Kruijswijk Stretches Lead, Valverde Gets His Maiden Giro Win

Milan, May 24, 2016 (AFP) - Dutchman Steven Kruijswijk moved closer to a history-making Giro d'Italia triumph Tuesday after stretching his lead over Esteban Chaves and Vincenzo Nibali in a thrilling 16th stage won by Alejandro Valverde. Kruijswijk, of the Lotto team, started the hilly 132 km race from Bressanone to Andalo with a 2min 12sec lead on Colombian Chaves (Orica) and 2:51 on 2013 champion and pre-race favourite Vincenzo Nibali (Astana). Kruijswijk didn't have enough in the tank to stop Movistar team leader Valverde, 36, from claiming his maiden stage win on the race after a two-up sprint at the finish. After leaving Nibali nearly five minutes in his wake however, he said: "I wanted to give my team a win but it's … Read More...

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Kruijswijk Stretches Lead, Valverde Gets His Maiden Giro Win

Milan, May 24, 2016 (AFP) - Dutchman Steven Kruijswijk moved closer to a history-making Giro d'Italia triumph … Read More...

Foliforov Triumphs On Giro Stage 15, Kruijswijk Tightens Grip On Pink

Alpe di Siusi, Italy, May 22, 2016 (AFP) - Dutchman Steven Kruijswijk tightened his grip on the Giro d'Italia pink … Read More...

Kristoff Wins, Vos Wins, As The Tour of California Rolls On

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Chaves Wins Epic Giro Queen’s Stage, As Kruijswijk In Pink Jersey

Corvara, Italy, May 21, 2016 (AFP) - Colombian Esteban Chaves snatched victory on an epic 14th stage of the Giro … Read More...

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Could This Be The Biggest Development To Women’s Cycling

A new development in the field of women’s cycling it set to put the sport on the map as soon as 2016, reports claim. It has now been announced that next year will see the introduction of a new event named WorldTour. Recently, representatives at the UCI Women’s Teams seminar held in Siena discussed the new changes after the inaugural edition of the Strade Bianche event. The new WorldTour … Read More...

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Kopin Unveils World’s Smallest Smart Glass Display – Introducing Solos, High Performance Eyewear for Cyclists Solos empowers cyclists with the critical performance data they need to train with precision and achieve peak performance without breaking stride LAS VEGAS – September 15, 2015 – Kopin® Corporation (Nasdaq: KOPN), a leading developer and provider of innovative wearable technologies … Read More...

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