Marcel Kittel

Daily News Digest

In today’s edition of the Daily News Digest: Valverde outpaces Sagan to take stage four of Vuelta a España; Gerard takes stage one of Tour du Poitou-Charentes; Vekemans triumphs on stage three of Trophée d’Or Féminin; Kragh Andersen takes his second stage win in the Tour de l’Avenir; Chaves holds red jersey on tricky day; […]

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Daily News Digest

In this morning’s edition of the CyclingTips Daily News Digest: Tom Boonen sprints to stage 3 Eneco Tour victory; Nacer Bouhanni wins stage 1 of the Tour de l’Ain; Elisa Longo Borghini solos to stage 3 win at La Route de France; Schweizer leads Tour of the Great South Coast after two stages; FDJ sends […]

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Degenkolb leads Giant-Alpecin for Vuelta a España, alternative programme for Kittel

Although he missed the Tour de France and didn’t ride the Giro d’Italia, Marcel Kittel will not be part of the Giant-Alpecin team for the Vuelta a España. The lineup of the squad was announced today and John Degenkolb, who was the team’s designated sprinter in the Tour, will once ahead head the team in […]

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Daily News Digest

In this morning’s edition of the CyclingTips Daily News Digest: Matteo Pelucchi claims stage 2 of the Tour of Poland, Kittel retains overall lead; Kiel Reijnen wins stage 1 of the Tour of Utah, Phinney third in his comeback race; Tom Danielson reveals positive test for synthetic testosterone; Vaughters, USADA comment on Danielson’s positive test; […]

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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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Daily News Digest

In this morning’s edition of the CyclingTips Daily News Digest: Marcel Kittel out of Tour de France as Giant-Alpecin confirms lineup; Vaughters on Cannondale-Garmin’s Tour approach: “Mix it up a bit, throw in some crazy tactics”; Chris Froome admits missed drug test and blames zealous hotel staff; Matthews’ 2015 Tour de France path avoids risky […]

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Kittel on Tour non-selection: Not being nominated is without doubt the most difficult time of my career

Giving his thoughts in detail after his Giant-Alpecin team stated earlier on Thursday that he would not be part of the lineup for the Tour de France, Marcel Kittel has offered a strong indication that the decision was not his own and that he believes that he should have been given a berth in the […]

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Kittel out of Tour de France as Giant-Alpecin confirms lineup for race; Degenkolb and Barguil to chase stages

The will-he, won’t-he about Marcel Kittel’s Tour de France particatipation has finally been settled by his Giant Alpecin team, with the German squad confirming that the eight time stage winner will miss the race this year. Kittel has struggled with the effects of a virus for much of the season and while he returned to […]

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Daily News Digest

In today’s edition of the Daily News Digest: Anti-Doping Denmark report finds Riis encouraged or tolerated doping, but Dane escapes punishment; Kittel inching back into form prior to Giant-Alpecin’s Tour roster announcement; Injury woes rule Schleck out of Tour de France, Trek Factory Racing announces squad; Van Garderen’s backup named for Tour de France, Dennis […]

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Greg Henderson: “We will go in 100 per cent fit, there are no excuses in the Tour”

If there is a moment that highlights Greg Henderson’s ability as a rider, it is his showing inside the final kilometre of stage six of this year’s Giro d’Italia. Hurtling towards the line, the Lotto Soudal team was intent on putting Andre Greipel in a position to take the stage, the 13th Grand Tour win […]

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