'We can confidently say that the first serious results will not take long': Vinokourov expects big things from Kazakh 22-year-old.
Astana Qazaqstan extends with two riders as teams continue to fill out the final roster spots going into 2023.
Top-level teams continue to bet on youth as Quick-Step, Astana, Bahrain-Victorious tap extra-young new riders.
Team boss says that Miguel Ángel López needs to step up to avoid being left behind by younger riders.
Reports suggest relationship between López and Astana broke down after he was implicated in a police investigation into drug trafficking.
Spanish veteran returns to former team in 2023 to play climber captain for Miguel Ángel López.
US climber says riders want to see a change in the UCI points system: 'There are a lot of things that don’t make sense.'
Dombrowski content on 2022 capped by Giro-Tour double: 'The results don’t always show your condition, particularly if you want to hunt stages.'
Sponsor ties see the veteran Italian connected to Ryder's new pro squad.
A winner in 2010, Nibali hoping to go out with a Vuelta bang: 'The road will tell me quickly where I am at.'
The violation was deemed 'unintentional' after the Italian used a medication to treat rhinitis.
Miguel Ángel López back from suspension linked to drug trafficking inquiry to take podium at Vuelta a Burgos
Colombian rises to third overall on final stage with the Vuelta a España on the horizon.
VeloNews catches up with US climber after his first Tour: 'I probably stick out like a sore thumb, like, 'who is this American on Astana?'
Astana Qazaqstan ends suspension after authorities fail to make findings, Colombian cleared for Vuelta a España start.
Miguel Ángel López temporarily suspended by Astana Qazaqstan after reports linking him to drug trafficking investigation
The Colombian rider was met by police investigating drug trafficking and money laundering crimes at Madrid Airport.
Colombian climber met by police in Madrid airport in recent days.
Jumbo-Visma leads among 22 teams with the lion's share of prize money to be awarded Sunday in Paris.
“You can win a stage and all of a sudden it can go from being a disaster to a great success for the team," says American rider Joe Dombrowski.
Astana-Qazaqstan in last as such teams as Jumbo-Visma and UAE Team Emirates dominate the list.
American Tour rookie vows to keep hunting breakaway opportunities, 'It would be fun to try to play for the win.'
Tour de France: Guillaume Martin out after positive COVID-19 test, Gianni Moscon out with long COVID
Two more riders out of the Tour de France ahead of the second rest day.
The American is trying to make the most of the big occasion and soak in the moment.
The Italian will likely finish the race in fourth place overall but he wanted to bow out with a stage victory.
The American said the 'Giro is really starting' this week as GC fight ramps up.
'Maybe I arrived at the Giro d'Italia a little behind the others but not too far,' says veteran rider.
The American says he will still have some freedom to go in breaks despite Vincenzo Nibali's climb up the GC standings.
Astana-Qazaqstan climber rides into another breakaway that was doomed by the GC teams: 'It's always the peloton that decides.'
Dario Cataldo, Jacopo Guarnieri, and Salvatore Puccio laud Nibali's career and his decision ‘to retire at the top.’
The 2012 Olympic champion was riding a gold Wilier behind a team van along the route of Thursday's Giro d'Italia stage.
The Giro boss says that the Italian, who is retiring at the end of the year, was a "once-in-a-generation" rider.
Two-time Giro d'Italia winner confirms the news at the end of stage 5.
‘Tendon inflammation’ sees Miguel Ángel López abandon fourth grand tour in succession at Giro d’Italia
Team releases further information about López's latest grand tour disaster: ‘Today I just could not push the pedals normally’
Joe Dombrowski on Astana-Qazaqstan GC reshuffle: ‘There will be more opportunities later in the Giro d’Italia’
Astana reeling after early exit for López and losses for Nibali in first mountain summit of the Giro d'Italia.
Astana rider leaves race during stage to Etna.
Colombian climber under pressure to claw back GC time and keep top-three goal alive on high-stakes fourth stage summit finish.
The Giro's first mountain summit at Mount Etna on Tuesday gives Iván Sosa and Miguel Ángel López their first chance to recapture time trial losses.
American climber won a breakout stage in last year's Giro and isn't closing door on a repeat even with larger goal of working for team's GC ambitions.
Two-time Giro champ plays down expectations: 'It is still very early to talk about any goals in this race.'
Kazakh star likely to miss classics after crash while training in Tenerife, marking significant setback for Astana's classics ambitions.
'The UCI promptly requested information from the team and shall require updated information,' the governing body tells VeloNews.
Internal communication states ‘recent change of government’ for delay in salaries with riders still not paid in 2022.
Private jets, luxury watches and financial red flags: Inside a confidential report surrounding Astana Qazaqstan
In 2019, Yana Seel commissioned Deloitte to investigate financial regulations at Astana when she took over the team as general manager. Here are the damaging findings.
Vinokourov distances himself from Astana judicial investigation but documents show his clear involvement
'To be honest, I learned about this whole story from the press, and until that moment I was not familiar with the details' Astana boss tells VeloNews.
The team decline to comment as to whether Vinokourov is involved in the case as fresh delays on rider's wages surface.
Italian will miss both Strade Bianche and Tirreno-Adriatico.
Colombian star hits podium in Astana colors in first stage race since abandoning the Vuelta a España last year with Movistar.
American racing for Astana-Qazaqstan lined up the day after a crash to ‘see how things go.’
Colombian rider crashed late in stage 2 but bounced back to finish second and keep his GC hopes alive at the Ruta del Sol.
Despite showing some chops on the gravel, the Kazakh's busy calendar leads him to the Ardennes and the Tour de France.
Alexander Vinokourov and his crew are gearing up for the 2022 season – and what better way to get it started than with some hip-hop.
A teaser of 'El Día Menos Pensado' reveals what Colombian said during his controversial exit from the Vuelta a España.
Sicilian veteran to race all five monuments, Giro d'Italia and Tour de France in first season back with Astana-Qazaqstan.
Team owned by Sylvain Adams will be known as Israel-Premier Tech for 2022.
Astana Qazaqstan outlines the grand tour calendars for its major GC captains, with Miguel Ángel López also racing the Giro-Tour double.
The Colombian climber sets his sights on the Giro d'Italia with Astana for 2022 and 'dreams' of a grand tour victory.
Paris-Roubaix and Tour of Flanders are still on the table for the Italian as he plans out his 2022 season.
VN ticker: Vinokourov hails ‘strong and ambitious’ Astana roster, Pidcock sore but satisfied after ‘cross debut
Here's the news making headlines for Sunday, December 5.
The Kazakhstan-based team includes American Joe Dombrowski.
Controversial Italian rouleur speaks of his troubled relationship with the media, relishes prospect of fresh start with Astana-Qazaqstan in 2022.
Rising Russian star misses out on USA trip ahead of high-profile transfer to Bora-Hansgrohe for 2022.
The veteran Dane sat on the sidelines as Premier Tech managment tested waters with several teams before securing him a spot at Israel Start-Up Nation for 2022.
American climber talks the transfer to Astana Qazaqstan, the intensity of racing for the break, and the need for a little luck.
VN ticker: Koppenbergcross renamed GP Jolien Verschueren, stolen Italian team track bikes recovered in Romania
Here's the news making headlines for Friday, October 29.
Aussie team roster for both men's and women's teams will remain the same as 2021 as GM confirms no official contact with Tom Dumoulin.
The UAE Emirates powerplay, old allies at Astana, and more: Transfer-season big spenders and what it means for 2022
Here's a look at which men's teams have spent big to transform their rosters for 2022 — and how it will impact the peloton.
Sicilian veteran looks to expand ambitions in what could be final pro season, discusses struggles adapting to life at Trek-Segafredo.
'Superman' López offers his version of events from his controversial exit from the Vuelta a España last month.
The official announcement Friday is the newest chapter in what's been one of the most explosive and headline-grabbing stories of the 2021 season.
Here's what's making headlines on Wednesday, October 13.
VN news ticker: Kazakh squad renames to Astana Qazaqstan Team, Alpecin-Fenix rider attacked by bike thieves in London park
Here's the news making headlines for Friday, October 8.
Sources tell VeloNews of a possible deal with BikeExchange, but Premier Tech boss said there are four teams in the running for its backing.
Spanish daily 'El País' reports 'Superman' López will definitely leave Movistar as fallout from his hasty exit from the Vuelta a España continues to make waves.
VN news ticker: Alejandro Valverde to race 2022 season with Movistar, Ayesha McGowan to make European debut
Here's what's making headlines on Tuesday, September 7.
VN news ticker: Mark Cavendish to Tour of Britain; Astana to continue, Alexander Vinokourov returns in 2022
Here's the news making headlines for Monday, August 16.
Stefan de Bod left the Tour de France after stage 9 as one of the many victims of the time cut. He had crashed heavily a day before.
Hugo Houle used to watch the Tour de France every summer with his brother who was killed in a hit and run in 2012. This year he wants to win a stage for him.
VN news ticker: Koen de Kort loses three fingers as result of off-road vehicle accident, Team Qhubeka-Assos rebrands as Team Qhubeka-NextHash
Here's the news making the headlines on Thursday, June 24.
Nairo Quintana and Warren Barguil will lead a GC bid for Arkéa-Samsic, while Astana-Premier Tech targets stage victories in France.
Critérium du Dauphiné stage 6: Alejandro Valverde bests Tao Geoghegan Hart in very late uphill counterattack
Alexey Lutsenko took over the race lead with teammate Ion Izagirre eight seconds back in second.