Rupert Guinness

Rupert Guinness

Rupert Guinness is a Sports Reporter for The Sydney Morning Herald

Cycling

Richie Porte and Cadel Evans to renew rivalry in Tirreno-Adriatico race

Rupert Guinness The British Sky team's move to withdraw Australian Richie Porte from Paris-Nice and enter him in Tirreno-Adriatico to replace injured Tour de France champion Chris Froome has raised the ire of French...

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Cadel Evans can still be a contender at the Giro, says Frank Schleck

Cadel Evan.

Rupert Guinness Cadel Evans may have age against him, but the 36-year-old Victorian still has what it takes to be a contender for this year's Giro d'Italia, says former Tour de France rival Frank Schleck.

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Cadel Evans will use the Giro d'Italia as a career guide

Cadel Evans

Rupert Guinness Cadel Evans performance in Giro d'Italia will indicate how long his career will continue.

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Tour Down Under: Cadel Evans says Giro d'Italia will determine retirement date

SAINT-POURCAIN-SUR-SIOULE, FRANCE - JULY 13:  Cadel Evans of Australia and BMC Racing Team waves to fans ahead of stage fourteen of the 2013 Tour de France, a 191KM road stage from Saint-Pourcain-sur-Sioule to Lyon, on July 13, 2013 in  Saint-Pourcain-sur-Sioule, France.  (Photo by Bryn Lennon/Getty Images)

Rupert Guinness How Cadel Evans fares in his all-out assault on the Giro d'Italia will provide him with an “indicator” of how long his career will continue.

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Cadel Evans destroys field in Tour Down Under

Cadel Evans.

Rupert Guinness Australian cycling legend Cadel Evans has unleashed an outstanding ride to take the lead in the Tour Down Under.

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Brilliant Cadel Evans in charge in Tour Down Under

Australian cyclist Cadel Evans.

Rupert Guinness No sooner had Cadel Evans claimed the race lead in the Tour Down Under with a stunning solo attack, than he was challenged by the rider he took it from.

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Tour Down Under: Cadel Evans, Simon Gerrans set for ding-dong fourth stage duel

Cadel Evans.

Rupert Guinness Cadel Evans will go into Saturday's crucial fifth stage of the Tour Down Under as race leader.

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Cadel Evans thinks he has another Tour Down Under in him

Rupert Guinness Cadel Evans may be in the twilight of his career, but after finishing second in the Tour Down Under the 36-year-old gave a strong indication that before he retires he will give Australians the chance...

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Cadel Evans and Richie Porte on Italian job

Richie Porte

Rupert Guinness An expected showdown between Cadel Evans and Richie Porte in the 2014 Giro d'Italia could turn into one of the most memorable head-to-head clashes for Australian cycling next year.

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Cadel Evans must negotiate plenty of roadblocks before appearance, writes Rupert Guinness

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Rupert Guinness Will Cadel Evans race in the Australian road championships next month?

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Cycling: Cadel Evans will race in Australian road championship

Cadel Evans

Rupert Guinness Tour winner's manager says he has been training near his home at Barwon Heads.

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Cadel Evans rolls back the years for crack at national road title

Cadel Evans

Rupert Guinness Cadel Evans will race in the Australian road championship on Sunday, his first appearance in the event in nine years.

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Cadel Evans and Richie Porte look at the year ahead

Porte and Evans.

Rupert Guinness Rupert Guinness speaks with Cadel Evans and Richie Porte before going head to head in the Giro d'Italia later this year.

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Giro d'Italia 2014: Cadel Evans, Richie Porte ready for testing rides before their Italian duel

Cadel

Rupert Guinness AUSTRALIA'S two best grand tour riders, 2011 Tour de France champion Cadel Evans and Richie Porte, who is considered by many as Evans' heir apparent, will go head to head in the Giro d'Italia from...

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Cadel Evans and Richie Porte warned against early break in road race championship

Cadel Evans

Rupert Guinness If Cadel Evans and Richie Porte go on the offensive in Sunday's Australian road race championship by following or starting an early break, that effort could be to the detriment of their season,...

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Cadel Evans' second no surprise for rivals

Cadel Evans

Rupert Guinness Cadel Evans played down his chances in the Australian road championship on Sunday.

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Cadel Evans to meet team bosses after horror Tour

Cadel Evans.

Rupert Guinness Cadel Evans will consult with his BMC team management about his future grand tour ambitions after the Tour de France finishes in Paris on Sunday.

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Richie Porte's withdrawal was a seasoned decision

Lieutenant: Richie Porte (R) helps Sky teammate Chris Froome at the 2013 Tour de France.

Rupert Guinness The decision that Richie Porte will no longer race the Giro d'Italia as lead rider for the British Sky team is hugely disappointing for Australian cycling fans.

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Richie Porte determined to play to his strengths at Tirreno-Adriatico

Richie Porte

Rupert Guinness Australian Richie Porte understands Tour de France boss Christian Prudhomme's anger over his late withdrawal from the Paris-Nice race he won last year and is owned by the same organisation, to...

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Tour Down Under: Rohan Dennis focused on beating the pain

Rohan Dennis.

Rupert Guinness Were Rohan Dennis able to, he would readily put up his hand as a contender for overall victory at next week's Tour Down Under.