Official National Paralympic Committee of Rwanda Website

Rwanda got its first set from Intercontinentals

Today on 19th March, 2016 at Anji City, Huzhou County, China Rwanda has played its 4th match in competition. Rwanda quickly won the first set of match against Ukraine, the European Champions 2016 and the only European team which is qualified to play in Rio2016 up to now.

Rwanda took the lead and won the set 25-22 before loosing the following sets in fever of Ukraine. (25-22, 17-25, 17-22, 12-25).

Rwanda team is improving considerably and the fact that it got a set in a strong team like Ukraine is a tangible proof. This is the first international event that Rwanda participate in, after the African Championship 2016 that qualified it to represent Africa in Rio2016 Paralympic Games.

Next matches to play are Iran on 20th and China on 21st March 2016. The team will go back home on 23rd and arrive at Kigali International Airport on Thursday 24th 2:00pm.