Elite cycling centre boss sacked after bullying claims

2019-11-04 20:40

The head of the elite World Cycling Centre Frederic Magne has been removed from his post in Switzerland by the International Cycling Union.

Cycling on the road to equality with mixed gender time trial

2018-09-28 14:41

The International Cycling Union says it has received a warm reception for plans to hold a mixed men's and women's national team event.

Setback for Froome in doping investigation

2018-03-30 20:50

The UCI, cycling's governing body, has rejected Chris Froome's explanations as unfounded and referred his case to an anti-doping court.

Cancellara could face mechanical doping probe

2017-11-10 07:37

Former world champion Fabian Cancellara could be investigated over accusations that he used a hidden motor in his bicycle.

Evergreen Minnaar wins again for SA

2017-06-05 14:06

South Africa's Greg Minnaar has extended his lead atop the all-time list of MTB World Cup winners with victory in Scotland.

Minnaar’s race bang on, the bad way

2016-06-14 09:56

Greg Minnaar placed fifth in the Downhill World Cup in Leogang on Sunday on a track that featured both wet and dry sections.

Vorganov free to race after UCI lifts drug ban

2016-05-09 21:54

Cycling's ruling body has lifted Russian Eduard Vorganov's provisional suspension for testing positive for meldonium.

Retired Dutch cyclist gets 2-year doping ban

2016-01-06 18:30

Retired Dutch cyclist Michael Boogerd has received a 2-year ban for doping during the course of his career.

Minnaar takes silver at world champs

2015-09-07 13:33

South Africa's Greg Minnaar finished second in the season-ending UCI MTN Downhill World Championships in Andorra.

Minnaar: I'm not done yet

2015-07-08 10:58

South Africa's MTB champion Greg Minnaar now has more World Cup titles than any other rider but he's not done yet.


Cycling plans calendar overhaul to promote 'classic' races

2018-09-30 13:51

The International Cycling Union wants to reschedule its calendar to put more emphasis on one-day 'classic' races and sell TV rights for them collectively.

Froome cleared in 'anti-doping' case, free to ride TDF

2018-07-02 11:44

Chris Froome has been cleared of wrongdoing in his 'anti-doping' case which had cast a shadow over his participation in the Tour de France.

New UCI chief 'for salary cap'

2017-11-23 19:53

New International Cycling Union (UCI) president David Lappartient would support a salary cap to help improve competitiveness amongst World Tour teams.

Frenchman David Lappartient new UCI president

2017-09-21 12:51

Frenchman David Lappartient will succeed Briton Brian Cookson as UCI president after winning a landslide election in Bergen.

WADA, UCI have Operation Puerto blood samples

2016-07-06 21:14

WADA and International Cycling Union have taken possession of stored blood samples and plasma bags from the Spanish "Operation Puerto" doping case.

Minnaar makes it 19 in Scotland

2016-06-06 10:39

South Africa's Greg Minnaar has stunned the mountain biking world once again with victory in Scotland over the weekend.

Minnaar has a lot to think about

2016-04-13 11:52

Greg Minnaar opened his account in the 2016 UCI MTB Downhill World Cup with a less than satisfying 15th place finish.

Moolman-Pasio makes history

2015-11-16 07:57

Ashleigh Moolman-Pasio won the first ever UCI sanctioned 1.1 race for women in South Africa on Sunday.

Minnaar closes in on Gwin

2015-08-03 10:47

Greg Minnaar has closed the gap between himself and Aaron Gwin at the top of the UCI Downhill MTB World Cup standings.

Minnaar makes history in Switzerland

2015-07-04 22:19

Greg Minnaar has become the most successful World Cup downhill mountain biker ever after winning in Switzerland on Saturday.

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