It’s an IPRCs affair as Kigali, South battle for playoff spot

Today IPRC-Kigali  Vs  IPRC-South  5pm The 2017/18 Star Times Rwanda Basketball League season climaxes today with an epic encounter between IPRC-Kigali and IPRC-South, which will determine the fourth team that will participate in this year’s playoff games slated for next...

Saturday, June 2, 2018, 5:00 AM

Tour du Cameroun: Uwizeyimana wins stage 5, claims yellow jersey

Friday Stage six: Bafoussam - Bafoussam (98.0 km) Thursday Stage five: Mbanga - Bafang (121.5 km) Top five 1. Bonaventure Uwizeyimana (Rwanda) 3h 23’ 37’’ 2. J akub Varhaňovský (Dukla Banská Bystrica) + 01’ 20’’ 3. Michel Tientcheu (SNH Vélo Club...

Friday, June 1, 2018, 5:00 AM

Mwiseneza names provisional squad ahead of FIBA WC qualifiers

Window 2 fixtures Group B June 29 Mali Vs Rwanda June 30 Rwanda Vs Nigeria July 1 Rwanda Vs Uganda The national basketball team has begun daily non-residential training at Petit Stade ahead of the forthcoming Window 2 of the FIBA Basketball World Cup 2019 African Qualifiers. The...

Friday, June 1, 2018, 4:12 AM

Tour du Cameroun: Team Rwanda resume hunt for stage win

Today Stage 5 Mbanga – Bafang (121.5 km) The National Cycling Team, Team Rwanda, will resume the hunt for their first stage victory this afternoon with Stage 5 race at the ongoing 15th edition of Tour du Cameroun. Riders had a break on Wednesday following the completion of the four...

Thursday, May 31, 2018, 5:00 AM

Tour du Cameroun: Byukusenge finishes second as Slovak Haring wins stage 4

Tuesday Stage 5: Douala - Limbe (75.5 km) Top three 1. Martin Haring (Dukla Banská Bystrica) – 1:53:41 2. Patrick Byukusenge (Rwanda) – 1:53:41 3. Konstantinov Radoslav (Martiques SC) – 1:53:43 Other Rwandans 4.  Bonaventure Uwizeyimana – 1:54:04 13. Didier...

Wednesday, May 30, 2018, 5:00 AM

REG coach hails his players’ team spirit after GMT triumph

Rwanda Energy Group (REG) basketball club coach Patrick Ngwijuruvugo has praised his players for what he described as a great team spirit, which saw them clinch a double of this year’s Genocide Memorial Tournament (GMT) editions. The Burundian tactician made the remarks on Sunday after his...

Tuesday, May 29, 2018, 5:38 AM

REG overcome Patriots to win regional GMT title

Sunday – finals Men Patriots  67:73  REG Women APR  63-61  IPRC-South Veterans Espoir  69-63  VCGB (DR Congo) Individual awards MVP Men: Kami Kabange (REG) MVP Women: Sandra Kantore (APR) MVP Veterans: Aime Nkusi Karim (Espoir) REG and APR were...

Monday, May 28, 2018, 4:41 AM

Tour du Cameroun: Uwizeyimana finishes fifth as Frenchman Richet claims Stage 2

Today – Stage 3 Douala - Douala (108.0 km) Sunday Stage 2: Kribi – Douala (175.7 km) 1. Noél Richet (Club de la Défense) – 4:43:52 2. Martin Ngeh (Cameroon) – 4:43:53 3. Martin Mahdar (Dukla Banská Bystrica) – 4:43:53 4. Brandon Downes (Martiques SC)...

Monday, May 28, 2018, 4:32 AM

Tour du Cameroun: Byukusenge finishes 2nd as Nsengimana takes King of the Mountains Jersey in Stage One

By Geoffrey Asiimwe Tour du Cameroun 2018 Today Stage two: Kribi - Douala (175.7 km) Saturday – stage 1 1. Clovis Kamzong (SVN Velo Club) – 3:50:04 2. Patrick Byukusenge (Rwanda) – 3:50:04 3. Nathan Pernot (Martiques SC) – 3:50:04 Other Rwandans 15. Jean Paul...

Sunday, May 27, 2018, 5:29 AM

Team Rwanda begin medal hunt at Tour du Cameroun

Today Stage 1 Pouma - Kribi – 154.4km TEAM Rwanda, the national cycling team, start their quest for top honours at the Tour du Cameroun today. The 15th edition of the UCI Africa Tour 2.2 race category gets underway today and will run through June 23 with a total of 10 teams from Africa...

Saturday, May 26, 2018, 5:21 AM

Cycling: Team Rwanda in Yaoundé for Tour du Cameroun

Roadmap – Tour du Cameroun 2018 May 26: Stage 1  Pouma - Kribi – 154.4km May 27: Stage 2  Kribi - Douala – 175.7km May 28: Stage 3  Douala - Douala - 108km May 29: Stage 4  Douala - Limbe – 85.5km May 31: Stage 5 Mbanga - Bafang...

Friday, May 25, 2018, 4:36 AM

Basketball: GMT regional edition kicksoff with 7 teams from DR Congo

Today Men Group A REG (Rwanda) Vs Terreur (DR Congo); 8pm Group B APR (Rwanda) Vs Goma Bulls (DR Congo); 6pm Veterans (Men) Patriots (Rwanda) Vs VCGB (DR Congo); 6pm Espoir (Rwanda) Vs UGB (Rwanda) 8pm A TOTAL of seven clubs from the neighboring Democratic Republic of Congo are in town...

Friday, May 25, 2018, 4:33 AM

REG optimistic for GMT double

FOLLOWING their triumphant campaign in the just-concluded local edition of this year’s Genocide Memorial Tournament, REG Basketball Club have turned their attention to the upcoming GMT regional edition, scheduled May 25-27. On Sunday, former league champions REG showed no mercy, inflicting a...

Wednesday, May 23, 2018, 1:15 AM

Rwandan duo hailed after Peace marathon triumph

Rwanda Athletics Federation (RAF) has praised Salome Nyirarukundo and Noel Hitimana following their historic wins at the 14th Kigali International Peace Marathon.  The 2018 edition of the glamorous athletics event took place  Sunday, attracting over 8,000 participants from all corners of...

Tuesday, May 22, 2018, 5:13 AM

Nshizirungu stars as REG thump APR to win GMT title

Sunday Final Men REG 84-45 APR Third place playoff Patriots 72-68 Espoir APR Basketball Club will have to wait longer to win their first major silverware in years after being walloped by REG on Sunday at Petit Stade in Remera. Rwanda Energy Group (REG) showed no mercy to the military side...

Tuesday, May 22, 2018, 5:11 AM

Nyirarukundo, Hitimana strike gold in Kigali Peace Marathon

Sunday Half marathon (21km) Men 1. Noel Hitimana (Rwanda) – 01:16:16 2. Kipkmoi Kipsanga (Kenya) – 01:17:01 3. Moses Kemei Kengeitch (Kenya) – 01:17:13 Women 1. Salome Nyirarukundo (Rwanda) – 01:28:53 2. Esther Chesang Kakuri (Kenya) – 01:32:35 3. Marthe...

Monday, May 21, 2018, 12:54 AM

Thousands set for Kigali Peace Marathon today

Today Half Marathon (21km) 7:30am Full Marathon (42km) 8:45am Run for Peace (10km) 8am About 8000 athletes from different parts of the world are expected to flock the streets of Kigali today for the 14th edition of Kigali International Peace Marathon that starts at Amahoro National...

Sunday, May 20, 2018, 3:50 AM

Basketball: REG, APR face-off in GMT final

Today Men Third place playoff Patriots vs Espoir 11am Final REG vs APR 5pm Women Ubumwe vs IPRC-South 3pm There will be no love lost today as league rivals Rwanda Energy Group (REG) and APR lock horns in the final of this year’s Genocide Memorial Tournament at Amahoro indoor...

Sunday, May 20, 2018, 3:39 AM

Rwanda Cycling Cup: Uwizeyimana wins Farmers’ Circuit

Elite men & U23 (120km) 1. Bonaventure Uwizeyimana – 3:13:54 2. Gasore Hategeka – 3:14:18 3. Dider Munyaneza – 3:15:18 Juniors (92km) 1. Eric Muhoza – 2:42:53 2. Eric Habimana – 2:43:01 3. Machine Nsabimana – 2:4312 Women (92km) 1. Valentine...

Sunday, May 20, 2018, 3:35 AM

Club Benediction optimistic for Farmers’ Circuit triumph

Today Men Elites & U23: Kayonza-Muhanga, 120km Juniors’ Men: Ntunga-Muhanga, 92km Women: Ntunga-Muhanga, 92km After dominating the first race of this year’s Rwanda Cycling Cup two months ago, Club Benediction will be aiming to stretch their lead in today’s Farmers...

Saturday, May 19, 2018, 3:04 AM