BMC win opening stage at security-tight Vuelta

2017-08-19 21:17

BMC Racing emerged victors in a team time trial as the Vuelta a Espana got underway under heightened security measures.

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International Cycling

2018 Vuelta to begin in Malaga

2017-08-19 14:23

Next year's Vuelta a Espana will start with a time trial in Malaga, race organisers announced on Saturday.

 
International Cycling

Froome targets historic double on Contador's farewell

2017-08-18 08:30

Four-time TDF winner Chris Froome begins his quest to make more cycling history by ending a long and arduous wait to win the Vuelta a Espana.

 
International Cycling

German sprinter Kittel switches to Katusha-Alpecin

2017-08-16 17:08

Sprint star Marcel Kittel has quit Belgium's Team Quick Step-Floors to link up with Germany's world time-trial champion Tony Martin at Swiss outfit Katusha-Alpecin.

 
International Cycling

Tour convinced Contador it was time to quit

2017-08-18 20:19

Alberto Contador said he knew the time had come to retire during last month's Tour de France, where he was unable to keep up.

 
International Cycling

Putin grants Australia's Perkins Russian citizenship

2017-08-17 17:29

President Vladimir Putin has given former cycling world champion Shane Perkins of Australia Russian citizenship with the 2020 Tokyo Olympics in mind.

 
International Cycling

Movistar snatch Landa from Sky

2017-08-15 17:22

Highly-rated climber Mikel Landa has signed a two-year deal with Movistar, the Spanish team has announced.

 
 
International Cycling

Ex-Olympic champion Sanchez fails doping test

2017-08-17 16:04

Spain's former Olympic road race champion, Samuel Sanchez, has failed an out-of-competition doping test, cycling's governing body the UCI has announced.

 
International Cycling

Former Oz Olympic track star dies aged 39

2017-08-15 12:58

Australia's track cycling fraternity is mourning the sudden death of former Olympic and world champion Stephen Wooldridge, aged just 39.

 
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International Cycling

Uran signs contract extension with Cannondale

2017-08-14 19:02

Colombian Rigoberto Uran, who finished second to Chris Froome at the Tour de France last month, ha signed a three-year contract extension with Cannondale.

 
International Cycling

Sky's Rowe breaks leg on stag party

2017-08-09 10:39

Team Sky's Luke Rowe is facing a long spell on the sidelines after breaking his leg while white-water rafting on his brother's stag party.

 
International Cycling

Landa completes Tour of Burgos win

2017-08-05 18:33

Team Sky's Mikel Landa claimed overall victory in the Tour of Burgos as Colombia's Miguel Angel Lopez climbed to win the fifth stage.

 
International Cycling

Sky's Landa climbs to Burgos win

2017-08-01 19:12

In-form Sky rider Mikel Landa was first up the tough final slope to win the first stage of the five-day Tour of Burgos in Spain.

 
International Cycling

Sagan wins first stage since TDF expulsion

2017-07-29 18:55

World road race champion Peter Sagan edged a bunch sprint to win the first stage of the Tour of Poland, his first outing since being kicked off the Tour de France.

 
International Cycling

Froome spearheads Sky's assault on Vuelta

2017-08-14 17:00

Four-time Tour de France champion Chris Froome said he had "unfinished business" with the Vuelta a Espana after Team Sky unveiled their line-up for this year's race.

 
International Cycling

Kwiatkowski signs new deal with Team Sky

2017-08-08 14:35

Michal Kwiatkowski has signed a new three-year contract with Team Sky after his key role in Chris Froome's Tour de France win last month.

 
International Cycling

TDF Polka Dot winner joins Fortuneo

2017-08-02 14:00

French rider Warren Barguil, crowned King of the Mountains as top climber in this year's Tour de France, confirmed he will race for Fortuneo next season.

 
 
International Cycling

Froome eyes historic double in 'vicious' Vuelta

2017-07-27 15:33

Chris Froome has set his sights on an historic double as the Tour de France champion confirmed he will race in the 'vicious' Vuelta a Espana.

 
International Cycling

Wellens wins BinckBank stage, Dumoulin leads

2017-08-12 17:45

Belgian Tim Wellens won the sixth stage as Tom Dumoulin of the Netherlands took the overall lead in the BinckBank Tour.

 
International Cycling

Contador to retire after Vuelta

2017-08-07 11:40

Two-time Tour de France winner Alberto Contador will bring an illustrious career to an end next month after racing in the Vuelta a Espana on home soil.

 
International Cycling

Kennaugh to leave Sky for Bora

2017-08-02 11:36

Two-time British road champion Peter Kennaugh will leave Team Sky at the end of the season after signing a two-year contract with German team Bora-Hansgrohe.

 
International Cycling

Sky's Kwiatkowski wins San Sebastian Classic

2017-07-29 20:45

Poland's Michal Kwiatkowski won a five-way battle for the line as the 232-kilometre San Sebastian one-day Classic culminated with a thrilling finale on Saturday.

 
International Cycling

Froome to race at Vuelta a Espana

2017-07-27 11:46

Four-time Tour de France champion Chris Froome has confirmed his participation in this year's Vuelta a Espana, Team Sky has said.

 
 

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