Astana’s Jakob Fuglsang second in Strade Bianche, Alexey Lutsenko takes seventh place ASTANA. KAZINFORM - After an impressive race, Astana Pro Team's Jakob Fuglsang finished second in Strade Bianche. He attacked multiple times in the final, ending up with only Julian Alaphilippe to fight for the victory. The French rider eventually won the race just in front of Fuglsang, after the final steep climb in Siena. Wout van Aert completed the podium. Kazakh champion Alexey Lutsenko also made it into the top 10, finishing 7th, the team's press office informs.
U.S. stocks post weekly loss amid gloomy forecast for Europe's economy, ballooning trade deficit ASTANA. KAZINFORM - U.S. stocks wrapped up the week on a downbeat note, as the market was weighed down by the European Central Bank's (ECB) moves to cut its economic growth forecast for 2019, and swelling trade deficit in December 2018, stoking concerns over a slowdown in both U.S. and global economic growth, Xinhua has learned.