Britain’s richest man Jim Ratcliffe rode to the rescue of Team Sky when the chemicals billionaire was confirmed as the new owner of the powerhouse cycle team on Tuesday.
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Britain’s Adam Yates was unable to hold off Slovenia’s Primoz Roglic as victory on the Tirreno-Adriatico slipped from his grasp by a single second on Tuesday.
Chemicals giant Ineos, owned by Britain’s richest man Jim Ratcliffe, is set to become the new sponsor of cycling’s Tour de France-winning Team Sky, according to media reports on Monday.
The 2020 Tour de France will get off to a hilly start with two stages around Nice, organizers said on Monday.
Britain’s Olympic, world and European track cycling champion Katie Archibald says the suicide this month of American rival Kelly Catlin has hit her hard.
Simon Yates’s hopes of winning Paris-Nice were dashed when the Briton was one of the casualties in a windswept second stage won by Dylan Groenewegen on Monday.
Olympian Kelly Catlin, who helped the United States win the women’s pursuit team silver medal at the 2016 Rio Games, has died, USA Cycling said on Sunday.
Dutchman Dylan Groenewegen won the opening stage of the week-long Paris-Nice race, a 138.5-km ride around St Germain en Laye, to claim the overall lead on Sunday.
Frenchman Julian Alaphilippe won the Strade Bianche one-day race on his first participation with a late burst of speed in the 184-km ride featuring graveled roads around Siena on Saturday.
Welsh rider Elinor Barker was enjoying warm-weather training in the Cape Town sunshine this week — one of the perks of being a track cycling Olympic and world champion.
After a below-par performance in last year’s Tour de France, Briton Adam Yates is aiming for a podium finish in Paris in 2019.
Georg Preidler’s doping confession has left his Groupama-FDJ team leader Thibaut Pinot in shock after the Austrian left the French outfit on Monday.
Britain’s track cyclists were still digesting a disappointing world championships medal haul on Monday but four-time Olympic champion Laura Kenny believes there is no need to panic.
Austrian cyclist Georg Preidler on Monday admitted to cheating amid an investigation into blood doping that brought down five skiers at the Nordic skiing world championships last week.
Netherlands youngster Harrie Lavreysen gave a solid performance to overcome compatriot Jeffrey Hoogland and claim the men’s sprint gold at the world track championships on Sunday.
British rider Laura Kenny has withdrawn from the track cycling world championships in Poland because of illness, her team said on Friday.
Britain’s Elinor Barker claimed the opening gold medal of the track cycling world championships on Wednesday as she held off defending champion Kirsten Wild to win the 10km scratch race.
Team Sky’s Ben Swift is recovering in intensive care after suffering a ruptured spleen when he crashed during a training ride with team mate Geraint Thomas in Tenerife.
Copenhagen will host the opening three stages of the 2021 Tour de France, cycling governing body the UCI said on Thursday.
A medical tribunal of former British Cycling and Team Sky doctor Richard Freeman, charged with ordering 30 sachets of the banned substance Testogel for an unnamed athlete in 2011, has been adjourned to Friday.
Tour de France champion Geraint Thomas said he can start his season this week with “no pressure” having finally made his big breakthrough in 2018.