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We Eritreans Play as Hard as We Work!

 Eritrea, the land of the can-do-people. Ghirmay and Daniel
HISTORY MADE ONCE AGAIN. From being the first African to race at the Tour de France and win a Polka dot King of the Mountains Jersey to the youngest-ever winner of any road event, male or female, at the world championships. Eritrea, the land of the can-do-people!

By Alem Fisshatzion,

Eritrean youths have once again proven to the world that we Eritreans play as hard as we work! As Ghirmay Ghebreslassie claims Eritrea’s first ever Gold medal in world athletics championship, he has also broken a world record in his own rights since he is the youngest ever marathon world champion. Continue reading We Eritreans Play as Hard as We Work!

“ቱር ደ ፍራንስ 2015፡ ኤርትራውያን ታሪኽ ዝጸሓፉሉ ስፖርታዊ መድረኽ’ዩ” ተዓዘብቲ

ኤርትራውያን ተቐዳደምቲ ዳንኤል ተኽለሃይማኖትን መርሃዊ ቅዱስን ኣብ ፋልማይ ሱታፌኦም ኣብ ቱር ደ ፍራንስ 77 ነጥቢ ብምውህላል፡ ኤርትራ ምስተን ኣብ ‘ዎርልድ ቱር’ ነጥቢ ዘመዝገባ 31 ሃገራት ክትስራዕ ኣብቂዖምዋ ኣለዉ።

ካብ ሓዳስ ኤርትራ

4 ክሳብ 26 ሓምለ 2015 ዝተኻየደ መበል 102 ርእሰ ኩሉ ውድድራት ቅድድም ብሽክለታ ዓለም – ቱር.ደ.ፍራንስ፡ ኤርትራውያን ተቐዳደምቲ ሓድሽ ታሪኽ ዝጸሓፉሉን ሓበን ሃገሮምን ኣፍሪቃን ምዃኖም ዘመስከሩሉን ምንባሩ፡ ነቲ ውድድር ብልዑል ሓበን ዝተኸታተሉ ተዓዘብቲ ገሊጾም።

ምስ ደቡብ-ኣፍሪቃዊት ክለብ ኤም.ቲ.ኤን ኲቤካ ዝተሰለፉ ዳንኤል ተኽለሃይማኖትን መርሃዊ ቅዱስን ኣብቲ ውድድር ምስ ስሙያት ተቐዳደምቲ ገጢሞም ብቕዓቶም ዘመስከሩ ናይ መጀመርታ ጸለምቲ ኣፍሪቃውያን ካብ ምዃን ሓሊፎም፡ በዳህትን ዕዉታትን ክኾኑ ምብቅዖም፡ ንምዕባለ ቅድድም ብሽክለታ ኤርትራን ኣህጉር ኣፍሪቃን ድርኺት ዝፈጥር ከምዝኾነ፡ እቶም ወሃብቲ ርእይቶ ሓቢሮም። Continue reading “ቱር ደ ፍራንስ 2015፡ ኤርትራውያን ታሪኽ ዝጸሓፉሉ ስፖርታዊ መድረኽ’ዩ” ተዓዘብቲ

Eritrea at Tour de France: Superb Performance and Mission Accomplished

The memory of this year’s Tour de France will remain in the minds of the Eritrean people for many years to come, especially the moment in which Daniel Teklehaimanot coming to the podium waving the Eritrean flag that no athlete had done it before. Thank you guys for giving us the opportunity to be proud one more time.

By Yishak Yared | Shabit.com,

For years, every July, we have been sitting for hours concentrating on our television sets to watch Tour de France. The big names in every one’s mind were Armstrong, Contador, Cavandish, and what have you. 2015 Tour de France, however, is different for us. Our attention completely shifted for our guys Daniel Teklehaimanot and Merhawi Kudus who are participating in the prestigious event. Continue reading Eritrea at Tour de France: Superb Performance and Mission Accomplished

President Zuma Congratulates MTN-Qhubeka and Daniel Teklehaimanot

“I am pleased MTN-Qhubeka’s cyclist Daniel Teklehiminot of the sister State of Eritrea won the King of the Montain’s jersey – the first African to wear the Tour’s polka-dot jersey.” – President Jacob Zuma

President Jacob Zuma has congratulated South Africa’s nine-man MTN-Qhubeka Cycling Team – the first African professional cycling team to participate in the Tour de France’s 112-year history. Continue reading President Zuma Congratulates MTN-Qhubeka and Daniel Teklehaimanot

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