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Race leader Van Vleuten safely through stage five of the Giro Rosa

Race leader Van Vleuten safely through stage five of the Giro Rosa

World champion Annemiek van Vleuten made it safely through today’s hot and fast stage five of the Giro Rosa to retain the overall race lead. The day came down to the first bunch sprint of the race, with Mitchelton-SCOTT guiding the maglia rosa through the 110km stage around Terracina. Hot and FastIt was a fast and attacking start to the stage, …

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Van Vleuten extends Giro Rosa race lead with late attack on stage four

Van Vleuten extends Giro Rosa race lead with late attack on stage four

World champion Annemiek van Vleuten extended her overall race lead at the Giro Rosa for the second day in-a-row with a late attack on stage four. The defending champion took the opportunity to distance her rivals on the technical final climb to the finish, crossing the line in third place behind a two-rider breakaway. Longest DayStage four marked the …

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Van Vleuten retains Giro Rosa race lead with fifth on stage three

Van Vleuten retains Giro Rosa race lead with fifth on stage three

World champion Annemiek van Vleuten extened her overall race lead at the Giro Rosa as stage three came down to an uphill showdown in Assisi. The newly crowned European champion climbed to fifth place on the day, as the peloton tackled the brutally steep climb up to the historic Basilica of St. Francis, and gained four …

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Third for Mitchelton-SCOTT in opening stage TTT at the Giro Rosa

Third for Mitchelton-SCOTT in opening stage TTT at the Giro Rosa

Defending champions Mitchelton-SCOTT claimed third in the opening stage team time trial with a solid ride at the Giro Rosa. The Australian squad set the fastest time as they crossed the finish line, with three teams left to finish, but in the end it was Trek-Segafredo who took the victory with a time of 20:05:99. …

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Mitchelton-SCOTT aiming for a Giro Rosa hat-trick

Mitchelton-SCOTT aiming for a Giro Rosa hat-trick

Two-time defending champion Annemiek van Vleuten and Australian champion Amanda Spratt return to the Giro d’Italia Internazionale Femminile looking to make it a hat-trick of wins for Mitchelton-SCOTT in the only Grand Tour on the women’s calendar. World and European champion Van Vleuten will be looking to continue her stunning 2020 form that has seen her rack up six wins from nine race …

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Spratt to step up as she extends with Mitchelton-SCOTT

Spratt to step up as she extends with Mitchelton-SCOTT

Current and three-time Australian champion Amanda Spratt will step up as the main leader of Mitchelton-SCOTT over the next two years following a new contract agreement. As the only remaining inaugural rider, Spratt will extend her relationship with Australia’s only WorldTour team to 11 years by the conclusion of 2022. Since 2012, the 32-year-old has taken 19 professional victories, …

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Van Vleuten claims European title with victory in Plouay

Van Vleuten claims European title with victory in Plouay

World champion Annemiek van Vleuten has added a European title to her growing trophy cabinet with a stunning victory in the European Road Race Championships in Plouay. The 37-year-old claimed her sixth victory of the season by holding off Elisa Longo Borghini (Italy) in a duel for the gold medal. Dominant DutchVan Vleuten’s Dutch team dominated an attacking …

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Mitchelton-SCOTT armed with options for La Course

Mitchelton-SCOTT armed with options for La Course

Mitchelton-SCOTT will line-up in Nice armed with attacking options and fast finishers as they take on La Course by Le Tour de France. Australians Grace Brown, Sarah Roy, Jess Allen and Gracie Elvin all continue their post-lockdown racing comeback after the GP Plouay, with neo-pro Jess Roberts set to race in team colours for the …

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A hard chase but with no reward for Van Vleuten and Brown at GP Plouay Lorient Agglo

A hard chase but with no reward for Van Vleuten and Brown at GP Plouay Lorient Agglo

Mitchelton-SCOTT women finished outside the top-10 today at GP Plouay Lorient Agglo despite a big effort from world champion Annemiek van Vleuten and Grace Brown in a select chasing group, that fell victim to two successful escapees. Following significant splits in the peloton, Van Vleuten and Brown were present amongst a select group of chaser in …

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