Elia Viviani Sprints To Take Stage 4 of the USA Pro Challenge

Colorado Springs, Colo. (Aug. 21, 2014) – In a circuit race through Colorado Springs that included everything from flat sprints through the city streets to challenging climbs in picturesque Garden of the Gods, Elia Viviani (ITA) of Cannondale Pro Cycling emerged victorious in Stage 4 of the 2014 USA Pro Challenge after catching Jens Voigt (GER) of Trek Factory Racing following a solo breakaway. … [Read more...]

Tour of Turkey Stage 5 Report and Results

ISTANBUL, May 01, 2014 (AFP) - Italian Elia Viviani edged out Briton Mark Cavendish in a sprint finish to win the fifth stage of the Tour of Turkey in Bodrum on Thursday. Estonia's Rein Taaramae maintained his lead in the overall standings following the 178km run from Marmaris. Cannondale's Viviani denied Cavendish a fourth stage victory in this 50th edition of the race after … [Read more...]

Cannondale Pro Cycling Announces Its Programs For 2014.

Sagan will challenge the pavè of Roubaix and fight for green at Tour de France Basso and Viviani leaders at the Giro d'Italia Classics and a grand tour for Moser Cannondale Pro Cycling has just finished its second team training camp in Tuscany. The 27 members of the team including Peter Sagan, Ivan Basso, Elia Viviani, Moreno Moser, and Damiano Caruso used this camp to prepare for the … [Read more...]

Mark Cavendish Edges Elia Viviani for Stage 7 of the Tour of Britain

Mark Cavendish beat Italy's Elia Viviani who won the penultimate stage of the Tour of Britain on Saturday. The British national champion just did enough to hold off the fast-finishing Viviani in Guildford, south of London, in a 155km stage that started Saturday at Epsom racecourse. Britain's Bradley Wiggins, the 2012 Olympic and Tour de France champion, finished in the pack to … [Read more...]

Elia Viviani Wins Tour of Britain’s First Stage

LONDON, Sept 15, 2013 (AFP) - Italy's Elia Viviani won the first stage of the Tour of Britain on Sunday as Mark Cavendish missed the chance to take the sprint finish. Omega Pharma Quick-Step rider Cavendish had the platform laid for him by his team-mates on the first ride from Peebles to Drumlanrig Castle, but he was boxed in and slipped off team-mate Alessandro Petacchi who went it … [Read more...]

Italian Elia Viviani Sprints To Dauphine 2nd Stage Win

OYONNAX, France, June 03, 2013 (AFP) - Italian Elia Viviani of the Cannondale team outsprinted Belgium's Gianni Meersman and Tony Gallopin of France to win the second stage of the Criterium du Dauphine after 191km from Chatel to Oyonnax on Monday. Canadian David Veilleux of Europcar, the first stage winner, retained the overall leader's jersey. It was the 24-year-old Viviani's … [Read more...]

Kittel Wins Paris-Nice Stage 2 As French Champion Bouhanni Crashes Out

Cerilly, France, March 5, 2013 (AFP) - Germany's Marcel Kittel won the second stage of the Paris-Nice race, a 200.5km ride from Vimory to Cerilly, on Tuesday. However, the overall lead is held by Italian Elia Viviani, who benefited from overnight leader French champion Nacer Bouhanni crashing out of the race when he came to grief 58km from the finish and suffered a mouth injury. … [Read more...]

Viviani Sprints To Opening Win In Tour of Beijing

BEIJING, Oct 9, 2012 (AFP) - Italian Elia Viviani won the first stage of a windy Tour of Beijing on Tuesday after the Italian timed his sprint for the finishing line to perfection. His triumph follows a victory in the fourth stage of the race last year, the first time that a World Tour calendar event was staged in China. Viviani, who races for the Liquigas-Cannondale team, found … [Read more...]

Viviani Wins his Second Stage In A Row, Leipheimer Keeps Leaders Jersey

Elia Viviani of Liquigas-Cannondale Breaks into Breckenridgeto Win Second Consecutive Stage of the 2011 USA Pro Cycling Challenge Leipheimer Retains the Overall Lead Heading into the Final Day of Racing BRECKENRIDGE, COLO. (August 27, 2011) – Tour de France second-place finisher Andy Schleck (NED) of Team Leopard-Trek attempted to win his first-ever American race, but came 500 meters … [Read more...]

Viviani is Victorious in Stage 4 of the 2011 USA Pro Cycling Challenge

Liquigas-Cannondale’s Elia Viviani is Victorious in Stage 4 of the 2011 USA Pro Cycling Challenge Leipheimer Retains the Overall Lead with Two Decisive Days of Racing to Go STEAMBOAT SPRINGS, COLO. (August 26, 2011) – Clear blue skies and remarkable crowds welcomed the riders to the Stage 4 finish in Steamboat Springs, as 22-year-old Elia Viviani (ITA) took a strong lead-out from … [Read more...]