Cycling: Rwanda submits bid to host World Championships 2025

Rwanda has applied to host the 2025 UCI Road World Championships. The host nations between 2019 and 2024 have already been determined. If successful, Rwanda would be the first African country to host the world’s most prestigious cycling event. UPDATE: #Rwanda has officially...

Thursday, September 12, 2019, 10:00 AM

Rayon, AS Kigali set for friendly match

Friday Rayon Vs AS Kigali 18:00 RAYON Sports and AS Kigali have announced they will be facing off Friday in a warm-up match at Kigali Stadium as the two sides step up preparations for continental football. The game will get underway at 6pm. AS Kigali, winners of the 2019 Peace Cup, will...

Thursday, August 1, 2019, 12:00 AM

Rwanda football on the spot again after early Cecafa Kagame Cup exits on home soil

Semi-finals Friday KCCA     Vs    Green Eagles     3p.m Azam     Vs    AS Maniema     6p.m Rwanda football is back into the limelight for all the wrong reasons. Local clubs’ early...

Thursday, July 18, 2019, 3:02 PM

Peace Cup 2019: Ten-man Rayon beat AS Kigali to inch closer to final

Wednesday (first-leg) AS Kigali 1-2 Rayon Fabrice Mugheni and Michael Sarpong were on target as ten-man Rayon Sports beat AS Kigali 2-1 on Wednesday to close in on the Peace Cup final. The Blues were reduced to ten men in the 77th minute after Eric Gisa Irambona picked a second yellow card with...

Thursday, June 27, 2019, 12:00 AM

Peace Cup 2019: Rayon take on Gicumbi, AS Kigali edge closer to semis

Thursday Rayon        Vs    Gicumbi   15:00 Intare        Vs    Kiyovu      15:00 Wednesday Etincelles  0-2  Police AS Kigali   2-1 ...

Thursday, June 20, 2019, 12:00 AM

TOUR DU CAMEROUN 2019: Team Rwanda dominates Stage 7 as Byukusenge moves into second

Sunday Stage 8 (final stage) Bafia – Yaoundé (122.8km) Saturday Stage 7: Loum – Dschang (109.4km) Top five 1. Patrick Byukusenge (Rwanda) – 3:17:27 2. Moise Mugisha (Rwanda) – 3:17:27 3. Eric Manizabayo (Rwanda) – 3:17:31 4. Isiaka Cissé (Ivory Coast)...

Sunday, June 9, 2019, 12:00 AM

CAF names three Rwandans on delegation to AFCON 2019

The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has named three Rwandans as part of its delegation to the upcoming 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) finals tournament in Egypt. Africa’s biggest football event gets underway June 21, and will run through July 19. CAF will have a delegation of...

Wednesday, June 5, 2019, 12:00 AM

Bitok to extend contract with national volleyball team

PAUL Bitok is reportedly on the verge of extending his contract with the Ministry for Sports and Culture (Minispoc) as head coach of the national volleyball team. The 48-year-old’s current contract is due to expire at the end of the month and previously said he was looking forward to his...

Wednesday, June 5, 2019, 12:00 AM

APR’s title defence suffer blow with shock loss to AS Muhanga

Saturday AS Muhanga 2-1 APR Mukura 1-0 Marines Espoir 1-1 AS Kigali Sunrise 1-2 Kirehe Yannick Bizimana scored twice as ten-man AS Muhanga stunned APR 2-1 at Muhanga Stadium on Saturday. The defeat gives Rayon Sports an opportunity to dethrone APR as the 2018/2019 Azam Rwanda Premier...

Sunday, May 19, 2019, 6:24 AM

Da Silva on target as Rayon go top again with win at Amagaju

Saturday Amagaju   1-2    Rayon Kiyovu     3-0     Espoir Musanze   2-1    Sunrise Bugesera  1-3     Police Jonathan Rafael da Silva scored his first league goal on Saturday as Rayon Sports survived a...

Sunday, May 12, 2019, 12:29 AM

League title not won yet, warns Roberto

Thursday Gicumbi Vs APR Saturday Amagaju Vs Rayon RAYON Sports manager Roberto Oliveira Goncalves has admitted that his side has a slight edge and relatively easier fixtures heading into the final four match rounds in the Azam Rwanda Premier League title race, but warned his players against...

Tuesday, May 7, 2019, 12:04 AM

Ulimwengu goal sinks Police as Rayon Sports go top

Sunday Police 0-1 Rayon Mukura 4-1 Musanze Espoir 3-1 Bugesera Etincelles 1-0 Kirehe Sunrise 1-1 Amagaju Jules Ulimwengu’s second-half goal was enough as Rayon Sports overcame a major hurdle in the quest for their ninth league title with a narrow 1-0 win over Police at Amahoro...

Monday, May 6, 2019, 12:49 AM

Rayon shrug off loss of key duo to keep pressure on APR

Sunday Muhanga           1-3          Rayon Mukura              1-2          Police...

Monday, April 29, 2019, 12:50 AM

Team Rwanda turns focus to Tour du Senegal 2019

local cycling governing body (Ferwacy) has confirmed Team Rwanda’s participation at the upcoming 18th Tour du Senegal. Comprising eight stages, the UCI 2.2 category race runs from April 21 through 28 across the West African country. It will be the team’s fifth international race this...

Thursday, April 4, 2019, 12:00 AM

Rayon Sports’ title hopes suffer setback with draw at AS Kigali

Match-day 22 Sunday AS Kigali 1-1 Rayon Sports Saturday APR 2-0 Sunrise RAYON Sports were left to regret a number of missed opportunities as their title chances suffered a blow on Sunday afternoon with a 1-all draw against AS Kigali. The Blues now trail champions APR by six points at the...

Monday, April 1, 2019, 1:32 AM

Cycling: Youngsters Uhiriwe, Ingabire shine at African championships

Monday Junior men’s road race 1. Renus Byiza Uhiriwe (Rwanda) – 2:30:23 2. Yoel Asmerom (Eritrea) – 2:30:23 3. Yowhanes Gebrihiwet (Eritrea) – 2:30:23 9. Jean Luc Habimana (Rwanda) – 2:30:23 Junior women’s road race 1. Danait Tsegay (Eritrea) – 1:...

Tuesday, March 19, 2019, 12:00 AM

Moise Mugisha strikes gold at African Championships

Sunday Under-23 & elite men’s ITT 1. Stafan De Bod (South Africa) – 1:00:47 2. Sirak Tesfom (Eritrea) – 1:01:51 3. Ryan Gibbons (South Africa) – 1:02:53 8. Moise Mugisha (Rwanda) – 1:06:07 9. Valens Ndayisenga (Rwanda) – 1:07:05 Under-23 podium 1....

Monday, March 18, 2019, 2:32 AM

Tour du Rwanda 2019: Could this be the end of dominance for home riders?

History beckons for Tour du Rwanda as it enters a new era as a UCI 2.2 category race on Sunday, making it only the second African race at that level – the other one being Gabon’s La Tropicale Amissa Bongo. Cycling experts have primed Tour du Rwanda to automatically take over from...

Saturday, February 23, 2019, 12:00 AM

Rayon Sports thump Mukura to go second

Friday Mukura       0-3     Rayon Espoir          0-0     Police Muhanga    5-2     Amagaju Etincelles   3-2    ...

Saturday, February 23, 2019, 12:00 AM

Rayon wallop Kirehe 3-0 to go second

Sunday Rayon        3-0    Kirehe Bugesera   2-2     Musanze Rayon Sports have moved to within four points of leaders APR following their emphatic 3-0 victory over Kirehe at Kigali Stadium on Sunday afternoon....

Monday, January 14, 2019, 12:42 AM