A rain soaked final stage brought the Abu Dhabi Tour to a close and it was Caleb Ewan (Orica-Scott) who sprinted to victory. Team Dimension Data for Qhubeka had Mark Cavendish finish 2nd on the line with Andre Greipel (Lotto-Soudal) rounding out the podium. Rui Costa (UAE Abu Dhabi) won the race overall. The final stage of the Abu Dhabi Tour was once again contested over 26 laps of the Yas Marina F1 circuit, which gave riders a total distance of 143km to race. It was said that Abu Dhabi only gets 5 days of rain per year, but today was one such day. The.
Team Dimension Data for Qhubeka’s purple patch at the Tour de Langkawi continued as Ryan Gibbons sprinted to victory during today’s 5th stage. Jakub Mareczko (Willier) finished in 2nd place and Travis McCabe (United Healthcare) was 3rd. Heading into today’s 5th stage of the Tour de Langkawi which took riders on a 151km journey from Meru Reya to Kuala Kubu Bharu, Team Dimension Data for Qhubeka’s top priority was to protect Gibbons’ race leader’s yellow jersey. It was a fast start with multiple attacks in the opening 50km and eventually 1 rider was allowed to go clear, a situation that suited our African Team perfectly. There.