Daniel Teklehaimanot Wants More Success in 2015

By Sadhbh O’Shea, FOR Daniel Teklehaimanot, the path through professional cycling has been tricky and, at times, hugely frustrating. A former African road and time trial champion, there was a lot of excitement around his signing with Orica-GreenEdge in 2012. However, the relationship was doomed to fail with visa problems blighting much of Teklehaimanot’s time […]

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Vuelta a España: Merhawi Kudus Feeling Strong Ahead of Grand Tour Debut

Eritrean looking for opportunities in the mountains By Sam Dansie, MTN-Qhubeka’s debut Vuelta a España squad was presented to the media yesterday and one of the main men in demand was Merhawi Kudus who, at 20, is the youngest rider in the race. The Eritrean climber – one of three in the race, alongside team-mate […]

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Merhawi Kudus, the other African Sensation at the Presidential Tour of Turkey

By Presidential Tour of Turkey, ERITREA’s Merhawi Kudus (Team MTN-Qhubeka) is one of the favourites to take over from compatriot Natnael Berhane (Europcar) and claim victory in the Presidential of Turkey, celebrating its 50th anniversary this year. Last year, the Presidential Tour of Turkey had made headlines by crowning the first Black African rider in a […]

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