Rayon Sports sign Kasereka

Rayon Sports have completed the signing of midfielder Fabrice Kasereka also known as Moussa Mutuyimana on a two-year contract until the end of 2016/17 season, the Nyanza-based club confirmed on Friday. The Club secretary general, Olivier Gakwaya, confirmed to Saturday Sport that the DR Congo-born...

Saturday, August 15, 2015, 12:00 AM

RDF team depart for EAC Military Games

Rwanda’s delegation to this year’s 9th East African Community (EAC) Military Games due to be held in Uganda, departs today by road ahead of the games scheduled for August 16-27 in Kampala, Mukono and Jinja. The two-week event is expected to be launched by Ugandan President and the...

Friday, August 14, 2015, 12:00 AM

Bugesera sign goalie Bikorimana from Rayon

Newly promoted Bugesera FC have completed the signing of former Rayon Sports goalkeeper, Gerald Bikorimana on a free transfer two-year contract until end of the 2016/17 season. Gerald Bikorimana. Speaking to Times Sport yesterday, Bikorimana confirmed the move that will earn him Rwf2.5m and...

Friday, August 14, 2015, 12:00 AM

EA Golf Challenge and Rwanda Open postponed

Rwanda Golf Union has postponed this year’s Rwanda Open and the East Africa Golf Challenge from August and September respectively to November, according to the Union’s Secretary General Dr. Davis Kashaka Karegeya. Originally, the Rwanda Open was scheduled for August 25-29, while the...

Thursday, August 13, 2015, 12:00 AM

Musanze FC signs Nigerian striker from Gor Mahia

National Football League side Musanze FC have signed Nigerian striker Abbey Natty from Gor Mahia on a one-year contract, the Club’s secretary general Moussa Masumbuku has confirmed. Abbey Natty. The 21-year-old joins Musanze from Kenyan league champions having also played for Western Stima FC...

Thursday, August 13, 2015, 12:00 AM

Amamba is new Kiyovu Sport head coach

Sports Club Kiyovu has appointed former KCCA head coach Samuel Amamba as the new head coach on a one-year contract. In an interview with Times Sport, club secretary general, Elie Manirarora disclosed that they have given him a task to win one of the major trophies including the National League...

Wednesday, August 12, 2015, 12:00 AM

Harerimana stuns top seed Habiyambere

Quarter finals (Today) Men’s Singles M. Harerimana vs E. Habiyambere E. Bimenyimana vs H. Gatete Women’s Singles M. Ingabire vs O. Tuyishime I. Mwamini vs P. Cyiza F. Kayitesi vs G. Umumararungu Second round (Tuesday) Men E. Habiyambere bt D. Uwimana 6-1, 6-2 M. Harerimana bt...

Wednesday, August 12, 2015, 12:00 AM

Gicumbi FC target top four in league

National Football League side Gicumbi FC are targeting a top four finish in the 2015/16 campaign following their 6th-place finish, the highest in the club’s history last season. According to Gicumbi head coach, Emmanuel Ruremesha, their main target for the upcoming season is to pick up from...

Tuesday, August 11, 2015, 12:00 AM

Isonga FC to register new players from ARS III edition

After relegated from the first division league at the end of last season, Isonga FC will commence its annual programs of registering new players on Tuesday at Rwanda football Federation (FERWAFA) grounds mostly from the just concluded Airtel Rising Stars (ARS) III edition.  In an interview...

Monday, August 10, 2015, 12:00 AM

St. Aloys pulls out of handball league

TodayGicumbi vs Inyeramihigo Rwamagana-based Groupe Scolaire St Aloys have pulled out of the handball league to prepare for the forthcoming Federation of East African Secondary Schools Association (FEASSA) Games slated for August 14-24 in Huye District. According to the school director, Fr. Aloys...

Sunday, August 9, 2015, 12:00 AM

APR still in H-ball league title race, insists coach Bagirishya

Wednesday APR 41-24 InyeramihigoGS St. Aloys 28-13 Nyakabanda APR Handball Club coach Anaclet Bagirishya believes his team is still very much in the title race despite lagging three points behind leaders Police with five rounds of matches still to play. The 2011 league champions kept pressure on...

Friday, August 7, 2015, 12:00 AM

Rayon lose Usengimana to APR

It may have been one of the most tightly kept secrets in world football in recent days but, ultimately, reigning league champions APR FC have confirmed the signing of Amavubi Stars central defender Faustin Usengimana from archrivals Rayon Sports. Like most of the other players that have left Rayon...

Friday, August 7, 2015, 12:00 AM

Local ref attends 'Young Talent' referees course in Cairo

Rwanda’s international assistant referee Zephanie Niyonkuru is currently attending a ‘Young Talent Referees’ course that’s being conducted by the Confederation of Africa Football (CAF) in Cairo, Egypt. It started on August 3 and will run until August 9. Zephanie Niyonkuru. Niyonkuru is among...

Thursday, August 6, 2015, 12:00 AM

Amagaju FC target 40-point mark next season

National Football League side Amagaju FC will go into the 2015/16 campaign seeking to improve on their 8th place finish from last season. They finished the season with 32 points and have now set a target of 40 points for next season, according to head coach Abdu ‘Beken’ Bizimana....

Thursday, August 6, 2015, 12:00 AM

National pool tourney launched

East African Youth Development Agency (EAYDA) has launched a national Pool tournament for the first time in Rwanda. The tournament will get underway on August 7 and runs through August 10 at Charcoal bar and restaurant in Remera. In an interview with Times sport, the event coordinator and...

Wednesday, August 5, 2015, 12:00 AM

APR face Inyemeramihigo in H-ball league game

Today APR vs Inyemeramihigo 11amNyakabanda vs GS St. Aloys 4pm The National Handball League resumes today when APR take on College Inyemeramihigo at Stella Marris ground in Rubavu and Nyakabanda will be up against Goupe Scolaire St. Aloys in Rwamagana. Initially, second-placed APR and...

Wednesday, August 5, 2015, 12:00 AM

AS Kigali sign Tibingana on two-year contract

Association Sportive de Kigali (AS Kigali FC) have signed winger Charles Tibingana from league champions APR on a two-year contract for an undisclosed fee. Speaking to Times Sport yesterday, AS Kigali head coach Eric Nshimiyimana confirmed the signing of the Rwanda international as well...

Wednesday, August 5, 2015, 12:00 AM

Kigali Golf Club set to re-open

Kigali Golf Club has reached an agreement with Rwanda Revenue Authority (RRA) to pay only Rwf70m of the tax arrears following its closure on July 21 over unpaid taxes that had accumulated to Rwf200m.  The Golf Club was closed after a tax audit exercise by RRA revealed that a total of Rwf200...

Tuesday, August 4, 2015, 12:00 AM

Sports federations sign performance contracts

The Minister for Sports and Culture has signed performance contracts with local sports federations. The function was held behind closed doors at the ministry headquarters at Amahoro stadium, Remera. Speaking to the media after the meeting, Minister Julienne Uwacu disclosed that performance...

Tuesday, August 4, 2015, 12:00 AM

Bizimungu appointed as Bugesera FC head coach

Newly promoted Bugesera FC has appointed former S.C Kiyovu Sport Coach Ally Bizimungu as the head coach for their forthcoming 2015/2016 campaign in the national football league. Talking to the Times Sport, Bugesera FC secretary general, Jean Claude Gahigi, confirmed the news revealing that both...

Saturday, August 1, 2015, 12:00 AM