Giro d’Italia: Five Key Takeaways From the First Week

Featured image courtesy of Tim de Waele/Getty Images In an eventful first week laden with crashes, Covid and bad weather, let’s examine the main events that defined the start of the 103rd Giro d’Italia. A Wide-Open General Classification Battle With the two pre-race favourites out in Geraint Thomas (Ineos Grenadiers) and Simon Yates (Mitchelton Scott),… Read More Giro d’Italia: Five Key Takeaways From the First Week

Giro d’Italia: a Guide to the Teams

Featured image courtesy of Luk Benies/Getty Images With the start list for the 103rd Giro now confirmed, let’s look at the teams and riders to watch, from GC contenders to sprinters, breakaway specialists to time trialists. AG2R La Mondiale François Bidard (Fra), Geoffrey Bouchard (Fra), Tony Gallopin (Fra), Ben Gastauer (Lux), Jaakko Hanninen (Fin), Aurélien… Read More Giro d’Italia: a Guide to the Teams

Tour de France: Five Key Takeaways From the Second Week

Featured image courtesy of Tim de Waele/Getty Images With the first serious mountain stages now behind us, the General Classification (GC) battle continues to unravel, with Primoz Roglič in control in front of an aggressive Tadej Pogacar knocking at the yellow jersey’s door. Let’s examine the main events from the second week of La Grande… Read More Tour de France: Five Key Takeaways From the Second Week

Who will Team Ineos take to the Tour de France?

Featured image courtesy of Justin Setterfield/Getty Images As the winners of seven of the last eight editions of the Tour de France, the British outfit will send one of the strongest teams in the race, with three former winners expected to ride. This year’s Grand Boucle will arguably prove their toughest yet, with Team Jumbo-Visma… Read More Who will Team Ineos take to the Tour de France?