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Ceratizit Challenge by La Vuelta: Balsamo wins final stage, Van Vleuten takes overall

World champion takes victory in final race in rainbow jersey.

'I have to try something': Elisa Longo Borghini on gaining time on her GC rivals

Former Italian champion says she has to find ways to gain time on the "goats" if she is to climb up the GC.

Italians shine at Giro Donne

Balsamo, Longo Borghini, Cavalli and others spark hope an Italian could win the Giro Donne in the near future.

(Just over) the halfway point: the story of the Giro Donne after six stages

Can anyone challenge Annemiek van Vleuten as the race heads into the mountains?

Valcar-Travel and service: the talent factory of women's cycling

The Italian Valcar Travel and Service women's team developed many of the biggest stars of women's cycling.

Elisa Balsamo is disqualified for sticky bottle at Paris-Roubaix Femmes

The road world champion was seen receiving a sticky bottle on her way back to the bunch.

Elisa Balsamo's rainbows and glitter Trek Emonda SLR

With the rainbow jersey comes a rainbow bike. We take a closer look at Elisa Balsamo's Trek Emonda SLR world champion's edition.

To anyone hoping to drop Balsamo, Van Dijk says 'good luck with that'

World Champion Elisa Balsamo has been unbeatable in recent races, can she continue her winning streak?

MVP award at Gent-Wevelgem goes to Ellen van Dijk

The European champion spent much of the latter parts of the race chasing down relentless attacks from SD Worx.

Gallery: The day history was made at Gent-Wevelgem

Biniam Girmay's win isn't just the biggest moment in his young career, it's a defining moment for African cycling.

Anatomy of a sprint: the Wiebes vs Balsamo rivalry is on

The two went head-to-head once again at Exterioo Brugge-De Panne, with Balsamo on top for the second win in four days.

Balsamo outsprints Wiebes to win Exterioo Classic Brugge-De Panne

The race as a whole was chaotic with crashes impacting the finale.

Elisa Balsamo sprints to victory at Trofeo Alfredo Binda

With Sofia Bertizzolo and Soraya Paladin finishing second and third, respectively.

Elisa Balsamo opens the books for Trek-Segafredo's season

The World Champion won the opening sprint at the Setmana Valenciana on Thursday.

The 10 best moments of the 2021 women's racing season

As we await the start of a new year of racing, let's look back at the wonderful season just gone.

Five of the most exciting women's transfers for 2022

These riders seem to have found their perfect home for next season.

6 breakthrough stars of the 2021 women's racing season

This season proved to be an important one for several up-and-coming riders.

Video: World Champion Elisa Balsamo's Cannondale SuperSix Evo

We got a close-up look at what a world champion rides when taking on the cobbles of Roubaix.

The World Champion will ride Ultegra on her new custom Cannondale

Elisa Balsamo's new custom painted Cannondale SuperSix Evo with rainbow bands, and Ultegra groupset.

15 up-and-coming riders you need to know about

The depth of talent in the men’s and women’s professional pelotons continues to grow with each season’s new signings. From junior world c...

10 young female pros that will make their mark in 2017

With Omloop het Nieuwblad kicking off the UCI season in Europe this weekend, and a successful Summer of Cycling completed in Australia, t...