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...]

Simon Wins Tour of Catalonia Fifth Stage

MADRID, March 23, 2012 (AFP) - French rider Julien Simon, of the SAU team, won the fifth stage of Tour of Catalonia on Friday, after a sprint finish to the 207.1km run between Asco and Manresa. Colombia's Rigoberto Uran, of Sky, and Poland's Sylvester Szmyd, of the Liquigas team, completed the top three. Switzerland's Michael Albasini, of the GreenEdge team, who won the first two … [Read more...]