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Potgieter sprints to Emperors title

Africa Silks-Bestmed’s Anriette Schoeman celebrates victory in the 98km Emperors Palace Classic road race in Johannesburg today. Photo: Yolanda van der Stoep

Team RoadCover’s Bradley Potgieter underlined his sprinting prowess when he surged to victory in the 98km Emperors Palace Classic road race in Johannesburg on Sunday. Potgieter, who stepped into the role after the team’s first-choice sprinter and Cape Town Cycle Tour champion Clint Hendricks fell ill in the build-up to the race, outsprinted Team Telkom’s Reynard Butler and Nolan Hoffman ...

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Dark horses to challenge for 2016 Tour Durban glory

The recently launched Darkhorse-AutoDen Racing team is relishing taking on the 2016 aQuellé Tour Durban on Sunday 24 April. They will be represented by Tyler Day (left), Jaco van Dyk (second left), Herman Fouche (third left), Armand Mouton (second right) and Dennis van Niekerk (right) at the clash while team member and manager Dusty Day (third right) will not participate.

Durban – A new team on the block perhaps but they’re certainly no strangers to the South African Road Racing circuit or the aQuellé Tour Durban and as such the Darkhorse–AutoDen Racing team is relishing tackling this year’s edition of the 105km event on Sunday, 24 April. With the likes of Tyler Day and Herman Fouche in their ranks, along ...

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Hendricks reduced to domestique at Emperors

Cape Town Cycle Tour champion Clint Hendricks (Team RoadCover) has been reduced to the role of domestique in Sunday’s Emperors Palace Classic cycle classic. Photo: Warren Elsom/Capcha

Just when he was showing good form, a severe bout of flu has possibly dashed Clint Hendricks’ hopes of scalping another top title when the Emperors Palace Classic cycling race takes place over 98km on Sunday. The 24-year-old Team RoadCover sprinter took the biggest victory of his career when he triumphed in the Cape Town Cycle Tour in a thrilling ...

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ProTouch crit returns to old Emperors circuit

The second leg of the ProTouch Cycling Club National Criterium Series, which is held in conjunction with the Emperors Palace Road Classic on Sunday, April 10, will mark a return to the famous old circuit featuring the Chariots Statue.

The second leg of the ProTouch Cycling Club National Criterium Series, which is held in conjunction with the Emperors Palace Road Classic on Sunday, April 10, will mark a return to the famous old circuit featuring the Chariots Statue. “The support of Emperors Palace has allowed us to reinstate the traditional route that enables spectators to witness the thrills of criterium ...

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De Bod and Langvad win Tour of Good Hope

Denmark’s Annika Langvad en route to victory in the final stage of the Bestmed Tour of Good Hope above Paarl today. Photo: Warren Elsom/Capcha

Stefan de Bod finished second on the final stage to win the overall title at the Bestmed Tour of Good Hope at the Taal Monument above Paarl today. The 19-year-old Dimension Data star took the yellow jersey after the individual time-trial on stage two and never looked in trouble as he went about his business of defending it over the ...

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