Book Review: Described as "Eurosport's legendary Tour de France commentator," Carlton Kirby has nearly three decades' experience in calling pro bike races and his new book, written with Robbie Broughton, not only provides often-hilarious insight into what it is like to be a broadcaster under extreme pressure, but also some worthwhile comments about the nature of pro racing.
Sept 05, 2019 - The Vuelta has had a good overall shake-up after Tuesday's time trial - Primoz Roglic is in charge. Results and video from Spain. No Olympic road race for Mathieu van der Poel - Top Story. Lots of other cycling news: Arkéa to win the Tour, Aldag leaves Dimension Data, contract news, Tour of Britain riders, Euskadi-Murias to stop and Bernal to ride Lombardia.
Ed's Rant: We are in that limbo between Giro d'Italia and Tour de France and Ed Hood has itchy fingers to get a few things off his chest - Rant Time! There are no boundaries for our resident 'Grumpy Old Man' as he looks at the good and bad of cycling past and future...
April 29, 2019 - Jakob Fuglsang fought the elements for a sound win in Liège. Rider quotes and video from 'La Doyenne' and the Tour of the Alps. Advice for Valverde from Zoetemelk-Top Story. Other cycling news: Bennati breaks collarbone, Flèche'20 start in Herve, Cav for Yorkshire, Jumbo-Visma development, Panini Tour collection and Valverde video.
Oct 25, 2018 - An incredibly full EUROTRASH Thursday. Dowsett and Boardman fight over helmets - Top Story. MPCC call for resignation of WADA president, AG2R-La Mondiale on Merckx bikes, Molteni is back, Quick-Step Floors wins WorldTour team, Lotto Soudal report card, Gaviria and Cavendish contract news and Sunweb lose coaches. Video of the 2018 UCI Cycling Gala.
Oct 18, 2018 - The Belgian road season closed on Tuesday with a strong showing from cross King Mathieu van der Poel-Race report and result. We catch up with all the cycling news: Steven de Jongh rescued, Tour of Taihu Lake, Wanty tops UCI EuropeTour, Tour team prize sponsor, no 6 day for Cavendish, contract news and the big ride home for De Gendt and Wellens.
Sept 13, 2018 - The Vuelta a España is starting to look like a two-horse race. Reports, results, quotes and video from Spain and the GP Wallonie. Contract rumors - Top Story, but we also have contract certainties. Vital Concept sponsor, Madrid Challenge, Lombardia teams, UAE Tour, World's riders, Hincapie Team and on the bike Vuelta video.
Aug 30, 2018 - The Vuelta a España is in full swing and there has been some surprise winners and a new overall leader, Rudy Molard? All the reports and results from Spain and the Druivenkoers Overijse. Goodbye AquaBlue Team - TOP STORY. In other cycling news: Mark Cavendish update, Tour of Britain teams and yet more rider contract news for 2019. Get the coffee.