Fernando Gaviria doubles up at the Tour of Guangxi, extends overall lead; Welsford wins again in Gippsland, Moran best in women’s race; Broeckx continuing to amaze in recovery from brain injury; Doctor under investigation in Sky scandal resigns amid talk of poor health; Young French rider killed in accident at Tour of New Caledonia; Bardiani-CSF team may escape suspension despite a third rider testing positive; UCI President: One-day La Course is ‘not enough’; Simon Yates on 2018 Tour route: ‘I would prefer the climbs to arrive earlier’; Victoria sets up Office for Women in Sport, cyclist Bridie O’Donnell to head; Video: Taiwan KOM Challenge from the view of Cadel Evans; Video: Contador gets warm welcome from fans in Japan
Gaviria wins again in China; Welsford, Moran best in Gippsland: Daily News Digest
The former Tour de France winner returned to competitive cycling this week at the Taiwan KOM Challenge. See footage from the race and an interview with Evans and others here. Vincenzo Nibali (Bahrain-Merida) won the mens’s event while Emma Pooley took the women’s prize.