Caleb Ewan

Six breakthrough riders to watch at the 2016 Giro d’Italia

The 2016 Giro d’Italia begins on Friday, and as expected the main focus is on the big names. Whether it’s Vincenzo Nibali, Alejandro Valverde or Mikel Landa, debates are raging about who will hold the Trofeo Senza Fine aloft in Turin in three weeks time. It’s unsurprising then, that with 198 riders doing battle over […]


Ewan wins a tough stage 2 of the Sun Tour, Kennaugh extends his overall lead

MOE, Australia (CT) – Caleb Ewan (Orica-GreenEdge) has lived up to his billing as pre-race favourite on stage 2 of the Jayco Herald Sun Tour, winning the day from a small group sprint. Ewan hit the line first ahead of second-placed Tanner Putt (UnitedHealthcare), on the same time, while overall leader Peter Kennaugh (Sky) was […]


Getting low: Caleb Ewan explains his super-aero sprinting position

It’s still too early to tell whether Caleb Ewan will join the likes of Robbie McEwen and Mark Cavendish on the list of greatest-ever sprinters. But the 21-year-old certainly appears headed in the right direction, courtesy of a stellar neo-pro season and an equally impressive start to 2016. Ewan won two stages at the recent […]


Daily News Digest

In this morning’s edition of the CyclingTips Daily News Digest: No defence of Milan–San Remo and Roubaix titles for Degenkolb; Movistar team rejects media claims that Malori’s Tour de San Luis crash was due to an aneurysm; White – We wanted it more than others teams at Tour Down Under; Ben Swift unsure of his […]


Commentary: Why it’s premature to speak of Ewan and Gaviria taking over as the sport’s top sprinters

The emphatic victories of Caleb Ewan and Fernando Gaviria in the past week have turned the spotlight back on two young riders who had already underlined their talent in 2015. Last Tuesday Ewan easily disposed of his rivals on stage one of the Santos Tour Down Under, biding his time into a headwind before rocketing […]


Daily News Digest

In this morning’s edition of the CyclingTips Daily News Digest: Ramon Sinkeldam describes chaos of Giant-Alpecin training crash; Driver charged for Giant-Alpecin road crash; Caleb Ewan to race the Giro in 2016; Chris Froome insists he didn’t ‘snub’ the Tour Down Under; Mike Turtur keen for big overseas names for 2017 Tour Down Under; Vaughters […]


Daily News Digest

In today’s edition of the Daily News Digest: Simon Gerrans wins the 2016 Tour Down Under, Caleb Ewan takes the final stage; Dayer Quintana wins Tour de San Luis as Jakub Mareczko nabs final stage; Bridie O’Donnell takes UCI world hour record with a carefully paced 46.882 kilometres; Australian one-two as O’Connor beats O’Brien to […]


Daily News Digest

In this morning’s edition of the CyclingTips Daily News Digest: Gaviria grabs win on stage two of Tour de San Luis and takes over at the top; Ewan dons leader’s jersey after Santos Tour Down Under success; Katrin Garfoot wins Santos Women’s Tour; Aviva to end backing of Women’s Tour and Tour of Britain, new […]


Caleb Ewan sprints to stage 1 victory at the 2016 Tour Down Under

ADELAIDE, Australia (CT) – Caleb Ewan (Orica-GreenEdge) has won the opening stage of the 2016 Santos Tour Down Under, sprinting to an impressive victory in Lyndoch ahead of fellow Australian Mark Renshaw (Dimension Data) and Dutchman Wouter Wippert (Cannondale). Ewan benefited from another clinical supporting ride from his Orica-GreenEdge teammates, the 21-year-old biding his time […]


Photo gallery: 2016 Santos Tour Down Under, stage 1

Caleb Ewan (Orica-GreenEdge) went into today’s opening stage of the Santos Tour Down Under as the big favourite and with good reason: he’s the fastest sprinter in the field and he’s in terrific form. Ewan added to his early season successes with a compelling sprint victory in Lyndoch after his teammates controlled the race from […]