FERWAFA clears players on contentious transfers

Rwandan Football Federation, (FERWAFA), has cleared a number of contentious transfers that had been raised by some Azam Rwanda Premier League clubs following the closure of the transfer window on September 9. Young goalkeeper Hategikimana was one of the players whose transfer was under...

Monday, October 5, 2015, 12:00 AM

Gicumbi FC seek to halt AS Kigali's winning streak

Today AS Kigali vs Gicumbi FC - 3:30pmMarines FC vs AS MuhangaSunrise FC vs Etincelles Gicumbi FC coach Emmanuel Ruremesha has vowed to end AS Kigali’s unbeaten run when they visit the table leaders on Sunday on match-day 4 of the Azam Rwanda Premier League at Mumena Stadium. AS Kigali...

Sunday, October 4, 2015, 12:00 AM

Meet Murangwa, the pillar of Rayon Sports V-ball Club

It is said everyone is born with a talent but how long does it take one to realize his own because it’s also true that many never realize their talent and some do it at a late stage. In this issue of Saturday Sport magazine, we profile Rayon Sports VC and Rwanda national team right-attacker,...

Saturday, October 3, 2015, 12:00 AM

Ngomirakiza slams his former club APR

Police FC midfielder Hegman Ngomirakiza has slammed his former club APR for what he called “suppression” of his football potential. The tough remarks follow the recalling of Ngomirakiza to join the national team for the first time since 2011. He is part of the squad preparing for the...

Saturday, October 3, 2015, 12:00 AM

Taekwondo team to compete in Tournoi International de Paris

Rwanda national taekwondo team will, for the first time, compete in the 11th Tournoi International de Paris slated for November 14-15 in the French capital, Paris. Speaking to Times Sport on Tuesday, the Rwanda Taekwondo Federation secretary general, Placide Bagabo, revealed that they received the...

Friday, October 2, 2015, 12:00 AM

SC Kiyovu unhampered by coach's absence

SC Kiyovu’s Azam Rwanda Premier League campaign will stay on course despite the absence head coach Innocent Seninga, who has gone for a two-month training course in Switzerland. Seninga flew to Lausanne on Wednesday evening for Cercile International de sport de lite course organized by the...

Friday, October 2, 2015, 12:00 AM

Sunrise FC to re-appoint Nzungu as head coach

Azam Premier League side Sunrise FC are set to re-appoint their former head coach Thierry Nzungu as the new coach replacing Jimmy Mulisa who has been with the Rwamagana-based club since March this year. The former APR and Amavubi Stars forward, Mulisa, was recently appointed by Rwanda’s...

Wednesday, September 30, 2015, 12:00 AM

Ultimate Frisbee Game comes to Rwanda

World Flying Disc Federation (WFDF) based in Colorado in the United States of America is set to develop the Ultimate Frisbee in Rwanda after the game was last month recognized by the International Olympic (IOC) Committee as an Olympic sport. After gaining recognition, IOC tasked the WFDF to...

Sunday, September 27, 2015, 12:00 AM

AS Kigali keen to maintain fine form

TodayAS Kigali vs Sunrise FC - 3:30pmGicumbi vs MarinesAS Muhanga vs Musanze FC AS Kigali are eager to maintain their fine start to the season when they host Sunrise FC in the Azam Rwanda Premier League this afternoon at Mumena Stadium. Eric Nshimiyimana’s AS Kigali will go into today...

Sunday, September 27, 2015, 12:00 AM

Seninga positive despite Kiyovu's modest start

Saturday SC Kiyovu             vs       Amagaju FC       3:30pm Mukura                vs     ...

Saturday, September 26, 2015, 12:00 AM

Rwanda to host East and Central Africa handball tournament

Rwanda will host the 27th edition of the East and Central Africa Handball Federation (ECAHF) senior club championship slated for December 6-12 in Kigali. The regional championship will attract top clubs from Burundi, Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania, Uganda, DR Congo and South Sudan in both men’...

Friday, September 25, 2015, 12:00 AM

Ultimate Frisbee game introduced in Rwanda

Ultimate Frisbee, a flying disc game that is popular in the United States has been launched in Rwanda by World Flying Disc Federation (WFDF) based in the state of Colorado. Speaking to Times Sport in an interview, Michael Tignor who has been delegated to Rwanda by WFDF as the coach and...

Thursday, September 24, 2015, 12:00 AM

Lack of int'l experience affected us - Habiyambere

Rwanda’s number one tennis player Dieudonne Habiyambere has revealed that failure to participate in international tournaments was behind their unsatisfactory record at the just concluded All Africa Games held in Congo Brazzaville. Four players represented Rwanda in tennis including...

Thursday, September 24, 2015, 12:00 AM

Saint Aloys banned from handball league

Saint Aloys Rwamagana has been disbanded from the National Handball League for one year following their peculiar withdrawal from the league last month. Rwanda Handball Federation (FERWAHAND) secretary general Jean Paul Ngarambe confirmed to Times Sport that the club never officially...

Wednesday, September 23, 2015, 12:00 AM

Marines optimistic ahead of Sunrise encounter

Lt. Col. Bahizi Marines FC are eager to grab their first league win today when they host stubborn Sunrise FC at Tam Tam ground in Rubavu district. After their opening match 2-0 defeat against Rayon Sports at home, Marines are enthusiastic to put up a good fight today to record their first...

Wednesday, September 23, 2015, 12:00 AM

Nshimiyimana targets first league title with AS Kigali

Sunday AS Kigali vs Rwamagana City 3:30pmSunrise vs Musanze FC Marines FC vs Rayon Sports Azam Rwanda Premier League side AS Kigali head coach Eric Nshimiyimana has revealed that his side’s major target in the 2015/16 season is to win the league title. The City of Kigali-sponsored side begins...

Sunday, September 20, 2015, 12:00 AM

Kigali Golf Club team in Entebbe for the Inter -club match

Kigali Golf Club team is in Uganda for the annual inter-club match play competition against their Entebbe Golf Club counterparts slated for today and tomorrow at the par-18 Entebbe golf course. In an interview with Saturday Sport, Kigali Golf Club captain Anthony Olwit revealed that the tournament...

Saturday, September 19, 2015, 12:00 AM

StarTimes lucky winners to watch Bayern vs Stuttgart at Alliaz Arena

Three lucky StarTimes subscribers will fly to Germany to watch a live Bundesliga match between German champions Bayern Munich and VfB Stuttgart on November 6 at the prestigious Alliaz Arena. The all-expense paid for trip courtesy of the StarTimes, is part of a five-year contract that StarTimes...

Friday, September 18, 2015, 12:00 AM

Rayon, Kiyovu in row over two ex-Isonga starlets

Friday Mukura vs Police 3:30pmBugesera vs SC Kiyovu Sunday Marines FC vs Rayon Sports Azam Rwanda Premier League archrivals SC Kiyovu Sport and Rayon Sports are embroiled a bitter row over two former Isonga FC players, with each club claiming to be the rightful owners of the duo going into the...

Friday, September 18, 2015, 12:00 AM

Rwamagana FC in financial crisis as new season looms

Newly promoted Rwamagana FC are set for a rude welcome on their debut in the Azam Rwanda Premier League set to kick off this weekend following reports that the club is struggling to put together a sufficient budget to run their activities. Rwamagana was promoted to the top flight division along...

Thursday, September 17, 2015, 12:00 AM