Nacer Bouhanni

The Secret Pro: Processing death, race motos, terrorism, extreme weather, and more

What a week for pro cycling. It’s with a heavy heart that I weigh in on so many recent tragic events. I actually had an entire column written for the boys at CyclingTips before the events of the past week changed everything, and put this all into perspective. Of course I’m referring to the deaths of Antoine Demoitié, killed by […]


Daily News Digest

In today’s edition of the Daily News Digest: Bouhanni repeats on stage two of Volta a Catalunya; Dwars door Vlaanderen likely to go ahead, but final decision rests with Belgian government; Dennis forced to withdraw from Volta Ciclista a Catalunya due to illness; Contador looking forward to Catalunya mountains: “I feel in good shape”; Froome […]


FDJ’s Arnaud Démare takes chaotic sprint at Milan-San Remo

Frenchman Arnaud Démare (FDJ) won the season’s first of five Monuments, Milan-San Remo, in a bunch sprint ahead of Ben Swift (Team Sky) and Jurgen Roelandts (Lotto-Soudal). The 2011 under-23 world champion, Démare, 24, emerged as the winner of a race marred by crashes, including one that had taken down several pre-race favorites, including Démare, at the […]


Daily News Digest

Bouhanni bounces back to win stage four of Paris-Nice; Stybar takes stage two of Tirreno-Adriatico; Robbie Hucker wins Tour de Taiwan; Matthews: ‘Today was about saving energy’; Thomas hits deck but avoids time loss; Contador’s Paris-Nice ambitions dented by cancelled stage; Beaudin Communique: The smell of bike racing in the morning; Faces of the Future: […]


Daily News Digest

In today’s edition of the Daily News Digest: Matthews takes stage two of Paris-Nice after Bouhanni is relegated; O’Connor moves into race lead in Tour of Taiwan after Schulting wins stage three; Matthews: It would have been a win either way; Bouhanni not impressed with decision; Marianne Vos to return to the peloton this weekend; […]


Daily News Digest

Alexander Kristoff wins stage 3 of the Tour of Oman, Boasson Hagen retains the overall lead; Luis Leon Sanchez takes Volta ao Algarve lead with stage 2 win; Nacer Bouhanni into Ruta del Sol lead with stage 2 victory; Giant-Alpecin cancels Omloop Het Nieuwsblad participation; Why Taylor Phinney’s ongoing recovery from injury could make him a better rider than […]


Daily News Digest

In this morning’s edition of the CyclingTips Daily News Digest: BMC wins world championships team time trial; Velocio-SRAM win a fourth consecutive Worlds team time trial; Sean de Bie wins the Primus Classic Impanis – Van Petegem; Bouhanni sprints to victory at Grand Prix d’Isbergues; Diego Ulissi claims victory at the Memorial Marco Pantani; Michal […]


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 […]

Daily News Digest

In this morning’s edition of the CyclingTips Daily News Digest: Tom Boonen sprints to stage 3 Eneco Tour victory; Nacer Bouhanni wins stage 1 of the Tour de l’Ain; Elisa Longo Borghini solos to stage 3 win at La Route de France; Schweizer leads Tour of the Great South Coast after two stages; FDJ sends […]


Daily News Digest

In this morning’s edition of the CyclingTips Daily News Digest: National championships round-up; Bjarne Riis gives first interview after Danish doping report; Nacer Bouhanni crashes in French nationals, out of Tour de France?; Giro heads back to the Netherlands for 2016 start; Kessiakoff on Astana’s pressurising of riders, team’s licence woes, Nibali’s panache and an […]