Geraint Thomas was able to claim second position in the Giro d’Italia. All eyes were on this Welsh rider who completed the last leg of the race with ease.
It was a span of 159 km that spanned the distance from Pedara to Messina in the Sicily region. As a result, he finished in the 20th
position when he reached the finishing line. The stage five of this race was for the sprinters and Geraint Thomas had little problem holding onto the second spot in the standings overall. Known as the Welsh wizard, his fans were enthralled to see his performance as he completed the last and final leg of the race. Gaviria and his team mate Bob Jungels retained the leading race jersey in pink. All the star riders were spooked with the kind of turnout that the race had this time. Continue reading
The Danish squad has announced a new sponsorship deal with the German company – the stolting group.
Cult energy team whose future had been on shaky ground for a while are now safe as the German company has swooped in to help safeguard their professional continental status.
The stolting group, which has sponsored a team in the continental ranks in 2015, has decided to provide the sponsorship to German counterpart and join forces with the team; this will help to ensure that the cult energy team has a space in the 2016 professional continental ranks.
While the stolting group will be providing the budget, the new team formed between the German and Danish alliance will be registered as the cult energy-stolting group, the team whose agreement is expected to last for five years is optimistic of riding in big future events, particularly the grand tour.
In a bid to further strengthen the alliance, some of the young riders at the German group will now ride with the new team as part of the squad, this may all just be speculation as the management of the team has said while announcing the agreement that the roster for the season had not been planned out yet. Continue reading