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Kayumba joins AFC Leopards on loan

Kenyan giants AFC Leopards have confirmed the signing of Rwanda international centre-back Soter Kayumba from Sofapaka on a short-term loan. The 13-time Kenyan champions are 13th-placed on the 18-team Kenya Premier League table with 19 points from 18 matches this term. Former AS Kigali skipper...

Wednesday, March 27, 2019, 12:00 AM

Venues for ANOCA Youth Games revealed

The National Olympic and Sports Committee (RNOSC) has announced that Huye stadium will host the official opening and closing ceremonies of the inaugural ANOCA Youth Games – scheduled for April 2-6 in Huye District. Rwanda was confirmed as the host country of the 2019 African National Olympic...

Saturday, March 23, 2019, 11:38 PM

Rugby: Kigali Sharks seek redemption against Thousand Hills

Saturday Central division Kigali Sharks   Vs      Thousand Hills        1pm Southern division Resilience        Vs      UR Grizzlies     ...

Saturday, March 23, 2019, 12:00 AM

Kajeje wins gold at Special Olympic World Games

Team Rwanda has far collected six medals at the ongoing Special Olympics World Games in Abu Dhabi, including Bosco Kajeje’s gold medal in long jump on Tuesday. The 2019 Special Olympics started on March 14, and will conclude Thursday in the United Arab Emirates. Youngster Marceline...

Wednesday, March 20, 2019, 12:00 AM

Have we seen the last of Haruna in Amavubi colours?

Emery Mvuyekure’s first call-up to Amavubi since 2014 was probably the main – but, certainly not the only – talking point to emerge from Vincent Mashami’s team selection last week. While the Tusker FC goalkeeper was recalled, and a number of young players – such as...

Wednesday, March 20, 2019, 12:00 AM

Albert Mphande considering to appeal Ferwafa four-month ban

Police FC head coach Albert Joel Mphande has announced that he is considering to appeal Ferwafa’s four-month stadium ban and Rwf50,000 fine for his alleged attempt to harm a referee during his side’s 2-1 loss to lowly Amagaju this month. The Zambian tactician says he was shocked by the...

Sunday, March 17, 2019, 12:00 AM

Representing Ghana would be a ‘dream come true’ – Sarpong

He may not be as famous as some of the top Ghana football stars like Andre Ayew Dede, Jordan Ayew, Asamoah Gyan or Prince Boateng, but Rayon Sports’ Ghanaian striker Micheal Sarpong has proved to be destined for greatness. Sarpong, 23, has become a household name in local football since...

Saturday, March 16, 2019, 12:00 AM

Rugby league: Kigali Sharks begin title defence against Lion de Fer

Saturday Central division Thousand Hills  Vs  Remera Buffaloes             14:00 Kigali Sharks     Vs  Lion de Fer               16:00 Kigali Sharks may...

Saturday, March 16, 2019, 12:00 AM

Battered AS Kigali eye Peace Cup solace

AS Kigali head coach Djuma Masudi Irambona has conceded that the Azam Rwanda Premier League title is out of reach and his side is rather focused on challenging for Peace Cup this season. The City of Kigali-sponsored side have lost seven games and drawn five times after twenty league games this...

Friday, March 15, 2019, 12:00 AM

Thousand Hills to face Remera Buffaloes in rugby league opener

Saturday Buffaloes Vs Thousand Hills Kigali Sharks Vs Lion de Fer UR Grizzles Vs Muhanga Resilience Vs Puma It will be a thrilling renewed rivalry between two former champions when the 2019 national rugby league season starts on Saturday. Thousand Hills, who pulled out of the league mid-...

Friday, March 15, 2019, 12:00 AM

Table Tennis in new move to spread wings to schools

The local table tennis governing body (RTTF) has continued its prime goal to expand the sport across all corners in the country. While celebrating the Commonwealth Day 2019 on Monday, under the theme “A Connected Commonwealth”, RTTF introduced the game to G.S Camp Kigali primary and...

Wednesday, March 13, 2019, 12:00 AM

20km Bugesera Race 2019 set for May 12

Preparations for the fourth 20km Bugesera Race have started, Times Sport has learned. The 2019 edition of the annual athletics competition is scheduled for May 12. Dubbed “ Race to restore”  and organized by Gasore Serge Foundation in partnership with Bugesera District, the race...

Tuesday, March 12, 2019, 12:00 AM

Rugby league kick-off postponed to March 16

March 16 Remera Buffaloes vs Kigali Sharks Thousand Hills vs Lion de Fer Rwanda Rugby Federation (RRF) has announced that the start of the 2019 national rugby league season has been pushed to March 16. The initial kick-off day was March 9. According to RRF president, Tharcise Kamanda, the...

Monday, March 11, 2019, 12:00 AM

Nyirangarama Tare Sprint Rally: Davite Giancarlo wins first race in 2019 season

Final results 1. Giancarlo Davite 1:11:48 2. Mohamed Roshanali 1:18:02 3. Elefter Mitraros 1:21:20 4. Jean Jean Giesen 1:25:41 5. Din Imtiaz 1:34:08 Giancarlo Davite and his navigator Yan Demester clinched the first race of the 2019 national rally championship with victory of the...

Monday, March 11, 2019, 12:00 AM

Nyirangarama Tare Sprint Rally to rev off in Rulindo

For the first time, Rulindo District will become a hive for rally this Saturday as the Nyirangarama Tare Sprint Rally takes centre stage. The one-day sprint rally is organised by Enterprise Urwibutso in partnership with Rwanda Automobile Club (RAC) and Rulindo District. Fourteen crews registered...

Saturday, March 9, 2019, 12:00 AM

Kagere linked with move to Egyptian side Zamalek

Rwanda international and Simba SC talisman Meddie Kagere is not short of admirers. Egyptian giants Zamalek have, according to the player’s agent Patrick Gakumba, expressed their interest in signing free-scoring Kagere in a record deal. Kagere’s contract with Tanzania powerhouse Simba...

Friday, March 8, 2019, 1:04 AM

Local boxing clubs urged to acquire legal status to foster self-reliance

The local boxing governing body boss, Vicky Kalisa, has advised boxing clubs in the country without legal status to register with Rwanda Governance Board (RGB) in order to operate lawfully and be able to strive for self-reliance.  Speaking to Times Sport on Wednesday, Kalisa said that clubs...

Thursday, March 7, 2019, 12:00 AM

Golf: Ndayisenga steps up preps for Kenya Open

Rwandan golfer Ernest Ndayisenga has stepped up his preparations ahead of the Kenya Golf Open 2019 despite confirmation delays from organizers. This year’s Kenya Open will be held at Karen Country Club in Nairobi from March 14 to 17, and will be joining top players from the region and others...

Wednesday, March 6, 2019, 12:00 AM

Golf: Gahima, Nyahwihwiri dominate inaugural Volkswagen tourney

Charles Gahima and Nadege Nyahwihwiri put up stunning performances to emerge winners of the inaugural Volkswagen Golf Tournament at Kigali Golf Club over the weekend. Gahima scooped the top prize in men’s category after returning 65 Net, while Nyahwihwiri hit a one-under to score 70 Net as...

Monday, March 4, 2019, 12:00 AM

Resilience RFC receive new rugby gear ahead of new season

Resilience Rugby Club have received new rugby gear to be used by the team ahead of the upcoming 2019 national rugby league season, which kicks off March 9. The Rusizi-based rugby team have maintained their partnership with sponsors Mary Watkins and Glyn Watkins who, it is reported, assisted to...

Sunday, March 3, 2019, 12:36 AM

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