Cancellara to retire in 2016

2015-11-11 16:03

Former world and Olympic time-trial champion Fabian Cancellara has confirmed he will retire in 2016 and not compete in Rio.


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International Cycling

Froome to publish testing data

2015-11-08 13:11

Chris Froome aims to end all speculation about his Tour de France victories by releasing performance data next month.

International Cycling

Doping suspicions are a 'compliment'

2015-10-24 08:09

The constant cloud of doping suspicion hanging over him is the "ultimate compliment," says Chris Froome.

International Cycling

TDF route good for Froome

2015-10-20 12:24

The route for next year's Tour de France should suit the all-around riding skills of defending champion Chris Froome.

International Cycling

Dutch sue TDF for unpaid bill

2015-11-04 19:42

The Dutch cycling federation is seeking to recover some €140,000 owed by ASO, the organisers of the Tour de France.

International Cycling

TDF 'harder' for Froome than rivals

2015-10-21 09:19

Chris Froome will always find it harder to win the Tour de France than his rivals, his Team Sky manager Dave Brailsford believes.

International Cycling

Basso calls quits on cycling career

2015-10-05 17:19

Former Giro d'Italia champion Ivan Basso ended his competitive cycling career , a few days after recovering from testicular cancer.

International Cycling

Cyclist receives two-year ban, stripped of win

2015-10-28 21:18

Colombian cyclist Oscar Tovar has been given a two-year ban after testing positive for testosterone.

International Cycling

Froome: TDF route suits me

2015-10-20 16:48

Chris Froome has sent an ominous warning to his rivals by saying that next year's TDF route suits him more than 2015 did.

International Cycling

Kittel signs for Quick-Step

2015-10-05 12:22

Etixx-Quick-Step has agreed to a two-year contract with German sprint star, Marcel Kittel.

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International Cycling

Nibali wins Il Lombardia

2015-10-04 17:58

Vincenzo Nibali won Il Lombardia in style on Sunday to claim his first Monument one-day classic victory.

International Cycling

'Sorry' Armstrong settles lawsuit

2015-09-28 07:15

Disgraced former cyclist Lance Armstrong has paid out over $10 million in a settlement with SCA Promotions company.

International Cycling

Van Poppel joins Sky for 2016

2015-09-25 13:10

Team Sky have signed Dutch prospect Danny van Poppel from Trek Factory Racing for next season, the British outfit has said.

International Cycling

Wiggins out of British Track Champs

2015-09-23 16:38

Bradley Wiggins has pulled out of this week's British Track Championships in Manchester due to a cold.

International Cycling

Cavendish to miss cycling worlds

2015-09-18 12:18

British cycling officials say sprinter Mark Cavendish will miss next week's world championships in Virginia.

International Cycling

Armstrong hangs over world cycling champs

2015-09-28 21:24

Disgraced former cyclist Lance Armstrong and the threat of doping remained very much in the air at the world cycling champs.

International Cycling

World win the greatest for Armitstead

2015-09-27 08:11

British star Lizzie Armitstead took her greatest career triumph, capturing the women's road race at the World Road Cycling Championships.

International Cycling

Basso given all-clear to race

2015-09-25 07:39

Twice Giro d'Italia winner Ivan Basso has been given the all-clear following treatment, his Tinkoff-Saxo team has said.

International Cycling

Martin chases world time trial crown

2015-09-21 21:11

Germany's Tony Martin is hoping to win his fourth world time trial title in five seasons and match Swiss star Fabian Cancellara's all-time record.

International Cycling

Martin eyeing glory at worlds

2015-09-18 10:37

Tony Martin is preparing for a record-equalling tilt at glory as the World Road Cycling Championships get under way this weekend.

International Cycling

Sagan captures world road race crown

2015-09-28 07:13

Peter Sagan charged ahead over the final climbs and hung on at the finish to win the men's road race at the World Road Cycling Championships.

International Cycling

Team Sky sign Landa for 2016 season

2015-09-26 19:58

Spain's Mikel Landa, considered one of the cycling world's top climbers, has signed with Team Sky for the 2016 season.

International Cycling

Kiryienka wins world men's time trial crown

2015-09-23 22:42

Vasil Kiryienka captured the men's individual time-trial crown at the World Road Cycling Championships.

International Cycling

Cavendish out for the year

2015-09-21 19:28

British sprint star Mark Cavendish underwent successful shoulder surgery on Monday, his Etixx-Quick Step team said.

International Cycling

Nibali victorious at Coppa Bernocchi

2015-09-17 21:09

Italy's 2014 Tour de France champion Vincenzo Nibali got back to winning ways on Thursday at the Coppa Bernocchi race in Legnano, Italy.


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