Dunbar shines in Doha
Published 11/10/2016 | 02:30
Eddie Dunbar finished ninth after an impressive ride in yesterday's U-23 World Championship time trial in Doha.
The 20-year-old Corkman clocked a time of 35:29.68 for the 28.9km course in sweltering conditions to finish 1:21 behind Germany's Marco Mathis.
Meanwhile, the new Irish Pro Continental team Aqua Blue Sport have confirmed a further seven riders for the 2017 season.
Austrian Stefan Denifl and Australian Leigh Howard join from I Am Cycling and they will be joined by Dutchmen Michel Kreder (29) and Peter Koning (25), New Zealander Aaron Gate (25), Australian Calvin Watson (23) and Dane Lasse Norman Hansen (24).