Mark Cavendish, Julian Alaphilippe Miss Out On Tour De France Spot
Jun 27, 2022Britain's Mark Cavendish and France's Julian Alaphilippe have both missed out on a place in the upcoming Tour de France, their Quick-Step team announced Monday. Double world road cycling champion Alaphilippe only returned to competition on Sunday, two months after suffering multiple fractures in a heavy fall on the Liege-Bastogne-Liege race in Belgium.
Men, Women To Do Same Time Trial Course At World Road Race Champs
Dec 10, 2021Time trials for men and women will be held on the same day, course and distance for the first time at cycling's 2022 Road World Championships in Australia, officials said Friday.
Smart Tactics And A Defensive Team Keep The Rainbow Jersey In France
Sep 26, 2021Title holder Julian Alaphilippe won cycling's world championships road race on Sunday, after dropping all of his rivals following a series of solo attacks on Flanders' cobbled hills. The Frenchman attacked from 50km out to create an elite group of 17 riders, then again from 15km to edge away to a solo victory in an epic 268km struggle through cycling's heartland. As road race world champion, Alaphilippe will race the next year wearing the fabled rainbow jersey another year after winning in similar fashion at the 2020 event in Italy.
Five Favorites For The 2021 UCI Road World Championship Men's Road Race
Sep 9, 2021The UCI Road World Championship road races in Flanders, Belgium take place on September 25 and 26th. The Flanders region is a hotbed for professional cycling, known for its steep, and often cobbled climbs.
American Neilson Powless Wins La Clásica San Sebastián
Jul 31, 2021American Neilson Powless of EF Education-Nippo won the Clásica San Sebastián on Saturday after edging athrilling three-way dash for the line on the Basque city's famous seafront.The 24-year-old from Florida was part of a breakaway over the narrow hillroads outside San Sebastián and finished the 231km course in 5hr 34mins 31sec,just ahead of Slovenia's Matej Mohoric and Mikkel Honore of Denmark.
Lachlan Morton Completes 'Alt Tour de France' Six Days Before Peloton
Jul 13, 2021The Tour de France is currently racing its 108th edition. The epic, man-powered journey across France looks quite different from the scenes of the inaugural race in 1903.
Van der Poel Settles Debt For Grandfather With Tour de France Yellow
Jun 27, 2021Mathieu Van Der Poel won stage 2 of the Tour de France on Sunday to claim the overall leader's yellow jersey and strike a blow for his famous cycling family.
Julian Alaphilippe Emerges From Crash Carnage With Tour de France Lead
Jun 26, 2021Frenchman Julian Alaphilippe dusted himself off from a fall to claim the first yellow jersey of the Tour de France on Saturday, winning stage one by a clear margin on a crash-marred opening day.
All Eyes On Tadej Pogacar As 2021 Tour De France Departs Brest
Jun 26, 2021The Tour de France rolled out of the Atlantic port of Brest on Saturday, 24 teams of eight riders embarking on a 21-day trek across France with all eyes on defending champion Tadej Pogacar and a dramatic day of action assured on the opening stage.
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.
Everything You Need To Know About The Tour de France
Jun 23, 2021After the uncertain and chaotic 2020 season, the Tour de France returns to its normal mid-summer time slot in 2021, albeit a week early to accommodate the rescheduled 2021 Tokyo Olympics.
Urán In Swiss Reckoning After High Stakes Time-Trial Win
Jun 12, 2021Colombian Rigoberto Urán burst back into contention at the Tour de Suisse on Saturday with a sizzling time-trial win ahead of a last-day showdown in the Alps.
Kron Takes Tour De Suisse Stage After Rui Costa Is Relegated
Jun 11, 2021Andreas Kron was awarded the sixth stage of the Tour de Suisse on Friday after Rui Costa was penalized for swerving across the road in the final sprint.
Ineos' Carapaz Makes Tour De France Statement At Swiss Summit
Jun 10, 2021Ecuadorian rider Richard Carapaz won stage five of the Tour de Suisse on Thursday to take the overall lead in the race at a summit finish at Leukerbad.
Bissegger Grabs Tour De Suisse Stage In Rainy Gstaad
Jun 9, 2021Swiss rider Stefan Bissegger outsprinted the other survivors of a breakaway on Wednesday to win the fourthstage of the Tour de Suisse, as Mathieu Van Der Poel kept the overall lead.