We should now be halfway through the first week of the 2020 Tour de France, but we all know about COVID-19. To keep our spirits up we've picked some of the coolest images of last year's French Grand Tour to present in our 'Tour First Week Gallery'.
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.
Top Ten of 2019: The 2019 season is over and all the results are in, so who has the biggest palmarès? Ed Hood has run his eye over the UCI results from all around the World and has put together the 'Top Ten' UCI race winners from the season gone, Dylan Groenewegen top... but there are a couple of surprises in there.
Tour Rest Day No.1: Ten days down and it's the 2019 Tour de France first rest day. Ed is in a 'virtual' cafe in the historical town of Albi with a café au lait avec brandy and this morning's copy of L'Equipe. Time to look back over what has been a very good first week in the 'Grande Boucle'.
Stage Report: The longest stage of the 2019 Tour de France came down to a bunch sprint. In a close call, the powerful Dutchman, Dylan Groenewegen (Jumbo-Visma) got the nod from the judges just ahead of Lotto Soudal's Caleb Ewan and points leader, Peter Sagan (Bora-Hansgrohe). Trek-Segafredo's Giulio Ciccone held his overall lead.
Race Report: Fast finishing Dutchman Dylan Groenewegen (Jumbo-Visma) won the Driedaagse Brugge-De Panne. The Jumbo-Visma rider won the bunch sprint at the end of the 200-kilometer Belgian race, beating Fernando Gaviria (UAE Team Emirates) and Elia Viviani (Deceuninck - Quick-Step).
March 15, 2018 - Michal Kwiatkowski is the man on form - Can he do a Sanremo double? Race news from Tirreno and the Nokere Koerse with video and La Primavera is the Top Story. Other cycling news: Tour 2020 Grand Départ, injury up-dates, Belvedere teams, OVO Energy Tour Series, Paris-Nice numbers and we meet Dylan Groenewegen.
PeloPics: Stage 2 was another sprint finish in Paris-Nice, this time it was LottoNL-Jumbo's Dylan Groenewegen who took the honors. Photo gallery, results and video.
PeloPics: Day two of the opening weekend of the 2018 season proper came down to a sprint from what was left of the peloton after a hard race with many attacks. The best pics from Belgium by Cor Vos and race video.