Div. 2 league: Interforce FC seek to add on Etoile’s misery

Today Group A La Jeunesse     vs    Hope FC               2:30 UNR FC            vs    Vision FC Sorwathe FC ...

Saturday, December 12, 2015, 12:00 AM

Habiyambere, Ingabire win Nyanza Heritage tennis tourney

Saturday: Finals Men’s singles D. Habiyambere bt O. Havugimana 3-6, 6-4, 6-3 Women’s singles M. Ingabire bt G. Umumararungu 6-2, 6-4 Men’s amateurs’ doubles F. Kamanzi & J. Karanguze bt K. Ntageruka & H. Gatsinzi 6-3, 6-4 Rwanda’s tennis top seeds...

Monday, December 7, 2015, 12:00 AM

Regional handball club tourney starts today in Kigali

The 27th edition of the East and Central Africa Handball Federation (ECAHF) senior club championship starts on Monday through December 12 at Kimisagara youth centre (Maison de Jeune). The one-week regional tournament has attracted 13 top clubs from Kenya, Uganda, DR Congo and hosts Rwanda in both...

Monday, December 7, 2015, 12:00 AM

Sec Academy plot to halt Etoile de l'Est's run

Saturday Group A Vision JN vs UNR FC 2:30pmIntare FC vs Gitikinyoni Esperance vs Sorwathe FCUnity FC vs La Jeunesse FC 3:30pm Group B Sec Academy vs Etoile de l’ Est 2:30pmMiroplast FC vs Kirehe FCNyagatare FC vs Aspor FCInterforce FC vs Heroes FC 3:30pm Sunday fixtures Group A Gasabo...

Saturday, December 5, 2015, 12:00 AM

'Inyanza twataramye' Cultural and Sports festival starts today

The second edition of the annual ‘Inyanza twataramye’ Cultural and Sports festival starts on Friday and ends on Saturday in Rwanda’s cultural hub Nyanza District. The two- day event, set to attract hundreds of people from all over the country, is themed “Taking culture to...

Friday, December 4, 2015, 12:00 AM

APR handball club eye ECAHF championship title

National handball league side APR has vowed to record a historic debut and claim this year’s East and Central Africa Handball Federation (ECAHF) championship title that starst on December 6 and run until 12 in Kigali. The regional tournament is set to attract over 10 clubs from Kenya, Uganda...

Thursday, December 3, 2015, 12:00 AM

We lacked international experience, says taekwondo team coach

Rwanda national taekwondo team head coach, Allan Irene Bagire has said lack of international experience cost the team as it failed to clinch any medal at the just concluded Morocco International Open in Agadir. Aline Ndacyayisenga came closest to winning a medal for Rwanda. (File) The team of...

Thursday, December 3, 2015, 12:00 AM

Habimana vows to revive Sunrise FC

Sosthène Habimana has vowed to make Sunrise Football Club a permanent fixture in the Azam Rwanda Premier League. The former Rayon Sports assistant coach made the pledge days after penning a one-year contract with the Rwamagana-based club until the end of the 2015-16 season. Speaking to...

Wednesday, December 2, 2015, 12:00 AM

La Jeunesse coach calls for consistency after huge win

Sunday Group A La Jeunesse           4-1        Intare FC Hope FC                   3-0        Unity...

Tuesday, December 1, 2015, 12:00 AM

Rwandans again suffer early exit in ITF EA Junior circuit, KEN 2

All six Rwandan junior tennis team (three boys and three girls), have again suffered early exit in the second leg (KEN 2) of the ITF/ East African Junior circuits for players aged 18 & under currently taking place in Nairobi, Kenya.  In the boys’ singles, Fabrice Tuyishime was the...

Sunday, November 29, 2015, 12:00 AM

Div 2 league: Interforce FC seek to keep winning run

Today  Group A Vision FC vs Gasabo Utd 30:30pm Group B Kirehe FC vs Rugende TC 2:30pmSec Academy vs Interforce 3:30 Sunday Group A Hope FC vs Unity FC 2:30pm La Jeunesse vs Intare FC UNR FC vs Esperance Gitikinyoni FC vs Sorwathe FCUnited Stars vs Vision JN Group B Etoile de l...

Saturday, November 28, 2015, 12:00 AM

Taekwondo team begins quest for medals at Morocco International Open

Rwanda national team taekwondo begin their bid for medals at the Morocco International Taekwondo Open which starts on Saturday through November 28 in the Moroccan coastal city of Agadir. The team of four players, two men and two women, has been in Agadir for the past five days following their two-...

Saturday, November 28, 2015, 12:00 AM

Police handball club begin preps for ECAHF Championship

National handball league champions, Police have started preparations for the 27th edition of the East and Central Africa Handball Federation (ECAHF) Senior Club Championship slated for December 6-12 in Kigali. Sgt. Albert Sibomana’s side on Sunday won the beach handball title for the third...

Thursday, November 26, 2015, 12:00 AM

Police claim inaugural beach handball tourney

Champions Police handball club and Rubavu-based side Vision Jeunesse Nouvelle clinched the inaugural beach handball titles in the men and women categories, respectively, over the weekend in Rubavu. Police retained the title to after downing Vision Jeunesse Nouvelle 2-0 in the men’s...

Wednesday, November 25, 2015, 12:00 AM

Rwandans suffer early exit in ITF EA Junior circuit, KEN 1

Boys singles selected results: Finals S. Makhlouf (Egy) bt R. Cope (GBR) 6-3, 6-3 Quarterfinals K. Cheruiyot (Ken) bt E. Habiyambere (Rwa) 6-4, 6-2 Second round E. Habiyambere (Rwa) bt H. Irfan-ul-haq (Pak) 6-3, 6-2A. Fernando (Ang) bt E. Niyigena (Rwa) 6-4, 6-2 Girls singles selected...

Monday, November 23, 2015, 12:00 AM

Taekwondo team leaves Paris, heads to Agadir

Rwanda national taekwondo team jets off to Moroccan coastal city of Agadir to participate in the Morocco International Taekwondo Open scheduled for November 27-29. The team has been Paris where they held a seven-day training camp alongside their French national team counterparts. The team of four...

Sunday, November 22, 2015, 12:00 AM

Dr. Mutasim elected new CECAFA president

Sudanese Football Association president Dr. Jaffar Mutasim has been elected the new president of the Council for East and Central Africa Football Associations (CECAFA), taking over from Tanzanian Leodegar Tenga, who stepped down after two terms of four years. The elections were held on Friday at...

Sunday, November 22, 2015, 12:00 AM

Beach handball tourney starts in Rubavu

The 9th edition of the national beach handball tournament starts on Saturday in Rubavu district, at the shores of Lake Kivu with a total of over 20 teams expected to compete in the annual event from November 21-22. The Rwanda Handball Federation secretary general, Jean Paul Ngarambe...

Saturday, November 21, 2015, 12:00 AM

CAF picks referee Munyemana for AFCON U-23 finals

The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has picked Rwandan FIFA/CAF referee Hudu Munyemana among officials who will handle the U-23 Africa Cup of Nation finals slated for November 28-Dember 12 in Senegal. The 41-old Munyemana is among 10 referees and 13 assistant referees selected to officiate...

Thursday, November 19, 2015, 12:00 AM

INATEK duo clinches beach volleyball title

Nationalvolleyball league champions Institute of Agriculture Technology and Education of Kibugo (INATEK) pair of Patrick Kavalo and Olivier Ntagengwa won this year’s beach volleyball tournament on November 14-15 in Rubavu District. The annual tournament, organised by Rwanda Volleyball...

Wednesday, November 18, 2015, 12:00 AM