The International Cycling Union (UCI) have launched a new brand identity which they claim will help to modernise its image.
Sir Bradley Wiggins smashed the cycling hour record at the Lee Valley Velopark in London today, as the British cyclist set a new distance of 54.526 kilometres, adding a further 1.6km to the previous mark.
British Cycling have approved significant changes to their youth competition programme from 2016, following an in-depth multi-disciplinary review, as they attempt to meet the growing numbers of young people seeking to take part in the sport.
Spain’s Alberto Contador claimed his second Giro d’Italia title after remaining unscathed on the final stage of the three-week race, with Belgium’s Iljo Keisse holding off his sprinting rivals in the closing stages of the route from Turin to Milan to take the stage victory.
Fabio Aru secured a second successive stage victory today on the penultimate stage of the Giro d'Italia as Alberto Contador effectively sealed the overall title despite losing ground in the final stages.
Italy's Fabio Aru launched a tenacious late sole breakaway to win stage 19 of the Giro d'Italia and trim Alberto Contador's stranglehold on the overall standings by 38 seconds.
Belgium’s Philippe Gilbert of the BMC Racing team took his second victory at the Giro d'Italia in stage 18 from Melide in Switzerland to Verbania, while Spaniard Alberto Contador tightened his grip on the overall lead with a perfectly-timed attack today.
Lampre-Merida’s Sacha Modolo of Italy claimed his second win at this year’s Giro d’Italia with a thrilling stage 17 victory from Tirano to Lugano in Switzerland today.
Spaniard Mikel Landa of the Astana team claimed his second consecutive victory by winning the 174 kilometres 16th stage of the Giro d’Italia from Pinzolo to Aprica, while overall race leader Alberto Contador extended his advantage with an excellent performance.
Team Sky's Australian rider Richie Porte has been forced to withdraw from the Giro d’Italia.
Astana rider Mikel Landa of Spain claimed his first Grand Tour victory as he won the 15th stage of this year’s race from Marostica to Madonna di Campiglio today.
Spain’s Alberto Contador regained the overall race lead at the Giro d’Italia following the 59.4 kilometres individual time trial from Treviso to Valdobbiadene, while Belarussian Vasil Kiryienka earned victory on stage 14.
Contador loses Giro d’Italia lead to Aru after crash chaos, while Modolo sprints to stage 13 victory
Astana’s Fabio Aru became the new leader of the Giro d’Italia after a crash in the closing kilometres of stage 13 from Montecchio Maggiore to Jesolo caught out Spain’s Alberto Contador, while fellow Italian Sacha Modolo sprinted to the victory.
Gilbert claims stage 12 victory at Giro d’Italia, while race-leader Contador extends advantage by securing time bonus
Belgium’s Philippe Gilbert timed a late attack to perfection to earn victory on stage 12 of the Giro d’Italia between Imola to Vicenza, while a second place finish for Spain’s Alberto Contador saw the Saxo Tinkoff rider extend his overall lead by securing a six-second time bonus.
Russia’s Ilnur Zakarin was victorious on stage 11 of the Giro d’Italia between Forlì to Imola as the breakaway eluded the peloton for the second day in a row.