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Vuelta Stage 12 Preview

Wout Poels. But really, read the Stage 11 preview once again and put Wout Poels a bit higher, Done!

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Vuelta Stage 11 Preview

So sprinters chances are on hold till the final stage. We start of the GC action once again with stage 11. Really hard day in the saddle with a very long finishing climb. The roadbook says 18,6k at 5,7% for the last climb but that is a bit misleading. Last 7 kilometers is almost 9% […]

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Vuelta Stage 10 Preview

Past stages have been quite obvious with only 3-10 riders having a realistic chance at the win. Stage 10 is an entirely different story. No big mountains nor completely flat. Breakaway or strong sprinter? Lets find out. Its a bit hilly but mostly flat, however the finish is uphill, 1.5km, 5.9% avg, which might give […]

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Vuelta Stage 9 Preview

Stage 9 is one out of three stages for the sprinters this Vuelta, adrenaline shot in the last 5 kilometers for the riders, high speed finish. Most likely we will see a 3-8 rider breakaway mostly filled with riders from the PCT teams. Deceuninck – Quickstep and Bora Hansgrohe have sprinting as on of their […]

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Vuelta Stage 8 Indepth Preview

Stage 8 starts with a ‘flat’ first 80 kilometers. This means 2 things, a lot of riders can get into the breakaway also the non-climbers. But its also easier to control for the GC teams if they got any plans. The stage is a typical Vuelta length I would say with 164 kilometers. The finishing […]

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Why Team Total Direct Energy transfers make no sense

This season TDE got an automatic invite to all World Tour level races. Next year that privilege will go to Alpecin – Fenix. They have to fight for points to get those automatic invites again for 2022, the PCT teams with the highest accumulated points by the top 10 riders of the team get them. […]

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Tour of Flanders #WTW dark horse edition

We all know Mathieu van der Poel and Wout van Aert are likely to play a role in the final. But even those two can’t duplicate themselves and fill the top 20 on their own. Who else to watch besides the usual suspects? You read it here. 1. Rui Oliveira, he is on my list […]

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Road Cycling Transfers

With the new road season already starting in a few months we have already had many transfers announced. Especially AG2R is really active because of their budget increase. Over here we list all transfers, confirmed transfers only.  AG2R La Mondiale  In: Bob Jungels, Greg van Avermaet, Lilian Calmejane, Michael Schär, Marc Sarreau, Damien Touzé, Gijs van […]

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Giro Preview

The most exciting Grand Tour of them all, its pasta, pain and pink for 3 weeks! In this preview we are gonna take a look at the general classification favorites.  The parcours consists of 3 timetrials, 4 or 5 potential sprint stages and the rest is mountain madness.The extraordinaly high amount of timetrials brings us […]