Posts tagged “Tour”

Thomas Voeckler To Defend Title

Thomas Voeckler the defending champion is hopeful to go out on a high. Reason he carry on to wind down his career of Tour de Yorkshire this weekend. The rider from France will ride his final and 15th Tour de France in July. He has got his defense under way in the first stage of […]


In recent news, sportsman Thomas Voeckler has expressed his wish to retire in the next season saying that the tour had given him all his desires. The Frenchman has proceeded to setup a date for retirement as he announced that he plans to hang his wheels and stop competing after the upcoming 2017 tour de […]

Bjarne Riis Suspended From Tinkoff-Saxo

Bjarne Riis has been reportedly suspended from Tinkoff-Saxo. The news has been confirmed by Oleg Tinkov, the Russian owner of the team. As per the reports, the Tinkoff officials have notified all staff about Riis ‘suspension from the role of team manager, via email. “Following the speculations and rumours going around regarding Riis’ suspension, Tinkoff […]

A Taste Of Defeat At The Paris Tour

Jelle Wallays and Thomas Voeckler both were a part of an early competition in the 237.5km race. The race included players like Yoann Paillot, Tom Van Asbroeck, Julien Duval, Cesare Benedetti and Pierre Gouault. Jelle beat Thomas Voeckler at the 108th edition of Paris Tour and won the title. The race was seeming to end […]