BikeExchange all-behind "Bling" as it hunts for squad's first-ever Flanders win
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Here's what's making headlines on Thursday, March 18.
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Michael Matthews of Team BikeExchange assumes the overall lead from Sam Bennett.
Aussie fastman will make season debut at Paris-Nice on Sunday as he heads toward stacked classics schedule.
'Bling' is back on the Aussie-based Team BikeExchange with big ambitions
Mitchelton-Scott expecting 'big things' from return of Michael Matthews in 2021.
Report: Michael Matthews tests negative in follow-up controls
Mitchelton-Scott, Steven Kruijswijk, Michael Matthews withdraw from Giro d’Italia after positive COVID tests
Rest day testing Monday reveals a total of eight positive cases as two riders, four Mitchelton Scott staffers, and two staff from other teams test positive.
This year's Giro d'Italia is set to see climbers do battle with time trialists and the whole peloton brace for a fight with the elements.
The Sunweb sprint specialist outrode Luka Mezgec and Florian Sénéchal by one second, with a strong kick to the line.
Aussie wins bunch sprint after smashing into wall on hectic charge up Poggio.
Van Aert and Alaphillipe went clear over the Poggio and held off a dramatic late chase, with Matthews taking third.
Team offers equal opportunities throughout youthful squad as it prepares for loss of more stars.
The Australian who races for Team Sunweb looks back on the coronavirus lockdown, and looks ahead to riding Milano-Sanremo with no racing in his legs.
'This gives us a motivation when everything else is so uncertain for the moment.'