Patriots thump IPRC-South to go top

Saturday Men Patriots 84-69 IPRC- South Women IPRC- South 102-35 Regina Pacis   STAR TIMES Basketball National League hopefuls Patriots overcame IPRC-South in an 84-69 victory on Saturday evening at Petit Stade in Remera to unseat holders, Rwanda Energy Group (REG), atop of the...

Monday, April 30, 2018, 11:56 AM

Irutingabo shoots 21 points as IPRC edge past REG in hoops league

Friday REG 81-82 IPRC- Kigali UGB 75-95 Espoir INTEGRATED Polytechnic Regional Center (IPRC) – Kigali upset giants Rwanda Energy Group (REG) in a tightly contested 82-81 victory on Friday night – thanks to 21 points, 7 rebounds and 3 assists from Fiston Irutingabo. By losing their...

Saturday, April 28, 2018, 11:51 PM

Rayon should not get too comfortable, a tougher job awaits!

RAYON Sports may have become the first Rwandan club to reach group stages in a CAF competition, but more milestones can be achieved with the right mindset. The reigning national champions start their CAF Confederation Cup campaign on May 6, against Kenyan giants Gor Mahia in their first Group D...

Friday, April 27, 2018, 11:26 PM

Leaders REG in must-win clash against IPRC-Kigali

Today  UGB Vs Espoir 6pm REG Vs IPRC- Kigali 8p.m Saturday Patriots Vs IPRC- South 4p.m Rwanda Energy Group (REG) will be looking to take to court with killer instinct against archrivals IPRC-Kigali tonight at Petit State in Remera.  The basketball league clash gets underway at 8p...

Thursday, April 26, 2018, 11:52 PM

Rwatubyaye starts training after long injury lay-off

Rwanda international and Rayon Sports centre-back Abdoul Rwatubyaye has started training with his club teammates after a 13-month injury lay-off. Rwatubyaye, 22, started light training with Rayon Sports earlier this week and is optimistic he will be ready for a return to competitive action in less...

Thursday, April 26, 2018, 11:44 PM

CAT meeting kicks off in Kigali

The Confederation of African Tennis (CAT) Annual General Meeting starts this morning at Hotel des Mille Collines in Kigali. This is the first time CAT annual general meeting (AGM) has been held in Rwanda. Organised by the African tennis governing body, in conjunction with Rwanda Tennis Federation...

Thursday, April 26, 2018, 11:42 PM

Over 8000 to take part in Kigali Peace Marathon

More than 8000 athletes are expected to take part in the Kigali International Peace Marathon, according to Jean-Pierre Ndacyayisenga, the technical director of the Rwanda Athletics Federation (RAF). The 14th edition of the annual race is scheduled for May 20. Unlike previous editions where...

Wednesday, April 25, 2018, 10:21 PM

Basketball league: Patriots skipper cautions teammates as title race hots up

Rwanda national basketball team skipper Aristide Mugabe has challenged his Patriots teammates to up their game as the Star Times Basketball National League reaches a crucial stage. The 30-year-old point-guard made the appeal in an interview with Times Sport yesterday. Patriots thrashed struggling...

Tuesday, April 24, 2018, 11:04 PM

Cycling: Ndayisenga, Uwizeye off to France

Two-time Tour du Rwanda champion Valens Ndayisenga and Jean-Claude Uwizeye left the country on Saturday night to France, where they were due to join their new club Pays Olonne Cycliste Côte de Lumière.  Pays Olonne Cycliste Côte de Lumière (POCCL) is a professional cycling club affiliated to...

Sunday, April 22, 2018, 11:36 PM

Team Rwanda cyclists start quest for glory at Tour du Senegal

Today Stage 1 (Dakar – Thies) 143km Team Rwanda, the National Cycling Team will start their quest for medals at the 17th Tour du Senegal today in the country’s capital – Dakar. The annual race, part of the UCI Africa Tour, paces off this morning, with cyclists competing in the...

Sunday, April 22, 2018, 12:07 AM

Confederation Cup: Rayon draw Gor Mahia, Young Africans

RAYON Sports have been drawn in Group D alongside regional titans, Young Africans of Tanzania and Gor Mahia of Kenya. Algerian side USM Algiers is the fourth member of the pool. The Azam Rwanda Premier League champions Rayon was handed the three group opponents during a draw ceremony held at the...

Saturday, April 21, 2018, 6:01 PM

Espoir battle REG in basketball league

Today UGB Vs APR 6pm Espoir Vs REG 8pm Saturday Men Patriots Vs Rusizi 1pm Women The Hoops Vs IPRC- South 3pm Star Times national basketball league side Espoir take on champions REG today at Amahoro indoors stadium hoping to be the first side to defeat them twice this season. The five...

Thursday, April 19, 2018, 11:34 PM

U19 AFCON Qualifiers: Kenya fly in today ahead of CAF tie against Junior Wasps

Kenya National U20 Team Rising Stars, is expected in Kigali this afternoon ahead of Saturday’s second-leg clash against Junior Wasps in qualifiers of the 2019 Africa U-20 Cup of Nations. According to Football Kenya Federation, the team lands at Kigali International Airport at 3:10...

Thursday, April 19, 2018, 11:21 AM

Basketball: Struggling UGB take on APR

UNITED Generation Basketball (UGB) will be hoping they can pull off a rare win against rivals APR when the two sides face-off on Friday at Amahoro indoor stadium. After twelve games played, youthful UGB are seventh on the eight-team league table with 15 points, from three victories and nine losses...

Thursday, April 19, 2018, 1:59 AM

Hadi to participate in Tour du Senegal

Former national cycling team captain Janvier Hadi is set for his first international appearance since 2016 when Team Rwanda takes part in the 17th edition of Tour du Senegal that runs from April 22-29. Team Rwanda Cycling will be making its second appearance at the annual 2.2 UCI category race....

Thursday, April 19, 2018, 12:49 AM

Rayon Sports fans bullish ahead of CAF tie

Rayon Sports fans are confident their team has what it takes to avoid an upset when they take on Costa do Sol in Maputo tonight. The ‘Blues’ overpowered the Mozambican side in a resounding 3-0 victory in the first-leg on March 6 in KIgali two weeks ago. The 8-time Rwandan champions,...

Wednesday, April 18, 2018, 8:37 AM

Habiyambere eyes tennis memorial title

Rwanda’s top seed Ernest Habiyambere is keen on putting up a commanding performance to reclaim the Tennis Memorial Tournament that runs from June 8-16 in Kigali. The 20-year old won the 2016 edition but failed to impress last year, after he was eliminated in the semi-finals by...

Tuesday, April 17, 2018, 1:45 AM

Commonwealth Games: Uwizeye finishes 21st in cycling

Top three 1. Steele Von Hoff (Australia) – 3:57:01 2.  Jonathan Mould (Wales) – 3:5701 3. Clint Hendricks (South Africa) – 3:57:01 Team Rwanda 21.  Jean Claude Uwizeye – 3:57:58 23. Didier Munyaneza – 3:58:00 24. Bonaventure...

Sunday, April 15, 2018, 12:26 AM

Rwanda to host Confederation of African Tennis meet

Rwanda will host the Confederation of African Tennis annual general assembly for the first time, according to the Rwanda Tennis Federation. The two-day continental meeting is scheduled for April 27-28 at Hotel de Mille Collines. Kassim Ntageruka, president of the Rwanda Tennis Federation told...

Sunday, April 15, 2018, 12:24 AM

C’wealth Games: Nizeyimana to race in 42km race today

Long distance runner Alexis Nizeyimana will race in the men’s full-marathon this morning at the XXI Commonwealth Games in Australia. The 27 year- old is Rwanda’s sole representative in the 42km race, which will be contested by 25 athletes from 14 different countries. Nizeyimana told...

Sunday, April 15, 2018, 12:16 AM

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