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Kudus Climbs to 5th and Best Young Rider Jersey at Route Du Sud Stage 2

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

By MTN Qhubeka,

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 Merhawi Kudus put in a stellar performance, crossing the line in 5th place alongside Rogers, Valverde and a few others.  Continue reading Kudus Climbs to 5th and Best Young Rider Jersey at Route Du Sud Stage 2

Eritrean Merhawi Kudus turns Professional Cyclist for MTN-Qhubeka

The most exciting talent from Africa

By 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