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Giro d’Italia #2: Teklehaimanot Takes King of the Mountains Jersey

HE DID IT AGAIN. Daniel Teklehaimanot made history once again by becoming the first Eritrean (possibly African) rider to win a KOM in the history of the Giro d’Italia.

BY TEAM DIMENSION DATA

The 2nd stage of the Giro d’Italia ended in a mass sprint where Andre Greipel (Lotto-Soudal) reigned supreme. For Team Dimension Data for Qhubeka, it was yet another fantastic stage as Daniel Teklehaimanot took the lead in the King of the Mountains competition and our two sprinters, Kristian Sbaragli and Ryan Gibbons, finished in the top 10 by placing 5th and 7th respectively. Continue reading Giro d’Italia #2: Teklehaimanot Takes King of the Mountains Jersey