It's not Paris-Roubaix, but the Strade Bianche has its own uniqueness, the Tuscan race may not be a Monument (yet), but it is a Classic of nail-biting proportions. Ed Hood takes his look at the Italian 'White Roads' race.
March 1, 2021: The first big weekend of racing - Het Nieuwsblad and Kuurne with results and video, plus the UAE Tour. UCI updates the corona protocol-TOP STORY. Teams for Le Samyn. Rider news: Viviani, Carthy, Yates, Hirschi, Landa. Race news from Suisse, Basque Country and GP Indurain. Behind the scenes at Omloop with Deceuninck.
The Deceuninck - Quick-Step team dominated the first Classic of the season and launched Davide Ballerini across the finish line of the Omloop Het Nieuwsblad first. The young Italian held off Jake Stewart and Sep Vanmarcke in a sprint from a large group.
Feb 25, 2021: More action from the UAE Tour with reports, results and video. TOP STORY - The 2021 Giro route. Het Nieuwsblad and Kuurne - All the latest news from the teams. Rider news: Stybar, Dumoulin, Quintana, Pinot, Bennett and Evenepoel. Race news. Roubaix, Flanders, San Sebastián, E3 and Dauphine. Van Gansen suspended.
The unification of Italy, Dante Alighieri, the 90th birthday of the Maglia Rosa, the great mountains, the Italian landscapes, villages and cities and champions that made cycling and the Giro d'Italia prestigious. These are just some of the highlights of the race route for the 104th Corsa Rosa, which is set to take place from 8-30 May.