With a list of winners including Tom Boonen, Paolo Bettini, Cadel Evans, Mark Cavendish and Rui Costa, the World Championship Road Race is successful at sharing out the title of the ‘World’s Best’ across a number of different rider types. 934 more words
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The 2015 Tour of Britain was really a tale of four Sky riders: two current, two former. Wout Poels and Edvald Boasson Hagen duked it out for overall victory for most of the week, with Boasson Hagen emerging triumphant. 1,043 more words
It’s the climax of the Tour of Britain today as the riders face a 14 lap circuit around London, taking in some famous landmarks.
It brings an end to a fantastic week of racing, it has certainly lived up to its billing, and with Edvald Boassen Hagen leading the race, the MTN-Qhubeka man should now win the yellow jersey ahead of Woulter Poels. 191 more words
The Tour of Britain continues today with a circuit which starts in Clitheroe and ends at an uphill finish in Colne.
Yesterday Team Sky’s Elia Viviani won the opening stage by pipping Mark Cavendish to the line in Wrexham, but today’s terrain suggests it won’t be a sprinters finish, but suiting the climbers. 220 more words