NPC confident of success in world championships

Qualified RwandansHelmas Muvunyi (400 &800m)Theoneste Nsengimana (1500m)Rwanda National Paralympic Committee are confident that the country’s two athletes Hermas Muvunyi and Theoneste Nsengimana have the potential to do well at the World Championship slated for July 22-28 in Paris, France...

Wednesday, June 26, 2013, 12:00 AM

Niyonshuti Cycling Academy to start with 15 youngsters

Rwamagana-based Adrien Niyonshuti Cycling Academy (ANCA) is set to open the academy activities with fourteen young riders aged between 15 and 18 years. The academy was officially inaugurated by national cycling federation (Ferwacy) on May 26 with a one-day race dubbed ‘Criterium de Rwamagana...

Wednesday, June 26, 2013, 12:00 AM

Espoir FC extend contracts of six players

Rusizi-based Primus national football league side Espoir FC has extended contracts of six senior players by one year until the end of 2013/2014 season. Espoir, who finished tenth with 26 points last season, are building a team that can compete for a better finishing in the table next season,...

Wednesday, June 26, 2013, 12:00 AM

APE Rugunga and Solidarity Academy retain school titles

Last year’s winners APE Rugunga and Solidarity Academy retained the boys’ and girls’ inter-schools football titles over the weekend in Muhanga, South province.APE Rugunga, also last year’s East African post-primary games (FEASSA) semifinalists, eased to wins over Nyanza-...

Tuesday, June 25, 2013, 12:00 AM

AS Kigali win women league title unbeaten

AS Kigali won a record-extending fifth consecutive women national football league title without losing a single game throughout the whole season that concluded on Wednesday.The City of Kigali-sponsored side reached this unprecedented unbeaten record after hammering Les Lionnais 5-0 in their last...

Friday, June 21, 2013, 12:00 AM

Team Rwanda riders dominate Tour of Congo Stage 1

Stage 1 Top fourEmmanuel Rudahunga (Rwa)Clem Medric (Fra)Emile Bintunimana (Rwa)Hassan Rukundo (Rwa)Team Rwanda’s Emmanuel Rudahunga won the opening stage of the 2013 Tour of the Democratic Republic of Congo on Wednesday with teammates Emile Bintuimana, Hassan Rukundo and Joseph Biziyaremye...

Friday, June 21, 2013, 12:00 AM

Muhanga to host Inter-schools’ championship finals

Rwanda School Sports Federation (RSSF) has endorsed Saint Joseph Kabgayi Secondary School in Muhanga District to host this year’s inter-schools’ finals slated for this weekend.This year’s finals comprise six sports namely; football, basketball, volleyball, handball, netball and...

Friday, June 21, 2013, 12:00 AM

Muhanga coach eyes Peace Cup title

July 4: FinalAS Kigali vs AS Muhanga Third place playoffAPR vs Bugesera AS Muhanga head coach, Ali Bizimungu is confident about his team’s chances to win this year’s Peace Cup against Malaria when they meet the City of Kigali-sponsored AS Kigali in the final slated...

Wednesday, June 19, 2013, 12:00 AM

Women football league winds up today

TodayAS Kigali    vs    Les LionnesUrumuri     vs     APRImirasire     vs     The WinnersBugesera     vs     KamonyiRambura     vs     Inyemera THE...

Tuesday, June 18, 2013, 12:00 AM

Police beat Gicumbi to take handball league lead

SundayPolice  33-24  GicumbiDefending champions Police handball club beat closest rivals Gicumbi 33-24 at the weekend to dethrone them from top spot in the national league table standing on goal difference. Both teams have 18 points, having both lost and drawn one game apiece but the...

Tuesday, June 18, 2013, 12:00 AM

Basketball team to compete in Mozambique tourney

Rwanda Basketball Federation has confirmed the senior national team’s participation in the Mozambique Independence tournament as the country celebrates 38 years of self-rule.According to the federation’s Secretary General, Richard Mutabazi , the Rwandan delegation will depart for...

Friday, June 14, 2013, 12:00 AM

Niyonshuti gets strength from ‘pain and sadness’ of 1994 genocide

Rwanda Cycling Federation’s entire committee, the national cycling team (Team Rwanda) and representatives from all local cycling clubs will visit Gisozi Memorial Site on Friday for the first time together as a Rwanda’s cycling fraternity.At the memorial site, they will lay a wreath at...

Friday, June 14, 2013, 12:00 AM

Two selected for Copa Coca Cola boot camp in South Africa

Savio Nshuti and Mustafa Nsengiyumva have been selected to represent Rwanda at this year’s two-week Copa Coca Cola international boot camp in Johannesburg, South Africa. Nsengiyumva who plays for Anglican secondary school and Nshuti from Group Scolaire Akumunigo are among the best players...

Thursday, June 13, 2013, 12:00 AM

Gisagara win the inaugural Sitting V-ball memorial tourney

SundayFinalGisagara     3-0     Intwali-GasaboThird place playoffGatagara-Huye     3-0     GicumbiNational sitting volleyball league champions, Gisagara are the winners of the inaugural sitting volleyball genocide memorial tournament held...

Tuesday, June 11, 2013, 12:00 AM

Defending champion APR VC maintain top spot

Men: Group OneAPR     3-0     RHSRHS     3-1     LDNAPR     3-1     LDNGroup TwoINATEK     3-0     CXRINATEK     3-0     KVCKVC     3-...

Tuesday, June 11, 2013, 12:00 AM

Rayon’s Gomez hungry for more after memorial victory

FinalSaturdayRayon   0-0  La Jeunesse (3-1 pen)Primus National league champions, Rayon Sports won the inaugural Genocide Memorial Tournament over the weekend at Amahoro National Stadium.Rayon Sports won the four-team tournament after a 3-1 penalty shoot-out against youthful side La...

Monday, June 10, 2013, 12:00 AM

Champions AS Kigali maintain unbeaten streak

SaturdayAS Kigali     1-0     InyemeraThe Winners     9-0     BugeseraAPR     4-0     ESIRKamonyi     4-0     RamburaUrumuri     0-4    ...

Monday, June 10, 2013, 12:00 AM

APR, Cyuru win inaugural handball memorial tourney

Sunday: Final: MenAPR     24-23     PoliceWomen Cyuru     19-18     Gorillas APR and Apapeki Cyuru won the men and women’s title in the inaugural Genocide memorial handball tournament held over the weekend at Kimisagara Youth Centre...

Monday, June 10, 2013, 12:00 AM

Rwanda to compete in Mozambique independence tournament

Participant teamsMozambiqueSouth AfricaAngolaRwandaRwanda men’s senior team is expected to be part of the basketball tournament organised by the Mozambique basketball federation to mark the country’s 38th independence anniversary. The four-nation tourney is scheduled for June 24-27 in...

Monday, June 10, 2013, 12:00 AM

George Weah and Excellent FC claim juniors’ memorial event

SundayFinal: BoysSentapisi     0-2     George Weah FCGirls: Second legFN Foundation     2-0     Excellent FC *Excellent wins 4-2 on penaltiesGeorge Weah and Excellent Football Centres and won the boys and girls’ title in the...

Monday, June 10, 2013, 12:00 AM