Jejje Muhinde

Showtime as ICC World T20 Africa ‘B’ Qualifiers kick-off in Kigali

All roads from this weekend  lead to Gahanga Cricket Stadium as the country welcomes the region to Kigali for the 2018 ICC T20 Group B qualifiers tournament. The week-long tournament will be contested by; Tanzania, Kenya, and Uganda and hosts Rwanda – squaring-off in a double round-...

Friday, July 6, 2018, 10:06 PM

All set for ICC T20 Africa ‘B’ Qualifiers

Tournament schedule Today Opening ceremony Saturday Kenya     Vs  Uganda 10:30am Rwanda  Vs  Tanzania 2:50pm Sunday Uganda  Vs  Tanzania 10:30am Rwanda  Vs  Kenya 2:50pm July 10 Kenya   VsTanzania 10:30pm Uganda ...

Thursday, July 5, 2018, 11:22 PM

Golfers intensify preps ahead of East African Golf Challenge

The National Men’s Golf Team has intensified preparations at Kigali Golf Club ahead of the 2018 East Africa Golf Challenge. The 20th edition of the annual East African Golf Challenge is scheduled for August 1-6 at Nyali Golf and Country Club in Mombasa, Kenya. In an interview with Times...

Thursday, July 5, 2018, 11:11 PM

Rwanda to host the first ITTF regional tennis championship

Rwanda will for the first time host the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) regional competition in November. Rwanda Table Tennis Federation (RTTF) President Mr. John Bosco Burungi has revealed, the games are expected to attract around14 regional countries. “This will be our first...

Wednesday, July 4, 2018, 10:04 PM

Rwanda to face TZ in ICC T20 Africa ‘B’ Qualifiers opener

July 7 Rwanda Vs Tanzania 1:50pm July 8 Rwanda Vs Kenya 1:50pm July 10 Rwanda Vs Uganda 1:50pm July 11 Kenya Vs Rwanda 1:150pm July 13 Uganda Vs Rwanda 1:50pm July 14 Tanzania Vs Rwanda 9:30pm The hosts Rwanda will kick-off their campaign for a ticket to the 2020 ICC World T20 on...

Saturday, June 30, 2018, 12:46 AM

ANOCA turns to Morocco to host 2019 African Games

A new host is being sought for 2019 All-African Games after Equatorial Guinea’s reservations that they would no longer be able to organize the event. The Association of National Olympic Committees of Africa (ANOCA) Zone V president, William Blick has disclosed that he will be traveling to...

Saturday, June 30, 2018, 12:43 AM

Ten confirmed to attend table tennis training camp in China

Three coaches and seven Rwanda national table tennis players are set for a two-month training camp in China. Times Sport has learnt. According to Yves Ndizeye, the national table tennis team’s technical director who will also be among the training beneficiaries, revealed that the delegation...

Friday, June 29, 2018, 12:04 AM

First ANOCA regional forum kicks-off in Kigali

The first Association of National Olympic Committees of Africa (ANOCA) – Zone 5 regional forum will be launched in Kigali today at Hotel de Mille Collines. The two-day forum, which concludes tomorrow, has brought together 40 delegates from Rwanda, Uganda, Tanzania, Egypt, Ethiopia, Kenya,...

Thursday, June 28, 2018, 1:52 AM

Tennis quartet suffer second blow at Davis Cup

The quest for Rwanda to be promoted to the Africa Zone Group II has been dealt a blow as the race for Group III Davis Cup title heats up in Nairobi, Kenya. Rwanda suffered a second defeat on Thursday, losing 3-0 to Benin, the highest-ranked team at the week-long tournament. Benin signaled...

Thursday, June 21, 2018, 10:12 PM

Kwibuka24: Karate memorial tourney set for Saturday

The national karate federation, Ferwaka, has revealed this year’s Genocide Memorial Tournament will be taking place on Saturday, June 23 at Amahoro Stadium. The one-day competition is open to all karatekas in different gender and weight categories. According to the local karake governing...

Wednesday, June 20, 2018, 11:48 PM

Tennis: Rwanda lose to Nigeria in Davis Cup opener

Rwandan tennis players lost to their Nigeria counterparts 3-0 in their Group A opening matches on Tuesday at the ongoing Davis Cup Africa Zone Group III Tennis Championship underway in Kenya. The multi-category tournament started on Saturday and will through June 24 at Nairobi Tennis Club. It was...

Tuesday, June 19, 2018, 11:50 PM

Tour du Rwanda 2018: Safety, anti-doping remain top priority

RWANDA Cycling Federation, (Ferwacy) president, Aimable Bayingana, has stressed that safety of cyclists and the fight against the use performance-enhancing drugs remains top priority at this year’s edition of Tour of Rwanda come August 5-12. “In order to keep our race clean, we shall...

Tuesday, June 19, 2018, 11:35 PM

Athletics: Nyirarukundo, Hitimana win Bugesera 20k race

Men 1. Noel Hitimana – 58:25 2. James Sugira – 58:28 3. Felicien Muhitira – 58:46   Women 1. Salome Nyirarukundo – 1:10:21 2. Marthe Yankurije – 1:10:32 3. Beathe Ishimwe – 1:16:32   SALOME Nyiarukundo and Noel Hitimana put on a stunning...

Monday, June 18, 2018, 5:50 PM

Rwandan quartet set for Davis Cup in Kenya

FOUR semi-professional tennis players will represent Rwanda at the upcoming Davis Cup Africa Zone Group III Championship. The annual men’s international competition will serve off on Monday, June 18 and run through June 23 in Nairobi, Kenya. Draws of the tournament will be revealed on...

Saturday, June 16, 2018, 1:43 PM

Olympic Committee to elect new Secretary General today

Rwanda National Olympic and Sports Committee, RNOSC, elective general assembly will convene today at Lemigo Hotel, to elect a new Secretary General. The incoming secretary to assume office today after the polls, will be replacing Dominique Bizimana who resigned in March – for personal...

Saturday, June 16, 2018, 1:33 PM

World Cup: African Youngsters tipped to shine in Russia

Leo Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo, and Neymar da Silva Ronaldo, and Neymar da Silva are some of the world’s biggest names currently in Russia for the 2018 World Cup. But, as with every other major tournament, the FIFA World Cup has always provided a platform for young talents to prove themselves...

Friday, June 15, 2018, 10:18 PM

Rugby: Twelve teams for memorial tournament

The sixth edition of the annual Genocide Memorial Rugby Sevens Tournament will take place on June 23 at Amahoro national stadium. A total of twelve teams have signed up for the one-day competition. This year’s competition will be contested by ten domestic teams, one team from the...

Thursday, June 14, 2018, 9:58 PM

All eyes on African teams as World Cup begins

AFRICA is the second most populated continent and football is king, but producing a team to advance beyond the quarter-finals is a dream yet to pass – let alone to lift the gold trophy. Since Egypt became the first African team to play in the World Cup final in 1934, only three teams have...

Thursday, June 14, 2018, 12:29 AM

Kagere, Tuyisenge part of Gor Mahia squad to face Everton at Goodison Park

RWANDA’s duo of strikers Meddie Kagere and Jacques Tuyisenge are set for a historic opportunity to play against English Premier League side Everton away at Goodison Park next month, after easing past Tanzania’s Simba SC over the weekend. Kenyan champions, Gor Mahia, completed a double...

Wednesday, June 13, 2018, 12:12 AM

Kenya retain Cricket Memorial Tournament

Kenya women‘s cricket team successfully defended the title at the 2018 Genocide Memorial Cricket Tournament concluded yesterday at Gahanga Oval in Kigali. The visitors, who won last year’s edition, defeated Uganda by 39 runs in the final to retain the title. Winning the toss to bowl...

Monday, June 11, 2018, 3:16 PM

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