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Div2 playoffs: Who will earn promotion to topflight league?

Semi-finals (first-leg) Friday Heroes     VsEtoile de l’Est  15:30 Saturday SorwatheVsGasogi             15:30 With the giants Intare already out of contention, it leaves the race for the second division...

Friday, July 19, 2019 - 12:02am

Hoops playoffs: Patriots, APR square off in Game 3

Friday Semi-finals, Game 3 APR           Vs      Patriots    19:00 Espoir        Vs      REG        ...

Friday, July 19, 2019 - 12:02am

Rwanda football on the spot again after early Cecafa Kagame Cup exits on home soil

Semi-finals Friday KCCA     Vs    Green Eagles     3p.m Azam     Vs    AS Maniema     6p.m Rwanda football is back into the limelight for all the wrong reasons. Local clubs’ early...

Thursday, July 18, 2019 - 5:58pm

Under-16 girls team step up preparations for Afrobasket

Rwanda’s U16 women basketball team have stepped up preparations as the country gears up to host this year’s FIBA Africa U16 Women’s Basketball Championships. The continental tournament will get underway July 26 and run through August 4 in Kigali. By press time, Wednesday, it was...

Thursday, July 18, 2019 - 12:09am

AS Kigali release Ndarusanze, 11 others

AS KIGALI have released 12 players as the club look to build a more competitive team that can challenge Rayon Sports and APR for the 2019-20 Azam Rwanda Premier League. The club is also preparing to represent Rwanda in next season’s African Confederation Cup. The released players include...

Thursday, July 18, 2019 - 12:08am

PHOTOS: Rayon fail to reach first Cecafa Kagame Cup semis in six years

Tuesday Quarter-finals Azam  2-1 TP Mazembe Rayon 1-2 KCCA Rwandan champions Rayon Sports have failed to reach their first Cecafa Kagame Cup semi-finals in six years following Tuesday’s 2-1 defeat to Ugandan outfit KCCA at Kigali Stadium. The last time Rayon reached the last four...

Wednesday, July 17, 2019 - 2:06pm

Cecafa Kagame Cup: APR take on AS Maniema for semis spot

Wednesday Gor Mahia        Vs    Green Eagles            16:00 APR                     Vs...

Wednesday, July 17, 2019 - 12:08am

PHOTOS: Fly Cycling youngsters ready for second race after impressive start in Europe

FLY Cycling Club youngsters will be looking to put up another impressive performance on Thursday when they take part in their second race in Europe following a shining start last week. The second race, dubbed “Herbeumont”, is scheduled for Thursday, July 16, where the riders will do...

Tuesday, July 16, 2019 - 12:57pm

It still feels ‘surreal’, Muhadjiri on record move to Emirates FC

Muhadjiri Hakizimana has admitted ‘it still feels surreal’ after completing his record move to Emirates Football Club, in the United Arab Emirates, last week. The former APR forward was signed for $300,000 (about Rwf274 million), making him Rwanda’s most expensive player in...

Tuesday, July 16, 2019 - 11:35am

Rayon, KCCA lock horns in Cecafa quarterfinals

Today TP Mazembe vs Azam FC KCCA vs Rayon Sports FC Wednesday APR FC vs AS Maniema Union Gor Mahia vs Green Eagles FC Rayon Sports head coach Olivier Mathurin Ovambe has urged his players to stay focused as the nine-time league champions attempt to win their first Cecafa title in 21 years....

Tuesday, July 16, 2019 - 12:06am

Rwanda to host FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour

Rwanda volleyball federation (FRVB), in partnership with Ministry of Sport and Culture (MINISPOC), has expressed readiness to host the 2019 FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour, both in men and women categories. The four-day event will run from August 21-24 on the shores of Lake Kivu in Rubavu...

Tuesday, July 16, 2019 - 12:05am

FEATURED: SKOL Brewery supports kicker champions to watch AFCON 2019 final in Egypt

SKOL Brewery Ltd on Friday rewarded Audri Nziza and Clement Cyubahiro with free flight tickets to witness the final of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) final slated for July 19 at Cairo International Stadium in Cairo, Egypt. Nziza, 24, and Cyubahiro, 25, both university graduates at the...

Monday, July 15, 2019 - 10:35am

Cecafa Kagame Cup: APR to face AS Maniema in last eight

Quarter-finals Tuesday TP Mazembe Vs Azam KCCA  Vs Rayon Wednesday Green Eagles Vs Gor Mahia APR Vs AS Maniema APR will face debutants AS Maniema in the Cecafa Kagame Cup quarter-finals Wednesday at Kigali Stadium. This comes after the DR Congo Maniema finished second in Group D on...

Monday, July 15, 2019 - 8:48am

Basketball: REG inch closer to playoffs finals

Saturday REG 66-54 Espoir Patriots 63-51 APR RWANDA Energy Group (REG) are a game away from reaching their third consecutive playoffs finals after taking a 2-0 advantage over Espoir in the best-of-five semi-finals over the weekend. Olivier Shyaka led the way with a game-high 17 points on...

Monday, July 15, 2019 - 12:07am

Munyakazi elected Rayon president

Sadati Munyakazi has been elected as Rayon Sports Football Club new president, replacing Paul Muvunyi, who did not offer himself for re-election after two years. The elections were held during the club’s general assembly on Sunday, in Kigali. In his remarks after his election, Munyakazi...

Monday, July 15, 2019 - 12:05am

Rwandan cricketers shine at the Inaugural Criiio Cup in London

Rwanda was the only African country that took part in the International Cricket Council (ICC) inaugural Criiio Cup that took place in London. The tournament brought together teams from Rwanda, Brazil, Germany, England, Indonesia and India to showcase the power and impact of social cricket at...

Sunday, July 14, 2019 - 11:49am

Cecafa Kagame Cup: Rayon lose final group game, set KCCA date

Sunday Group D Gor Mahia Vs KMKM 13:00 AS Ports Vs AS Maniema 15:30 Saturday Group A TP Mazembe 6-1 Atlabara Rayon Sports 0-1 KMC RAYON Sports have set up a clash against Ugandan side KCCA in the Cecafa Kagame Cup quarter-finals after losing their final group game on Saturday. The...

Sunday, July 14, 2019 - 12:37am

Ulimwengu linked with move to Gor Mahia

Kenyan giants Gor Mahia have reportedly launched an ambitious bid to sign striker Jules Ulimwengu from Rayon Sports after the ongoing Cecafa Kagame Cup. Despite the Burundian remaining with 18 months of his contract with Blues, Gor Mahia regard him as a suitable replacement for Jacques Tuyisenge...

Sunday, July 14, 2019 - 12:34am

Women football: Scandinavia look to maintain perfect record

Sunday AS Kigali Vs Inyemera 1Pm Gakenke Vs Rambura 1Pm ES Mutunda Vs AS Kabuye 1Pm Rugende Vs Kamonyi 1Pm Monday Scandinavia Vs Bugesera 1Pm Scandinavia will be looking to preserve their 100 per cent record and staying top of the table when they take on Bugesera in the women’s...

Sunday, July 14, 2019 - 12:31am

Karate: Rwandans show spirit but suffer early exit at African champs

Maic Shyaka Ndutiye and Khalifa Niyitanga, Rwanda’s flag bearers at the 18th African Seniors Karate Championships and 10th African Juniors Karate Championships in Gaborone, Botswana, were impressive but bowed out without winning a medal on Saturday. After the round one draws made Thursday...

Saturday, July 13, 2019 - 6:38pm