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Lineup: Strade Bianche

In only its 13th year, Strade Bianche has already been written into the history books as one of the most iconic cycling classics in the world. Taking place on Saturday, the Italian UCI World Tour Classic will once again head to the famous white Tuscan roads. Team Dimension Data for Qhubeka will line up at Strade Bianche on Saturday, intent on pulling off another strong World Tour result with a versatile line up. Our Riders to watchBen King – With his European base only a little over an hour drive away from Siena, Strade Bianche is close enough to be a home race for King.Read More →

UAE Tour #5: Beast roars to 5th

Reinardt Janse van Rensburg scored an impressive 5th place finish on stage 5 of the UAE Tour, in a race won in a photo-finish by Elia Viviani (DQS). It was an impressive display from ‘The Beast’ who had been left ruing his previous days efforts at Hatta Dam. Our team had been looking at positioning Mark Cavendish for the finale but the Manxman had a mechanical issue inside the final 6km that all but put paid to his chances. This result comes in what has been a frustrating week for the team after their strong performance in the opening team time trial. He said itRead More →

Lineup: Opening Weekend

The first weekend of March will, in the cycling world, be known as Opening Weekend. Opening Weekend marks the “opening” of the Spring Classics season, with the UCI World Tour Omloop Het Nieuwsblad on Saturday and the UCI 1.HC Kuurne-Brussels-Kuurne on Sunday. Team Dimension Data for Qhubeka will be lining up with the defending Omloop champion, Michael Valgren, on Saturday and he will have a strong team around him. The beautiful European weather we have been experiencing up until now is also set to take a turn just in time for Opening Weekend. So, with the expected rain and wind, the 200km routes of bothRead More →

Volta ao Algarve #5: Cummings late attack yields 5th place

Zdenek Stybar (Deceuninck-Quickstep) won the final stage of the Volta ao Algarve, getting the better of Soren Kragh Andersen (Team Sunweb) on the final climb of Alto do Malhao. Team Dimension Data for Qhubeka had Steve Cummings finish in 5th place after a trademark late attack, with 20km to go, saw our British star form part of the stage deciding break. Cummings, Stybar and Andersen forced out a minutes gap over reduced peloton, heading toward the final 3km climb of the race. Upon reaching the climb, “Stevo” was distanced early on but rode within himself to hang onto a decent 5th place result, as theRead More →

UAE Tour: Lineup

The UCI World Tour peloton heads to the United Arab Emirates this weekend for the inaugural edition of the 7-stage UAE Tour, starting on Sunday. After a successful opening World Tour campaign in Australia, Team Dimension Data for Qhubeka will look to improve on our World Tour ranking with another strong performance at the UAE Tour. The UAE Tour offers something for all types of riders with 3 sprint stages, 2 big mountain summit finishes, 1 punchy stage and a team time trial that will get the race underway. Our riders to watchMark Cavendish – Making his return to racing at the Vuelta a SanRead More →

Volta ao Algarve #2: Valgren hangs tough for top 10

Tadej Pogacar (UAE-Emirates) won the 2nd stage of the Volta ao Algarve, climbing to victory ahead of Wout Poels (Team Sky) and Enric Mas (Deceuninck-Quickstep). The tough final 8km climb of the 2nd Volta ao Algarve stage did not neccasarily suit any of our Team Dimension Data for Qhubeka riders, but that did not stop Michael Valgren from going toe-to-toe with the specialist climbers. Our Danish star dug deep to match the pace set by Team Sky on the slopes of the Alto da Foia, eventually hanging on to finish in a credible 10th place. Stage 2 Results 1st – Tadej Pogacar (UAE-Emirates) 2nd –Read More →

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