Tom Dumoulin

PARIS | Undeterred by skeptical fans, Thomas takes Tour title

PARIS — The spits and the jeers. The eggs thrown at team cars. The attempts to unbalance riders while riding up the most grueling climbs. Geraint Thomas never flinched at whatever fans — or his rivals — threw at him or Team Sky.  The Welsh rider was the steadiest rider from the start, the strongest in … Continue reading PARIS | Undeterred by skeptical fans, Thomas takes Tour title

TEL AVIV, Israel | Dennis nabs Giro pink jersey, Viviani takes 2nd stage

TEL AVIV, Israel (AP) — A day after his opening stage lead slipped away to Giro d’Italia defending champion Tom Dumoulin — the last of the 175 riders in the individual time trial — Rohan Dennis got a measure of revenge by taking the pink jersey on Saturday. Elia Viviani won the second stage in … Continue reading TEL AVIV, Israel | Dennis nabs Giro pink jersey, Viviani takes 2nd stage