Rwanda move up two places in latest FIFA ranking


RWANDA’s national football team Amavubi have improved two places to 114th in the latest FIFA rankings.

Handball league: Police face Inyemeramihigo in opener

Police Handball Club face Inyemeramihigo in the opener of the national handball league today in Rubavu.

Cyclists return to road as medal hunt intensifies


RWANDAN riders will be hungry to improve on their medal haul when the annual African Continental Road Championships resumes this morning, with juniors and elite women competing for top honours.

Kayumba memorial tournament gets underway today

ALL ROADS lead to Huye District this weekend for the annual Father Emmanuel Kayumba memorial volleyball tournament.

PHOTOS: Team Rwanda’s Areruya wins two medals on Day 2


CYCLING giants Eritrea put up a great show on day 2 of the ongoing 13th African Continental Road Championship, winning a total of seven medals including four gold pieces in...

Rayon Sports coach Karekezi cautioned over ‘performance’


RAYON SPORTS president, Paul Muvunyi has urged the head coach Olivier Karekezi to improve team performance despite beating Musanze FC on Wednesday; Rayon Sports beat Musanze 3-2 at Kigali Stadium...

National rugby league postponed


THE 2018 National Rugby League that was supposed to get underway on February 17 has been postponed to February 25, according to the National Rugby Federation (RRF).

FERWAFA slaps one-year ban on Nyagatare FC

SECOND division league side Nyagatare FC have been handed a one-year ban by local governing body, Rwanda Football Federation (FERWAFA) ruling them out of 2017/2018 season.

Hundreds set for Rwamagana Marathon

Over 150 people will participate in the Rwamagana Challenge Marathon in Rwamagana town on Sunday. Registration for participants is still ongoing, and the event has attracted people from different parts...

Women Handball league to start March 17

THE Rwanda Handball Federation (FERWAHAND) has confirmed that the women national league will start on March 17. The secretary general of the federation, Jean Paul Ngarambe said the kick-off date...

Areruya wins gold at African continental road championship

AFRICA’s best cyclist Joseph Areruya was Rwanda’s shining star on Day Two of the ongoing African Continental Road Championships, scooping two medals, including a gold, in Individual Time Trial (ITT)...

Eritreans strike gold in juniors’ ITT as Rwanda’s Nkurunziza takes silver

ERITREANS proved once again that they are Africa’s cycling powerhouse on Thursday morning winning gold in both junior men and junior women’s Individual Time Trial (ITT) at the ongoing 13th...

PHOTOS: Rwanda, Eritrea dominate Day 1 of continental race


HOSTS Rwanda and Eritrea dominated day one of the 14th African Continental Road Championship in the Team Time Trial (TTT), yesterday. The two cycling giants won a combined seven medals...

PHOTOS: Rayon Sports edge Musanze in five-goal thriller


DEFENDING CHAMPIONS, Rayon Sports beat Musanze FC 3-2 at Kigali Stadium, Nyamirambo, yesterday. The win saw Rayon move to the third position on the league table.

Ruhezamihigo joins national hoops team camp


Rwanda International player, Hamza Ruhezamihigo who features for Concordia Montreal, Canada has joined the national team training camp ahead of the 2019 FIBA Basketball World Cup Qualifiers first round slated...

MINISPOC moves to boost Isonga Academy

THE Ministry of Sports and Culture (MINISPOC) has moved to strengthen Isonga Football Academy ahead of next year’s U17 World Cup. Speaking to Times Sport, the Permanent Secretary in the...

Taekwondo Federation turns focus to female athletes with disabilities

THE new president of the national taekwondo federation Placide Bagabo has revealed that his office has turned focus to promoting female athletes with disabilities to integrate them into the sport.

Areruya tops Africa in new UCI ranking as Rwanda jump to third


RWANDA’s cycling sensation Joseph Areruya is Africa’s best cyclist, according to the latest ranking by the International Cycling Union (UCI), which also saw Rwanda move one place into the third...

PHOTOS: D-Day for Team Rwanda as continental race begins


The 2018 UCI African Continental Road Championship starts this morning in Kigali with Team Time Trial (TTT) races. The highly anticipated 14th edition of the annual continental road race championship...

Karekezi faces Musanze in must-win clash


After playing out a 1-all draw against Burundi’s Lydia Ludic Académic in first leg of preliminary round of CAF Champions, Olivier Karekezi’s Rayon Sports will be seeking a win against...

Nyirarukundo eyes medal at Commonwealth Games


Rwanda’s middle and long distance runner Salome Nyirarukundo has raised the bar with a target of winning the country’s first ever medal at the forthcoming 2018 Commonwealth Games, which will...

Beach Volleyball team starts preps for Commonwealth Games


Rwanda women’s beach volleyball team, Africa’s sole representative, have started preparations for the Commonwealth Games scheduled for April 4-15. The training started on Monday afternoon at Amahoro Stadium. Rwanda is...

APR set to defend handball league title

Defending champions in National handball League, APR are optimistic to retain the league title when the league starts on February 17. Last season, APR won the title after a crucial...

Team Rwanda eye historic win in key continental race


FOLLOWING their recent triumphant performance at several international competitions, Team Rwanda will be targeting a historic feat at this year’s 14th edition of African Continental Road Cycling Championships, according to...