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Top Pietermaritzburg cyclist Greg Minnaar finished sixth overall in the 2019 UCI Downhill Series after taking fifth spot in the final round in Snowshoe, West Virginia.
Greg Minnaar placed fifth in the Downhill World Cup in Leogang on Sunday on a track that featured both wet and dry sections.
A 17th place finish at the second round of the UCI World Cup in Cairns on Saturday was not what Greg Minnaar was hoping for.
Mountain-biker Greg Minnaar, swimmer Chad le Clos and sprinter Wayde van Niekerk will duel for the SA Sportsman of the Year award.
2015 was a season to remember for South Africa's Greg Minnaar, who is already eyeing another strong display next year.
Greg Minnaar has closed the gap between himself and Aaron Gwin at the top of the UCI Downhill MTB World Cup standings.
Greg Minnaar has become the most successful World Cup downhill mountain biker ever after winning in Switzerland on Saturday.
South Africa's Greg Minnaar is back to winning ways having shocked the field at this weekend's UCI World Cup in Fort William
Greg Minnaar, considered a downhill MTB legend, believes the title 'legend' is for those who have reached their sell-by date.
SA's Greg Minnaar has won the men's downhill title in the opening leg of the Mountainbike World Cup in Pietermaritzburg.
South Africa's Greg Minnaar has extended his lead atop the all-time list of MTB World Cup winners with victory in Scotland.
South Africa's Greg Minnaar has stunned the mountain biking world once again with victory in Scotland over the weekend.
Greg Minnaar opened his account in the 2016 UCI MTB Downhill World Cup with a less than satisfying 15th place finish.
The 2015 SA Sports Awards nominees have been announced at SABC Radio Park in Johannesburg.
South Africa's Greg Minnaar finished second in the season-ending UCI MTN Downhill World Championships in Andorra.
South Africa's MTB champion Greg Minnaar now has more World Cup titles than any other rider but he's not done yet.
Greg Minnaar's most recent World Cup success has turned him into one of the most decorated downhill riders in MTB history.
South Africa's Greg Minnaar may be 33-years-old, but he still has the pace to compete with the best in the world
SA's Greg Minnaar became only the third rider to win a men’s downhill World Championship title on home soil.
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