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The 2017 Women's WorldTour in numbers, videos and photos

Most of you will know by now that Anna van der Breggen (Boels-Dolmans) took out the overall win in the second edition of the Women's Worl...

Sink or swim: How the Zwift Academy winner fared

Leah Thorvilson has had a very unusual start to her cycling career. After winning Zwift’s inaugural Zwift Academy competition in December...

Always there: A chat with podium regular Elisa Longo Borghini

Elisa Longo Borghini holds every quality to be a cycling superstar. She can climb, she time trials well, she is almost always in the brea...

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Rainbow diaries: Champagne showers and the beginning of a new era

We are so pleased to have world road champion Amalie Dideriksen on our team of Ella contributors. The 20-year-old Dane surprised the worl...

The SHEcret Pro: La Course, the Giro, disc brakes, transfer rumours and more

Hey peeps. Yep, I’m back! Licking my wounds a bit from some of the responses I got on my last article, but with wit, humour and honesty, ...

Aussie Aussie Aussie! How Orica-Scott gave this Aussie cycling fan a reason to stay up late

Despite it being the only grand tour on the women's calendar, the Giro Rosa isn’t the easiest race to follow. Throw in the inconvenient t...

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Photo gallery: The 10-day fight for pink at the 2017 Giro Rosa

As the men's peloton vies for yellow in France, the women's peloton was battling for pink in Italy. Now in its 28th year, women's cycling...

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Backstage at the Giro Rosa: Bring on next year

The final stage of a hot Giro Rosa has been run and won and while it was Anna van der Breggen (Boels-Dolmans) who kept a firm grip on pin...

Van der Breggen is your 2017 Giro Rosa winner; teammate Guarnier wins the final stage

The 28th edition of the Giro Rosa was once again a celebration of women's cycling. As the only remaining Grand Tour on the women's calend...

Backstage at the Giro Rosa: Getting set for a tough finish

The penultimate stage of the Giro Rosa was hard fought right from the start with temperatures again soaring and early hills to break up t...

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Giro Rosa stage 9: Bastianelli delivers Italy its first stage win

Now in its 28th edition, the Giro Rosa is the biggest celebration of women’s cycling on the calendar. With 10 days of hard racing, the Gi...

Backstage at the Giro Rosa: Throwing everything at it

The sense of urgency ramped up in the battle for the pink jersey, held by Anna van der Breggen (Boels-Dolmans) since Stage 2, in the clim...

Giro Rosa stage 8

Giro Rosa stage 8: Lucinda Brand soloes to victory after late-race crash

Now in its 28th edition, the Giro Rosa is the biggest celebration of women’s cycling on the calendar. With 10 days of hard racing, the Gi...

Backstage at the Giro Rosa: Still a few tricks up the sleeve

It was as action packed as it was hot for stage 7 of the Giro Rosa with so many riders determined to get off the front and take advantage...

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Giro Rosa stage 7: Sheyla Gutierrez fastest of the break after an action-packed day

In its 28th edition, the Giro Rosa is once again a celebration of women's cycling. As the only remaining Grand Tour on the women's calend...

Molly Weaver: 'When it rains, it pours and this season's been a thunderstorm'

The Giro wasn’t supposed to go this way. After a horrific crash left her off the bike for months, Molly Weaver was keen to make her retur...

Backstage at the Giro Rosa: Focus, heat and a crash

It was a day for the sprinters at stage 6 of the Giro Rosa as the peloton did three laps of a circuit from the beach side Roseto Degli Ab...

Giro Rosa stage 6: Lotta Lepistö wins hot and hard-fought stage

In its 28th edition, the Giro Rosa is once again a celebration of women's cycling. As the only remaining Grand Tour on the women's calend...

Backstage at the Giro Rosa: Climbing back to that winning feeling

What a day at the Giro Rosa. The climbs for the individual time trial of stage 5 turned out to be ridiculously steep, with gradients of 2...

Photo gallery: 2017 Giro Rosa stage 1-5

We are already halfway through the 2017 Giro Rosa so it's time to catch up on all the action and see women's cycling's biggest event thro...

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Giro Rosa stage 5: Riders struggle with surprise climbs in the ITT

In its twenty-eighth edition, the Giro Rosa is once again a celebration of women's cycling. It's the only remaining Grand Tour on the wom...