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  1. 5 Underdogs For The 2022 Tour De France

    5 Underdogs For The 2022 Tour De France

    Jun 28, 2022

    The Tour de France peloton has landed in Copenhagen and is ready for Friday's grand depart. The past several years have been dominated by the young guns, chief among them is 23 year old defending champion and top favorite Tadej Pogačar.
  2. Eritrea's Biniam Girmay Wins Cycling's Gent-Wevelgem

    Eritrea's Biniam Girmay Wins Cycling's Gent-Wevelgem

    Mar 27, 2022

    Biniam Girmay of Eritrea won the prestigious Gent Wevelgem classic on Sunday, becoming the first sub-Saharan cyclist to win a one-day classic.
  3. Teams Selected For 2022 Tour De France

    Teams Selected For 2022 Tour De France

    Feb 11, 2022

    Teams selected for this year's Tour de France which runs from July 1 to 24 have been announced (teams, country, main riders):QualifiedAG2R Citroën (FRA): Benoît Cosnefroy (FRA), Greg Van Avermaet (BEL)Alpecin (BEL): Mathieu van der Poel (NED)Arkea-Samsic (FRA): Nairo Quintana (COL), Warren Barguil (FRA)Astana (KAZ): Vincenzo Nibali (ITA), Alexey Lutsenko (KAZ)Bahrain (BAH): Sonny Colbrelli (ITA), Matej Mohoric (SLO)BikeExchange (AUS): Dylan Groenewegen (NED), Michael Matthews (AUS)Bora (GER): Sam Bennett (IRL), Aleksandr Vlasov (RUS)Cofidis (FRA): Guillaume Martin (FRA), Bryan Coquard (FRA)DSM (NED): Romain Bardet (FRA)Education First (USA): Rigoberto Uran (COL)Groupama-FDJ (FRA): Thibaut Pinot (FRA), David Gaudu (FRA)Ineos (GBR)Intermarche (BEL): Alexander Kristoff (NOR)Israel SN: Chris Froome (GBR), Jakob Fuglsang (DEN), Michael Woods (CAN)Jumbo (NED): Primoz Roglic (SLO), Wout Van Aert (BEL)Lotto (BEL): Caleb Ewan (AUS)Movistar (ESP): Enric Mas (ESP)Quick-Step (BEL): Julian Alaphilippe (FRA), Fabio Jakobsen (NED)Trek (USA): Giulio Ciccone (ITA)UAE (EAU): Tadej Pogacar (SLO), Marc Soler (ESP)Invited:B&B Hotels (FRA): Franck Bonnamour (FRA)TotalEnergies (FRA): Peter Sagan (SVK), Pierre Latour (FRA)
  4. Slovenia's Primoz Roglič Wins Third Straight Vuelta A España Title

    Slovenia's Primoz Roglič Wins Third Straight Vuelta A España Title

    Sep 5, 2021

    Slovenia's Primoz Roglič sealed a third successive Vuelta a España title after wrapping up thefinal time-trial stage on Sunday.
  5. American Neilson Powless Wins La Clásica San Sebastián

    American Neilson Powless Wins La Clásica San Sebastián

    Jul 31, 2021

    American 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.
  6. Lachlan Morton Completes 'Alt Tour de France' Six Days Before Peloton

    Lachlan Morton Completes 'Alt Tour de France' Six Days Before Peloton

    Jul 13, 2021

    The 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.
  7. Urán In Swiss Reckoning After High Stakes Time-Trial Win

    Urán In Swiss Reckoning After High Stakes Time-Trial Win

    Jun 12, 2021

    Colombian 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.
  8. Kron Takes Tour De Suisse Stage After Rui Costa Is Relegated

    Kron Takes Tour De Suisse Stage After Rui Costa Is Relegated

    Jun 11, 2021

    Andreas 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.
  9. Bissegger Grabs Tour De Suisse Stage In Rainy Gstaad

    Bissegger Grabs Tour De Suisse Stage In Rainy Gstaad

    Jun 9, 2021

    Swiss 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.
  10. 'Over The Moon' Aussie Porte Wins Critérium Du Dauphiné

    'Over The Moon' Aussie Porte Wins Critérium Du Dauphiné

    Jun 6, 2021

    Australian Richie Porte won the Critérium Du Dauphiné on Sunday as Mark Padun of Bahrain Victorious picked uphis second stage win.
  11. Marc Hirschi, Michael Valgren, Among Five Underdogs At Amstel Gold

    Marc Hirschi, Michael Valgren, Among Five Underdogs At Amstel Gold

    Apr 14, 2021

    The Ardennes Classics get underway this Sunday, April 18th, with the return of Amstel Gold. The dramatic change to the route this year due to Covid-19 restrictions have further expanded the prospects for who will be crowned as the next champion. 
  12. 17 North American Riders To Watch At 2021 Volta Ciclista a Catalunya

    17 North American Riders To Watch At 2021 Volta Ciclista a Catalunya

    Mar 21, 2021

    The 2021 Volta Ciclista a Catalunya begins this Monday. The seven-stage race will be held on familiar roads for many riders. 
  13. Woods Wins Vuelta Stage Seven As Carapaz Keeps Overall Lead

    Woods Wins Vuelta Stage Seven As Carapaz Keeps Overall Lead

    Oct 27, 2020

    Canadian Michael Woods timed his move to perfection on Tuesday to win the seventh stage at la Vuelta, as Richard Carapaz retained the overall lead.
  14. Richard Carapaz Moves Into Overall Lead After Stage 6 At Vuelta

    Richard Carapaz Moves Into Overall Lead After Stage 6 At Vuelta

    Oct 25, 2020

    Ecuadorian Richard Carapaz claimed the Vuelta a Espana overall lead after Spaniard Ion Izagirre won Sunday's sixth stage.
  15. Favorites To Watch At The Vuelta A España

    Favorites To Watch At The Vuelta A España

    Oct 21, 2020

    The 2020 Vuelta a España gets underway this week amidst a rising second wave of Covid measures sweeping Europe.  The race organization released an outline of protocols in place to keep rider safety at the forefront, minimizing spectators, canceling the promotional caravan, and tightening the race bubble. A mobile lab will be following the race to test regularly and as needed with hopes of reaching Madrid in November.