A week after the Tour de France and WorldTour racing is back with a BANG! Let’s give it whirl in Spain and Poland.
Clasica San Sebastian
Team Sky made all the plays in the finale and Michal Kwiatkowski was easily the quickest of the 5 riders that bowled into town to contest the finish. Tony Gallopin (Lotto-Soudal) and Trek-Segafredo’s Bauke Mollema were second and third respectively. Sheree has the lowdown on all the action with her race review here.
Video (we pick it up with 8km to go)
Lovely touches for Trek-Segafredo’s Haimar Zubeldia in his last ever race.
Tour of Poland Stage 1: Krakow to Krakow, 130km
He might be sporting a new shaven-head look but BORA-hansgrohe’s Peter Sagan has clearly lost none of his sprinting prowess since his DQ from the Tour. The World Champion made it look easy against a fast-finishing Caleb Ewan (Orica-Scott) with Sky’s Danny Van Poppel rounding out the sprint podium. A crash in the closing metres looked nasty but thankfully all riders were able to finish.
Shorn of his leonine mane
Now that’s a stat…
All the colour, all the inflatables…
Ex-pro Matteo Tossato makes his debut as a directeur sportif for Team Sky. Here he is outlining the plan for the day…
Full report at Cycling News
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