Quintana signs for ambitious French team Arkea-Samsic

2019-09-02 16:37

Colombia's two-time Grand Tour winner Nairo Quintana has signed a three-year contract to ride for Arkea-Samsic, the ambitious French team has announced.

Quintana wins Vuelta Stage 2, Roche takes race lead

2019-08-25 19:19

Former winner Nairo Quintana continued the Colombian streak in Grand Tours when he won the first long individual stage of the Vuelta a Espana in Calpe.

Colombian star Quintana to leave Movistar, says father

2019-07-26 10:44

Colombian Nairo Quintana, who won stage 18 of the Tour de France, will ride for French team Arkea-Samsic next year.

Quintana heads up Movistar at Tour de France

2019-07-01 14:21

Three-time podium finisher Nairo Quintana will head up a strong Movistar team at the July 6-28 Tour de France.

Quintana climbs to TDF stage win as Thomas keeps yellow

2018-07-26 10:30

Geraint Thomas moved a step closer to claiming his first yellow jersey after the 17th stage of the Tour de France won by Nairo Quintana.

First among equals - Movistar goes for victory

2018-07-06 13:38

Spanish elite cycling team Movistar will try to win the TDF with a rare trident of 'three captains' in Nairo Quintana, Mikel Landa and Alejandro Valverde.

Movistar trio in tilt for Tour de France

2017-12-14 14:37

Movistar announced all three of Nairo Quintana, Alejandro Valverde and the newly recruited Mikel Landa will team up to ride the 2018 TDF.

Quintana and Contador give up on overall hopes

2017-07-13 20:27

Nairo Quintana and Alberto Contador gave up on their respective Tour de France chances after losing more time in the Pyrenees.

Quintana running out of strength

2017-07-10 07:07

Nairo Quintana has admitted he is running short on fuel after losing more than a minute to race leader Chris Froome on Sunday's brutal mountain TDF stage.

Tour time-trials less punishing for Quintana

2017-06-30 15:16

Nairo Quintana said the lack of time-trial kilometres will favour him at the Tour de France, which starts in Dusseldorf.


Pogacar wins dramatic stage as Quintana takes Vuelta lead

2019-09-01 19:53

Tadej Pogacar, the youngest rider in the Vuelta a Espana as 2016 champion Nairo Quintana seized the overall race lead.

South America eye clean sweep in absence of star names at Vuelta

2019-08-23 06:47

A swathe of absentees leaves the door open for a first-time winner and a South American clean sweep of Grand Tour victories this season at the Vuelta a Espana.

Froome absence leaves Tour wide open, says Quintana

2019-07-04 14:04

Colombia's Nairo Quintana says the absence of Chris Froome in the 2019 Tour de France gives him a chance for victory in what is expected to be an open, exciting race.

Quintana to spearhead Movistar TDF trident

2018-12-18 17:33

Colombian climber Nairo Quintana will lead the Movistar team at the 2019 Tour de France.

Quintana hoping for Sky collapse

2018-07-23 08:46

Nairo Quintana said he would welcome rivals Chris Froome and Tom Dumoulin paying for their efforts in the Giro d'Italia as he looks to relaunch his Tour de France bid.

Movistar trident to attack Tour de France summits

2018-06-25 20:15

Spanish cycling team Movistar have confirmed an impressive climbing attack in their bid to unlock Sky's grip on next month's Tour de France.

Quintana distances himself from father's criticism

2017-07-17 20:45

Tour de France hopeful Nairo Quintana sprung to the defence of his Movistar team after his father had blasted the Spanish outfit.

Quintana has 'no regrets' over Giro-Tour double

2017-07-10 18:10

Colombian climber Nairo Quintana insisted he had no regrets over attempting a demanding Giro d'Italia-Tour de France double.

Valverde crashes out of Tour de France

2017-07-01 18:53

TDF contender Nairo Quintana suffered a blow as key team-mate Alejandro Valverde crashed out of the race during the opening stage in Dusseldorf.

5 to watch at Tour de France

2017-06-29 11:47

The 2017 Tour de France begins in Dusseldorf with a 14km time-trial before finishing in Paris. A look at the FIVE main favourites for overall victory.

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