Fabio Aru

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In this morning’s edition of the CyclingTips Daily News Digest: Landa triumphs on stage 11 of Vuelta a España, Aru takes race lead; Jolien d’Hoore takes back-to-back stage wins at the Boels Rental Ladies Tour; Fournier beats Kimberley Wells on stage 1 of the Tour de l’Ardeche; Chris Froome taken to hospital for X-Rays after […]


Landa triumphs on stage 11 of Vuelta a España, Aru takes race lead as Froome loses out

After finishing second overall in the Giro d’Italia, Fabio Aru made clear that he is one of the top favourites for victory in the Vuelta a España when he took over the race lead on stage 11 in Andorra. Stage honours went to his Astana team-mate Mikel Landa, who was part of the day’s break […]


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In this morning’s edition of the CyclingTips Daily News Digest: Nacer Bouhanni takes a second stage win at the Dauphine, Dennis retains overall lead; Paddy Bevin wins stage 4 of the Tour de Korea, Ewan still in yellow; Annamiek van Vleuten wins Euskal Emakumeen Bira prologue; LottoNL-Jumbo becomes third team to quit MPCC over disagreement […]


Contador gapped on final mountain stage but holds Giro d’Italia lead; Aru rallies to win once again

Weakening unexpectedly on the Colle delle Finestre and being distanced by his main general classification riders, Alberto Contador put in a brave fight to limit his losses and to hold the Maglia Rosa on the penultimate stage of the Giro d’Italia on Saturday. Contador lost time from there until the finish at the top of […]


Aru fights back to nab stage 19 of Giro d’Italia, Contador keeps powder dry for final mountain stage

Fabio Aru made up for the frustrations of recent days when he raced to victory on the penultimate mountain stage of this year’s Giro d’Italia on Friday. The Astana rider attacked the lead group 7.7 kilometres from the end of the stage to Cervinia, caught the earlier attacker Ryder Hesjedal, and then jumped him with […]


Landa soloes to second mountain stage win on Giro d’Italia’s 16th stage as Aru fades

Profiting on a controversial day which saw the Astana team work to distance Alberto Contador after the race leader had a rear wheel puncture, Mikel Landa soloed to victory on stage sixth of the Giro d’Italia and took over second place in the general classification. The Basque rider hit the line in Aprica 38 seconds […]


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In this morning’s edition of the CyclingTips Daily News Digest: Landa climbs to stage 15 Giro win, Contador gains more time on Aru; Jesper Hansen wins the Tour of Norway; Mirsamad Poorseyedigolakhour wins the Tour of Japan; Kris Boeckmans wins the World Ports Classic; Michael Schweizer wins the Tour of Toowoomba; König takes over Sky’s […]


Giro d’Italia: Landa wins at Madonna di Campiglio, Contador gains seconds on Aru

Further padding his lead over his main rival Fabio Aru (Astana), Alberto Contador finished third on the stage to the Madonna di Campiglio on Sunday, tightening his grip on the Giro d’Italia’s pink jersey. Contador finished five seconds behind Aru’s team-mate Mikel Landa at the top of the famous climb, with the Katusha rider Yury […]


Modolo wins Giro d’Italia stage 13, Aru takes over from Contador after crash delay

Italian rider Sacha Modolo (Lampre-Merida) beat Giacomo Nizzolo (Trek Factory Racing), Elia Viviani (Team Sky) and a number of other sprinters to win stage 13 of the Giro d’Italia but the biggest news of the race to Jesolo was a large crash which brought down race leader Alberto Contador (Tinkoff-Saxo), Sky leader Richie Porte and […]


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In today’s edition of the Daily News Digest: Porte loses time on stage 10 of the Giro as Boem takes an unlikely win; Porte reeling after two minute time penalty drops him down to twelfth overall; Contador: I’ve had my bad moment and now Richie has had his; Henderson: Nothing I can do about Fabio […]