Mike Woods Amongst Top Three Favorites For The 2021 Tour de Suisse
May 21, 2021The Tour de Suisse, June 6 to 13, will be the last opportunity for the classification stars to shine ahead of the Tour de France. So who are the favorites for the eight-day Swiss race, the cyclists we could see fighting also for the Tour victory a month later?
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.
Bora Hansgrohe Riders Sustain Serious Injuries After Collision With Car
Jan 17, 2021Dutch cyclist Wilco Kelderman appears to be the worst hit after seven cyclists from the German Bora - Hansgrohe team were knocked down by a motorist during a training ride.
Tao Geoghegan Hart Gets First Grand Tour Win At Giro
Oct 25, 2020Britain's Tao Geoghegan Hart won the Giro d'Italia on Sunday to claim his first Grand Tour win just 39 seconds ahead of Australian Jai Hindley as the three-week race went down to the wire in the 21st and final stage time-trial.
Josef Cerny Breaks Away To Win Stage 19 At Giro
Oct 23, 2020Czech cyclist Josef Cerny made a solo break at the end of Friday's 19th stage of the Giro d'Italia which was radically shortened after a rider protest in lashing rain forced organizers to slash more than half its distance to 124km.
Aussie O'Connor Wins Giro 17th Stage, Almeida Holds Pink Jersey
Oct 21, 2020Australian rider Ben O'Connor won the Giro d'Italia's 17th stage on Wednesday in the ski resort of Madonna di Campiglio in the northern Italian Dolomites, a day before the final big climb of this year's race towards the Stelvio Pass.
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.
Almeida Survives Pink Jersey Scare As Geoghegan Hart Wins Giro Stage 15
Oct 18, 2020Portuguese pink jersey wearer Joao Almeida survived a stiff challenge to his overall race lead from Dutch title rival Wilco Kelderman who closed in on the leader after Sunday's Giro d'Italia 15th stage.
Ganna Tops Time Trials In Stage 14 of Giro d'Italia
Oct 17, 2020Italy's world time-trial champion Filippo Ganna continued his sparkling form on Saturday by winning the 14th stage of the Giro d'Italia, while Joao Almeida tightened his grip on the leader's pink jersey.
Italy's Diego Ulissi Wins Giro 13th Stage, Almeida Remains In Pink
Oct 16, 2020Italy's Diego Ulissi won the 13th stage of the Giro d'Italia on Friday as Joao Almeida retained the race leader's pink jersey ahead of a crucial time trial that the Portuguese rider admitted will be "difficult".
Arnaud Demare Gets Fourth Win In Stage 11 At Giro d'Italia
Oct 14, 2020Frenchman Arnaud Demare powered to his fourth victory in this year's Giro d'Italia, winning a frenetic stage 11 finish in the seaside town of Rimini on Wednesday.
Portuguese Double As Guerreiro Wins Giro Ninth Stage
Oct 11, 2020Portugal's Ruben Guerreiro of Education First won Sunday's 208km ninth stage of the Giro d'Italia from San Salvo to Roccaraso with compatriot Joao Almeida holding the overall leader's pink jersey.
Four Dark Horses Who Might Upset The Giro d'Italia Favorites
Sep 29, 2020The 2020 Giro d’Italia is days away from beginning the second half of this jam-packed, exceptional racing season. Riders are facing the unknown, with very little recovery time, and isolation from family and friends in order to race. Limited access to the riders, empty finish lines, and scarce fans on roadsides have already made this season a historic one.