It’s Now-or-Never as Rayon face Sundowns


RAYON Sports will need a win or a scoring draw to oust South African giants Mamelodi Sundowns in CAF Champions League first round, second leg on Sunday evening at Loftus...

PHOTOS: APR out of CAF Confed Cup


Djoliba AC de Bamako qualified for the CAF Confederation Cup second round despite losing 2-1 to APR FC in the first round second leg on Saturday at Amahoro National Stadium.

Sugira keen to shine at 21st Games in Australia


RWANDA international James Sugira is determined to impress at the forthcoming Commonwealth Games, which will be held in Gold Coast, Australia from April 4-15.

PHOTOS: Patriots edge Espoir as REG beat APR in hoops league


On Friday night at a fully-packed Amahoro Indoor Stadium, basketball fans enjoyed two crucial games in the Startimes Basketball National League as Patriots beat Espoir 61-76 and REG edged APR...

Kigali to host 8th FIFA Council Meeting

World football governing body, FIFA, has approved Rwandan capital – Kigali – as the host city for the eighth FIFA Council Meeting to be held on October 25-26.

Why Ferguson is the root cause of United’s current troubles


On April 22, 2013, Manchester United wrapped up their 13th Premier League title under their legendary manager Sir Alex Ferguson. The previous season, their ‘noisy neighbours’ Manchester City had pipped...

What Rwandan clubs need to do to improve in CAF competitions


Two years ago, Rwandans were in celebratory mood after the national team ‘Amavubi’ reached the quarter-finals of 2016 Africa Nations Championship (CHAN) as hosts.

FERWAFA presidential aspirant Gen. Sekamana outlines priorities

As the March 31 Rwanda Football Association (FERWAFA) presidential elections draw closer, the leading candidate, Brig. Gen. (retired) Jean Damascène Sekamana, has outlined the five things he would focus on,...

Moment of truth for APR


APR FC take on Djoliba AC de Bamako in the First Round 2nd leg of CAF Confederation Cup on Saturday at Amahoro National Stadium, knowing that nothing less than victory...

CAF Champions League: Rayon off to SA for Mamelodi clash

RAYON Sports depart for South Africa on Saturday morning, at 9am, aboard a RwandaAir flight ahead of Sunday’s return-leg clash against Mamelodi Sundowns in the CAF Champions League first round.

Rwanda celebrates Commonwealth Day 2018


Rwanda National Olympic and Sport Committee (RNOSC) celebrated this year’s Commonwealth Day in a ceremony held at College Saint Andre in Nyamirambi on Wednesday.

Lack of funds force Rwanda out of U-20 Afcon 2019 qualifiers

Rwanda will not participate in the 2019 Under 20 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers against Kenya due to lack of funding, according an official in the Ministry of Sports and...

Ruthless Federer sends Chung packing, faces Coric next


INDIAN WELLS - South Korean Chung Hyeon managed to hang around against Roger Federer a little longer this time around, but only just, as the Swiss maestro advanced to the...

RRA finishes 5th as Ahly win Africa Club Championships


Rwanda Revenue Authority defeated Bafia from Cameroon to finish fifth while hosts Ahly beat archrivals Carthage of Tunisia to win the 2018 Africa Women Volleyball Club Championships Thursday evening in...

Atletico lead powerful cast into Europa League quarter-finals


LONDON - Atletico Madrid underlined their Europa League favourites’ tag as they marched past Lokomotiv Moscow on Thursday into a powerful-looking quarter-final draw that will also feature Olympique de Marseille,...

APR FC readies for Djoliba return leg clash


APR FC are leaving no stone unturned in their pursuit for a place in the group stages of CAF Confederation Cup for the first time in the club’s history.

Rayon duo dropped for Mamelodi showdown

Azam Rwanda Premier League champions Rayon Sports will face South African side Mamelodi Sundowns without the services of attacking midfielders Shassir Nahimana and Yassin Mugume.

REG, APR clash as race for hoops league title hots up


RWANDA Energy Group (REG) and APR face-off on Friday night in a highly-anticipated StarTimes National Basketball League game at Amahoro Indoor Stadium in Remera, as both teams seek to keep...

Rwanda improve two places in FIFA ranking

RWANDA has jumped two slots in the latest FIFA rankings released on Thursday in Zurich, Switzerland.

Mutokambali fired as national basketball team head coach


Moise Mutokambali has been sacked as head coach of the national basketball teams, according to a statement signed by the local basketball governing body’s secretary general, Richard Mutabazi.

Bayern boss Heynckes hungry for treble


MUNICH - Bayern Munich manager Jupp Heynckes said his side were hungry to complete a treble this season after they thrashed Turkey's Besiktas 8-1 on aggregate to reach the Champions...

Federer fends off Frenchman Chardy at Indian Wells


INDIAN WELLS - World number one Roger Federer advanced to the quarter-finals of the BNP Paribas Open with a 7-5 6-4 victory over Jeremy Chardy on Wednesday.

Messi majestic as Barcelona crush Chelsea


BARCELONA - Lionel Messi scored two brilliant goals and created another for Ousmane Dembele as Barcelona thrashed Chelsea 3-0 on Wednesday to reach the Champions League quarter-finals 4-1 on aggregate.

Rwanda may miss qualifiers Vs Kenya


Rwanda may withdraw from the 2019 U20 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers, according to local football governing body, FERWAFA. Rwanda is supposed play against Kenya in a two-legged first round...