Gasana fit to lead Rwanda in Fiba Zone V final game

Today Men Somalia       vs      Egypt        2pm Uganda        vs      Kenya       6pm Women Kenya  ...

Saturday, September 27, 2014, 12:00 AM

Eleven disciplines earmarked for All Africa Games

Rwanda will participate in eleven sports disciplines at the 2015 All-Africa Games in Congo Brazzaville.  The development was confirmed by the Executive Director at Rwanda Olympic Committee Martin Koonce in an interview with Times Sport yesterday. He said: “We sat with the Ministry of...

Friday, September 26, 2014, 12:00 AM

Rwanda must beat Uganda to qualify for Afrobasket

Sunday Rwanda vs Uganda Rwanda must beat Uganda in the final game of the Fiba Zone V Championships if they are to qualify for next year’s Afrobasket Championships, which will be held in Tunisia, according to Coach Moise Mutokambali. Kenneth Gasana missed the game against Somalia but is...

Friday, September 26, 2014, 12:00 AM

Rwanda must beat Uganda to qualify for Afrobasket

SundayRwanda vs Uganda RWANDA must beat Uganda in the final game of the Fiba Zone V Championships if they are to qualify for next year’s Afrobasket Championships, which will be held in Tunisia, according to Coach Moise Mutokambali. Mutokambali’s team has recovered from losing the...

Friday, September 26, 2014, 12:00 AM

Rwanda's road to Rio 2016 mapped out

Caf U23 qualifiers First round Rwanda vs Somalia Libya vs MauritaniaGhana vs LiberiaBotswana vs KenyaZimbabwe vs SwazilandGuinea-Bissau vs Sierra Leone Second round Libya/Mauritania vs MaliGhana/Liberia vs Congo Botswana/Kenya vs ZambiaZimbabwe/Swaziland vs South AfricaRwanda/Somalia vs...

Thursday, September 25, 2014, 12:00 AM

Rwanda book second win in Fiba Zone V Qualifiers

Rwanda beat Somalia 85-71 to register her second win on Wednesday evening in the Fiba Zone 5 Basketball Championship.  Rwanda, who defeated Kenya 82-77 on Tuesday, extended their fine recovery following the opening day 63-79 loss to defending champions Egypt, by dismantling the Somalis while...

Thursday, September 25, 2014, 12:00 AM

Cricket legends climb Mt. Kilimanjaro to support Rwanda cricket

Four South Africans, including former Proteas fast bowler Makhaya Ntini have joined other renowned cricketers to trek Mt. Kilimanjaro and play the highest Twenty20 game, at 5785m, in order to raise money for construction of Rwanda cricket stadium. The challenge, known as Mt Kili Madness, came...

Wednesday, September 24, 2014, 12:00 AM

Rwanda overcome resilient Kenya in Zone V Qualifiers

Fiba Zone V tourney Sunday Rwanda 63-79 Egypt Yesterday Kenya 77-82 RwandaUganda 77-85 Egypt Today Rwanda vs. Somalia 18.00 Sept. 28 Rwanda vs. Uganda Wednesday Rwanda vs. Somalia Rwanda Men's basketball team beat Kenya 82-77 to register their first victory in the Fiba Zone V...

Wednesday, September 24, 2014, 12:00 AM

Police FC sign four new players

League side Police Football Club has signed four new players ahead of the start of the 2014/2015 Turbo King National Football League slated to kick-off on October 18. Police FC lost key players such as Jerome Sina, Moussa Mutuyimana, Musa Habimana, Fredrick Ndaka and Peter Kagabo following a...

Wednesday, September 24, 2014, 12:00 AM

Kigali Golf Club loses to Entebbe but retains challenge trophy

Saturday Entebbe               729 nett Kigali                      813 nett *Both Clubs tie 2 all but Kigali wins by 7...

Tuesday, September 23, 2014, 12:00 AM

Amavubi legend Gatete starts coaching career

Former Amavubi forward Jimmy Gatete has started his coaching career in Koblenz, Germany where he is set to take part in a three-week training session, which begins today. The course is equivalent to a German Football Federation (DFB) ‘C’ Coaching License and UEFA B Level. Gatete will...

Monday, September 22, 2014, 12:00 AM

We are ready to fight for Fiba Zone V title - Mutokambali

The national men’s basketball team is in Uganda to fight for the 2014 Fiba/Zone V Championship title. The tournament starts tomorrow and ends on September 28 at the Lugogo Arena, in Kampala. The regional tournament which also acts as 2015 Fiba/Afro-basket and All Africa Games qualifier, is...

Sunday, September 21, 2014, 12:00 AM

Haruna expects Yanga to bounce back this season

Selected fixtures Saturday Azam FC                 vs             Polisi Morogoro Mtibwa Sugar       vs   ...

Saturday, September 20, 2014, 12:00 AM

Kigali Golf club eyes a hat trick over Entebbe

KIGALI Golf Club is in Uganda ready to register a win in the return leg of the annual friendly challenge competition due this morning at the par 71 Entebbe golf course. The 16-man team, led by Kigali Golf Club president Dr. Richard Gakuba, departed for Entebbe on Friday ahead of the tournament....

Saturday, September 20, 2014, 12:00 AM

Caf hands Birori two-year ban

The Confederation of African Football (Caf) has handed a two-year ban to Dady Birori, also known as Etekiama Agiti Tady, for using two different names while playing for Amavubi and his Congolese club AS Vita.  The suspension was confirmed at Caf’s meeting on September 17 in Addis Ababa...

Friday, September 19, 2014, 12:00 AM

Rwanda moves to 93rd in Fifa rankings

For the first time in six years, Rwanda has moved into the top 100 in the monthly Fifa ranking, moving from 101st to 93rd in the latest ranking released yesterday in Zurich, Switzerland.  Stephen Constantine’s men also improved to 26th in Africa, thanks mainly to good performances in...

Friday, September 19, 2014, 12:00 AM

Kigali face Entebbe in 2nd leg golf challenge

Kigali Golf Club is set to face their Entebbe counterparts in the second leg of the annual golf challenge to be played on Saturday in Uganda.  The Kigali Golf Club captain Anthony Olwit confirmed the development to Times Sport yesterday. He said: “We will be playing the second leg...

Thursday, September 18, 2014, 12:00 AM

Habineza urges federations to focus on spotting talent

The Minister of Sports and Culture Joseph Habineza has urged sports federations to focus on empowering grassroots identification so as to have competent sportsmen and women in future.  Sports minister Joseph Habineza. (File) Habineza made the remarks on Tuesday after meeting presidents of...

Thursday, September 18, 2014, 12:00 AM

Brian Lara's charity match raises Rwf44 million for cricket stadium

Over £50,000 (about Rwf44.3m) was raised as a team of cricket stars came together under the leadership of West Indies legend Brian Lara in a charity match played on Monday at the picturesque Wormsley Cricket Ground on the Getty Family Estate in Buckinghamshire. The funds will go to Rwanda...

Thursday, September 18, 2014, 12:00 AM

Rwanda moves to 93rd in Fifa rankings

FOR the first time in six years, Rwanda has made a big stride in the global rankings, moving from 101st to 93rd in the Fifa rankings released today in Zurich, Switzerland. Stephen Constantine's men also improved to 26th in Africa, thanks mainly to impressive performances that saw Amavubi reach the...

Thursday, September 18, 2014, 12:00 AM