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Flanders – The last one standing for Team Orica-Scott

In its first five years of existence, ORICA-SCOTT has conquered four of the five monuments of cycling. Just the Tour of Flanders remains. This Sunday, the Australian outfit starts with one of its strongest line ups in history, looking to...

Edmondson takes powerful sprint victory in Pajot Hills Classic

Wiggle High5 Pro Cycling’s Nettie Edmondson won the second edition Pajot Hills Classic in Gooik, Belgium, with a sprint that pulled her clear of her rivals on the uphill finishing straight. The Australian former double Track World Champion crossed...

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...

Philippe Gilbert solos to victory on De Panne opening day

Philippe Gilbert became the first Belgian Champion to win a stage at Driedaagse De Panne-Koksijde since 2005, following an audacious display on the queen-stage of the race and an equally impressive amount of work from teammate Dries Devenyns, who...

Berrnard Hinault inducted into Giro d’Italia Hall of Fame

The French champion receives his entry into the Giro d’Italia Hall of Fame. With his three successes in 1980, 1982 and 1985, Hinault joins the roll of honor alongside Merckx, Gimondi, Roche, Moser and Baldini. Milan, 28 March 2017 -...

TRACK CYCLING

Team pursuit sizzle in qualifying

Reigning world champions Australia kick started its men's team pursuit title defense with a scorching near-world record ride in the afternoon’s qualifying session. Coach Tim...

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