Mazembe’s star player Mputu in custody

CONGOLESE international and TP Mazembe Captain Tresor Mabi Mputu is currently in police custody, Times Sport has learnt. The 24-year-old striker is reportedly accused of stubbornly refusing to pay up...

Rubavu to host sitball tourney

RUBAVU will host the first phase of this year’s sitball and sitting volleyball ball competitions that are due to start next weekend. Eight teams have lined up for the men’s...

Mafisango downplays TP Mazembe threat

APR skipper Patrick Mafisango insists that his side can stun African Champions TP Mazembe in the second round of the Orange Champions League. The two sides are expected to lock...

Timbe turns focus on league

AFTER crashing out of the Orange Confederation Cup, Atraco’s head coach Sam Timbe says he will do everything within his means to guide the club to this year’s league title. For...

Rwanda rises in Fifa ranking

RWANDA has gone up two places on the latest Fifa rankings. Rwanda with 282 points is placed 105th in the world and 25th on the continent. The country is second...

Barame makes APR U-turn

RWANDA’S point guard Aboubacar Barame has reunited with his former club APR. The former Marines captain has been training with the national champions for the past two weeks and is...

Rwanda starts Nile basin championship preps

THE national men’s volleyball team has started training ahead of the Nile basin Africa men’s championship scheduled for May in Cairo, Egypt. Since sessions will be held concurrently with the...

Nshimiyimana calls for instant preps ahead of Mazembe test

WELL aware of the gigantic task ahead in the next round of the Orange Champions League, APR’s assistant coach Eric Nshimiyimana reckons that the team has no time to relax....

Laporta to tour Amavubi academy today

AFTER winding up his official visit to different refugee camps in the Northern Province, Barcelona president Juan Laporta is expected to have a brief tour at the Amavubi academy before...

Ngeze taunts Timbe over Cup exit remarks

ATRACO vice president Issa Ngeze has rubbished claims by coach Sam Timbe that the team failed to progress to the second round of the Orange Confederation Cup because of an...

Gasigwa sails through

KCB Kenya Open J.C Gasigwa 6-3 6-3 H. Mburu (Kenya) TENNIS ace Jean Claude Gasigwa cruised to the second round of the KCB Kenya Open championship after trouncing homeboy Haruna...

Abbas, Bokota left out

Africa Nations Championship (CHAN) Eritrea vs Rwanda (March 14) BOKOTA Labama and Abbas Rassou are notable omissions from the Amavubi team that is preparing for next Sunday’s Africa Nations Championship...

Junior volleyballers start preps for Singapore Games

Rwanda is set to field a team at the Singapore Youth Olympic Games qualifiers set for March15 in Egypt.The team, which starts training this week, is vying for that lone...

Junior Wasps draw Congo in Youth Championship

RWANDA will play Congo Brazzaville in the first qualifying round of the Confederation of African Football (CAF) U-20 Youth Championship set for 2011 in Libya. Amavubi’s newly appointed head coach...

Gangi ponders Kiyovu exit

Kiyovu’s right back Bonaventure Hakizimana a.k.a Gangi is ready to leave the club after falling out with club coach Jean Marie Ntagwabira. The 29-year-old is currently suspended for looking down...

Raba names provisional squad for Delhi Games

Rwanda’s boxing body (Raba) has named an 11-man provisional team for this year’s Commonwealth Games in India. The association’s technical director who also doubles as the national team head coach...

Minispoc plans talks with Laporta

THE Sports ministry intends to have talks with Barcelona president Juan Laporta during the latter’ s three-day work visit in the country. Laporta, who arrived yesterday, is expected to visit...

Gasigwa turns focus on Kenya Open

Rwanda’s top seed Jean Claude Gasigwa is looking to make amends in the KCB Kenya Open championship which has been hampered by heavy rain at its traditional venue, Nairobi Club...

Boyer will not ring changes for Morocco tour

AFTER a convincing display in the tour of Cameroon, Team Rwanda coach Jonathan Boyer is set to stick with the same team for the upcoming tour of Morocco. Rwanda is...

Amavubi start CHAN preps

AMAVUBI Stars are expected to regroup this morning ahead of next week’s African Nation Championship (CHAN) qualifier against Eritrea. A provisional squad of 20 players will start training at ferwafa...

Habineza lauds Team Rwanda

The Minister of Sports and Culture Joseph Habineza on Sunday praised the National Cycling team for their heroics in the Cameroon tour at a party organized to celebrate the team’s...

Strong start for Impala, Titans

RCA T20 Group A Impala 105/4Guards 88/10Impala won by 17 runs Group B Titans 111/3KCT 93/10Titans won by 18 runs IT was a great weekend for first-timers Impala Nippers and...

La Jeunesse back on top

Sec. Division league Group A Aspor 0-3 Nyanza Kibuye 2-1 Pepiniere Intare 1-4 SorwatheZebres 1-2 Etoile de l’Est Group B Espoir 3-0 Union Stella Maris 1-1 UNR Interforce 2-2...

Disi departs for Paris

DIEUDONNE Disi leaves this evening aboard SN Brussels for France ahead of the 19th edition of the Paris half marathon due this Sunday. The country’s top athlete told Times Sport,...