Dan Martin

Valverde takes a fourth Flèche Wallonne title as Alaphilippe again finishes second

Spaniard Alejandro Valverde broke the record for wins at Flèche Wallonne Wednesday, once again timing his sprint on the Mur de Huy to perfection, to take a fourth career victory. For the second year in a row, young Frenchman Julian Alaphilippe (Etixx-QuickStep) finished as runner-up to the Movistar rider. Alaphilippe’s teammate, Dan Martin, finished third. […]

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Daily News Digest

In today’s edition of the Daily News Digest: De Gendt wins stage four of the Volta a Catalunya; Belletti and Gazprom-RusVelo win stages in Settimana Internazionale Coppi e Bartali; Quintana: this is my reward for hard work; Porte and van Garderen hail successful collaboration; Contador: ‘It was impossible to catch Quintana’; Martin slips to fourth […]

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Daily News Digest

In today’s edition of the CT Daily News Digest: Dan Martin takes Volta a Catalunya lead with stage 3 win; Jens Debusschere sprints to Dwars door Vlaanderen victory; Amy Pieters claims third-straight Dwars door Vlaanderen win; Tour de Yorkshire becomes the world’s most lucrative women’s cycling race?; Does Milan-San Remo need an extra climb?; Porte flying under the radar in Catalunya; Giro […]

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New lease of life: Dan Martin on a mental boost at Etixx-QuickStep, spring ambitions and more

Riding the Volta a Catalunya as one of just three former winners in the race, Dan Martin began the WorldTour events on Monday as a watched rider. He’s a strong climber, knows the area well and, having lived in Girona for many years, regards it as his home event. Martin’s prime target for the spring […]

Daily News Digest

In today’s edition of the CT Daily News Digest: Viviani wins stage 2 of the Dubai Tour, takes overall lead; Van Dijk claims stage 3 of the Ladies Tour of Qatar; Kennaugh and Froome take Sky one-two at the Jayco Herald Sun Tour; Dan Martin claims first win in Etixx-QuickStep colours; The map-makers – Designing […]

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How Sean Kelly rates Cancellara, Sagan and Martin’s chances for the Spring Classics

Fabian Cancellara is coming back from a year plagued by injury and bad luck but, as the Swiss rider heads into what could well be his final season, Sean Kelly has said he believes that he could well go out in style. The former world number one was speaking at the An Post Chainreaction training […]

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Daily News Digest

In this morning’s edition of the CyclingTips Daily News Digest: Jack Bobridge solos to remarkable Australian title; Amanda Spratt wins her second Australian road race title; Chris Hamilton crowned Australian U23 road race champion; Jason Christie wins New Zealand road race title; Rushlee Buchanan completes New Zealand nationals triple; UniSA-Australia line-up confirmed for Santos Tour […]

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Daily News Digest

In this morning’s edition of the CyclingTips Daily News Digest: Holm says Cavendish may need to pick and choose targets in busy 2016; Drop in level of teams competing in Tour of Qatar; Triple world champion Stybar to ride only one cyclo-cross race this season; Ochowicz states Richie Porte can win a Grand Tour; Spat […]

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Daily News Digest

In this morning’s edition of the CyclingTips Daily News Digest: Tom Dumoulin takes Vuelta lead after summit victory on stage 9; Lizzie Armitstead wins GP de Plouay-Bretagne World Cup; Alexander Kristoff wins GP Ouest France – Plouay; Marc Soler wins the Tour de l’Avenir, Jack Haig second overall; Tony Martin secures overall victory in the […]

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Dan Martin, van Garderen, Bouhanni and Boeckmans out of Vuelta a España after big bunch crash

Overall contenders Dan Martin and Tejay van Garderen have been forced to withdraw from the Vuelta a España as a result of a massive crash which took down many riders during Saturday’s eighth stage. The duo was amongst many fallers in the accident, which occurred with just over 50 kilometres to go. The bunch was […]