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Retirement on hold: Rodriguez inks one-year deal with Bahrain-Merida

Doing an about-turn on an earlier decision to retire, Joaquim Rodriguez has announced that he will prolong his career for one more year a...

Joaquim Rodriguez postpones retirement, will return to racing

Although he hung up his wheels after the Olympic road race in Rio, Joaquim Rodriguez has had a change of heart and will compete in four m...

Fatherhood and cycling: how the pros balance racing and family life

From the outside looking in, the life of a pro cyclist appears to be something that's well worth aspiring to. Galavanting around the glob...

A blast from the past: current and former pros as juniors

Over the next two days the best junior and U23 riders in the world will take to the streets of Richmond with the aim of becoming road rac...

Vuelta a España: Rodriguez powers to stage 15 victory, almost takes red jersey from Fabio Aru

Spanish climber Joaquim Rodriguez took a solo victory at the end of Sunday’s 15th stage of the Vuelta a España, surging clear with 900 me...

Tour de France stage 12: Rodriguez solos to victory atop Plateau de Beille, Froome’s rivals launch attacks

Bouncing back after a disappointing performance thus far in the high mountains, Joaquim Rodriguez landed victory for Katusha on stage twe...

Rodriguez climbs to stage 3 Tour win on the Mur de Huy, Froome into yellow

HUY, Belgium (CT) – Joaquim Rodriguez (Katusha) has climbed to victory on a crash-affected third stage of the 2015 Tour de France, attack...

Valverde triumphs in Liège-Bastogne-Liège, takes select sprint to the line

Completing the first Flèche Wallonne/Liège-Bastogne-Liège double since Philippe Gilbert won all three Ardennes Classics in 2011, Alejandr...

Dubai Tour: Nibali vs Valverde and Rodriguez on climbs, Cavendish and Degenkolb chasing stages

Speaking one day before the start of the 2015 Dubai Tour, five of the top riders in the lineup have outlined their goals for the early se...

Tour de France winner Nibali, past world champions Costa, Boonen and Cancellara confirmed for Tour of Oman

It remains to be seen if his Astana team will be given a WorldTour licence for 2015 and, with it, invites to the WT events. However Tour ...

Contador ‘confident’ despite losing time to Valverde and Rodriguez

It was a day where he could have moved closer to the final overall victory had Alejandro Valverde (Movistar) and Joaquim Rodriguez (Katus...

Rodriguez fired up for Vuelta: “My desire to ride at the front is enormous”

Having held back prior to the Tour de France and given up the possibility of riding for general classification there, Joaquim Rodriguez i...

Giro Di Lombardia In Photos

Last night the Giro Di Lombardia was held which signals the final race of the European season. Only 53 of the 199 starters managed to fin...

2011 Vuelta a Espana Stage 8

Stage 8 Results 1. Joaquim Rodriguez, Team Katusha, 4:49:01 2. Michele Scarponi, Lampre-ISD, at 0:09 3. Bauke Mollema, Rabobank Cycling T...

2011 Vuelta a Espana Stage 5

Stage 5 Results 1. Joaquim RODRIGUEZ OLIVER, (ESP) Team Katusha, in 4:42:54 2. Wouter POELS, (NED) Vacansoleil-Dcm, at 4 3. Daniel MORENO...

August 2011 World Tour Rankings

1. Cadel Evans, BMC Racing Team (BMC), 574 points 2. Philippe Gilbert, Omega Pharma-Lotto (olo), 568 points 3. Alberto Contador Velasco, ...