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Philippe Gilbert to start his Spring Classics campaign at Omloop Het Nieuwsblad

A double winner of the Omloop Het Nieuwsblad, Philippe Gilbert will open his Spring Classics campaign at the Belgian one-day race, knowing that a victory would make him joint record holder, together with four other riders. Omloop Het Nieuwsblad (196 kilometres), comes with a new finale, mirroring the old one of Ronde van Vlaanderen, with the legendary combo of...

Luke Rowe to return to action at the Abu Dhabi Tour

Team Sky’s Luke Rowe will return to competitive action at the Abu Dhabi Tour on Wednesday, six months after suffering a broken leg, the team announced today. The accident where he suffered his broken leg, which happened in August last year while rafting on his brother’s stag party in the Czech Republic, saw Rowe require major surgery after breaking his...

Fabio Aru confirms that he will line up at the Giro d’Italia

Fabio Aru (UAE Team Emirates) has confirmed that he will participate in the 2018 Giro d’Italia. The rider made the announcement at the headquarters of his team's sponsor Emirates Airlines. “I really wanted to mull over this important decision, and I’ve had many constructive conversations with the team,” explained the Italian champion. “The decision to participate in the...

Movistar Women’s Team to debut at Setmana Valenciana

The women's Movistar Team will line up in a race for the first time in their history with a six-woman roster entirely composed of Spanish riders. Mavi García, Lourdes Oyarbide, Lorena Llamas, Eider Merino, Alicia González and local Alba Teruel are the riders selected to start of the 2nd (UCI 2.2), a four-day event finishing in Benidorm on Sunday...

Elia Viviani looking to continue winning run at the Abu Dhabi Tour

Quick-Step Floors – who so far this season has amassed ten UCI victories – will line up at the Abu Dhabi Tour with Julian Alaphilippe, neo-pros Alvaro Hodeg and James Knox, Enric Mas, Michael Mørkøv, Fabio Sabatini and Elia Viviani. The squad will not be short of options at the Middle East race, where they took a stage victory...

Alexander Kristoff wins his first race for UAE Team Emirates at the Tour of Oman

Alexander Kristoff scored both his first victory of the 2018 season and his first in UAE Team Emirates’s colours today in the Tour of Oman, on the final stage running 135.5km along the Muscat Corniche. The European champion has won this stage in the last two seasons, 2016 and 2017 and made it a hat trick today, finishing...

Tim Wellens wins Ruta del Sol

Tim Wellens (Lotto Soudal) started the final 14-kilometre time-trial stage of the Vuelta a Andalucia Ruta Ciclista Del Sol (2.HC) with just seven seconds lead over Mikel Landa (Movistar Team) and eleven seconds over Wout Poels (Team Sky) but the Belgian managed to hang on to take the win. Before the GC top ten began their time trial, David...

Tim Wellens wins stage four of Ruta del Sol and takes over GC lead (VIDEO)

Tim Wellens (Lotto Soudal) won the 191-kilometre fourth stage of Vuelta a Andalucia Ruta Ciclista Del Sol (2.HC) from Sevilla to Alcalá de los Gazules in impressive style and has now taken over the race lead. Just before entering the last steep kilometre towards the finish in Alcalá de los Gazules, escapees Andrey Amador (Movistar Team) and Sep Vanmarcke...

Top ten for Nicolas Roche on Green Mountain stage of the Tour of Oman

Nicolas Roche (BMC Racing) had his best result of the season when he finished ninth on the 152-kilometre fifth stage of the Tour of Oman from Sama'il to Jabal Al Akhdhar (Green Mountain). Roche's team mate and previous race leader Greg van Avermaet struggled however and slipped down to 16th overall on a stage which saw a big shake-up...

Sacha Modolo wins third stage of the Ruta del Sol

Sacha Modolo took a convincing win on the third stage of Ruta del Sol on Friday, exacting his revenge for a near miss on stage one and earning his first victory in the EF Education First-Drapac p/b Cannondale kit. The Italian wound up his sprint late and distanced Carlos Barbero (Movistar) and Nelson Andres Soto Martinez (Caja Rural-Seguros RGA) in...

The Col Collective on Sa Calobra (Mallorca) with Fränk Schleck (VIDEO)

With 26 hairpin bends, including its iconic 270° twist right at the very summit, there's little wonder why the road from Sa Calobra to the Coll dels Reis is the most famous on the whole of Mallorca. The climb features in the latest video from The Col Collective where Mike Cotty rode with Fränk Schleck. Below is Mike's description...

Aqua Blue Sport awarded wildcard entry for the Tour de Suisse

Aqua Blue Sport are one of three teams awarded a wildcard spot for the Tour de Suisse, the organisers InfrontRingier announced today. The other two teams who will join the WorldTour squads at the Swiss race are French team Direct Energie and the Italian team Nippo-Vini Fantini Europa Ovini. A total of 21 teams with seven riders each will compete...