Michael Rogers

Daily News Digest

In today’s CT Daily News Digest: Pello Bilbao wins Tour of Turkey, stage 2; Hampsten on the Extreme Weather Protocol: I’m seeing bike racing turn into numbers, not glorious battles; How the Race Was Won: 2016 Liège-Bastogne-Liège; Michael Rogers announces immediate retirement from cycling due to ongoing heart issues; Rivera, Powless win Joe Martin Stage Race; […]


Michael Rogers announces immediate retirement from cycling due to ongoing heart issues

Three time world time trial champion, Tour de France and Giro d’Italia stage winner Michael Rogers has announced that he is quitting the sport of cycling effective immediately, saying that heart issues picked up last December have prompted him to take a difficult decision. The Tinkoff rider, who was due to ride his final season […]


Daily News Digest

In today’s edition of the Daily News Digest: Van Avermaet wins stage six of Tirreno-Adriatico; Sagan to keep fighting for overall victory; One day before Tirreno showdown, Van Avermaet admits time trial is not his preferred discipline; Van Garderen loses overall chance of success due to being caught in a crash; Vos nabs top 10 […]


Daily News Digest

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 […]


Daily News Digest

In today’s edition of the CyclingTips Daily News Digest: Belgian comes forward to say bike involved in cross worlds scandal was his; Wilier to take legal action against Van den Driessche?; UCI announces Kocjan positive EPO test dating back to 2012; UCI awards 2018 Road World Championships to Innsbruck; Michael Rogers returns to racing after […]


Heart condition forces Mick Rogers to miss Australian championships and Santos Tour Down Under

What was scheduled to be the final pro season for Mick Rogers will get off to a disrupted start, with the Australian forced to miss the Santos Tour Down Under plus the Australian championships. Roger’s Tinkoff-Saxo team announced the news on Tuesday, saying that a heart issue is the reason behind the change of plan. […]


Daily News Digest

In this morning’s edition of the CyclingTips Daily News Digest: Rohan Dennis crowned Australian cyclist of the year; Calvin Watson signs for An Post Chain Reaction; Michael Rogers to retire after 2016 season; Henderson – I’m still one of the best in the world at my job; Betancur – Now we’ll see who was right […]


Daily News Digest

In today’s edition of the Daily News Digest: D’Hoore takes stage one of Boels Rentals Ladies Tour; Rogers awarded 2004 Olympic bronze medal; Cavendish move to MTN-Qhubeka would require Briton to bring sponsor; Dumoulin still can’t believe Vuelta performance, Degenkolb says sensations are good before world championships; Quintana: I’m tired after the Tour but I […]


Rocacorba Daily

Lobato overpowers Impey to take stage 2 victory at the Santos Tour Down Under; Fernando Gaviria takes a second sprint victory at the Tour de San Luis; How Velon is vying to boost the value and stability of pro cycling; Campbell Flakemore breaks collarbone while riding back from Tour Down Under stage finish; Rogers loses […]


Preview: Elite men’s road race at the Australian National Road Championships

The Mars Cycling Australia Road National Championships are well underway in Victoria with the criterium and time trials titles having been decided already. This weekend the riders will take to the roads of Buninyong for the road races, culminating with the elite men’s road race on Sunday. CyclingTips editor Matt de Neef put together this […]