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Daily News Digest

In this morning’s edition of the CyclingTips Daily News Digest: Marcel Kittel returns to form with Tour of Poland stage 1 win; Barbara Guarischi wins Sparkassen Giro World Cup by a bike throw; Jempy Drucker wins Prudential RideLondon & Surrey Classic; Adam Yates wins Clasica Ciclista San Sebastian; BMC exploring legal action after Van Avermaet […]

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Richie Porte confirmed to have signed with BMC

Reigning Australian national time trial champion Richie Porte will be part of the BMC Racing Team for the 2016 season, General Manager Jim Ochowicz announced in a press release on Saturday. “We officially welcome Richie to the BMC Racing Team,” Ochowicz said. “Richie’s addition to our roster for next year adds extra muscle and a […]

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BMC takes narrow victory in Tour de France TTT, Froome retains yellow jersey

Team time trial world champions BMC have won the stage 9 TTT at the 2015 Tour de France, beating Team Sky by a single second as Movistar finished a further three seconds down in third place. BMC averaged 52.1km/h for 28 lumpy kilometres from Vannes to Plumelec, crossing the finish line at the top of […]

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Tour de France tech: Rohan Dennis’ yellow BMC SLR01

After winning the stage 1 individual time trial at the 2015 Tour de France, Rohan Dennis spent stage 2 riding a yellow BMC SLR01. CyclingTips roving reporter Dave Everett got a chance to take photos of the bike and learn more about the process of building it up. ZEELAND, The Netherlands (CT) – In the […]

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Rohan Dennis eyeing off Tour de France yellow jersey

UTRECHT, The Netherlands (CT) – When the 2015 Tour de France gets underway with tomorrow’s 13.8km individual time trial, Australia’s Rohan Dennis (BMC) will be among the favourites to claim the stage victory and with it, the first yellow jersey of the race. The South Australian former track rider has long been aiming for a […]

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Flakemore breaks collarbone riding back from Tour Down Under stage finish

BMC neo-pro Campbell Flakemore has broken his collarbone after crashing on his ride back to the team hotel after stage two of the Santos Tour Down Under on Wednesday. BMC Racing Team’s @docmajor reports @cflakemore crashed on a descent, breaking his left collarbone and suffering minor road rash. #tdu — BMC Racing Team (@BMCProTeam) January […]

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Rocacorba Daily

In this morning’s edition of the Rocacorba Daily news digest: Degenkolb wins second consecutive Vuelta stage, Matthews retains overall lead; Ilya Davidenok wins stage 4 of the Tour de l’Avenir, Miguel Lopez moves into the overall lead; Elisa Longo Borghini wins Trophee d’Or Feminin; Back-to-back stage wins for Mark Cavendish at Tour du Poitou-Charentes; Degenkolb […]

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Interview with Allan Peiper: Tejay van Garderen’s chances at the 2014 Tour

Dave Everett caught up with BMC’s Performance Director Allan Peiper ahead of the Tour de France, to talk about Tejay van Garderen’s prospects in the race, the opening stages of the race, and his own memories of racing in the UK.

Rocacorba Daily

In this morning’s edition of the Rocacorba Daily news digest: Diego Ulissi tests positive for salbutemol; Andy Schleck interview – “The criticism is sometimes a big issue”; Alejandro Valverde takes the backroads to the Tour de France; Fabian Cancellara wins his ninth Swiss ITT title; Michal Kwiatkowski wins Polish TT championship; Annamiek Van Vleuten takes […]

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Ballan banned two years, sacked by BMC

Italy’s Alessandro Ballan, the world road race champion in 2008, was handed a two-year doping ban by Italy’s Olympic Committee (CONI) on Friday. Later on Friday, the 36-year-old rider was sacked by his team BMC. Ballan was punished by CONI’s anti-doping tribunal after it ruled he had contravened article 2.2 of the World Anti-Doping Agency […]

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