Rwanda edge closer to CHAN quarter-finals after Equatorial Guinea win


Rwanda continued a good run at the ongoing 2018 African Nations Championship (CHAN) after winning 1-0 in the second game of Group C against Equatorial Guinea at Grand Stade de...

La Tropicale Amissa Bongo: Areruya retains yellow jersey


Team Rwanda rider Joseph Areruya retained yellow jersey as Australian Brenton Jones claimed fifth stage, Oyem – Ambam (Cameroon), 141km at the ongoing La Tropicale Amissa Bongo race on Friday...

Do we have a national policy on football development?


If we want to see fundamental changes in Rwandan football, there must be a systematic effort to invest profoundly in youth and junior leagues, which as a result, would lead...

Meet Sangwe, a 17-year-old hoops sensation


To basketball fanatics, he is the new kid on the block. 17-year-old Armel Sangwe sent shockwaves in the basketball league after posting a career high 35 points in Espoir’s 100-77...

Heroes Cup; Police, APR to clash in opener


Police FC and APR FC will clash in the opening match of this year’s Heroes Day tournament at Amahoro National Stadium today.

Rusizi eye first win in hoops league


After six league games without a single win, Rusizi BC will be hoping to pick their maiden win against seven-time national basketball league champions APR on Saturday at GS Gihundwe...

Div. 2 League: Sorwathe eye win against Gasabo United

Sorwathe FC will be looking to pick three points against Gasabo United on Saturday to maintain a grip on top in Pool A of the second division league.

Six teams for Gisagara pre-season V-ball tournament

Six men’s national volleyball league teams will feature in the inaugural Gisagara pre-season tournament, which is scheduled for this weekend at Gisagara Gymnasium in Gisagara district, Southern Province.

CHAN 2018: Rwanda seek win against Equatorial Guinea


Rwanda will be seeking for nothing less than win when they take on Equatorial Guinea in the second game of Group C to boost their chances of qualifying to the...

CHAN: Ex-internationals predict victory for Amavubi


Following a goalless draw with Nigeria in the opening Group C match at the ongoing 2018 Africa Nations Championship (CHAN) in Morocco, ex-Rwanda internationals have tipped the Amavubi to shine...

MTN Golf Open attracts over 90 players


All is set for the 18th edition of the MTN Golf Open tournament, which is scheduled for Saturday and Sunday at the Kigali Golf Club in Nyarutarama.

Rwanda to host 2018 FEASSSA Games

Rwanda has been confirmed by the Federation of East African Secondary School Sports Associations (FEASSSA) as hosts of the 2018 edition of the annual regional inter-schools competition.

Areruya wins 4th stage of La Tropicale Amissa Bongo


Tour du Rwanda champion Joseph Areruya yesterday won the fourth stage of La Tropicale Amissa Bongo of Gabon, arguably Africa’s leading cycling race. The Rwandan clocked 4h25 minutes and 10...

Walcott leaves Arsenal to join Everton

LONDON - Everton have signed Theo Walcott from Premier League rivals Arsenal on a 3-1/2 year deal with the forward saying he wants to take the Merseyside club to the...

Chelsea through on penalties, Bournemouth lose to Wigan


LONDON - Chelsea won a penalty shootout to beat second tier Norwich City on Wednesday and sneak into the FA Cup fourth round following a tempestuous replay that ended 1-1...

Barca lose to Espanyol in Cup after Messi penalty miss


BARCELONA - Lionel Messi had a penalty saved as triple King’s Cup holders Barcelona suffered a surprise 1-0 loss at city rivals Espanyol in a quarter-final first leg on Wednesday,...

CHAN: Hey plots decisive assault on Equatorial Guinea


THE national team head coach Antoine Hey has said he will use a different and decisive game plan in their next Group C encounter against Equatorial Guinea on Friday. Amavubi...

APR HC boost squad ahead of new season


Rwanda handball league champions, APR have signed four new players in a bid to boost their squad strength ahead of next season scheduled to start on February 17.

Rugby federation set to hold General Assembly

Rwanda Rugby Federation (RRF) will hold a General Assembly on January 21 at Amahoro National Stadium to discuss a series of key issues for the new season

Heroes Day basketball tourney for January 27

This year’s national Heroes Day basketball tournament is scheduled to run from January 27 to February 3, according to the Rwanda Basketball Federation secretary general, Richard Mutabazi.

Video Assistant Referee used for first time in English football as Brighton knock Crystal Palace out of FA Cup

English football saw the first use of Video Assistant Referee (VAR) in a competitive game as Brighton knocked Crystal Palace out of the FA Cup on Monday.

Brazil great Ronaldinho to retire, says brother


SAO PAULO - Former Brazil and Barcelona midfielder Ronaldinho, who won the World Cup, Champions League, Copa Libertadores and World Player of the Year award, is retiring from the game,...

Man United overhaul Spanish pair as Europe's biggest earners


ZURICH - Manchester United enjoyed the biggest revenue of any European club in the last financial year after a 32 percent increase propelled them above Real Madrid and Barcelona, UEFA...

Leicester through as Iheanacho scores first VAR goal in England


LONDON - Leicester City’s Kelechi Iheanacho scored the first goal in English football to be awarded using the Video Assistant Referee (VAR) as they reached the FA Cup fourth round...