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Top 10 Cult Riders Of The Pro Peloton!

Ed Hood spent last weekend in Belgium taking in Het Nieuwsblad and Kuurne-Brussel-Kuurne. Before he headed off to the cold Flemish fields, Ed cast an eye back over the peloton of the past for cycling's 'Top Ten' cult pros. All tough men of the cobbles, cross-winds, rain and mud of the roads of Northern Europe.

TDF06 St.6: Mac Makes Three!

Another day, another slog across northern France - but like every other flat stage this one packed a nail-biting finish. Robbie McEwen's win was surprising not because he made it three today, but because never showed his face until it mattered...

Giro06 St4: Robbie Does McDouble

The Giro d'Italia waved a sunny goodbye today to Belgium and heads back to its namesake, but not before a little matter of 193 Wallonian kilometers are contested by what's left of the peloton. The group was thankful to see the sun, but sad to chalk up a few more abandons before the start,...

Giro 06 Stg2: First Chance For The Sprinters

Alessandro Petacchi has proclaimed long and loud that there just aren’t enough chances for the sprinters in this year’s mountain-fest of a Giro d’ Italia. That meant the pressure was on the Milram man to make this one stick, but with 197 kilometres between Mons and Charleoi, there was plenty that could go wrong for Ale-Jet.