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    The UCI Is Supporting Young Riders From Around the World

    When Biniam Girmay won last year’s one-day Gent–Wevelgem, becoming the first African to win a major UCI WorldTour race, it provoked celebrations not only in his home country of Eritrea, but also in the Swiss town of Aigle, home of the UCI World Cycling Centre…

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    Biniam Girmay Wins Stage 10 of the Giro in a Historic Moment

    The 22-year-old rising star is establishing himself as an African ambassador in the world of cycling. After winning at Gent-Wevelgem earlier this year, he won a tough Grand Tour stage in front of Mathieu van der Poel (Alpecin-Fenix). Even the manner in which he won…

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    Biniam Girmay: The African Cycling Superstar

    If you haven’t heard of Biniam Girmay already, you should have. Especially if you call yourself a road cycling fan. His image adorning sports pages everywhere following his Gent-Wevelgem victory may have left the impression he emerged from nowhere. But it couldn’t be farther from…