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On Tour: Rest Day 1

Mike Franchetti on the Tour so far, taking a look at the first nine stages of the race.

This year the first nine stages have had relatively little for the sprinters but plenty of chances for the GC riders to shown their faces. 1,186 more words

Mike Franchetti

Tour de France Prologue and Stage 2 Recap

The Tour de France started this weekend and we’ve seen two stages take place already. The return of the Prologue time trial has allowed the general classification to receive an instant shake-up and just like previous years, Fabian Cancellara has found himself in the yellow jersey early on. 385 more words

Cycling

Tour de France 2015 shorts: Stage 2

Echelons

Who needs Alpine mountains when you can have wind? For a stage that gently fluctuated between 0m and 6m above sea level, it was a thrilling start to the road stages of this Tour. 637 more words

Cycling

Giro d'Italia - Rest Day Round Up 2


After the frenetic action of the first week I had been well prepared to indulge the 2015 Giro a week in the doldrums, as the race switched to the eastern side of the country and began a five-day schlep northwards back towards the mountains. 2,126 more words

Cycling

The end of a monumental rivalry

One of cycling’s great rivalries probably ended last Friday when Fabian Cancellara’s crash ruined his classics campaign. It followed Tom Boonen’s own classics-killer crash at Paris-Nice two weeks ago. 770 more words

Races

Thomas, Sagan, Degenkolb aim for rare Monument win

Geraint Thomas (GBR), Peter Sagan (SVK) and John Degenkolb (GER) hope to give their countries a rare win in the Ronde van Vlaanderen on Sunday 5 April. 258 more words

Review

Riders of the Storm - E3 & Gent-Wevelgem Round-up

E3 Harelbeke and Gent-Wevelgem are not the biggest names in the cobbled Classic races that are now pouring forth from the unique topography of north western Europe. 1,218 more words

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