Skipper Mukunzi optimistic ahead of Zone V qualifiers

Senior Volleyball national team skipper Christophe Mukunzi is optimistic of the home side’s chances  ahead of FIVB Zone V World Championships due November 25 to December 1 at the Amahoro...

Police coach Ssimbwa blasts his players

Police FC head coach Sam Ssimbwa has ripped into some of his own players, saying their performance in the Turbo King National Football League leaves a lot to be desired.

SA’s Thomson wins Stage One of Tour of Rwanda


South Africa’s Team MTN-Qhubeka rider Jay Robert Thomson won stage one of the 2013 Tour of Rwanda yesterday after clocking 3hrs 12 minutes and two seconds from Kigal to Kirehe...

Bolt named World Athlete of the Year for fifth time


MONACO. Usain Bolt has been named male World Athlete of the Year for a fifth time. The 27-year-old Jamaican, who also won last year, clinched 100m, 200m and 100m relay...

Espoir’s Ngangu named MVP


Espoir Basketball Club’s Guard Bievenu Ngandu was on Sunday named the Most Valuable Player of the 2013 season, while Kigali Basketball Club forward Mike Buzangu finished as the season’s top...

Rwiyamirira wins MTN Golf Open title


David Rwiyamirira returned the best scores of 67 Net on Sunday to win the 2013 two-day MTN-Rwanda Open tournament at the Kigali Golf Course in Nyarutarama.

Nshimiyimana bemoans Amavubi missed chances

Head coach Eric Nshimiyimana believes the Amavubi Stars were good enough for victory over Uganda Cranes on Saturday in an international friendly at the Nelson Mandela National Stadium in Kampala.

Homeboy Hadi takes Tour of Rwanda yellow Jersey


Team Rwanda and Karisimbi’s rising star Janvier Hadi won stage one of 2013 Tour of Rwanda on Sunday in Prologue from Amahoro-Kimironko-Amahoro (3.5km) after clocking 4’05’’.

Over 80 golfers to compete in MTN Open tourney

This year’s MTN Golf Open tournament, which starts today, will attract over 80 golfers, according to the Kigali Golf Club captain Antony Olwit.

Rivals Kigali CC and Challengers battle for semis spot

The Zaaffran & Blueberry Hotel T20 tournament continues this weekend when Kigali CC take on rivals Challengers CC on Sunday at Kicukiro cricket oval.

Cecafa draw pits Rwanda against Uganda

Rwanda has been drawn along with Sudan, Eritrea and defending champions Uganda for the 2013 Cecafa Senior Challenge Cup. The draw was held in Nairobi, Kenya.

Rwanda to host Africa Volleyball Congress

African Volleyball governing body (CAVB) has chosen Rwanda to host the 2013 Africa Volleyball Congress slated for December 7-8 at the Kigali Serena Hotel.

Kagere excited about ‘home return’


Amavubi Stars striker Meddie Kagere is one of the three Ugandan-born players, who play for the Rwanda national team and the two are on the squad set to face Uganda...

Tour du Rwanda to cost Rwf372 million

This year’s Tour du Rwanda cycling race which starts tomorrow will cost an estimated Rwf372 million, the organisers, Rwanda Cycling Federation has confirmed.

Nshimiyimana cautious ahead of Cranes test


Amavubi players will have to be at the top of their game to beat Uganda Cranes in an international friendly match today at the Mandela national stadium in Kampala, Uganda, ...

Ibrahimovic plays down Ronaldo rivalry


LONDON - Two of world football’s biggest names will meet on Friday in the playoffs to determine Europe’s final four World Cup qualifiers with Zlatan Ibrahimovic saying Sweden deserve to...

Rwanda FA, France’s Saint Etienne discuss possible ties

Ferwafa, the Rwanda football governing body, and the French football club  Saint Etienne are exploring potential areas of mutual cooperation with a view to helping develop Rwanda’s football, Times Sport...

Women urged to play central role in sports development

It’s about time Rwandan women started playing a major role in development of sports in the country, an official with the Ministry of Sports and Culture, Guillaume Serge Nzabonimana, has...

Why Kiyovu are bouncing back


SC Kiyovu coach Gilbert Yaoundé Kanyankore says the secret of his team’s much-improved form in the last few weeks is hard work and better understanding between him and the players.

Bitok tips national volleyball team to go places

Volleyball national team coach Paul Bitok says his team has improved a great deal ahead of the Zone V Qualifiers championships slated to run from November 25 through December 1...

Rusheshangoga, Ndahinduka out of Uganda friendly

Right back Michel Rusheshangoga and striker Michel Ndahinduka will miss Amavubi Stars friendly match against Uganda Cranes on Saturday at Mendela national stadium in Kampala.

Rwandan riders tipped to outdo past performance


As preparations for Tour du Rwanda reach final stages, the country’s representatives have been tipped to go a notch higher than their past showing.

Rayon V-ball club signs seven players

Newly established Rayon Sports Volleyball Club has signed seven players ahead of the next league championships in January 2014.

Elated Bahufite applauds Espoir stars after ‘incredible’ season


Very few men have done it and one can excuse Espoir basketball club coach Jean Buhufite for being over the moon after guiding his side to second successive league glory.