News, chatter and interaction from The Inner Ring cycling blog.
The Lynx is on the loose: Maté's nickname is "The Lynx of the Andalus", even has his own logo...& rat-tail haircut
"My coach has assured me that the time trial course isn't too unsuitable for me" says Joaquim Rodriguez. Hmm...
The new top-10 overall. Scarponi climbs into third place. Tomorrow is going to be BIG
Is Hesjedal grimacing in pain... or smiling because he's dropped everyone?
New Top-10 overall. As things stand Rodriguez must drop Hesjedal ahead of the time trial or he'll be overhauled
Brave tactics by Euskaltel in the Giro today. They missed the break and they've been chasing for some time.
The finish should be exciting but with a breakaway well away only a minor moto crash awakes people from siesta
Gianni "dapper" Savio
@JamesEmmett yes, here's a screengrab of race "roadbook", see the maglia rosso. That's why jersey is now red too.
The official photo finish is as close as the TV picture on the finish line:
Renshaw wins ahead of Goss in Turkey, fitting Australian 1-2 on Anzac Day, the Australian memorial day
André Greipel (Lotto-Belisol) wins Stage 2 of the Tour of Turkey
The Punta Veleno is too steep for team cars. Sylwester Szmyd is followed by a mechanic on a motorbike.
@millarmind do either of you remember this from 1997?
Voeckler interviewed with his son... who is also sticking his tongue out the side of his mouth
He wins solo, he washes solo. No soigneur. Oddly Belgian TV always films the post race wash and change scenes.
The unmistakable Thomas Voeckler leads the Brabantse Pijl #bpijl
Australia beat France by 0.001s to win the team sprint #trackworlds
Mens' 4000m team pursuit podium ceremony. Britain wins. Do they all sing "God Save The Queen" together?
Today's top-10 #rvv
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