Chris Froome keeps Tour de France yellow jersey after stage 12 ends in comedy

Chris Froome has held on to the yellow jersey at the Tour de France after stage 12 on Mont Ventoux ended in chaos Mont Ventoux always provides high drama in the Tour de France, and on this Bastille Day stage it produced the unprecedented spectacle of the yellow jersey, Chris Froome, running up the mountain […]

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How it feels to tackle the Tour de France’s ‘final battle’- the Col d’Izoard

Today, the elite riders race to a historic Alpine summit stage finish, but at the weekend it was the turning of 12, 000 amateurs to try to imitate Coppi and Bobet They parked their motorhomes in laybys on the steep slopes of the Col dIzoard five days early to be assured of a prime spot […]

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Innovation helps Emirates Team New Zealand take 3-0 result in America’s Cup

Peter Burling and Emirates Team New Zealand are threatening to sail and cycle away with the Americas Cup Peter Burling and Emirates Team New Zealand are threatening to sail and cycle away with the Americas Cup. The 26 -year-old Burling calmly steered the New Zealanders 50 -foot catamaran to two more dominating victories against Jimmy […]

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Bradley Wiggins alerts young cyclists that Team Sky will’ ruin you’

Bradley Wiggins has advised young cyclists to steer clear of Team Sky, claiming his former employers will ruin them Bradley Wiggins has cautioned young cyclists to steer clear of Team Sky, claiming his former employers will “ruin” them. The 2012 Tour de France winner was speaking at the announcement of a new roster of riders […]

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Vicky Glover rebounds as Scotland’s first female boxer to Commonwealth Games

( CNN) From the courtroom to Australia’s Gold Coast, Vicky Glover has been on a rollercoaster ride over the past year to become Scotland’s first female boxer at the Commonwealth Game. Follow @cnnsport Since then, the teen, known for her power in the ring, has hurled herself into the sport she loves — as well […]

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Will erasing world records cure athletics or only inter the past? | Sean Ingle

British athletes Jonathan Edwards and Paula Radcliffe are among those who will have their longstanding world records wiped under new rules but is it just window-dressing? When Lionel Messi slaloms away from three, four, five players, before dabbing a shot past the keeper with the cool nonchalance of a movie star stubbing out a cigarette, […]

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Team Sky’s Froome and Thomas suffer a spill before Kittel wins Tour stage two

Chris Froome was caught in a accident with Geraint Thomas before Marcel Kittel won stage two of the Tour de France in Lige With eight more probable sprint stages before Paris, Sunday was probably just the beginning for Marcel Kittel but it could easily have been the end for Chris Froome or Geraint Thomas. The […]

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