Tirreno-Adriatico was sometimes chaotic, sometimes cathartic but always competitive. Sunweb’s GC ambitions were wiped out in crashes, Marcel Kittel got his first win for Katusha and tributes were paid to… 1,070 more words
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The early season racing in Australia and the Persian Gulf is behind us which means the “real” professional cycling season is finally underway. We are less than a week away from Milan Sanremo, or “La Classicissima,” the first monument of the season, so it is time to finally take stock of where we are and who are the riders to watch for the coming weeks. 1,882 more words
It was an eventful fortnight of racing – from the mud bath of Strade Blanche to the majestic queen stages of Tirreno-Adriatico and Paris-Nice. Midge, Euan and Kathi relive the thrills of great racing and do the usual jinxing of riders they love by naming them as their Classics pics. 29 more words
It wasn’t as decisive a finale as I thought we might have had but the GC race has been blown open again after Thomas lost some time due to a mechanical in the closing kilometre. 1,048 more words
In the end it was BMC who made it three wins on the trot here after putting together a strong display.
It wasn’t as dominant a display as they’ve produced in the past though with surprise package of the day… 946 more words
How the hell … ? is Journal Velo‘s regular column, giving readers food for thought and topics for discussion. This week, it’s time to get timely. 808 more words
SCURT/2: Burleanu, "nevoit" sa colaboreze cu Gica Popescu!; la handbal e de bine; Tirreno-Adriatico isi respecta blazonul; programul tv 14.01.
* Mutarea facuta la guvern, cu numirea lui Gica Popescu consilier coordonator, din partea primului ministru pentru Euro 2020 a scos vulpea din scorbura, Razvan Burleanu, cu pregatirea de artilerie gen tiriplici a unui alt Razvan (Mitroi, pacat de acest nume), scotand margica cincinalului: “Vom fi nevoiti sa colaboram cu Gheorghe Popescu atat timp cat vom avea niste acte emise de Guvernul Romaniei”. 725 more words