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...

Hey delighted by Amavubi fighting spirit against Nigeria


Rwanda national team (Amavubi) head coach Antoine Hey has praised his team’s fighting spirit after the goalless draw against the Super Falcons of Nigeria in the opening game of the...

8 things we learned from Amavubi’s draw against Nigeria’s Super Eagles


When South African referee Victor Miguel Gomes blew the final whistle ending the Rwanda Vs Nigeria CHAN clash in goalless draw at the Grand Stade de Tanger on Monday, some...

Volleyball: Father Kayumba memorial tourney set for Feb.


The annual Emmanuel Kayumba memorial volleyball tournament is set for February 17-18 at Group Scolaire de Butare (Indatwa n’Inkesha School) courts, in Huye. According to Father Celestin Rwirangira, the head...

Rayon Sports sign Ugandan Mugume for three years


Azam Rwanda Premier League Champions, Rayon Sports have completed the signing of Uganda forward Yassin Mugume on a three-year deal from Ugandan premier league side, Police FC, Times Sport has...

Rwanda hold Nigeria to a goalless draw


Rwanda held Nigeria to a goalless draw in their first game of Group C of the Total Africa Nations Championship (CHAN), played at Grand Stade de Tanger in Morocco on...

Gisagara to organise pre-season tourney


National Volleyball League defending champions, Gisagara Volleyball Club are set to organize a pre-season tournament featuring all top flight teams from January 20-21 in Gisagara District.

Nyirarukundo begins preparations for 2018 Commonwealth Games


After winning a silver medal in the women category at the 28th edition of Silvesterlauf, Rwanda’s middle-distance runner Salome Nyirarukundo has started preparations for the Commonwealth games due April 4-15...

Hoops: Patriots beat Rusizi to go top

National Basketball League giants Patriots overcame Rusizi in a 79-55 win on Sunday at GS Gihundwe Courts to dethrone REG at the top of the table standings.