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The GC winners and losers of the Giro's Strade Bianche stage

The white roads of Tuscany blew up the Giro's general classification. Who came out on top?

The GC winners and losers of the Giro's first mountain stage

Tuesday's stage 4 of the Giro d'Italia saw this year's pink jersey hopefuls attacking each other on a climb for the first time.

Yates out of Giro after COVID-19 positive

Simon Yates is out of the Giro d'Italia after testing positive for COVID-19. According to a statement from his Mitchelton-Scott team, the...

Giro favorites Thomas and Yates lose big time on first mountain stage

Just three stages into the 2020 Giro d'Italia, two of the biggest pre-race overall favorites have lost major ground in the overall battle...

Simon Yates will ride on with Mitchelton as Adam's status remains unclear

Mitchelton-Scott has announced that Simon Yates will ride on with the squad through 2022, and at least for now, he is the only Yates brot...

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...

Simon Yates expects 'intense' return to racing

Simon Yates (Mitchelton-Scott) was supposed to be gearing up to start the Giro d'Italia with an eye towards achieving Olympic glory in To...

Simon Yates will give the Giro another go in 2020

Simon Yates has his sights set on the Giro d'Italia and the Olympics for 2020, his Mitchelton-Scott team announced Monday. "Last year I j...

Simon Yates takes Tour stage 12 from the break: Daily News Digest

Welcome to your Daily News Digest. Here's what's happening today: Simon Yates wins stage 12 of the Tour de France from the breakaway, Chr...

Tour de France rosters named for Mitchelton-Scott, Trek, Ineos, Katusha: Daily News Digest

Welcome to your Daily News Digest. Here's what's happening today: Mitchelton-Scott will have both Adam and Simon Yates for the upcoming T...

Simon Yates Q&A: On the Giro, Yorkshire Worlds and infamous UK climbs

Late last week CyclingTips reporter Dave Everett caught up with Simon Yates (Mitchelton-Scott) at Scott HQ in Switzerland. In a wide-rang...

How to tell Adam and Simon Yates apart

Last week we looked at how to tell Germany’s top male cyclists apart. In some ways that was an easy task -- Pascal Ackermann, Max Schachm...

Should Yates' Giro rivals be scared? He thinks so.

Simon Yates sat behind a Giro d'Italia press conference table and stated to the world, unequivocally, that if he was in his rivals' shoes...

Riding happy: A Q&A with Aussie rising star Jack Haig

It's been an impressive start to the year for Jack Haig (Mitchelton-Scott). The young Australian has finished inside the top seven in all...

Simon Yates wins Paris-Nice TT, Adam Yates leads Tirreno: Daily News Digest

Welcome to your Daily News Digest. Here's what's happening today: Simon Yates takes TT victory in Paris-Nice, Alaphillipe wins stage 2 in...

The weekly spin: Why the Giro d’Italia is better than the Tour de France

Leave it to Simon Yates to say out loud what many in the cycling community have quietly believed for years now — the Giro d’Italia is bet...

The weekly spin: The fallacy of a season long WorldTour narrative

The 2018 UCI WorldTour calendar came to a close Sunday with the final stage of the Tour of Guangxi. Do you know who won the stage? Do you...

80km alone: How Chris Froome’s solo attack turned the Giro d’Italia on its head

Of course. Of course this would happen. Did you really think otherwise? Of course Chris Froome, the reigning Tour de France and Vuelta a ...

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 ...

Groenewegen wins field sprint in Paris as Froome becomes four-time Tour de France champion

Dutch sprinter Dylan Groenewegen (LottoNL-Jumbo) took the first Tour de France stage win of his career Sunday on the Champs-Elysees in Pa...

Adam and Simon Yates extend contracts with Orica-BikeExchange

Weeks after finishing an excellent fourth overall in this year’s Tour de France, Adam Yates and his brother Simon have extended with the ...