Joaquim Rodriguez, 37, decides he'll race for one more season with the controversial upstart team Bahrain – Merida.
Saturday's Il Lombardia will feature two new climbs as organizers look to mix things up at the "Race of the Falling Leaves."
Dozens of top-level pros are hanging up their cleats at the end of this season. Andrew Hood takes a closer look.
Spaniard Joaquim Rodríguez finished fifth in Saturday's Olympic road race and then stepped away from the sport.
In a surprise announcement, Joaquim Rodriguez says Clásica San Sebastián was his final race in Spain — he will not race the Vuelta a
Joaquim Rodriguez rides aboard a stiff and aerodynamic Canyon Aeroad. The Spaniard will retire at the end of the season.
The 37-year-old Spaniard has finished on several grand tour podiums and recorded three monument victories.
A few riders could upset favorite Alejandro Valverde in Liège-Bastogne-Liège, but the weather could really throw a wrench into the mix.
Wednesday's Flèche Wallonne ends on the famed Mur de Huy, and the puncheurs of the peloton will be there fighting for a win.
Many of the peloton's top uphill specialists are headed to northern Spain to take on the Vuelta al País Vasco