Egyptian cyclist Eslam Nasser Zaki dies in...

Bonus's Photo Bonus 21 Mar 2017

Egyptian racer's death shortens African track championships

The African Continental Track Championships in Durban, South Africa, were halted after Egyptian cyclist Eslam Nasser Zaki died while participating in the elite men's Omnium tempo race.

 

According to Cycling South Africa, the 22-year-old was riding alone when he suddenly crashed. Medics arrived quickly and attempted to resuscitate him, but after prolonged attempts, he was declared dead.

 

The afternoon events were suspended, but racing will resume on Tuesday.

 

(From Cycling News)

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hayleyearth's Photo hayleyearth 21 Mar 2017

Sheesh.

Just like that.

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allstar scott's Photo allstar scott 21 Mar 2017

RIP Eslam Nasser Zaki and condolences to family and friends.

 

So young.

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Cippo's Photo Cippo 21 Mar 2017

RIP. Initial reports suggest it was heart failure.
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KiddiMat's Photo KiddiMat 21 Mar 2017

condolences to family and friend. such a young talent, gone too soon.

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