Togo attack won’t hurt WC - Zuma

PRESIDENT Jacob Zuma (Pic) denounced on Sunday the “shocking and unacceptable” attack on Togo’s football team in Angola but said it would not affect South Africa’s hosting of the World...

Build-up to 2010 CAN : Second U-turn as Togo exit

AFTER two days of confusion, Togo captain Emmanuel Adebayor confirmed on French radio that the team was set to head home from the African Nations Cup yesterday afternoon following advice...

Build-up to 2010 CAN : Only Togo can decide - Hayatou

CAF president Issa Hayatou has told the Togolese delegation that it is up to them to decide what is best for the team and added that CAF would ‘understand’ and...

Blues eye third spot

National leagueSunday Rayon Sports v Kiyovu (Régional)Mukura v Musanze (Huye) RAYON Sport will leapfrog 2008 league champions Atraco on the national football league table if they win tomorrow’s crunch tie...

Karekezi linked to Holland move

FORMER Amavubi skipper Olivier Karekezi is back in the limelight after reports that he could continue his professional career in Holland. The midfielder, who can also play as a striker...

Rwanda eyes Fiba-U-18 Zone 5 tourney

RWANDA has started preparations to assemble a formidable Under-18 team for the upcoming Fiba-Africa Zone 5 championship set to be staged in Kampala, Uganda. According to the technical advisor of the...

Ivory Coast tame Amavubi

International friendlyAmavubi 0-2 Ivory Coast JUST when many thought it was not Ivory Coast’s day, Souleymane Bamba and Emerse Fae scored in the last ten minutes to gift the West...

APR Champions League list out next week

APR will hand in their 2010 Orange CAF Champions League squad list next week, the club’s Secretary General Adolph Kalisa has confirmed.

Two more riders drafted in Team Rwanda

TWO riders have been drafted into Rwanda’s cycling team ‘Team Rwanda’ ahead of this month’s Tour of Gabon. The duo; Emmanuel Rudahunga and Innocent Nshimiyimana take the tally to seven...

Mukura boots trio

WHILE Mukura may be struggling to find their feet in the national football league, they are in no mood to stomach indisciplined players. Early this week, the Huye-based club kicked...

Disi - athlete of the year (2009)

2009 started on a low note after the local athletics federation (RAF) failed to field athletes at the ‘Ascension de Mt. Cameroon’. The competition organizers had offered to foot the...

Nshimiyimana opts for youth in Ivory Coast friendly

International friendly Ivory Coast 1-0 Tanzania TomorrowIvory Coast  vs Rwanda AMAVUBI Stars interim coach Eric Nshimiyimana has stuck with his youthful team that reached the final of the Cecafa...

Pugilists set for showdown

AFTER a very quiet 2009, the national boxing federation (Raba) has tabled a national boxing meet. According to Raba’s secretary general Eugene Ndashikirwa, the tournament is scheduled for mid-January. “For...

Ntagwabira blasts his flops

-Some players repeatedly miss training-they go AWOL-Senior players think that they are indispensable JEAN Marie Ntagwabira’s future as Kiyovu head coach remains uncertain, Times Sport can establish. The former APR...

Etincelles in dreamland

•As Rayon Sport, Kiyovu get thrashing ETINCELLES have continued to smash the status quo in the national football league after yet another win over Musanze to stay top of the...

RAF to seek partners for traditional events

RWANDA Athletics Federation (RAF) is unveiling new plans to seek permanent partners for the federation’s traditional events. The traditional events include the annual National Cross Country usually held in March,...

La Jeunesse set pace

Sec.division leagueGroup A Aspor 3-0 IntareKibuye 3-0 Etoile de l’Est Nyanza 3-0 Zebres Pepiniere 3-2 SorwatheGroup BLa Jeunesse 3-2 InterforceISAE 3-3 EspoirMuhanga 0-0 UNRStella Maris 1-0 Union LA Jeunesse are...

Atraco increase Kiyovu woes

Yesterday Kiyovu 0-3 Atraco Atraco piled more pressure on Kiyovu after last evening 3-0 thrashing at Regional stadium in Nyamirambo. Kiyovu, who spent a lot of money in the transfer...

RAF set to acquire electronic equipment

THE national athletics federation (RAF) has unveiled plans to boost local competitions with an electronic timer. According to RAF president Jean Paul Munyandamutsa, efforts to purchase the equipment are underway...

Amavubi enter camp

International friendly Ivory Coast vs Amavubi (Thursday) Rwanda’s Amavubi Stars enter residential training this morning ahead of Thursday’s international friendly match against Ivory Coast in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. The...

Cricketers fall short again

ICC World Cricket League Div.3 woes continue On the international scene, the senior national cricket team still fell short after finishing third at the 2009 ICC World Cricket League Division...

Sports in 2009 at a glance

.....why 2010 promises to be a little better, but just As we say goodbye to 2009, a year that promised so much in terms of progress in Rwandan sports but...

Espoir president wants Ferwaba financial support

ESPOIR president Pierre Munyengabe has urged the local basketball governing body, Ferwaba to come to the rescue of poor clubs. Munyengabe reasoned that lack of sufficient funds is affecting the...

Marines coach unfazed by slow start

MARINES coach Didier Kayigamba is refusing to panic after the club going six consecutive league games without a win or draw. The Rubavu-based side sent shock waves last season when...

Rwanda Decides