SIMON YATES


Nationality: GBR
Birth date: 07-08-1992

Team History


2017: ORICA - SCOTT
2016: ORICA - AIS
2015: ORICA - AIS

News

Yates collapses, Chris Froome attacks and tops GC at Giro d'Italia

Chris Froome (Team Sky) has conquered his second stage victory at the 2018 Giro d'Italia. Read more...

Giro d'Italia - Simon Yates: I'm still in front and that's better than being behind

Simon Yates (Mitchelton-Scott) has kept the Pink Jersey for another day but has lost half of the advantage that he had on Tom Dumoulin ahead of another climbing day. Read more...

Schachmann wins stage, Tom Dumoulin cuts gap with Simon Yates in half

Maximilian Schachmann has won the 18th stage of the Giro d'Italia. A late attack of Chris Froome and Tom Dumoulin made Simon Yates lose 28 seconds in the General Classification. Read more...

Giro d'Italia - Simon Yates: I hope everyone is tired because I'm tired

Mitchelton-Scott's Simon Yates has finished the 17th stage of the Giro d'Italia still wearing the Pink Jersey but regretting that the day was so fast and tiring. Read more...

Giro d'Italia - Simon Yates: I'm really surprised that I kept the Pink Jersey

Simon Yates (Mitchelton-Scott) has been able to control the losses on the Individual Time Trial of the 16th stage at the Giro d'Italia. Read more...

Rohan Dennis wins second Giro d'Italia TT, Tom Dumoulin reduces gap with Simon Yates

Rohan Dennis (BMC) was the fastest man at the Individual Time Trial of the 16th stage of the Giro d'Italia. Read more...

Giro d'Italia - Simon Yates: These were the hardest 15 kilometres of my life

Mitchelton-Scott's Simon Yates sits in first position of the General Classification, more than two minutes ahead of Tom Dumoulin, hoping that this will be enough for the victory. Read more...

Simon Yates makes it three at Giro d'Italia

Simon Yates (Mitchelton-Scott) has taken his third stage victory at the 2018 Giro d'Italia. The Briton attacked with 18 kilometres remaining of the stage. Read more...

Giro d'Italia - Simon Yates: I'm happy and disappointed at the same time

Simon Yates was second on the 14th stage of the Giro d'Italia. The rider couldn't get the victory but got some time on his direct rivals in the General Classification. Read more...

Giro d'Italia - Simon Yates: Tomorrow I don't expect big gaps

Simon Yates (Mitchelton-Scott) finished the 13th stage of the Giro d'Italia wearing the Pink Jersey and looking forward to the difficult day that is coming. Read more...

Giro d'Italia - Simon Yates: A lot of guys were underestimating the final there

Simon Yates of Mitchelton-Scott survived yet another day in the Pink Jersey but admitted that it had been a rather difficult day. Read more...

Giro d'Italia - Simon Yates: I gave everything to get some time but it was a small gain

Mitchelton-Scott's Simon Yates has won his second stage at the 2018 edition of the Giro d'Italia, but he thinks the efforts of the day were not good enough. Read more...

Simon Yates takes second victory at 2018 Giro d'Italia

Simon Yates (Mitchelton-Scott) has won the 11th stage of the Giro d'Italia. The rider took his second victory at this edition of the race after a late attack. Read more...

Giro d'Italia - Simon Yates: More than seconds, I need to get minutes on Tom Dumoulin

Simon Yates (Mitchelton-Scott) has finished another stage in the Pink Jersey and though today was a disappointing day for his team, he made the best of it. Read more...

Giro d'Italia - Simon Yates praises teammates after stage 9 victory

Mitchelton-Scott's Simon Yates has extended his GC lead by taking the victory of a stage in which other favourites showed their weaknesses. Read more...

Simon Yates extends GC lead with stage victory, Froome and Aru lose more than a minute

Simon Yates (Mitchelton-Scott) has won the ninth stage of the Giro d'Italia. Favourites like Chris Froome and Fabio Aru lost more than one minute at the day's summit finale. Read more...

Giro d'Italia - Simon Yates: Tomorrow is a more difficult climb

Mitchelton-Scott's Simon Yates has survived another day in the Pink Jersey, finishing safely in the group of favorites at the end of stage 8. Read more...

Giro d'Italia - Simon Yates: I don't like labels like leader or captain

Simon Yates (Mitchelton-Scott) has managed to keep the Pink Jersey by finishing well protected by his team, though he doesn't consider himself the leader of the roster. Read more...

Giro d'Italia - Simon Yates: I told Chaves he could take the stage victory

Simon Yates (Mitchelton-Scott) attacked from the favourites group in the last kilometres, creating a gap big enough to take the Pink Jersey. Read more...

Dream stage for Mitchelton-Scott as Yates conquers Pink and Chaves takes victory

Mitchelton-Scott has had a successful day at the Giro d'Italia with Esteban Chaves winning the stage and Simon Yates finishing second to take the Pink Jersey. Read more...

Esteban Chaves and Simon Yates to lead Mitchelton-Scott in Giro

Former runner-up in the Giro d’Italia Johan Esteban Chaves will lead Mitchelton Scott in the Italian Grand Tour this year. He will share the leadership with Simon Yates. Read more...

Celebration for Simon Yates and Alejandro Valverde in Volta a Catalunya

Simon Yates (Mitchelton-Scott) took the victory at the last stage of the Volta a Catalunya while Alejandro Valverde got the overall win of the race. Read more...

Simon Yates takes Queen Stage victory and leads GC at Paris-Nice

Mitchelton-Scott's Simon Yates was the strongest man at the Queen Stage of Paris-Nice. The Briton crossed the finish line on his own after launching a last kilometre attack. Read more...

Adam Yates to the 2018 Tour de France, Simon and Chaves do Giro and Vuelta

Orica-Scott has announced that Adam Yates will return to the 2018 Tour de France while his brother Simon will share leadership with Esteban Chaves in the other grand tours. Read more...

Vuelta a España - Orica-Scott's Neil Stephens: We're in a good position

Orica-Scott Sports Director Neil Stephens believes that everything is going according to plan as all three of the team's leaders continue to compete for the overall classification. Read more...

Yates brothers and Esteban Chaves lead Orica-Scott in Vuelta a España

Orica-Scott has announced a strong squad for the upcoming Vuelta a España, with the Yates brothers and Esteban Chaves all set to have a go at the general classification. Read more...

Tour de France - Simon Yates glad to take White Jersey a year after his brother

One year ago, Adam Yates wore the White Jersey of the Young Classification of the Tour de France. Now it's the turn of his twin brother, Simon. Read more...

Tour de France odds: So, what do the bookmakers say?

First the first rest day behind us, all eyes are back on the peloton today for the tenth stage of the Tour de France. But, what do bookmakers make of what has happened so far? Read more...

Simon Yates: You have to take the opportunity when it comes

Orica-Scott's Simon Yates has taken the lead in the young rider's classification of the Tour de France by finishing in sixth position in the fifth stage. Read more...

Orica-Scott: Esteban Chaves, Simon Yates to share leadership at Tour de France

Australian WorldTour team Orica-Scott has unveiled its final line-up for the upcoming Tour de France. As expected, Simon Yates and Esteban Chaves will share the leadership. Read more...

Simon Yates replaces Chaves at Tour de France squad

Orica-Scott has announced a change in the team's program for the season, by choosing Simon Yates to be the leader for the Tour de France. Read more...

Victory for Simon Yates at GP Miguel Indurain

Orica-Scott's Simon Yates has won the GP Miguel Indurain in the North of Spain. The British rider crossed the finish line by himself. Read more...

Paris-Nice: Sixth stage for Simon Yates, Alaphilippe retains yellow jersey

Simon Yates has won the sixth stage of the 2017 Paris-Nice. The Orica-Scott rider attacked in the last kilometers and arrived solo to the uphill finish line. Read more...

Yates brothers to lead Giro and Vuelta, Chaves in Tour

Orica-Scott has decided that the Yates brothers will lead the team in the Giro d'Italia and Esteban Chaves in the Tour de France. All three are set to ride the Vuelta a España. Read more...

Simon Yates: I timed my attack to perfection

Orica-BikeExchange's Simon Yates launched a powerful attack at the end of the sixth stage of the 2016 Vuelta a España and took the victory. Read more...

Simon Yates victorious in Vuelta a España

Simon Yates of Orica-BikeExchange has won stage six of the Vuelta a España. Race leader Darwin Atapuma of BMC Racing Team keeps the Red Jersey for another day. Read more...

Yates twins extend contract with Orica-BikeExchange

Adam and Simon Yates have extended their contracts with Australian team Orica-BikeExchange. The British brothers will be riding with the team for two more years. Read more...

Simon Yates wins Prueba Villafranca-Ordiziako Klasika

British cyclist Simon Yates has won the Prueba Villafranca-Ordiziako Klasika, a 1.1 category race taking place in Basque Country, Spain. Read more...




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