Esperance FC sign two new players

National Football League debutants, Esperance FC have signed two players; one striker and a defender to help bolster the squad in a bid to avoid returning to the second tier...

Rwanda wants Fiba Zone Five U19 Games moved

RWANDA Basketball Federation has expressed its desire to their Ugandan counterparts to have the Zone V U19 Championships postponed because of the country’s 20th anniversary of the 1994 Genocide against...

Nyanza V-ball club close to signing duo


Nyanza Volleyball Club is close to signing right attackers Olivier Ntagengwa and Eric Rukundo Mwizerwa from National University of Rwanda and APR, respectively.

U17 tactician calls for stronger youth structures


National technical director Richard Tardy has said that it is a must to have well organised proper youth football structures in the country, which would in turn produce a stronger...

Gomes set to join Cameroon side Coton Sport


Former Rayon Sports head coach Didier Gomes da Rosa will tomorrow sign a contract with Cameroonian champions Coton Sport de Garoua, Saturday Sport has reliably learnt.

Uwizeyimana wins Stage V of Bongo Tour

Team Rwanda rider Bonaventure Uwizeyimana won Stage Five of the 2014 La Tropicale Amissa Bongo tour, Lambarene-Kango (143km) yesterday in a time of 3h16’31’.

Queen’s Baton Relay completes Rwanda tour


The Commonwealth Queen’s Baton goes to Tanzania this morning after concluding its three-day historic relay in Rwanda. The Baton arrived in the country on Wednesday from Uganda.

Nigeria coach Keshi fires warning at Bafana


CAPE TOWN – Super Eagles coach Stephen Keshi fired a warning at Bafana Bafana claiming Nigeria are getting stronger with each game they play at the 2014 African Nations Championship...

Rwandan quartet to officiate CAF Cup fixture


THE CONFEDERATION of African football federations (CAF) has appointed Rwandan referees for the Africa Confederation Cup 1st leg tie between Kenya’s AFC Leopards against Ethiopia’s Defence FC scheduled for mid...

Junior team snatch fourth-place in ITF tourney


RWANDA FINISHED fourth in the first leg of the ITF/CAT East African Junior Championship which climaxed on Wednesday at the Gymkhana Club courts in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.

Rwanda up three places in Fifa ranking

RWANDA’S NATIONAL football team, Amavubi Stars moved three places from 133rd to 130th in the latest Fifa World ranking released yesterday.

National team, Rayon to spice up Baton relay


NATIONAL MEN’S senior volleyball team and Rayon Sports face-off today at Amahoro indoor stadium starting at 3pm as part of the celebrations to mark the Commonwealth Queen’s Baton relay in...

National Rally Championship kicks off in Feb


The 2014 National Rally Championship will kick off next month with the Sprint rally on February 8 in Gahanga, according to the provisional calendar released by the Rwanda Automobile Club...

La Tropicale Amissa Bongo Tour: Team Rwanda makes improvement

AFTER MAKING a disappointing start, the national cycling team fought back on the second day (Awoua - Oyem 120km) of the 2014 La Tropicale Amissa Bongo international race in Gabon...

Junior tennis team bows out of ITF meet

THE TWO remaining Rwandan players were beaten in the semi-finals of the on-going ITF/East Africa Junior tennis Championship on Tuesday at the Gymkhana Club in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.

Rwanda up five places in Fiba ranking


RWANDA Men’s basketball team moved five places, from 67th to 62nd, in the latest Fiba Continental Championships ranking released on Tuesday. With 6.6 points, Rwanda is ranked 62nd in the...

Referee Kabanda picked for 2014 World Cup finals


RWANDA’S Fifa/Caf assistant referee Félicien Kabanda has been picked among referees for the 2014 World Cup by a Fifa Referees Committee meeting in Zurich on Tuesday.

Sports chief Bayigamba's delight at Queen's Baton arrival


IT’S OFFICIAL. The first Queen’s Baton to visit Rwanda is in town. It arrived at 8:35p.m aboard a RwandAir flight en route from Entebbe, Uganda.  At the Kigali International Airport,...

Ferwafa to sell World Cup tickets

RWANDA Football Federation (Ferwafa) has started selling tickets to local football fans who want to watch the 2014 World Cup final which will be held in Brazil.

Three stadiums planned for Eastern Province

THREE artificial turf stadiums are set to be constructed in the Eastern Province districts of Ngoma, Nyagatare and Bugesera, according to the Ministry of Sports and Culture.

INATEK to sign duo

THE Institute of Agriculture, Technology and Education (Inatek) has agreed terms with right attacker Patrick Akamuntu ‘Kavora’ and left attacker Adolph Mutoni from Nyanza Volleyball and APR.

Mitali urges Nzamwita to improve football


THE Minister of Sports and Culture Protais Mitali has urged the new Ferwafa boss Vincent Degaule Nzamwita to devise means of taking football to an outstanding level.

Duo appointed as Rayon caretakers

ASSISTANT COACHES Thierry Hitimana and Billy Musakombi will remain in charge of Rayon Sports as the club takes time to decide on the vacant head coach role.

Queen’s Baton arrives in Rwanda


THE Queen’s Baton will arrive in Kigali this evening as part of its continued relay around the Commonwealth member states in the run up to the July 2014 Commonwealth Games...