Albasini wins Tour de Suisse mountain stage as Costa clings on to lead

Michael Albasini wins, Tour de Suisse 2012, stage eight

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A spirited ride by Rui Costa (Movistar) saw him fight off a stiff challenge from his Tour de Suisse rivals to keep hold of the race lead at the end of Saturday's mountains stage.

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Nigel Wynn
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Nigel Wynn worked as associate editor on, he worked almost single-handedly on the Cycling Weekly website in its early days. His passion for cycling, his writing and his creativity, as well as his hard work and dedication, were the original driving force behind the website’s success. Without him, would certainly not exist on the size and scale that it enjoys today. Nigel sadly passed away, following a brave battle with a cancer-related illness, in 2018. He was a highly valued colleague, and more importantly, an exceptional person to work with - his presence is sorely missed.