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Madiot: Pinot has a 'one in a million' chance of racing the Tour

Groupama-FDJ manager Marc Madiot says that the odds of Thibaut Pinot racing this year's Tour de France are slim.

Thibaut Pinot's doomed Giro d'Italia campaign has a theme song

A French acoustic duo wrote a song to show their support for Thibaut Pinot at the Giro d'Italia. Then, he pulled out.

Thibaut Pinot will not race the Giro d'Italia

Thibaut Pinot will not race the 2021 Giro d'Italia as he'd initially planned due to lingering back problems.

Thibaut Pinot and his goats have a casualwear range

There are few more iconic pairings than Thibaut Pinot and his goats, and now you can buy the official T-shirt.

Thibaut Pinot hopes to remain a Grand Tour contender at Giro d'Italia

Pinot opts for the Giro d’Italia in 2021 instead to regain confidence in Grand Tours again. “In 2019 I only had one bad day in three week...

Thibaut Pinot confirms that he will race the Giro and not the Tour in 2021

Thibaut Pinot won't be racing the Tour de France in 2021. The 30-year-old Frenchman confirmed at the Groupama-FDJ team presentation on Tu...

Thibaut Pinot abandons the Vuelta a España due to back pain

The 30-year-old Frenchman pulled out of the race prior Thursady's third stage, with his Groupama-FDJ team citing lingering back pain he i...

Pinot's Tour hopes dashed again: 'Maybe a turning point in my career'

After he saw his yellow jersey hopes dashed on stage 8 of the Tour de France, Thibaut Pinot (Groupama-FDJ) was frank about his disappoint...

Advantage Jumbo-Visma: Early impressions of the Tour's battle for yellow

Tuesday's fourth stage of the 2020 Tour de France offered our first chance to see the yellow-jersey hopefuls do battle. The 160.5-kilomet...

While other teams feel the pinch, Groupama-FDJ extends four core riders

While teams across the pro peloton are facing financial uncertainty right now, things seem to be going a bit better over at Groupama-FDJ....

The weekly spin: What we can expect from the 2020 Tour de France

The days that follow the Tour de France always leave cyclings fans with a bout of melancholy. After three weeks of closely following the ...

Nibali wins Tour stage 20, Bernal set for overall victory: Daily News Digest

Welcome to your Daily News Digest. Here's what's happening today: Vincenzo Nibali climbs to victory on the penultimate stage of the Tour ...

Thibaut Pinot abandons Tour de France with leg injury

Frenchman Thibaut Pinot abandoned the Tour de France Friday just 40km into Stage 19 due to muscle tear in his left thigh. The winner of S...

Today at the Tour: Six riders, one yellow jersey

With 15 stages completed, and six stages remaining, one thing is certain — no one knows who will win this Tour de France. And we should a...

Five predictions for 'week two' of the Tour de France

With 10 stages in the rearview mirror at what has already been a compelling Tour de France, the action should heat up even more as the ra...

Porte, Fuglsang, and Pinot among stars caught out in Tour's windy 10th stage

Several big GC names were caught out in a wind-blown stage 10 at the Tour de France. Forced to chase after a split in the bunch, Richie P...

First mountaintop finish brings Tour de France GC battle into focus

The steep finish atop la Planche des Belles Filles did not disappoint. After five days that delivered three sprint finishes, a solo break...

Ten riders with something to prove at the 2019 Tour de France

Pressure. The Tour de France presses down on everyone, but even more so if you have something to prove. From established veterans needing...

Anti-doping's state of play; Preidler's 'treason'; Sky doctor hearing adjourned: Daily News Digest

Welcome to your Daily News Digest. Here's what's happening today: Anti-doping's state of play examined; Team Sky doctor hearing adjourned...

CyclingTips Podcast: Lombardia, gear boxes, and racing bikes online

Caley, Neal, and James are in the basement to discuss Thibaut Pinot's emphatic victory at Il Lombardia and how the Frenchman is cycling's...

The weekly spin: Thibaut Pinot, pro cycling’s most mortal star

You couldn’t help but cheer on Thibaut Pinot in the final 15km of Il Lombardia. Why? In part, because Pinot was in the underdog role, bat...