Bennett Ride Tour of Cali Victory In Pasadena

  Three U.S. Riders Place in the Top-5 at America’s Only WorldTour Professional Cycling Race   PASADENA, Calif. (May 20, 2017) – After cycling for seven days and 583 miles across California, Team LottoNL-Jumbo’s George Bennett (NZL) claimed the 2017Amgen Tour of Californiarace championship today in Pasadena with an overall time of 22 hours, 54 minutes and 38 seconds at … [Read more...]

Pantano Gives Colombia Joy With Tour de France Stage 15th Win

By Barnaby CHESTERMAN Culoz, France, July 17, 2016 (AFP) - Jarlinson Pantano finally provided some joy for Colombia at the Tour de France by winning Sunday's 15th stage. The country's top rider Nairo Quintana has been strangely out of sorts over the Tour's first two weeks, and sits fourth overall at 2min 59sec behind race leader Chris Froome. But there was … [Read more...]

Aru Keeps Lead By A Thread, As Rodriguez Wins Vuelta Stage 15

Sostres, Spain, Sept 6, 2015 (AFP) - Spaniard Joaquim Rodriguez claimed the 15th stage of Spain's Vuelta to move within one second of overall leader Fabio Aru on Sunday. Rodriguez, 36, was strongest on the 12.7km category one climb to the finish of the 175.8km ride from Comillas to Sostres to win from Poland's Rafal Majka and fellow-Spaniard Daniel Moreno. Aru, who is bidding to go … [Read more...]

Majka Wins Tour de France Stage 11, Froome Open To Extra Testing

By Barnaby CHESTERMAN Cauterets, France, July 15, 2015 (AFP) - Chris Froome said he was open to undergoing independent physiological analysis to prove he's riding clean as Rafal Majka won stage 11 of the Tour de France on Wednesday. Froome decimated his rivals on Tuesday's tough stage 10 finish at La Pierre-Saint Martin and both his remarkable … [Read more...]