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Track Cycling World Cup: Great Britain add two silvers in France

Neah Evans, Emily Kay and Ollie Wood win silver medals for Great Britain on the second day of the UCI Track World Cup in France.

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Track Cycling World Cup: Mark Stewart wins double silver

Scotland’s Mark Stewart wins two silver medals on the opening night of the UCI Track Cycling World Cup season.

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Lizzie Deignan: ‘If I don’t win races, I’ve got Orla, so it won’t be a big deal’

Former road world champion hopes a return to cycling will inspire women and show motherhood does not have to end careersThere are three of us in this interview, and in the best of ways. As Lizzie Deignan details her pregnancy and her hopes and plans fo…

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Scottish cyclist smashes round-the world record

Jenny Graham arrives in Berlin after cycling 18,000 miles across four continents in 124 days A British adventurer has become the fastest woman to cycle around the world. Jenny Graham circumnavigated the globe in 124 days, knocking nearly three weeks of…

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Peckham’s BMX brothers with Olympic dreams

Peckham BMX track set up after London 2012 has put Tre and Kye Whyte eyeing future Olympic success.

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Archibald & Kennys in GB Track World Cup squad

Lauren Bate and Katy Marchant named in Britain’s squad for the opening UCI Track World Cup event, which starts in Paris on Friday.

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Sports quiz of the week: misses, nicknames, thieves and a circus act

Who can’t score? Who was worried? And who hit the spot?Which of these football teams has not scored a goal in more than 600 minutes of action?Bayern MunichBarcelonaReal MadridMonacoThe circus troupe Cirque du Soleil are producing a new show about which…

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Lance Armstrong Tour de France trophy ‘offer’ to Geraint Thomas

The disgraced seven-time Tour de France champion tweeted the offer after the Welsh rider had his award stolen.

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Chris Hoy calls for end to cyclist and motorist ‘them and us’ mentality

Olympic champion says there should be more thanking and thumbs-up between all road usersThe Olympian Sir Chris Hoy has called for a change in the “them and us” language used when describing cyclists and motorists.Hoy, 11 times a cycling world champion …

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Cycling: Luke Rowe signs Team Sky contract extension until 2021

Welsh cyclist Luke Rowe signs a contract extension to keep him at Team Sky until 2021.

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Geraint Thomas’ Tour de France trophy stolen from show

The Coupe Omnisports was taken after going on display at a cycling show in Birmingham.

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Geraint Thomas’s Tour de France trophy stolen from cycling show

• Trophy had been left unattended at NEC in Birmingham• Thomas: ‘Hopefully they will have the grace to return it’The Tour de France trophy won by Team Sky’s Geraint Thomas earlier this year has been stolen during a cycle show in Birmingham, the British…

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BMX rider Cullen chosen as Team GB’s flag-bearer

BMX rider Ross Cullen will be Great Britain’s flag-bearer at the 2018 Youth Olympics opening ceremony in Argentina.

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‘Exceptional deal for an exceptional talent’ – Bernal signs five-year Team Sky contract

Colombian rider Egan Bernal signs a new five-year deal with Team Sky to extend his contract to 2023.

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Armstrong whistleblower Landis to set up own cycling team

Former cyclist Floyd Landis is to set up his own team using Lance Armstrong settlement money.

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Armstrong whistleblower Landis to set up own cycling team

Former cyclist Floyd Landis is to set up his own team using Lance Armstrong settlement money.

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