Eritrean Natnael Berhane registers historical triumph in Gabonese Tour as African cyclist representing EURO CAR Club
Eritrean Natnael Berhane registered a historical triumph in the Gabonese Tour as an African cyclist and representing EURO CAR Club.
Asmara, 20 January 2014 – Eritrean Natnael Berhane registered a historical triumph in the Gabonese Tour as an African cyclist and representing EURO CAR Club.
The professional racer cruised a total of 22 hours 52 minutes and 24 seconds in the course of the Tour’s 7 tournaments, preceding by a second to Spanish Wallis Leo Sanchez who registered remarkable achievements in Tour de France.
Accordingly, Natnael has held the record for first victorious African cyclist in Tour de Gabon, which accomplishment has been long-cherished by the steadfast competitor.
Reports indicated that 5 professional Clubs took part in the competition, and various sides had forecasted that Wallis Leo would emerge glorious in the Tour as Natnael would demonstrate remarkable competency.
Accordingly, Spanish Egotiz Gargachia concluded the competition ranking 3rd and lagging from Natnael by 2 seconds.