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...

Tour of Cameroon: Uwezeyimana finishes fourth in stage 5


Eritrean international rider Meron Hagos Teshome yet again did what he does best to claim the fifth stage of the ongoing Tour of Cameroon; his second so far as Team...

CECAFA backs Hayatou in today’s CAF elections


The Council of East and Central Africa Football Associations [CECAFA] members have pledged to support Cameroonian Issa Hayatou to stay on as CAF President in Thursday’s elections in the Ethiopian...

Bayigamba hands over office to Munyabagisha


Outgoing National Olympic Committee (RNOSC) president Robert Bayigamba has officially handed over to his successor Amb. Valens Munyabagisha.

Rwanda Legacy for Hope to start sports centre for street children

Rwanda Legacy of Hope is set to start a Sports Rehabilitation Centre for street children at Mount Kigali in Nyarugenge District. The facility, set to open in August, will cost...

UR-CE withdraw from national handball league

University of Rwanda’s College of Education (UR-CE) handball club has pulled out of the national championship, according to the Rwanda Handball Federation (FERWAHAND).

Nzamwita in Addis Ababa for CAF General Assembly

Rwanda Football Federation president, Vincent Nzamwita is in the Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa to attend the Confederation of Africa Football (CAF) General Assembly, which started on Wednesday and ends on...

Tour of Cameroon: Moroccan takes stage 4, Ukiniwabo finish third


Team Rwanda rider Jean-Paul René Ukiniwabo put on a powerful solo performance to finish third in stage four at the ongoing Tour of Cameroon on Tuesday from Limbe – Kumba.

FIBA Africa Zone V: Rwanda face S. Sudan in crucial game


After losing to Egypt on Tuesday at the ongoing FIBA-Africa Zone V Championships, Rwanda take on South Sudan today in their final Group A in game which they need to...

Rwandan trio set for qualifier ahead of London championships

Three Rwandan long-distance athletes will make their debut at the International Meeting of Djibouti, slated for March 25 at the Hassan Gouled stadium. The three include two women Beatha Nishimwe...

Rwemalika pledges to promote women sports

The newly elected first vice president of Rwanda National Olympic and Sport Committee (CNOSR), Felicite Rwemalika, has said that her four-year term in office will revolve around developing women’s sports.

Musanze target top four finish


Buoyed by their 3-2 triumph over SC Kiyovu on Sunday, Musanze FC head coach Sosthene ‘Lumumba’ Habimana has revealed that his side is now targeting a top four finish in...

CHAN qualifiers: Tanzania coach names team to face Amavubi

Tanzania head coach Salum Mayanja has named a 26-man squad for their Group H 2018 Africa Nations qualifier against Rwanda in July. Mayanja has also selected another team that will...