Cycling!! Tour of Valencia 2021: No rush! Why? Start the Tour of Valencia 2021 Live stream Watch for free A solo long-distance attack earned Australia’s Miles Scotson victory in the first stage of the Tour of Valencia on Wednesday.
The FDJ man dug deep as the pack approached him, only making the line for his second major road victory.
He will start the flat 179-kilometer run around Alicante on Thursday in the yellow leader’s jersey.
Another AustralianCaleb Ewan, however, will hit the road as a podium favorite than with the ‘Pocket Rocket’ the man to beat in every flat stage he enters.
Tour of Valencia 2021 TÊTE DE LA COURSE
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- The big news is that the next big race in the early stages (after the earlier cancellations) of 2021, the Tour of Valencia, will be a toast. Primož Roglič gives his thoughts on the bitterly disappointing end of his Tour in 2020, and much more.
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Tour of Valencia 2021 GRUPPO compatto
The Tour of Valencia does not make it either: it remains to wait for the race – Sporza – A new day, a new downer for the peloton. The Tour of Valencia (February 3-7) cannot be organized either. The organization has informed the teams about this. Among other things, Egan Bernal was announced.
- Lotto-Soudal: “Best news: Malecki can leave the hospital after 60 days” – Sporza – The unfortunate Pole Kamil Malecki can finally look forward to his adventure at Lotto-Soudal. The 25-year-old rider was finally allowed to leave the hospital yesterday after 60 days. He broke his pelvis and collarbone during a bad fall during training.
- Cycling association in the breach for endangered Groenewegen – Telegraaf.nl – Chairman Gianni Bugno of the CPA, the international trade union for cyclists, stands up for Dylan Groenewegen.
- Bugno: ‘The threats to Groenewegen are unworthy’ – La Gazzetta Dello Sport – The chairman of the World Runner’s Union returns to what was stated by the Dutchman who caused the accident at the Tour of Poland 2020 involving Fabio Jakobsen: ” The problem was in the barriers “
- The Tour of Valencia has been postponed due to the coronavirus – AS.com – What would be the first stage event on the European calendar has been postponed due to the serious health situation in the Community.
- “We have a very strong team, but we will not race like Ineos or Jumbo-Visma” – AS.com – Allan Peiper, one of the UAE Emirates directors analyzed the team’s potential for the 2021 season with Pogacar and the arrival from Rafal Majka and Marc Hirschi.
- Peter Sagan falls training in the Canary Islands – AS – The Slovakian cyclist crashed during practice and suffered several injuries and scrapes to his arms and legs, although they are not serious.
The pandemic also leaves women’s cycling without races – AS.com – The Setmana Ciclista Valenciana and the Vuelta al País Vasco Femenina have canceled their 2021 editions due to the current situation of the pandemic in Spain.
Tour of Valencia postponed until further notice – WielerFlits – The Tour of Valencia is canceled in February. The organization is forced to postpone the match (originally February 3-7), given the current corona situation in Spain and the Valencia region. The women’s competition has also been canceled.
Covid, skip the Valenciana: where will Nibali, Ganna and Bernal race? – The Gazzetta Dello Sport – After Mallorca, Ruta del Sol and Murcia, the other Spanish race is missing at the start of the season: it was scheduled from 3 to 7 February with a high level participation
The Vuelta 2021 will be presented on February 11 in Burgos – AS.com – The Burgos Evolution Forum will host the event. The start of the race will take place from the cathedral and the other stages will be revealed.
Primoz Roglic opens up about defeat in Tour de France – Cyclingnews – ‘I’d rather remember fighting for every meter of the race’
- Trek-Segafredo increases women’s base salary to equal male teammates for 2021 – Cyclingnews – ‘We didn’t want to wait for a mandate,’ US team says
- Volta a la Comunitat Valenciana postponed due to increased COVID-19 risk – Cyclingnews – Bernal, Nibali, Matthews and Ewan must postpone season debut
Peter Sagan suffers training crash on 31st birthday – Cyclingnews – ‘I have some new scratches and scars, but I’m still alive,’ says three-time world champion Comment: Primož Roglič finally opens – VeloNews Known for his sphinx-like public personality, Primož Roglič finally sheds light on his feelings of the Tour de France 2020.