Andre Greipel

Daily News Digest

In this morning’s edition of the CyclingTips Daily News Digest: Andre Greipel wins stage 6 of the Giro, Contador injured but retains lead; Mark Cavendish wins again at the Tour of California; John Degenkolb claims stage 2 of Bayern Rundfahrt, takes overall lead; Kirsten Wild takes back-to-back stage wins at the Tour of Chongming Island; […]


Greipel takes Giro d’Italia stage six, Contador brought down in crash

Benefitting from a perfect leadout by his Lotto-Soudal team, Andre Greipel blasted in to victory at the end of stage six of the Giro d’Italia, thus picking up his third career win in the race. The big German rider led from the front and had enough muscle to hold off Matteo Pelucchi (IAM Cycling), Sacha […]


Stage winner Greipel out of Tour of Turkey, Giro next on schedule

Although he dismissed a question in Wednesday’s press conference which asked if it was true that he would not continue in the Tour of Turkey, Andre Greipel was indeed a non-starter on the fifth stage of the race. The Lotto Soudal team confirmed to CyclingTips at the start this morning that the rider is travelling […]


Daily News Digest

In this morning’s edition of the CyclingTips Daily News Digest: Michael Albasini wins stage 2 of the Tour de Romandie; Andre Greipel wins stage 4 at the Presidential Tour of Turkey; Michal Kwiatkowski in discussion with Sky; Rib fracture disrupts Marianne Vos’ return to racing; UCI sanctions for “motorised doping”; Four WorldTour teams, Drapac confirmed […]


Greipel nets tenth career stage win at Presidential Tour of Turkey

Hampered by a shoulder injury last year and consequently unable to sprint in the race, Andre Greipel put things right at the Tour of Turkey on Wednesday when he sped to his tenth career victory in the event. The German rider beat Italians Daniele Colli (Nippo – Vini Fantini) and Daniele Ratto (UnitedHealthcare) to the […]


Daily News Digest

In today’s edition of the Daily News Digest: Greipel wins stage two of Paris-Nice with perfectly-timed sprint; Caleb Ewan gets stage win and yellow jersey in Tour de Langkawi; Contador announces he’ll remain with Tinkoff-Saxo in 2016, Tinkov confirms it will be his final season; Ag2r’s Lloyd Mondory positive for EPO, faces possible four year […]


Interview with Andre Greipel: “Milan-San Remo and Gent-Wevelgem will be a main focus this Spring”

With 16 victories in 2014, including a stage win in the Tour de France, German sprinter André Greipel was the most successful rider of the season. After many years of kicking off his season in the Tour Down Under, a race he won two times with a record amount of 16 stage wins, the 32-year […]


Andre Greipel sprints to victory on stage 6, Nibali holds steady in yellow

After struggling to make an impression in the early sprint stages of this year’s Tour de France, Andre Greipel (Lotto-Belisol) has opened his account with a win on the mainly flat sixth stage from Arras to Reims. Vincenzo Nibali finished safely in the bunch and maintains his overall lead.


Rocacorba Daily

In this morning’s edition of the Rocacorba Daily news digest: Marcel Kittel doubles up in London, Vincenzo Nibali retains the overall lead; Annemiek Van Vleuten wins stage 3 of the Giro Rosa, Vos maintains overall lead; Marco Benfatto wins stage 2 of the Tour of Qinghai Lake, Polivoda maintains GC lead; Oscar Gatto wins stage […]


Tour de France preview

The wait is over. This year’s Tour de France is at the door and we should be in for quite a show. Most likely, this will be the best fight for the overall win that we have seen in decades. In this post Mikkel Conde previews the route, the race and the riders that we […]