Uwacu challenges U-16 teams to impress at Zone V tournaments


THE Minister for Sports and Culture, Julienne Uwacu, has challenged U-16 basketball national (boys and girls) teams to raise the country’s flag high at the forthcoming FIBA Africa Zone V...

Uwizeyimana joins Canada’s Lowestrates.Ca cycling team


Team Rwanda cyclist Bonaventure Uwizeyimana has joined Canada’s Lowestrates.Ca cycling team just a week after winning the ‘Race to Remember’, the third race on this year’s Rwanda Cycling Cup.

Taekwondo team wins 7 gold medals Uganda


Rwanda national taekwondo team once again proved why they are the top dogs in the region after scooping a total eight gold medals at this year’s fifth edition of Uganda...

AIBA launches 2017 ‘Year of Africa Project’

International Boxing Association (AIBA) has launched the 2017 Year of Africa Project, which it hopes to create a lasting legacy of boxing on the continent.

Bayisenge first pro to join Amavubi training camp

Morocco-based central defender Emery Bayisenge was the first professional to link up with the national team in their residential camp Golden Tulip Hotel in Nyamata in the preparations for the...

Sogonya confident about keeping Kirehe in topflight


Kirehe Football Club head coach Hamiss ‘Kishi’ Sogonya is confident about keeping the Eastern Province-based club in the topflight league and avoid a return to the second division at the...

African Boxing Championships rescheduled to new dates


The International Boxing Association (AIBA) has announced a late date change for the African Championships, which were initially scheduled to begin on Saturday, May 27, in the Republic of Congo’s...

Amavubi enter residential camp ahead of first AFCON qualifier

Rwanda national team, Amavubi will start residential training camp on Monday ahead of the opening 2019 CAF Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Central Africa Republic scheduled for June 11...

Kiyovu need a miracle to stay in topflight league


SC Kiyovu, one of Rwanda’s oldest football clubs, is in danger of being relegated to second division for the first time after losing to fellow strugglers Marines 1-0 on Friday...

Amavubi's Hey admits pressure will be on CAR


National team (Amavubi)head coach Antoine Hey has said that the pressure will be on Central Africa Republic in the 2019 CAF Africa Cup of Nations qualifier which is scheduled for...

All set for inaugural sports awards, say organisers

All IS set for the first ever National Sports Awards in Rwanda, according to the organisers, East African Youth Development Agency. The ceremony is scheduled for June 30 at Marriott...

Espoir look to seal Genocide memorial semi-final slot

Espoir will be aiming to boost their chances to retain the Genocide Memorial Tournament trophy by qualifying for the semi-finals if they beat Rwanda Energy Group (REG) at Amahoro Indoor...

APR coach eyes Genocide Memorial Tournament title

APR volleyball club head coach Sammy Mulinge says his team is ready to challenge for the title of the Genocide Memorial Tournament which is scheduled for June 3-4 in Kigali.

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...