Rodriguez, Vicioso and Caruso out of Giro d’Italia

Because of a massive crash at ten kilometers from the finish in Cassino at the Giro d’Italia, three Katusha riders had to abandon the race. Angel Vicioso and Giampaolo Caruso finished the stage in the ambulance. Joaquim Rodriguez finished the race but fractures, revealed later in the Santa Scolastica Hospital of Cassino, made an end of his race, too. Angel Vicioso suffers the worst injury. A … [Read more...]

Katusha Hires Giampaolo Caruso

The Russian team Katusha announced Tuesday the hiring of Giampaolo Caruso, a Italian rider, for the 2010 season, with an option for 2011. "Caruso is a very good climber. We look to the next Giro where he will try to do a good job overall," said manager of training Russian Andrei TCHMIL. At 29 years old, the Sicilian rider who was wearing the colors of the team Flaminia, which has not … [Read more...]