Your Monday Daily News Digest

by Matt de Neef

November 28, 2016

In today’s edition of the CT Daily News Digest: Cant, van der Poel victorious in Zeven CX World Cup; Von Hoff, Garfoot win the Stan Siejka Classic; UCI rebuffs plans to reduce team sizes in big races; Lachlan Morton set to make his WorldTour return at the 2017 Tour Down Under; Peter Velits announces his retirement; UniSA-Australia to be the only wildcard team at the 2017 Tour Down Under; American Justin Oien completes Caja Rural-Seguros roster; Lizzie Williams on her battles with mental illness; A sneak-peek at Bahrain-Merida’s jersey for 2017; Michael Matthews set to appear on Slovak TV; Argy bargy in the Flandriencross.

Michael Matthews set to appear on Slovak TV

by CyclingTips

Here’s a little something from reddit: the news that Australia’s Michael Matthews is set to appear on a Slovakian talkshow this coming weekend with his Slovakian wife Kat.

As reddit user changarid writes: “Please keep in mind, that we are talking about Saganlandia here. Everyone, who raced with or against Sagan is a superstar there, gets invited to shows and is desired and often successfully husbanded by Slovak women.”

We’re just impressed with Matthews’ garb for the occasion: