Cadel Evans

Evans confirms retirement plans: ‘It’s the right time to end my journey’

Former Tour de France and world road race championship winner Cadel Evans has confirmed reports that he is bringing his career to a close, with the Australian rider saying that he will hang up his racing wheels next February. The BMC Racing Team rider announced his future plans at a press conference held at the […]

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Rocacorba Daily

In today’s edition of the Rocacorba Daily: Brennauer beats Solovey and Stevens to win Elite women’s world championship time trial; Kamna far ahead of rivals in junior men’s world championship time trial; Evans’ future plans to be revealed on Thursday; Bennett extends with NetApp Endura, Archbold signs up; Bigla continues to reinforce team with signing […]

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Report: Evans to retire after Santos Tour Down Under and Great Ocean Road Race

The will he-won’t he question about Cadel Evans’ future and possible retirement appears to be heading in the direction of the Australian hanging up his wheels, with Italian newspaper La Gazzetta Dello Sport reporting that the 37 year old rider has indeed decided that 2014 will be his final full season. According to the publication, […]

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Rocacorba Daily

In this morning’s edition of the Rocacorba Daily news digest: Annemiek van Vleuten leads Rabo-Liv clean sweep at the Lotto Belisol Belgium Tour; Australia’s Josh Prete wins the Tour de Hokkaido; Australian teams announced for the Road World Championships in Spain; Report – Evans to retire after Santos Tour Down Under and Great Ocean Road […]

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Rocacorba Daily

In this morning’s edition of the Rocacorba Daily news digest: Fabio Aru wins his second stage at this year’s Vuelta, Chris Froome moves into second overall; Matthias Brandle claims stage 5 victory at the Tour of Britain; Vadim Galeyev wins stage 3 of the Tour of China II, takes overall lead; Sven Nys, Meredith Miller […]

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Froome says red jersey could take time to come, Contador downplays importance of stage nine finish

Two of the Vuelta a España’s two big pre-race favourites, Chris Froome and Alberto Contador, have both suggested that today’s big summit finish of Aramón Valdelinares may have a limited effect in determining the final overall winner of the race. While the final climb is a first category ascent and is 1445 metres above sea […]

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BMC Racing Team specifies targets for Evans, Sanchez, Gilbert in Vuelta a España

As the days tick down until Saturday’s start of the Vuelta a España in Jerez de la Frontera, the BMC Racing Team has confirmed that three of its strongest riders will take the start, each holding different ambitions for the event. Former Olympic champion Samuel Sanchez is thought likely to lead the team, with general […]

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Rocacorba Daily

In this morning’s edition of the Rocacorba Daily news digest: Tom Danielson wins the Tour of Utah, Cadel Evans wins the last two stages; Adam Blythe wins men’s Prudential RideLondon-Surrey Classic; Giorgia Bronzini wins Prudential RideLondon Grand Prix; Claudia Lichtenberg wins stage 1 at the Route de France; Rafal Majka wins the Tour of Poland; […]

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Evans clocks up important victory prior to Vuelta a España

As he continues to build towards the upcoming Vuelta a España, Cadel Evans received an important psychological boost when he picked up his first victory since April on stage six of the Tour of Utah. The BMC Racing Team rider went clear inside the first hour of racing, bridging across to a breakaway group and […]

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Cadel Evans Great Ocean Road Race to be held the weekend after the Tour Down Under

The busy start to the Australian cycling summer is set to get even busier with the announcement this morning of the inaugural Cadel Evans Great Ocean Road Race, a one-day event that will be held on Sunday February 1 , the weekend after the Santos Tour Down Under.

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