Will Mark Cavendish be released back into the market? “The future of B&B Hotels is at risk” | cycling

3 weeks ago, the French B&B Hotels team explained the big plans in a press conference. The arrival of Mark Cavendish’s sprint bomb would also be announced. But the press conference was cancelled. “No sponsor to join the team has yet signed a contract,” he told L’Equipe at the time. Now team manager Jérômé Pineau … Read more

Ben Wiggins (17), 3rd generation in Ghent: “My ideal world? To be the best ever” | Lotto Ghent six days

In the documentary “100 years of Six Days”, Bradley Wiggins recounted how ‘t Kuipke runs through his veins. The bond with Gent is a little less tight so far with son Ben Wiggins, but Wiggins junior is keen to prove himself over the next six days. “It was written in the stars with this surname … Read more

Keisse ready for the last six days: “I’m glad I’m done, but saying goodbye will also hurt” | Lotto Ghent six days

Keisse already had to fight back tears during the official presentation of the Six Days. So his very last participation will be primarily for the seven-time winner. “Six days played a decisive role in my life for years,” he says. “It’s a week I always look forward to. I’m 40 years old, so it’s the … Read more

Timothy Dupont is looking for a new team after a year full of human drama: “There is no mercy on the course” | cycling

Timothy Dupont lost his father and both father-in-laws in a short period of time this year. “Despite everything, I had a pretty good season. But the race is tough,” says Dupont, who did not get a contract extension at Bingoal-Pauwels Sauzen-Wallonie Bruxelles. Within 5 weeks this spring, Timothy Dupont was confronted with the death of … Read more