Matteo Pelucchi Wins Stage 2, Cavendish Still In Tirreno-Adriatico Lead

ROME, March 13, 2014 (AFP) - Italian Matteo Pelucchi pipped French spinter Arnaud Demare to win the second stage of the Tirreno-Adriatico, with Mark Cavendish retaining the overall lead of the Italian stage race Thursday. While Cavendish missed the final sprint, Pelucchi caused a minor upset by beating a host of bigger-name rivals, including Demare and German Andre Greipel, to take his … [Read more...]

Engoulvent Wins Four Days of Dunkirk Crown

DUNKIRK, France, May 8, 2012 (AFP) - France's Jimmy Engoulvent of the Saur-Sojasun team won the Four Days of Dunkirk race on Tuesday after the fifth and final stage. Italian Matteo Pelucchi of Europcar won a sprint finish for the stage after 176.1km of racing between Bethune and Dunkirk. Engoulvent took the overall lead after stage three and did well to keep the pink jersey during a … [Read more...]

Team Geox Future With Top Youngsters

The new Team Geox will be making a strong bet for youth and progression within some of the best values in the international scene. Up to ten from those promising youngsters have been confirmed into the new squad, that will be led by Denis Menchov and Carlos Sastre, and which will complete their roster -surely with many other young riders featured- in the coming weeks. Coming from the actual … [Read more...]