Frenchman Lafay, 25, was among a group of nine in the breakaway on the final climb of the 170km stage and held off a late surge from Eolo-Kometa's Francesco Gavazzi who finished second with Team DSM's Nikias Arndt third. "I spent a lot of energy already in the first part of the stage to get into the breakaway," Lafay said. Groupama-FDJ's Attila Valter retained the leader's pink jersey with none of the general classification contenders losing time as they crossed the line in the same group.
The Nets opened the year at +900 to win it all, but are currently the betting favorite at +230.
Gragson was disqualified from Saturday's race after his car failed post-race inspection. On Wednesday, he was able to keep his fourth-place finish.
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Kyrie Irving (Brooklyn Nets) with a deep 3 vs the Chicago Bulls, 05/15/2021
Russell Westbrook (Washington Wizards) with a deep 3 vs the Cleveland Cavaliers, 05/14/2021
Did Tony Ferguson have a point when he used the one-liner against Michael Chandler at the UFC 262 pre-fight press conference?
The 146th running of the Preakness Stakes will take place Saturday from Pimlico Race Course and will be televised by NBC. Post time is 6:50 p.m. ET.
Just four years ago, former Wisconsin running back Corey Clement was playing on the world's biggest stage and helping the Philadelphia
Ja'Marr Chase commanded all the attention at Cincinnati Bengals rookie minicamp.
Amid controversy from a failed drug test, Derby champ Medina Spirit opens as the favorite for the 146th Preakness Stakes (May 15, 5 p.m. ET, NBC).
Former Ohio State QB Justin Fields worked out for the first time at Bears' rookie minicamp. Get a look at what Twitter said from the media.
The second leg of the 2021 Triple Crown sets off from Pimlico on Saturday, May 15, only on NBC.
For the second time this week, the Packers have signed a quarterback. Kurt Benkert, who was brought in for a tryout during this weekend’s rookie minicamp, has signed with the team, he announced on Twitter. Benkert spent the last three years in Atlanta, mostly on the practice squad, and has never played in a regular-season [more]
Despite the absence of Steph Curry, Andrew Wiggins and Draymond Green, the Warriors secured a victory over the Pelicans, 125-122.
Dolphins welcome former Miami Hurricane to rookie minicamp for tryout
Love, 57, has now withdrawn from next week's PGA Championship at Kiawah Island, where he has a past champion's exemption.
The 49ers' rookie minicamp began and rookie QB Trey Lance looked good in the limited practice.
The UFC heavyweight division will move on with or without Jon Jones, according to promotion president Dana White.
With so much uncertainty surrounding Aaron Rodgers' future, Packers coach Matt LaFleur should consider readying another QB to start.