The Tuscan race was one of the first to be cancelled due to Covid-19 and is now the first Classic on the reorganised UCI WorldTour calendar. Back on the road with the Strade Bianche PEZ Preview.
Greg Van Avermaet
July 23, 2020 - Strade Bianche is the first course of the new 2020 race menu. Worlds could move to April next year - Top Story. Croatia champs. Van Avermaet to AG2R, INEOS Grenadiers, Colombians in Madrid, except Betancur and Milan-Sanremo. Rider news. Race news. Team news. Plus Contador Foundation race postponed, Preidler convicted of sporting fraud and Movistar to wear charity jersey at Strade Bianche.
The 2020 World championships in Switzerland will go ahead-Top Story. Slovenian TT title. The Manuela Fundación situation, Lefevere talks COVID-19, UAE Tour team, Evenepoel Giro, Alaphilippe and Van Avermaet for Strade Bianche, Thévenet on Dumoulin, Circus not going to Canada, Landa and Mas for Tour, Weening for Giro, contract news, Yates to Nippo, Tour earlier in 2021, Yorkshire uncertain, Portugal postponed, Giro to climb Colle Fauniera, teams for l’Ain and Getxo, no Japan Cup, Bingoal…
June 15, 2020 - Good news as a new sponsor, Manuela Fundación, joins GreenEDGE - Top Story. Jumbo co-sponsor HEMA in trouble and Rally talk to CCC. Spain opens its borders and new dates for the Italian Classics. Race news, riders talk, UCI, team news, WPCC cancelled and Sunweb's new kit.
June 11, 2020 - Johan Bruyneel having a go at everyone, including Lemond - Top Story. The season will soon be back on and the top riders pick their races. The Italian calendar and race news. Rider news and contracts. Team news. The Worlds back in the USA and Rudy Pevenage has news on Jan Ullrich.
May 11, 2020 - Will we see racing in the Low-Countries before September? - Top Story. Astana win Virtual Giro, Copenhagen Tour start, Vuelta news, race news, Mavic, Van Avermaet, Nibali, Bernal, Yates, Bardet, Tinkov, Van der Poel, Valverde, Evenepoel, women's Roubaix, Pogačar, Van der Breggen, Blaak, Visconti, Museeuw, Boonen, Team Novo Nordisk, Colorado Classic and 'You Are the Giro d’Italia' video.
Apr 27, 2020 - Bad news for CCC - Top Story. Deceuninck safe, sport not a priority, lockdown relaxed for Spain and France, Strade Bianche and Sanremo, Koen de Kort, freedom for Viviani, Van der Poel can win the Tour, Evenepoel, Schachmann Grand Tours, GiroRosa, Bigla-Katusha, Campenaerts control, Sunweb, Worlds date change, Vliegen, Alonso cycling and Movistar helps Red Cross.
The Tour de France is on for August. Geraint Thomas rides for charity - Top Story. Shortened Giro and Vuelta? No Vuelta in Holland, Flanders in October, Belgian TT champs, Sastre: 'August too early?' Virtual Sagan, Kruijswijk Tour, Pauwels looking forward, Van Aert plans, Benoot race until Christmas, Bardet Tour, Valverde motivation, Dennis cracks, Van der Poel Tour and Classics, injury for Van Avermaet, Virtual Giro and Digital Swiss 5.
Apr 16, 2020 - 2020 Tour de France in August - Top Story. We hear from the riders and teams about the return to racing. Froome 100%, Madiot and Lefevere talk corona, Van Avermaet more years, Pedersen's jersey, Catalunya, Giro/Bianchi, a year for Wellens, Bruyneel on Contador, Alé/Movistar jersey, ToAD20 update and Giro Legends ride virtual stage.