Michal Kwiatkowski

Gilbert outsprints Kwiatkowski to win his fourth Amstel Gold Race

Digging deep to reel in Michal Kwiatkowski after the Team Sky rider gapped him in the final sprint, Philippe Gilbert (QuickStep Floors) overhauled the Pole and captured his fourth Amstel Gold race. The Belgian rider’s victory in the two-man sprint continued his resurgence this spring, adding to his stage win and overall victory in the …

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By the numbers: What it takes to win Milan-San Remo

When Peter Sagan (Bora-hansgrohe) attacked on the Poggio in Saturday’s Milan-San Remo, just two riders could follow him. One of them, Michal Kwiatkowski (Sky), went on to win the race, beating Sagan with a bike throw in a thrilling three-up sprint. So what exactly did it take for Kwiatkowski to follow Sagan’s move then beat …

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Sagan the strongest, but Kwiatkowski wins Milan-San Remo

Peter Sagan sparked off an impressive attack on the Poggio, led all the way down the descent and did the bulk of the work between there and the line, but finally wilted in the final sprint and enabled Michal Kwiatkowski to snatch victory. The former world champion came past the current holder of the rainbow …

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Daily News Digest

In today’s CT Daily News Digest: Boasson Hagen dedicates Dauphiné stage win to injured Dimension Data development rider; Domagalski dominates Tour of Korea stage; Nizzolo wins GP du canton d’Argovie; Commentary: Bahrain prince’s torture allegations too big for cycling to ignore; Lachlan Morton: “I’d like to have another shot at the WorldTour”; Kwiatkowski battles sickness at …

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Daily News Digest

In today’s edition of the Daily News Digest: Peter Sagan takes first victory as world champion, wins Gent-Wevelgem; Nairo Quintana wins Volta a Catalunya as Tsatevich scoops final stage; Pinot takes two stage wins and final overall classification in Critérium International; Cycling therapy in Gent-Wevelgem, where Chantal Blaak takes her second Women’s WorldTour race; Pirazzi …

To the line! Kwiatkowski wins a thrilling E3 Harelbeke ahead of Sagan

In a sign of what to expect at the upcoming Ronde van Vlaanderen, 2014 world champion Michal Kwiatkowski won E3 Harelbeke from a two-man breakaway ahead of current world champion Peter Sagan. It was a thrilling finale, with the two riders holding a tenuous 20-second lead inside the final kilometres and a victory from the …

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Daily News Digest

In this morning’s edition of the CyclingTips Daily News Digest: Lauren Stephens leads the Tour Femenino de San Luis after stage 4 ITT win; UCI confirms rider action over unpaid salaries at Colombia-Coldeportes; Froome extends his contract with Sky; Marianne Vos – “We all want to win but we are teammates first and foremost”; Tom …

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Video: Team Sky riders head to the velodrome for aerodynamics testing

Global Cycling Network’s Matt Stephens went to a Team Sky aerodynamics test at the Palma Arena Velodrome in Mallorca, Spain. Sky riders Geraint Thomas, Michal Kwiatkowski, and Mikel Landa were the willing test subjects. The goal? To quantifiably answer the question: Just how important are aerodynamics in pro cycling? Further reading Why Trek used velodrome …

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Daily News Digest

Good morning, Happy New Year, and welcome to the first edition of the CT Daily News Digest for 2016. In today’s edition we’ve got the latest news from the world of road cycling plus a collection of links to stories that you might have missed over the Christmas-New Year break. Have a great day and …

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The best and worst of 2016’s new rider-team pairings

Transfer season is an exciting time in the peloton. A change of scenery can be all it takes for a rider to reach new career heights, just as one savvy signing can be all it takes for a team to fill a glaring roster deficiency. But not all transfers work out as planned. While some …

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