We spoke to the young prodigy Tadej Pogačar at the UAE Team Emirates training camp back in January - Since then a lot has happened. The overall win in Valencia and second in the UAE Tour and... COVID-19. Ed Hood caught up with Tadej in Slovenian lock down.
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.
May 4, 2020 - Tour... what's happening? Giro and Vuelta clash-Top Story. November Vuelta and Tour of Portugal to run. Bugno hospitalised, Euro Champs postponed, Bretagne continues, Sagan, Pogacar, Valverde and Meurisse all talk. CCC trouble, Lefevere quiet, Jumbo for Tour, cross winter, Vingegaard contract, Zwift’s Tour for All, UAE sign Ayuso, Wolfpack playlists and Scicon masks.
Feb 10, 2020 - Young Tadej Pogačar showed his class in Valencia - All the results from Valencia, Saudi, Bességes and Krawatencross. Valverde to retire-Top Story. Other cycling news: Colombia and Deutschland Tour, Degenkolb Roubaix cobble sector, Bigla-Katusha kit, women's Movistar team, association of women’s cycling, Lang and Macron in Warsaw and Gibbons first podcast.
Roadside PEZ: Stage 2 of the 2020 Volta a la Comunitat Valenciana finished only an hour away from our man in Spain, Alastair Hamilton, so we had to send him to the coastal town of Cullera to take in the action. 181 kilometres from Torrent to the summit finish in Cullera, the final 3 kilometres rises 173 meters to the line.
Rider Interview: Tadej Pogačar is one of the 'young guns' in today's peloton and 2019 was an enormous season for the Slovenian. Wins in Algarve and California were top performances, but then in the Vuelta, Pogačar won three stages and third step on the final podium. Alastair Hamilton caught up with Tadej at the UAE Team Emirates Spanish training camp to get the full story.
Dec 16, 2019 - Van der Poel lost a cross race, but won the next day. Results and video from Hotondcross and Druivencross. The Vuelta to Portugal-Top Story. Other cycling news: Mitchelton WorldTour license, Sagan to Het Nieuwsblad, Valverde season, Pogacar Giro, Van Avermaet Olympics, no Kuurne for Jumbo, TDU, AG2R and Astana presentations, race news and Deceuninck kit.
Nov 21, 2019 - Belgium gets a full compliment of riders at the Tokyo Olympics - Top Story. Raymond Poulidor laid to rest on Tuesday. No races to report, but lots of cycling news in EUROTRASH Thursday: World champ Down Under, rider news, new contracts. Deutschland Tour, Gasparotto not Italian, GF Gimondi Bianchi, NTT Continental, TDU rides and the wolves video.
Top Young Guns - The Bakers Dozen: Ed Hood is feeling his age and all these fresh faced riders in the pro peloton are not helping. 2019 has seen a bumper crop of new riders hit the headlines and they haven't wasted any time in making their mark. Ed chooses his top 13 young riders of the year - Sad to say Mathieu Van Der Poel and Wout Van Aert are too old.