The Dane escapes a ban from the sport due to the statute of limitation
MADRID (AFP) – Tour de France champion Carlos Sastre announced Thursday he is retiring from the sport at the age of 36. “The time has come to end this cycle,” an emotional Sastre, winner of the Tour de France in 2008, told a news conference in Madrid. “A new stage is beginning, although I still […]
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.
Geox-TMC is trying to make the best of a bad situation in the wake of last week’s stunning news that it was not invited to participate in the 2011 Tour de France. Geox sport director Joxean Fernández Matxin tells VeloNews that the team will turn its attention to the Giro d’Italia and Vuelta a España, […]