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Eritrea-born Bahta wins European 5000m gold

Eritrea-born Bahta wins European 5000m gold

The promise of Dutch delight turned to despair – and ultimately silver and bronze consolation – in the dramatic closing stages of the women’s 5,000m final on the penultimate day… Read more »

African cycling team reaches landmark moment with La Vuelta a Espana

African cycling team reaches landmark moment with La Vuelta a Espana

MTN-Qhubeka reached a “landmark” moment in African cycling sports with today’s announcement that it will be Africa’s first ever professional cycling club to race a grand tour at the 2014 La Vuelta… Read more »

Final Day Roundup: Eritrea’s Abrar Osman takes bronze medal in Marrakech

Final Day Roundup: Eritrea’s Abrar Osman takes bronze medal in Marrakech

The 2014 African Championships in Marrakech drew to a close on Thursday (14) as no fewer than 15 titles were decided. One of the most hotly contested of those, the… Read more »

Eritrean Teklehaimanot in the lead group of Vuelta a Burgos 1st stage

Eritrean Teklehaimanot in the lead group of Vuelta a Burgos 1st stage

Juan Jose Lobato (Movistar) won the opening stage of the Vuelta a Burgos by being the fastest in the technical uphill sprint. Lobato came in ahead of Daniel Moreno (Katusha) and… Read more »

Merhawi Kudus climbs into young riders jersey at Route du Sud

Merhawi Kudus climbs into young riders jersey at Route du Sud

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… Read more »

Natnael Berhane wins National ITT Championship in Eritrea

Natnael Berhane wins National ITT Championship in Eritrea

May 31, 2014 (Asmara) – Natnael Berhane (Europcar) wins the Eritrean National Individual Time Trial (ITT) Championship ahead of Daniel Teklehaimanot (MTN-Qhubeka) on Saturday. The Europcar rider returned home to… Read more »

Giant’s pick Berhe is Eritrea’s first NFL player

Giant’s pick Berhe is Eritrea’s first NFL player

May 19, 2014 (New York) New York Post – You may or may not be able to tell a man by his tweets, but in Nat Berhe’s case, two he… Read more »

Ghebreselassie youngest winner in the history of the Gothenburg marathon

Ghebreselassie youngest winner in the history of the Gothenburg marathon

May 17, 2014 (Gothenburg) – Eritrea’s Ghirmay Ghebreselassie won the Göteborgsvavet Half Marathon 2014 in Gothenburg, Sweden on Saturday after finishing third place during the same event in 2013. Shortly… Read more »

Eritrea’s Merhawi Kudus favourite at the Tour of Turkey

Eritrea’s Merhawi Kudus favourite at the Tour of Turkey

Eritrea’s Merhawi Kudus (Team MTN-Qhubeka) is one of the favourites to take over from compatriot  and 2013 Tour of Turkey winner Natnael Berhane (Europcar) and claim victory in the prestigious… Read more »

Meb Keflezighi wins Boston Marathon

Meb Keflezighi wins Boston Marathon

American Meb Keflezighi won the Boston Marathon men’s title on a day that was marked by remembrances of the bombings one year ago. He held off Wilson Chebet of Kenya… Read more »