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Le TOUR’20 Stage 1: Kristoff Looks Nice in Yellow!

The first stage of the 2020 Tour de France was said to be one for the sprinters, what no one predicted was the weather. The day was no damp squib with crashes galore and a big bunch finish. One of the oldest men in the peloton, Alexander Kristoff took the win ahead of World champion Mads Pedersen.

EUROTRASH News Round Up Monday!

June 8, 2020 - The new UCI calendar is taking shape and we might see the Strade Bianche. Rider comments on the latest Giro & Vuelta news. Roubaix beets, Colombians fly in, Jakobsen talks sprinters, Ventoux Challenge, Androni, Lefevere, transfers, doping, Riis/NTT and Bruyneel on the LANCE documentary.

EUROTRASH News Round Up Thursday!

May 14, 2020: Will there be fans watching De Ronde? - Top Story. Bettini critical of the calendar, Bouhanni dreams of Sanremo, Brabantse Pijl, no Belgian champs, Italian calendar, Van der Poel Grand Tour, Bernal Tour, Colbrelli Giro or Classics, Kristoff, Thomas, Ulissi, De Gendt Tour, Benoot Tour and Classics and Pozzovivo and Küng surgery.

Catching Up With UAE’s Sven Erik Bystrøm

Rider Interview: Every couple of years we catch-up with Norwegian rider Sven Erik Bystrøm. Back in 2015 he was the Under 23 World champion and starting his pro career with Katusha. Two years later, still with Katusha (-Alpecin), we heard how things were going. Now he rides for UAE Team Emirates, what has changed and what about the future?

Het Nieuwsblad & Kuurne 2020 PEZ Preview

Race Preview: The 'warm up' races are over and now the 'proper' racing starts on Saturday with the Omloop Het Nieuwsblad and Kuurne-Brussel-Kuurne on Sunday. Hard races for hard men of the road, steep climbs and cobbles, plus the weather can be decisive. Ed Hood will be 'Roadside' at the weekend, but here is his PEZ Race Preview.

UAE’s Fastman Fernando Gaviria Get’s PEZ’d!

Rider Interview: UAE Team Emirates' Colombian ace sprinter, Fernando Gaviria, took his second win of 2020 on Wednesday in the Vuelta a San Juan, emulating his victories of 2015. Alastair Hamilton caught up with the Colombian champ at his team's Spanish training camp before he flew to Argentina to start the new season, putting his less than successful 2019 behind him.

UAE Team Emirates Talk: Pogačar, Gaviria, Kristoff and Aru

Rider Interviews: 2019 has probably been UAE Team Emirates best season so far. Sprint wins form Fernando Gaviria and Alexander Kristoff's Gent-Wevelgem victory were high points, but the performance from young Slovenian Tadej Pogačar shows great promise for the future. The team are in the UAE at the moment and we caught up with their top four riders.

EUROTRASH News Round Up Monday!

April 01, 2019 - Sunday's Gent-Wevelgem personified what a Classic should be like - Hard action! Race report and video from Wevelgem, Catalunya, the E3 and the USA Crits. Will Alejandro Valverde retire - Top Story. Other cycling news: Giro di Sicilia riders, Giro del Belvedere teams, Victor Campenaerts diary part 5 and Simon Geschke injury. Monday EUROTRASH coffee time!

Gent-Wevelgem’19: King Kristoff!

Race Report: Alexandr Kristoff (UAE Team Emirates) took a wonderful Gent-Wevelgem victory after an incredibly hard day's racing. What chance a Flanders victory for the Norwegian now? Losers of the day: Deceuninck - Quick-Step, the Belgian team worked so hard they had nothing left for the sprint.