Tinkoff bank on Contador, Sagan

2016-06-28 21:31

Two-time Tour de France winner Alberto Contador and world champion Peter Sagan head Russian team Tinkoff's assault on the Tour de France.

Astana's Tour charge led by Aru, Nibali

2016-06-27 19:28

Italian climber and Tour of Spain winner Fabio Aru teams up with his compatriot Vincenzo Nibali for Astana in the Tour de France.

TDF back on World Tour calendar

2016-06-24 14:01

The Tour de France, the Tour of Spain and a series of Spring Classics are back on the World Tour calendar.

Porte, Van Garderen get equal billing on Tour

2016-06-22 21:10

Richie Porte and Tejay Van Garderen will be given equal billing when the US-backed BMC team launch their assault on the Tour de France.

Froome given powerful team for TDF defence

2016-06-22 15:06

Defending champion Chris Froome will make his challenge for a third Tour de France title with the support of a strong Team Sky line-up.

CT chef to feed Team Dimension Data at TDF

2016-06-21 10:46

Cape Town-born Lindsay Venn has been asked to take charge of the kitchen for Team Dimension Data for Qhubeka in the upcoming Tour de France.

Shock at Tour de France Chilean wine deal

2016-02-26 17:34

There was a whiff of revolt in France as news broke that the Tour de France organisers had struck a deal to promote a Chilean wine at its 2016 event.

Dutch sue TDF for unpaid bill

2015-11-04 19:42

The Dutch cycling federation is seeking to recover some €140,000 owed by ASO, the organisers of the Tour de France.

Nibali wins, Froome's lead cut

2015-07-24 19:19

Vincenzo Nibali won the 19th stage of the Tour de France on Friday as Nairo Quintana clawed back time on Chris Froome.

TDF: Bardet wins 18th stage

2015-07-23 17:38

France's Romain Bardet won the 18th stage of the Tour de France on Thursday while Chris Froome still leads overall.


Cancellara leads Trek veterans at TDF

2016-06-27 21:29

American outfit Trek is placing its faith in experience at the Tour de France with a team led by time-trial specialist Fabian Cancellara.

Quintana headlines Movistar's TDF team

2016-06-27 19:26

Colombian Nairo Quintana will headline the Movistar team in his bid for the Tour de France's yellow jersey.

Greipel leads experienced Lotto team at TDF

2016-06-23 19:01

German sprinter Andre Greipel will lead an experienced Lotto team at the Tour de France, the Belgian outfit have confirmed.

Lotto take a chance on Groenewegen

2016-06-22 15:41

Dutch cycling team Lotto NL are betting on rookie sprinter Dylan Groenewegen for the Tour de France after Robert Gesink was involved in a heavy fall last week.

Kittel back at Tour with new team

2016-06-21 21:05

German sprint king Marcel Kittel returns to the Tour de France next month with his new Etixx-Quick Step team.

Copenhagen bids to host Tour de France start

2016-06-20 17:17

Denmark have presented their bid for Copenhagen to host the start of the Tour de France sometime between 2019 and 2021.

Froome to publish testing data

2015-11-08 13:11

Chris Froome aims to end all speculation about his Tour de France victories by releasing performance data next month.

Froome: TDF route suits me

2015-10-20 16:48

Chris Froome has sent an ominous warning to his rivals by saying that next year's TDF route suits him more than 2015 did.

Contador: TDF podium a long shot

2015-07-23 19:47

Alberto Contador admitted on Thursday that his hopes of a podium finish are slim at the Tour de France.

Froome predicts east African dominance

2015-07-12 08:25

Chris Froome says he expects east Africans to one day dominate cycling the way they do distance running.

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