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Chris Froome says 'wealth of info' can show he's not a cheater

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 08:22:39 -0500

Four-time Tour de France champion Chris Froome says a "wealth of information" can prove his innocence after failing a doping test


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Authorities pan invite of Armstrong to Tour of Flanders

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 16:43:56 -0500

Authorities in Belgium are objecting to an invitation to disgraced former champion Lance Armstrong as a guest of honor at next year's Tour of Flanders cycling classic



USA Cycling unveils new high-performance national team

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 13:27:32 -0500

USA Cycling revealed a new national team program that includes 51 athletes across five disciplines that will receiver year-round support based upon their level of accomplishment



Italian cyclist Ruffoni banned for 4 years for doping

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 11:08:08 -0500

The International Cycling Union says it has banned Italian cyclist Nicola Ruffoni for four years for doping



Issues in UCI investigation into Froome's use of asthma drug

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 19:00:35 -0500

A urine sample taken from at the Spanish Vuelta in September showed a concentration of salbutamol twice the World Anti-Doping Agency's permitted levels


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Tour de France winner Chris Froome returns abnormal doping test at Vuelta

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 06:57:34 -0500

Four-time Tour de France winner has been informed by the UCI that a urine test on Sept. 7 revealed a concentration of salbutamol of 2,000 nanograms, twice the threshold.


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Sagan cleared by UCI over Tour de France disqualification

Tue, 5 Dec 2017 08:55:17 -0500

The UCI has ruled that Peter Sagan did not intentionally elbow Mark Cavendish during a sprint finish at the Tour de France in a crash that led to the Slovak rider's disqualification


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Palestinians fume after Giro pulls 'West Jerusalem' mention

Fri, 1 Dec 2017 09:46:32 -0500

Palestinian officials are outraged by the Giro d'Italia cycling race's decision to remove mention of "West Jerusalem" from route maps for next year's event after Israel protested



Israel pleased Giro has fixed 'West Jerusalem' reference

Thu, 30 Nov 2017 13:34:00 -0500

Israel says it is pleased Giro d'Italia officials have rectified their route map to remove any reference to "West Jerusalem."



Next year's Giro has 8 uphill finishes on road to Rome

Wed, 29 Nov 2017 18:25:43 -0500

Next year's Giro d'Italia has 8 uphill finishes on road to Rome



Froome ready to ride Giro next year

Wed, 29 Nov 2017 15:11:42 -0500

Four-time Tour de France champion Chris Froome will ride the Giro d'Italia next year in attempt to win a career Grand Slam of three Grand Tours


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Judge sets limits on key testimony in Armstrong lawsuit

Tue, 28 Nov 2017 19:11:52 -0500

A federal judge is setting limits on some key testimony and evidence in Lance Armstrong's upcoming $100 million civil trial






Sports minister calls on cycling board in Poland to resign

Sun, 26 Nov 2017 17:07:51 -0500

Poland's sports minister Witold Banka has called on the board of the Polish Cycling Federation to resign and said he was suspending its financing



No doping charges in UK cycling probe but methods criticized

Wed, 15 Nov 2017 10:34:25 -0500

Britain's anti-doping agency says it won't bring any charges over the medical package dispatched to star Team Sky rider Bradley Wiggins at a 2011 race after the investigation was hampered by the lack of accurate records held by cycling authorities


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Tour of California returns to Gibraltar Road climb in 2018

Thu, 26 Oct 2017 20:58:18 -0400

The Tour of California is returning to some familiar and iconic locations next year, including a finish atop Gibraltar Road on the second stage from Ventura to Santa Barbara County



Froome wins Velo d'Or award for 3rd time

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 09:41:44 -0400

Four-time Tour de France champion Chris Froome has capped his season by winning the Velo d'Or award as the best rider of 2017


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Tour champion Froome could face Dumoulin test on 2018 route

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 09:15:52 -0400

Defending champion Chris Froome can expect a stern challenge from Dutch rider Tom Dumoulin in next year's Tour de France


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World champ Peter Sagan to race in Tour Down Under

Tue, 10 Oct 2017 18:31:54 -0400

World champion Peter Sagan to begin 2018 season at Tour Down Under



Nibali uses his descending skills to win Giro of Lombardy

Sat, 7 Oct 2017 11:20:27 -0400

Vincenzo Nibali has taken advantage of his descending skills to win the Giro of Lombardy for the second time in three years



Former Olympic cycling champ fired after positive drug test

Wed, 4 Oct 2017 17:59:48 -0400

Former Olympic road cycling champion Samuel Sanchez, who returned a positive doping test in August, had his B-sample confirmed Wednesday and was promptly fired by the BMC Racing Team



Another Rumsas family member tests positive for doping

Wed, 4 Oct 2017 09:52:48 -0400

Fifteen years after his father got entangled with drugs at the Tour de France, Raimondas Rumsas has been provisionally banned by Italy's anti-doping agency



Giro director to Froome: Come make 'history' in Italy

Wed, 4 Oct 2017 05:32:14 -0400

If Chris Froome enters next year's Giro d'Italia he'll have the chance to become the first cyclist to win the Tour de France, Spanish Vuelta and Giro in succession


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Italian cyclist Pirazzi gets 4-year ban for pre-Giro doping

Tue, 3 Oct 2017 11:14:05 -0400

Italian cyclist Stefano Pirazzi has been banned for four years for a positive doping test ahead of the Giro d'Italia



Amateur cyclist caught with motor hidden in bike in France

Mon, 2 Oct 2017 07:06:10 -0400

An amateur rider was caught using a motor hidden on his bike at a small French race over the weekend, possibly the first case of mechanical doping in the country



Third world title - in a row - for Peter Sagan

Sun, 24 Sep 2017 13:49:30 -0400

Slovakia's Sagan becomes road race world champion after tough sprint Video provided by Reuters


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