Brad White Wins Stage 2 of Tour de Langkawi

Brad White earned the first win of the 2014 season for the UnitedHealthcare Pro Cycling Team men’s squad today in stage 5 of the Tour de Langkawi. After two podium appearances and three days in the top three of the general classification, it was clear that the Blue Train was in Langkawi to race and a win was coming. Brad’s fantastic stage victory did not come easy, as stage 2 saw many of … [Read more...]

Theo Bos Wins First Race Of Season At Tour de Langkawi

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Theo Bos won his first race of the season in Malaysia's Tour de Langkawi stage two today. The Belkin Pro Cycling TEAM led him into Taiping where he crossed the line ahead of helper Graeme Brown. Several riders, including Andrea Guardini (Astana) and Francesco Chicchi (YellowFluo-Neri Sottoli), crashed in the final kilometre. "I don't want to celebrate too much given the crash that happened," … [Read more...]

Second Consecutive Stage Win For Blanco In The Tour de Langkawi

Blanco Pro Cycling Team dominates the second stage in the Tour de Langkawi with Theo Bos taking his second consecutive stage win. His teammates controlled the race and ended with a good lead-out. Bos opened the sprint early and beat Andrea Guardini (Astana) and Aidis Kruopis (Orica-GreenEdge) on the finish line. “This stage was very short and fast, therefore hard to control for the team. … [Read more...]

Team Blanco Wins With Theo Bos in Langkawi

Theo Bos starts the Tour de Langkawi with a victory. It’s his second win this early season and the seventh of the Blanco Pro Cycling Team. His powerful acceleration was too much for the peloton after the 163 kilometres stage. Brian Coquard (Europcar) finished second and Andrea Guardini (Astana) completed the podium. Bos earned the leader’s jersey and point’s jersey. Tomorrow is a short stage … [Read more...]

Monsalve Claims Tour de Langkawi

KUALA LUMPUR - Venezuela's Jonathan Monsalve scooped the overall line honours in the 16th Tour de Langkawi which concluded in the Malaysian capital on Tuesday. "I'm very happy to win my first stage race as a professional," he said after receiving the yellow jersey. "This is the right way to begin a career. It's very good to do it being young and neo-professional." "This is also the … [Read more...]

Tour de Langkawi Stage 10 Results

Results from the tenth and final stage of the Tour de Langkawi on Tuesday, a 104.80 kilometre route from Shah Alam on the outskirts of Kuala Lumpur, to the finishing line in the capital. Top 10 places in Stage 10: 1. Andrea Guardini (FAR/Farnese Vini - Neri Sottoli) 2hr 24min 30 sec, 2. Robert Forster (GER/United Healthcare Pro Cycling) same time, 3. Anuar Manan (MAS/Terengganu … [Read more...]

Tour de Langkawi Stage 8 Results

Results from the eighth stage of the Tour de Langkawi on Sunday, a 156.50 kilometre route between the towns of Kuala Pilah in Negeri Sembilan to Jasin in southern Malacca state. Top 10 places in Stage 8: 1. Robert Forster (GER/United Healthcare Pro Cycling) 3hr 23min 32sec, 2. Andre Schulze (GER/CCC Polsat Polkowice) same time, 3. Dene Rogers (NZL/Giant Kenda Pro Cycling Team) s.t., … [Read more...]

UnitedHealthCare Pro Cycling Gets First Victory Of Season

Jasin, Malaysia – As an encore performance to his second place finish yesterday in the Tour de Langkawi’s 7th Stage, UnitedHealthcare Pro Cycling Team’s Robert Förster took first place in the Tour’s 8th Stage and delivered his Team its first stage win of the season and third podium overall. After more than 156km of rain-soaked aggressive racing from Kuala Pilah to Jasin, it took a … [Read more...]

Tour de Langkawi Stage 6 Results

Results from the sixth stage of the Tour de Langkawi on Friday, a 107.0 kilometre route between the town of Rawang in central Malaysia to the country's administrative capital of Putrajaya. Top 10 places in Stage 6: 1. Andrea Guardini (ITA/Farnese Vini - Neri Sottoli) 2hr 14min 59sec, 2. Anuar Manan (MAS/Terengganu ProAsia Cycling) same time, 3. Takashi Miyazawa (JPN/Farnese Vini - … [Read more...]

Jose Rujano Guillen Wins Tour de Langkawi

Venezuelan Jose Rujano Guillen captured the 15th Tour de Langkawi on Sunday after finishing 44th in the event's seventh and final stage. The 28-year-old ISD Neri rider finished on the same time with stage winner Stuart Shaw, who covered the 133.7-kilometre (83.14 miles) course from Kuala Kubu Baru to the capital Kuala Lumpur in 3hr 01mins 00sec. "I am very happy to win this (yellow) … [Read more...]