A latest cycling tournament in his honour has been named after Chris Evans

In Victoria, a new cycling event is named after him which is a great matter of pride and honour for him which he will be undertaking in. The event will be held next year, for the first time ever called as the Great Ocean Road Race in Cadel Evan’s honour where the participation of both the cyclists- the male and female amidst Geelong , at the Great Ocean Road and the Bellarine Peninsula which will also see many amateur cyclists participating.


Nibali Finally Earns His Kiss From Podium Girl

It is said that one never knows what does a lady really want and Vincenzo Nibali would surely agree to it. The stage two Tour de France winner needed much more than a single-day win to earn a kiss from one of the podium beauties who comically snubbed him down while the rider approached her for a peck on cheek.


Howard Grotts Triumphed First At Missoula Pro XT

For the second consecutive year Howard Grotts (Specialised) took pride in taking the title at Missoula pro XT, beating the national champion Stephen Ettinger (BMC) and his team mate Todd Wells at the last hour, at the final lap of the competition only to emerge at the top.

It was at the elite man’s race that the Colorado’s Howard Grotts had his strong grip in defending his title and gleefully succeeded in doing so.

Howard felt great and said that the crowd there was always good and that course suited him perfectly. He was glad having making it happen again.


Cancellara survives accident

Fabian Cancellara has shown great mettle after having trained in Mallorca, Spain recently. The famous rider met with a car accident while he was returning home in Bern, Switzerland.

Cancellara returned to his team in Trek Factory Racing camp soon after the collision and according to the reports of La Gazzetta dello Sport the champion met with the accident during the weekend although the particular day is yet to be known. The car reportedly cut Cancellara off while he was returning which was the cause of the accident.


Porte Supports Riding Safety Petition

Leading Aussie rider Richie Porte has declared to support riding safety petition. The cyclist superstar has signed the safety petition calling in better protection for the cyclists riding on the public roads- in memoriam of a dear family-friend who had a tragic death while cycling last month.


Kittel Is Clean

Marcel Kittel, the ace German sprinter who has always been very vocal against doping in cycling has now achieved an added credibility after he passed in a lie detector exam. The polygraph test was taken to verify any doping activity by the leading Agros Shimano cyclist. As per the forensic expert, Kittel is supposedly all clean.


The 500 Mile Cycling Challenge

Four youngsters are taking up the challenge of covering 500 miles by cycling in 5 days here in Edinburgh. Cycling activities are getting great promotions in almost all countries nowadays. Earth will go vulnerable if the cars and other motor vehicle population is getting higher in this pace.


Voeckler Shaping Up Steadily

Great news for Voeckler fans who were upset given the Europcar rider’s languishing performance at Tour de France. As per some recent news reports, the leading French biker is steadily shaping up and is hopeful about a strong performance at the upcoming Tour Poitou-Charentes 2013 which is scheduled for late August.


Wiggins Hopes Not To Be Fit

Injuries continue to haunt the cycling world with more riders getting hurt. This is a matter of deep concern ahead of the Tour de France. The world of cycling already saw some of the most amazing riders withdraw from the brother tournament Giro d’italia. Now many riders who were participating in the Giro retired hurt with different injuries and illness. The extreme weather conditions and tough challenges played an instrumental role in injuring riders as well.


Betting on the Tour de France

One can have nothing but respect for the competitors who take part in the Tours de France. It is one of the most demanding events any sportsman can compete in and some of this year’s 21 stages will be even more demanding that usual. The race begins in Corsica on 19 June and finishes about a month later in Paris.

The 21 stages in the Tour de France mean that there are many golden opportunities for betting. If you understand complex combination bets such as Yankees, Heinz and Goliath bets the Tour de France provides plenty of opportunities for using your knowledge to make some money.