For FW de Klerk reconciliation was never about moral intention, but always about political strategy, writes Antjie Krog.
The International Cycling Union says there were no cases of riders using hidden motors inside their bikes at this year's Tour de France.
World cycling chief Brian Cookson has warned of a rise in "hooliganism" on Tour de France routes.
Chris Froome admitted he feels on edge ahead of Saturday's Alpe d'Huez showdown.
Chris Froome hit out at Vincenzo Nibali for launching his attack just when the Briton suffered a mechanical problem.
Vincenzo Nibali won the 19th stage of the Tour de France on Friday as Nairo Quintana clawed back time on Chris Froome.
Team MTN-Qhubeka have confirmed that South African climber Louis Meintjes has abandoned the Tour de France.
Stage 17 of the Tour de France was another excellent day for Team MTN-Qhubeka as the African team consolidated its second place in the team rankings.
Tejay van Garderen has pulled out of the Tour de France during Wednesday's 161km 17th stage from Digne-les-Bains to Pra Loup.
Trailing leader Chris Froome by over four minutes has done nothing to quell Alberto Contador's ambition to complete the Giro d'Italia-Tour de France double.
Under-fire Tour de France leader Chris Froome is "clean" say his rivals who added the media witch-hunt against him is a "lynching".
Peter Sagan won his second stage of the Tour de France as Chris Froome extended his overall lead during the 11th stage.
Citing tough market conditions, cellphone giant MTN has confirmed its withdrawal as headline sponsor of the MTN-Qhubeka cycling team.
2014 champion Vincenzo Nibali's has proved he was a proud warrior with victory on the 19th stage.
Nairo Quintana admitted he was surprised at how little time Chris Froome lost during Friday's 19th stage.
Alberto Contador admitted on Thursday that his hopes of a podium finish are slim at the Tour de France.
Chris Froome says his Tour de France rivals have an "all or nothing" mentality as the finish line in Paris approaches.
Nairo Quintana repeatedly tested Tour de France leader Chris Froome as German Simon Geschke won Wednesday's 161km 17th stage.
Interest in the Tour de France is growing worldwide despite cycling's battle with doping, but the host nation is bucking trend.
Nairo Quintana believes fans can expect a spectacle in the Alps once the Tour de France resumes following Tuesday's rest day.
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