Lemoine, Simon Look To Lift Team Cofidis

PARIS, Jan 24, 2014 - Beleaguered French cycling outfit Cofidis will be looking to French riders Cyril Lemoine and Julien Simon to lift the team this season after a difficult 2013. "I'm not worried," insisted Cofidis Competitions president Thierry Vittu on Friday. "Our riders are worth more than the slim results from 2013 - 9 wins". "We were hit by bad luck and illness it's true … [Read more...]

Cyril Lemoine Crashes Hard In Mallorca Challenge

French rider PARIS, Feb 7, 2012 (AFP) - French rider Cyril Lemoine was rushed to hospital after a bad fall during the Mallorca Challenge cycling race in Spain, his Saur-Sojasun team confirmed on Tuesday. The Breton outfit said "the news is reassuring" after Lemoine underwent emergency surgery overnight Monday, after breaking two ribs and bruising his lungs and kidney. Lemoine … [Read more...]

Lemoine In Luxembourg Lead

LUXEMBOURG, June 3, 2010 (AFP) - Cyril Lemoine of Saur-Sojasun took the overall lead in the Tour of Luxembourg on Thursday after Italian Giovanni Visconti, riding for ISD, won the first stage from Luxembourg to Hesperange. Lemoine took the lead from fellow Frenchman and teammate Jimmy Engoulvent, who won Wednesday's prologue after a snarl-up five kilometres from the line left the peloton … [Read more...]