Final team named for Zone V V-ball WCup qualifier

Rwanda volleyball senior national team coach Paul Bitok has named the final 12-man team ahead of FIVB Zone V World Championships due November 25 to December 1 at the Amahoro...

Kiyovu’s Kanyankole shifts focus as title grip loosens


SPORTS Club Kiyovu Coach Gilbert ‘Yaoundé’ Kanyankole has shifted focus to garnering as many points as possible from the remaining 17 Turbo King National Football League matches as the team’s...

KBC’s Buzangu credits teammates for award


AFTER finishing the just concluded league season with the highest numbers, Kigali Basketball Club forward Mike Buzangu has credited his teammates for his achievement.

Yellow Jersey changes hands again

ANOTHER day. Another stage winner and another Yellow Jersey winner. This was yesterday’s outcome of the 2013 Tour of Rwanda after Team MTN-Qhubeka’s Johann Zyl Van won Stage 4 from...

Injured APR midfielder Nsabimana out for a year

APR FC and U-20 Wasps midfielder Eric Nsabimana, who suffered a serious knee injury in August, will be sidelined until at least July, next year, it has emerged.

Amavubi ready for Cecafa, says coach


Amavubi Stars are well prepared for the regional Cecafa Senior Challenge Cup tournament, which gets underway in the Kenyan capital Nairobi on November 27, Head Coach Eric Nshimiyimana has said.

Title favourite Thomson out of Tour of Rwanda


Jay Robert Thomson, who was until yesterday the overall leader of Tour of Rwanda 2013, has pulled out of the race. The South African, a member of Team MTN-Qhubekha, withdrew...

Djokovic sees record streak as boost for 2014


BELGRADE.  Novak Djokovic failed to lead Serbia to a Davis Cup triumph on Sunday, but a streak of 24 straight victories left him upbeat for next season in which he...

Messi’s injury problems may be his own fault


MADRID. Lionel Messi seems to keep getting injured these days, and he could be the one to blame for his own troubles. The four-time world player of the year hurt...

Nsekera loses Burundi FA presidency


BUJUMBURA. Fifa executive committee member Lydia Nsekera has been ousted as president of the Burundi Football Association (BFA).

AS Muhanga coach Bizimungu relieved after first win


AS Muhanga coach Ali Bizimungu has said he now feels a sense of relief after registering his first win of the season which also got his team out of the...

Rayon plot quick comeback


AFTER losing three of the opening nine Turbo King National Football League matches, defending champions Rayon Sports find themselves in a distant fifth position on the league table and five...

Team Rwanda’s teenager Ndayisenga wins stage two


Team Rwanda’s 19-year old Valens Ndayisenga became the youngest Rwandan rider to win any stage in Tour of Rwanda after he dramatically claimed stage two (Rwamagana-Musanze) race in 4 hours...

Straight eight puts Vettel ahead of Schumacher


AUSTIN. Sebastian Vettel promised he would never get used to winning, even as he celebrated a record eighth victory in a row at the U.S. Grand Prix on Sunday.

AS Kigali eye sixth consecutive women league title

The City of Kigali-sponsored AS Kigali women are targeting to win the league title for a record sixth consecutive season.  The women’s league kicks off November 30. AS Kigali have...

Haruna says Mbuyu should be recalled to Amavubi squad

Amavubi Stars skipper Haruna Niyonzima believes Eric Gasana, better known as Mbuyu Twite, still has a lot to offer to the national team.

Egypt seek World Cup miracle

CAIRO. Egypt will attempt to engineer a World Cup miracle by overturning a 6-1 deficit against Ghana on Tuesday and snatch a spot in the finals in Brazil next year.

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.