Alonso: Plans to start cycling team 'going well'
September he would look to create his own team to race in 2015 after plans fell through to buy the now-defunct Euskaltel - Euskadi . Alonso tells Europa Press agency ''there is still a year to go, but things are going well. I am pleased with
Spanish Vuelta is a race made for climbers
is Colombia's Sergio Henao. Other riders to watch include veteran Ivan Basso and Samuel Sanchez, whose Basque Euskaltel - Euskadi team will be looking for a good showing after announcing last week it will shut down at the end of this year because
TOUR DE FRANCE: 10 things to know about doping
Another Russian, Nikita Novikov, tested positive for a muscle-building drug in May. Their respective teams - Euskaltel - Euskadi and Vacansoleil - are among the 22 competing in this Tour. --- WHY ARE THERE STILL CASES? Because, as in other
Horner wins Vuelta as oldest grand tour champion
in 2010, and the Tour of California in 2011. Euskaltel - Euskadi , the financially troubled Basque team that Formula ..... have a member retire. The rest of the peloton let Euskaltel - Euskadi ride in front as it entered the city.
Tour de France: Sporting fact or doping fiction?
Another Russian, Nikita Novikov, tested positive for a muscle-building drug in May. Their respective teams - Euskaltel - Euskadi and Vacansoleil - are among the 22 riding the Tour. Optimists say such incidents demonstrate that cycling is now
Tyler Farrar to ride in Tour Down Under
confirmed Friday as a member of the Garmin Sharp team for the six-stage road race, based around Adelaide in South Australia and starting Jan. 20. Spanish brothers Gorka and Jon Izaguirre also will ride for the Euskaltel Euskadi team.
Who's out of the Tour de France
Amets Txurruka, Spain ( Euskaltel - Euskadi ), broken collarbone - Ryder ..... Mikel Astarloza, Spain ( Euskaltel - Euskadi ), injured elbow - Johannes ..... Samuel Sanchez, Spain ( Euskaltel - Euskadi ), broken collarbone - Gorka
Tour of Basque Country Results
Garmin-Barracuda, same time. 7. Gianni Meersman, Belgium, Lotto Belisol Team, same time. 8. Gorka Izagirre, Spain, Euskaltel - Euskadi , same time. 9. Francesco Gavazzi, Italy, Astana, same time. 10. Paolo Bailetti, Italy, Utensilnord Named
Olympic champ Sanchez pulls out of Tour de France
could not reveal the full extent of his shoulder injury. Sanchez will head back to Spain on Monday for a scan, Euskaltel - Euskadi spokesman Jesus Aizkorbe told The Associated Press. ''The most important thing is my health,'' Sanchez said
Armstrong has backers on tour despite drug report
Lance has overcome many controls and even until today he has never been found positive in any of them,'' the Euskaltel - Euskadi rider said in Spanish in a television interview with The Associated Press before Thursday's third stage of the