Alaphilippe leaves Pyrenees in Tour lead, Thomas battles back

2019-07-21 17:29

Julian Alaphilippe dug deep to keep the overall Tour de France lead as Simon Yates captured his second stage of this year's race.

'I'm number one Giro favourite,' says Yates

2019-05-10 19:29

Britain's Simon Yates insisted that he was "the number one favourite" to add the Giro d'Italia title to his 2018 Vuelta triumph.

Simon Yates wins Paris-Nice time trial

2019-03-14 19:03

Briton Simon Yates won the fifth stage of Paris-Nice, a 25.5km time trial around Barbentane, near Avignon.

Yates twins face 'Hell Hill' in quest for world crown

2018-09-28 19:02

Tour of Spain winner Simon Yates and his twin brother Adam face an ultra-tough route through brutally challenging but magnificent Tyrol landscapes.

Yates would not have reigned in Spain with Team Sky

2018-09-17 22:02

British rider Simon Yates would not have won the Tour of Spain had he chosen to pursue his career with cycling giants Team Sky said Bradley Wiggins.

Briton Yates all but secures Tour of Spain title

2018-09-15 18:24

Britain's Simon Yates all but secured the Tour of Spain overall title on Saturday ahead of the final day 'parade' to Madrid.

Yates holds Vuelta lead as Woods wins stage

2018-09-12 18:50

Britain's Simon Yates held on to his overall lead in the Tour of Spain as Canada's Michael Woods won a summit finish to the the 17th stage.

Yates playing it sensible in bid to win Tour of Spain

2018-09-10 21:04

Britain's Simon Yates has admitted his Mitchelton-Scott team are having to contain his aggressive streak as he bids to win the Tour of Spain.

Froome in pink as Giro disaster strikes for Yates

2018-05-25 18:51

Britain's Chris Froome relaunched his bid for a maiden Giro d'Italia triumph by soloing to victory, and the pink jersey, on a dramatic 19th stage.

Yates extends lead with Giro Stage 15 win

2018-05-20 17:57

Britain's Simon Yates of the Mitchelton team soloed to victory on the 15th stage of the Giro d'Italia to extend his overall race lead.


Yates wins first Tour de France stage in Pyrenees

2019-07-18 17:17

Britain's Simon Yates won stage 12 of the Tour de France, beating two other survivors of a breakaway in the Pyrenees.

Unfinished Giro d'Italia business for Simon Yates

2019-04-30 14:46

For Simon Yates the Giro d'Italia, which starts in Bologna on May 11, is unfinished business.

Yates promises stage wins at Paris-Nice

2019-03-08 13:27

Britain's Vuelta a Espana champion Simon Yates says he loved racing in the eight-day Paris-Nice event and would be targeting stage wins in a highly competitive field.

Yates flies flag for Britain at cycling world championships

2018-09-22 08:01

Simon Yates, fresh from his win in the Tour of Spain, will carry the baton for Britain at the cycling world championships at Innsbruck.

Britain's Yates steps out of Sky shadows to reign in Spain

2018-09-16 20:28

Simon Yates stepped out of the shadows of British cycling giants Sky to secure his maiden Grand Tour triumph at the Tour of Spain.

Yates tightens Tour of Spain grip, Pinot wins 19th stage

2018-09-14 19:50

Simon Yates tightened his grip on the Tour of Spain red jersey after a thrilling 19th stage in the mountains won by Frenchman Thibaut Pinot.

Dennis wins time trial as Yates extends Tour of Spain lead

2018-09-11 18:53

Rohan Dennis time-trialled to victory on stage 16 of the Tour of Spain as Simon Yates increased his overall lead on rival Alejandro Valverde.

Simon Yates regains Tour of Spain lead

2018-09-08 19:05

Britain's Simon Yates, of the Mitchelton team, took back command of the Tour of Spain after a gutsy ride on stage 14 handed the Englishman the victory.

Yates clings to Giro lead despite losing time

2018-05-24 18:21

Giro d'Italia overall leader Simon Yates buckled then rallied as multiple riders attacked him on the final climb to a summit finish on stage 18.

Viviani nails third win, Yates still in pink

2018-05-18 18:48

Italy's Elia Viviani of the Quick Step team dominated a sprint finish for the Giro d'Italia 13th stage, his third success in this year's race.

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