The route for the 2018 Tour de France was presented in Paris on Tuesday with next year’s race taking the peloton over the Roubaix cobbles, to the Plateau des Glières on the Grand-Bornand and up the 21 bends of Alpe d’Huez. The 105th edition of the Tour…
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Chris Froome says the 2018 Tour de France will test every aspect of cycling despite having the race’s shortest route of the 21st century.
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• Route unveiled at Paris ceremony, where champion received Vélo d’Or award• Dutch rider Tom Dumoulin expected to mount stern challenge to FroomeChris Froome, the defending champion, can expect a stern challenge from the Dutch rider Tom Dumoulin in nex…
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Scotland’s World and Olympic track cycling champion Katie Archibald will join the road racing team Wiggle High5 in 2018.
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Katie Archibald and Elinor Barker head up a British team containing five Olympic gold medallists for the European Track Championships in Berlin.
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As the federal government’s $100m lawsuit against the disgraced cyclist prepares to go to trial, it’s worth asking: what exactly is the point here?
At what point will society’s fury against Lance Armstrong be satisfied?
Will it be when Armstrong has to sell his remaining luxury items, including his houses in Aspen and Austin?
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Birmingham’s bid to host the 2022 Commonwealth Games is officially backed by the government.
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National Mountain Bike Marathon to be held over a 100km loop of the Isle of Man countryside in 2018.
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Welsh cyclist Scott Davies signs a two-year deal with UCI World Tour team Dimension Data.
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• ‘After Rio, I’d pretty much made my decision to walk away from cycling’
• ‘I feel like I’m 18 and starting again,’ says six-times Olympic gold medallist
The six-times Olympic champion Jason Kenny plans to race on to the Tokyo 2020 Games after previously contemplating retirement. The 29-year-old Bolton rider won three gold medals at the 2016 Rio Olympics to take his tally to six gold and one silver, level with the British record holder and former team-mate Sir Chris Hoy.
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Britain’s six-time Olympic champion Jason Kenny tells BBC sports editor Dan Roan he secretly retired after Rio 2016 but has now reversed his decision.
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Britain’s joint most-successful Olympian Jason Kenny reveals he secretly retired after Rio 2016 but has now reversed his decision.
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Luis Herrera, the first South American to win a Grand Tour, says he has skin cancer caused by exposure to the sun during his career.
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• Sagan wins in photo finish from Norway’s Alexander Kristoff
• Slovakian is first to win three consecutive world crowns
Peter Sagan won his third world title in a row in a dramatic finish to the men’s road race at the World Championships in Norway.
The Slovakian had barely featured among the lead riders throughout the 267.5km race in Bergen. He was classified 80th approaching the final climb up Salmon Hill, but timed his ride to perfection as he held off the Norwegian Alexander Kristoff in a sprint finish to become the first man to win three consecutive world crowns.
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Slovakia’s Peter Sagan makes history by becoming the first man to win three consecutive world road race titles with a photo-finish victory in Bergen.
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Peter Sagan becomes the first man to win three successive World Championships men’s road race titles with victory in Norway.
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