2016 EuroEyes Cyclassics Preview

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The race formerly known as the Vattenfall Cyclassics, known to most riders as simply “Hamburg,” is a rare opportunity for the purest of sprinters to nab a WorldTour-level one-day win. As such, it’s probably no surprise that the cream of the sprinting crop are in Hamburg this weekend to do Read More →

2016 Vuelta a España: Stage 2 Preview

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Stage 2: Ourense › Baiona – 160.8km After the TTT opener, the Vuelta continues with a stagehunter-friendly Stage 2. Given the less-than-challenging profile, it seems likely that the day could go to the sprinters, but a small late climb, even an uncategorized one, could inspire a few late aggressors. Even if it Read More →

Vuelta a España 2016: Stage 1 Preview

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Stage 1: Ourense › Parque Nacional Castrelo de Miño – 27.8km (TTT) The Vuelta kicks off with a team time trial, and a surprisingly unpredictable one at that. Though there are several good TT teams in the race, none of them looks particularly dominant, leaving this battle against the clock Read More →