Stephen Roche

Rocacorba Daily

In this morning’s edition of the Rocacorba Daily news digest: Overall victory for Tim Wellens at the Eneco Tour; Nairo Quintana wins Vuelta a Burgos after queen stage victory; Anna van der Breggen leads Rabo-Liv podium clean-sweep at Ladies Tour of Norway; Steven Kruijswijk wins Arctic Race of Norway; Start-to-finish victory for Claudia Lichtenberg at […]


Roche believes Sky is justified in leaving Wiggins off Tour squad

Former Tour de France winner Stephen Roche has said that he believes Team Sky is justified in leaving Bradley Wiggins off its Tour team, saying that team harmony and the synergistic effect of a well-chosen line-up are more important than the physical attributes of any one rider. Roche famously battled his co-leader Robert Visentini for […]


Stephen Roche blasts media reports of a family feud

The 1987 Giro d’Italia winner Stephen Roche has reacted strongly to a recent story which made headlines in the Irish Independent. The 54 year old has described a piece based on quotes attributed to him as scandalous and tabloid journalism, claiming that the sentiment of what he said was twisted in order to make a […]