Jejje Muhinde

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

Special Olympics team step up preps for Dubai World Games

Special Olympics athletes have intensified preparations ahead of the 2019 Special Olympics World Games, which are scheduled for March 14-21 in Abu Dhabi, the United Arab Emirates. The twenty-six athletes have been in boot camp for residential training since February 17 and will be concluding...

Tuesday, February 26, 2019, 12:00 AM

Kananura wins 2nd Golf Corporate Night

Female golfer Tiva Kananura put up a stunning performance on Friday to emerge the winner of the second Golf Corporate Night at the Kigali Golf Club, in Nyarutarama. She returned 21 to beat a field of 47 golfers to the coveted prize. The one-day 9-hole gross competition was the 2nd edition of...

Monday, February 25, 2019, 2:38 AM

Cricket: Yorkshire extends coaching program to Rwandan schools

After half a decade of support for grassroots cricket in the United Kingdom, Yorkshire Tea has announced a three-year programme to extend its reach to Rwanda. The ‘Tea Cup Coaching Programme’ will be the next chapter in the tea brand’s backing of the rise of cricket in Rwanda...

Saturday, February 23, 2019, 11:58 PM

Female coaches, teams to benefit from Arsenal training clinic

Local football body (Ferwafa) in partnership with Arsenal FC youth coaches have said that they will train female coaches under the theme “coach-coaches” next year. The revelation was made during the closing ceremony of the five-day coaching clinic for 50 coaches that took place at...

Saturday, February 23, 2019, 12:00 AM

Olympic committee starts GBV campaign in sports

The National Olympic and Sports committee (RNOSC) has vowed to fight Gender Based Violence against women in Rwanda sports. This is part of an initiative approved during a three-day forum dubbed “Forum on Gender Equality in Rwandan Sports Movement,” organised by the body in Nyanza...

Thursday, February 21, 2019, 12:00 AM

Women urged to join more sports bodies

The Minister for Sports and Culture, Espérance Nyirasafari, has called for more women to participant, engage and enroll in sports activities but decision making processes and bodies. Nyirasafari said this during the opening ceremony of a three-day workshop this week which was dubbed; “...

Saturday, February 16, 2019, 11:09 PM

Team Benediction set to get UCI Continental Team status

After 12 years of operations, Team Benediction Excel Energy will officially be unveiled as Rwanda’s first International Cycling Union continental cycling team on Saturday. Félix Sempoma, the Co-Founder of Team Benediction Excel Energy, said that having a UCI continental team status will come...

Thursday, February 14, 2019, 12:00 AM

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