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Team MTN-Qhubeka Soon to be Called Team Dimension Data

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Dimension Data and Deloitte are now the Principal and Gold sponsors of Africa’s leading cycling team. It’s brand name Team MTN-Qhubeka will be changed into Team Dimension Data by 2016.

By TesfaNews,

Team Dimension Data riding for Qhubeka will be the new name of the MTN-Qhubeka team in 2016. Dimenson Data was confirmed as a sponsor of the team back in July but has since stepped forward as a primary sponsor after telecoms company MTN decided to end their partnership with the team.

Dimension Data are also the technology partner for the Tour de France, running a beta live tracking site during this year’s race. Continue reading Team MTN-Qhubeka Soon to be Called Team Dimension Data

ቮልታ እስጳኛ 2015 ፡ ናትናኤል ኣብ ዓቐብ ኣተዂሩ ክሰርሕ ተሓቢሩ

“ዳግማይ ኣብ ቮልታ እስጳኛ ይወዳደር ብምህላወይ ኣዝየ ሕጉስ እየ፣ ዝሓለፈ ዓመት ኣብ ዝተሳተፍኩሉ ውድድር ቮልታ እስጳኛ ብቕዓተይ ኣሰካፊ ነበረ፣ ሎሚ ግን ብኣንጻሩ እዩ – ኣብ ጽቡቕ ኩነታት ይርከብ፣ ብብቕዓት ጥራይ ዘይኮነስ ብስነልቦና እውን ነዚ ውድድር እኹል ምድላዋት ብምግባር ይኣቱ ኣለኹ” – ናትናኤል ብርሃነ

ኤርምያስ ገብረልዑል

ደ ካብቶም ናይ ዓለምና ‘ግራንድ ቱራት’ ዝኾነ ቮልታ እስጳኛ፡ ሎሚ ካብ ፖርት ባኑስ ናብ ማርበላ ብዝበጽሕ ናይ 7.4 ኪሎሜተር ውድድር ክፍልም እዩ፣ ኣብዚ 21 መድረኻት ዝሽፍን ውድድር፡ ቀጻልነት ሱታፌ ኤርትራውያን ተቐዳደምቲ ተረጋጊጹ ኣሎ – ብመገዲ ተቐዳዳማይ ኤምቲኤን ኵቤካ ናትናኤል ብርሃነ።

ኣብ ዝሓለፈ ዓመታት ምስ ክለብ ዩሮፕ ካር ኮይኑ ናይ ቮልታ ዕዮኡ ብግቡእ ዝፈጸመ ናትናኤል፡ ሎሚ፡ ነታ ብባንዴራ ሃገሩ ዝወቀበት ፍልይቲ ማልያ ክለቡ ወድዩ ምስ ኤምቲኤን ክሳተፍ እዩ። ኣብ ዝገደመ ውድድር ብሽክለታ ዓለም – ቱር ደ ፍራንስ፡ ብመገዲ ዳንኤል ተኽለሃይማኖት፡ ኩሚንግስ …ወዘተ ስማ ዝኾልዐት ኤምቲኤን፡ ኣብዚ ናይ እስጳኛ ውድድር ንናትናኤል ብርሃነ መራሒ ጋንታ ገይራ መዚዛቶ ኣላ። Continue reading ቮልታ እስጳኛ 2015 ፡ ናትናኤል ኣብ ዓቐብ ኣተዂሩ ክሰርሕ ተሓቢሩ

Eritrean Champ Natnael Berhane Targets GC at Tour of Utah

“I am happy to be part of this race wearing my national jersey once again… Tour of Utah is also part of my build up for the Vuelta a Espana so I would like to finish high up on the GC here” – Natnael Berhane

By MTN-Qhubeka,

Team MTN-Qhubeka will line up with a strong team at the Tour of Utah led by Natnael Berhane of Eritrea who comes off a 5th place finish at the recent Tour of Austria, along with stage victor from Austria, Johann van Zyl, Jay Thomson, Songezo Jim, Adrien Niyonshuti, Youcef Reguigui, Matt Brammeier and Matt Goss. Continue reading Eritrean Champ Natnael Berhane Targets GC at Tour of Utah

MTN Drop Sponsorship of Qhubeka Cycling Team

SETBACK. Despite the team’s superb performance at the 2015 Tour de France by obliterating all expectations, mobile phone network MTN said its partnership with Qhubeka cycling team had “reached its conclusion”, and won’t be renewable.

By Associated Press,

The title sponsor of the African cycling team that made an impressive debut at the Tour de France said on Wednesday that it was ending its agreement, citing the “normal business practice” of reviewing commercial agreements.

Despite praising the team’s “outstanding performance”, the mobile phone network MTN said its partnership with South Africa-based MTN-Qhubeka had “reached its conclusion” and it would not be renewing. Continue reading MTN Drop Sponsorship of Qhubeka Cycling Team

Tour de France #17: 12th for Daniel, 14th for Merhawi and 2nd for MTN-Qhubeka

By MTN-Qhubeka,

STAGE 17 of the Tour de France would be another excellent day for Team MTN-Qhubeka p/b Samsung, as our African team consolidated its 2nd place in the team ranking overall by having 3 riders finish in the top 15 on the stage. Simon Geschke (Giant-Alpecin) was the rider who won the stage. Continue reading Tour de France #17: 12th for Daniel, 14th for Merhawi and 2nd for MTN-Qhubeka

From Eritrea with love – Tour de France

By Henock Daniel,

DANIEL Teklehaimanot breaks and there is no reaction. We have the first African king of the mountains at the Tour de France…” were words of the NBC sports commentator of the day. “Thumbs up for Eritrea Thumbs of for Daniel Teklehaimanot” he added. If only he had known. Even Daniel didn’t seem to realize the gravity of what just happened. His reaction to securing the first ever Polka Dot Jersey, the King of the Mountains, was a nonchalant thumb up. Continue reading From Eritrea with love – Tour de France