UCI: No hidden motors at TDF

2016-07-27 19:51

The International Cycling Union says there were no cases of riders using hidden motors inside their bikes at this year's Tour de France.


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International Cycling

Froome eyes rare Tour-Vuelta double

2016-07-26 14:36

Chris Froome could attempt again to become the first rider since Carlos Sastre in 2008 to achieve a Tour and Vuelta a Espana double.

Tour de France

Froome extends TDF lead with time-trial win

2016-07-21 18:30

Chris Froome increased his lead at the Tour de France by winning the 17km uphill time-trial for the 18th stage.

Tour de France

Quintana hoping to isolate Froome in Alps

2016-07-19 20:51

Nairo Quintana says the only way to beat Chris Froome is to isolate him from his powerful Sky team-mates.

Tour de France

Sagan wins super-combativity award

2016-07-23 20:50

Peter Sagan completed his best Tour de France yet by being awarded the race's super-combativity award.

Tour de France

Dennis quits Tour for Rio preparation

2016-07-20 06:27

Australian Rohan Dennis has quit the Tour de France in order to concentrate on his Olympic preparations.

International Cycling

WATCH: Spectator causes cycling crash

2016-07-19 11:16

A pedestrian walked into the middle of the road as a pack of cyclists hurtled past caused chaos and a huge pile-up in China.

Tour de France

Froome close to third TDF title

2016-07-23 17:49

Chris Froome all but wrapped up the 2016 Tour de France title as Spaniard Ion Izaguirre won the 20th and penultimate stage.

Tour de France

DiData's Cavendish quits TDF

2016-07-20 06:30

After four exceptional stage wins at the 2016 Tour de France, Team Dimension Data's Mark Cavendish has pulled out of the race.

Tour de France

Sagan revels in 'lucky' photo-finish win

2016-07-18 21:59

Peter Sagan said he was lucky to pip Alexander Kristoff in a photo finish to the Tour de France 16th stage.

Latest Multimedia

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Tour de France

Sagan claims stage 16 at TDF

2016-07-18 20:10

Peter Sagan pipped Alexander Kristoff in a photo finish to the 16th stage of the Tour de France.

Tour de France

Quintana loses key lieutenant

2016-07-17 15:04

Tour de France contender Nairo Quintana lost one of his key lieutenants as Jesus Herrada pulled out of the race.

Tour de France

I'm a bigger champion than Cavendish - Kittel

2016-07-17 09:54

Marcel Kittel insisted he was still the top sprinter despite again being beaten by Mark Cavendish in a controversial finish on Saturday.

Tour de France

Who's saying what at Tour de France

2016-07-14 21:50

Who's saying what after Chris Froome retained the Tour de France yellow jersey despite crashing into a motorbike.

Tour de France

Froome loses Tour lead to Yates after bike drama

2016-07-14 17:50

Chris Froome sensationally lost the Tour de France lead to Adam Yates after crashing into a motorbike on the final climb of the 12th stage.

Tour de France

Froome praises Dutch team-mate Poels

2016-07-18 07:05

Reigning Tour de France champion Chris Froome believes his Sky team-mate Woeter Poels would be a leader in any other outfit.

Tour de France

Mollema my biggest rival, says Froome

2016-07-17 13:17

While everyone at the Tour de France has focussed on a battle between Chris Froome and Nairo Quintana, Bauke Mollema has kept in contention.

Tour de France

DiData's Cavendish wins fourth stage at TDF

2016-07-16 19:55

Mark Cavendish proved he's the fastest sprinter at the Tour de France with his fourth stage victory at this year's event.

Tour de France

Gerrans out of Tour with broken collarbone

2016-07-14 20:52

Australia's Simon Gerrans was forced to quit the Tour de France on Thursday after breaking his collarbone in a crash.

Tour de France

TDF riders lambast organisers for risking lives

2016-07-14 15:06

Several prominent Tour de France stars have been hitting out at organisers ASO for putting their lives at risk on the race's hectic stages.

Tour de France

Colombia's Pantano claims TDF 15th stage

2016-07-17 19:30

Colombian Jarlinson Pantano out sprinted Rafal Majka of Poland to win the 15th stage of the Tour de France.

International Cycling

Gerrans out of Rio cycling team

2016-07-17 07:25

Australia's Olympic road cycling hopes were dented as Simon Gerrans withdrew from the Rio after breaking his collarbone.

Tour de France

TDF director evokes 'exceptional circumstances'

2016-07-14 21:52

TDF director Christian Prudhomme explained that "exceptional circumstances" were behind the decision to reinstate Chris Froome with the yellow jersey.

Tour de France

Froome reinstated as TDF leader on day of drama

2016-07-14 18:18

Chris Froome kept hold of the Tour de France yellow jersey despite a crash with a motorcycle that threatened to wreck his race hopes.

Tour de France

Every second counts for Tour leader Froome

2016-07-13 22:32

Chris Froome vowed to keep fighting for every second after stretching his Tour de France lead on the 11th stage.


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