Vuelta stage 3: Horner enjoys his senior moment

Stage 3: Vigo to Mirador de Lobeira/Vilagarcia de Arousa, 172.5km

The first few stages of a grand tour are supposed to ease the riders into the race, with fireworks provided by the sprinters. It is not supposed to have a peloton freak-out that results in the sprinters being dropped and the oldest rider in the peloton taking the stage win. But that’s what happened today. Continue reading

TdF 2013 stage 3

TdF stage 3: Gerrans grabs glory

Stage 3: Ajaccio to Calvi, 145.5km

Simon Gerrans snatched victory with a well-timed throw of the handlebars to edge out Cannondale’s Peter Sagan. The-33 year-old Australian has already won stages in all three Grand Tours, but this was the first Tour de France stage win for Orica-GreenEDGE, two days after their team bus wreaked havoc at the finish of the opening stage.
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