2009 Fiba-Africa Club Championships

2009 Fiba-Africa Club ChampionshipsVenue-KigaliDates-Dec 13-22 THE FIBA-Africa Club Championship sometimes referred to as the FIBA Africa Clubs Champions Cup is the highest caliber men’s basketball competition for clubs, organized by...

Amavubi wary of ‘angry’ Zimbabwe

TodayQuarterfinalTanzania v Eritrea 2pmRwanda   v Zimbabwe 4pm Yesterday results:Uganda 1-0 KenyaZanzibar 0-0 ZambiaZanzibar wins 4-3 on penalties NAIROBI - AMAVUBI Stars interim coach Eric Nshimiyimana has his eyes set on...

Niyonshuti enters South Africa Mountain Bike race

Rwanda’s most acclaimed cyclist Adrien Niyonshuti has confirmed that he will compete in the South Africa Mountain Bike race. The race is scheduled for January 6 in Johannesburg. Speaking to...

Home sweet home

Amavubi interim coach Nshimiyimana returns to APR After guiding the national team to the final of the 2009 Cecafa Senior Challenge Cup, Eric Nshimiyimana has joined his former club, APR...

RAF selects five for early Olympic preps

Rwanda Athletics Federation (RAF) has selected the five top athletes in the country who will starts early preparations for the 2012 London Olympics. The chosen athletes consist mostly of long...

Paske calls for fans’ patience

APR Dutch coach Erik Paske has urged club supporters not to lose hope as the military side is still in contention to win this season’s league title despite a lethargic...

La Jeunesse set pace in promotional bid

Sec Div. leagueGroup A Pepiniere 5-1 AsporSorwathe 0-1 NyanzaZebres 0-2 Kibuye Etoile de l’Est 0-1 Intare Group BEspoir 3-0 Stella Maris Union 2-1 MuhangaUNR 1-2 La JeunesseInterforce 2-1 ISAE La...

Ruterana set for African Open

Rwanda’s elite golfer Emmanuel Ruterana is desperately looking for sponsorship in order to participate in next month’s prestigious African Open in Johannesburg, South Africa. The four-day competition which tees off...

Ivory Coast coach Halilhodzic names squad

ABIDJAN - Didier Drogba will lead a strong Côte d’Ivoire squad at next month’s CAF African Cup of Nations after being named in the final 23-man squad by coach Vahid...

Rayon wallop Atraco

•10-man Blues put three past taxi-men YesterdayRayon Sport 3-0 Atraco Saturday’s results APR  4-1 AS KigaliMukura  0-1 KiyovuEtincelles 2-1 MarinesElectrogaz 2-1 MusanzePolice  1-0 Amagaju Ten-man Rayon Sport put aside their...

Owour lauds players’ efforts

Year     Ranking        Venue     2007    Angola          9th  2008    Tunisia          8th                      2009    Rwanda        3rd              Cliff Owour, the head coach of APR basketball club, the Indomitable Lions has praised his players’...

RRF delay league prize awarding ceremony

Rwanda Rugby Federation (RRF) has confirmed that the prize giving ceremony for this year’s national league champion will take place next year. According to Gerard Nsenga, RRF vice president and...

MTN Rwanda to back Peace Cup-FA

Local football federation, Ferwafa has confirmed that MTN Rwanda will sponsor the next edition of the Peace Cup, which gets underway January 15, 2010. The news of Ferwafa’s continued partnership...

Rwanda play Ivory Coast on Jan. 7

RWANDA’s Amavubi Stars will play the Elephants of Ivory Coast on January 7 in Dar es Salaam ahead of the latter’s departure to Angola for the Nations’ Cup finals.

Bralirwa keen on league sponsorship

RWANDA’s national football governing body Ferwafa, is in talks with Bralirwa to sponsor the 2010 national football league, Time Sport can exclusively reveal.

Future of Rwandan basketball is bright-Owour

APR Basketball Club head coach Cliff Owour is optimistic that the future of Rwandan basketball is bright after his team finished third in the 24th Fiba Africa Club championship, which...

Marines basketball club needs Rwf10m to be active

Marines basketball club, formerly funded by the Ministry of Defense is seeking Frw10 millions to be able to compete in the national league next season. The Ministry of Defense stopped...

New Times Sports scribe wins WC ticket

The 2010 World Cup will be brought closer to home after New Times sports reporter Bonnie Mugabe won an all expense paid trip to South Africa in the first FIFA...

Minispoc to purchase rally car for RAC

THE Ministry of Sports and Culture has pledged to buy a rally car for Rwanda Automobile Club, RAC next year.Sports and Culture minister Joseph Habineza revealed to Times Sport early...

Rwanda to bid for 2013 FIBA Africa Championship

RWANDA is stepping up the gear in her bid to host the 2013 FIBA Africa Basketball Championship for men, President of Rwanda Basketball Federation, Lt. Eric Salongo Kalisa has said....

Sprinter Mulinda to start training after injury setback

Islam Mulinda, one of the country’s top sprinters has set his sights on starting detailed training after overcoming his injury setbacks. Regarded as Rwanda’s 100m and 200m king, Mulinda was...

Rayon Sport coach Kayiranga wants response

After losing to Etincelles at the weekend, six-time league champions Rayon Sport are keen on a quick response in their next league outing against Atraco. On a weekend when none...

Volleyball teams wind up training

The senior and junior men’s national volleyball teams will today wind up their 12 day residential training camps with a friendly match between themselves at Amahoro indoor stadium. Kigali Volleyball...

Niyonshuti step preps up tour of Gabon

Rwanda’s top cyclist Adrien Niyonshuti has intensified preparations for the tour of Gabon, dubbed ‘La Tropicale Amissa Bongo’ slated to run from January 19 to 24. The 22-year-old, who rides...