Arguably the most upwardly mobile team in the world right now, MTN-Qhubeka are the first major competitive cycling squad to be based in Africa.

The Pro Continental team made its Grand Tour debut in 2014 at the Vuelta a Espana, As well as returning to that race in 2015, MTN-Qhubeka are regular fixtures as wildcards in major races – Paris-Roubaix, Liege-Bastogne-Liege and Fleche-Wallone have all been ticked off so far – and that’s not to mention the daddy of them all, the Tour de France.

Alongside a roster of African talent, MTN-Qhubeka’s leading riders include Edvald Boasson Hagen (Norway), Tyler Farrar (USA) and British rider Steve Cummings.

MTN chases on stage eighteen of the 2015 Tour of Spain

Deloitte to sponsor MTN-Qhubeka in 2016

Deliotte has been named as a backer for the MTN-Qhubeka, days after Dimension Data was announced as the team’s new title-sponsor. With MTN and Samsung set to withdraw their support…

Edvald Boasson Hagen takes the race lead after stage five of the 2015 Tour of Britain

How one “incredible” man beat Team Sky

Devoid of teammates, and 20 riders all trying to dispose him of the yellow jersey he held by the slenderest margin of one second, Edvald Boasson Hagen beat and then…