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  • Hang up: Dutch look at banning use of cellphones on bikes

    THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — The Dutch government is considering banning the country's millions of cyclists from using their cellphones while riding, saying pedaling and phones are a dangerous mix.

    Associated Press
  • Cycling-Nibali wins Giro stage 19; Chaves takes pink after Kruijswijk's crash

    Italy's Vincenzo Nibali won stage 19 of the Giro d'Italia on Friday, but Esteban Chaves's third-place finish saw him take the pink jersey from Steven Kruijswijk, who crashed on the treacherous Colle dell'Agnello. Kruijswijk started the 162km stage with a three-minute lead over Chaves but ploughed…

    Reuters
  • UCI president expresses concern over Rio venue preparations

    The president of cycling's world governing body remains "very, very concerned" that the velodrome under construction for the Rio Olympics will not be completed in time for a proper test event.

    Associated Press
  • Crafty teamwork helps Trentin win longest Giro stage

    Matteo Trentin used a late counterattack and some crafty teamwork to win the longest stage of the Giro d'Italia on Thursday, while Steven Kruijswijk held on to a comfortable overall lead with only two challenging legs to go. Cannondale's Moreno Moser and Trentin's Etixx Quick-Step teammate Gianluca…

    The Associated Press
  • Cycling-Road-Giro d'Italia team classification after stage 18

    May 26 (Infostrada Sports) - Team Classification Giro d'Italia after Stage 18 on Thursday 1. Astana (Kazakhstan) 221:53:12" 2. Cannondale (United States) +12:42" 3. Movistar (Spain) +16:59" 4. AG2R (France) +20:19" 5. Team Sky (Britain) +38:59" 6. Etixx - Quick-Step (Belgium) +48:15" 7. Tinkoff…

    Reuters