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Simon Yates will lead Mitchelton-Scott at the Giro d'Italia

Mitchelton-Scott has unveiled its long lists for both the Tour de France and the Giro d'Italia, confirming that Simon Yates will target t...

Chaves renews with Mitchelton-Scott: Daily News Digest

Welcome to your Daily News Digest. Here's what's happening today: Esteban Chaves will ride on with Mitchelton-Scott through 2021, Simon S...

Sprint winner disqualified in U23 men's race at Worlds: Daily News Digest

Welcome to your Daily News Digest. Here's what's happening today: Samuele Battistella wins the under-23 men's world road title in Yorkshi...

Watch: 'Behind the Smile' - the Esteban Chaves documentary

Esteban Chaves is undoubtedly one of the most popular riders in the pro peloton. Since joining the WorldTour with Orica GreenEDGE (now Mi...

Esteban Chaves: Sometimes when following the dream, we forget that we are in the dream

Esteban Chaves is one of the most adored riders of the pro peloton – his eternally positive demeanour, his smile that lights up the pelot...

Chaves' smile lights up stage 19 of the Giro d'Italia

Ecuador's Richard Carapaz tightened his grip on the leader's pink jersey as Colombia's Esteban Chaves claimed victory in the 19th stage o...

A bittersweet podium for Esteban Chaves

VALDOARA, Italy (CT) — Esteban Chaves held his hand up, fingers a few millimeters apart. That close. “Second,” he said, “is like this.” H...

Climbs and coffee: Esteban Chaves shows us his homeland

There's arguably no cyclist who better represents the Colombian cycling lifestyle better than Esteban Chaves. We join the charismatic for...

Age just a number for Froome, Chaves set for Giro return: Daily News Digest

Welcome to your Daily News Digest. Here's what's happening today: Chris Froome is not worried about getting older or his quiet start to t...

Health issues identified as reason for Chaves’ Giro woes

Almost three months after Esteban Chaves’ dramatic form collapse in the Giro d’Italia, the Mitchelton-Scott team has indicated that unspe...

Team perfection on Etna; Bouhanni returns; Dennis remains optimistic: Daily News Digest

Welcome to your Daily News Digest. Here's what's happening today: It was a cracking stage of the Giro up the slopes of Mt. Etna, shaking ...

Sam Crome dedicates Sun Tour win to Jason Lowndes, Chaves wins the overall

KINGLAKE, Australia (CT) – The Australian summer of cycling began in the wake of tragedy, less than a fortnight after the untimely death ...

Easy as 1-2-3: How Mitchelton-Scott took control of the Sun Tour

LAKE MOUNTAIN, Australia (CT) – The day began with Mitchelton-Scott at the front of the race, seven riders leading the peloton out of Mit...

Froome in command at Vuelta as Contador weighs between GC fight and stage win

Three riders at this year’s Vuelta a España are Tour de France winners. Two of them have previously won the Vuelta, while the other is po...

Esteban Chaves staying upbeat about debut Tour despite racing calendar disruptions

It’s been an up and down few months for Esteban Chaves. The Colombian had his best year to date in 2016, netting second overall in the Gi...

Il Lombardia champion Chaves commits to three more years with Orica-BikeExchange

Three days after he won the Il Lombardia Classic, Esteban Chaves has extended his current contract with the Orica-BikeExchange squad. Und...

Commentary: How the sabotage of the Tour Del Café highlights big problems in Colombian cycling

Earlier this month, Nairo Quintana took his second Grand Tour victory, beating Tour de France champion Chris Froome at the Vuelta a Españ...

Preview: What you should know about the 2016 Vuelta a España

It's late August, which means it's time for the third and final Grand Tour of the year: the Vuelta a España. Starting Saturday and runnin...

Video: 2016 Giro d'Italia in review

This year's Giro d'Italia showed just how beautiful bike racing can be, but also how unforgiving. For Steven Kruijswijk, the intense high...

2016 Giro d'Italia: Stage 21 video highlights

The 2016 Giro d'Italia had been over for 30 minutes, and yet the drama continued. While one Italian, Vincenzo Nibali (Astana), was celebr...

Drama to the very end! Arndt awarded Giro sprint victory in Torino as Nibali basks in maglia rosa

The 2016 Giro d'Italia had been over for 30 minutes, and yet the drama continued. While one Italian, Vincenzo Nibali (Astana), was celebr...