Patriots

PHOTOS: Ndizeye named MVP

Friday All-Star Game Team Aristide 83-89 Team Guibert DIEUDONNÉ Ndizeye has been crowned the Most Valuable Player (MVP) for the 2018/2019 BK Basketball National League season. Ndizeye, a star forward for two-time reigning champions Patriots, beat out his teammate Steven Hagumintwari,...

Saturday, November 2, 2019 - 2:18am

Henry Mwinuka: Former Patriots coach joins REG

National basketball league side Rwanda Energy Group (REG) have completed the signing of former Patriots coach Henry Mwinuka on a two-year deal. Eric Bugingo, the club’s Team Manager, confirmed the development to Saturday Sport on Friday. “He (Henry) is now our coach. He signed two...

Saturday, November 2, 2019 - 2:01am

BAL Qualifiers: Patriots beat Dynamo to get off to winning start

Thursday  Dynamo 64-73 Patriots   PATRIOTS have started their quest for a ticket to the 2020 Basketball Africa League (BAL) with victory after beating Burundian champions Dynamo on Thursday. The two sides make Group D of the BAL Qualifiers, along with three more teams. The...

Friday, October 18, 2019 - 3:29pm

PHOTOS & VIDEO: Patriots complete historic comeback to retain league title

Saturday - Playoffs finals (Game 7) Patriots 65-59 REG PATRIOTS were Saturday night crowned as the 2018/2019 champions of the Bank of Kigali Basketball National League after beating Rwanda Energy Group (REG) in a thrilling 65-59 Game 7 victory at Kigali Arena. The Patriots staved off...

Sunday, September 22, 2019 - 2:58pm

Hagumintwari powers Patriots past REG as finals head into epic Game 7

Saturday Game 7 Patriots Vs REG 7pm Friday Game 6 Patriots 78-60 REG It will be a do-or-die battle on Saturday night as champions Patriots and hopefuls Rwanda Energy Group (REG) face off in epic Game 7 of the playoffs finals at Kigali Arena.  Patriots look to retain the...

Saturday, September 21, 2019 - 2:15pm

Basketball: REG, Patriots lock horns in Heroes Cup final

Friday REG vs Patriots 20:00 Thursday Patriots 77-67 APR REG 100-83 Espoir Holders Rwanda Energy Group (REG) and Patriots will once again go head-to-head when the two rivals meet in the final of this year’s National Heroes Day basketball tournament at Amahoro Stadium on Friday night....

Friday, February 1, 2019 - 2:21pm

FIBA Africa Zone V: REG, Patriots off to winning starts

Today Men Cobra (S.Sudan) vs REG (Rwanda) 9am Wolkite (Ethiopia) vs Al-Ahly (Egypt) 12:30pm Strathmore (Kenya) vs Oilers (Tanzania) 2:15pm New stars (Burundi) vs Patriots (Rwanda) 4pm JKT (Tanzania) vs Smouha (Ethiopia) 5:45pm KPA (Kenya) vs EWSA (Ethiopia) 7:45pm Women KPA (Kenya) vs APR...

Monday, October 1, 2018 - 9:04am

FIBA-Africa Zone V: Patriots, REG begin quest for first regional title

Today Group A EWSA (Ethiopia) vs Smouha (Egypt) 10am KPA (Kenya) vs REG (Rwanda) 12pm Cobra (S.Sudan) vs JKT (Tanzania) 2pm Group B Wolkite (Ethiopia) vs Patriots (Rwanda) 6:30pm Al-Ahly (Egypt) vs Oilers (Tanzania) 8:30pm New Stars (Burundi) vs Strathmore (Kenya) 10:30pm RWANDA’s...

Sunday, September 30, 2018 - 12:07pm

B-ball playoffs: Patriots urged to remain focused ahead of must-win Game 5

HENRY Mwinuke, the head coach of Patriots basketball club, has urged his players to stay focused and consider Game 5 of the playoffs finals as a do-or-die clash as they seek to retain the title come August 10. Holders Patriots overcame archrivals REG 74-71 in Game 4 of the best-of-five finals on...

Monday, August 6, 2018 - 1:05am

Hoops playoffs: Patriots beat REG in Game 4 to level series

Best-of-five finals Game 4 Patriots  74-71  REG Patriots bounced back from Game 3 defeat to beat arch-rivals Rwanda Energy Group (REG) 74-71 in Game 4 on Friday to tie the series to 2-2 ahead of Game 5 slated for August 10. On Thursday, in Game 3, REG had overcome Patriots in a...

Sunday, August 5, 2018 - 1:17am

Hoops playoffs: REG beat Patriots in Game 2 to level final series

Friday REG 73-65 Patriots Rwanda Energy Group (REG) bounced back from Game 1 defeat to beat arch-rivals Patriots 73-65 in Game 2 on Friday to tie the series to 1-1 ahead of Game 3 slated for August 2. Patriots had defeated REG 63-58 in Game 1, on July 20. Patrick Ngwijuruvugo’s REG took...

Saturday, July 28, 2018 - 10:38pm

Basketball: Patriots, REG set date for playoffs finals

Saturday Semi-finals, Game 2 IPRC- Kigali 77-85 Patriots APR 61-93 REG Friday Semi-finals, Game 1 REG 84-79 APR Patriots 86-63 IPRC- Kigali STAR TIMES Basketball League champions Patriots and Rwanda Energy Group (REG) have reached the finals of the 2018 Play-off Games after their...

Monday, July 16, 2018 - 1:02am

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 - 3:42am