Giacomo Nizzolo has come so close to winning a Giro stage, but still hasn't made it to the top step of the podium. Photo: Tim De Waele | TDWsport.com Giacomo Nizzolo has 13 podium finishes in his career at the Giro d'Italia, and yet, he is still on a quest for his first stage win. The post Nizzolo: ‘Karma is against me’ appeared first on VeloNews.com.
Will Peter Sagan be wearing Astana blue in 2017? There are a few good reasons why he shouldn't. Photo: Tim De Waele | TDWsport.com Will Peter Sagan end up wearing Astana blue? This writer sure hopes not. The post Sagan to Astana? Oh no! appeared first on VeloNews.com.
Simon Yates' Orica – GreenEdge team said his positive test for terbutaline was an administrative error. Photo: Tim De Waele | TDWsport.com (File). Orica – GreenEdge expects to know if Simon Yates will be allowed to race Tour de France after TUE mix-up results in failed anti-doping The post Orica expects Yates verdict in coming weeks appeared first on VeloNews.com.
The breakaway was caught in the final kilometers but other riders jumped off the front during the catch. Filippo Pozzato had a good gap with 500 meters to go, but Roger Kluge was coming on strong. Photo: Tim De Waele | TDWsport.com Roger Kluge's win in stage 17 was his first career grand tour stage victory and a great way to boost morale for his IAM Cycling team. The post Giro stage 17 photos: Sneak attack surprises sprinters appeared first on VeloNews.com.
Bob Jungels is content to use his time trial prowess to ride high on GC at the Giro, but he's not concerned when out-paced by climbing specialists. Photo: Tim De Waele | TDWsport.com Bob Jungels, 23, isn't about to reinvent himself as a pure GC contender, but he's happy to use his time trial chops to vie for big wins. The post Young Jungels looks a lot like Wiggins appeared first on VeloNews.com.
LottoNL – Jumbo's sport director is confident that Kruijswijk won't crack like Dumoulin did in the Vuelta. Photo: Tim De Waele | TDWsport.com LottoNL's director was there when Dumoulin imploded at the Vuelta, and he says Kruijswijk won't suffer the same fate in the Giro finale. The post Kruijswijk won’t pull a ‘Dumoulin’ in Giro’s crucible appeared first on VeloNews.com.