Polanc Conquers The Etna, While Jungels In Giro d’Italia Pink

By Justin DAVIS Etna, Italy, May 9, 2017 - Slovenian Jan Polanc conquered the prestigious Giro d'Italia fourth stage to Mount Etna on Tuesday as Luxembourg's Bob Jungels took the pink jersey to keep the race lead with his Quick Step team. Climbing specialist Polanc, who races for the United Arab Emirates (UAE) team, was part of a four-man breakaway that pulled … [Read more...]

Contador Takes The Giro d’Italia Lead On Stage 5

Abetone, Italy, May 13, 2015 (AFP) - Race favourite Alberto Contador took the Giro d'Italia overall leader's pink jersey after Wednesday's fifth stage won by Slovenian Jan Polanc. Lampre's Polanc, 23 and on only his second major tour, was the survivor of a long breakaway, coming home 1min 31sec ahead of fellow escapee, veteran Frenchman Sylvain Chavanel, who just held off the chasing … [Read more...]