Sean Yates, who is set to retire from world class racing, yesterday beat the field by more than six minutes in a 25-mile time trial at Brighton. Yates, 36, a former Tour de France stage winner, clocked a course and event record of 52min 54sec.Reuse content
Jose Antonio Espinosa, 26, the Spanish rider with MX Onda, died yesterday from injuries sustained on Saturday after colliding with a race official during the team time-trial section of the Criterium de Fuenlabrada in Spain. The condition of the race official Francisco Casillas, 56, was described as serious. He suffered facial bone fractures.