Bernard Hinault

Slaying the badger

A detailed and highly revealing tale of one of cycling’s most extraordinary rivalries and one of the greatest Tours de France ever.


Rocacorba Daily

In this morning’s edition of the Rocacorba Daily news digest we look at the weekend’s biggest stories in pro cycling. Here’s what you’ll find inside: National Championships wrap-up coming soon; Roman Kreuziger sidelined after biological passport problem; Thor Hushovd to retire at the end of the season; Taylor Phinney’s recovery progressing ahead of schedule; Brad […]


Bernard Hinault interview: I think Froome and Contador are equal

Five-time Tour de France winner Bernard Hinault has said that it is impossible to predict who will win the looming battle between defending champion Chris Froome and 2007 and 2009 winner Alberto Contador. The Frenchman anticipates a big battle between the two past victors, and says that things are too close to call at this […]