May 20, 2019 - Time trial day in the Giro was good for some: Roglic and Conti, but Yates lost time. All the news from Italy and results and video from California men's and women's races. Yates' Giro set-back - Top Story. OVO Energy Tour Series, Power abandons Giro, Sagan gets a new teammate and Victor Campenaerts less than perfect bike change.
PeloPics: The conclusive stage of the AMGEN Tour of California confirmed the two final overall winners: Tadej Pogacar (UAE Team Emirates) in the men's race and Anna van der Breggen (Boels Dolmans) in the women's event. Cees Bol (Sunweb) and Elisa Balsamo (Valcar Cylance) were the day's winners in the Pasadena’s Rose Bowl. Photo gallery by Darrell Parks.
PeloPics: Young UAE Team Emirates rider, Tadej Pogacar, over-turned the Tour of California on Friday's stage 6 - Taking the stage win and moving into the overall lead. Katherine Hall (Boels Dolmans) won the second stage in the women's race as her teammate Anna van der Breggen consolidated her overall lead finishing in second place. Photo gallery by Darrell Parks.
PeloPics: Tejay van Garderen (EF Education First) held onto his overall lead by 4 seconds on Kasper Asgreen (Deceuninck - Quick-Step and 6 to Gianni Moscon (Ineos) after a hard day to Ventura on Thursday. There were break-aways and chases throughout the day, in the end Bahrain-Merida's Ivan Garcia Cortina took the stage honors.
PeloPics: The Deceuninck - Quick-Step team made it three AMGEN Tour of California stage wins in a row on Wednesday. Fabio Jakobsen won the up-hill sprint ahead of Jasper Philipsen (UAE Team Emirates) and Peter Sagan (Bora-Hansgrohe). Tejay van Garderen (EF Education First) crashed, but held onto his overall lead.
May 16, 2019 - The weather in Italy has not been great, unlike California-The racing has been hot. News, views and video from the Giro and AToC. Doping has reared its ugly head again-Top Story. Plus: OVO Tour Series, riders out of the Giro, Tour of Britain start in Scotland, Molano health tests, Vuelta'19 song and Dumoulin (now pointless) Giro d'Italia video preparations.
PeloPics: Rémi Cavagna made it two in a row for Deceuninck – Quick-Step on stage 3 of the AMGEN Tour of California on Tuesday. The Frenchman soloed to victory in Morgan Hill after attacking from the breakaway 75 kilometers out and holding off the chasers. More photos from PEZ-man, Darrell Parks, on the roadside.
PeloPics: Stage 2 of the AMGEN Tour of California from Rancho Cordova to South Lake Tahoe saw EF Education First put Tejay van Garderen into the overall lead. Deceuninck – Quick-Step’s Kasper Asgreen was off the front for most of the day and took the stage win. Darrell Parks sent us his top photos from California.
PeloPics: PEZ photog, Darrell Parks is on the roadside in California for the 2019 AMGEN Tour of California. After a busy day on stage 1 in Sacramento, Darrell has sent us his favorite 'Photos of the Day' as Peter Sagan (Bora-Hansgrohe) took the win.