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Tom Dumoulin: Former Giro d'Italia champion to retire

Former Giro d'Italia champion Tom Dumoulin has announced he will retire from professional cycling after the 2022 season. The Dutch rider, 31, won the Giro in 2017 and the world time trial title in the same year. Dumoulin said in January 2021 he was taking an indefinite break from cycling...
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'Not fit' Tom Dumoulin to miss Strade Bianche

After the announcement that Tom Pidcock (Ineos Grenadiers) will miss out on competing at Saturday's Strade Bianche, Friday has also seen fellow star Tom Dumoulin ruled out of the race. On Thursday, Dumoulin carried out a course recon in Tuscany alongside teammates from the men's and women's Jumbo-Visma squads, including...

Tom Dumoulin takes round one of UAE Tour GC battle

Tom Dumoulin (Jumbo-Visma) may have taken the third step of the podium in the stage 3 time trial at the UAE Tour on Tuesday but, as it was two specialists in the discipline ahead of him, it is a result that has shuffled him straight to the top of the overall contenders deck.

Tom Dumoulin happy to return to Grand Tour racing in 2022

Tom Dumoulin has admitted there was a chance he could have never returned to the professional peloton when he took time out to reflect on life a year ago. The Jumbo-Visma rider is now happy, racing again and currently in action at the UAE Tour, where he will be a contender for Tuesday's time trial stage. However this time last year, he was reflecting greatly on life, without the conviction he wanted to ever race again.

'Future Tour de France winner in 10 years': 12-year-old Colombian cyclist keeps up with Tom Dumoulin and Rigo Urán for 15km

Do you remember the young Scottish boy riding alongside the Tour of Britain last year, keeping the breakaway at distance?. Well, Colombia has also got kids who are able to ride with the professionals, a video posted on the Instagram account of former pro Laurens Ten Dam showing how a local 12-year-old dressed in an unzipped jacket went out for a ride and was able to keep up with a bunch of esteemed pros for "at least 15km".

Tadej Pogačar to make his season debut at UAE Tour; Adam Yates and Tom Dumoulin will be his GC rivals

Tadej Pogačar has been confirmed on the startlist of the UAE Tour, the first men's WorldTour event of the season. The defending champion - who recently returned to training after contracting Covid-19 - will lead UAE-Team Emirates in what is a home race his team, Pogačar aiming to win the race for the second successive year alongside a support crew that will include João Almeida. The Portuguese rider is set to make his debut for the team having joined over the winter from Quick Step - Alpha Vinyl.

Tom Dumoulin set to make Grand Tour comeback at 2022 Giro d’Italia

Tom Dumoulin is expected to make his return to Grand Tour racing at the 2022 Giro d’Italia, where he won the maglia rosa in 2017. The Jumbo-Visma rider took time out from the sport in the first half of 2021 for personal reasons but returned in the summer and won the silver medal in the time trial at the Tokyo Olympics. Dumoulin’s season was cut short by a wrist fracture but he has returned to training and has said he is motivated to take on a full season of racing, including a Grand Tour.

Tom Dumoulin credits Primoz Roglic with new perspective on career as an ‘adventure’

What a difference a year makes. It was in December 2020 that Tom Dumoulin decided to stop racing altogether. He said he was ‘mentally and physically tired”. When he returned, he made a statement by winning a silver medal in the individual time trial. He had trained for three months to take the victory, but that honour went to Jumbo-Visma teammate Primož Roglič, who earned Slovenia’s first gold medal in cycling.