VeloVoices Podcast 161: Beef, Beefcakes, tarp and a little bit of cycling

Autumn is here so we’ve lit up the Velovoices campfire and sit round it chewin’ the cycling fat.

We ask why hasn’t the Giro grabbed us by the heart yet? Is it really the end for Mark Cavendish? We settle some cycling beefs and light a candle to the memory of 2020’s Paris-Roubaix.

Pull up a chair, grab a drink and settle down while we put the cycling world to rights.

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Giro d’Italia 2020 : Stage 9 – Guerriero takes a rainy win; Mads wins a crazy Gent-Wevelgem

It was quite a day of racing – Paris-Tours (won by Casper Pedersen for Sunweb), Women’s Gent-Wevelgem (won by Jolien D’hoore from Boels Dolmans), Men’s Gent-Wevelgem won by Mads Pedersen for Trek Segafredo – but more on him in a bit (and surprisingly, possibly Mark Cavendish‘s final race?), and a Portuguese win in Stage 9 in the Giro d’Italia. EF’s Ruben Guerreiro from a duo duel with Ineos’s Jonathan Castrovieja over the last two climbs. If you can call attacking on a steep incline a sprint, then so be it, but Guerreiro picked his moment to attack his Spanish companion to be able to celebrate the victory solo. The cold, rainy day didn’t topped Joao Almeida (DQS) but it did cause an ever-so-slight rearrangement of the GC.

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