Michal Kwiatkowski

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Marcel Kittel sprints to victory in the Tour Down Under People’s Choice Classic; Melissa Hoskins makes it two-from-two for Orica-AIS at Santos Women’s Tour; Jamildes Fernandes wraps up Tour Femenino de San Luis; Tour Down Under preview and favourites; Haussler confident heading into Santos Tour Down Under: “I’m happy with my form”; Robert Power signs […]


World champion Kwiatkowski to begin his season in the Tour de San Luis

A piece of history will be made in January when, for the first time ever, the world road race champion will line out in the Tour de San Luis. Michal Kwiatkowski has confirmed that he will take part, with the Polish rider getting his season underway in the south American event. Kwiatkowski has previous knowledge […]


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In today’s edition of the Rocacorba news digest: Quintana to defend title by beginning his season in Tour de San Luis; Book extract: ‘Pantani: Debunking the Murder Myth’; Storey confirmed as first rider to take on long-standing women’s hour record; Dowsett next to mount challenge on men’s record?; Torku-Sekerspor team becomes probationary member of MPCC; […]


How The Season Was Won 2014

There’s more to cycling than crossing the line first—yes, winning is important, but providing critical team support, functioning well under a variety of racing conditions, and keeping the sport exciting and enjoyable to watch throughout the year are all important, too. After all, cycling’s business structure is built on the idea that people are watching. With that in mind, […]


World champion Kwiatkowski to debut rainbow jersey in Il Lombardia

The new world road race champion Michal Kwiatkowski will make his competitive debut in the hallowed rainbow jersey at next Sunday’s Il Lombardia, with the Omega Pharma Quick Step rider heading a strong eight-man team. The Polish rider has been coming to terms with the biggest victory of his career, letting Sunday’s win in Ponferrada […]


Kwiatkowski’s initiative pays off with solo world championship victory

Taking a brilliant solo win, Polish rider Michal Kwiatkowski rescued the world road race championships for his Omega Pharma QuickStep team, ensuring that the squad would take a gold medal out of the Ponferrada races. Although Kwiatkowski was racing for his national team, Omega Pharma-QuickStep manager Patrick Lefevere had said beforehand that he saw the […]


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In this morning’s edition of the Rocacorba Daily news digest: John Degenkolb takes his fourth sprint victory on stage 17 of the Vuelta; Michal Kwiatkowski wins Tour of Britain’s fourth stage, moves into overall lead; Rigoberto Uran out of Vuelta and will undergo specialist medical treatment to try to recover for worlds; Robert Gesink leaves […]


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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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Good morning and welcome to a jam packed edition of this Wednesday’s Rocacorba Daily. In todays headlines: Hepburn wins Qatar time trial, Terpstra tightens grip; Kwiatkowski wins on third day in Mallorca; A chat with Chris Horner ahead of his debut with Lampre-Merida; Inquiry offers reduced sanctions for doping confessions; Olivier Kaisen quits cycling due […]