Wiggins, Froome headline British Olympic line-up

2016-06-24 22:36

Britain's Tour de France champions past and present Bradley Wiggins and Chris Froome headline the British cycling team for this year's Olympics.

Martin throws down Olympic TT marker

2016-06-24 17:24

Tony Martin has stormed to his fifth German time-trial championships victory to send out an Olympic warning six weeks ahead of the Rio Games.

Contador out of Spanish road race

2016-06-24 11:24

Tour de France hopeful Alberto Contador has pulled out of this weekend's Spanish road race championships citing health concerns.

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.

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.

Stage win a priority for Frank-powered IAM team

2016-06-21 12:51

Swiss rider Mathias Frank will spearhead the IAM team in their Tour de France challenge as they bid for a stage win in their third edition of the race.

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.

Bardet to lead AG2R in Tour de France

2016-06-20 13:40

French rider Romain Bardet will lead the AG2R team in the Tour de France f, team general manager Vincent Lavenu has said.

Lopez wins Tour of Switzerland

2016-06-19 18:54

Colombian Miguel Angel Lopez wrapped up the Tour of Switzerland title as his compatriot Jarlinson Pantano won a shortened final stage in Davos.


Armstrong eyes third Olympic gold

2016-06-24 17:24

Kristin Armstrong will have a chance at a third straight Olympic cycling time-trial gold in Rio.

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.

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.

Katusha confirm team for TDF

2016-06-22 12:45

Russia's Ilnur Zakarin is to make his Tour de France debut next month, his Katusha team has confirmed.

Keagan Girdlestone breathing again after horrific crash

2016-06-21 13:46

SA-born professional cyclist Keagan Girdlestone has regained consciousness following a horrific crash, but his long-term health is unclear.

Team Dimension Data name TDF squad

2016-06-21 11:06

Team Dimension Data for Qhubeka will return to the Tour de France after a successful premiere 12 months ago.

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.

Quintana seals second Route du Sud title

2016-06-19 20:56

Tour de France contender Nairo Quintana won the Route du Sud on Sunday for the second time following the 155km fifth and final stage.

Quintana controls Route du Sud

2016-06-18 19:23

Colombian Nairo Quintana kept his overall lead in the Route du Sud as his Spanish Movistar team-mate Marc Soler won Stage 4.

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