Romain Bardet (DSM), now 4th in the Tour de France after the 12th stage: “Knowing how to round your back and suffer”

Romain Bardet (DSM), 11th in the 12th stage and 4th in the general classification, at the microphone of France 2: “It’s not a great day, I caught a heat stroke in the middle of the Alpe (d’Huez). I started to have chills, I preferred to take my rhythm otherwise it was a blow to totally … Read more

Tour de France – Bernaudeau: “If I were manager of INEOS Grenadiers…”

Jean-Rene Bernaudeau – general manager of Team TotalEnergies – took stock of this 8th stage of Tour de France 2022, disputed between Dole and Lausanne (186.3 km), who saw the victory of Wout Van Aert (Jumbo-Visma) front Michael Matthews (Team BikeExchange-Jayco) and Tadej Pogacar (UAE Team Emirates). “I know the Tour well and the Tour … Read more

Tour de France – Tom Pidcock, 4th: “Wout Van Aert? He’s a little crazy”

INEOS Grenadiers had four leaders today: in addition toAdam Yatesof Daniel Martinez and of Geraint Thomasshe wanted to play for the win of the sixth stage of the Tour de France with his puncher Tom Pidcock. Finally, the cyclo-crossman sprinted to finish 4th, only beaten by Tadej Pogacar (UAE Team Emirates), Michael Matthews (BikeExchange-Jayco) and … Read more

Electronic equipment and drugs seized during searches targeting Bahrain-Victorious

The searches carried out since the beginning of the week as part of an investigation targeting Bahrain-Victorious have resulted in seizures of “electronic equipment (telephones, computers, hard drives) and medicines, the nature and origin of which remain undetermined or whose delivery is subject to prescription, “said the Marseille prosecutor’s office on Thursday. While the team … Read more

No Tour de France 2022 for Julian Alaphilippe

Two months after his heavy fall in Liège-Bastogne-Liège, Julian Alaphilippe (Quick-Step) made his return to the French Championship on Sunday and claims to have felt “better (than he) thought”. But the double world champion (2020, 2021), who has not carried out the optimal preparation, no longer fits into the plans of the Quick-Step team for … Read more

France – Time Trial – Thomas, Cavagna… the French time trial is this Thursday!

This is the first major meeting of these French championships on the road: the elite time trial which will take place this Thursday. Remi Cavagna (Quick-Step Alpha Vinyl Team), Bruno Armirail (Groupama-FDJ), Anthony Perez and Benjamin Thomas (Cofidis), Thibault Guernalec and Kevin Vauquelin (Team Arkéa-Samsic)… they will be the main protagonists of this 44.3 kilometer … Read more

Romain Bardet will participate well in the Tour de France 2022

On his Twitter account, Romain Bardet confirmed on Monday that he would participate in the next Tour de France (from July 1 to 24). ” Really excited to announce that I will be lining up for the Tour de France with Team DSM (his team since 2021). I can’t wait to be at the big … Read more

Suffering from leukemia, Greg LeMond will not be present on the Tour de France

Three times winner of the Tour de France (in 1986, 1989, 1990), Greg LeMond, 60, will not be able to attend the race this year (July 1 to 24). The American, who goes every year for pleasure on the roads of the Tour, must continue treatments aimed at curing leukemia. ” I was diagnosed with … Read more