Belgium’s Wout van Aert raised his hand in triumph as he and Britain’s Tom Pidcock crossed the line together at the end of a novel running of the Amstel Gold Race - but it took careful examination of the photo finish evidence before his win was confirmed.
The French cycling market shot through the €3 billion (£2.6 billion/$3.6 billion) barrier in 2020, as consumers seemingly turned to bicycles to help them to navigate some of the trials and tribulations of life in a pandemic.
The traditional Classics season is set to begin when the Amstel Gold Race takes place on a revamped course in The Netherlands tomorrow.
Slovenia’s Primož Roglič earned victory at the Tour of the Basque Country by forming part of a long-range breakaway to overturn his deficit to the race leader Brandon McNulty on the final stage.
Denmark’s Mikkel Honoré won the fifth stage at the Tour of the Basque Country in a one-two finish with colleague Josef Cerny.
Ion Izagirre triumphed on the fourth stage of the Tour of the Basque Country in a sprint finish from a breakaway group, while Brandon McNulty assumed the overall race lead.
Tadej Pogačar pipped Slovenian rival and overall race leader Primož Roglič to win stage three of the Tour of the Basque Country.
Spain's Alex Aranburu stunned the general classification favourites by claiming a surprise win on the second stage of the Tour of the Basque Country.
This year's European Universities Cycling Championship in The Netherlands has been cancelled because of the coronavirus pandemic.
Slovenia’s Primož Roglič claimed the first leader’s jersey of the Tour of the Basque Country after winning the individual time trial on the opening stage of the race.
Denmark's Kasper Asgreen of Deceuninck-QuickStep and The Netherlands' Annemiek van Vleuten of Movistar claimed the men's and women's race wins at the one-day 2021 Tour of Flanders in Oudenaarde in Belgium.
Slovenians Primož Roglič and Tadej Pogačar are set to face off for the first time in a stage race since the 2020 Tour de France, with the 2021 Tour of the Basque Country set to begin tomorrow in Bilbao in Spain.
Chantal van den Broek-Blaak and Mathieu van der Poel will target further success at the Tour of Flanders, with the second monument of the cycling season taking place tomorrow.
The International Cycling Union (UCI) has confirmed the postponement of Paris-Roubaix to October, amid tightened COVID-19 restrictions in France.
Dutch rider Dylan van Baarle rode solo for the final 50 kilometres on his way to claiming a superb victory at the Dwars door Vlaanderen in Waregem.