APR face Pepiniere seeking to go top


Inconsistent APR FC will be looking to get maximum points against bottom side Pepiniere in the national football league on Sunday afternoon at Stade de Kigali in Nyamirambo, kick off...

African soccer faces uncertain future under new regime


ADDIS ABABA – African soccer faces an uncertain future after Confederation of African Football (CAF) President Issa Hayatou was swept from power and a raft of new officials were voted...

RRA take on IPRC-Kigali in volleyball league

Rwanda Revenue Authority will take on IPRC-Kigali in the women national volleyball league on Sunday at Ecole Belge gymnasium, seeking to win to go six points clear of rivals APR.

Challengers, Telugu faceoff in VR NAIDU T20 semi-final

Title hopefuls Challengers cricket club and their arch-rivals Telugu Royals faceoff in the first semi-final of the on-going V.R NAIDU T20 tournament on Sunday at Kicukiro cricket ground.

Sugira eyes impressive debut at 2017 IAAF World X-Country

Middle distance runner James Sugira is hoping to make a memorable debut when he leads Rwanda at the forthcoming 2017 IAAF World Cross Country Championships slated for March 26 in...

Amavubi coach to start work on Monday

Newly appointed Amavubi head coach Antoine Hey jetted in the country on Thursday night and is expected to start work on Monday, according to the Rwanda Football Federation (FERWAFA) vice...

College Inyemeramihigo host Police in handball league

Defending champions Police handball club will be seeking to extend the lead at the top of the league table to eight points when they visit Rubavu-based College Inyeramihigo on Saturday.

Meet Seninga, Rwanda’s rising football coach


It is almost 13 years since Rwanda last competed at the African Cup of Nations (CAN), which was also the first time.

Liverpool look to rise to occasion at Etihad


LONDON – If the Premier League contained only the current top six then Liverpool, not Chelsea, would be heading for the title.

Ageing Gomez out to save Wolfsburg season


BERLIN – VfL Wolfsburg’s hopes of staying in the Bundesliga rest on the broad shoulders of Mario Gomez, with the striker re-discovering his form under new coach Andries Jonker.

Cameroon shows mixed feelings for Hayatou fall


YAOUNDE – News of veteran Issa Hayatou’s defeat in Thursdayy’s Confederation of African Football’s presidential elections in Addis Ababa drew animated debates in his native Cameroon.

Torino goalkeeper Hart in Inter’s firing line

MILAN – The attacking threat of Inter Milan should present a severe test to Serie A-loving England goalkeeper Joe Hart as his side Torino host the on form visitors on...

Nice’s Balotelli backs Monaco in PSG tussle


Mario Balotelli (pictured) says Manchester City’s mid-week slayers Monaco have the stars and the spirit to edge a reeling Paris Saint Germain in a tight French title race.

Real's vulnerable defence faces test

BARCELONA – Real Madrid have returned to the top of La Liga but need to halt their recent trend of leaking goals in games if they want to stay there...

Southgate eases Rooney out of England


LONDON – Wayne Rooney is no longer guaranteed a place in every England squad, manager Gareth Southgate declared on Thursday, as he painted a stark picture of the team's true...

Rayon progress to Confederation Cup play-off round after FIFA disqualifies Malian opponents


Rayon Sports have qualified for the play-off round of the CAF Confederation Cup following the suspension of the Malian Football (FEMAFOOT) by the world football governing body, FIFA.

Tour of Cameroon: Uwizeyimana finishes second as Belgian Rutger wins stage six

Rwandan Bonaventure Uwizeyimana yet again put on a spectacular solo performance to finish second in stage 6 (Douala – Kribi) of the ongoing Tour of Cameroon on Thursday. On Wednesday,...

Rayon Sports v Onze Createurs Confederation Cup game in balance


Rwanda’s representative in CAF Confederation Cup, Rayon Sports could benefit from the suspension of the Malian Football (FEMAFOOT) by the world football governing body, FIFA.

Madagascar's Ahmad elected new CAF chief


ADDIS ABABA – Madagascar Football Association chief Ahmad Ahmad has been elected Confederation of African Football president, ending Issa Hayatou’s 29-year reign.

Queen's Baton coming to Rwanda for second time


Queen’s Baton will come to Rwanda for the second time as part of its continued relay around the Commonwealth member states in the run-up to the 2018 Commonwealth Games that...

Police look to revive title push against Musanze


Azam Premier League title hopefuls Police FC head coach Innocent Seninga has warned that his side will be looking for nothing less than win against Musanze when both sides meet...

Onze Créateurs jet in ahead of Rayon clash

Rayon Sports’ CAF Confederation Cup opponents AS Onze Créateurs de Niaréla of Mali arrived in the country on Thursday ahead of the second leg of the first round tie of...

FIBA Africa Zone V: Rwanda take on Uganda in semi-final


Rwanda and Uganda national basketball teams will renew their rivalry when the two sides meet in the first semi-final of the 2017 FIBA-Africa Zone V Championships on Friday evening in...

Madagascar FA chief Ahmad is new CAF President

Madagascar Football Association chief Ahmad Ahmad has been elected Confederation of African Football president, ending Issa Hayatou's 29-year reign. Ahmad won 34 of the 54 votes in the election, which...