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.

Greipel wins Tour de France Stage 2

2015-07-05 17:28

Andre Greipel has won the second stage of the Tour de France as Fabian Cancellara took the leader's yellow jersey.

Good start for MTN-Qhubeka

2015-07-04 19:54

In their first ever Tour de France MTN-Qhubeka have a rider in the top 10 after the race's opening stage.

Eritrea's historic day at TDF

2015-07-04 17:10

Eritrea's commissioner of culture and sports has hailed the participation of two riders from his country in the Tour de France.

Diplomatic Sagan happy to help leader

2015-07-02 17:42

Peter Sagan may have won the Tour de France's green jersey the last three years but the Slovak insists he is happy to play a support role for Alberto Contador.

Fantastic Four hyping up Tour

2015-06-27 13:10

The prospect of the fantastic four lining up to contest the Tour de France has whet the appetite of enthusiasts.

Frank Schleck out of Tour de France

2015-06-23 17:05

Former podium finisher Frank Schleck will miss the Tour de France due to a knee injury, his Trek team has announced.


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.

Dennis aiming to keep hold of yellow

2015-07-05 10:28

Rohan Dennis vowed to keep hold of the yellow jersey for as long as possible after winning the Tour de France's opening stage.

Dennis wins 1st stage of TDF

2015-07-04 17:51

Australian rider Rohan Dennis won the first stage of the Tour de France with record pace on Saturday.

Froome behind Tour rivals, says Quintana

2015-07-03 22:15

Specialist climber Nairo Quintana says 2013 Tour de France champion Chris Froome is behind his main rivals in the race for this year's victory.

Froome fired up by 2014 Tour crash

2015-06-29 17:50

Chris Froome hopes to gain extra motivation for this year's Tour de France from his experience of crashing out as defending champion 12 months ago.

Five Africans in TdF team MTN-Qhubeka

2015-06-23 22:00

SA's team MTN-Qhubeka have named an unprecedented five African riders in their nine-man team to take part in their first Tour de France.

Gilbert out of Tour de France

2015-06-16 15:58

Philippe Gilbert withdrew from the Tour of Switzerland with a leg injury that will also keep him out of the Tour de France.

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