Ricco – The Film

The movie script for the life of Riccardo Riccò just got that little bit more surreal on Sunday. It opens on a Tuscan hillside with a young prodigy winning every race he enters at junior level. Quickly noticed for the national Italian amateur squad, he then progresses to the pro ranks and is whispered to be the next big thing. Scene 3, Lots of landscapes and training montage: The movie would … [Read more...]

French Sprinter Romain Feillu Wearing Yellow, As Cofidis Rider Dumoulin Wins Stage 3

by Justin Davis NANTES, France, July 7, 2008 (AFP) - Frenchman Romain Feillu took the biggest accolade of his career Monday when a successful breakaway that foxed the sprinters' teams handed him the Tour de France yellow jersey Monday. Compatriot Samuel Dumoulin, of Cofidis, won the third stage - a treacherous 208km ride from Saint Malo to here - in style after jumping out from … [Read more...]