Ntagungira picked for 2010 CAN

RWANDA’s assistant referee Celestin Ntagungira a.k.a Abegga has been picked to officiate at next month’s Africa Nations’ Cup finals in Angola.

Paske concedes tough road in Champions league

APR’s Dutch coach Erik Paske has admitted that his guns are in for a difficult ride in next year’s African Champions league.

Angola’s ASA in for Kenya’s KPA

2009 Fiba-Africa Club ChampionshipsVenue-KigaliDates-Dec 13-22 APR’s task at this year’s Fiba-Africa Club Championship has been toughened after the inclusion of another Angolan team-ASA.

Amavubi storm finals

YesterdayTanzania 1-2 Rwanda SundayThird place playoffZanzibar v Tanzania 1pm SS3 FinalUganda v Rwanda 3pm SS3

Nshimiyimana eyes Tz scalp

TodaySemi-final Tanzania vs Rwanda 4pm SS3 YesterdayUganda 2-1 Zanzibar NAIROBI - Amavubi Stars interim coach Eric Nshimiyimana has urged his player to take the game to Tanzania from the onset...

KVC’s Nsengiyumva to coach national Junior team

KIGALI Volleyball Club (KVC) head coach Jean Marie Nsengiyumva has been tasked to assemble a formidable team to compete at next year’s U-20 Africa Volleyball championships. Nsengiyumva, who guided KVC...

Cecafa Brief

Get over politics-Cranes coach Uganda Cranes Scottish coach Bob Williamson has challenged the East African countries to separate politics from sport if they have to compete at the highest level“This...

Gatete wants positive approach against Taifa Stars

DESPITE watching Amavubi dismantle Zimbabwe on Tuesday, Jimmy Gatete, arguably Rwanda’s most lethal striker of the last decade has cautioned Amavubi to expect a tougher challenge when the wasps clash...

APR draws Angolan club in 2010 Champions league

Champions LeagueFixtures APR FC     v Recreativo de LiboloSofapaka FC             v   IsmailySaint George             v   El MerreikhEl Merreikh              v   St. GeorgeTanzania winner         v   LupopoURA               v   ZanacoVital’O               v...

Karekezi travels to Uganda for All-Stars tour

RWANDA’S most celebrated professional footballer Olivier Karekezi travels to neighboring Uganda this morning to honour the All-Star African tour. Karekezi and his colleagues will play a Ugandan select side this...

Fresh challenge for Silverbacks

IT will be fascinating to see how the Silverbacks regroup for Saturday’s CAR 15-aside match with Burundi’s Intambwe. The national side, which has been engaged in 7-aside and 10-aside tournaments...

Cecafa Briefs

Zim coach roots for Uganda Immediately after exiting the tournament, Zimbabwe stand-in coach is tipping Ugandan Cranes to defend the title.Norman Mapeza said he would put his money on the...

Rayon-Tigo talks call down

SIX-time league champions Rayon Sport have to wait a little longer before knowing if they will sway new Telecommunications provider Tigo into funding the club. The Blues’ Secretary General Olivier...

Rwanda reach Cecafa semis

YesterdayQuarterfinalRwanda   4-1  ZimbabweTanzania 4-0  Eritrea TodaySemifinalZanzibar  v Uganda 4pm SS3TomorrowTanzania v Rwanda 4pm SS3 NAIROBI - Rwanda’s Amavubi Stars are through to the last four of the 2009 Cecafa Orange...

Bikamba, Uwamahoro fit for Burundi match

SILVERBACKS caretaker coach Gerald Nsenga has been boosted with the return to fitness of fly-half Lucien Bikamba and center forward Olivier Uwamahoro ahead of Saturday’s Confederation of African Rugby (CAR)...

Corporate league to end December 20

THE Corporate league organizing committee has come up with shrewd measures for teams who continue postponing their matches. According to the committee’s permanent secretary Fabien Gatsinzi, teams who give away...

RNOC to mend relations with Sports Ministry

NEW National Olympic Committee (RNOC) boss Dr. Charles Rudakubana has promised to take a different path from his predecessor Ignace Beraho after agreeing to work closely with the Ministry of...

CAF wants injury free 2010 CAN

THE Confederation of African Football (CAF) wants the 3rd medical congress to address key issues that will cut down on the number of injury cases at next year’s Africa Nations...

Owuor concedes-‘APR are in a tough group’

2009 Fiba-Africa Club ChampionshipsVenue - KigaliDates - Dec 13-22 MUCH as APR’s Cliff Owuor concedes that his Indomitable Lions are drawn in a tough group in the upcoming Fiba-Africa Club Championship, the Kenyan reckons...

Cecafa briefs

Rivals sing Amavubi praise AMAVUBI Stars are being commended for their organized style of play at the ongoing Cecafa Orange Senior Challenge Cup. Eric Nshimiyimana’s experimental side is playing some...

Chess players fall short in Kampala

AFTER a bright start, Rwanda’s chess players failed to keep the momentum going as they were edged by Uganda’s Harold Wanyama and Kenya’s Brian Magana in the eight-round Rwabushenyi Memorial...

Kibuye survive Pepiniere late charge

Second division league Group ANyanza 2-1 AsporPepiniere 2-3 KibuyeSorwathe 3-0 IntareEtoile de l’Est 3-2 Zebres Group BUnion 3-0 Espoir UNR 0-3 Stella Maris Muhanga 0-0 InterforceISAE 1-2 La Jeunesse KIBUYE...

Juniors collapse in Nairobi

RWANDA’s junior tennis players put in another bizarre performance in the third leg of the ITF/CAT East Africa U-18 tennis circuit in Nairobi, Kenya. Apart from Christian Rudasingwa who managed...

Ngirinshuti wins inaugural table tennis tourney

JEAN Luc Ngirinshuti won the inaugural national table tennis tournament held over the weekend at the NPC Gymnasium, Remera. The teenager took the men’s top prize after a 3-1 set...