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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


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


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


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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E3 Harelbeke 2015 Preview – Tips, Contenders, Profile

E3 Harelbeke is the first World Tour race of Flanders week and we’ve got a strong field of riders all aiming for the win. The race has already courted some controversy before even starting with the ‘sexist poster’ storm which had a nod to Peter Sagan’s podium antics in this race. 471 more words


Milan – San Remo Preview 2015 – Tips, Contenders, etc.

After successfully predicting the top two at Paris-Nice (and my tip for 3rd came 4th) – here’s my Milan-San Remo preview and predictions.

After a period for a few years with an extra hill near the end, the race now favours sprinters with a reasonable degree of climbing, provided all the attacks from… 328 more words


Strade Bianche 2015 Review

For all the pre-race talk of Peter Sagan and two time winner Fabian Cancellara fighting it out on the way to the finish of Strade Bianche, it didn’t pan out anything like that. 311 more words