FERWACY to stage maiden team presentation ceremony for Tour du Rwanda

Team Presentation Ceremony: Kigali Convention Center Rwanda Cycling Federation (FERWACY) will for the first time hold a team presentation ceremony prior to the official start of this year’s Tour du Rwanda. Rwanda Cycling Federation, Ferwacy, president Aimable Bayingana confirmed the...

Thursday, June 14, 2018, 9:15 PM

Basketball: Youth teams off to Dar for regional tourney

The Under-18 national basketball teams in both men and women categories will jet off to Tanzania’s coastal city of Dar es Salaam to participate in this year’s FIBA Africa Zone V Championship – scheduled to run from June 17 through June 22. The teams will fly out today ...

Thursday, June 14, 2018, 9:05 PM

Tour du Rwanda 2018 route revealed

The 2018 Tour du Rwanda stages November 5 Stage 1: Rwamagana – Rwamagana (104km) November 6 Stage 2: Kigali – Huye (120.3km) November 7 Stage 3: Huye – Musanze (195.3km) November 8 Stage 4: Musanze – Karongi (135.8km) November 9 Stage 5: Karongi – Rubavu (95....

Wednesday, June 13, 2018, 9:40 PM

FIBA Zone V: Under-18 team face APR in final warm-up

Today APR Vs U18 girls’ team 6pm The national U18 girls’ team will be up against reigning league champions, APR, in their final warm up game ahead of the forthcoming FIBA Africa Zone V Championship. The game is slated for 6pm at Amahoro Indoor Stadium. The regional showpiece takes...

Wednesday, June 13, 2018, 12:34 AM

2018 Tour du Rwanda roadmap set to be unveiled today

The highly awaited roadmap of the 2018 Tour du Rwanda will be unveiled today by Rwanda Cycling Federation (Ferwacy), at Classic Hotel in Kicukiro. The 10th edition of the annual UCI Africa Tour race is scheduled for August 5-12. This year’s event will take place three months earlier...

Tuesday, June 12, 2018, 11:50 PM

Minnaert sacked as Rayon Sports coach

RAYON Sports have parted company with head coach Ivan Minnaert barely two months after signing a one-year-and-half contract – which would end in June 2019. The development was confirmed on Monday evening via the club’s official website, also revealing that two of Minnaert’s...

Tuesday, June 12, 2018, 12:20 AM

Murekatete joins U18 girls’ team as Mushumba eyes regional crown

United States based youngster Bella Murekatete has joined the national U18 girls’ team in residential camp as head coach Charles Mushumba targets the FIBA Africa Zone V title. The regional tourney will start on June 17 and run through June 22 in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. Murekatete who was...

Monday, June 11, 2018, 9:38 PM

I won’t be carried away; my focus is Tour du Rwanda – says Uwizeyimana

BONAVENTURE Uwizeyimana has emphasized he will not be blindfolded by his recent success, saying that it is rather a big motivation ahead of the 2018 Tour du Rwanda.   The 25-year old Team Rwanda rider made the remarks in an exclusive interview with Times Sport on Monday following Saturday...

Monday, June 11, 2018, 9:28 PM

Cycling Cup: Uwizeyimana wins Race to Remember

Saturday Elite men & U23: Kigali – Nyanza + Circuit (130.3km) 1. Bonaventure Uwizeyimana (Club Benediction) 3h36’49” 2. Gasore Hategeka (Nyabihu Cycling Club) 3h38’19” 3. Didier Munyaneza (Club Benediction) 3h42’39” Juniors: Kamonyi – Nyanza...

Saturday, June 9, 2018, 11:48 PM

Basketball: Who are the best performers in the just concluded regular season?

The 2017-2018 StartTimes National Basketball League officially climaxed last Saturday with an epic game between IPRC- Kigali and IPRC- South, a game that confirmed the top four teams to compete in this season’s playoff games next month. The two learning institutions entered this game both...

Saturday, June 9, 2018, 12:03 AM

Cycling Cup: 76 riders set for race to remember today

Today 2018 Rwanda Cycling Cup Third race – Race to Remember Elite men & U23: Kigali – Nyanza + Circuit (130.3km) Juniors: Kamonyi – Nyanza + Circuit (97.6km) Women: Kamonyi – Nyanza + Circuit (97.6km) The 2018Rwanda Cycling Cup continues today with its third race...

Friday, June 8, 2018, 11:55 PM

Ukiniwabo now eyes Tour du Rwanda glory after Tour du Cameroun exploits

Youngster Rene Jean Paul Ukiniwabo has said he feels confident and motivated to impress at the forthcoming 2018 Tour du Rwanda following what he described as a very encouraging performance at the just-concluded Tour du Cameroun.  The 20-year old Club Les Amis Sportifs prodigy was part of Team...

Thursday, June 7, 2018, 9:16 PM

Joseph Areruya set for debut at Germany’s Rund um Köln race

June 10 Rund um Köln (Tour of Cologne) Köln – Köln   (207.7km) Rwanda international and Africa’s highest-rated rider Joseph Areruya will this week mark his debut in one of Germany’s oldest classic cycling races, Rund um Köln, with his French UCI professional...

Wednesday, June 6, 2018, 10:55 PM

FIBA WCup Qualifiers: Mwiseneza buoyant ahead of key championships

Window 2 fixtures Group B June 29 Mali vs Rwanda June 30 Rwanda vs Nigeria July 1 Rwanda vs Uganda The national basketball team head coach Maxime Marius Mwiseneza is upbeat that his side will progress to the second round of the 2019 FIBA World Cup – African Qualifiers despite an...

Wednesday, June 6, 2018, 10:26 PM

Rurangirwa ‘a boost’ for Rwanda U-18 team ahead of Zone V AfroBasket qualifiers

US-based youngster Nabil Danny Rurangirwa has joined Rwanda’s U18 team camp, in intensive preparations for the forthcoming FIBA Africa U18 Zone V championships.  The regional tournament is scheduled for June 17-22 in Dar-es-Salaam, Tanzania. The 17-year old center, who plays for Timber...

Wednesday, June 6, 2018, 5:00 AM

Team Rwanda has gained a fear factor on the continent, says Uwizeyimana

Team Rwanda has established itself as a top contender in any continental race only ten years after its formation, newly crowned Tour du Cameroun champion Bonaventure Uwizeyimana has said. The 25-year-old made the remarks Monday evening after touching base at Kigali International Airport where he...

Wednesday, June 6, 2018, 5:00 AM

Team Rwanda’s growing dominance is due to experience – Bayingana

Rwanda Cycling Federation (FERWACY) president, Aimable Bayingana has credited Team Rwanda’s growing dominance on continental scene to a combination of experience and ability to successfully execute technical plans. Bayingana made the remarks on Monday in an exclusive interview with Times...

Tuesday, June 5, 2018, 5:00 AM

IPRC-Kigali coach Buhake commends team after sealing playoffs slot

Saturday IPRC-Kigali 100-88 IPRC-South INTEGRATED Polytechnic Regional Centre (IPRC)- Kigali head Coach Albert Buhake was full of praise for his players following a resounding victory against archrivals IPRC- South, which saw them snatch a fourth place to qualify for this year’s post-season...

Monday, June 4, 2018, 5:00 AM

Cycling: Uwizeyimana wins Tour du Cameroun

Sunday Stage 8 – Top three 1. Ghislain Sikandi – 3:10:47 2.  Artuce Tella – 3:10:47 3. Jakub Varhaňovský – 3:12:19 General Classification –Top three 1. Bonaventure Uwizeyimana – 21:53:20 2. Martin Haring – 21: 56:58    ...

Monday, June 4, 2018, 5:00 AM

Tour du Cameroun: Uwizeyimana retains yellow jersey after Stage 6

Today Stage 7: Tonga - Tonga (83.7 km) Friday, stage 6 Top three 1. Cisse Isiaka – 02:33:13 2. Byran Van Rutten ­– 02:33:30 3. Bonaventure Uwizeyimana – 02:33:30 General Classification Top three 1. Bonaventure Uwizeyimana – 16:25:59 2. Martin Harring...

Saturday, June 2, 2018, 5:00 AM