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  • 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…

  • Track cyclist Kluge takes Giro stage; Kruijswijk keeps lead

    CASSANO D'ADDA, Italy (AP) -- German rider Roger Kluge used his track cycling experience to take the biggest victory of his road career, winning the 17th stage of the Giro d'Italia on Wednesday with a well-timed counterattack. Steven Kruijswijk of the Netherlands had little trouble protecting his…

    The Associated Press
  • Kluge steals in for surprise Giro d'Italia stage win

    Cassano d'Adda (Italy) (AFP) - German IAM rider Roger Kluge got ahead of the pack in the final kilometre to bamboozle the sprint teams and steal a stage win on a flat run in the 17th stage of the Giro d'Italia on Wednesday. There was no change in the overall standings with Dutchman Steven…