Women Football League: Kamonyi lose ground in draw

Today Bugesera vs AS Kigali 2pm Saturday Kamonyi 1-1 Les LionnesGolden Generation 0-0 GakenkeNyagatare 0-11 Rambura Women football league title hopefuls Kamonyi FC had their pursuit for this year’s glory halted after sharing spoils in a 1-1 draw with Huye-based Les Lioness FC on Saturday...

Monday, April 18, 2016, 12:00 AM

Junior tennis team in Kenya for ITF/CAT EA Circuit

The national junior tennis team is in Kenya for this year’s ITF/CAF 14 & under East African Junior Circuit that will start today and runs until April 23 at the Nairobi tennis club. The team composed of six players; three boys and three girls, has been in rigorous training for the past...

Sunday, April 17, 2016, 12:00 AM

Beach Volleyball team a win away from Rio Olympics qualification

YesterdayRwanda 2-0 Mauritius Today: FinalRwanda vs Egypt/Nigeria Rwanda national women beach volleyball team is just one win away from booking a ticket to the 2016 Rio Olympic Games slated for September 5-21 in Brazil. Coach Christopher Mudahinyuka’s team qualified for the final of the...

Sunday, April 17, 2016, 12:00 AM

Kamonyi aim to close gap on table leaders

TodayKamonyi vs Les Lionnes 2pmNyagatare vs RamburaGolden Generation vs Gakenke MondayBugesera vs AS Kigali 2pm Women national league title hopefuls Kamonyi FC will host Les Lionnes today seeking to close the gap at the top of the league table, and keep pressure on leaders, AS Kigali. The...

Saturday, April 16, 2016, 12:00 AM

Tennis: Habiyambere ranked No. 1 in Rwanda

Top five Men 1.   Ernest Habiyambere2.   Olivier Havugimana3.   Dieudonne Habiyambere4.   Mathieu Uwizeyimana5.   Hamis Gatete Women 1. Megane Ingabire2. Gisele Umumararungu 3. Chantal Mutuyimana4. Olive Tuyisenge5....

Friday, April 15, 2016, 12:00 AM

Sunrise FC signs one, releases three ahead of second round

National football league side Sunrise FC have acquired the services of former Rayon Sport starlet Kevin Ishimwe after releasing  three players ahead of the second phase of the campaign that gets underway this weekend. The 20-year-old signed a two-year contract this week with the Rwamagana-...

Thursday, April 14, 2016, 12:00 AM

AS Kigali still in league title race, says Sugira

Friday SC Kiyovu vs Bugesera FCEspoir vs AS MuhangaAPR FC vs Etincelles Amagaju FC vs Gicumbi FC Sunday Police FC vs Mukura VSRwamagana City vs AS KigaliMusanze FC vs Sunrise FCRayon Sports vs Marines FC AS Kigali striker Ernest Sugira believes his side is still in the national league title...

Thursday, April 14, 2016, 12:00 AM

Duo to train in Kenya ahead of Rio Olympics

Rwanda’s international long distance runners Jean Baptiste Simukeka and Claudette Mukasakindi will next week travel to the Kenyan town of Iten for their final training phase ahead of the 2016 Rio Olympics Games, scheduled for August 5-12 in Brazil. The two were the first Rwandan...

Thursday, April 14, 2016, 12:00 AM

Police handball coach calls for better competition

Police Handball Club coach Antoine Ntabanganyimana has made an appeal to the local handball governing body to push for improved performance of local clubs at regional and continental level. Ntabanganyimana made the remarks recently as his team maintained their two-year unbeaten run in the local...

Monday, April 11, 2016, 12:00 AM

France-based Mazimpaka to compete in Caen Marathon

Rwanda’s France-based long distance runner Eric Mazimpaka will debut in this year’s 29th edition of Caen Marathon de la Liberte slated for June 12 in France’s northwestern city of Caen. Mazimpaka competing in half marathon de Marvejols-Mende in 2011. (Internet photo) The 33-year-old Mazimpaka...

Sunday, April 10, 2016, 12:00 AM

Handball memorial tourney to attract more regional teams

This year’s Genocide memorial handball tournament, scheduled for June 4-5, is expected to attract teams from eight regional countries, according to the organizers, Rwanda Handball Federation. FERWAHAND secretary-general Jean Paul Ngarambe said they already sent out invitations to clubs...

Saturday, April 9, 2016, 12:00 AM

Meet Hakizimana, Amavubi's new kid on the block

The history of soccer is littered with stories of incredible young players who, for whatever reason, never reached their full potential. In many cases, media hype and enormous pressure are just too much for some teenagers to handle. However, according to Edson Arantes Nascimento, best known as...

Saturday, April 9, 2016, 12:00 AM

Nyagatare faces expulsion from women football league

Nyagatare Women Football club may be suspended from the Women Football league after missing two league games without an explanation. The club has been served the last warning, which means that if it doesn’t turn up for their next game, it will be the end of the road for the club. The...

Thursday, April 7, 2016, 12:00 AM

Duo jet off for Korea Pyongyang Marathon

Rwanda’s Freddy Twahirwa and Felix Ntirenganya yesterday departed for North Korea aboard Ethiopian airways to take part in this year’s Pyongyang Marathon, also known as Mangyongdae Prize International Marathon scheduled for April 10. Rwanda Athletics Federation (RAF) secretary...

Thursday, April 7, 2016, 12:00 AM

Junior Tennis team set for ITF/CAT EA Junior Circuit

The National Junior Tennis team began intensive preparations on Monday ahead of this year’s ITF/ CAT 14 & under East African Junior Circuits scheduled for April 17-23 at Nairobi tennis club, Kenya. The team comprises of six players, including three boys and three girls....

Wednesday, April 6, 2016, 12:00 AM

Women Football League: AS Kigali keen to build on perfect start

Sunday AS Kigali 1-0 Kamonyi Saturday Bugesera 1-0 GakenkeRambura 2-0 Golden Generation After registering a hard fought 1-0 win against archrivals Kamonyi in the National Women League on Sunday, AS Kigali head coach Grace Nyinawumuntu has urged her side to build on their perfect start and...

Tuesday, April 5, 2016, 12:00 AM

Police open three-point lead at top of handball league

Sunday UR-CE 25-23 Nyakabanda Saturday UR-CASS 28-60 Police Handball league defending champions Police extended their lead at the top of the league table to three points after overwhelming University of Rwanda’s College of Arts and Social Sciences (CASS) on Saturday in Huye. The four-...

Monday, April 4, 2016, 12:00 AM

Beach volleyball team gears up for final Olympic Games qualifiers

The national women beach volley ball team has begun a two-week training camp in Rubavu District ahead of the 2016 Rio Olympic Games qualifiers third round scheduled for April 13-18 in Abuja, Nigeria. The provisional squad of six players is camping at Mostej Hotel on the shores of Lake Kivu while...

Saturday, April 2, 2016, 12:00 AM

Police aim to extend lead in handball league

TodayUR-CASS vs Police 10am SundayUR-CE vs Nyakabanda 10am Handball league defending champions Police will be eager to extend their lead at the top of the league table when they take on University of Rwanda’s College of Arts and Social Sciences today in Huye. A win would see Antoine...

Saturday, April 2, 2016, 12:00 AM

AS Kigali, Kamonyi lock horns in women league

TodayInyemera vs Nyagatare 2pmRambura vs Golden GenerationGakenke vs Bugesera SundayAS Kigali vs Kamonyi 1pm Rwanda women national football league archrivals AS Kigali and Kamonyi will face-off in the first round clash on Sunday at the Kigali Regional Stadium in Nyamirambo with each side vowing...

Saturday, April 2, 2016, 12:00 AM