The Last Tour of Beijing Stage Ends With A New Winner

Philippe Gilbert (BMC) has been crowned as the third and final champion of the Tour of Beijing, the Belgian joining two-time winner Tony Martin and Benat Intxausti as the winner of Asia’s only WorldTour event. Gilbert confirmed his overall victory following today’s 117km race finale in which Sacha Modolo (Lampre-Merida) took out a bunch sprint at the Bird’s Nest Piazza ahead of Greg … [Read more...]

Sacha Modolo Takes Stage Two At 3 Days of De Panne

KOKSIJDE, Belgium, April 02, 2014 (AFP) - Italian Sacha Modolo won a sprint finish on the second stage of the Three Days of De Panne race Wednesday as Belgian Gert Steegmans took over the leader's jersey. Lampre's Modolo, 26, triumphed in a race to the line ahead of some distinguished company as Frenchman Arnaud Demare, second at last week's Gent-Wevelgem, was bridesmaid again with … [Read more...]

CSF Has Advantage With Pozzovivo and Modolo

PARIS, April 30, 2010 (AFP) - The CSF team (2nd division) has an advantage over the peloton at the Giro d'Italia with its two leading Italians, climber Domenico Pozzovivo, and sprinter Sacha Modolo, which begins May 8 in Amsterdam. Pozzovivo (27 y.o.), the super lightweight (1.65 m to 53 kg) won the stage to Alpe di Pampeago in the recent Tour of Trentino. "He showed he was currently the … [Read more...]