Articles by Alekh Agrawal
Aug 03, 2018
Tour de France 2018: From Team Sky's dominance to Geraint Thomas' popularity, takeaways from this year's raceTeam Sky's Geraint Thomas won the Tour de France 2018. We take a look at 10 takeaways from the race; some new, some reinforcing the old, but all that will impact the race and cycling in 2019
Aug 01, 2018
Tour de France 2018: Geraint Thomas' transformation from precocious talent to a champion was worth its waitA new name was added to the list of Tour de France winners last Sunday, when Geraint Thomas won the 105th edition of the race
Jul 30, 2018
Tour de France: Geraint Thomas’ win signals Team Sky were more dominant than ever despite tough, abrasive routeAfter Geraint Thomas won the 105th Tour de France, we analyse the three action-packed weeks, in what was one of the most hard-fought race of recent years.
Jul 26, 2018
Tour de France 2018: Movistar's Nairo Quintana runs textbook perfect race as Chris Froome cracks under pressureIt was Quintana who rode a courageous solo attack over the final climb, to earn a much deserved stage victory. This being the highest climb of this year’s route, meant the Colombian also earned the Souvenir Henri Desgrange for his efforts.
Jul 25, 2018
Tour de France: From training methods to expensive technology, understanding factors behind Team Sky’s riseHaving seen Team Sky’s dominance since the start of the 2018 Tour de France, we take a look at the factors which have made Team Sky such a formidable force in a short span of time
Jul 23, 2018
Tour de France 2018: With favourites crashing out, Geraint Thomas and Team Sky continue march towards titleStages 10, 11 and 12 created the intended havoc, upsetting many race favourites leading Team Sky to emerge all-powerful with their riders occupying the top two places.
Jul 21, 2018
Tour de France: Why Mark Cavendish, Marcel Kittel and other sprinters had a premature end to 2018 raceHow can established pros and multiple stage winners like Cavendish not be able to finish within the time limit? Here's why:
Jul 19, 2018
Tour de France 2018: From riders’ diet to rigorous rest-day routines, all you need to know about life during the raceWith another edition of the Tour de France underway, here are the answers to some FAQs regarding the race and its history.
Jul 16, 2018
Tour de France 2018: From Richie Porte's premature end to Chris Froome's comeback and other talking pointsAt the end of a hard week of racing, the Tour is evenly poised with no single rider having a distinct advantage, and all but one of the top contenders still in the race.
Jul 11, 2018
Tour de France 2018: From L’Alpe d’Huez to Mont Ventoux, look at the most scenic, difficult and famous climbs of raceHere's the preview of the five most scenic, difficult and famous climbs that are an integral part of the Tour de France and have attained legendary status.