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Eritrea’s Mekseb Debesay Becomes the Overall Winner of Cameroon Tour

SUCCESS. Mekseb Debesay did not only win the laps, but also the general trophy of the race
Mekseb Debesay did not only win the laps but the Jerseies too: Yellow (over all winner), Blue ( Best African rider), White(Best Young rider) and White dots (Best climber)

By Cameroon Tribune,

ERITREAN born Mekseb Debesay who rides for the German club Bike Aid emerged the overall winner of the 14th edition of the Grand Prix International Chantal Biya which ended yesterday in Yaounde.

Debesay benefited from the fall of a group of Cameroonian cyclists to cover up a 22 seconds gap separating him from the race leader on the eve of the last lap, Kamzong Abessolo and win not only the lap but also the yellow jersey of the overall winner of the race. He also won the white jersey of the best youth and the sky blue jersey of the best African of the race. jerseies

However the green jersey for the general classification on points was won by Mraouni Sallah Edine of Morocco who also won white dotted red jersey reserved for the best climber.  Continue reading Eritrea’s Mekseb Debesay Becomes the Overall Winner of Cameroon Tour