Simon Gerrans

Orica-GreenEdge wins Giro stage 1 TTT, Gerrans takes maglia rosa

Orica-GreenEdge has won the stage 1 team time trial at the 2015 Giro d’Italia, successfully defending its victory in the corresponding stage of last year’s race. The Australian-registered team covered the 17.6km course in 19 minutes and 26 seconds (54.3km/h average), seven seconds ahead of Tinkoff-Saxo and another six seconds faster than Astana. Simon Gerrans […]

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Daily News Digest

In this morning’s edition of the CyclingTips Daily News Digest: Alejandro Valverde wins Liege-Bastogne-Liege; Mark Cavendish wins Tour of Turkey opener; Richie Porte takes overall title at Giro del Trentino; Kirsten Wild claims fifth Omloop van Borsele victory; Elise Delzenne takes solo win at Dwars door de Westhoek; Steele von Hoff wins Rutland-Melton International CiCLE […]

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Daily News Digest

In this morning’s edition of the CyclingTips Daily News Digest: Cookson – Verbruggen and McQuaid misled the media, the UCI and the sport; Van Avermaet to race on pending Belgian Cycling Federation anti-doping hearing; Astana coach reveals training methods for Nibali and Aru ahead of Classics and Giro d’Italia; Simon Gerrans to race the Giro […]

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Daily News Digest

In this morning’s edition of the CyclingTips Daily News Digest: Giacomo Nizzolo wins the GP Nobili; Milan-San Remo this Sunday; Gerrans delays return, will miss Volta a Catalunya but should be back for Pais Vasco; Earle – Down the track I’d really like to specialise in the one day races; A new brain injury test […]

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Gerrans delays return, will miss Volta a Catalunya but should be back for Pais Vasco

Still recovering from a fracture sustained in the Strade Bianche, Orica-GreenEdge rider Simon Gerrans has been forced to delay his return to competition. The Australian had a consulation on Thursday and as a result of that meeting, has decided that he isn’t ready to line out in next week’s Volta Ciclista a Catalunya, as had […]

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Daily News Digest

In this morning’s edition of the CyclingTips Daily News Digest: Michael Matthews wins stage 3 of Paris-Nice, takes overall lead; Adriano Malori wins Tirreno-Adriatico prologue; Andrea Guardini takes a third stage win at the Tour de Langkawi, Ewan maintains overall lead; CIRC report – Kimmage ‘would be astonished’ if Verbruggen lawsuit continues; Gerrans’ Spring Classics […]

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Daily News Digest

In this morning’s edition of the CyclingTips Daily News Digest: History to be made at Tirreno-Adriatico as four key Grand Tour riders line out together for the first time; Disruption to Van Avermaet’s schedule likely due to anti-doping hearing; Gerrans set to return to racing at Strade Bianche; My Story – Omloop Het Nieuwsblad was […]

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Rocacorba Daily

In this morning’s edition of the Rocacorba Daily news digest: Simon Gerrans out of Australian Nationals, Tour Down Under after training crash; Michael Rogers to lead Tinkoff-Saxo into the Santos Tour Down Under; New Abu Dhabi Tour confirmed, first edition to be held in October 2015; Tour de Yorkshire confirmed for 2015; Stage 6 of […]

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Simon Gerrans out of Nationals, Tour Down Under after training crash

Liege-Bastogne-Liege winner Simon Gerrans (Orica-GreenEdge) will miss the chance to defend his Australian National Road Race and Santos Tour Down Under titles in January after crashing in training yesterday. Gerrans broke his left collarbone while mountain biking, having finished a training ride on the road earlier in the day. “About half way through my mountain […]

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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, […]

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