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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 Development Team to Wrap Up at the End of 2017

The BMC U-23 Development Team will come to an end at the completion of the 2017 season, BMC Racing Team General Manager Jim Ochowicz today announced.   "BMC Development Team was started in 2013, with no defined ending point, for the...

Teuns Takes Overall Lead in Belgium As Drucker Finishes Fourth in Bunch Sprint

It was another action packed day of racing on VOO Tour de Wallonie stage 2 with Jempy Drucker sprinting to a top five finish and Dylan Teuns moving into the leader's yellow jersey.  For the second consecutive day, it was...

Tour of Austria 2017 Champions, Team Aqua Blue Sport

Prior to the 2017 Österreich-Rundfahrt | Tour of Austria, Tyrol native Stefan Denifl wrote a fantastic blog post about his memories of first competing as a junior in the race 10 years ago, his experiences in the intervening years and his hopes...

Zakarin signs 2-year deal with Team KATUSHA ALPECIN

Team KATUSHA ALPECIN has reached an agreement for a two-year contract extension with team leader Ilnur Zakarin.  Zakarin, age 27, has ridden since 2015 for the team and this new agreement keeps him in team colors through 2019. "I am...

Tour of Austria: Gibbons makes podium on the final day

After two stages in the mountains, today’s stage looked to be one for the fast riders. However, with an undulating first half of the day, the sprinters had to put up a big fight if they wanted to stay...

Tour of Austria. One-two for Oscar Gatto and Miguel Lopez in prologue

Oscar Gatto and Miguel Angel Lopez brought a nice double victory to Astana Proteam in the prologue of the Tour of Austria, which has started today in Graz. In a very short (800 meters) uphill individual time trial (with 16%...

Successful surgery for Alejandro Valverde

Three-hour operation on kneecap fracture and tibia, gluteus wounds last night; Spaniard expected to return home next week Alejandro Valverde successfully underwent surgery last night at Düsseldorf's University Hospital to fix some of the injuries sustained at his race-ending crash,...

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...

Ster ZLM Toer. Overall victory for José Gonçalves

It was an overall victory for José Gonçalves in Sunday’s Ster ZLM Toer (2.1), as the Portuguese rider maintained and widened his race lead on the final stage to claim the GC win. Along the path to success, Gonçalves,...

TRACK CYCLING

Back and bigger than ever – ITS Melbourne

With the 2018 Commonwealth Games under a year away and Olympic Games Country qualification points on offer, a number of the world’s best track...

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