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Bob Jungels takes stage win and moves into overall lead at Tour Colombia

Bob Jungels attacked inside the final kilometre of a an action-packed stage 4 of Tour Colombia to take the stage win and the 26-year-old is the new leader of the race with two days to go. Jungels caught all the other riders off-guard, allowing him to get clear and solo to victory on the streets of Medellin, where the...

Organisers confirm that no UCI-ranked Rás Tailteann to be held in 2019

Organisers of the Rás Tailteann, have confirmed that an eight-day UCI-ranked race will not take place in 2019. The news follows on from a long and committed search by race organisers for sponsorship. The UCI 2.2 race was first run in 1953 and has been a world ranking race since 2000. Being part of the international calendar has increased the...

Sean Yates announced as the ambassador for Ribble’s e-road bike

Former professional Sean Yates has been announced as the ambassador for Ribble’s e-road bike - the Endurance SLe. “Cycling has always been my life but due to health issues I've not been able to ride where or as much as I'd like," said Yates. "I will always have the passion to ride and the head and heart still want...

Nicolas Roche to make Team Sunweb debut at the Tour de la Provence

Nicolas Roche is set to make his debut in Team Sunweb colours at the Tour de la Provence (UCI 2.1) which starts on 14 February with an 8.9-kilometre prologue in Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer. The 34 year-old Irishman, who spent the past two seasons racing for BMC Racing Team, will line up alongside Asbjørn Kragh Andersen, Johannes Fröhlinger, Chad Haga, Lennard Kämna, Michael...

Edvald Boasson Hagen wins opening stage of the Vuelta a Communitat Valenciana

Edvald Boasson Hagen (Team Dimension Data for Qhubeka) took his team's first win of the 2019 season as he raced to the stage victory and overall race lead on the opening 10.2-kilometre time trial at the Vuelta a Communitat Valenciana. Boasson Hagen had clocked the fastest time of the day with a 12'55" when he reached the finish in...

Sam Bennett sprints to final stage win at the Vuelta a San Juan

Sam Bennett has taken his first victory of the season by winning the final stage of the Vuelta a San Juan. The Irishman capped off great work from his BORA-hansgrohe to win the bunch sprint in San Juan City. After a hectic final stage where the breakaway was barely allowed a minute’s advantage, it all came down to the final...

Emanuel Buchmann solos to victory at the Trofeo Andratx – Lloseta

Emanuel Buchmann (BORA – hansgrohe) soloed to victory at the Trofeo Andratx - Lloseta (1.1), the second race in the Challenge Mallorca series. The race was one for the true climbers. A parcours packed with up and downs on twisty, narrow roads promised another exciting day in the saddle, while the rainy weather conditions in the beginning made it even...

Mikel Landa breaks collarbone in Mallorca crash

Mikel Landa (Movistar Team) fractured a collarbone towards the end of Trofeo Ses Salines - Puig de Sant Salvador, the opening race in the Challenge Mallorca series. The Basque climber was involved in a pile-up, and he will require surgery for the injury. The pile-up in the bunch happened with 15 kilometres remaining from the finish in Puig de...

Lucy Kennedy wins final stage and overall at the Jayco Herald Sun Tour

After a second place last weekend at the Cadel Road Race, Lucy Kennedy (Mitchelton-SCOTT) has gone one better at the Lexus of Blackburn Jayco Herald Sun Tour, taking the final stage win and overall title in emphatic style today. Kennedy used the move of world championship silver medalist Amanda Spratt to bridge across on the final climb before leaving her...

Fernando Gaviria wins his second stage of the Vuelta a San Juan

Fernando Gaviria UAE Team Emirates won his second stage of the Vuelta a San Juan today, beating three-time world champion Peter Sagan (Bora-Hansgrohe) into second place. The Colombian sprinter won the 185.8-kilometre fourth stage to San Josè de Jachal-Villa San Augustin after solid work by UAE Team Emirates with young Italian Simone Consonni launching the Colombian captain towards the win. Gaviria...

Dan McLay wins first stage of the Jayco Herald Sun Tour

Dan McLay delivered the first victory of the season for EF Education First Pro Cycling Team on the opening stage of Jayco Herald Sun Tour. The six-day Australian stage race began with 22 laps around the Phillip Island Moto GP circuit. McLay held off Kristoffer Halvorsen (Team Sky) and Wouter Wippert (EvoPro) to climb to the top step...

Chloe Hosking wins opening stage of the Herald Sun Tour

Chloe Hosking (Alé Cipollini) has won the opening stage of the Herald Sun Tour, a 97.9-kilometre stage at Philip Island, home of the Australian MotoGP Grand Prix. It was the second win of the season for Hosking who also won the final stage of the Santos Women's Tour Down Under. The 28 year-old led home a group of eight...

EvoPro Racing’s Wouter Wippert takes third on opening stage of Jayco Herald Sun Tour

Irish team EvoPro Racing have moved to the top of the UCI Continental team rankings after Wouter Wippert finished third on today’s opening stage at the Jayco Herald Sun Tour. In a photo tight finish, Wippert grabbed third position at the line, with Dan Mclay of EF Education First and Kristoffer Halvorsen of Team Sky taking first and second...

Julian Alaphilippe wins second stage of the Vuelta a San Juan

Julian Alaphilippe (Deceuninck – Quick-Step) escaped in the last two kilometres of Monday’s Vuelta a San Juan stage to Peri Lago Punta Negra to take his first win of the season. Due to the high temperatures, the organisers invoked the extreme weather protocol and shortened the stage, which rolled out from Chimbas later than initially scheduled. Deceuninck – Quick-Step...

Fernando Gaviria wins opening stage of the Vuelta a San Juan

Fernando Gaviria opened his UAE Team Emirates chapter in the best way possible by winning the opening stage of the 2019 Vuelta a San Juan. After 159.1 kilometres from San Juan to Pocito, he outsprinted Matteo Malucelli (Caja Rural-Seguros RGA) and Sam Bennett (Bora-Hansgrohe). Gaviria took the first leader’s jersey of the race with Malucelli in second at 4"...

Banbridge CC to host Travers Engineering Annaclone GP

On the opening day of the Irish road racing season, Banbridge CC will once again promote the Travers Engineering Annaclone GP. Taking place on Saturday 2nd March, pre-entry will open on Monday 11th February at 7pm. Two races will be on offer for competitors; a handicapped race catering for A1, A2 and A3 categories and a mass start A4...

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