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Kudus claims back-to-back stages in Tour du Rwanda

Eritrean road race champion Merhawi Kudus is happy to have joined Astana for 2019

Eritrean road race champion Merhawi Kudus is happy to have joined Astana for 2019
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Full Results

#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Merhawi Kudus (Eri) Astana Pro Team5:21:15
2Rein Taaramäe (Est) Direct Energie0:00:15
3Matteo Badilatti (Swi) Israel Cycling Academy0:00:43
4Hernan Ricardo Aguirre Caipa (Col) Interpro Cycling Academy0:00:58
5Rodrigo Contreras (Col) Astana Pro Team0:08:02
6Henok Mulueberhan (Eri) Eritrea0:09:27
7Nikita Stalnov (Kaz) Astana Pro Team
8Jeremy Bellicaud (Fra) France U230:09:34
9David Lozano Riba (Spa) Team Novo Nordisk0:09:52
10Joseph Areruya (Rwa) Delko Marseille Provence KTM
11Sirak Tesfom (Eri) Eritrea
12Suleiman Kangangi (Ken) Kenya
13Valens Ndayisenga (Rwa) Rwanda
14Awet Andemeskel (Eri) Israel Cycling Academy
15Eric Manizabayo (Rwa) Benediction Excel Energy0:09:58
16John Kariuki (Ken) Kenya0:13:10
17Hailemichael Mulu (Eth) Dimension Data Continental0:13:53
18Didier Munyaneza (Rwa) Benediction Excel Energy
19Micael Isidoro (Por) Bai Sicasal Petro De Luanda
20Jean Claude Uwizeye (Rwa) Rwanda
21Joonas Henttala (Fin) Team Novo Nordisk
22Yuriy Natarov (Kaz) Astana Pro Team
23Pablo Torres Muiño (Spa) Interpro Cycling Academy
24Florian Hudry (Fra) Interpro Cycling Academy
25Yakob Debesay Abreham (Eri) Eritrea
26Azzedine Lagab (Alg) Algeria
27Jean Bosco Nsengimana (Rwa) Benediction Excel Energy
28Daniel Turek (Cze) Israel Cycling Academy0:20:17
29Samuel Hakiruwizeye (Rwa) Rwanda
30Simon Guglielmi (Fra) France U230:20:19
31Guillaume Almeida (Por) Bai Sicasal Petro De Luanda0:20:21
32Timothy Rugg (USA) Bai Sicasal Petro De Luanda
33Samuel Mugisha (Rwa) Dimension Data Continental0:20:23
34Mekseb Debesay (Eri) Eritrea
35Alessandro Fedeli (Ita) Delko Marseille Provence KTM
36Edwin Avila (Col) Israel Cycling Academy0:22:07
37Adrien Guillonnet (Fra) Interpro Cycling Academy0:22:13
38Jean Damascene Ruberwa (Rwa) Rwanda0:26:57
39Gauthier Navarro (Fra) Interpro Cycling Academy
40Aurélien Doleatto (Fra) France U23
41Bruno Araújo (Ang) Bai Sicasal Petro De Luanda
42Patrick Byukusenge (Rwa) Benediction Excel Energy
43Oussama Cheblaoui (Alg) Algeria
44Perrig Quemeneur (Fra) Direct Energie0:27:00
45Simon Sellier (Fra) Direct Energie
46Martin Lavric (Slo) Dimension Data Continental
47Jayde Julius (RSA) Protouch
48Matteo Sobrero (Ita) Dimension Data Continental
49James Fourie (RSA) Protouch
50Mornay Van Heerden (RSA) Protouch
51Ulugbek Saidov (Uzb) Team Novo Nordisk
52Bonaventure Uwizeyimana (Rwa) Benediction Excel Energy
53Oliver Behringer (Swi) Team Novo Nordisk
54Julien Trarieux (Fra) Delko Marseille Provence KTM
55Biniam Girmay Hailu (Eri) Eritrea
56Salim Kipkemboi (Ken) Kenya
57Valentin Ferron (Fra) France U23
58Omer Goldstein (Isr) Israel Cycling Academy
59Przemyslaw Kasperkiewicz (Pol) Delko Marseille Provence KTM
60Bryan Nauleau (Fra) Direct Energie
61Rohan Du Plooy (RSA) Protouch0:28:51
62Calvin Beneke (RSA) Protouch
63Yohann Gene (Fra) Direct Energie
64Geoffrey Kiprotich Langat (Ken) Kenya0:31:53
65Youcef Reguigui (Alg) Algeria0:38:47
66Clovis Kamzong Abessolo (Cmr) Cameroon
67Josphat Githambo Kamau (Ken) Kenya
68Emanuel Mini (Arg) Team Novo Nordisk0:41:42
69Moise Mugisha (Rwa) Rwanda0:43:53
70Antonio Dario (Ang) Bai Sicasal Petro De Luanda0:44:04
71Luca Mozzato (Ita) Dimension Data Continental0:44:09
72Dylan Maldonado (Fra) France U23
73Abderrahmane Mansouri (Alg) Algeria0:52:47
74Abdelraouf Bengayou (Alg) Algeria
75Michel Tientcheu (Cmr) Cameroon1:03:27
76Artuce Tella (Cmr) Cameroon
OTLGadji Yaou (Cmr) Cameroon

Mountain 1, km 85.4
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Moise Mugisha (Rwa) Rwanda5pts
2Adrien Guillonnet (Fra) Interpro Cycling Academy3
3Rohan Du Plooy (RSA) Protouch1

Mountain 2, km 116.5
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Przemyslaw Kasperkiewicz (Pol) Delko Marseille Provence KTM10pts
2Adrien Guillonnet (Fra) Interpro Cycling Academy6
3Rohan Du Plooy (RSA) Protouch3
4Moise Mugisha (Rwa) Rwanda1

Mountain 3, km 146.2
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Rodrigo Contreras (Col) Astana Pro Team10pts
2Matteo Badilatti (Swi) Israel Cycling Academy6
3Merhawi Kudus (Eri) Astana Pro Team3
4Hernan Ricardo Aguirre Caipa (Col) Interpro Cycling Academy1

Mountain 4, km 165.9
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Merhawi Kudus (Eri) Astana Pro Team10pts
2Matteo Badilatti (Swi) Israel Cycling Academy6
3Hernan Ricardo Aguirre Caipa (Col) Interpro Cycling Academy3
4Rein Taaramäe (Est) Direct Energie1

Mountain 5, km 182.6
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Merhawi Kudus (Eri) Astana Pro Team5pts
2Matteo Badilatti (Swi) Israel Cycling Academy3
3Rein Taaramäe (Est) Direct Energie1

Sprint 1, km 72.8
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Rohan Du Plooy (RSA) Protouch4pts
2Moise Mugisha (Rwa) Rwanda2
3Adrien Guillonnet (Fra) Interpro Cycling Academy1

Sprint 2, km 121
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Rohan Du Plooy (RSA) Protouch4pts
2Przemyslaw Kasperkiewicz (Pol) Delko Marseille Provence KTM2
3Adrien Guillonnet (Fra) Interpro Cycling Academy1

Teams
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Astana Pro Team16:21:14
2Interpro Cycling Academy0:11:15
3Israel Cycling Academy0:13:23
4Eritrea0:15:43
5Benediction Excel Energy0:20:15
6Rwanda0:26:33
7Kenya0:32:33
8Team Novo Nordisk0:33:16
9Direct Energie0:36:46
10Bai Sicasal Petro De Luanda0:37:06
11France U230:39:21
12Delko Marseille Provence KTM0:39:46
13Dimension Data0:43:47
14Alergia1:02:08
15ProTouch1:03:31
16Cameroon2:28:12

General classification after stage 3
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Merhawi Kudus (Eri) Astana Pro Team11:05:04
2Rein Taaramäe (Est) Direct Energie0:00:17
3Matteo Badilatti (Swi) Israel Cycling Academy0:00:45
4Hernan Ricardo Aguirre Caipa (Col) Interpro Cycling Academy0:01:00
5Rodrigo Contreras (Col) Astana Pro Team0:08:04
6Nikita Stalnov (Kaz) Astana Pro Team0:09:29
7Jeremy Bellicaud (Fra) France U230:09:36
8Henok Mulueberhan (Eri) Eritrea0:09:41
9Joseph Areruya (Rwa) Delko Marseille Provence KTM0:09:54
10Sirak Tesfom (Eri) Eritrea
11Suleiman Kangangi (Ken) Kenya
12Valens Ndayisenga (Rwa) Rwanda
13Awet Andemeskel (Eri) Israel Cycling Academy
14David Lozano Riba (Spa) Team Novo Nordisk0:10:18
15Eric Manizabayo (Rwa) Benediction Excel Energy0:10:23
16John Kariuki (Ken) Kenya0:13:36
17Yakob Debesay Abreham (Eri) Eritrea0:13:55
18Didier Munyaneza (Rwa) Benediction Excel Energy
19Joonas Henttala (Fin) Team Novo Nordisk
20Hailemichael Mulu (Eth) Dimension Data Continental
21Micael Isidoro (Por) Bai Sicasal Petro De Luanda0:14:19
22Yuriy Natarov (Kaz) Astana Pro Team0:15:22
23Jean Claude Uwizeye (Rwa) Rwanda0:15:32
24Azzedine Lagab (Alg) Algeria0:15:39
25Pablo Torres Muiño (Spa) Interpro Cycling Academy0:16:45
26Jean Bosco Nsengimana (Rwa) Benediction Excel Energy0:17:13
27Florian Hudry (Fra) Interpro Cycling Academy0:18:00
28Simon Guglielmi (Fra) France U230:20:21
29Alessandro Fedeli (Ita) Delko Marseille Provence KTM0:20:25
30Samuel Mugisha (Rwa) Dimension Data Continental
31Timothy Rugg (USA) Bai Sicasal Petro De Luanda0:20:47
32Samuel Hakiruwizeye (Rwa) Rwanda0:21:39
33Daniel Turek (Cze) Israel Cycling Academy0:21:40
34Mekseb Debesay (Eri) Eritrea0:21:58
35Guillaume Almeida (Por) Bai Sicasal Petro De Luanda0:22:06
36Edwin Avila (Col) Israel Cycling Academy0:22:21
37Adrien Guillonnet (Fra) Interpro Cycling Academy0:22:37
38Przemyslaw Kasperkiewicz (Pol) Delko Marseille Provence KTM0:27:02
39Bryan Nauleau (Fra) Direct Energie
40Biniam Girmay Hailu (Eri) Eritrea
41Jayde Julius (RSA) Protouch
42Valentin Ferron (Fra) France U23
43Salim Kipkemboi (Ken) Kenya
44Gauthier Navarro (Fra) Interpro Cycling Academy0:27:21
45Martin Lavric (Slo) Dimension Data Continental0:27:26
46Patrick Byukusenge (Rwa) Benediction Excel Energy0:27:35
47Matteo Sobrero (Ita) Dimension Data Continental0:27:38
48Bruno Araújo (Ang) Bai Sicasal Petro De Luanda0:27:44
49Aurélien Doleatto (Fra) France U230:27:59
50Simon Sellier (Fra) Direct Energie0:28:08
51Omer Goldstein (Isr) Israel Cycling Academy0:28:22
52Jean Damascene Ruberwa (Rwa) Rwanda0:28:39
53Oliver Behringer (Swi) Team Novo Nordisk0:28:57
54Mornay Van Heerden (RSA) Protouch0:29:13
55Calvin Beneke (RSA) Protouch0:29:17
56Julien Trarieux (Fra) Delko Marseille Provence KTM0:29:20
57Oussama Cheblaoui (Alg) Algeria0:29:30
58James Fourie (RSA) Protouch0:30:06
59Perrig Quemeneur (Fra) Direct Energie0:30:54
60Yohann Gene (Fra) Direct Energie0:31:23
61Ulugbek Saidov (Uzb) Team Novo Nordisk0:32:01
62Geoffrey Kiprotich Langat (Ken) Kenya0:32:19
63Bonaventure Uwizeyimana (Rwa) Benediction Excel Energy0:32:33
64Rohan Du Plooy (RSA) Protouch0:37:41
65Youcef Reguigui (Alg) Algeria0:39:38
66Josphat Githambo Kamau (Ken) Kenya0:40:23
67Clovis Kamzong Abessolo (Cmr) Cameroon0:43:46
68Dylan Maldonado (Fra) France U230:45:09
69Antonio Dario (Ang) Bai Sicasal Petro De Luanda0:46:11
70Moise Mugisha (Rwa) Rwanda0:47:04
71Emanuel Mini (Arg) Team Novo Nordisk0:47:36
72Luca Mozzato (Ita) Dimension Data Continental0:49:00
73Abdelraouf Bengayou (Alg) Algeria0:57:28
74Abderrahmane Mansouri (Alg) Algeria0:57:41
75Artuce Tella (Cmr) Cameroon1:05:40
76Michel Tientcheu (Cmr) Cameroon1:05:53

Sprints classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Rohan Du Plooy (RSA) Protouch14pts
2Timothy Rugg (USA) Bai Sicasal Petro De Luanda8
3Bonaventure Uwizeyimana (Rwa) Benediction Excel Energy6
4Perrig Quemeneur (Fra) Direct Energie4
5Moise Mugisha (Rwa) Rwanda3
6Przemyslaw Kasperkiewicz (Pol) Delko Marseille Provence KTM2
7Adrien Guillonnet (Fra) Interpro Cycling Academy2
8Pablo Torres Muiño (Spa) Interpro Cycling Academy1
9Florian Hudry (Fra) Interpro Cycling Academy1
10Antonio Dario (Ang) Bai Sicasal Petro De Luanda1

Mountains classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Merhawi Kudus (Eri) Astana Pro Team21pts
2Matteo Badilatti (Swi) Israel Cycling Academy15
3Rodrigo Contreras (Col) Astana Pro Team10
4Przemyslaw Kasperkiewicz (Pol) Delko Marseille Provence KTM10
5Pablo Torres Muiño (Spa) Interpro Cycling Academy10
6Rohan Du Plooy (RSA) Protouch10
7Adrien Guillonnet (Fra) Interpro Cycling Academy9
8Moise Mugisha (Rwa) Rwanda7
9Hernan Ricardo Aguirre Caipa (Col) Interpro Cycling Academy4
10Didier Munyaneza (Rwa) Benediction Excel Energy3
11Jean Bosco Nsengimana (Rwa) Benediction Excel Energy3
12Timothy Rugg (USA) Bai Sicasal Petro De Luanda3
13Rein Taaramäe (Est) Direct Energie2
14Perrig Quemeneur (Fra) Direct Energie2
15Hailemichael Mulu (Eth) Dimension Data Continental1
16Yuriy Natarov (Kaz) Astana Pro Team1
17Florian Hudry (Fra) Interpro Cycling Academy1

Young riders classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Jeremy Bellicaud (Fra) France U2311:14:40
2Henok Mulueberhan (Eri) Eritrea0:00:05
3Joseph Areruya (Rwa) Delko Marseille Provence KTM0:00:18
4Eric Manizabayo (Rwa) Benediction Excel Energy0:00:47
5John Kariuki (Ken) Kenya0:04:00
6Yakob Debesay Abreham (Eri) Eritrea0:04:19
7Didier Munyaneza (Rwa) Benediction Excel Energy
8Hailemichael Mulu (Eth) Dimension Data Continental
9Yuriy Natarov (Kaz) Astana Pro Team0:05:46
10Simon Guglielmi (Fra) France U230:10:45
11Alessandro Fedeli (Ita) Delko Marseille Provence KTM0:10:49
12Samuel Mugisha (Rwa) Dimension Data Continental
13Samuel Hakiruwizeye (Rwa) Rwanda0:12:03
14Biniam Girmay Hailu (Eri) Eritrea0:17:26
15Valentin Ferron (Fra) France U23
16Salim Kipkemboi (Ken) Kenya
17Gauthier Navarro (Fra) Interpro Cycling Academy0:17:45
18Martin Lavric (Slo) Dimension Data Continental0:17:50
19Matteo Sobrero (Ita) Dimension Data Continental0:18:02
20Bruno Araújo (Ang) Bai Sicasal Petro De Luanda0:18:08
21Aurélien Doleatto (Fra) France U230:18:23
22Omer Goldstein (Isr) Israel Cycling Academy0:18:46
23Jean Damascene Ruberwa (Rwa) Rwanda0:19:03
24Oliver Behringer (Swi) Team Novo Nordisk0:19:21
25Mornay Van Heerden (RSA) Protouch0:19:37
26Oussama Cheblaoui (Alg) Algeria0:19:54
27Ulugbek Saidov (Uzb) Team Novo Nordisk0:22:25
28Dylan Maldonado (Fra) France U230:35:33
29Moise Mugisha (Rwa) Rwanda0:37:28
30Luca Mozzato (Ita) Dimension Data Continental0:39:24
31Abdelraouf Bengayou (Alg) Algeria0:47:52

Teams classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Astana Pro Team33:32:45
2Interpro Cycling Academy0:11:39
3Israel Cycling Academy0:13:37
4Eritrea0:15:45
5Benediction Excel Energy0:21:16
6Rwanda0:29:01
7Kenya0:32:59
8Team Novo Nordisk0:35:37
9Direct Energie0:37:54
10Bai Sicasal Petro De Luanda0:38:10
11France U230:39:23
12Delko Marseille Provence KTM0:39:48
13Dimension Data0:43:49
14ProTouch1:06:08
15Alergia1:07:01
16Cameroon2:37:46

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