The Dane escapes a ban from the sport due to the statute of limitation
GENOA, Italy (VN) - Carlos Sastre ceded 1:14 during Monday's tragic third stage at the Giro d'Italia after crashing and breaking the pedals on his bike.
Geox-TMC confirmed its Giro nine, with Denis Menchov and Carlos Sastre leading the formation into the season’s first grand tour.
“I don’t think I have ever seen stages so long, so hard and so spectacular in all my many years as a pro,” said Carlos Sastre after scouting some key sectors of the 2011 Giro d'Italia.
Geox-TMC has named its "long list" for the upcoming Giro d'Italia, putting 12 riders on a list that will be whittled down to nine for the season's first grand tour.
Carlos Sastre said missing the 2011 Tour de France is a “blow” but promises to race with his head held high in other events this season.
Although shortened from five to three days, the Vuelta a Murcia in Spain will see a top field for the race set for March 4-6.
Carlos Sastre (Geox-TMC) will make his season debut at the Vuelta a Murcia in March.
Carlos Sastre had alot to smile about as he watched the presentation of the Tour de France.
The new team confirms seven riders who will come from the Footon-Servetto squad and three new signings, including Cervelo TestTeam's Marcel Wyss.
But Van Garderen, Danielson and Frank Schleck are still in the hunt.
The third and final grand tour of the season gets underway in Spain on Saturday, with several leading riders eyeing their chances amid the absence of the world's top road racer Alberto Contador.
After weeks of speculation that Rabobank's Denis Menchov was poised to join the Russian-sponsored Katusha team, the two-time winner of the Vuelta a España has signed with Spain's team Geox.
Cycling’s version of musical chairs is hitting a new fever pitch this week as yet another big name is set to change teams.
The Cervélo TestTeam will bring star riders Carlos Sastre and Thor Hushovd to the Vuelta a España later this month.
Carlos Sastre says the peloton is taking things too far when it comes to 'fair play,' turning the sport into a 'baby's playpen' at times.
Sastre scored his first Tour de France stage win on Aix 3 Domaines in 2003. He gave it another shot on Sunday.
Cervélo's team leader is taking the Tour day by day and says "anything is possible."
"There will be a selection tomorrow," predicts Lance Armstrong.
2009 Tour runner-up Andy Schleck doesn't think world champ Cadel Evans can stick with the other favorites in the mountains.
Hushovd, Haussler, bolster Cervelo TestTeam’s Tour de Suisse squad; Carlos Sastre gets his MRI results
Cervelo TestTeam announces its Tour de Suisse squad and reveals more information about Carlos Sastre's injuries.
Cervélo TestTeam has ended speculation about Carlos Sastre's inclusion in this year's Tour de France by telling the former champion to get ready for the July 3-25 event.
Cervélo TestTeam was one of the revelations of last year’s Tour de France, but the team is patiently waiting word whether top stars Carlos Sastre and Thor Hushovd will be lining up July 3 in Rotterdam.
Carlos Sastre (Cervélo TestTeam) would like to hit the repeat button and do the entire first week of the 2010 Giro d’Italia all over again.
Andrew Hood takes a look at what's sure to be one of the busiest weeks of the year.
Carlos Sastre confirmed he’s eyeing overall victory at the Giro d’Italia as one of his top goals for the 2010 season, but remains uncommitted on whether he’ll race the Tour de France.