Yvonne Iradukunda

Playoffs finals: Hoops eye Game 2 win to level series

Game 2 fixtures (Friday) Women APR    Vs    The Hoops    19:00 Men Patriots    Vs    REG    21:00 Moise Mutokambali, head coach of the Hoops Rwanda women basketball team, has tipped his side to...

Friday, August 30, 2019, 12:00 AM

Crunch time as Scandinavia host AS Kigali in league title decider

Sunday Scandinavia Vs AS Kigali 15:00 Gakenke Vs Kamonyi 14:00 ES Mutunda Vs Rugende 14:00 AS Kabuye Vs Inyemera 14:00 Bugesera Vs Rambura 13:00 Scandinavia will be looking for a historic first championship when they host archrivals AS Kigali in their final match of this season’s...

Sunday, July 28, 2019, 12:00 AM

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, 12:28 AM

Scandinavia to meet AS Kigali in women’s Peace Cup final

Monday (semi-finals) AS Kigali             3-0    Inyemera Scandinavia    3-2    ES Mutunda It will be a heated affair between Rwanda’s two finest teams when Scandinavia and archrivals AS Kigali square off in...

Tuesday, July 2, 2019, 12:38 PM

Women Peace Cup: Scandinavia take on ES Mutunda for final berth

Semi-finals Monday  Scandinavia Vs ES Mutunda 3pm AS Kigali Vs Inyemera 3pm Scandinavia take on ES Mutunda in semi-finals of the inaugural Women Peace Cup tournament on Monday as the two sides vie for a spot to the July 4 final. The game gets underway 3pm at Kigali Stadium. Rubavu-...

Monday, July 1, 2019, 1:49 AM

Women Peace Cup: AS Kigali, Kamonyi square off in quarter-finals

Saturday Quarterfinal fixtures Scandinavia  Vs      AS Kabuye          1pm Gakenke        Vs      Inyemera         ...

Saturday, June 29, 2019, 12:00 AM

Women volleyball: UTB, RRA inch closer to playoffs finals

The University of Tourism and Business Studies (UTB) and giants Rwanda Revenue Authority (RRA) have stepped one foot into the playoffs finals of this year’s women volleyball league after their respective Game 1 victories on Thursday. Debutants UTB saw off former champions APR in straight...

Saturday, June 8, 2019, 12:00 AM

Volleyball: Women team eyes ticket to All-Africa Games

Christophe Mudahinyuka, the women’s national volleyball team coach, has challenged his players to win the upcoming CAVB Africa Zone 5 championships for a ticket to the 2019 All-Africa Games. The regional showpiece is scheduled for May 18-25 in Kampala, Uganda. Each of the seven African...

Thursday, May 16, 2019, 12:00 AM

Pascal Niyonkuru drops career-high 60 points in APR’s win over Rusizi

Sunday APR 139-58 Rusizi IPRC-South 55-52 Espoir Saturday REG 157-49 Rusizi UR-Huye 42-121 Espoir Friday UGB 53-74 Patriots APR 73-81 IPRC-Kigali Pascal Niyonkuru set his new career-high 60 points as former champions APR BBC humiliated struggling Rusizi 139-58 in the Bank of Kigali...

Monday, April 29, 2019, 12:41 AM

Scandinavia players hailed after historic AS Kigali win

Monday AS Kigali 0-3 Scandinavia Radjab Bizumuremyi has hailed his side’s fantastic performance after a 3-0 emphatic victory over AS Kigali in the women’s national football league on Monday. Scandinavia handed the ten-time reigning champions their biggest defeat in eleven years to...

Wednesday, April 24, 2019, 12:39 AM

Mushumba tips his U16 side to dominate Zone V tourney

Charles Mushumba has tipped his Under-16 girls national basketball team to shine at this year’s FIBA Africa Zone V Championship due June 10-15 in Kigali. Mushumba and his assistant coach, Claudette Umugwaneza, started the selection of the team last December with 32 players, and have since...

Thursday, April 18, 2019, 12:00 AM

Rwandan quartet to handle Uganda v Ethiopia match

Rwanda’s four female football referees have been picked to officiate at the second-leg match between Uganda and Ethiopia in the Africa women’s football qualifiers for the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games. The game takes place Saturday at Lugogo Stadium in Kampala. The quartet will be led by...

Saturday, April 6, 2019, 12:11 AM

Women football: She-Amavubi hold DRC in friendly match

Tuesday Rwanda 1-1 DR Congo Rwanda senior women team came from behind to force a draw against DR Congo’s Olympic team in an international friendly match played Tuesday at Umuganda Stadium in Rubavu. Flavine Mawete Musolo came off the bench to put the visitors ahead in the 26th minute...

Wednesday, March 27, 2019, 12:44 PM

The Hoops, APR to meet in Women’s Day tourney final

The Hoops Rwanda will be looking for rare victory over APR when the league sides go head-to-head in the final of the 2019 International Women’s Day basketball tournament on March 10. The second edition of the annual tournament started on March 3 with a series of matches in different...

Thursday, March 7, 2019, 12:00 AM

Basketball: Women’s Day tourney set for March 2-9

The local basketball governing body (Ferwaba) will be organizing the second edition of Women’s Day Tournament this year. The week-long competition is scheduled for March 2-9 in Kigali, Times Sport has learned. Teams will compete under three different sections namely; the top level category...

Wednesday, February 27, 2019, 12:00 AM

Sitting volleyball: Bugesera, Gisagara crowned Heroes Cup winners

Sunday Finals: men Gisagara 3-1 Gasabo Finals: women Bugesera 3-1 Gicumbi Men third position COTTRARU 3-0 Musanze Women third position Gasabo 3-0 Musanze Bugesera sitting volleyball club (women) and Gisagara (men) emerged the winners of the inaugural Heroes Day tournament, which concluded...

Tuesday, January 29, 2019, 12:00 AM

The Hoops beat IPRC-South in Heroes Tournament to go top

Sunday IPRC-Huye -49-62 The Hoops APR 80-72 Ubumwe Saturday The Hoops 64-53 APR Ubumwe 41-48 IPRC-Huye The Hoops Women Basketball club defeated IPRC-Huye 62-49 to claim first place in the ongoing Heroes tournament. After the win, coach Eric Dusabimana told Times Sport that beating  a...

Monday, January 28, 2019, 5:49 PM

Women football: Scandinavia coach vows to win league title

SCANDINAVIA WFC head coach Radjab Bizumuremyi has set her sights on winning the league title this upcoming season after falling just short of the feat last season. The next season gets underway February 10. This will be the Rubavu-based side’s second season in the national league having...

Monday, January 21, 2019, 10:34 PM

AS Kigali sign duo ahead of new season

Rwanda women football league champions AS Kigali have signed the pair of Anne Marie Ibangarye and Gloria Sifa Nibagwire ahead of next season, which starts February 10. Rwanda internationals Anne Marie Ibangarye (a striker) and Gloria Sifa Nibagwire (a midfielder), both formerly of Scandinavia FC,...

Tuesday, January 15, 2019, 12:00 AM

Women V-ball: Newcomers UTB vow to challenge for league title

Sylvester Mbanza, the head coach of newly formed UTB women’s volleyball club, has emphasised that his side are not joining the championship to make numbers but rather to challenge for the title. The 2019 season for the national women’s volleyball league starts on January 19. Mbanza,...

Monday, January 14, 2019, 12:40 AM