It's not everyone who can say Chris Froome has been their lead-out man. Ed Hood caught up with Israel Start-Up Nation's sprint winner Itamar Einhorn to hear of his recent podium places and how he got started in the cycling game.
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At the end of a year like 2020 it's good to hear of someone moving up to their dream job. Cherie Pridham has been rider and a directeur sportif in the pro peloton and in 2021 she will be behind the wheel of the Israel Start-Up team car. Ed Hood heard all about it.
Dan Martin won the third stage of the Vuelta a España 2020. The Irishman crossed the finish line first after a 166 kilometre long mountain stage with the finish at La Laguna Negra. He was the strongest sprinter from an elite group. Primoz Roglič (Jumbo-Visma) came in second, ahead of Richard Carapaz (INEOS Grenadiers).
Alex Dowsett, took the Israel Start-Up Nation's first Grand Tour stage win in Vieste. Dowsett was a part of the 'Break of the Day' in-front of a peloton that had decided on a day off. The British time trial specialist attacked on the finish circuit from the group of six and solo'd to the line. João Almeida had an easy ride to hold the overall lead.
Sept 17, 2020 - Great stages of the Tour - All the results and video. Evenepoel talks about his crash - TOP STORY. News from the Tour, Tirreno, Luxembourg, Toscana and cross. Bernal out, Covid-19 tests. Contracts: BORA, Movistar, Lotto, Israel, Mitchelton and SD Worx. AG2R on BMC, Belgian Worlds team, USA champs and Euro junior and U23 track champs.
Aug 13, 2020 - Race reports from the Dauphiné and Piemonte. Psychologists look at Evenepoel and Van Aert-TOP STORY. Lombardia with team news. Race news: World champs canceled, plans for the Tour. Rider news and contract news. Groenewegen and Jakobsen, Gilbert father again and Contador and Van der Poel become business partners.
Aug 03, 2020: The season has restarted and it couldn't have been better - A stunning Strade Bianche. The revised Giro d'Italia route presentation - Top Story. Race reports from the Strade Bianche, Burgos, Route d’Occitanie and Getxo. UCI President talks Covid-19. Race news. Rider news. Team news and Strade Bianche video.
Froome's future is now set, Guimard and Hincapie have their say - Top Story. Race reports from the Virtual Tour de France. Quintana and Kruijswijk talk Tour, Superprestige calendar, will Colombians fly? Race, rider and contract news. Contador Everesting, Rodríguez in hospital and Peter Sagan dresses the Mayor of Milan.