Girl who pedalled injured dad across India offered national team trial

2020-05-23 12:45

A girl who pedalled her injured father a thousand kilometres across India after a coronavirus lockdown has been invited to try out for the national cycling team.


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Colombia's Pantano receives 4-year doping ban

2020-05-21 13:02

Colombia's Jarlinson Pantano has been banned for four years by cycling's world governing body after testing positive for the blood booster EPO last year.


Lance Armstrong admits to first doping 'probably at 21'

2020-05-19 13:16

Disgraced former American cyclist Lance Armstrong has revealed he first started doping from the age of 21, during his first season as a professional.


Race for just 55 Cape Epic 2021 public entries starts on 19 May

2020-05-12 16:10

In the wake of the Covid-19 enforced cancellation of the 2020 Absa Cape Epic, a new entry process for the 2021 event has been introduced.


Tour de France preceeded by several warm up races

2020-05-19 19:47

Several races will be staged in the run up to the rescheduled Tour de France which starts at the end of August, an updated cycling calendar has revealed.


Tour of Britain cancelled due to coronavirus

2020-05-14 13:00

The 2020 Tour of Britain has been cancelled after organisers decided it was not practical to stage the race during the coronavirus crisis.

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Cycling's Vuelta a Espana cuts Portugal from itinerary

2020-05-09 14:45

The Vuelta a Espana organisers have confirmed that a race already rescheduled and shortened would also now cut its foray into neighbouring Portugal from the 2020 itinerary.


Giro d'Italia branded 'biggest loser' in new cycling calendar

2020-05-06 16:42

Italy's Giro d'Italia was branded "the biggest loser" amid anger over the revised cycling calendar which Italians believe favours the Tour de France.


Froome fears Tour de France may struggle to keep fans away

2020-05-03 16:42

Chris Froome fears Tour de France organisers could struggle to prevent fans gathering to watch the race even if it is not open to the public because of the coronavirus.


Vuelta decides planned Dutch start is 'bridge too far'

2020-04-29 12:46

This year's Vuelta will not start in the Netherlands as planned, organisers of one of cycling's Grand Tours announced.


Confident Froome trusts Tour de France safety measures

2020-04-28 12:55

Chris Froome's hunger for a fifth or even sixth Tour de France victory remains undiminished although he is unsure the race can go ahead in 2020.


No invite for Quintana's team for Vuelta a Espana

2020-05-08 19:36

The Vuelta a Espana revealed its final line up with a roster of 19 cycling world tour teams and three wild card invites that excluded Nairo Quintana's Arkea-Samsic.


Giro, Vuelta clash in new cycling calendar

2020-05-05 16:55

A revised cycling calendar from the International Cycling Union revealed the Giro d'Italia and Vuelta a Espana will overlap by six days.


'Just Everested' | Cavendish scales Himalayan mountain... on exercise bike!

2020-05-03 16:05

Mark Cavendish and former team-mate Luke Rowe endured over 10 hours in the saddle of an exercise bike to climb 8 848 metres, the equivalent of scaling Everest.


Valverde backs cutting cycling's grand tours by a week

2020-04-27 19:37

Spain's Alejandro Valverde says cycling should shorten its three grand tours by a week to free up space in the new calendar drawn up due to the coronavirus pandemic.


Endurance cyclist joins mass 'virtual peloton' to raise cash for Britain's NHS

2020-05-08 18:56

Ultra-endurance cyclist Laura Scott has shrugged off recent injuries to join a huge "virtual peloton" from her living room to raise money.


Shortened Vuelta set for Basque Country start

2020-04-29 20:44

This year's Vuelta will begin in the Basque Country after cancelling its planned start in the Netherlands, organisers of one of cycling's Grand Tours have announced.


John Smit's 'Barney's Army' completes epic charity ride

2020-04-28 16:00

Barney’s Army, as the John Smit Foundation is affectionately known, staged a 66km group ride on Zwift to raise funds for the impoverished communities of Ceres.


Tour of Catalonia centenary postponed until 2021

2020-04-27 14:12

The 100th edition of the Tour of Catalonia has been postponed until 2021 due to the coronavirus pandemic, organisers announced on Monday.


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