There is nothing we like better than a race finish on a knife edge – the Pyreneees and hellingen provided us with two!
Holy moly! A triple from golden boy Greg Van Avermaet and some very tough love from Peter Sagan in Gent-Wevelgem; Ladies Favourite™ Bernie Eisel has a few words for us; Fabian Cancellara spills his skittles on the way to the airport and The Two Worlds of Manuel Quinziato. It’s a fast-paced, elbow-flicking Tweets of the Week! Continue reading
From Grand Tours back to the Belgian cobbles – this week has given Classics fans a little bit of spring at the start of autumn with the Eneco Tour. And it threw up some surprises … Niki Terpstra (Etixx-QuickStep) finished second on today’s mini Tour of Flanders stage and with it, leapt from fifth onto the top step of the podium. Fellow late break-mate Oliver Naeson (IAM) was third on the stage and runner-up overall while Peter Sagan (Tinkoff), who was on the same time as Terpstra at the start of today, rounded out the podium. The race leader at the start of the final stage, Rohan Dennis (BMC), crashed and later abandoned.