Cycling

Ruthless and efficient, Egan Bernal seals Giro d’Italia victory

Colombian Egan Bernal won the Giro d’Italia on Sunday, keeping his composure throughout a tough final week to claim his second grand tour victory with a ruthlessly efficient performance. The Ineos-Grenadiers rider, who succeeds his teammate Tao Geoghegan Hart as Giro winner, completed his victory with a safe ride in the final 30.3-kilometre time trial […]

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Ewan surges in tough sprint to claim second Giro stage win

Caleb Ewan claimed his second stage win at this year’s Giro d’Italia as he again showed his sprinting prowess at the end of the 181-kilometre seventh stage on Friday. The Australian Lotto Soudal rider followed his victory on a crash-hit stage five with a well-timed surge at the finish in Termoli after an uneventful day. […]

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Horror day for Roglic sees Schachmann steal Paris-Nice title

Levens, France: Maximilian Schachmann retained his Paris-Nice title after overnight race leader Primoz Roglic suffered an ordeal in the final stage, a 92-kilometre ride from Le-plan-du-Var to Levens on Sunday. Roglic, who had a 52-second lead going into the last stage, crashed twice before being forced to change bike and, without a teammate to pace […]