He pulled from 13th at the opening stage to 5th on the 2nd stage. Good to see him back after broke his collarbone during Tour of Turkey
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NICOLAS Roche ( Tinkoff Saxo) took out the stage win on the 2nd day of racing at the Route du Sud. Roche’s team mate, Michael Rogers made it a 1-2 for their team by crossing the line 2nd with Alejandro Valverde (Movistar) in 3rd position.
Team MTN-Qhubeka p/b Samsung had
put in a stellar performance, crossing the line in 5th place alongside Rogers, Valverde and a few others. Merhawi Kudus Continue reading Kudus Climbs to 5th and Best Young Rider Jersey at Route Du Sud Stage 2
The most exciting talent from Africa
, Box Sore News A trainee this season at the World Cycling Centre (WCC), Merhawi Kudus will race in the professional peloton in 2014 with Team MTN-Qhubeka p/b Samsung.
This 19-year-old Eritrean is considered one of the most exciting talents from Africa. He finished second in the general classification of the Vuelta Ciclista a León (2.2) and has won amateur events in Italy (Freccia dei Vini) and France (Tour de Côte d’Or).
Continue reading Eritrean Merhawi Kudus turns Professional Cyclist for MTN-Qhubeka