Tibingana close to joining Malawian Big Bullets FC

Former APR right-winger Charles Tibingana is on the blink of joining Malawi’s most successful and supported Club, Big Bullets FC on an initial one-year contract, the player has confirmed to Times Sport.  The Uganda-born Rwandan international, who has been training with the Malawi TNM...

Thursday, September 17, 2015, 12:00 AM

APR win to boost H-ball league title hopes

Weekend results APR                         35-18     GS Rambura ES Kigoma             31-31    ...

Tuesday, September 15, 2015, 12:00 AM

Etincelles sign four players ahead of league start

‘Newly promoted’ Etincelles FC have signed four new players in a bid to strengthen their squad ahead of the start of the 2015/16 Azam Rwanda Premier League on September 18. The four new signings include former SC Kiyovu left-back Fiston Nyarugeta, who signed a one-year contract, right-...

Sunday, September 13, 2015, 12:00 AM

APR women basketball club to play warm-up games in Bukavu

APR women basketball club are set to travel to Bukavu in the Democratic Republic of Congo where they will play a couple of friendly games ahead of the forthcoming FIBA Africa Zone 5 Club Championship scheduled for October 4-11 in Kigali. According to head coach Charles Mbazumutima, the reigning...

Sunday, September 13, 2015, 12:00 AM

APR resume title chase after winning EAC military games title

Saturday Inyeramihigo    vs       ES Kigoma            10am GS Rambura      vs       APR            ...

Saturday, September 12, 2015, 12:00 AM

Nsabimana moves to AS Kigali

AS Kigali has completed the signing of former APR central midfielder Eric ‘Zidane’ Nsabimana on a free transfer in a one-year deal until the end of the 2015/16 season, the Kigali based club confirmed yesterday. Speaking to Times Sport in an interview, AS Kigali head coach Eric...

Thursday, September 10, 2015, 12:00 AM

Rwanda pulls out of KCB PRO-AM tour finals

Rwanda golf team have withdrawn from this year’s  Kenya Commercial Bank (KCB) Pro-Am tour finals slated for September 9-12 at Windy par 71 Nyali Golf Club in Mombasa, Kenya. Rwanda has been competing in the regional tournament for the past nine years since its inauguration in 2006....

Tuesday, September 8, 2015, 12:00 AM

Taekwondo team keen to retain Ambassador's Cup

Rwanda Taekwondo team are bidding to successfully defend their Korea Ambassador’s Cup title for the third successive year when the 2015 edition gets underway on Friday. The competition, to take place at Petit Stade in Remera, will end on Saturday. The competition was launched in 2013 by...

Thursday, August 27, 2015, 12:00 AM

Mukura Victory Sports complete double Swoop

After a seemingly very quiet transfer market earlier in the window, Mukura Victory Sports have completed a double swoop of Yussuf Habimana and Innocent Twagirayezu from SC Kiyovu Sports and Police FC, respectively. The two players joined the Huye-based National Football League side on free...

Monday, August 24, 2015, 12:00 AM

Habiyambere dreams of winning All African Games medal

Rwanda’s tennis top seed Dieudonne Habiyambere hopes he can put on a good showing at the upcoming All African Games set for September 4-19 in Congo-Brazzaville. Rwanda will be represented by four players including, Habiyambere and second seed Olivier Havugima in the men’s category as...

Monday, August 24, 2015, 12:00 AM

Rayon sign Ugandan striker Kasirye

Rayon Sports have confirmed the signing of Ugandan Davis Kasirye on a free transfer and the youngster has penned a three-year contract, according to the club Secretary General Olivier Gakwaya. Twenty-year Kasirye is formerly with Ugandan Super League side Uganda Revenue Authority (URA) and has...

Saturday, August 22, 2015, 12:00 AM

Seninga eager to revive SC Kiyovu fortunes

Moments after his appointment as the head coach of national league side SC Kiyovu Sport on a one-year contract, Innocent Seninga has vowed to restore the club’s reputation as a big force in Rwandan domestic football. Mumena-based Kiyovu finished on 9th position last season with 32 points in...

Saturday, August 22, 2015, 12:00 AM

Construction of Rwf4b FERWAFA hotel starts

Ground-breaking work for the construction of the proposed four-star FERWAFA hotel started on Monday at the premises formerly occupied by Rwanda Police adjacent to the Rwanda Football Association (FERWAFA) headquarters in Remera. The 120-room hotel is part of the FIFA Goal project development...

Thursday, August 20, 2015, 12:00 AM

Rwanda vow to defeat Tanzania in EAC Military Games

Today fixtures Rwanda vs Tanzania Cross Country Championship Rwanda military basketball team has vowed to defeat Tanzania in today’s match set to be played at the Lugogo Indoor Arena in Kampala. Rwanda defeated the hosts Uganda 54-52 with Aristide Mugabe scoring 12 points to guide his...

Wednesday, August 19, 2015, 12:00 AM

Rwanda to host Zone Five Karate Championships

Rwanda will host the ninth edition of the Zone Five Karate championship in Kigali. The regional tournament was scheduled to held from August 22-23 but has been postponed until after the All Africa Games slated for September 4-19 in Congo Brazzaville. According to Rwanda Karate Federation (...

Wednesday, August 19, 2015, 12:00 AM

Golf team to compete in continental championship

Rwanda has confirmed its participation in this year’s Africa Amateur Men’s Golf Team Championship (AAGTC) which will be held in Kenya at Limuru Country Club from October 15-18. According to the Rwanda Golf Union secretary general, Dr. Davis Kashaka, it is going to be the first time...

Tuesday, August 18, 2015, 12:00 AM

Rwanda Golf Union building new luxury country club

Rwanda Golf Union is currently undertaking renovation works on the 18-hole Kigali Golf Club course in Nyarutarama, which includes construction of a new luxury golf country club. In a recent interview with Times Sport, the Rwanda Golf Union secretary general Dr Davis Kashaka Karegeya revealed that...

Monday, August 17, 2015, 12:00 AM

CAF officials to fly in for second inspection

Officials from the Confederation of African Football (CAF) are expected in the country for the second inspection visit from August 23-28 to assess the progress in preparations for the 2016 African Nations Championship (CHAN), slated for January 16 to February 7. Among the priority areas the team...

Monday, August 17, 2015, 12:00 AM

Kiyovu sack coach Amamba after three days on the job

SC Kiyovu have sacked newly appointed Nigerian coach, Samuel Amamba, just three days after his appointment to the job for failing to produce valid documents. Samuel Amamba. Speaking to Sunday Sport yesterday, Kiyovu’s Secretary General, Elie Manirarora, revealed that the Club had terminated...

Sunday, August 16, 2015, 12:00 AM

Tracing Mulisa's rise to an iconic footballer

As the old adage goes, You can’t serve two masters at a go. And indeed this was a case with former Amavubi star Jimmy Mulisa as he had to choose between chasing his football dream and academics. But he managed to balance the two-and excelled in both sports and academics. Raised in Uganda, the...

Saturday, August 15, 2015, 12:00 AM