Armstrong invited to 2018 Tour of Flanders

2017-12-14 18:10

Disgraced former American cyclist Lance Armstrong is controversially set to attend next year's Tour of Flanders as a guest of the cobbled classic.


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International Cycling

Movistar trio in tilt for Tour de France

2017-12-14 14:37

Movistar announced all three of Nairo Quintana, Alejandro Valverde and the newly recruited Mikel Landa will team up to ride the 2018 TDF.

International Cycling

Froome's asthma piles pressure on beleaguered Sky

2017-12-13 23:45

When Sky burst into the professional cycling world they proudly trumpeted to all who would listen their "zero tolerance" policy towards drugs.

International Cycling

Froome failed dope test during Vuelta - UCI

2017-12-13 11:35

Chris Froome is fighting for his reputation after returning an adverse analytical finding following a drugs test during his victory in the Vuelta.

International Cycling

Froome admits adverse test result 'damaging'

2017-12-14 14:38

Chris Froome has admitted that his adverse drugs test during his victory at the Vuelta a Espana is "damaging".

International Cycling

Why Salbutamol, the asthma wonder-drug, is banned

2017-12-13 16:57

Asthma drug salbutamol, for which four-time TDF winner Chris Froome returned a test revealing twice the permissible amount, is widely used in cycling.

International Cycling

Wiggins swaps bike for rowing machine

2017-12-08 17:16

Five-time Olympic cycling champion Bradley Wiggins is set to return to competitive action in London but this time on a rowing machine.

International Cycling

I broke no rules over drugs test - Froome

2017-12-14 09:04

Four-time TDF champion Chris Froome says he has not broken any rules after returning an "adverse" drugs test result.

International Cycling

Froome faces questions over failed drugs test

2017-12-13 16:13

Four-time Tour de France winner Chris Froome had twice the permissible amount of asthma medication in his system during this year's Vuelta.

South African Cycling

Jan Braai, Doug Ryder pair for Cape Epic

2017-12-07 14:27

The Absa Cape Epic has a long history of interesting celebrity pairings teaming up to undertake the Untamed African Mountain Bike Race.

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International Cycling

Giro d'Italia on rocky ride in Holy Land

2017-12-07 11:53

The race for the Giro d'Italia's pink jersey risks being overshadowed by a political rumpus over the 2018 edition's departure from Jerusalem.

International Cycling

Giro d'Italia backpedals on Jerusalem name over Israel ire

2017-11-30 19:20

Giro d'Italia organisers have removed references to "west Jerusalem" after Israel threatened to drop an agreement to host the start of the event.

International Cycling

8 riders fail drug tests at Tour of Colombia

2017-11-29 21:03

Eight cyclists returned positive doping tests during August's Tour of Colombia, seven used a variant of the blood booster EPO known as CERA.

International Cycling

New UCI chief 'for salary cap'

2017-11-23 19:53

New International Cycling Union (UCI) president David Lappartient would support a salary cap to help improve competitiveness amongst World Tour teams.

South African Cycling

Dimension Data reveal 2018 roster, goals

2017-11-17 12:34

While the 2017 cycling season concluded in late October for Team Dimension Data for Qhubeka, planning for the 2018 season is well underway already.

International Cycling

Sagan ends legal dispute over TDF DQ

2017-12-05 13:56

Peter Sagan and the International Cycling Union have agreed to end the legal dispute about the rider's disqualification from this year's Tour de France.

International Cycling

Froome to bid for Grand Tour treble in 2018 Giro

2017-11-29 21:43

Four-time TDF champion Chris Froome confirmed he will race in next year's Giro d'Italia, the only one of three Grand Tours he has yet to win.

South African Cycling

Letshego Zulu to tackle Cape Epic in memory of Gugu

2017-11-23 10:55

Letshego Zulu will be getting back on her mountain bike in March next year to take on the Absa Cape Epic in memory of her late husband, Gugu.

International Cycling

Wiggins reveals 'living hell' after doping probe ditched

2017-11-15 20:21

British cycling great Bradley Wiggins said he and his family had been subjected to "living hell" after he learnt he won't be charged for an incident in 2011.

South African Cycling

TransCape lands major title sponsor

2017-12-04 15:37

One of South Africa's top mountain bike stage races, the TransCape, has received a major boost with a new title sponsor from 2018.

International Cycling

Froome targets Grand Tour slam in 2018 Giro

2017-11-29 23:10

Tour de France champion Chris Froome confirmed he will race in next year's Giro d'Italia as he targets a treble of Grand Tour wins.

International Cycling

Contador tips Froome for Giro-Tour double in 2018

2017-11-28 22:45

Alberto Contador believes former rival Chris Froome is ready to win a maiden Giro d'Italia title next season as well as another Tour de France.

International Cycling

Wiggins reputation questioned after TUE revelations

2017-11-21 14:47

The admission by former Team Sky coach Shane Sutton of the exploitation of therapeutic use exemptions have "muddied the waters" around Bradley Wiggins.

International Cycling

No charges against Sky after doping probe

2017-11-15 14:43

A 14-month investigation by United Kingdom Anti-Doping into allegations of wrongdoing at British Cycling and Team Sky has ended with no charges being brought.


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