Posts in category: Richie Porte
Porte out of road world championships

Australian pulls out of worlds due to lack of preparation after Vuelta illness

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BMC Racing leaving peloton with head held high

The squad will fold at the end of the season, which has given its riders at the Vuelta a Espana more motivation to ride hard.

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Trek-Segafredo promises strong support for Porte

Months before he joins Trek-Segafredo, Richie Porte’s new team is already pledging to back him in the season’s top races.

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Porte plummets as Vuelta trims a few big names

A Vuelta a España that began with a long list of favorites saw a few marquee names melt out of contention in Sunday’s opening road stage.

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Porte relieved to get Vuelta started

BMC’s Richie Porte was ready to put his summer of back luck behind him as the Vuelta got underway in Malaga.

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Porte signs with Trek, will lead 2019 Tour team

The team confirmed Thursday that the Australian has signed a two-year contract.

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Porte, Dennis confirmed for BMC at Vuelta; van Garderen left off roster

Richie Porte set to lead BMC at the upcoming Vuelta a España as expected; Tejay van Garderen not selected

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Porte: Teams need more sponsors to compete with Sky

Richie Porte said more sponsors, not a salary cap, are what cycling needs to bring more parity to the peloton.

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Impatient Porte already eyeing 2019 Tour; confirms Vuelta start

After crashing out of the Tour de France for the second straight year, Richie Porte is anxious to get back to the race in 2019.

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Richie Porte crashes and abandons Tour de France

Australian cyclist Richie Porte pulled out of the Tour de France on Sunday after falling heavily on a shoulder early in stage nine.

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BMC’s keys to TTT victory: Sky’s early pace, 58-tooth chainrings, course recon

BMC left the starting line 15 minutes behind Team Sky, and the position allowed the American squad to use Sky as a reference point.
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Van Garderen shelves personal ambitions at Tour to help Porte

The American’s role has shifted from targeting the yellow jersey to helping his teammate try to win it.
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Porte: ‘I hope Froome is buggered’

Richie Porte spoke Thursday about Chris Froome’s chances of successfully completing the Giro-Tour double.
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BMC throws weight behind Porte in race for yellow

The 33-year-old will have the support of seven teammates as he attempts to finish on the Tour de France podium.
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VN Show: TDF contenders Porte and Urán, plus Rivera’s words of wisdom

This week’s VeloNews show talks Tour chances for Richie Porte and Rigoberto Urán, and discusses Coryn Rivera’s approach to racing
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Porte on track for Tour de France after Suisse win

Richie Porte and BMC show Tour de France form with strong showing at Tour de Suisse
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Suisse Roundtable: Did Porte prove himself as Tour favorite?

Richie Porte won yellow at Tour de Suisse, one of the toughest pre-Tour stage races. What does that mean for his chances in July?
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