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Defending Champion Natnael Berhane Won the 2012 African Championship

Mission Accomplished! Eritrea is now Africa’s Cycling Champion three years in a Row

Natnael Berhane Delivering his second and Eritrea’s third consecutive African Champion title

By TesfaNews,

Last year’s African Cycling Champion, Eritrean Natnael Berhane, becomes the 2012 African Cycling Champion, again, by winning the final race set by this year’s Continental Championship in Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso).

He sweeps up two gold medals after winning the 170Km race both for the elite men and U23 titles at an astonishing time of 4hr 00’ 27” at an average speed of 42.42 Km/hr.

The 2008 African champion, South African Jay Thomson concludes the race in second place followed by Eritrean Frekalsi DebesyContinue reading Defending Champion Natnael Berhane Won the 2012 African Championship