Basketball team with new coach in Lagos for FIBA WCup Qualifiers

Window 2 fixtures Group B June 29 Mali Vs Rwanda June 30 Nigeria Vs Rwanda July 1 Rwanda Vs Uganda The national basketball senior team is in Lagos, Nigeria for Window 2 of the 2019 FIBA World Cup – African Qualifiers in which they will be led by a new Serbian coach Vladimir Bosnjak...

Tuesday, June 26, 2018, 10:56 PM

Team Rwanda to race in the second edition of Colorado Classic

For the second year running, the national cycling team (Team Rwanda Cycling) will return to the Colorado Classic race in the United States. The 2.HC UCI race is slated for August 16-19. Same as last year during the inaugural edition, Team Rwanda will be the only African and sole national team at...

Tuesday, June 26, 2018, 10:51 PM

“I wanted to debut Tour de l’Avenir as national champion,” says Munyaneza

RWANDA international Didier Munyaneza has asserted that his stunning victory on Sunday in this year’s national road race championship was largely inspired by the desire to debut at the forthcoming 2018 Tour de l’Avenir as the national champion. The 20-year-old Club Benediction rider...

Tuesday, June 26, 2018, 2:56 AM

Basketball team coach relishes Mozambique friendly ahead of World Cup Qualifiers

Sunday Rwanda 68-81 Mozambique Saturday Rwanda 93-88 Mozambique Maxime Mwiseneza, the senior national basketball team head coach, has relished the opportunity to face Mozambique in a two-legged friendly tie in their final warm-ups ahead of Window 2 of the 2019 FIBA World Cup – African...

Tuesday, June 26, 2018, 1:16 AM

Youngster Munyaneza wins cycling championship

Sunday Road race: Kigali-Kigali Men’s elites & U23: 12 laps – 150km 1. Didier Munyaneza – 3h55’12” 2. Mathieu Twizerane – 3h55’14” 3. Gasore Hategeka – 3h57’12” Juniors’ men: 8 laps – 100km 1. Jean Eric...

Monday, June 25, 2018, 12:14 AM

U18 Girls Team eye memorable debut at FIBA African Champs

The national U18 girls basketball team head coach Charles Mushumba is optimistic that his team can replicate their feat at the just-concluded 2018 FIBA Africa U18 Zone V championships, to shine at the forthcoming FIBA Africa Under-18 Championship for Women. The youth team booked a historic...

Monday, June 25, 2018, 12:00 AM

Tour du Rwanda winner Areruya targets road race title

Today Road Race: Kigali – Kigali 9am Itinerary Amahoro stadium – Kimironko – Kibagabaga hospital – MTN  – RDB – Airtel – Amahoro stadium: 1lap (12.5km) Men’s elites & U23: 12 laps – 150km Juniors’ men: 8 laps – 100km...

Sunday, June 24, 2018, 1:53 AM

Rwanda dominate Zone V to qualify African Champs

The national youth basketball teams, U18 boys and U18 Girls, have qualified for this year’s FIBA Africa U-18 Basketball Championships after dominating the regional qualifiers held at Uwanja wa Taifa Indoor Stadium, in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. The boys’ team won the FIBA Africa Zone V...

Sunday, June 24, 2018, 1:40 AM

Areruya out to prove a point in national championships

Today Individual Time Trial (ITT): Nyamata 10am Itinerary Women: Nyamata-Mbyo-Nyamata 25km Junors’ men: Nyamata-Mbyo-Nyamata 25km Elites & U23 men: Nyamata-Ramiro-Nyamata 41.8km Sunday Road Race: Kigali-Kigali 9am Itinerary Amahoro stadium – Kimironko –...

Saturday, June 23, 2018, 12:44 AM

Basketball team take on Mozambique in final build up for WCup Qualifiers

Today Rwanda Vs Mozambique 6pm Sunday Rwanda Vs Mozambique 4pm The national senior basketball team will today take on Mozambique in the first game of their two scheduled games at Amahoro stadium as part of their final warm-ups for Window 2 of the 2019 FIBA World Cup – African Qualifiers...

Saturday, June 23, 2018, 12:26 AM

Basketball: Rwanda U18 ladies crowned Zone V champions

Thursday Girls Rwanda 42-34 Uganda It might have been expected but it did not come easy, neither doesn’t make it any less special. Rwanda national Under-18 girls’ team are the 2018 FIBA Africa Zone V champions. The youngsters claimed the title of the biennial regional tournament...

Thursday, June 21, 2018, 10:16 PM

FIBA Africa Zone V: Boys into the final, Girls team set to lift the title

Today Girls Uganda vs Rwanda 2pm Boys’ semi-finals Tanzania 24-64 Rwanda Uganda vs Sudan 4pm The national U18 girls’ basketball team are just one game away from lifting this year’s FIBA Africa Zone V Championship taking place in Dar-es-Salama, Tanzania. Charles Mushumba...

Thursday, June 21, 2018, 1:17 PM

Basketball team lines-up friendly against Mozambique ahead of WCup Qualifiers

Saturday Rwanda        Vs           Mozambique 3pm Sunday Rwanda        Vs          Mozambique 3pm Rwanda senior basketball team...

Wednesday, June 20, 2018, 10:41 PM

Basketball: U18 teams maintain winning streak in Zone V Champs

Today Girls Rwanda vs Tanzania 2pm Tuesday Boys Rwanda 76-61 Uganda Girls Rwanda 69-36 Tanzania Rwanda U18 national basketball teams – boys and girls – have continued their unbeaten streak at the ongoing FIBA Africa Zone V Championship taking place at Uwanja wa Taifa indoor...

Wednesday, June 20, 2018, 10:36 AM

FIBA Africa Zone V: U18 boys maintain perfect start as girls get off to a positive note

Tuesday Girls Tanzania vs Rwanda 9am Boys Rwanda vs Uganda 3pm Monday results Girls Rwanda 46-35 Uganda Boys Rwanda 85-45 Tanzania The national U18 basketball teams, boys and girls, have got off to a promising note at the ongoing FIBA Africa Zone V Championship taking place at Uwanja...

Tuesday, June 19, 2018, 11:35 AM

Magnell tips new riders to rise to the occasion to keep Tour du Rwanda title

The national cycling team (Team Rwanda) head coach Sterling Magnell has urged budding riders who will participate in the forthcoming 10th Tour du Rwanda, to step up and rise to the occasion if the country is to keep the title for a fifth time running. Magnell made the remarks in an exclusive...

Monday, June 18, 2018, 11:02 PM

Ngali wins Madaraka Day golf tournament

Juma Ngali returned the best overall score net score of 70 to win the fourth edition of the annual Madaraka Day golf tournament on Saturday at Kigali Golf Club in Nyarutarama. The one-day tournament attracted a total 75 amateur golfers competing in five categories; three categories under men...

Monday, June 18, 2018, 1:45 AM

FIBA Africa Zone V: U18 boys’ team off to a perfect start

Sunday Rwanda 86-44 Sudan The national U18 boys’ basketball team got off to a winning start at the FIBA Africa Zone V Championship on Sunday, thumping Sudan 86-44 in their opening game on Sunday at Taifa Indoor Stadium in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. Youngsters Thierry Nkundwa and Emile...

Monday, June 18, 2018, 1:35 AM

FERWACY confirms dates for the maiden 2.1 Tour du Rwanda

2019 Tour du Rwanda (2.1) February 24-March 3 Effective 2019, Tour du Rwanda will be upgraded from 2.2 to 2.1 category of the International Cycling Union (UCI) Africa Tour, becoming the first race on the continent to get upgraded. It will be the second event on the UCI Africa Tour calendar after...

Saturday, June 16, 2018, 1:49 PM

75 golfers for Madaraka Day tourney

Over 75 amateur golfers from Rwanda and the region are set to take part in the one-day fourth edition of Madaraka Day golf tournament today at Kigali Golf Club. The annual event is organized by Kenyan golfers living and working in Rwanda to celebrate the day Kenya attained internal self-rule in...

Saturday, June 16, 2018, 1:25 AM