Serge Pauwels won the final stage of the Tour de Yorkshire with teammate Omar Fraile securing 2nd, after what was a brilliant display of teamwork by Team Dimension Data for Qhubeka today. With the final stage results, our African Team also secured 1st and 2nd overall at the Tour de Yorkshire. The final stage of the Tour de Yorkshire started with a 7-rider break going clear early on. The peloton allowed the gap to grow to 4-minutes with Bernhard Eisel, our African Team captain, controlling affairs from the main group together with our young Australian, Ben O’Connor. Kristian Sbaragli was tasked with looking after our.
The Tour de Romandie came to a conclusion today with Primoz Roglic (Team LottoNL-Jumbo) winning the final stage. Richie Porte (BMC Racing) won the Tour de Romandie overall. Natnael Berhane was the best placed rider from Team Dimension Data for Qhubeka placing 23rd overall. The final 18km individual time trial stage was the big GC deciding stage of this year’s Tour de Romandie. It was a tough course with an 8km climb followed by a fast and technical descent in Lausanne. Our African Team riders all fared strongly on the uphill section of the course, clocking some strong intermediate times. The descent though suited the.
The team had a good showing in the queen stage of the Tour de Romandie, with Youcef Reguigui in the early breakaway and Natnael Berhane in the final climb..
The team put in a huge performance on stage two of the Tour de Yorkshire. Kristian Sbaragli repeated his performance from the first stage and fought hard for his sixth place in the bunch sprint..