Dutch BMX Olympic medallist out of coma

2018-01-22 20:07

Dutch BMX cyclist Jelle van Gorkom has awoken from a coma and his life is no longer in danger, officials said.


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International Cycling

SA's Impey wins Tour Down Under

2018-01-21 08:15

South African Daryl Impey has won the UCI season-opening Tour Down Under in Adelaide, the biggest title of his career.

South African Cycling

Largest ever field to take on Attakwas Extreme

2018-01-19 14:41

The Attakwas Extreme boasts the event’s largest ever start list - with 1 400 intrepid riders signed up to take on the Hell of the South.

International Cycling

UCI chief calls on Sky to suspend Froome

2018-01-18 21:58

Chris Froome should be suspended by his Sky team over an adverse drug test, according to world cycling chief David Lappartient.

South African Cycling

Beukes, Lüthi kick off season with Attakwas Extreme wins

2018-01-20 21:40

Matthys Beukes broke the South African drought while Ariane Lüthi added a historic sixth Attakwas Extreme to her palmarès.

South African Cycling

Heat is on as Jan Braai tackles TransCape

2018-01-19 14:30

Jan Braai, renowned for his National Braai Day initiative, will turn his attention to a fresh challenge when he participates in the TransCape MTB Encounter.

International Cycling

Viviani swoops to claim Tour Down Under Stage 3

2018-01-18 10:19

Italian Elia Viviani capitalised on a lapse in concentration from race leader Caleb Ewan to claim the third stage of the UCI season-opening Tour Down Under.

International Cycling

Sagan pips Impey to win Stage 4 of Tour Down Under

2018-01-19 08:47

Triple world champion Peter Sagan seized the overall lead in the Tour Down Under race when he won Friday's fourth stage in searing heat.

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VIDEO: Bizarre soccer match: 3 Japanese pros v 100 kids

Japanese internationals Hotaru Yamaguchi, Hiroshi Kiyotake and Yosuke Ideguchi played a bizarre "match" against 100 children.

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International Cycling

Froome debacle makes sport 'a laughing stock'

2018-01-16 19:16

Leading French rider Romain Bardet has called cycling "a laughing stock" for failing to announce any sanctions against Chris Froome.

International Cycling

Greipel opens 2018 in style at Tour Down Under

2018-01-16 08:31

Germany's Andre Greipel opened his 2018 season in style when he claimed the first stage of the Tour Down Under.

International Cycling

Dutch BMX Olympic silver medallist in coma

2018-01-11 08:41

Dutch cyclist Jelle van Gorkom, who won a silver medal at the 2016 Rio Olympics, was in a coma on Wednesday following a crash.

South African Cycling

All Blacks legend confirms Cape Epic start

2018-01-10 11:36

All Blacks legend Carlos Spencer has teamed up with seasoned adventure racer Clinton Mackintosh to race in the 2018 Absa Cape Epic.

South African Cycling

SA's Meintjes named Africa's best

2018-01-02 08:12

South Africa's Louis Meintjes has been named Africa's Cyclist of the Year for 2017, becoming he first person to win the award twice.

International Cycling

2019 TDF to honour 1st victory of Merckx's

2018-01-16 15:05

The 2019 Tour de France will start in Brussels to honour the 50th anniversary of Eddy Merckx's first victory.

International Cycling

106-year-old cyclist finally hangs up his helmet

2018-01-10 21:07

A centenarian French cyclist whose exploits garnered fans worldwide is retiring, ready for more leisurely rides after racing into the record books.

South African Cycling

Top field lines up for Attakwas Extreme

2018-01-10 11:20

The 2018 mountain biking season gets underway in a few short days, on January 20, at the traditional season opener: the Attakwas Extreme.

International Cycling

TDF boss wants quick probe into Froome case

2017-12-22 12:44

Tour de France director Christian Prudhomme wants cycling authorities to act quickly in their investigation of four-time champion Chris Froome.

South African Cycling

Dlamini shines on debut Down Under

2018-01-16 10:59

Nicholas Dlamini got his professional career and Team Dimension Data for Qhubeka's season off to an excellent start at the UCI World Tour.

International Cycling

Scarponi tribute on Tirreno-Adriatico

2018-01-12 17:43

Tribute will be paid to Italian rider Michele Scarponi a year after his death with the fifth stage of this year's Tirreno-Adriatico race.

South African Cycling

Team DiData start year Down Under

2018-01-10 15:05

The 2018 season kicks off for Team Dimension Data for Qhubeka at the UCI World Tour opener, The Santos Tour Down Under in Adelaide, Australia.

International Cycling

Vinokourov to face corruption trial

2017-12-19 21:58

Former Olympic champion cyclist Alexander Vinokourov is to face trial for corruption in Belgium over allegations he paid a rival to let him win a major race.


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