Merhawi Kudus Bio

Merhawi Kudus

Date of birth: 23rd January 1994 (22) Nationality: Eritrea
Weight: 58 kg
Height: 1.73 m
PCS Ranking: 434

Merhawi Kudus

2016 Dimension Data (WT)
2015 MTN - Qhubeka (PCT)
2014 MTN - Qhubeka (PCT)
2013 Bretagne - Séché Environnement (PCT)

Performance by specialty

  • One day races50%
  • GC100%
  • Time trial‎20%
  • Sprint10%
Merhawi Kudus Ghebremedhin (born January 23, 1994) is an Eritrean cyclist. He is a member of the team Team Dimension Data. He was named in the start list for the 2015 Tour de France, becoming one of the first two black Africans to start the Tour alongside team-mate and countryman Daniel Teklehaimanot. At the age of 21 Kudus was the youngest rider in the race.

Cycling History

Latest News

March 14, 2016
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Merhawi Wins U23 Gold

ERITREAN rider Merhawi Kudus from team MTN-Qhubeka today won the under 23 Individual Time Trial race of the Confederation of African Cycling Road Championships. Merhawi posted […]
March 14, 2016
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Eritrea’s Tour de France Hopeful

VISA problems and flight delays means MTN-Qhubeka rider Merhawi Kudus arrived in Bridlington for stage one of the Tour de Yorkshire with just minutes to spare. […]
February 22, 2016
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Merhawi Can be Future African Tour de France Winner: MTN-Qhubeka

AS THE 2015 Tour de France heads towards its third week, MTN-Qhubeka Team Principal Douglas Ryder made the boldest prediction of the event so far. I […]