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Van Avermaet Moves into Yellow After Queen Stage in Luxembourg

The SkodaTour de Luxembourg queen stage came down to an uphill battle to the line with Greg Van Avermaet finishing a close second and taking over control of the General Classification.    Despite lots of early attacks, it took over 30km,...

Teuns Stamps His Authority on VOO Tour de Wallonie with Victory on Stage 3

Dylan Teuns proved that attack is sometimes the best form of defense in Belgium today after powering away from the rest of the field to take a solo stage win on VOO Tour de Wallonie stage 3, consolidating his...

BMC Racing Team Motivated Heading Back to Switzerland

BMC Racing Team makes a return to racing in Switzerland this week with GP du Canton d'Argovie providing the first test on Thursday, June 8.   Sports Director Jackson Stewart said that BMC Racing Team will be heading to the...

Top pursuiters to start road season at GP Liberazione

Australia's world champion men's track endurance team arrived in Italy last week ahead of a three-month European racing block, starting with Gran Premio della Liberazione, April 25th. Dual team pursuit world champions Sam Welsford (WA) and Alex Porter (SA) who...

Thwaites raring to go in Tour de Yorkshire

Scott Thwaites cannot wait to ride on home roads at this week’s Tour de Yorkshire and will be going all out to put on a show for the mammoth Yorkshire crowds. Thwaites was born in Burley-in-Wharfedale and attended schools in...

Interview: Valverde speaks on 2017 Tour de France, Sunday’s Spanish Champs RR

The Spanish National Road Race Championships in Soria on Sunday - a race he already won in 2008 (Talavera) and 2015 (Cáceres) - will be Alejandro Valverde's final stop before taking on the 2017 Tour de France. The Movistar...

Tour of Norway Stage 2: Boasson Hagen keeps overall lead after new podium performance

Team Dimension Data for Qhubeka did well to defend Edvald Boasson Hagen’s leader’s jersey on stage 2 of Tour of Norway. In the sprint, the Norwegian champion finished third and thereby increased his lead in the general classification. Today’s 194...

Dillier Wins Maiden Stage Race Victory at Route du Sud

Far from the top of the favorites list for the General Classification at Route du Sud, Silvan Dillier proved anything can happen when he secured the first stage race win of his career, crossing the line safely on stage...

Driedaagse De Panne-Koksijde. Kristoff powers up winning sprint

A strong sprint straight up the left-hand side of the course in Koksijde gave Team KATUSHA ALPECIN’S Alexander Kristoff his sixth win of the season and provided a boost of confidence for Sunday’s Tour of Flanders. “I sort of led...

Van Avermaet Returns to Racing at Skoda Tour de Luxembourg

After a month of recovery following the most-successful Classics campaign of his career, Greg Van Avermaet will return to the start line at the Skoda Tour de Luxembourg from May 31 to June 4. Van Avermaet will be joined by...

TRACK CYCLING

Ankudinoff solos to pursuit silver

Two days after grabbing an emotional silver in the team event, Sydney’s Ashlee Ankudinoff soled to the individual pursuit silver medal and her sixth...

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