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Alexandre Vinokourov.. Photo by Yaroslav Radlovskiy©
Vinokourov will open bicycle shop in Almaty

Famous Kazakhstan cyclist and Astana team member Alexandre Vinokourov will open his own bicycle shop on May 5 in Almaty.

Vinokourov will open bicycle shop in Almaty
Gazelle-Trophy marathon race. Photo courtesy of astanafans.com
Gazelle Trophy will be held in Almaty mountains

Gazelle Trophy marathon cycling race will be held in Almaty mountains on May Days.

Gazelle Trophy will be held in Almaty mountains
Maksim Iglinskiy (Right). Photo courtesy of Kazakhstan Cycling Federation
Iglinskiy won the race thanks to Vinokourov’s advice

Maksim Iglinskiy commented on his victory in Liege-Bastogne-Liege race.

Iglinskiy won the race thanks to Vinokourov’s advice
Kazakhstan cyclist won world oldest race
Kazakhstan cyclist won world oldest race

Kazakhstan Proteam Astana cyclist Maksim Iglinskiy won the prestigious one-day Liege-Bastogne-Liege race.

Kazakhstan cyclist won world oldest race
Astana retained 13th line in UCI rating
Astana retained 13th line in UCI rating

Kazakhstan Astana cycling team is still ranked 13th in the International Cycling Union (UCI) rating.

Astana retained 13th line in UCI rating
Alexandre Vinokourov. ©REUTERS/Robert Pratta
Vinokourov to take part in Turkey Tour marathon cycling race

Alexandre Vinokourov, prominent cyclist from Astana team, will take part in Turkey Tour marathon cycling race.

Vinokourov to take part in Turkey Tour marathon cycling race
Yegor Silin. Photo courtesy of Astanafans.com
Astana cyclist broke his wrist in Tour of the Basque Country

Yegor Silin, Russian-born cyclist from Kazakhstan's "Astana" cycling team broke his wrist in the Tour of the Basque Country.

Astana cyclist broke his wrist in Tour of the Basque Country
Media: Astana to offer Italian cyclist 2 million euro a year
Media: Astana to offer Italian cyclist 2 million euro a year

Kazakhstan Astana cycling team is ready to offer Italian Vincenzo Nibali a contract worth 2 million euro a year.

Media: Astana to offer Italian cyclist 2 million euro a year
Astana cycling team. Photo courtesy of the team
Astana retained the eighth line in UCI rating

Kazakhstan Astana cycling team is still ranked eighth in the International Cycling Union (UCI) rating.

Astana retained the eighth line in UCI rating
"Astana" cycling team. Photo courtesy of the team.
Astana cycling team moved four lines up in UCI rating

Kazakhstan Astana cycling team has moved four lines up in the International Cycling Union (UCI) rating.

Astana cycling team moved four lines up in UCI rating
Photo courtesy of astanafans.com
Astana cyclist Kreuziger came third in Tirreno Adriatico race

Roman Kreuziger, Kazakhstan Astana team’s cyclist became third in the Italian marathon cycling race between the cities of Tirreno and Adriatico.

Astana cyclist Kreuziger came third in Tirreno Adriatico race
Astana cycling team. Photo courtesy of official website of the Club
Astana cycling team starts Race of Two Seas on March 7

Kazakhstan cycling team Astana has kicked off in Race of Two Seas.

Astana cycling team starts Race of Two Seas on March 7
Maxim Iglinskiy (L). Photo courtesy of ProTeam Astana
Astana cyclist Iglinsky came second in Strade Bianche race in Italy

Kazakhstan ProTeam Astana cyclist Maksim Iglinskiy came second in Italy's Strade Bianche race.

Astana cyclist Iglinsky came second in Strade Bianche race in Italy
Alexandre Vinokourov. ©Yaroslav Radlovskiy
Vinokourov won’t take part in London Olympic

Alexandre Vinokourov, leader of Astana Kazakhstan cycling team, won’t take part in London Olympic Games this summer.

Vinokourov won’t take part in London Olympic
Alexandre Vinokourov. ©Yaroslav Radlovskiy
Vinokourov commented on Contador's titles withdrawal

Kazakhstan professional cyclist Alexandre Vinokourov commented on Alberto Contador's disqualification.

Vinokourov commented on Contador's titles withdrawal
Contador stripped of 2010 Tour de France title as part of Astana team
Contador stripped of 2010 Tour de France title as part of Astana team

The Court of Arbitration for Sport has suspended Alberto Contador, three-time Tour de France winner, for two years.

Contador stripped of 2010 Tour de France title as part of Astana team
Alexander Vinnokourov. ©Vladimir Dmitriyev
UCI refused to initiate investigation against Vinokourov

The International Cycling Union (UCI) declared that it would not investigate the case against Kazakhstan racer Alexander Vinokourov.

UCI refused to initiate investigation against Vinokourov
Alexandre Vinokourov. Photo by Vladimir Dmitriyev©
I wouldn't mind becoming Minister of Sport: Alexandre Vinokourov

Why not? If the party wants me to, I will not shy away: Vinokourov.

I wouldn't mind becoming Minister of Sport: Alexandre Vinokourov
Alexandre Vinokourov. ©REUTERS
Vinokourov will retire after London Olympics

Alexandre Vinokourov, the leader of Astana cycling team, is planning to retire after the London Olympic Games.

Vinokourov will retire after London Olympics
Astana cyclists training at Canary Islands
Astana cyclists training at Canary Islands

Czech professional road bicycle racer from Astana team Roman Kreuziger has departed to the Canary Islands for training.

Astana cyclists training at Canary Islands