Women's Cycling

Women's Cycling

Double victory for Van Vleuten at La Course by Le Tour de France

After her spectacular win on the summit finish of the Col d'Izoard on Thursday Annemiek van Vleuten was the favourite for today's pursuit stage of La Course by Le Tour de France and the Dutch champion did not disappoint, storming to another convincing...

Van Vleuten shows her class with victory at La Course

Dutch national time trial champion Annemiek van Vleuten has produced a spectacular performance for ORICA-SCOTT women to take victory atop the iconic Col d'Izoard at Le Course by Le Tour de France today, ensuring pole position for Saturday's individual time trial in Marseille. A short 67.5kilometre...

Second on the final stage, third overall, QOM and points jerseys for ORICA-SCOTT in...

Tour Down Under winner Amanda Spratt and two-time Giro Rosa stage winner Annemiek van Vleuten finished in second and fourth place respectively on today's final stage of the ten-day WorldTour race, the Giro Rosa. The two ORICA-SCOTT riders arrived at the finish line in a small group...

Uttrup Ludwig wins Giro Rosa youth classification

Cecilie Uttrup Ludwig has continued her impressive season by winning the youth classification in the Giro Rosa. Uttrup Ludwig has been leading the UCI WorldTour youth classification rankings and today’s result means she extends her lead in that competition. “It has...

Team Sunweb’s Juliette Labous claims first UCI victory at Tour de Feminin Queen stage

A strong ride against some tough competition saw Team Sunweb's Juliette Labous (FRA) take the victory on the Queen stage of Tour de Feminin today, her first victory whilst riding with the team. The Queen stage of the Tour de...

Winder claims Tour de Feminin title

Quote from Ruth Winder: "It was an amazing day. We played it right to get Tayler Wiles into second place overall and I took the win along with the sprint jersey. A great start to our European racing block." Quote from Director...

Lepistö second on the penultimate Giro Rosa stage

Lotta Lepistö continued her impressive performance in her first Giro Rosa today after sprinting to second. The result is her third podium position after winning stage 6 and finishing second on stage 3. The day ended in a bunch sprint...

Winder doubles at Tour de Feminin

Quote from Ruth Winder: "We showed good teamwork again today. We were present at the front of the group, we tried for another break with Tayler (Wiles) riding really strongly. It in the end came down to a fast and windy...

Winder wins Tour de Feminin opening stage

Quote from Ruth Winder: "All in all it was a great day. We all were attacking and at the end of the day, my attack is the one that stuck. I went with about 40 kilometers to go and saw...

Victory for Lepistö on Stage 6 of the Giro Rosa

After sprinting to second place in an earlier bunch sprint, Lotta Lepistö went one better today to win stage 6 of the Giro Rosa. The stage took place on a circuit with four laps and despite numerous attacks towards...

TRACK CYCLING

NZ Team Sprinters create cycling history with gold medal

Cycling New Zealand’s men’s team sprint trio have created history with victory on the first day of the UCI Track Cycling World Championships in...

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