Nibali wins Vuelta third stage, Froome takes overall lead

2017-08-21 19:00

Chris Froome climbed into the leader's red jersey at the Vuelta a Espana despite missing out on the stage three win to Vincenzo Nibali.

Hoffman retains Cycle4Cansa title in close finish

2017-08-21 14:44

Timing his sprint to perfection, Nolan Hoffman edged ahead of rival Clint Hendricks to retain his Bestmed Cycle4Cansa Championship title at Sun City.

BMC win opening stage at security-tight Vuelta

2017-08-19 21:08

BMC Racing emerged victors in a team time trial as the Vuelta a Espana got underway under heightened security measures.

Tour convinced Contador it was time to quit

2017-08-18 20:19

Alberto Contador said he knew the time had come to retire during last month's Tour de France, where he was unable to keep up.

A small company with big spirit

2017-08-18 15:28

Bicycle company Two Wheels Trading was founded in 2007 to distribute fine bicycle accessories. Since then, it has released two bike brands tailored to South Africa’s unique conditions.

Froome targets historic double on Contador's farewell

2017-08-18 08:30

Four-time TDF winner Chris Froome begins his quest to make more cycling history by ending a long and arduous wait to win the Vuelta a Espana.

Ex-Olympic champion Sanchez fails doping test

2017-08-17 16:04

Spain's former Olympic road race champion, Samuel Sanchez, has failed an out-of-competition doping test, cycling's governing body the UCI has announced.

Movistar snatch Landa from Sky

2017-08-15 17:22

Highly-rated climber Mikel Landa has signed a two-year deal with Movistar, the Spanish team has announced.

Froome spearheads Sky's assault on Vuelta

2017-08-14 17:00

Four-time Tour de France champion Chris Froome said he had "unfinished business" with the Vuelta a Espana after Team Sky unveiled their line-up for this year's race.

Wellens wins BinckBank stage, Dumoulin leads

2017-08-12 17:45

Belgian Tim Wellens won the sixth stage as Tom Dumoulin of the Netherlands took the overall lead in the BinckBank Tour.


Team Dimension Data sign top Dutch rider

2017-08-21 15:13

Tom-Jelte Slagter has signed for Team Dimension Data for Qhubeka after spending the last four seasons with the Cannondale-Drapac outfit.

Lampaert wins second stage, takes Vuelta lead

2017-08-20 18:01

Belgian Yves Lampaert won the second stage of the Vuelta a Espana and took the overall lead of the race with a late attack on the 203.4km from Nimes to Gruissan.

2018 Vuelta to begin in Malaga

2017-08-19 14:23

Next year's Vuelta a Espana will start with a time trial in Malaga, race organisers announced on Saturday.

Dan Martin leaves Quick Step for UAE

2017-08-18 17:10

Ireland's Dan Martin has agreed to join UAE Team Emirates from Quick Step Floors for the next two seasons.

Team Dimension Data sign top Begian star

2017-08-18 14:33

Team Dimension Data for Qhubeka have announced the signing of Belgian, Julien Vermote.

Putin grants Australia's Perkins Russian citizenship

2017-08-17 17:29

President Vladimir Putin has given former cycling world champion Shane Perkins of Australia Russian citizenship with the 2020 Tokyo Olympics in mind.

German sprinter Kittel switches to Katusha-Alpecin

2017-08-16 17:08

Sprint star Marcel Kittel has quit Belgium's Team Quick Step-Floors to link up with Germany's world time-trial champion Tony Martin at Swiss outfit Katusha-Alpecin.

Uran signs contract extension with Cannondale

2017-08-14 19:02

Colombian Rigoberto Uran, who finished second to Chris Froome at the Tour de France last month, ha signed a three-year contract extension with Cannondale.

Meintjes returns to Team Dimension Data

2017-08-14 12:52

Louis Meintjes will return to the Team Dimension Data for Qhubeka team in 2018.

Sky's Rowe breaks leg on stag party

2017-08-09 10:39

Team Sky's Luke Rowe is facing a long spell on the sidelines after breaking his leg while white-water rafting on his brother's stag party.

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