BMC's Cadel Evans won the day, while Canadian Antoine Duchesne sent a message that he is ready to race with the big boys of cycling, joining the winning break early in the race to show composure, patience and strong endurance skills.
Cadel Evans makes his return to competition for the BMC Racing Team at the Tour of Alberta and will remain in Canada for the two one-day WorldTour races in that country, the Grands Prix Cyclistes de Québec and Montréal.
The BMC Racing Team will field an experienced roster around Cadel Evans for the 100th edition of the Tour de France.
Cadel Evans and BMC Racing Team Assistant Director Fabio Baldato said organizers of the Giro d'Italia made a good decision in canceling Friday's stage due to adverse weather conditions and snow on the 139-kilometer route that included three mountain passes.
BMC Racing Team's Cadel Evans held onto second place overall Thursday at the Giro d'Italia despite conceding two minutes and 36 seconds to race leader and stage winner Vincenzo Nibali (Astana Pro Team) in an uphill time trial.
Cadel Evans finished 10th on Thursday's stage of the Giro d'Italia to preserve his second place overall on the eve of an uphill time trial and two straight mountain stages that the BMC Racing Team rider said will be key to the final general classification.
BMC Racing Team's Cadel Evans met the media Monday on the second rest day of the Giro d'Italia and assessed his position as second overall in the race that has six stages to go, including three in the mountains and one individual time trial.
The BMC Racing Team worked hard to keep Cadel Evans out of trouble Thursday on a rain-soaked stage of the Giro d'Italia that saw one of the race favorites lose significant time.
May 16, 2013 - EuroTrash today is a full race-fest; we catch up with the Giro d’Italia, Tour of California and now the Tour of Norway. The TOP STORY is the life of Philippe Gaumont; a wild guy to the end. News, views, video and a laugh to finish with, what more do you need to set you up for the week-end? A coffee I guess.
BMC Racing Team's Cadel Evans followed the moves of race leader Vincenzo Nibali on Tuesday's mountain-top finish at the Giro d'Italia to keep his hold on second place overall and remain the points classification leader.
May 13, 2013 - Italy, the US and France, racing all over the World in today’s EuroTrash Monday. It might be a rest day on the Giro d’Italia, but there has been enough going on to give us a nice long coffee beak. Lots of rider quotes, results and race video from all the races and the usual other bits of news we could tip out of the trash bag. But what a great Giro though, eh?
Cadel Evans of the BMC Racing Team sprinted to fifth place Sunday – leading in a pack of the race favorites – to take the lead in the points classification while keeping his grip on second place in another rain-plagued stage of the Giro d'Italia.
Cadel Evans of the BMC Racing Team moved from sixth to second place overall Saturday at the Giro d'Italia on the strength of a seventh-place finish in the 54.8-kilometer individual time trial.
BMC Racing Team's Cadel Evans and Ivan Santaromita successfully navigated their way through a soggy, crash-filled stage Friday at the Giro d'Italia to each climb further up the overall standings on the eve of the race's first individual time trial.
Cadel Evans of the BMC Racing Team sprinted to second place on Monday's stage of the Giro d'Italia, earning a 12-second time bonus that moved him from 60th to 12th in the overall standings.
Today’s stage was a battle of the descenders. The battle started on the last climb as last year’s Giro champion; Ryder Hesjedal set the race on fire with one attack after another. They didn’t work so he carried on in the same mode on the other side of the mountain. In the end the crafty Luca Paolini took advantage of the situation to slip off the front and rocket to stage victory and the Pink jersey.