Postlberger Double Joy At Dauphine, Froome Fails To Follow
May 31, 2021Lukas Postlberger of Bora-Hansgrohe won a hilly second stage of the Criterium du Dauphine on Monday to claim the overall leader's yellow jersey.
Geraint Thomas Leads Top Five Favorites For The Critérium du Dauphiné
May 11, 2021The Critérium du Dauphiné reliably reveals who is on form for the Tour de France, which comes just three weeks later. While it is not the only preparatory race for the Tour, the Critérium du Dauphiné is used every year by many of the top general classification contenders to catapult themselves to success in the Tour.
Joao Almeida Still In Pink, Jan Tratnik Wins Giro d'Italia 16th Stage
Oct 20, 2020Portugal's Joao Almeida ensured he will wear the pink jersey for a 14th consecutive day after defending his overall race lead on Tuesday on the Giro d'Italia's 16th stage won by Slovenian Jan Tratnik.
Sagan Goes It Alone To Win Giro 10th Stage
Oct 13, 2020Peter Sagan soloed to victory in the Giro d'Italia's 10th stage on Tuesday after two teams, Mitchelton and Jumbo-Visma, were forced to pull out before the stage because of positive COVID-19 tests.
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.
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.
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.