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La Vuelta a Espana #21: Louis Meintjes ends 10th overall

The final stage of the Vuelta a Espana ran its course yesterday evening with John Degenkolb (Team-Alpecin) winning the final sprint in Madrid. Kristian Sbaragli, our stage 10 winner was again in the fold and took 8th position on the line. As expected the local circuit in Madrid was a true spectacle as spectators got to see the riders who ...

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Ride 2 Nowhere 2015 – Day 2

Highlights from day 2 of the 2015 Ride 2 Nowhere MTB race in McGregor, Western Cape, South Africa. The perfect race where racing snakes and weekend warriors meet to compete for fun! 3 day MTB stage race based in the beautiful town of McGregor #notjustanotherstagerace ride2nowhere.co.za Film by: advlog.co.za

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Edvald Boasson Hagen takes Tour of Britain overall

Edvald Boasson Hagen secured the overall at the Tour of Britain esrlier today when he crossed the line of the final stage in London in 4th place. The stage win was awarded to Elia Viviani (Sky). The Italian crossed the line in second place behind André Greipel. Yet the German had crossed Viviani’s line, pushing him towards the barriers. The ...

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La Vuelta a Espana #18: Songezo Jim in the break once again

Nicolas Roche (Team Sky) won the 18th stage of the Vuelta a Espana after out-sprinting fellow breakaway partner Haimer Zubeldia (Trek Factory Racing). Louis Meintjes was our top finisher in 17th place. Roche and Zubeldia were initially part of a 25 rider breakaway that also included our Songezo Jim. One of the riders also in the move was Bart de Clercq (Lotto-Soudal) who sat in ...

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Norwegian moves closer to race lead

Edvald Boasson Hagen secured MTN-Qhubeka p/b Samsung another podium finish. After 217 kilometers from Edinburgh to Blythe the Norwegian national road race champion crossed the line in 3rd behind stage winner Fernando Gaviria (Etixx-QuickStep) and André Greipel (Lotto-Soudal). The race got off to a fast start with several teams trying to get into the break of the day. 6 riders ...

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Louis Meintjes holds on to top 10 GC position

  Tom Dumoulin (Giant-Alpecin) would put in a blistering ride at the Vuelta a Espana stage 17 individual time trial to not only win the stage, but to also move into the overall race lead. Steve Cummings was our top placed rider in 9th. For MTN-Qhubeka p/b Samsung the plan today was to have a good go at the stage ...

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Fury over sjambok attack on cyclists

Cape Town – Cape Town’s cycling community is furious after two Navy employees allegedly attacked riders with a sjambok at the weekend on a popular cycling route near Fish Hoek. At least two of the cyclists riding in a group of four suffered wounds – one with a cut to the face and a second with deep cut on his ...

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