Tinkov's challenge no 'joke'

2014-10-13 20:31

According to Tinkoff-Saxo cycling team, Russian billionaire Oleg Tinkov's €1 million challenge is no "joke".

Contador keeps Vuelta lead

2014-09-13 08:08

Adam Hansen timed his attack to perfection to win the 19th stage of the Vuelta a Espana while Alberto Contador stayed in front.


A pair of elite cyclists have been thrown out for fighting during the Vuelta Espana.

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Contador extends Vuelta lead

2014-09-08 19:08

Alberto Contador has moved a huge step closer to his third Vuelta a Espana victory as he won a gruelling 16th stage.

Degenkolb claims Stage 12 win

2014-09-04 18:28

John Degenkolb has won his third stage of the Vuelta a Espana as he triumphed in a sprint finish on the 12th stage.

Contador seizes Vuelta lead

2014-09-02 18:37

Alberto Contador took the overall Vuelta a Espana lead as German Tony Martin won the 10th stage 36.7-kilometre time-trial.

Quintana in Vuelta command

2014-08-31 19:00

Colombian Nairo Quintana has snatched the overall leader's red jersey at the Tour of Spain after havoc in the peloton.

Valverde seizes Vuelta lead

2014-08-28 19:30

Alejandro Valverde leads the Tour of Spain after producing a supreme final climb to win a star-laden finish to the sixth stage.

Norwegian joins MTN-Qhubeka

2014-08-27 17:47

After five years with Team Sky, Edvald Boasson Hagen has decided to continue his career with Team MTN-Qhubeka.

Matthews wins Vuelta Stage 3

2014-08-25 19:11

Australian Michael Matthews has claimed victory in the third stage of the Vuelta a Espana and the overall race lead.

Kreuziger suspension upheld

2014-08-20 19:46

Roman Kreuziger has failed in his effort to enter the Tour of Spain, after the CAS upheld a provisional suspension amid a doping probe.

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.

Vuelta winner in dope mix up

2013-09-16 17:00

American cyclist Christopher Horner was at the centre of a drug-testing mix-up, the day after he won the Vuelta a Espana.

Nibali loses lead to Horner

2013-09-13 17:30

Chris Horner took the lead in the Vuelta a Espana from Vincenzo Nibali with two days left as Joaquim Rodriguez won Stage 19.

Mollema wins Vuelta Stage 17

2013-09-11 19:30

Bauke Mollema has won the 17th stage of the Vuelta a Espana in Burgos as Vincenzo Nibali retained the overall race lead.

Horner cuts Nibali's lead

2013-09-09 18:45

Vincenzo Nibali has retained his Vuelta a Espana lead despite suffering on Stage 16, which was won by Warren Barguil.

Cancellara claims Vuelta TT

2013-09-04 19:00

Fabian Cancellara has won stage 11 individual time trial of the Vuelta a Espana with Vincenzo Nibali reclaiming the overall lead

Moreno surges to lead Vuelta

2013-09-01 19:18

Daniel Moreno has produced another strong climb to claim his second stage win and the overall lead in the Vuelta a Espana.

Morkov wins Stage 6 of Vuelta

2013-08-29 19:02

Denmark's Michael Morkov has sprinted to victory in a remarkable sixth stage of the Vuelta a Espana to deny Germany's Tony Martin.

Nibali claims Vuelta lead

2013-08-27 19:00

Vincenzo Nibali has claimed the overall leader's jersey in the Vuelta a Espana as Daniel Morena won the fourth stage.

Nibali favourite for Vuelta

2013-08-22 15:29

Vincenzo Nibali will be seeking his second major title of the year when the mountain-heavy Spanish Vuelta begins on Saturday.


Contador wins Vuelta title

2014-09-14 21:06

Local favourite Alberto Contador has wrapped up his third Tour of Spain after holding on to his comfortable overall lead.

Degenkolb wins Vuelta Stage 17

2014-09-10 18:29

John Degenkolb has won his fourth stage of the Vuelta a Espana when he took the 17th stage from Ortigeira to La Coruna.

Riders come to blows at Vuelta

2014-09-09 14:50

Gianluca Brambilla and Ivan Rovny came to blows whilst riding at the front of the 16th stage at the Vuelta a Espana.

Navarro wins Vuelta Stage 13

2014-09-05 18:09

Dani Navarro has claimed his first Grand Tour stage victory as he won the 13th stage of the Vuelta a Espana.

Aru wins Stage 11 of Vuelta

2014-09-03 18:08

Fabio Aru has confirmed the huge impression he made at the Giro d'Italia as he won the 11th stage of the Vuelta a Espana.

Contador lining up Vuelta win

2014-09-01 21:03

Alberto Contador has publicly admitted that he can compete to win the Vuelta a Espana just a month after suffering a broken shinbone.

Bouhanni takes Vuelta Stage 8

2014-08-30 18:28

France's Nacer Bouhanni has claimed the eighth stage of the Vuelta a Espana with a perfectly timed sprint.

Degenkolb goes back to back

2014-08-27 20:11

John Degenkolb has won his second stage of the Vuelta a Espana in as many days in a controversial finish to the fifth stage.

Degenkolb wins Vuelta Stage 4

2014-08-26 19:16

Michael Matthews remains the overall leader of the Vuelta a Espana after John Degenkolb won the fourth stage.

Bouhanni wins Vuelta Stage 2

2014-08-24 18:14

France's Nacer Bouhanni has sprinted to victory in the 174.4km second stage of the Tour of Spain from Algeciras to San Fernando.

Contador confirms Vuelta spot

2014-08-14 12:24

Alberto Contador, who was forced out of the TDF with a broken shinbone, intends to start the Tour of Spain after all.

Contador eyes Tour double

2013-10-10 19:03

Alberto Contador is targeting wins in both the Tour de France and Vuelta a Espana in 2014 after Saxo Bank increased its investment.

'Grandpa' Horner wins Vuelta

2013-09-15 17:54

Chris Horner, nicknamed 'Grandpa', has created more than one landmark when he won the Vuelta a Espana at the age of 41.

Nibali clings onto Vuelta lead

2013-09-12 19:15

Vincenzo Nibali has clung on to his narrow Vuelta a Espana lead after a gruelling 18th stage won by Vasil Kiryienka.

Vuelta chopper rides slammed

2013-09-10 17:14

Alejandro Valverde says some riders in the Vuelta a Espana are getting an unfair advantage when returning to their team hotels.

Gilbert sprints to Stage 12 win

2013-09-05 18:15

Belgian rider Philippe Gilbert has edged out Edvald Boasson Hagen in a sprint finish to take the 12th stage of the Vuelta a Espana.

Horner regains Vuelta lead

2013-09-02 18:44

Chris Horner has regained the overall lead in the Vuelta a Espana after a solo victory in stage 10, a summit finish at Hazallanas.

Stybar wins, Nibali holds lead

2013-08-30 19:05

The Czech Republic's Zdenek Stybar, riding for Omega, edged the seventh stage of the Tour of Spain on Friday as Italy's Vincenzo Nibali held on to the overall lead.

Matthews wins Vuelta Stage 5

2013-08-28 19:00

Michael Matthews has won the fifth stage of the Vuelta a Espana in a sprint finish, while Vincenzo Nibali holds the overall lead.

Horner takes Vuelta lead

2013-08-26 19:30

American Chris Horner has seized a solo victory on stage three of the Vuelta a Espana to claim the overall lead.

SA rider going to Vuelta

2013-08-15 22:01

South Africa's Reinardt Janse van Rensburg is delighted at his Team Argos-Shimano selection for the Vuelta a Espana.

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