Natnael Berhane Winner of 9th La Tropicale Amissa Bongo

Frédérique Robert (Wanty) won last stage. Eritrean Natnael Berhane (Europcar) won the final classement – first ever win by an African Rider By CapitalEritrea, Natnael Berhane (Europcar) has won the 9th edition of the Tropical Amissa Bongo 2014, becoming the first-ever victory of an African rider competing in the race. Since its first launch in […]

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Natnael to Inherit Tour of Turkey Win if Sayar Returned Positive for Doping

Eritrean Cyclist Natnael Berhane (Europcar) who stood second in the 2013 Tour of Turkey might possibily be the automatic winner if Turkish winner Mustafa Sayar confirmed positive for doping test By velonews.com, Turkish rider Mustafa Sayar has been provisionally suspended after returning a positive doping test at the Tour of Algeria in March. Sayar (Torku […]

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Natnael Berhane wins Queen Stage at Tour of Turkey

African champion Natnael Berhane (EUC) proved Eritrean cycling had come of age when he gave his country its most significant victory to date By Cycling News, Natnael Berhane (Team Europcar) won the stage two mountain finish to Elmali with a powerful surge to the line after leading the attack that decided the queen stage of […]

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Natnael Berhane and Merhawi Kudus: Eritrea’s Champions of the Future

The buzz at the Tropicale Amissa Bongo stage race in Gabon is all about the Eritreans. By Andy McGrath, Four days into the race, the national squad leads the African teams’ classification and have five riders in the top twenty overall, having matched strong European squads like Europcar and Lotto-Belisol blow for blow. And all […]

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