Posts in category: Simon Yates
Yates flies flag for Britain at road world championships

Yates backed as favorite on challenging road race course that could also benefit the French

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VN podcast, ep. 107: The importance of Yates’s Vuelta victory

Was it a good edition of the Vuelta? What does it mean for Yates? How do we rank this year’s grand tours? We unpack the action from Spain.

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Wiggins: Yates wouldn’t have won Vuelta with Sky

The British cycling legend admitted that Simon Yates is thriving better at Mitchelton-Scott than he would have on Sky.

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Vuelta champ Yates still thinking about Giro

Simon Yates won the Vuelta a Espana, his first grand tour victory, but he’s still bitter about losing the Giro d’Italia.

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Yates steps out of Sky shadows to reign in Spain

After many years of promise, Yates secures first grand tour victory having taken a different path from Team Sky’s big-budget approach

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Triumphant Yates won’t turn back on his aggressive style

Yates balances aggression and moderation to banish Giro demons and become the first Brit to win a grand tour outside of Team Sky’s structure

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Yates defends Vuelta lead with ride worthy of win

Yates played it perfectly in both dangerous penultimate stage and throughout the Vuelta, proving lessons have been learned from Giro sting

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Vuelta podium turns upside down as Yates holds steady

Yates’ Vuelta victory marks a generational shift, with youthful pair Lopez and Mas completing the Vuelta podium.

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Yates twins to spearhead British road worlds team

Simon and Adam Yates will lead the squad at the upcoming UCI world championships in Innsbruck, Austria, later this month.

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Yates faces critical TT test in bid to win Vuelta

The Mitchelton-Scott rider leads the race by 26 seconds heading into Tuesday’s time trial.

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A wiser Simon Yates going for first grand tour win

Yates is racing with a more calm approach than in May’s Giro d’Italia thanks to less pressure on stage 16’s time trial

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GC stalemate testing favorites’ nerves

With 43 seconds between top four riders, the Vuelta has hit a stalemate, and the red jersey fight could go to the wire.

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Simon Yates blasts back into Vuelta lead

Yates in the lead ahead of crucial stage 15 to Lagos de Covadonga. He is carefully pacing himself to avoid late-race meltdown.

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Movistar and Mitchelton squabble over who controls Vuelta

GC leader Yates won’t sacrifice his team on Vuelta’s longest stage, and that doesn’t sit well with Valverde and Quintana.

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TT rivals make big difference in Yates’s approach to Vuelta

Simon Yates takes a different approach to Vuelta tactics, knowing he won’t bleed as much time in time trial as he did at Giro d’Italia.

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Yates a surprise Vuelta leader after stage 9

Simon Yates is in red after the Vuelta’s summit finish at La Covatilla

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Yates, LottoNL show their cards as Kwiatkowski hangs on

Simon Yates insists his stage 4 attack was accidental, but it shows the Brit is on fine form in the Vuelta.

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Simon Yates to lead Mitchelton-Scott at Vuelta

Simon and Adam Yates will both make the Vuelta a España start for lead Mitchelton-Scott

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Adam and Simon Yates to stay with Mitchelton through 2020

Mitchelton-Scott locks up their talents through 2020, despite “significant interest from other outfits.”

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