Ewan Wins Sun Tour Stage 2, Sky Protect Overall Lead

Melbourne, Feb 5, 2016 (AFP) - Caleb Ewan won a tough second stage of the Herald Sun Tour in Australia on Friday, but Team Sky's Peter Kennaugh and Chris Froome did enough to stay on top in the overall standings. Rising Australian sprinter Ewan, who won two stages of the Tour Down Under last month, completed the 144.2-kilometre stage in three hours, 29 minutes and six seconds. The … [Read more...]

Froome Shows Early Class As Team Sky Take Over At Sun Tour

Melbourne, Feb 4, 2016 (AFP) - British national champion Peter Kennaugh stormed through the first stage of the Herald Sun Tour on Thursday with Chris Froome at his side as Team Sky took charge. The pair broke away after 97 kilometres (60.3 miles) of the 126.1-kilometre stage through Victoria's Yarra Valley and could not be caught. The Sky leaders shared the winning time of three hours, … [Read more...]

Brit Peter Kennaugh Wins Cadel Evans Great Road Race

Sydney, Jan 31, 2016 (AFP) - Current British road race champion and Olympic gold medalist Peter Kennaugh won the Cadel Evans Great Ocean Road Race in Australia on Sunday, as fellow countryman Mark Cavendish pulled out before the finish. Kennaugh (Team Sky) won the second edition of the 174-kilometer (108-mile) race in Geelong, Victoria, in four hours, four minutes and 59 seconds, … [Read more...]

Sky’s Kennaugh Breaks Away To Win Opening Dauphine Stage

Albertville, France, June 7, 2015 (AFP) - British road race champion Peter Kennaugh held off a fast-finishing group of riders to clinch the first stage of the Critérium du Dauphiné at Albertville on Sunday. The 25-year-old -- like sprint great Mark Cavendish born in the Isle of Man -- pounced 2km from the end of a 131.5km ride shortly after a long break had been reeled in after eight … [Read more...]