Alonso misses UCI deadline

2014-10-08 18:15

Formula One driver Fernando Alonso has missed his chance to register a professional cycling team for the 2015 season.

Men's road race wide open

2014-09-27 08:10

Picking a winner in World Championships elite men's road race looks to be about as easy as selecting the winning lottery numbers.

Brennauer wins world TT gold

2014-09-23 19:13

Lisa Brennauer has added the world individual time trial title to her team gold when she finished strongly to pip Hanna Solovey.

Impey to lead SA challenge

2014-09-18 20:04

Daryl Impey will represent South Africa at the 2014 UCI Road World Championships taking place in Ponferrada, Spain.

Great Britain drop Cavendish

2014-09-04 16:42

Sprint specialist Mark Cavendish was omitted from the squad announced by Great Britain for the UCI Road World Championships.

UCI accused protecting Froome

2014-06-15 15:00

The UCI has been accused of giving Chris Froome an unfair advantage by allowing him to use a steroid-based drug.

Gwin wins men's downhill

2014-04-13 10:08

American Aaron Gwin has claimed victory in the Elite Men's downhill race at the 2014 UCI MTB World Cup at Cascades MTB Park.

UCI to probe Sky rider

2013-12-17 18:01

The UCI has started disciplinary proceedings against Team Sky rider Jonathan Tiernan-Locke for a doping violation.

'Too late' for Lance tell-all

2013-11-14 16:18

Lance Armstrong's promise to come clean about doping is "a little late", the head of USADA Travis Tygart has said.

Lance: Just treat me fairly!

2013-11-11 14:30

Disgraced former Tour de France winner Lance Armstrong has said he will testify with "100 percent transparency and honesty".

UCI boss unveils his strategy

2013-10-29 19:45

UCI chief Brian Cookson has ordered an audit of its own anti-doping operations and how to investigate links to Lance Armstrong.

Vos retains her world title

2013-09-28 19:00

Olympic champion Marianne Vos has outclassed her rivals to claim her third world championships gold in the women's road race.

Cookson wins UCI vote

2013-09-27 17:27

Britain's Brian Cookson was elected president of the International Cycling Union after beating incumbent Pat McQuaid.

Howson claims u-23 TT crown

2013-09-23 18:19

Damien Howson has dominated the world championship under-23 time-trial to claim the title ahead of Yoann Paillot.

USA Cycling endorses Cookson

2013-09-19 11:17

USA Cycling has endorsed British challenger Brian Cookson against incumbent president Pat McQuaid in a contentious election.

Cookson vows to clean up UCI

2013-09-17 19:05

UCI presidential candidate Brian Cookson has vowed to cleanse the organisation of its tarnished reputation over doping if elected.

Cookson backed in UCI election

2013-09-15 17:00

European cycling leaders vote to back Cookson over McQuaid in UCI presidential election

McQuaid's UCI candidacy valid

2013-08-20 18:00

UCI president Pat McQuaid has cited independent legal advice to support his nominations from Thailand and Morocco.

McQuaid: Lance not a factor

2013-07-08 17:15

UCI president Pat McQuaid believes Lance Armstrong's high-profile case should not have an influence on his campaign for re-election.

McQuaid slams agenda

2013-06-25 20:14

UCI president Pat McQuaid has dismissed an agenda unveiled by his challenger for the post at this year's election.

McQuaid seeks UCI re-election

2013-05-16 12:34

Pat McQuaid will stand for a third term as president of the UCI after being endorsed by the Swiss federation.

UCI rejects USADA claims

2013-04-26 14:43

Cycling's world governing body has roundly rejected claims that they had contributed nothing to the fight against doping in the sport.

UCI: Lance used steroids in '99

2013-04-17 22:34

Lance Armstrong returned four samples with traces of steroids in 1999, the UCI says, although it was not treated as positive tests.

Cycling has 'confidence crisis'

2013-02-12 16:34

Cycling faces a "crisis of confidence" over doping after the Lance Armstrong scandal, WADA head John Fahey says.

WADA, UCI in war of words

2013-01-30 12:10

WADA has accused cycling's UCI of "deceit" following its decision to disband a commission into the Lance Armstrong drugs scandal.


Valverde rises to top spot

2014-10-06 16:03

Alejandro Valverde finishes the season at the top-ranked road cyclist after Alberto Contador's withdrawal from the Tour of Beijing.

Armstrong report due in 2015

2014-09-25 21:23

The International Cycling Union says an independent panel investigating the sport's doping history should report early in 2015.

Team BMC win world TTT title

2014-09-21 18:43

BMC led have upset the favourites including reigning champions Omega-Pharma Quick-Step to win the men's team timetrial world title.

Froome leads British assault

2014-09-17 18:16

Former TDF champions Chris Froome and Bradley Wiggins were named in the Great Britain team for the Road World Championships.

Menchov banned for doping

2014-07-12 19:15

Former Giro d'Italia and Vuelta Espana winner Denis Menchov is serving a drugs ban, the UCI have revealed.

Absalon reigns supreme

2014-04-13 19:26

The UCI MTB World Cup came to a thrilling end with the elite men’s cross country final that saw Julien Absalon claim victory.

UCI dope report due next year

2014-04-09 17:12

An inquiry team probing the role of cycling's leaders in the Lance Armstrong doping scandal will deliver its report by next year.

Lance's credibility questioned

2013-11-19 14:08

Former UCI president Hein Verbruggen has questioned disgraced American rider Lance Armstrong's credibility.

UCI, WADA agree on inquiry

2013-11-13 18:30

UCI president Brian Cookson says they have agreed with WADA on a commission of inquiry into the cycling's drug-stained past.

UCI boss calls out dopers

2013-11-04 18:00

UCI boss Brian Cookson has urged riders and managers who have been involved in past doping practices to come forward.

Froome backs new UCI chief

2013-10-25 14:18

TDF champion Chris Froome has backed new International Cycling Union president Brian Cookson to rid the sport of its doping culture.

UCI offers Lance olive branch

2013-09-27 19:55

New world cycling chief Brian Cookson is hoping disgraced Lance Armstrong can play a key role in a 'truth and reconciliation' process.

Martin defends world TT title

2013-09-25 17:02

Tony Martin has claimed his third consecutive title in the men's time trial at the world road race cycling championships.

McQuaid defiant for UCI vote

2013-09-19 20:13

AP Interview: UCI president Pat McQuaid 'very assured' he'll win another 4-year term next week

Doping amnesty for cyclists

2013-09-18 11:03

Brian Cookson, the UCI candidate, has vowed if he is elected to offer cyclists an amnesty should they come clean about doping.

SA pick strong track team

2013-09-16 18:00

Track cycling Olympian Bernard Esterhuizen will head a strong 11-member South African team to the UCI Track World Cup series.

McQuaid loses Swiss backing

2013-08-21 13:32

Pat McQuaid has lost Switzerland's backing for his bid to be re-elected as head of cycling's governing body.

Buys rides for Stander legacy

2013-07-18 16:30

Olympian Philip Buys hopes his performance at the UCI Mountain Bike World Championships will do justice to the late Burry Stander.

Cookson hits back at McQuaid

2013-06-26 21:01

Pat McQuaid's challenger for the UCI presidency, Brian Cookson, has hit back after being criticised for his election manifesto.

UCI backs Armstrong audit

2013-06-14 10:59

World cycling's governing body has backed a proposal to carry out an independent audit of its role in the Lance Armstrong scandal.

UCI, doping body strike deal

2013-04-29 16:58

The International Cycling Union has agreed to cooperate fully with the French anti-doping body at this year's Tour de France.

Lance urged to implicate UCI

2013-04-25 17:36

The head of the US Anti-Doping Agency wants Lance Armstrong to reveal that the UCI helped him cover up suspicious doping samples.

Pat McQuaid seeks third term

2013-04-13 13:51

Pat McQuaid has been nominated for a third term as president of cycling's world governing body on the condition he overhauls the UCI

UCI hardens anti-drugs stance

2013-02-11 16:18

The UCI has toughened up its anti-doping policy by imposing an eight-day rest on cyclists following an injection of corticoids.

WADA slams 'arrogant' UCI

2013-01-29 19:05

WADA has called the UCI "arrogant" after cycling's governing body shut down its own independent commission into doping.

Jobs in Cape Town [change area]

Property [change area]

Travel - Look, Book, Go! - shop online today

Month End Madness Sale!

Save up to 60% on across a wide range of goods from books to electronics, DVDs and many more. Sale end 31 January 2015. Shop now!

Valentine’s Day gifts – 14 Feb!

Gifts to spoil him and her. While stocks last. Shop now!

Lego sale!

Buy 2 or more Lego toys and get 15% off. While stocks last. Shop now!

30% off fragrances

Get 30% off fragrances for him and her. While stocks last. Shop now!

Up to 30% off All Textbooks

Save up to 30% off an extensive range of prescribed textbooks for all major universities and FET colleges. Shop Now!

OLX Free Classifieds [change area]

Samsung Galaxy s4

Mobile, Cell Phones in South Africa, Western Cape, Cape Town. Date October 24

Best bargain in big bay

Real Estate, Houses - Apartments for Sale in South Africa, Western Cape, Cape Town. Date October 25

VW Golf 6, 1.6 Trendline (Excellent condition)

Vehicles, Cars in South Africa, Western Cape, Cape Town. Date October 25

There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.


Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.

Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire network.


Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.

Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.