Steep challenge for Froome in 2018 Tour de France

2017-10-17 22:41

Chris Froome could face his toughest Tour de France challenge so far in 2018 after organisers unveiled a route potentially unfavourable to the reigning champion.

Valverde to miss Tour de France

2017-10-09 15:24

Top Spanish cyclist Alejandro Valverde has revealed that he would target the Giro d'Italia and la Vuelta a Espana next season, but said he would skip the Tour de France.

Calmejane avoids 'catastrophe' to win Tour stage

2017-07-08 17:55

Frenchman Lilian Calmejane came close to "catastrophe" before winning his maiden Tour de France stage on Saturday.

Thomas impressed by 'flying' Porte

2017-07-03 23:08

Tour de France leader Geraint Thomas admitted he'd been impressed by Australian contender Richie Porte's early race form.

Froome feeling 'fresher' in bid for 4th Tour

2017-06-28 22:08

Chris Froome insisted he was unconcerned by his failure to win a race this year, saying he feels "fresher" ahead of a bid for a fourth Tour de France win.

Armstrong blasts Tour over Ullrich snub

2017-06-28 19:18

Lance Armstrong has lashed out at Tour de France race organisers for not inviting German former champion Jan Ullrich to the start of the event in Dusseldorf.

Cavendish targets Merckx Tour de France record

2017-06-26 22:11

British road cycling star Mark Cavendish will target Eddy Merckx's Tour de France record of stage wins as he spearheads at this year's Tour de France.

Cavendish confirmed for TdF after battle with illness

2017-06-26 19:24

Mark Cavendish was named as one of the three Britons who will be racing for Team Dimension Data at the Tour de France next month.

Frustrated Giro duo Froome's key aides on Tour

2017-06-22 23:08

Chris Froome's tilt at a fourth Tour de France title will be aided by two riders who saw their Giro d'Italia ambitions ended by a freak accident.

Tour de France loses another former champion

2017-03-19 20:35

The Tour de France has lost its third former champion in as many months with the death aged 77 of 1967 winner Roger Pingeon at the age of 77.


Five key stages on the 2018 Tour de France

2017-10-17 17:10

These are five of the potentially decisive stages on the 2018 Tour de France route unveiled by race organisers.

Froome is beatable, says Aru's manager

2017-07-13 21:41

Chris Froome lost the yellow jersey for only the second time in four year's of Tour de France domination and the new holder's manager believes the Briton is now beatable.

Sagan accepts Tour de France disqualification

2017-07-05 12:00

World champion Peter Sagan has accepted defeat in his bid to have his Tour de France disqualification overturned.

Brotherly love inspired Sagan to Tour stage win

2017-07-03 21:15

Peter Sagan said having his brother alongside him as he won his eighth Tour de France stage made it extra special.

'Proud' Brailsford 'going nowhere'

2017-06-28 20:59

Sky team principal Dave Brailsford claimed he and his team have maintained their credibility despite a series of scandals over the last year.

Tour rider Cardoso fails doping test

2017-06-27 20:32

Portuguese rider Andre Cardoso was kicked out of the Tour de France by his Trek team after failing a dope test.

Phinney handed Tour debut with Cannondale

2017-06-26 19:29

American rider Taylor Phinney will take part in the Tour de France for the first time with his new team Cannondale, who announced their race line-up on Friday.

Home sprinter Bouhanni leads Cofidis Tour team

2017-06-26 18:56

Nacer Bouhanni, one of France's top sprinters, will lead the Cofidis team into the Tour de France, which begins this weekend.

BMC bet everything on Porte for Tour de France

2017-06-22 18:16

BMC have built their 2017 Tour de France team around Richie Porte, with the aim of putting the Australian on the final podium.

Team Sky medical records 'stolen'

2017-03-01 21:03

The UK Anti-Doping chief has blasted British Cycling, Team Sky and their doctor Richard Freeman for not keeping medical records.

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