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Saturday October 21, 2017
BMC's Silvan Dillier took his podium celebrations at the end of stage 3 of the Tour of Guangxi a little too far and... well you can see what happened. Fernando Gaviria (Quick-Step Floors) took his third stage win in a row.
Saturday October 21, 2017
Multi-Champion Marianne Vos has been out to try her new cycling clothing line; La Vos. She was showing her new kit at the Euro Cycling XP 2017 in the MECC and went for a ride past the street named after her in Maastricht - Marianne Vos Allée.
Friday October 20, 2017
Fernando Gaviria claimed his second win in a row at the maiden edition of the Tour of Guangxi, this time in Nanning, where the 23-year-old outmuscled Max Walscheid (Sunweb) and Wouter Wippert (Cannondale-Drapac).
Friday October 20, 2017
Quick-Step Floors' Fernando Gaviria beat Dylan Groenewegen (LottoNL-Jumbo) and Pascal Ackermann (Bora-Hansgrohe) en route to claiming his first ever victory in Asia, and with it, the leader’s jersey in the Tour of Guangxi at the end of stage 1.
Wednesday October 18, 2017
PeloPic: One of the best shots of the Dutch fans on the Alpe d'Huez. BMC's Miguel Quinziato takes on some 'hydration' from the spectators on his way to the finish in stage 20 of the 2015 Tour de France.
Wednesday October 18, 2017
PeloPic: The 2018 Tour de France will return to the mythical climb of the Alpe d'Huez and its twisting climb. The madness of Dutch corner will also be there, and for sure you can bet on the excitement.
Wednesday October 18, 2017
2018 Tour de France Preview: On Tuesday in Paris, Christian Prudhomme unveiled the 2018 Tour de France race route. With the cobbles of Roubaix, the return of the Alpe d’Huez and a mountain time trial in the Basque Country, it should be a 'belter'. Ed Hood takes a first look at the course to asses the possibilities of a Froome fifth win.
Tuesday October 17, 2017
PeloPic: The last race on the Belgian calendar in Putte-Kapellen gave the BabyDump team their biggest win of the season with Arvid de Kleijn. The Sluitingsprijs is a great excuse for a beer after the race is over and a time for the riders to mix with the fans.
Tuesday October 17, 2017
PeloPic: Unveiled at the Palais de Congrès convention centre in Paris in front of nearly 4,000 spectators, the race route for the 105th edition of the Tour de France.
Tuesday October 17, 2017
PeloPics: UAE Team Emirates has officially announced the signing of Fabio Aru. The Italian National Champion has agreed a three year deal with the Emirati team.
Monday October 16, 2017
PeloPic: The final race on the Belgian calendar takes place today (Tuesday) in the Belgian/Dutch border town of Putte-Kapellen. The finish line is the actual border between the two countries. It's a top race, but also a top night out for the fans and riders.
Monday October 16, 2017
PeloPic: The Presidential Tour of Turkey finished on Sunday in Istanbul with another exciting sprint. Another stage win for Sam Bennett (Bora-Hansgrohe) looked very likely. A late crash ruined his race as he also lost the points jersey to eventual stage winner, Edward Theuns (Trek-Segafredo).
Sunday October 15, 2017
PeloPic: Bora-Hansgrohe's Sam Bennett took his fourth 2017 stage win in the Presidential Tour of Turkey on Saturday, out-sprinting local hero Ahmet Örken, with UAE Team Emirates' Simone Consonni taking third. The final stage to Istanbul could also suit the Irishman for a fifth stage win. Diego Ulissi (UAE Team Emirates) holds the overall lead.
Tuesday October 10, 2017
Hundreds of elite male and female cyclists competed in the second Red Bull Last Stand in downtown San Antonio; Ingrid Drexel and Tristan Uhl win big.
Monday October 9, 2017
Il Lombardia'17: We wouldn't have covered the Giro di Lombardia properly without Ale 'our man in Italy' Federico's roadside race chase. As usual, things never go to plan, but there is always a tale to tell from Ale's day in Lombardia.
Sunday October 8, 2017
Giro di Lombardia 2017: The final 'Monument' of 2017 was a battle of the favorites and the top man on the day was Vincenzo Nibali, to take his second Lombardia win, repeating his win of 2015. We catch up with the action with the best photos from the Lombardy roadside.
Saturday October 7, 2017
Race Report: Vincenzo Nibali once again showed that the ability to go down hills rapidly is every bit as important as the ability to climb them well when it comes to Lombardia – taking his second Monument in the manner of a Campionissimo.
Friday October 6, 2017
Il Lombardia'17: Our PEZ-Man in Italy, Alessandro Federico, is getting himself ready for his annual 'Race Chase' in Lombardy on Saturday. The Giro di Lombardia is one of the 'Monuments' in cycle racing, but in Northern Italy the Classic is a ritual that has to be observed. Here is Ale's preview of his Saturday on the roads of Lombardia.
Wednesday October 4, 2017
Giro di Lombardia Race Preview: The 2017 season comes to its end on Saturday, there are still some other races, like Paris-Tours on Sunday, but Il Lombardia is the sting in the season's tail for the big men of the WorldTour peloton. Ed Hood takes a good look at the 'Race of the Falling Leaves' and who might win.
Sunday September 24, 2017
World Men's Road Race Report: Peter Sagan snatched victory from Alexander Kristoff in a wonderful finish. The TV pictures disappeared with around 5km left, but when they came back on, Sagan was sat in the top five and although he let Alexander Kristoff open up the sprint, the Slovakian timed his charge perfectly.