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MTN-Qhubeka Become First African Pro Continental Team

This good omen will turn the three Eritrean riders within the team (Ferekalsi Debesay, Meron Russom and Jani Tewelde) to become professional Cyclists by 2013.

Following Daniel Teklehaymanot and Natnael Berhane, three more Eritreans from MTN-Qhubeka Team will go Professional in 2013

By Mark Squire,

Team MTN-Qhubeka has become the first African team to join the second division of world cycling; the highest level from any team on the continent after the International Cycling Union (UCI) confirmed its status as a Professional Continental team for 2013.

MTN South Africa Chief Marketing Officer Serame Taukobong says MTN are fully behind the team following the incredible achievement:  Continue reading MTN-Qhubeka Become First African Pro Continental Team