpundu to the helm of beach volleyball


Volleyball is among the disciplines lifting high the country’s flag on regional, continental and world stage. Although the sport is not so popular, it has produced professional players who have...

Hey will be judged on how Amavubi perform


The last time the national team (Amavubi) played a competitive game was during the 2017 African Cup of Nations qualifiers against Ghana, last September when both teams shared the spoils...

Taekwondo team in Uganda for Ambassador’s Cup

The national taekwondo team is in the Ugandan capital Kampala for the fifth edition of the Ambassador’s Cup that started on Saturday and ends on Sunday.

Police, APR continue hunt for handball league title

The race for this season’s handball league title continues this weekend with front-runners APR and Police taking on Eastern Province based sides, St. Aloys Rwamagana and ADEGI Gituza, both seeking...

Morocco to participate in Genocide memorial football tournament

The Morocco national football team has confirmed their participation in the second edition of the Genocide memorial tournament, which is scheduled for June 1-4 in Kigali.

Marines face Kiyovu in relegation survival clash


Marines FC head coach Abdul Karim Nduhirabandi has said it will be a “do or die” in the league relegation battle as his team host fellow strugglers SC Kiyovu on...

Gakwaya seeks to win first Rwanda Mt. Gorilla title


After winning the opening race of the National Rally Championship (Sprint Rally), Jean Claude Gakwaya has set his sights on the 2017 Rwanda Mountain Gorilla Rally scheduled for September 8-10.

Bugesera marathon set for June 11

The third edition of Bugesera Marathon will take place on June 11 in Nyamata, according to the race organisers, Gasore Serge Foundation.

Espoir take on IPRC-Kigali in Gisembe memorial tournament


Reigning champions Espoir will begin their Gisembe memorial local tournament title defence against league rivals IPRC-Kigali in the opening game in Group A on Friday evening at Amahoro Indoor Stadium....

U-16 teams begin preps ahead of FIBA Africa Zone V tourney

Rwanda U-16 basketball teams (boys and girls) started residential training camp on Wednesday in preparation for the forthcoming FIBA Zone V Championships that will be held simultaneously from June 1-6...

2019 CAN Qualifiers: Amavubi head coach Hey names squad for CAR clash


The national football team Amavubi head coach Antoine Hey has announced a 25-man provisional squad for the upcoming 2019 CAF Africa Cup of Nations (CAN) qualifier against Central Africa Republic...

Pogba helps ease burden of world record price tag


STOCKHOLM - Manchester United's Paul Pogba took a step towards helping repay his world record transfer fee with the opening goal in their Europa League win over Ajax Amsterdam on...

United players dedicate Europa League win to Manchester victims


STOCKHOLM - Manchester United midfielder Ander Herrera has dedicated their Europa League triumph over Ajax Amsterdam to the victims of the deadly bomb attack in Manchester on Monday, while Juan...

Man United win Europa League


Paul Pogba propelled Manchester United towards a 2-0 victory over Ajax on Wednesday in a Europa League final rendered heavy with emotion by this week’s terror attack in Manchester.

Club owners form alliance to challenge Nzamwita


A group calling itself Rwanda Football Coalition for Change has launched a campaign to bring about ‘fundamental changes’ in the administration of Rwandan football.

Gisembe memorial tourney: Espoir drawn in tough group


Reigning champions Espoir will have a big mountain to climb if they are to retain the local edition of this year’s Gisembe memorial basketball tournament, which kicks off on Friday...

Twagizimana signs new contract with Police FC


Police FC captain Fabrice Twagizimana has signed a new two-year contract extension committing his future to the Kicukiro-based club until 2019.

Volleyball team to start training next week ahead of Zone V

Rwanda senior national volleyball team (men) will enter residential training camp next week ahead of the upcoming Zone 5 World Championship Qualifiers slated for June 15-18 in Kigali.

Europa League: Grief-torn United call nerve for final test

STOCKHOLM - Manchester United will attempt to put aside their grief on Wednesday in a Europa League final against Ajax scarred by the deadly terror attack in their home city.

Nyirarukundo on why Rwanda has lagged behind in athletics


On Sunday, Rwanda’s highly rated track race and long distance runner Salome Nyirarukundo won a gold medal in the women half marathon to end a decade-long jinx in the Kigali...

Rusheshangoga set to join Tanzania’s Singida United


Rwanda international and APR right back Michel Ruseshangoga is on the brink of completing a move to Tanzania’s newly promoted Premier League side Singida United in a reported US$50,000 (about...

Nduhirabandi desperate to save Marines FC from relegation


Despite earning a crucial point against former league champions APR, Marines FC head coach Abdul Kalim ‘Coka’ Nduhirabandi has conceded that his team is not yet safe from relegation. The...

Rugby: Lion de fer eye Genocide memorial tourney

After nearly three years without adding any trophy to their cabin, Lion de Fer rugby club will be looking for redemption in this year’s Genocide memorial tournament slated for June...