‘Retiring wasn’t an option’: what the move to MTN-Qhubeka means to Matt Goss
Late last week South African-based Professional Continental team MTN-Qhubeka announced the latest in a series of high-profile signings: Tasmanian Matt Goss. Jane Aubrey caught up with Goss after the announcement was made, to find out how the 27-year-old has seen his past three years at Orica-GreenEdge and what he’s expecting of his move to MTN-Qhubeka.
Make or break: Contract year for Matt Goss
Matt Goss has become an easy target for derision. As head sprinter for Orica-GreenEDGE he is there to win sprint stages at the Tour de France, but his tally stands at zero. He took a stage at the Giro d’Italia in 2012, a stage at Tirreno-Adriatico in 2013, but on the whole, his first two […]
News Shorts – Mar 21, 2012
Last week’s headlines in Pro Cycling news and what’s coming up… Gerro gives Australia back-to-back Sanremo wins; Goss proud of GreenEDGE’s progress; Cancellara all power, but no brains; Cavendish – momento di crisi; Other Sanremo numbers; Gerrans back on top; A change in ways for Milano-Sanremo?; Catalunya; GP Harelbeke and Gent-Wevelgem; Giorgia Wurth takes stage; […]
News Shorts, March 14, 2012
Cycling officially kicked into high gear this last week with the Paris-Nice and the Tirreno-Adriatico stage races, both providing a thrilling final act. Bradley Wiggins became the first Brit to win the French stage race since Tom Simpson in 1967 and in central Italy yesterday, Vincenzo Nibali won the overall. Both clinched the overall in […]