The Frenchman left the Giro d'Italia in the second week after falling sick.
Quick-Step director Davide Bramati says the four escapees were stronger than the bunch and the only way to catch them was if he’d used his car to lead the chase behind them.
Giro di Hoody: The French climber seemed poised for more in this Giro d'Italia, and the race will miss his elegant, attacking style in the final week.
DSM captain forced to quit the race due to illness that had affected him for two days. 'We gave it a go, but it just wasn’t possible,' says Matt Winston
Giro d’Italia: Alberto Dainese defends Italian cycling as he becomes country’s first winner at 2022 race
The 24-year-old Italian says that he's still learning about his own capabilities after taking his first-ever grand tour stage win.
Team DSM’s bet on Dainese pays off at Giro d’Italia: ‘We knew Alberto has the talent, he just needed a clear run’
Matt Winston explains how Team DSM’s focus on consistency in the sprints was the key to Dainese’s breakout Giro victory.
Richard Carapaz snatches a mid-race time bonus to move into second place overall at 12 seconds back.
Team DSM’s French leader won’t be letting his guard down on the less challenging stages during the Giro’s second week as he bids to maintain his GC push.
Rising Dutch star learning from French foil in final season before shift to Ineos Grenadiers in 2023.
Colombian ace relegated in bunch sprint after leaning into rival sprinter in chaotic finale.
Young Dutch talent will leave Team DSM after three years.
Team DSM star braces for next major GC tussle: ‘There could be some big gaps there.’
‘We have something to build on.’ Bardet comes out of Budapest test in range and looking for more in pink jersey push.
'The team really believed in me and did everything they could to get me in a good position,' says Team DSM rider.
Hot off his first GC win in nearly a decade, the French star is ready to take a run at the final podium at the Giro d'Italia.
Arnaud De Lie and Dan McLay crash and Arvid de Kleijn is awarded stage victory after Welsford is punished for 'irregular sprint.'
Romain Bardet: ‘Julian Alaphilippe couldn’t move, he couldn’t breathe’ following Liège-Bastogne-Liège crash
'He felt conscious but he couldn’t really talk. I really hope that he’s OK,' Bardet says after coming to Alaphilippe's aid.
'We go to the race with a well-balanced team where we can cover all bases,' says Matt Winston.
Pinot and Bardet end years of hurt with stage win and GC victory at Tour of the Alps to rekindle hopes of long-expecting French fans.
French climber hopes to race under the radar until late-race podium surge in the Dolomites.
Tour of Turkey stage 5: Sam Welsford outsprints Jasper Philipsen, claims first Team DSM win for 2022
Australian stays clear of crash in final few hundred meters to score first career pro win.
UCI gives green light to Scope Atmoz hub-based pressure control system. So how does it work, and how might it help in Roubaix?
German veteran chasing form one race at a time with everything ‘direction Paris-Roubaix’ in return to Team DSM.
From the significance of Girmay's glory to Quick-Step's hard questions and Sagan's form, we take a look at the major talking points from the men's race.
Olympic bronze medalist not slowing down as she chases glory on the road and track along with completing a double-major at university.
With a mature performance to win Saturday's Ronde van Drenthe, the Dutch rider looks like the sprinter to beat this spring.
DSM, Jumbo-Visma and BikeExchange-Jayco have pulled out, while Movistar continues despite two positive results within the team.
Floortje Mackaij is still just 26 but she's one of the most experienced riders in the bunch as she enters her 10th year in the pro peloton.
Media reports shed light on the internal workings of Team DSM.
The Frenchman is planning to ride two grand tours in 2022 but he doesn't know yet which ones he will do.
Ilan Van Wilder has signed a two-year deal to join Deceuninck-QuickStep.
The Texan returns to the team where his pro career began almost a decade ago and joins up with former WorldTour riders Ben King and Joey Rosskopf.
Reports this week indicate Ilan van Wilder is taking legal action to leave team early while Tiesj Benoot is negotiating contract curtailment.
Ilan Van Wilder is hoping to leave DSM.
The 2018 Strade Bianche winner is apparently set to depart the team despite having signed a contract through 2022.
Here's the news making headlines for Monday, October 25.
Liv Racing, Team DSM, and SD Worx will be present at the new criterium event in California.
The former junior road race world champion is back on the road again with Team DSM this fall and loving it, despite some heavy crashes recently.
Lorena Wiebes took victory ahead of Chiara Consonni and Chloe Hosking as Demi Vollering maintains her race lead.
Primož Roglič crashed on high-speed descent while trying to put time into his GC rivals.
Primož Roglič continues to lead the GC, a scant eight seconds ahead of Felix Großschartner.
After his first pro win at the recent Tour de l'Ain, the West Australian is ready to take it up at a notch at the Vuelta.
Dekenkolb previously rode for Team DSM from 2012 to 2016, while the team was under different title sponsorship.
Here's the news making headlines for Thursday, August 5.
Anna van der Breggen is crowned champion of the Giro d'Italia Donne for the fourth time as Coryn Rivera sprints to the final stage victory.
Lorena Wiebes outsprints Emma Norsgaard, while GC remains unchanged with Anna van der Breggen securely in the lead.
Team DSM executes a flawless finish; Norsgaard and Vos round out the podium.
Tour rookie Eekhoff has had a rollercoaster journey through cycling, breaking his collar bone in his second-ever ride and then being disqualified at U23 worlds.
Tour de France: DSM brings options to stage hunting bid, Intermarché-Wanty-Gobert rallies around Louis Meintjes
DSM aims for 'aggressive and opportunistic racing' with multi-faceted selection, Intermarché-Wanty-Gobert hopes to carry Giro d'Italia momentum.
Still a lot of questions to answer, but the next-gen Dura-Ace is looking pretty tasty.
Here's the news making the headlines on Tuesday, June 8.
VN news ticker: Miguel Angel Lopez wins Vuelta a Andalucia, Cecilie Uttrup Ludwig wins at Vuelta a Burgos Feminas
Here's what's making the headlines on Saturday, May 22.
From memes to movie parodies, teams are upping the ante in how they engage fans and reward sponsors, and building friendly rivalry along the way.
Romain Bardet excited about 'new adventure' as he sets off for Giro d'Italia debut.
Jai Hindley hoping lightning strikes twice at the 'corsa rosa' after a breakout second place in 2020.
VN news ticker: Lizzie Deignan, Ruth Winder, Team DSM, Parkhotel Valkenburg out of women’s Liège-Bastogne-Liège
Here's the news making headlines for Sunday, April 25.
Here's the news making headlines for Tuesday, April 20.
VN news ticker: Kasia Niewiadoma extends with Canyon-SRAM, Romain Sicard retires, Bernal to skip Tour of the Alps
Here's what's making the headlines on Friday, April 9.
The Dutch sprinter secured her first victory of 2021 from a bunch gallop, besting rivals with a very well-timed and powerful kick.
One of the sport's most talented prospects is mixing road and track, at least for now.
French daily L'Equipe cites sources saying Swiss star felt under-appreciated and under-paid at former team.
Marc Hirschi, the revelation of the 2020 Tour de France, has been released by his team.
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