Chris Froome: This Tour de France route is biggest challenge of my career

Chris Froome, the three-times Tour de France winner, feels fresh and not perturbed by failure to win the Critrium du Dauphin, he tells William Fotheringham Chris Froome is certain he is on track to contend for a fourth Tour de France victory next month despite his not managing to win the Critrium du Dauphin, traditionally […]

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Froome’ blocked from signing in to Tour de France’ over unresolved medication appeal

Organisers of the Tour de France have formally prohibited Chris Froome from signing in for this years race, which starts on Saturday, in a last-ditch attempt to stop him vying, according to a report in Le Monde Organisers of the Tour de France have formally prohibited Chris Froome from signing in for this year’s race, […]

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Lance Armstrong Agrees to Pay$ 5 Million to Settle Federal Lawsuit

Cyclist Lance Armstrong agreed to pay$ 5 million to the federal government on Thursday to settle a lawsuit claim that he defrauded the U.S. Postal Service by use” performance-enhancing drugs” when the agency sponsored his cycling squad, Elliot Peters, Armstrong’s lead lawyer, told The New York Times . The government originally attempted $100 million from […]

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Fernando Gaviria edges sprint combat to win Tour de France stage four

Fernando Gaviria took his second phase win in the 2018 Tour de France, winning the fourth from La Baule to Sarzeau Fernando Gaviria took his second win in the 2018 Tour de France, winning stage four from La Baule to Sarzeau in Brittany by outsprinting Peter Sagan at the climax of a four-kilometre straight leading […]

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Michael Matthews wins chaotic stage 16 after’ attacking like a lunatic’

Australias Michael Matthews won the 16 th stage of the Tour de France, a 165 -kilometre ride from Le-Puy-en-Velay to Romans-sur-Isre, with Chris Froome retaining the yellow jersey This was no gentle run to the foothills of the Alps. As Daniel Martin find, the Tour de France can be lost on any dedicated day and […]

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Squad Sky rule the Tour de France again but will remain unloved | Richard Williams

Chris Froomes impending victory cannot mask the unpopularity of a squad tainted by the increasing bullishness of Dave Brailsford in the face of legitimate questions When Team Sky changed their jerseys from black to white for this years Tour de France, it was a somewhat transparent attempt to rebrand themselves as good guys. A line […]

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Squad Sky’s Sir Dave Brailsford launches verbal attack on cycling journalist

Sir Dave Brailsford, Team Skys principal, has omitted a cycling journalist from a press conference while Chris Froome named the Colombian Rigoberto Urn as his closest challenger Team Sky may be leading the overall standings with Chris Froome but the British squads principal, Sir Dave Brailsford, is ruffling feathers with his attitude towards the worlds […]

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