Bradley Wiggins stirs pot with warning of leadership combat in Team Sky

Former Tour de France winner Bradley Wiggins has cautioned a leadership combat may emerge between Team Sky colleagues Chris Froome and Geraint Thomas The Tour de France arrived at the foot of the Alps after the long transfer from Roubaix yet continued dishing the clay, on and off the road. As Chris Froome and Geraint […]

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Females could cycle the Tour de France route, so why give them La Course?

Annemiek Van Vleuten was a worthy winner of the two-day race but women cyclists deserve more than a shortened mountain stage and a novelty pursuit Anyone who watched Annemiek van Vleutens sickening, bone-crunching crash as she was heading for gold in the womens road race at the Olympics last summer will have been roaring her […]

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Tour de France: Chris Froome in yellow jersey as Fabio Aru wins stage five

Chris Froome took the yellow jersey from Geraint Thomas as Astanas Italian rider Fabio Aru violated clear to win stage five Only twice in the past 60 years have a single squad held the lead from start to finish through the whole of a Tour de France, but after Chris Froome took the yellow jersey […]

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Tour de France 2017 route is good news for Chris Froome and Mark Cavendish

Cavendish will be pleased by an increase in sprint finishes, while Froome can battle for a fourth Tour triumph on the shorter but steeper mountain stages Mark Cavendish and Chris Froome had reason to smile on viewing the 2017 Tour de France road owing to an increase in the number of sprint stages and a […]

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Mark Cavendish demands objective to’ vile and threatening’ abuse over Sagan crash

Mark Cavendish has hit out at the vile and threatening abuse he has received on social media in the wake of the collision with Peter Sagan that objective both cyclists participation in the Tour de France Mark Cavendish has hit out at the vile and threatening abuse he has received on social media in the […]

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Berlin Six Day: How humen with monster thighs seduced a nation

( CNN) As cyclist Robert Forstemann’s thunderous, quadzilla thighs pump ever more furiously, the roar of the German crowd intensifies. Urged on by the booming voice of the announcer, it reaches fever pitch as he crosses the finishing line, the big screen demonstrate he had cycled one lap of the 250 -meter velodrome in just […]

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Chris Froome takes yellow off Fabio Aru as Michael Matthews wins Tour stage

The weakness of Fabio Arus Astana team cost the Italian the yellow jersey on Saturday, permitting Chris Froome to regain the Tour de France lead The weakness of Fabio Arus Astana team cost the Italian the yellow jersey here on Saturday, letting Chris Froome to regain the race leading. When the remnants of the peloton […]

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