RICHIE PORTE


Nationality: AUS
Birth date: 30-01-1985

Team History


2018: BMC RACING TEAM
2017: BMC RACING TEAM
2016: BMC RACING TEAM
2015: TEAM SKY

News

Richie Porte misses World Championships: Recent illness means my preparation has been far from ideal

Richie Porte is missing the World Championships of Innsbruck next week due to an inflammation of the airways. Read more...

Vuelta a España - Richie Porte: I never said coming into this race that I was after the GC

BMC Racing Team's Richie Porte finished the second stage of the Vuelta a España at 13 minutes and 31 seconds from the day's winner Alejandro Valverde. Read more...

Vuelta a España - Richie Porte: I knew that I wasn't coming into the race in my best form

Richie Porte (BMC Racing Team) lost 51 seconds on the first stage at the Vuelta a España. The rider stands at the 97 position of the General Classification. Read more...

Vuelta a España's favourite Richie Porte signs deal with Trek-Segafredo

Vuelta a España's big favourite Richie Porte has confirmed his move to Trek-Segafredo. The Australian has inked a two-year deal with the American team. Read more...

Richie Porte, hinting at team exit, to lead BMC at Vuelta a España

Richie Porte is set to headline the BMC Racing Team roster for the upcoming Vuelta a España. This will be the first race for the Australian after his Tour de France crash. Read more...

Richie Porte and Amanda Spratt to lead Australian teams at World Championships

Richie Porte (BMC Racing Team) and Amanda Spratt (Mitchelton-Scott) have been chosen to lead the Australian men's and women's selections at the upcoming World Championships. Read more...

Tour de France - Richie Porte fractures right clavicle: For the second year in a row, I am ending the race like this

Richie Porte (BMC) has sustained a fracture in the right clavicle after crashing out of the Tour de France at the ninth stage. Read more...

Richie Porte abandons Tour de France after crash

Richie Porte has abandoned the Tour de France after suffering a crash in the early parts of stage 9 to Roubaix. Read more...

Tour de France roundup: Dumoulin, Sagan, Majka, Porte, Bardet, Nibali, Froome, Thomas

The third stage of the Tour de France was a Team Time Trial in which BMC Racing Team took the victory and put the Yellow Jersey on Greg Van Avermaet's shoulders. Read more...

Tour de France roundup: Lawson Craddock, Richie Porte, Peter Sagan

The first stage of the Tour de France was won by Fernando Gaviria and was marred with crashes and other incidents. Read more...

Strong BMC to support Richie Porte at Tour de France

Richie Porte (BMC) will be backed at the Tour de France by a team that will largely resemble the one that helped him claim the 2018 Tour de Suisse victory. Read more...

Short news roundup: Richie Porte, Nairo Quintana, Rick Zabel

Today's short news roundup includes rumours of Richie Porte's new team, Nairo Quintana's biggest rivals at the Tour de France, and Rick Zabel's training crash. Read more...

Stefan Küng takes last stage victory, Richie Porte wins Tour de Suisse

Stefan Küng (BMC) has set the best time at the closing Individual Time Trial in the Tour de Suisse. Read more...

Nairo Quintana takes solo victory, Richie Porte extends GC lead at Tour de Suisse

Movistar's Nairo Quintana has taken the victory at the seventh stage of the Tour de Suisse. Read more...

Diego Ulissi conquers mountain finish at Tour de Suisse, Richie Porte takes GC lead

Diego Ulissi (UAE Team Emirates) has taken the victory at the fifth stage of the Tour de Suisse. The rider was the strongest at the climbing finish. Read more...

Richie Porte to captain a strong BMC at the Tour de Suisse

Richie Porte (BMC) is set to start in the Tour de Suisse for the first time as the last step of his preparation ahead of the Tour de France. Read more...

Richie Porte to lead BMC Racing Team in Tour de Romandie

Richie Porte will be back to defend his title of the Tour de Romandie and will team up with Tejay Van Garderen in the lead of BMC Racing Team. Read more...

Richie Porte returns to racing at Vuelta al Pais Vasco with low expectations

BMC Racing Team's Richie Porte will return to competition in the Vuelta al Pais Vasco. Read more...

Caruso and Dennis take over BMC's Tirreno-Adriatico captaincy

Richie Porte has developed an upper respiratory infection that stops him from starting at Tirreno-Adriatico. He will be replaced as captain by Damiano Caruso and Rohan Dennis. Read more...

Richie Porte and Tejay Van Garderen face first European test at Volta ao Algarve

Richie Porte and Tejay van Garderen will be leading BMC Racing Team at the upcoming Volta ao Algarve. The riders will also start their European season at the Portuguese race. Read more...

Richie Porte: That was the hardest one to win so far

Richie Porte of BMC Racing Team won the Tour Down Under stage to Willunga Hill for the fifth consecutive time on Saturday, but considered this one the most difficult to achieve. Read more...

Race Report: Richie Porte conquers Willunga Hill, Daryl Impey leads GC

BMC's Richie Porte has won the Queen Stage of the Tour Down Under for the fifth time in a row. Mitchelton-Scott's Daryl Impey put on the leader's jersey at the end of the day. Read more...

Richie Porte to return three months after Tour de France crash

BMC's Richie Porte is returning to racing at the Japan Cup Cycle Road Race. The Australian has been out of competition since the crash at the 2017 Tour de France. Read more...

Richie Porte sore and disappointed after Tour de France crash

Richie Porte (BMC) suffered one of the most important crashes of the ninth stage and the entire 2017 Tour de France. The next day he feels the physical pain and the disappointment. Read more...

Richie Porte fractures clavicle and pelvis, no surgery required

Richie Porte of BMC Racing Team has fractured his pelvis and clavicle in Sunday's Tour de France stage 9 crash. The Australian will not require surgery, the team confirmed. Read more...

BMC's Fabio Baldato: Richie Porte was always conscious after crash

BMC Racing Team manager Fabio Baldato was one of the first at the scene following the crash of Richie Porte in the Tour de France. Read more...

Richie Porte out of Tour de France after serious crash

Australian Richie Porte has abandoned the 2017 Tour de France after a serious crash on the last descent of stage 9. Read more...

Tour de France: Richie Porte plans to go all out on Sunday

No major attacks were launched in the eighth stage of the Tour de France on Saturday but Richie Porte is planning to make a difference on Sunday. Read more...

Richie Porte: It's gonna be a hard weekend for everybody

Richie Porte of BMC Racing Team believes that the second weekend of the Tour de France will offer a true shake-up in the General Classification standings. Read more...

Richie Porte about stage 6: Nothing to gain but so much to lose

BMC Racing Team leader Richie Porte was happy to get the sixth stage of the Tour de France out of the way without experiencing any trouble. Read more...

Tour de France: Richie Porte pleased but would have liked to do more

Richie Porte was pleased with the result of the first real mountain stage in this year's Tour de France although he would have liked to do more. Read more...

Richie Porte: Thank God for the three-kilometer rule

Tour de France General Classification candidate Richie Porte of BMC Racing Team is highly motivated for what is to come after a stressful final few kilometers in stage 4. Read more...

Richie Porte: It's a shame I couldn't finish it off

Richie Porte (BMC) showed his strength by being in the lead during the day's last ascent but ended up outside the top 10. Read more...

Minor injuries for Richie Porte after second stage crash

Richie Porte was one of the riders involved in the day's big crash but he came out practically unscathed. Read more...

Richie Porte: I was petrified to be honest

Australian Richie Porte believes that limiting the risks was the most important thing during Saturday's Tour de France time trial but would have liked to set a faster time. Read more...

Richie Porte extends contract with BMC

Richie Porte has extended his contract with BMC beyond the 2017 season. The team has not specified the length of the new contract. Read more...

BMC Racing Team announces Tour de France line-up

BMC Racing Team has unveiled its line-up for the Tour de France. Richie Porte will be assisted by a squad that looks very different from last year's edition of the French race. Read more...

Dauphine: Quotes after the final stage

The Criterium du Dauphine finished with an exciting stage in which Jakob Fuglsang (Astana) got the overall victory by seconds. There was plenty to talk about afterwards. Read more...

Dauphine: Peter Kennaugh wins stage 7, Richie Porte still on top

Peter Kennaugh of Team Sky has won the penultimate stage of the Criterium du Dauphine. BMC's Richie Porte remains in the overall lead after another strong performance. Read more...

Richie Porte gets yellow jersey, stage victory for Jakob Fuglsang

Jakob Fuglsang has taken the victory at the sixth stage of the Criterium Du Dauphine. The rider of Astana won a finish line sprint against Richie Porte and Chris Froome. Read more...

Richie Porte wins ITT, Thomas de Gendt keeps GC lead

Richie Porte has won the fourth stage of the Criterium du Dauphine. The rider of BMC was the fastest at the day's Time Trial and was followed by Tony Martin and Alejandro Valverde. Read more...

Richie Porte: It was such a sweet victory

The seventh stage of Paris-Nice has seen Richie Porte taking his fifth victory at the race. Read more...

Richie Porte wins Queen stage, Sergio Henao takes GC lead

Richie Porte has taken the victory at the seventh stage of Paris-Nice. Read more...

Relieved Richie Porte secures overall victory in Tour Down Under

Australian Richie Porte of BMC Racing Team has won the 2017 Tour Down Under. The leader successfully defended his Ochre jersey in the sixth and final stage. Read more...

Richie Porte wins and extends lead in Tour Down Under

Richie Porte of BMC Racing Team has once again won the stage to Willunga Hill and has as such extended his lead in the overall classification. Read more...

Tour Down Under: Caleb Ewan unstoppable, Richie Porte keeps lead

Caleb Ewan of Orica-Scott has secured his third stage win in this year's Tour Down Under. Richie Porte remains in the lead with two stages to go. Read more...

Caleb Ewan wins again in Tour Down Under, Richie Porte keeps lead

Caleb Ewan of Orica-Scott has won stage three of the Tour Down Under. The Australian beat world champion Peter Sagan to take his second victory in the race. Read more...

Richie Porte wins and leads in Tour Down Under

Richie Porte of BMC Racing Team is the new leader of the Tour Down Under after finishing solo to win the second stage. Read more...

Richie Porte believes Tour de France win is possible

Australian Richie Porte came close to the podium of the Tour de France and is ready to bridge the remaining gap as BMC Racing Team's sole leader in 2017. Read more...




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