A generational change coupled with four major teams folding triggers an exodus from the peloton, big names and small, willing and unwilling
Tinkering with the course didn't make the Amstel Gold any more or less exciting. It was the riders who dictated the action
Basque squad Euskaltel-Euskadi plans to welcome back Mikel Astarloza to the team when his racing ban for EPO ends later this summer.
Euskaltel-Euskadi's Mikel Astarloza announces that he has been suspended for a positive doping control, but plans to appeal.