Metkel Eyob

Metkel Eyob (born 4 September 1993 in Asmara) is an Eritrean cyclist, who currently rides for UCI Continental team Terengganu Cycling Team.[2]

Metkel Eyob
Personal information
Full nameMetkel Eyob
Born (1993-09-04) 4 September 1993 (age 27)
Asmara, Eritrea
Team information
Current teamTerengganu Cycling Team
DisciplineRoad
RoleRider
Amateur teams
2012–2013AS.BE.CO
2015MTN–Qhubeka WCCA Feeder
Professional teams
2016–2017Dimension Data for Qhubeka
2016Team Dimension Data (stagiaire)
2017Team Dimension Data (stagiaire)
2018–Terengganu Cycling Team[1]

Prior to joining the Terengganu Cycling Team in 2018, Eyob rode for two years with Dimension Data for Qhubeka, the development team of Team Dimension Data.[3]

Major resultsEdit

2013
3rd Overall Tour of Rwanda
1st   Mountains classification
1st Stage 6
2014
1st   Young rider classification Tour do Rio
10th Overall Mzansi Tour
2015
1st Hibiscus Cycle Classic
3rd Mayday Classic
4th Overall Tour of Rwanda
1st Stage 7
6th Time trial, National Road Championships
2016
2nd Road race, National Road Championships
2nd Overall Tour of Rwanda
1st Stage 5
7th Road race, African Road Championships
2017
2nd Overall Tour of Rwanda
1st Stages 4 & 6
9th Overall Tour de Hongrie
2018
African Road Championships
1st Team time trial
2nd Road race
1st Stage 1 Tour de Lombok Mandalika
2nd Overall Tour de Filipinas
1st   Mountains classification
1st Stage 4
3rd Road race, National Road Championships
2019
3rd Overall Tour of Peninsular
5th Road race, National Road Championships
6th Overall La Tropicale Amissa Bongo
6th Overall Tour de Indonesia
1st Stage 4
9th Overall Tour of Almaty
2021
2nd Grand Prix Gündoğmuş
3rd Grand Prix Velo Alanya
6th Overall Tour of Mevlana

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Terengganu Inc. TSG Cycling Team". UCI.org. Union Cycliste Internationale. Archived from the original on 21 May 2020. Retrieved 21 May 2020. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  2. ^ "Terengganu Cycling Team". UCI.org. Union Cycliste Internationale. Archived from the original on 28 February 2021. Retrieved 28 February 2021. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  3. ^ "Metkel Eyob". ProCyclingStats. Retrieved 16 July 2016. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)

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