Anna van der Breggen

GP de Plouay to determine the last-ever winner of a women’s World Cup

Nine rounds down, only one race remains in the UCI Women Road World Cup. Not only is it the final World Cup of the season, it’s likely the final World Cup ever. The UCI has confirmed plans to roll out the Women’s World Tour next year, which means an end to the World Cup series, […]


Daily News Digest

In this morning’s edition of the CyclingTips Daily News Digest: Danny van Poppel wins final stage of the Tour de Wallonie, Terpstra wins overall; UCI suspends Androni Giocattoli-Sidermec team for 30 days, team appeals; Tejay van Garderen to race the Vuelta a Espana; Anna van der Breggen’s unassuming rise to the top; Live on-bike camera […]


Anna van der Breggen’s unassuming rise to the top

With its most prolific rider sidelined with injuries, many of the stories surrounding Rabo Liv have been around the absence of Marianne Vos. So dominant last year, many wondered what would become of Rabo Liv this year and who would emerge as the team’s new leader. With a stacked roster, there is ample talent in […]


Anna van der Breggen wins crash-filled La Course with brilliant late-race attack

La Course by Le Tour de France was meant to be a day for the sprinters, but Anna van der Breggen (Rabo Liv) elected to ignore that memo. Launching a powerful attack just inside the final lap of the 89km circuit around the Champs-Élysées in Paris on Sunday, van der Breggen narrowly held off the […]


Ella Picks: Women’s cycling content we loved this week

It’s a special Giro Rosa edition of Ella Picks with a heap-load of our favourite links to one of our favourite races of the year – but beyond the Giro Rosa, we’ve have some great finds for you, too. Our picks this week include fun news from Velocio, an inspiring column from The Nation about […]


Anna van der Breggen wins the Giro Rosa as Mara Abbott solos to stage victory atop San Domenico

Two-time Giro Rosa overall winner Mara Abbott (Wiggle Honda) soloed to victory up to San Domenico di Varzo on Sunday on the final stage of the 2015 Giro Rosa. Abbott last won on the San Domenico climb two years ago – en route to her second overall win at the Italian Grand Tour. Abbott’s stage […]


Anna van der Breggen tops Giro Rosa general classification with stage eight time trial win

Anna van der Breggen (Rabo Liv) produced a commanding performance on the stage eight individual time trial at the Giro Rosa on Saturday. The Dutch national time trial champion stopped the clock at 36:05 following the 21.7 kilometre effort, 1:03 faster than pink jersey wearer Megan Guarnier (Boels-Dolmans). Ashleigh Moolman (Bigla) was third quickest over […]


Racing Round-Up: Gila, Gracia Orlova, Elsy Jacobs, Ronde van Overijssel and Tour de Yorkshire

It’s not uncommon for those who follow men’s cycling to have multiple races competing for their attention. Women cycling fans joined the overcrowded calendar party this past week with four (yes, FOUR!) UCI-ranked women’s races in the last five days. In this women’s racing round-up, we bring you updates and results from all four – […]


Daily News Digest

In this morning’s edition of the CyclingTips Daily News Digest: Ilnur Zakarin wins Tour de Romandie; Kristijan Durasek holds on for victory in the Presidential Tour of Turkey; Lars Petter Nordhaug claims inaugural Tour de Yorkshire; Louse Mahé wins women’s Tour de Yorkshire; Anna van der Breggen takes out Elsy Jacobs title; Alena Amialiusik leads […]


Photo gallery: Highlights from the 2015 La Flèche Wallonne

Anna van der Breggen (Rabo Liv) reached the top of the Mur de Huy alone to win La Flèche Wallonne and move into the overall lead of the women’s World Cup series following its fourth round. Her Rabo Liv team rode a tactically brilliant race from start to finish, perfectly positioning van der Breggen for […]