Browsing Archive: June, 2016

Alex Dowsett wins British Elite Men's TT for 5th time.

Posted by Galius Sun on Thursday, June 23, 2016, In : MOVISTAR Team 


Movistar’s Alex Dowsett claimed a fantastic fifth British TT title in Stockton-on-Tees, becoming the first-ever rider to go past Stuart Dangerfield's record of four victories. The 46.4km course was another exhibition by the Essex rider (55:38.523), coming 1'16" faster across the line than James Gullen (silver), with Ryan Perry in bronze medal position. It's the Great Baddow rider's fourth consecutive champion jersey in Movistar Team  colours, having kept this success line since 2013.

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Movistar Jesus Herrada wins Stage 2 Criterium du Dauphine

Posted by Galius Sun on Tuesday, June 7, 2016, In : MOVISTAR Team 


He had claimed victories in nearly every possible way: attacking into mountain finishes, using his tactical nose to perfection into one-to-one finishes, or beating some quick guys into reduced field sprints. But he had never done it with so much fury, and against such talented riders, as he did on Tuesday at the Critérium du Dauphiné. Jesús Herrada exploited the abilities he's developed over the course of six years as pro -yet still being 25 years old- to dominate Chalmazel's slopes (stage...
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