Road Cycling Articles by Date

March 2009

  • Cavendish Wins First Classic of Season


    Posted over 5 years ago by Richard Williams/The Guardian

    After spending almost seven hours in the saddle covering a 190-mile course including the climbs of the Poggio and the Cipressa at an average of over 27mph, Cavendish demonstrated a combination of blazing speed and an instinct for the kill unequalled among contemporary cyclists.

  • Cavendish Wins Tirreno-Adriatico

    Cavendish Tirreno 2

    Posted over 5 years ago by Kiko Garcia

    Oakley sprinter Mark Cavendish once again demonstrated he is the fastest man in the peloton by sprinting to victory in the final stage of the Tirreno-Adriatico stage race in Italy on Tuesday. 

  • Luis-Leon Sanchez Wins Paris-Nice

    Luisle yellow 2

    Posted over 5 years ago by Tess Weaver

    Luis-Leon Sanchez won the Paris-Nice race on Sunday, overcoming two punctures and a late challenge by Alberto Contador in a final stage won by Antonio Colom.

  • Bennati Wins Tour of Sardinia


    Posted over 5 years ago by Kiko Gracia

    Oakley’s Daniele Bennati was the Overall Champion of the Giro di Sardegna (Tour of Sardinia) in Italy.

  • Hushovd wins Het Nieuwsblad


    Posted over 5 years ago by Tess Weaver

    Oakley’s Thor Hushovd lived up to his promise to focus more on the Classics this season by taking an important victory in Saturday’s Omloop Het Nieuwsblad that officially opened the Belgian racing calendar.