Taekwondo team off to Tunisia for Olympic qualifiers

Rwanda national junior taekwondo team left for Tunisia ahead of the forthcoming qualifiers for the Youth Olympic Games 2018, scheduled for April 6-8 in Hammamet, Tunisia.   The qualifiers will precede the WTF World Junior Championships, slated for April 9-13 in the same city. Rwanda will...

Wednesday, April 4, 2018, 12:56 AM

Commonwealth Games: Marathoner Nizeyimana keen on a podium finish

April 15 T54 men & women’s marathon – 2:20PM Women’s marathon – 3:20 PM Men’s marathon – 4:15 PM   RWANDA’s top full-marathoner Alexis Nizeyimana has expressed enthusiasm to break the deadlock when he makes a historic maiden appearance at the...

Saturday, March 31, 2018, 12:17 AM

Rwandan legends deserve better, says Rurangirwa

RWANDAFootball Federation (Ferwafa) presidential candidate Louis Rurangirwa has vowed to dignify Rwandan football legends if he is elected in the upcoming polls scheduled for March 31. The former Rwanda international referee outlined his agenda and priorities in an exclusive interview with Times...

Friday, March 30, 2018, 12:49 AM

StarTimes National Basketball League: APR out to halt Patriots

Today: Men IPRC-South       Vs            Espoir                    11am REG      ...

Friday, March 30, 2018, 12:33 AM

Rwandan fighters start African Taekwondo Championships on high

Rwandan players at the 2018 African Taekwondo and Para Taekwondo Championships started the chase for medals on high on Wednesday to end the day in third place. The competitions started yesterday and will run through April 1 at the Inbiaat Sports Hall in Moroccan city – Agadir. On the...

Thursday, March 29, 2018, 1:30 PM

CAF name refs for Rayon Vs Costa do Sol Confed Cup tie

April 6: First-leg Rayon Sports   vs    Costa do Sol April 17: 2nd leg Costa do Sol    vs    Rayon Sports   Confederation of African Football (CAF) has appointed match officials for the 2018 CAF Confederation Cup Playoff round,...

Thursday, March 29, 2018, 3:07 AM

Muhitira turns focus on Roma Marathon

Results Men 1 Felix Kibitok (KEN)                                     – 1:00:11 2 Shumay Mogos Solomon (ERI)...

Wednesday, March 28, 2018, 12:20 AM

Hakizimana posts personal best to finish 34th at World Half-Marathon Champs

Men, Top three 1. Geoffrey Kipsang Kamworor (Kenya) – 1:00:02 2. Abraham Naibei Cheroben (Bahrain) – 1:00:22 3. Aron Kifle (Eritrea) – 1:00:31 Rwanda 34. John Hakizimana – 1:02:26 42. Noel Hitimana – 1:02:53 110. David Gakuru – 1:07:02 RWANDA...

Tuesday, March 27, 2018, 10:56 AM

Muhitira looking to shine at Stramilano Half Marathon

RWANDA international middle and long-distance runner Félicien Muhitira is buoyant to put up a good show at the 2018 Stramilano Half Marathon scheduled for Sunday. The race starts at 10:30am Rwandan time, at Piazza Castello in Milan - Italy. The 43rd edition of the annual Half-Marathon event has...

Sunday, March 25, 2018, 12:00 AM

Taekwondo teams target medal haul at African Championships

RWANDA national taekwondo and para taekwondo teams will depart for Morocco on Saturday afternoon ahead of the 2018 African Taekwondo Championships. The continental championship will run from March 28-30 while the Para Taekwondo event, designed for players with physical disabilities and impairments...

Saturday, March 24, 2018, 12:00 AM

Areruya leads the way as top guns battle in opening race of season

Saturday Start Time: 9am Women: Muhanga – Huye (81km) Junior Men: Muhanga – Huye + 2 laps in Huye town (92km) U23 & Elite Men: Kigali – Huye + 6 laps in Huye town (158km) All eyes will be on Africa’s top Joseph Areruya when the 4th Rwanda Cycling Cup kicks-off...

Saturday, March 24, 2018, 12:00 AM

Ten years and still counting for Rwanda’s star centre Kabange

To basketball fanatics in Rwanda and the region, the name Kami Kabange needs no introduction. The Rwanda international has been at the top of the game for ten years. Along with star guard, Hamza Ruhezamihigo, Kabange is the longest serving player on the national basketball team since his maiden...

Saturday, March 24, 2018, 12:00 AM

Rwanda wary of New Zealand in beach volleyball opener

April 6 New Zealand Vs Rwanda April 8 Vanuatu Vs Rwanda April 9 Singapore Vs Rwanda Rwanda sees New Zealand as the main group challengers in the women’s beach volleyball competition at the forthcoming XXI Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia from April 4 to 15....

Friday, March 23, 2018, 12:00 AM

Sunrise eye top-four finish

March 26 Sunrise FC    Vs    Rayon Sports Sunrise FC are will do “whatever it takes” to fulfil their ambition to finish in top four this season as the Azam Rwanda Premier League enters the second round. The Nyagatare-based side’s head coach Alphonse...

Thursday, March 22, 2018, 12:00 AM

IPRC-South revel in Women’s Day hoops tourney success

IPRC-South Women Basketball Club believe they can win the StarTimes National Basketball League after scooping a third trophy of the season over the weekend. The Huye-based side overcame arch-rivals APR 92-83 to win the 2018 International Women’s Day tournament on Sunday at Amahoro Indoor...

Thursday, March 22, 2018, 12:00 AM

CAF Confed Cup: Rayon Sports to face Mozambique’s Costa do Sol in Playoffs

April 6; First legRayon Sports vs Costa do Sol April 17-18; 2nd legCosta do Sol vs Rayon Sports RAYON Sports have been drawn against Mozambican side Club Desportivo Costa do Sul for the 2018 CAF Confederation Cup Play-off tie—the draws where held on Wednesday evening in Cairo...

Thursday, March 22, 2018, 12:00 AM

Rwanda Cycling Cup 2018 begins March 24

Full Schedule March 24Memorial Lambert Byemayire, Kigali – Huye May 19Farmers Circuit, Kayonza – Gicumbi June 6Race to remember June 23National Championships ITT, Nyamata June 24National Championships Road Race July 7Race for Culture, Nyamagabe – Nyanza July 21-22Tour of...

Thursday, March 22, 2018, 12:00 AM

Taekwondo team set for Olympic qualifiers, World Championships

RWANDA national junior taekwondo team has upped preparations ahead of the upcoming qualifiers for Youth Olympic Games 2018, scheduled for April 6-8 in Hammamet, Tunisia. The qualifiers will precede the WTF World Junior Championships, slated for April 9-13 in the same city—Rwanda will contest...

Tuesday, March 20, 2018, 12:00 AM

It’s exciting to be back in Europe – Ndayisenga

TOUR du Rwanda double champion Valens Ndayisenga and compatriot Jean Claude Uwizeye are set for a move to French side Pays Olonne Cycliste Côte de Lumière. The two Rwanda international cyclists have both signed a one-year contract and will be joining the club next month after the XXI...

Tuesday, March 20, 2018, 12:00 AM

Rayon out of CAF Champions League

Two goals from Wayne Arendse Sebusiso Vilakazi were enough to hand South African giants Mamelodi Sundowns a ticket to the group stage of CAF Champions League. It was the end of the road for Rwanda champions Rayon Sports in Africa’s biggest club football competition. Subsequently, Rayon...

Monday, March 19, 2018, 12:00 AM