SubscribeSubscribe to Cycle Sport GiftGive Cycle Sport as a gift Newsletter Newsletter

Posts Tagged ‘Cadel Evans’


Stage 16 analysis: Voeckler is king of the Queen Stage

Thomas Voeckler took his second stage win of the Tour in spectacular style in Luchon, while Bradley Wiggins kept a vice-like grip on the race lead

Stage 11 analysis: Rolland’s mountain miracle

Bradley Wiggins and Team Sky kept a tight grip on the race lead in the hardest Alpine stage of the Tour
Words by Edward Pickering in Chambéry
Thursday July 12, 2012

The mighty edifice that Team Sky has constructed in the course of this Tour de France still towers over everybody in the race. But while the foundations and walls still look impregnable,

Comment: Sky must send a positive message to the fans

Sky are winning the Tour, but losing the PR battle. They need to confront the doping issue head-on, argues Richard Moore

Stage nine analysis: Wiggins turns the screw

Bradley Wiggins took his first ever stage win at the Tour de France in Besançon, and cemented his position in the yellow jersey

Stage seven analysis: Sky come of age

Bradley Wiggins took the yellow jersey and Chris Froome the stage win in a day of spectacular dominance for the British team

The 2011 Tour: Cadel Evans’ perfect race

How Australia’s first Tour winner finally won the biggest race in the world.

Dauphiné TT analysis: hard facts, hard truths

Bradley Wiggins’ imperious victory at the Dauphiné time trial made him the strong favourite for the Tour. But the yellow jersey isn’t won yet.

Stage 20 analysis: Evans shows Schleck you can’t bluff the clock

Cadel Evans knew the clock would not lie. His likely superiority over the Schlecks in the time trial shaped his tactics in the Alps. In Grenoble he delivered.

Stage 19 analysis: And then there were two

A spectacular day’s racing in the Alps saw a popular French winner and the battle for the yellow jersey narrowed to two men.

Stage 18 analysis: Andy Schleck lands a heavy blow

Andy Schleck outwitted and outrode his rivals with an incredible long-range attack to win atop the Col du Galibier.