Marcel Kittel

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In today’s CT Daily News Digest: Kittel takes field sprint in first Romandie road stage; Modolo wins sprint in Tour of Turkey, stage 4; Shane Sutton resigns from British Cycling; Nikki Harris reacts to Van den Driessche’s suspension, says it is vital others are also held to account; UK’s top female cyclists speak out about sexist […]

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In today’s CT Daily News Digest: Sammy Sanchez wins in another close Basque stage; Blaak wins Energiewacht Tour stage 2, takes over lead; Vorobyev makes it two wins at Circuit de la Sarthe; Lechuga takes the opening stage at Redlands Classic; Companioni solos to victory at opening stage of Redlands Classic; Scheldeprijs record-setter Kittel: The […]

Photo gallery: Marcel Kittel’s Scheldeprijs-winning Specialized Venge ViAS

In yesterday’s 104th edition of Scheldeprijs, Etixx-QuickStep sprinter Marcel Kittel dashed to a record-breaking fourth victory in the Belgian one-day race. CyclingTips reporter Dave Everett was at the finish in Schoten and captured the following images of Kittel’s race-winning bike.

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Scheldeprijs record-setter Kittel: The most important lesson was to never give up

His annus horribilis is a fast-fading memory at this point in time. Marcel Kittel had already taken six wins this season prior to starting Scheldeprijs on Wednesday, but hitting the line first in Scholten 207.8 kilometres later was the biggest confirmation yet: he’s back. “This is definitely the biggest this year, if you look at […]

Daily News Digest

In today’s edition of the CT Daily News Digest: Marcel Kittel takes record  fourth Scheldeprijs win; Stephen Cummings wins third stage of Tour of the Basque Country; Coquard and Vorobyev claim Sarthe stage wins; Benjamin Hill wins Tour of Thailand overall; With Roubaix record on the line, Boonen still convinced he can win; Tinkoff management look to secure new title sponsor […]

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In today’s edition of the Daily News Digest: Sagan: Demoitié’s death is a tragic reminder that riders’ safety must be an absolute priority; Shock, sadness and calls for change: Cycling world reacts to death of Antoine Demoitié; Marcel Kittel calls for increased safety in professional cycling; Commentary: Gent-Wevelgem fatality a tragedy that has been a […]

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Open letter: Marcel Kittel calls for increased safety in professional cycling

In the wake of the tragic death of Belgian rider Antoine Demoitié, one of the sport’s biggest names has weighed in on the issue of rider safety. Marcel Kittel (Etixx-QuickStep) has penned an open letter on his Facebook page, outlining the dangers faced by professional riders and calling for improvements to racing conditions. An edited […]

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In today’s edition of the Daily News Digest: Boasson Hagen wins stage two of Tour of Oman; Kittel triumphant on day one of the Volta Ao Algarve; Benatti best on stage one of Vuelta a Andalucia/Ruta del Sol; The white line is calling: an end to the year without Marianne Vos; Prudhomme calls for ‘strongest […]

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In today’s edition of the CT Daily News Digest: Chris Froome wins the Sun Tour with final-stage victory; Wout Poels wins the Volta a la Communitat Valenciana; Marcel Kittel back to form with Dubai Tour overall victory; Trixi Worrack secures overall victory in the Ladies Tour of Qatar, Etixx-QuickStep absent from Tour of Qatar due […]

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In today’s edition of the Daily News Digest: Kittel grabs stage one of Dubai Tour; Will Clarke takes a repeat victory in the Sun Tour’s Southbank prologue; Garfoot victorious on day two of Ladies’ Tour of Qatar; Poels fastest in time trial opener to the Volta a la Comunitat Valenciana; Coquard quickest on day one […]

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