Cadel Evans: My career from Saeco to Tour de France glory - Podcast

We have another special edition for you this week with Cyclingnews Editor Daniel Benson talking to Cadel Evans about his career. Evans looks back on his time as a professional, which began in 2000 with the Saeco team after a spell as a stagiaire in 1999.ADVERTISEMENT He moved to Mapei-QuickStep in 2001 and made his Giro d’Italia debut and finished a surprising 14th place despite...
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17 days ago  |  Discuss

Aqua Blue Sport to make racing debut at Cadel Evans Great Ocean Road Race

The newly created Irish Pro-Continental teams Aqua Blue Sport will start its first season in the professional peloton at the one-day Cadel Evans Great Ocean Road Race in Geelong, Australia. The team will first race the Australia Day criterium race on January 26 before lining up for the WorldTour race on January 29 Australian Leigh Howard was second at the 2016 edition of the race...
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18 days ago  |  Discuss

13 WorldTour teams for 2017 Cadel Evans Great Ocean Road Race

The organisers of the Cadel Evans Great Ocean Road Race have confirmed 13 WorldTour teams for the 2017 edition of the race and revealed an Australia Day criterium in Albert Park will be added to the schedule. As one of the 11 new WorldTour events in 2017, the race is obliged to invite all 18 WorldTour team but appearance is not mandatory. However, a minimum of 10 WorldTour teams...
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19 days ago  |  Discuss

Britain's Peter Kennaugh wins Cadel Evans road race

GEELONG, New Zealand (AP) British national road champion Peter Kennaugh launched a well-timed solo attack to beat a powerful field in Sunday's Cadel Evans Great Ocean Road cycle race. Riding for Britain's Team Sky, Kennaugh attacked with about 15 kilometers (9 miles) to ride and held off a chasing group of 20 riders to win the 174 kilometer (108 mile) event. Kennaugh put a gap...
Via Associated Press
January 31, 2016  |  Discuss

Cadel Evans looking to make his Great Ocean Road Race an important early-season fixture

Cadel Evans is hoping to grow his event, the Cadel Evans Great Ocean Road Race, in years to come and position it as an ideal introduction to the season for top riders. After the inaugural edition last year, this Sunday’s race has pulled in the likes of Mark Cavendish (Dimension Data) and Ryder Hesjedal (Trek-Segafredo), and Evans, speaking at a press conference on Thursday, said...
Via Cycling News
January 28, 2016  |  Discuss

Cadel Evans finishes 5th in final race

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) Tour de France winner Cadel Evans has finished fifth in his farewell race, the 174-kilometer (108-mile) Great Ocean Road Race. Belgium's Gianni Meersman won the race in a nine-man sprint while Evans, the 2011 Tour de France champion, came from well back but couldn't match the sprinters. Evans said ''in the finish I came from a reasonably good position but...
Via Associated Press
February 01, 2015  |  Discuss

2011 Tour de France champ Cadel Evans to retire in February

Former Tour de France winner Cadel Evans will retire in February after a final race before home fans in Australia. Evans, who won the world championship road race in 2009 and cycling's showpiece grand tour two years later, told a press conference that the Cadel Evans Great Ocean Road Race will be his last on Feb. 1. A former mountain bike specialist, the 37-year-old Evans started...
Via Associated Press
September 25, 2014  |  Discuss

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