American Ben King Breakaway Longshot To Win Stage And Overall

TEAM KATUSHA’S KRISTOFF TAKES THIRD PLACE PRIZE World-class Cyclists Will Be Tested Tomorrow in Queen Stage from Thousand Oaks to Race’s First Summit Finish on Gibraltar Road in Santa Barbara County SANTA CLARITA, CALIF. (May 16, 2016) – Stage 2 of the 2016 Amgen Tour of California presented by AEG seemed likely to end with a shootout featuring riders known for sprint finishes, … [Read more...]

Ted King Announces 2015 Will Be His Last in Pro Peloton

Ted King has announced today that the current season will be his final as a professional cyclist. The 32 year old started his European campaign in 2009 and is currently in his seventh European professional season as a member of the Cannondale-Garmin Pro Cycling Team. “I'll forever love this sport and consider myself grateful to have earned such an international career,” King said. After … [Read more...]

Sanchez Secures King of the Mountains Title

ALPE D'HUEZ, France, July 22, 2011 (AFP) - Olympic champion Samuel Sanchez put a silver lining on his Tour de France campaign by virtually securing the race's King of the Mountains polka dot jersey on Friday. Euskaltel leader Sanchez came into the 98th edition hoping to improve on his fourth place finish last year, only to drop off the pace in the first week and then fall victim on the second … [Read more...]

Spanish Press Hail “King” Contador After Tour Win

MADRID - Spanish media hailed Alberto Contador on Sunday after he won the Tour de France for the third time, calling him the "king" of cycling's premier event. "King of the Tour," wrote the online edition of sports daily AS below a photo of the cyclist wearing the leader's yellow jersey. "Spanish cyclist Alberto Contador has won his third Tour de France with a meager lead of 39 seconds … [Read more...]

Sunny King Criterium Bringing Out The Best

Some of cycling’s royalty are expected to shine brightly at the Sunny King Criterium Top men’s & women’s pro cycling teams will light up the Alabama night at the NRC event that benefits local American Cancer Society chapter Anniston, Alabama: Bicycles will speed through the streets of Anniston, Alabama on Saturday, April 17th. Sandwiched on a weekend between an Indy car race and a … [Read more...]