Dutch Vuelta A España Debut As Primoz Roglic Targets Fourth Title
Aug 17, 2022Cycling's Vuelta a España embarks Friday with defending champion Primoz Roglic chasing an unprecedented fourth straight victory over a mountainous 3,280km route that begins, however, on the flatlands of the Netherlands.
Mathieu Burgaudeau Wins Stage 5 Of Paris-Nice, Ahead Of Weekend GC Sowdown
Mar 11, 2022Primoz Roglic and Simon Yates remain on course for a Paris-Nice showdown on Saturday's climb stage after outsider Mathieu Burgaudeau of TotalEnergies won the hilly stage six on Friday with the main contenders finishing together.
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.
Les 5 Étapes Les Plus Importantes Du Tour de France 2021
Jun 1, 2021Chaque instant du Tour de France risque de faire basculer la course, mais voici les cinq étapes les plus susceptibles de décider du classement final de l’édition 2021.
The Top 5 Most Important Stages In The 2021 Tour de France
May 1, 2021The 2021 Tour de France covers 3,383 kilometers. Any one of those kilometers can provide the right mixture of circumstances for a race-winning attack, or a race-losing mishap. Such is the nature of the sport.
Kruijswijk, Matthews, And Mitchelton-Scott Team Abandon Giro d'Italia
Oct 13, 2020Multiple riders and staff have tested positive for COVID-19 the UCI and RCS Sport announced in a joint press release. The tests were the first round, conducted during the rest day, in addition to the multiple safety measures the Giro d’Italia have had in place since the depart in Sicily. Mitchelton-Scott was the worst hit, with several staff members returning positive tests after their GC hopeful, Simon Yates, tested positive several days into the first week. The team released a statement soon after.
Dowsett Pulls Away With Solo Win In Giro d'Italia Stage 8
Oct 10, 2020British rider Alex Dowsett made a solo break from a long range escape group to win the eighth stage of the Giro d'Italia on Saturday as Portugal's Joao Almeida retained the leader's pink jersey.
Simon Yates Withdraws From Giro d'Italia After Positive Covid-19 Test
Oct 10, 2020Simon Yates has withdrawn from the 2020 Giro d’Italia after testing positive for Covid-19, his Mitchelton-Scott team announced Saturday. The British rider and recent winner of Tirreno Adriatico becomes the first rider to test positive at the race. All of his teammates returned negative tests and have been cleared to race, the team added. Yates was a favorite for the overall, sitting 21st in the general classification standings prior to withdrawing ahead of stage 8.
Ecuadorian Jonathan Caicedo Wins Giro 3rd Stage, Thomas Suffers Time Blow
Oct 5, 2020Geraint Thomas lost more than 11 minutes as Ecuadorian Jonathan Caicedo won the Giro d'Italia's third stage on Mount Etna on Monday.
Ulissi Wins Stage 2 Of Giro d'Italia After Uphill Battle
Oct 4, 2020Italian Diego Ulissi of the UAE team won an uphill dash for the line on stage 2 of the Giro d'Italia on Sunday as compatriot Filippo Ganna kept the overall leader's pink jersey.
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.
Every Key Stage Of The 2020 Giro d'Italia
Sep 29, 2020The 2020 Giro d’Italia was originally intended to be an appealing parcours for riders who were targeting the Tokyo Olympics at the end of the season. A lot changed since the route was originally penned out, but the stages have remained largely the same.
Five Big Favorites for the 2020 Giro d'Italia
Sep 28, 2020The 103rd Giro d’Italia is set to launch this Saturday, October 3rd from its new departure location in Sicily. Organizer RCS Sport announced the revised route in July, a couple of months after the race was forced to postpone from its traditional dates in May due to Covid-19.
Recap: Simon Yates Climbs Into Tirreno-Adriatico Blue Jersey
Sep 11, 2020British rider Simon Yates flew clear of the other contenders on the demanding final climb to Sassotetto on Friday to take the fifth stage of Tirreno-Adriatico and the race lead.
Australian Hamilton Wins Tirreno Stage 4, Woods Retains Lead
Sep 10, 2020Australian cyclist Lucas Hamilton won Thursday's fourth stage of the Tirreno-Adriatico while Michael Woods kept the overall leader's blue jersey as the race ventured into the mountains.