Yesterday Team MTN-Qhubeka p/b Samsung was granted a historic first invitation to the Tour the France by the Aumary Sports Organisation (ASO). Looking forward to also receiving wildcards for Classics like the Tour of Flanders and Paris-Roubaix as well as the Vuelta a Espana, the team intends to further strengthen its line-up with the addition of former multiple Irish road champion Matthew Brammeier. After having ridden at the World Tour level with teams like Omega-Pharma Quickstep and HTC Highroad in previous years, he would add experience to the South African Pro-Continental team for the 2015 season. The team is currently awaiting the UCI’s confirmation to.