Astana Pro Team withdraws from racing until March 20 NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - For a period of 15 days, Astana Pro Team will withdraw from races due to the COVID-19 virus. Starting from today, the team won’t participate in any competition until March 20th. This decision has been made after careful consideration of the team’s management and its doctors, Kazinform has learnt from the club’s press service.
Astana’s Lutsenko finishes in main group of UAE Tour Stage 4 NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - After yesterday’s tough uphill finish and the battle between the GC favorites, today’s stage brought the peloton back on the flat roads near Dubai. The fourth stage of 173 km started near Zabeel Park and finished on the streets of Dubai at Dubai City Walk, Kazinform has learnt from the club’s press service.
Astana’s Lutsenko in top 5 of UAE Tour Stage 2 NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - The second stage of the UAE Tour was another one for the sprinters, with the finish atop of the Hatta Dam. Caleb Ewan took the stage win, while Kazakh champion Alexey Lutsenko finished eighteenth in the first group behind the winner. Lutsenko climbed to fifth overall after gaining a bonus second in the intermediate sprint.
Volta ao Algarve: Astana's Lopez wins on Alto do Malhão LISBON. KAZINFORM - Attacking with 500 meters to go on a steep part of the final climb Alto do Malhão, Miguel Angel Lopez has scored his first success of the year, winning the fourth stage of the Volta ao Algarve em Bicicleta, Kazinform refers to Astana Pro Team.
Astana’s Fuglsang wins Vuelta a Andalucia opening stage NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - The Danish rider started his season by taking an incredible stage win on Grazalema with a lead of six seconds over his former breakaway companion. Jakob Fuglsang now leads the overall ranking as well as the sprint and mountain classification. Teammate Ion Izagirre crossed the line in a strong sixth place, Kazinform has learnt from the club’s press service.
Astana Pro Team wins Tour de la Provence team classification NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM The last stage of the Tour de la Provence ended with a big surprise as the breakaway made it to the line in a thrilling finale. Alexey Lutsenko won the sprint from the reduced bunch, crossing the line in fifth place only five seconds behind the breakaway. The Kazakh champion won the sprint jersey, while Vlasov secured the youth classification. With no change in the GC, Vlasov took second and Lutsenko third. A nice finish to a successful week, Astana Pro Team won the team classification, Astana Pro Team informs on its website.