Ilnur Zakarin of Katusha soloed to a snow-capped summit finish victory on a chaotic 13th stage of the Giro d’Italia on Friday that shook up the overall picture. Slovenia’s Jan Polanc of Team UAE kept hold of the overall lead as favourites another Slovene Primoz Roglic and Italian Vincenzo Nibali
Russian Ilnur Zakarin powered to victory in the 13th stage of the Giro d’Italia, the first mountain test for the overall contenders, while favorites Primoz Roglic and Vincenzo Nibali finished together on Friday. A member of the day’s breakaway, Katusha’s Zakarin went solo in the final climb
Russian rider Ilnur Zakarin won the 13th stage of the Giro d’Italia with a solo attack up to the race’s first big mountain-top finish, and Jan Polanc held onto the overall leader’s pink jersey Friday. Zakarin, who rides for Team Katusha Alpecin, required more than 5+ hours to complete the
Briton Tao Geoghegan Hart has abandoned the Giro d’Italia after crashing during the 13th stage, a 196-km mountain trek to Ceresole Reale, on Friday. Geoghegan Hart, who had won two stages of the Tour of the Alps before the Giro, was one of two Team Ineos leaders with Russian Pavel Sivakov in the
Lac Serrù (Italie) (AFP) – Rising British rider Tao Geoghegan Hart of the Ineos Team (ex-Sky) was involved in a high-speed downhill crash that saw him abandon his Giro d’Italia bid on Friday. A full update will follow,” Ineos said on Twitter after their rider left in the team car rather than
Former cycling champion Lance Armstrong has said he “wouldn’t change a thing” about the doping that led to him being stripped of his record seven Tour de France titles, according to details of an interview that will air next week on NBCSN. The network, owned by NBC Sports Group, said on
Italy’s Cesare Benedetti won Thursday’s 12th stage of the Giro d’Italia at Pinerolo in the Italian Alps ahead of compatriot Damiano Caruso. Slovenian Jan Polanc took the overall lead. It was the first win for 31-year-old Bora rider Benedetti who led a long break-away group in the first
Cesare Benedetti won the 12th stage of the Giro d’Italia on Thursday for his first victory as a professional while Jan Polanc took the overall leader’s pink jersey from UAE Emirates teammate Valerio Conti. ”I’ve worked a lot for the others in the past but today I got my opportunity
Slovenian Jan Polanc seized the leader’s pink jersey at the Giro d’Italia on Thursday as Cesare Benedetti claimed his first professional victory at the age of 31 on the first mountainous stage on this year’s route. After two pancake flat days, UAE rider Polanc got in a breakaway group on
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Novi Ligure (Italy) (AFP) – Australian Caleb Ewan won a sprint finish to take the 11th stage of the Giro d’Italia on Wednesday, just ahead of Frenchman Arnaud Demare.
NOVI LIGURE, Italy (Reuters) – Australia’s Caleb Ewan claimed the 11th stage of the Giro d’Italia on Wednesday after a bunch sprint at the end of a 221-kilometer ride from Carpi to Novi Ligure. The Lotto-Soudal rider edged Arnaud Demare (Groupama–FDJ) and Pascal Ackermann (Bora–hansgrohe) to
Caleb Ewan of Australia sprinted to victory on the 11th stage of the Giro d’Italia on Wednesday, while Italian cyclist Valerio Conti remained the overall leader. Ewan, who rides for Lotto-Soudal, edged out Arnaud Demare and Pascal Ackermann in a bunch sprint at the end of the entirely flat 221-kilometer
MODENA, Italy (Reuters) – France’s Arnaud Demare won the 10th stage of the Giro d’Italia, his first career victory in the race, a 145-km flat ride from Ravenna on Tuesday. Italian Elia Viviani was second and Rudiger Selig of Germany took third place ahead of Australian Caleb Ewan. “We came
Arnaud Demare of France sprinted to victory after a crash affected the end of the 10th stage of the Giro d’Italia on Tuesday, while Italian cyclist Valerio Conti kept the overall lead. Demare, who rides for Groupama-FDJ, edged out Elia Viviani and Rudiger Selig in a bunch sprint at the end of the