Fitidis, Nzamwita set for Kenya Safari Rally

VETERAN rally driver Christakis Fitidis will represent Rwanda in the 62nd KCB Safari Rally which is also the seventh round on the FIA-Africa Rally Championship calendar. Fitidis is navigated by Eric Nzamwita. The event scheduled for September 12-14, has attracted 62 drivers including debutant Gary...

Thursday, September 4, 2014, 12:00 AM

Fitidis, Nzamwita set for Kenya Safari Rally

VETERAN rally driver Christakis Fitidis will represent Rwanda in the 62nd KCB Safari Rally which is also the seventh round on the FIA-Africa Rally Championship calendar. Fitidis is navigated by Eric Nzamwita. Christakis Fitidis will represent Rwanda in the 62nd KCB Safari Rally. (File photo...

Wednesday, September 3, 2014, 12:00 AM

Pros eye Uganda Golf Open title

RWANDA’S PROFESSIONAL golfers Emmanuel Ruterana and Ernest Ndayisenga start their quest for honours at the prestigious Tusker Malt Uganda Golf Open championship which tees off today at the 71 Kitante course at the Uganda Golf Club.  Ruterana and Ndayisenga are Rwanda’s...

Tuesday, September 2, 2014, 12:00 AM

Legends Lara, Strauss to feature in charity game for Rwanda cricket

A TEAM of cricketing stars, including celebrated former West Indian international Brian Lara, will take part in a charity cricket match on September 14 aimed at helping raise funds for the Rwanda Cricket Stadium Foundation (RCSF).  Lara, one of the greatest batsmen the game has ever seen,...

Tuesday, September 2, 2014, 12:00 AM

Pros eye Uganda Golf Open title

RWANDA’S PROFESSIONAL golfers Emmanuel Ruterana and Ernest Ndayisenga start their quest for honours at the prestigious Tusker Malt Uganda Golf Open championship which tees off today at the 71 Kitante course at the Uganda Golf Club.  Ruterana and Ndayisenga are Rwanda’s...

Tuesday, September 2, 2014, 12:00 AM

Legends Lara, Strauss to feature in charity game for Rwanda cricket

A TEAM of cricketing stars, including celebrated former West Indian international Brian Lara, will take part in a charity cricket match on September 14 aimed at helping raise funds for the Rwanda Cricket Stadium Foundation (RCSF).  Lara, one of the greatest batsmen the game has ever seen,...

Tuesday, September 2, 2014, 12:00 AM

Musonye named on 2017 Afcon bid committee

Nicholas Musonye, the Secretary General for the Council for East and Central Africa Football Association (Cecafa), has been named on a three-member team to spearhead East Africa’s joint bid for the 2017 African Nations Cup (Afcon) finals. Caf called for fresh bids to host the continental...

Tuesday, September 2, 2014, 12:00 AM

Musonye named on 2017 Afcon bid committee

Nicholas Musonye, the Secretary General for the Council for East and Central Africa Football Association (Cecafa), has been named on a three-member team to spearhead East Africa’s joint bid for the 2017 African Nations Cup (Afcon) finals. Caf called for fresh bids to host the continental...

Tuesday, September 2, 2014, 12:00 AM

Rwanda clinches bronze in regional Golf Challenge

Day 1: Kenya (6.5), Uganda (5.5), Tanzania (4), Rwanda (4), Burundi (2) Day 2: Uganda (3.5), Rwanda (3), Kenya (2.5), Ethiopia (2), Tanzania (1), Burundi (2) Day 3: Uganda (6.5), Kenya (5.5), Rwanda (4.5), Tanzania (3), Burundi (2) and Ethiopia (2)  Final Team Standings: 1. Uganda 18.5...

Monday, September 1, 2014, 12:00 AM

Kenya dominates EAC Military Games

Kenya emerged overall winners of the 8th edition of the East African Community (EAC) Military Games which climaxed over the weekend in Zanzibar. Rwanda’s best performance was in men’s cross-country race where Felician Muhitira clinched a bronze medal and Gilbert Mutayimana was voted...

Monday, September 1, 2014, 12:00 AM

Kenya dominates EAC Military Games

Kenya emerged overall winners of the 8th edition of the East African Community (EAC) Military Games which climaxed over the weekend in Zanzibar. Rwanda’s best performance was in men’s cross-country race where Felician Muhitira clinched a bronze medal and Gilbert Mutayimana was voted...

Monday, September 1, 2014, 12:00 AM

Constantine shifts focus to Chan preps

AMAVUBI Stars head coach Stephen Constantine is not having sleepless nights despite the Confederation of African Football’s decision to ban Rwanda from the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations-Morocco. With 2015 Afcon finals out of question, Constantine says he will proceed with preparations for the...

Monday, September 1, 2014, 12:00 AM

Rwanda clinches bronze in regional Golf Challenge

Day 1: Kenya (6.5), Uganda (5.5), Tanzania (4), Rwanda (4), Burundi (2) Day 2: Uganda (3.5), Rwanda (3), Kenya (2.5), Ethiopia (2), Tanzania (1), Burundi (2) Day 3: Uganda (6.5), Kenya (5.5), Rwanda (4.5), Tanzania (3), Burundi (2) and Ethiopia (2)  Final Team Standings: 1....

Monday, September 1, 2014, 12:00 AM

Constantine shifts focus to Chan preps

AMAVUBI Stars head coach Stephen Constantine is not having sleepless nights despite the Confederation of African Football’s decision to ban Rwanda from the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations-Morocco. With 2015 Afcon finals out of question, Constantine says he will proceed with preparations for the...

Monday, September 1, 2014, 12:00 AM

Sina not for sale, insists Police FC

POLICE Football Club officials have again told rivals Rayon Sports that striker Jerome Sina is not for sale at any price.  The club spokesperson CIP Jean de Dieu Mayira told Sunday Sport that Sina is still contracted with the Cops side after signing a two-year deal in January and will stay at...

Saturday, August 30, 2014, 12:00 AM

NPC shift focus to Rio Games preparations

THE National Paralympic Committee (NPC) is set to start early preparations to ensure that Rwanda qualifies for the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The development comes after Gisagara and Nyarugenge sitting volleyball clubs won the East and Central Africa sitting volleyball club...

Friday, August 29, 2014, 12:00 AM

Kenya FA roots for joint EAC bid for 2017 Afcon

THE 2017 Africa Cup of Nations could be held jointly by the East African Community member states if a proposal by Football Kenya Federation (FKF) comes to pass. Following the withdrawal of Libya, FKF has proposed a plan for a joint bid with its East African neighbours to host the bi-annual...

Thursday, August 28, 2014, 12:00 AM

Rwanda backs EAC bid to host Afcon 2017

THE Ministry of Sports and Culture is set to consult with other stakeholders to ascertain if Rwanda can have a joint bid with Kenya and Tanzania to host the 2017 Africa Nations Cup finals. Minister Joseph Habineza told Times Sport yesterday, “ I will have to discuss with stakeholders to see...

Thursday, August 28, 2014, 12:00 AM

Archery federation gets 'Olympic level' equipment

RWANDA Archery federation has been boosted with equipment worth US$5000 (about Rwf3.5m) from Axiom Networks to enable them prepare for future competitions. The Olympic level archery equipment was handed to the president of Rwanda Archery and Shooting Sports Federation, Richard Muhumuza by the...

Wednesday, August 27, 2014, 12:00 AM

No medal for Rwanda at Nanjing Olympic Games

It’s official. Rwanda will not win a medal at the 2014 Youth Olympic Games due to climax on Thursday in Nanjing, China after all hopes ended at the weekend. Runners James Sugira and Venantie Mukandayisenga attempted to make a push for a medal in 1500m finals over the weekend in vain. ...

Wednesday, August 27, 2014, 12:00 AM