AntBanter: Cobbled dreams and Classics wishes

Valentine’s Day has been and gone, and the first daffodils are starting to peek through, which means that spring is just around the corner. Spring is a great season: full of optimism, positivity, and renewed vigour. Most of all though, it’s full of bike racing! Continue reading

Oooooh, greased lightning!

Andre Greipel is on fire, FIRE, I say!!!


Thumbs up for his Stage 3 sprint win in the Tour of Oman (Image: Tour of Oman)

As of today (20 February), he has had 5 – count’em 5! – sprint victories, including today’s Stage 3 in the Tour of Oman (putting him into the leader’s jersey). I’ve figured out his secret. It’s his snowy-white German national champ’s kit – making him faster than lightning!

(Pssst – word has it he’s favourite to win Milan-SanRemo …)