We wrap up the key stories you need to know about from the past week. Read the full article at Stories of the week: Stetina goes off-road, Leipheimer’s tribute to California, and more. on VeloNews.com.
Froome undergoes surgery to remove plates from hip and elbow as he continues his bid to take fifth Tour de France title. Read the full article at Froome one step closer to recovery with removal of metal plates from leg on VeloNews.com.
Start town of Belgian classic shifts to Ypres, altering first half of course but retaining decisive features of finale. Read the full article at Start town changes, dirt roads and bergs remain for Gent-Wevelgem 2020 on VeloNews.com.
Direct Energie won the season rankings to earn automatic bids for the major races, but team changed tactics to do it. Read the full article at Total Direct Energie boss laments racing for points on VeloNews.com.
New signing Tom Dumoulin may provide Jumbo-Visma the ‘extra card’ they need to battle Ineos in next year’s grand tours. Read the full article at Jumbo-Visma’s three GC leaders ‘a challenge, but a great opportunity’ on...
Basque team backed by Mikel Landa steps up to the second tier of racing in 2020, with eyes on bigger goal of WorldTour status. Read the full article at Fundación Euskadi aim for WorldTour on VeloNews.com.
Levi Leipheimer says his three Amgen Tour of California wins had a greater impact on his career—and his life after cycling—than any other results. Read the full article at Leipheimer on the Amgen Tour of California: “I owe a lot to that race”...
The Irish sprinter cleared up a contract dispute and is hoping to find a team that will allow him to race the Tour de France Read the full article at Bennett cleared to leave Bora, likely to join Quick-Step on VeloNews.com.