After Bernal, Quintana, Lopez Glory Years, Colombian Cycling In Hard Times
Jan 27, 2023A decade ago when the whippet-like Nairo Quintana burst onto the scene with stunning mountain escapes, Colombian cyclists looked poised to take over the world.
All Change As Astana Rebrand And Renew
Dec 3, 2021Cycling team Astana unveiled their 2022 line up on Friday rebranded as Astana Qazaqstan and with 15 changes on a roster featuring Italians Gianni Moscon and Vincenzo Nibali and Colombian climber Miguel Angel Lopez.
Miguel Angel Lopez Returns To Astana
Oct 18, 2021Colombian climb specialist Miguel Angel Lopez has signed a two-year deal to rejoin cycling's Astana Qazaqstan Team.
Roglic On Verge Of Vuelta Triumph As Champoussin Wins Stage 20
Sep 4, 2021AG2R-Citroën rider Clement Champoussin ambushed the favorites and surged to victory on the penultimate stage of the Vuelta a España on Saturday as Primoz Roglič extended his lead in the overall standings.
Miguel Angel Lopez Powers Away On Vuelta's Alto d'El Gamoniteiro
Sep 2, 2021Miguel Angel Lopez climbed through the mist and drizzle to win the brutal 18th stage of the Vuelta a Espana on the Alto d'El Gamoniteiro on Thursday.
Poland's Majka Triumphs As Vuelta Heads To The Wire
Aug 29, 2021Team UAE's Rafal Majka won stage 15 of the Vuelta a España on Sunday with a solo break to victory from an epic 85km, while Intermarche's Odd Christian Eiking held on to the overall leader's red jersey.
Who Will Be The 2021 Vuelta a España Surprise Rider?
Aug 3, 2021Heading towards the Vuelta a España, Primoz Roglic, Egan Bernal, and Richard Carapaz stand above everyone as favorites, but who could surprise the top stars in the 2021 edition?
Five Underdogs With A Shot At The 2021 Tour De France Title
Jun 24, 2021The 2019 and 2020 editions of the Tour de France were won by two of the youngest riders in the history of the race. Tadej Pogacar and Egan Bernal are at the forefront of a new generation of young cyclists which are continually raising the bar and upsetting the established favorites. The 2021 Tour de France will be another battle between the dynamic youth and the experienced establishment.
Six Big Favorites For The 2021 Tour de France Yellow Jersey
Jun 24, 2021The 2021 Tour de France route is one that will demand a truly versatile general classification contender. The opening stages in Brittany will test the mettle of the peloton with technical classics-style roads exposed to harsh coastal conditions. The parcours features high alpine and pyrenean passes, numerous sprint opportunities, and two significant individual time trials, which will prove decisive in the overall battle.
There Is No Better Year For Canadians To Watch The Tour de France
Jun 24, 2021Words by Alex Stieda, the first Canadian (and North American) to wear the yellow jersey in the Tour de France.
Ineos Aussie Richie Porte takes Critérium control
Jun 5, 2021As the Criterium du Dauphine climbed into the alpine clouds on Saturday Australian Richie Porte emerged with the overall lead with one stage remaining.
Colombian Cyclist Lopez Signs Movistar Deal
Nov 24, 2020Colombian climbing specialist Miguel Angel Lopez will ride for Movistar next season after five years at Astana, his new team announced on Tuesday.
Ganna Ends First Giro d'Italia Stage In Lead
Oct 3, 2020World champion Filippo Ganna produced a flying performance to win the Giro d'Italia's opening day time-trial in Palermo on Saturday and claim the 21-day race's first pink jersey as overall leader.
Roglic Glimpses Tour de France Triumph From Alpine Peaks
Sep 16, 2020Slovenia's Primoz Roglic once more prevailed on his toughest test yet to remain on course for Tour de France glory, while Miguel Angel Lopez soloed to a breathtaking stage win atop the highest mountain of the race.
Recap: Kristoff Stuns Favorites In Stage 1
Aug 29, 2020After a late pile-up on Nice's iconic Promenade des Anglais, Alexander Kristoff of UAE Emirates won a crash-marred opening stage of the Tour de France on Saturday.