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Belgian talent Remco Evenepoel wins World Junior Time-Trial Championships

There was no surprise in the Men's Junior Time Trial at the 2018 UCI Road World Championships in Innsbruck-Tirol today as Belgian phenomenon Remco Evenepoel smashed the times of his rivals. Australia’s Luke Plapp occupied the hot seat up until the favourite crossed the line. Evenepoel rode at an average speed of almost 50km/h on the Junior-limited gear to win...

Annemiek Van Vleuten wins back-to-back World Time-Trial Championships

35-year-old Annemiek van Vleuten has taken back-to-back Time-Trial victories at the UCI World Championships in Innsbruck, Austria today. Van Vleuten, who rolled down the ramp last as the reigning champion, went out hard to lead by 19 seconds at the intermediate time check before extending her margin to take the gold medal by 30 seconds ahead of her Dutch team-mate...

Mikkel Bjerg retains U23 World Time Trial title

As defending champion, 19 year-old Mikkel Bjerg was the hot favourite for the U23 Individual Time Trial title at the UCI Road World Championships Innsbruck-Tirol today. The Danish rider was way ahead of all his rivals at each intermediate time check, and capped off the performance with a margin of 33 seconds over Belgium’s Brent Van Moer and 38...

Rozemarijn Ammerlaan wins the Women’s Junior World Championship Time Trial

Rozemarijn Ammerlaan delivered the first gold medal of the week for the Netherlands in the Women Junior Individual Time Trial at the 2018 UCI Road World Championships Innsbruck-Tirol. She edged out Italy’s Camilla Alessio, who had held the best time for almost an hour. Elynor Backstedt, daughter of the 2004 Paris-Roubaix winner Magnus Backstedt and 1998 British Road Race...

Quick-Step Floors win record fourth World Team Time Trial Title

Kasper Asgreen, Laurens De Plus, Bob Jungels, Yves Lampaert, Maximilian Schachmann and Niki Terpstra put in a tremendous ride on Sunday afternoon in the last ever World Team Time Trial Championships for trade squads, stopping the clock in 1:07:26 after averaging 55.6km/h over the 62.8 gruelling kilometres of the course and taking the gold medals in Austria, as well...

Philippe Gilbert makes winning comeback at the Grand Prix d’Isbergues

It was a dream comeback for Philippe Gilbert today as he won the Grand Prix d’Isbergues – his first race in two months – after attacking from kilometre zero. It was his first outing since suffering a serious knee injury on stage 16 of the Tour de France. “I’ve worked so hard to get back here today. Honestly, there have...

Canyon//SRAM Racing win the Women’s Team Time Trial in Innsbruck-Tirol

Canyon//SRAM Racing have claimed the title in the Women's Team Time Trial at the 2018 UCI Road World Championships in Innsbruck-Tirol today. The German outfit edged out Dutch teams Boels Dolmans Cyclingteam and Team Sunweb, who were touted as the favourites and rounded out the podium. Alena Amialiusik, Alice and Hannah Barnes, Elena Cecchini, Lisa Klein and Trixi Worrack...

Mads Pedersen wins the Tour de l’Eurométropole

Mads Pedersen sprinted to the win from a select leading group in the Tour de l'Eurométropole after superb teamwork and a great leadout from teammate Jasper Stuyven. It was a tactical finale in a wet and chilly race, and with the combination of Stuyven and Pedersen in the leading group of 10, a perfect recipe for victory. "Rain is...

World Championship TTT Recon – Photo Gallery

The 2018 UCI Road World Championships start in Innsbruck-Tirol tomorrow with the Men's and Women's team time-trial events, contested by trade teams. The Women's event kicks off in Ötztal with the first team to start at 10.10 local time and the last team finishing at 12.05 in Innsbruck, Rennweg. The riders will cover a distance of 54.5km. Amongst the favourites...

Eurosport to Broadcast Rás na mBan Highlights This Weekend

TV Highlights of this year's Rás na mBan will be televised on Eurosport this Saturday, 22nd September, at 4.30pm. The hour-long highlights show produced by InForm Sport Media features coverage of all six stages of this year's five-day race which ended on the Parade in Kilkenny last Sunday week. The first transmission of programme is due to follow directly after...

Hugh Carthy extends contract with EF Education First-Drapac p/b Cannondale

The EF Education First-Drapac p/b Cannondale team have announced that Hugh Carthy will stay with the team, extending his contract for another two seasons. Carthy recently finished third overall at Colorado Classic, where he also won the mountains classification, took fifth overall at Tour of Utah and has recorded top 10 finishes on climbing stages at Tour of Britain,...

OVO Energy Women’s Tour expands with sixth day in 2019

The 2019 OVO Energy Women’s Tour will feature six stages for the first time in the event’s history. The prestigious event, launched by SweetSpot Group in 2014, will grow from its present five days and once again forms part of the UCI Women’s WorldTour. The 2018 edition of the OVO Energy Women’s Tour attracted 14 of the world’s top 15...