Tony Martin

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In this morning’s edition of the CyclingTips Daily News Digest: Katie Hall wins stage 5 of the Tour Femenino de San Luis; Brailsford – Chris Froome-style power data should be open to all; Tony Martin’s coach says German should be ‘absolutely faster’ this year in flat time trials; Alaphilippe slowly on the mend from mononucleosis; […]

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Tony Martin’s coach says German should be ‘absolutely faster’ this year in flat time trials

Tony Martin has been nominated as stage one favourite for the 2017 Tour de France, with race organiser ASO saying that the 13km time trial on the streets of Düsseldorf make him the most likely winner. Encouragingly for Martin, his longtime coach Sebastian Weber has said that he has made substantial improvements in his time […]

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Martin handed prime chance to take 2017 Tour de France yellow on home soil

Former multiple world time trial champion Tony Martin will be psyched by the thoughts of grabbing the first Tour de France yellow jersey in next year’s race, with the opening stage giving him the ideal opportunity to do so. The German will be racing on home soil in the Grand Départ. Race organiser ASO revealed […]

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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: Caleb Ewan wins Australian national criterium title; Sophie Mackay takes surprise win in Australian women’s criterium championships; Individual time trials next on the agenda at Australian Road Nationals; Two-year doping ban for former pro Boogerd, who must step back from work with current team; Tiernan-Locke […]

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Encouraged by Tour stage win over cobbles, Tony Martin targets Roubaix and Flanders

A stage winner on the cobbles in the 2015 Tour de France, Tony Martin has now declared that he wants to target Paris-Roubaix, the Tour of Flanders and other cobblestone events in the coming year. The powerful German is a three-time world time trial champion and is known for having a huge engine. Encouraged by […]

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Daily News Digest

In this morning’s edition of the CyclingTips Daily News Digest: Mads Würtz wins U23 men’s ITT world title; Chloe Dygert takes gold in junior women’s ITT world championships; Tony Martin confirms shot at hour record, but not in 2016; Season over for Mark Cavendish after shoulder surgery; Giorgia Bronzini and Elisa Longo Borghini renew with […]

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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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Race leader Tony Martin to undergo surgery Thursday evening, out of Tour de France

LE HAVRE, France (CT) – Tony Martin’s stint in the yellow jersey has ended many days sooner than he had envisaged, with the German rider forced to quit the race and travel to Hamburg for immediate surgery. Martin took over the race lead on Tuesday when he attacked with just over three kilometres to go […]

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Stybar wins stage six of Tour de France, race leader Tony Martin crashes hard

LE HAVRE, France (CT) – On a day of contrasting fortunes for the Etixx-QuickStep team, Zdenek Stybar jumped away inside the final two kilometres to win the stage while race leader Tony Martin crashed in the finale. Martin badly injured his shoulder and was pushed across the line by three team-mates, nursing his left arm. […]

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