Cecilie Uttrup Ludwig wins in Epernay during the 3rd stage, Marianne Vos stays in yellow

In tears on arrival, Cecilie Ludwig could not believe it. However, it was she who won the 3rd stage in Épernay on Tuesday in a strong sprint ahead of Marianne Vos (Jumbo-Visma) and Ashleigh Moolman (SD Work). The Dane managed her effort perfectly well, letting the two riders launch the final sprint from afar, to … Read more

Tour de France: Jonas Vingegaard wins solo at Hautacam and takes a big step towards final victory

Jonas Vingegaard was the strongest. The Yellow Jersey won Thursday at the top of Hautacam, during the 18th stage of the Tour de France, ahead of Tadej Pogacar who crossed the line 1’04 behind. While he will still have to manage the Rocamadour time trial on Saturday, the Dane is almost certain to win the … Read more

Romain Bardet after the 16th stage of the Tour de France: “One of the worst days I’ve known”

Romain Bardet (Team DSM), 36th in the 16th stage won by Hugo Houle: “I was super feverish, I had trouble accelerating, I had headaches… Really one of the worst days I’ve had in a while. It was a nightmare. I take my hat off to my teammates who were there from start to finish because … Read more

Positive for Covid, Geoffrey Bouchard (AG2R-Citroën) leaves the Tour de France

The formation of Julien Jurdie and Vincent Lavenu takes a new blow behind the head. After the abandonment of all ambition in the general classification with the failure of Ben O’Connor on Friday on La Super Planche des Belles Filles, AG2R-Citröen announced in a press release this Saturday morning the withdrawal of Geoffrey Bouchard from … Read more

David Gaudu, third in the 6th stage of the Tour: “It’s just a punchy stage…”

David Gaudu (Groupama-FDJ), third in the 6th stage of the Tour de France on Thursday won by Tadej Pogacar on Thursday: “It drove a lot all day. I managed the last climb. I took Roglic’s wheel when he started. There was a strong headwind so the effort that Pogacar made… After that it’s only a … Read more

Omar Daf appointed new coach of Dijon

It’s the end of a soap opera. Left to arm wrestle with the management of his former club, FC Sochaux, who refused to see him leave, Omar Daf will be the new coach of Dijon next season, the Burgundy club announced on Friday in a press release. The 45-year-old Senegalese succeeds Patrice Garande, who left … Read more

Spain easily beat the Czech Republic in the Nations League

Spain confirms its good form in the League of Nations. After their victory against Switzerland on Thursday (1-0), they easily beat the Czech Republic on Sunday (2-0) at La Rosaleda in Malaga as part of the 4th day of the League of Nations. This success allows La Roja to take the lead in group 2 … Read more