Vincenzo Nibali (Bahrain-Merida) won the 3rd stage of the Vuelta a Espana, winning a small group sprint ahead of David de la Cruz (Quickstep-Floors) and Chris Froome (Team Sky) respectively. Froome pulled on the overall race leaders jersey after the stage. The 3rd stage of the Vuelta a Espana took the peloton straight into the mountains for a tough 158km stage to Andorra. Unfortunately for Team Dimension Data for Qhubeka, we were dealt a huge blow even before the stage began as Ben King was not able to take the start today due to illness. The stage went on and after the first early climb of.
Team Dimension Data for Qhubeka are pleased to announce that Tom-Jelte Slagter will join our African Team in 2018. Tom-Jelte Slagter has signed for Team Dimension Data for Qhubeka after spending the last four seasons with the Cannondale-Drapac outfit. Slagter’s name first rose to prominence in 2013 when he won the Tour Down Under overall. As the Dutchman progressed to hone his craft as a punchy rider, he went on to take stage wins at races like Paris-Nice, Tour of Alberta and Haut Var. Just this year, he pipped our Mekseb Debesay for the stage 2 win at the Tour of Austria. While Slagter has.