May 11, 2020 - Will we see racing in the Low-Countries before September? - Top Story. Astana win Virtual Giro, Copenhagen Tour start, Vuelta news, race news, Mavic, Van Avermaet, Nibali, Bernal, Yates, Bardet, Tinkov, Van der Poel, Valverde, Evenepoel, women's Roubaix, Pogačar, Van der Breggen, Blaak, Visconti, Museeuw, Boonen, Team Novo Nordisk, Colorado Classic and 'You Are the Giro d’Italia' video.
Route Preview:On Wednesday the 19th of December 2018, la Vuelta a España route for 2019 was presented in Alicante, PEZ-man Alastair Hamilton was there to take in the announcement as it happened. The stage 1 team time trial starts Vuelta'19 this Saturday, so Alastair looks back at the presentation and gives us his thoughts on the Spanish Grand Tour route.
Tour Rest Day No.2:Can it be a full week since the last rest day? So much has happened and Ed Hood has his finger on the pulse of the 2019 Tour de France. Sat in his virtual cafe in Nîmes, the PEZ 'fount of all knowledge' gives us his slant on the Pyrenean action and 'what next?'
July 22, 2019 - The 2019 Tour de France just keeps giving. We have all the news from the last four stages with rider quotes and video. Plus La Course by Le Tour. Mathieu van der Poel for the WorldTour-Top Story. It's not all Tour: Riders for the Adriatica Ionica, 2020 Tour Down Under, Tour de Yorkshire, Carrefour sponsor of La Vuelta and Stig Broeckx visits the Tour de France video.
Stage Report: In another day of attacks and counter attacks in the Pyrenees, Simon Yates (Mitchelton-Scott) took his second stage in this Tour. Behind the Englishman there were fireworks as Thibaut Pinot (Groupama-FDJ) attacked again to take a some time back. Julian Alaphilippe (Deceuninck - Quick-Step) suffered, but held his yellow jersey by 1:35 going into the second rest day.
Tour Photo and Video Gallery: Another exciting week at the Tour de France with a stunning ride in Friday's time trial by Julian Alaphilippe to add more time to his overall lead. We've trawled through all the Tour photos and videos for the best and unique images for your enjoyment. Bring on the mountains.
Stage Report: Mitchelton-Scott's Simon Yates won the first Pyrenean stage of the 2019 Tour de France. The English rider out-sprinted his fellow escapees in Bagnères-de-Bigorre. The favourites for the overall victory decided to take it easy the day before the individual time trial. Julian Alaphilippe (Deceuninck - Quick-Step) managed to keep the yellow jersey.
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...
Giro Final: The first Grand Tour of 2019 finished on Sunday in Verona with Ecuador's Richard Carapaz crowned as Giro d'Italia king. Ed has been glued to his oversized TV in his 'Man Cave' to give us his low-down on the final week and who was hot to trot and who lost the ball in the penalty box.