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Ruta del Sol sets up Contador and Froome clash

Ruta del Sol sets up Contador and Froome clash

While half of the world’s best stage racers face off at the Tour of Oman, the other half are in Europe ready to ride the Vuelta a Andalucia. Commonly known as the Ruta del Sol, the race usually attracts a decent number of climbers thanks to the challenging ascents of Southern Spain, but this year […]

Contador planning to retire in 2016

Contador planning to retire in 2016

All good things must come to an end, especially in the wake of stronger upcoming young riders. Alberto Contador (Tinkoff-Saxo) with a long palmares to his name with multiple grand tours in the bag, is considering retiring from professional racing at the end of 2016, when he will be 34. Speaking at the presentation of the two […]

Guardini strikes first at the Tour of Oman

Guardini strikes first at the Tour of Oman

Andrea Guardini (Astana) took his first victory of the 2015 season at the Tour of Oman, beating Tom Boonen (Etixx-QuickStep) and Matteo Pelucchi (IAM Cycling) on the slightly uphill sprint in Al Wutayyah near the capital Muscat. Alexander Kristoff (Katusha) was fifth, Nacer Bouhanni (Cofidis) sixth, with Peter Sagan (Tinkoff-Saxo) seventh and Sam Bennett (Bora-Argon […]

Lance Armstrong ordered to pay $10million in SCA Promotions case

Lance Armstrong ordered to pay $10million in SCA Promotions case

Lance Armstrong has been ordered to pay out $10million (MYR35.8million) in damages after losing his long-running case against SCA Promotions after an arbitration panel found in the company’s favour. Armstrong originally won a case against SCA Promotions in 2006, which was forced to pay the Texan former professional rider $7.5million in bonuses for winning seven […]

Polygon UR Team welcomes Loic Esteve

Team Polygon UR presents short video to introduce their new rookie slopestyle rider for 2015, Loic Esteve. Polygon UR is happy to have such a talented and promising French rider with a unique style. Loic will be competing on FMB world tour events and join the team’s media projects. Follow Polygon UR on Facebook and Instagram to discover in a couple […]

Rapha partners with Sir Bradley Wiggins on Team Wiggins kit

Rapha partners with Sir Bradley Wiggins on Team Wiggins kit

Rapha are proud to announce a new partnership with Sir Bradley Wiggins, the first Briton to win the Tour de France and one of the most iconic riders in the world. Now, in 2015, as Sir Bradley transitions from Team Sky after Paris Roubaix, Rapha will work with him to focus on new goals, including […]

3D-printed bike test doesn’t go exactly to plan

Engineers from a Canadian university saw their 3D-printed bike snap the first time anyone tried to ride it and promised to go back to the drawing board. Three-dimensional printing is the future if people have begun printing guns, how about putting the idea to good use instead? However, attempt in Canada to create a bike […]

Young Charioteers TVB series brings cycling to your homes

Young Charioteers TVB series brings cycling to your homes

Social media is buzzing with news of a TVB Series featuring cycling named Young Charioteers, led by Him Law and Sammy Sun filmed in Taiwan. This romance series will be aired on March 2nd over 20 episodes in Cantonese and Mandarin. Lead actors and actress, Him Law and Sammy Sum are high school friends after meeting in a […]