The first UCI World Tour race of the 2021 season, the UAE Tour will take place over seven stages from Feb.21-27. All the top teams including Alpecin-Fenix -- the top-ranked UCI ProTeam in 2020, will be taking part in the race, The Abu Dhabi Sports
Under the patronage of DMT, in partnership with Abu Dhabi Police, Modon Properties (Modon), and OSS volunteers, a cycling tour featuring a group of over 60 avid cyclists took place in Abu Dhabi.
The list features some of the greatest riders in the sport of cycling, with strong battles expected for the leader’s Red Jersey, sprinter’s Green Jersey and individual stage victories when the tour will get under way from Feb.21.
Boosting hopes of winning the title, the UAE Emirates star Tadej Pogacar claimed the victory atop Jebel Hafeet on Stage 3 - the Strata Stage - beating Ineos Grenadiers’s Adam in a two-man sprint while Colombian national champion Sergio Higuita
Irish rider Sam Bennett (Deceuninck-Quick Step) crossed the line first in a bunch sprint on the fourth stage of the UAE Tour (the Hope Probe Stage) on Wednesday. This is the first victory in 2021 for last year’s Tour de France Green Jersey-winner,
Mathieu van der Poel warned that he’d be racing the UAE Tour in support of his Alpecin-Fenix team-mates but he found himself at ease in the echelons on Stage 1 – the ADNOC Stage – a day that was marked by an unexpected scenario.
The third edition of the UAE Tour, the one and only World Tour race in the Middle East, will start on Sunday from Al Dhafra in Abu Dhabi.
Italy’s Filippo Ganna won Monday’s 13km individual time trial on the second stage of the UAE Tour as Tour de France champion Tadej Pogacar took over the race lead. Ineos rider Ganna, the reigning time trial world champion,
Tadej Pogacar defends leader’s jersey and extends his overall lead on the General Classification standings to 46 seconds after finishing second in Stage 5 of the UAE Tour atop Jebel Jais mountain on Thursday. All eyes were on the Slovenian