While journalist Andrew Hood only knew Michele Scarponi professionally, his fondest memory of the fallen cyclist will always be his smile.
Veteran Italian Michele Scarponi was killed on Saturday after colliding with a van while out training on his bike.
All 18 WorldTour teams now count at least one victory in their books for 2017. But why are the top teams winning, or not, so much?
Giro contender Fabio Aru's pre-race build-up suffered a blow Sunday when he was forced out of Tirreno-Adriatico with a bout of bronchitis.
Maybe Astana should be your new favorite team — it's Cobra Kai, the Syracuse Bulldogs, and Ivan Drago all rolled into a nice teal kit.
The 26-year-old Italian and 2015 Vuelta champion will captain the squad next year.
Fabio Aru has had an unimpressive run-up to the Tour de France. However, Astana will bet on the young Italian, not former champ Vincenzo
Will Peter Sagan end up wearing Astana blue? This writer sure hopes not.
Astana wins the Giro del Trentino's opening team time trial, positioning Vincenzo Nibali for a run at a third win in the Italian stage race.
Astana cheers Nibali's victory in stage 4 of Tour of Oman, but it also loses Sanchez to a crash in Algarve TT while the Spaniard was