Natnael Tesfazion

Covid-19: Sempoma worried over riders' fitness

Félix Sempoma, the head coach of Ignite Benediction Club and assistant coach of the national cycling team, has said that it will require ‘time and hard work’ for riders to get back to competitive form after months of lockdown due to Covid-19 pandemic. Cycling is one of the non-...

Monday, June 22, 2020 - 9:36pm

Mugisha eyes 'stronger showing' at 2021 Tour du Rwanda edition

MOISE Mugisha has said that he will be looking to do better at the 2021 Tour du Rwanda following his stellar performance in the just concluded 2020 edition where he finished as the runner-up. The 22-year-old confesses that winning the race would be a ‘dream come true’ as he takes aim...

Tuesday, March 3, 2020 - 5:27pm

Tesfazion crowned Tour du Rwanda 2020 champion

General classification (Top 3) 1. Natnael Tesfazion – 23:12:01 2. Moise Mugisha – 23:13:06 3. Patrick Schelling – 23:13:45 NATNAEL Tesfazion has become the third Eritrean and second in a row to win Tour du Rwanda after being crowned as this year’s champion on...

Sunday, March 1, 2020 - 4:05pm

Tour du Rwanda: Restrepo claims fourth win, Tesfazion retains Yellow

Saturday Individual Time Trial (4.5km) Select results 1. Valencia Restrepo – 06'32''38 2. Hailu Biniam – 06'34''56 3. Patrick Schelling – 06'38''07 11. Joseph Areruya – 06'55''13 21. Natnael Tesfazion...

Saturday, February 29, 2020 - 7:42pm

Tour du Rwanda 2020: Restrepo wins Stage 5, Tesfazion stays in Yellow

Colombian Valencia Jhonatan Restrepo has claimed his second victory at the ongoing Tour du Rwanda 2020 after outclassing a host of rivals in a sprint photo finish of the fifth stage on Thursday. Restrepo, also winner of the third stage, beat to the line Frenchman Romain Cardis and Eritrean...

Thursday, February 27, 2020 - 5:25pm

Tour du Rwanda 2020: Mugisha eyes Tesfazion’s Yellow Jersey

Thursday Stage 5: Rubavu – Musanze (84.7km) Wednesday (Stage 4) Select results 1. Natnael Tesfazion (Eritrea) – 5:34:46 2. Kent Main (ProTouch) – 5:34:47 3. Moise Mugisha (SACA) – 5:34:54 4. Kruger Hendrik (ProTouch) – 5:37:10 5. Shtein Grigoriy (...

Thursday, February 27, 2020 - 10:04am

Tour du Rwanda 2020: Mugisha moves into second behind Eritrean Tesfazion

RWANDA’s Moise Mugisha has moved into second place in the general classification of the 2020 Tour du Rwanda after finishing third in Stage 4, only behind winner – and now race leader – Eritrean Natnael Tesfazion, and Kent Main. Mugisha, 22, covered the 206.3km stage 4 distance...

Wednesday, February 26, 2020 - 3:42pm

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