Tour of China

  • 2012 Tour of China I stage 4: Xiangyang – Xiangyang

    by - Sep 12, 2012
    Taiji Nishitani secured his second stage win of 2012 in Xiangyang today and was rewarded with enough points to elevate him into the lead of the Tour of China points classification. With the Japan Cup a...
  • 2012 Tour of China I stage 3: Lantian Xi’an – Shangluo

    by - Sep 10, 2012
    Not for the first time this year, Team Type 1 – Sanofi demonstrated its fast-twitch capacity extends beyond Alexander Serebryakov, with Aldo Ino Ilesic giving the squad its second win in two days. The race’s first...
  • 2012 Tour of China I stage 2: Xi’an Circuit Race

    by - Sep 9, 2012
    Rain, damn rain. It’s uncomfortable enough on a point-to-point stage, but its insidious nature is amplified when added to a tight-cornered city circuit race. Despite the potential hazards and the 50kph average speed, all 124 starters finished today’s...
  • 2012 Tour of China I stage 1: Xi’an TTT

    by - Sep 7, 2012
    Combine a mid-season vacuum with two cancelled races in Iran, and it feels like the UCI AsiaTour never left China. Several teams from July’s Tour of Qinghai Lake were back on familiar ground again, with a...
  • 2012 Tour of China I & II preview

    by - Sep 7, 2012
    Subscribers to the “more is better” philosophy will appreciate having not one, but two, Tours of China on the UCI AsiaTour calendar this year. Following two years of a relatively compact schedule, the race has now...
  • Cycling iQ Twintel

    by - Mar 25, 2012
    In this week’s edition of Twintel: Giant and Merida shareholders watch paper fortunes rise and rise; whilst Sonova shareholders go after Director, and BMC owner, Andy Rihs. Tour of China doubles up. New market entries by...