Posts in category: UCI road world championships
Australia to host 2022 road worlds

Host city Wollongong will end the run of five consecutive European events

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Valverde’s long and bumpy road to worlds

Spaniard’s 15-year chase for the rainbow jersey comes to an end in confident victory, however, many will question if it is deserved

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Van Vleuten rode to seventh with a broken knee

World time trial champ Van Vleuten broke knee in fall 90 kilometers from the finish of worlds road race

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Mixed-gender TTT expected at Olympics after debut at worlds

Relay-format TTT at Yorkshire world championships to serve as test event for expected Olympic inclusion, says UCI boss

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Women’s worlds: Van der Breggen solos to stunning victory

Van der Breggen takes it for the Dutch after dominating long-range attack, while Spratt fights for second and Guderzo takes third

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Worlds: Switzerland’s Hirschi powers to under-23 road race win

Marc Hirschi wins the under-23 road race at Innsbruck worlds ahead of Bjorg Lambrecht and Jaakko Hänninen

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Teams hope to revive TTT championship by next season

Discussions are underway to somehow bring back the rider-favorite worlds TTT in some capacity.

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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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Dutch rider Mollema aims for worlds breakout

Bauke Mollema is an outsider on the Dutch team because Tom Dumoulin will headline the squad, but he has a shot at winning gold.

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King’s Vuelta results earn him spot on U.S. worlds team

Ben King rode onto the U.S. roster for the upcoming world championships with the help of his two Vuelta stage wins.

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Sagan wants another win in rainbow jersey

With the challenging UCI road worlds course on the horizon, Peter Sagan knows he likely won’t win a fourth straight title.

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Thibaut Pinot targets rainbow jersey on hilly Innsbruck course

The Frenchman said he is using the Vuelta as a springboard to getting into top form for the worlds road race.

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Bjerg wins U23 TT worlds; McNulty rides to silver

Denmark’s Mikkel Bjerg wins under-23 world TT championships in Norway, beating American Brandon McNulty on hilly 37km course.

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Froome aims for unique triple after Tour, Vuelta wins

Chris Froome will attempt to win the time trial at the upcoming UCI Road World Championships in Bergen, Norway.

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Froome to ride at upcoming road worlds in Norway

Fresh off his Vuelta a Espana victory, Chris Froome will compete in the time trial and the team time trial events.

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Analysis: A tale of two worlds

Caley Fretz envisions two scenarios playing out in Doha at the road worlds, both dependent on the wind.

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Preliminary start list: UCI World Road Championships

Here’s a list of the riders who will race for the rainbow stripes in Doha, Qatar at world championships in October.

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