Category: Video

VN Show: How will top Tour contenders fare on cobbles?

Editor’s note: This VeloNews Show includes footage from YouTube/Tour de France, YouTube/Ina Sport, YouTube/GoPro World, Getty Images/Velo Collection 

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We all know how the top GC favorites fare on the precipitous climbs of the Alps and Pyrenees, but what about the dusty, rough cobblestones of Paris-Roubaix? On Sunday, we’ll find out as Tour de France stage 9 features 15 sectors of pavé.

To gear up for this exciting stage, we rank the key contenders on how cobble-worthy they are.

Plus, we highlight a few of the interesting stories from the Tour de France that you might have missed in the hectic first week of racing.

All that and more on today’s episode of The VeloNews Show!

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VN Show: Sagan’s bling, Craddock’s heroics, and the Tour’s GC chaos

Editor’s note: This VeloNews Show includes images from Getty Images, YouTube/Cycling Journos on the Road, YouTube/Tour de

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VN Show: Quintana and Nibali—can either man dethrone Chris Froome?

Vincenzo Nibali and Nairo Quintana are both bona-fide Grand Tour winners. Do they have what it takes to beat Chris Froome?

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VN Show: Two more who could take on Froome at the TDF

Tom Dumoulin and Romain Bardet head to the Tour de France as key challengers to Chris Froome, but they might have a few flaws.

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Livestream: 2018 U.S. Pro road championships

Watch live action from Knoxville, Tennessee as the best American cyclists battle for a Stars-and-Stripes jersey.

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VN Show: TDF contenders Porte and Urán, plus Rivera’s words of wisdom

This week’s VeloNews show talks Tour chances for Richie Porte and Rigoberto Urán, and discusses Coryn Rivera’s approach to racing

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VN Show: Suisse vs. Dauphiné: which is the better TDF prep race?

It’s June … Do you know where your Tour de France stars are? Some went to Suisse, others to Dauphiné — which is better?

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VeloNews Show: What is Dirty Kanza all about?

We got dirty last weekend in Kansas at the famous Dirty Kanza 200 gravel race!

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Livestream: 2018 Winston-Salem Classic road race

Watch live USA Cycling Pro Road Tour racing from North Carolina at the Winston-Salem Classic.

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VeloNews Show: Owning up to our bad Giro takes

We have to admit, we got a few things wrong in our predictions for this Giro d’Italia. Time to pick apart oru garbage takes.

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