14 September 2020

Yates, a victory born of experience

The British rider Simon Yates (Mitchelton – Scott) has won the 55th edition of the Tirreno-Adriatico EOLO. In the final 10.05km long ITT in San Benedetto del Tronto, Simon Yates defended his Maglia Azzurra from Geraint Thomas (Team Ineos), who finished second in the GC. Rafal Majka (Bora – Hansgrohe) completes the podium at the ‘Corsa dei Due Mari’. Filippo Ganna (Team Ineos) meanwhile, has won Stage 8, beating Victor Campenaerts (NTT Pro Cycling) and Rohan Dennis (Team Ineos).

14 September 2020

Simon Yates wins the 55th Tirreno-Adriatico

Filippo Ganna wins the final ITT in San Benedetto del Tronto

14 September 2020

Stage 8 of the Tirreno-Adriatico: ITT – San Benedetto del Tronto

S. Yates, Majka and Thomas will compete over today’s 10.1km ITT in San Benedetto del Tronto that concludes the 55th edition of the ‘Race of the Two Seas’.

13 September 2020

Van der Poel wins in thrilling finish

S. Yates, finishing just seconds behind in the peloton, retains the lead of the GC ahead of the final ITT.

13 September 2020

Van der Poel wins stage 7 of the Tirreno-Adriatico

Simon Yates retains the Maglia Azzurra

13 September 2020

The seventh stage runs from Pieve Torina to Loreto: it’s the ‘wall climbing’ stage

Stage 7 of the Tirreno-Adriatico EOLO, organized by RCS Sport, 181km from Pieve Torina to Loreto. Today the riders will tackle what has been dubbed the ‘muri’ stage, translated literally to mean ‘walls’ (short steep climbs). A series of unforgiving ascents (the ‘muri’) crammed into 3 laps of a challenging final circuit (25.5km) awaits the peloton.   Stage 7 passes by many of the places hit by the 2016 earthquakes in central Italy. The thoughts of those involved in the race are with all the people who were affected by this tragedy.   The peloton, 162 riders strong, passed km 0 at 11:29. FOLLOW LIVE!   WEATHER Pieve Torina (Start): Sunny 26°C. Wind: moderate – 11kmh, NE. Loreto (16.00 – Finish): Sunny 28°C. Wind: moderate – 19kmh, N.     PRESS CONFERENCES Click the following link to follow the press conference for the stage winner and the Maglia Azzurra: https://webtvksoft.tv/tirrenoadriatico-pressconference/ Please note that the press conference does not have a specific timetable but will tend to take place approximately half an hour after the end of each stage.   VELON The list of riders equipped with the Velon data-tracking system in today’s race is available via this link.   GENERAL CLASSIFICATION 1 – Simon Yates (Mitchelton – Scott) 2 – Rafal Majka (Bora – Hansgrohe) at 16″ 3 – Geraint Thomas (Team Ineos) at 39″ 4 – Aleksandr Vlasov (Astana Pro Team) at 49″ 5 – Fausto Masnada (Deceuninck –.. .

12 September 2020

Merlier takes a convincing win in Senigallia

The Belgian champion today dominated against Ackermann (winner of the first two stages) and Cort Nielsen

12 September 2020

Merlier ha vinto la sesta tappa della Tirreno-Adriatico, S. Yates ancora in Maglia Azzurra

Tim Merlier (Alpecin – Fenix) has won Stage 6 of the 55th edition of the Tirreno-Adriatico EOLO, 171km from Castelfidardo to Senigallia, ahead of Pascal Ackermann (Bora – Hansgrohe) and Magnus Cort Nielsen (EF Pro Cycling). Simon Yates (Mitchelton – Scott) retains the Maglia Azzurra of leader of the GC.   STAGE RESULT 1 – Tim Merlier (Alpecin – Fenix) 171km in 3h59’30”, average speed 42.839kph 2 – Pascal Ackermann (Bora – Hansgrohe) s.t. 3 – Magnus Cort Nielsen (EF Pro Cycling) s.t.   GENERAL CLASSIFICATION 1 – Simon Yates (Mitchelton – Scott) 2 – Rafal Majka (Bora – Hansgrohe) at 16″ 3 – Geraint Thomas (Team Ineos) at 39″ 4 – Aleksandr Vlasov (Astana Pro Team) at 49″ 5 – Fausto Masnada (Deceuninck – Quick-Step) at 54″   JERSEYS   Maglia Azzurra (blue), General Classification Leader, sponsored by Gazprom – Simon Yates (Mitchelton – Scott) Maglia Arancio (orange), Sprinter Classification Leader, sponsored by Sportful – Pascal Ackermann (Bora – Hansgrohe) Maglia Verde (green), King of the Mountains Classification Leader, sponsored by Enel – Hector Carretero (Movistar Team) Maglia Bianca (white), Young Rider General Classification Leader, sponsored by Sara Assicurazioni – Aleksandr Vlasov (Astana Pro Team) Speaking seconds after the stage finish, the stage winner Tim Merlier, said: “The team brought me perfectly to the sprint, we took the left side of the sprint, the one most exposed to

12 September 2020

The stage 6 – well-suited to the peloton’s sprinters – from Castelfidardo to Senigallia

Today’s route is initially undulating then levels out, leading all the way to Senigallia where the peloton will cover 4 laps of a circuit

11 September 2020

Simon Yates takes the win and the lead atop Sassotetto

The Briton of Mitchelton-Scott soloed to victory atop Sassotetto, taking both the victory and the lead of the GC ahead of Majka and Thomas