Nairo Quintana and the rest of his Movistar team are giving the bigger-spending Sky a run for its money at the Tour de France.
U.S. Anti-Doping Agency head Travis Tygart said a truth-and-reconciliation program will help cycling to emerge from its era of doping.
It was day 16 of last year’s three- week-long Tour de France. The RadioShack team of elite cyclists had just completed a punishing 101-mile slog through Alpine foothills from Saint-Paul-Trois-Chateaux to Gap.
Tour de France teams are pressuring the Amaury family that owns the 108-year-old cycling race to share television-rights income for the first time.
As Tour de France leader Bradley Wiggins raced up the final mountain yesterday to leave behind closest rival Vincenzo Nibali, his chat with a teammate might have improved the television broadcast.
As Lance Armstrong prepares for his final Tour de France , former riders say he may help unseat defending champion Alberto Contador without being a contender for the title himself.
Cycling’s ruling body, which is sending elite riders to Beijing for a race next month, is planning to stage events in Brazil, Russia and India as it comes under pressure from teams to raise revenue.
Rupert Murdoch ’s money is backing a U.K. cycling team at the Tour de France as the British try to end a winless streak that goes back more than a century.
Lance Armstrong used banned substances throughout his cycling career, the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency said in evidence that it used two months ago to strip him of his record seven Tour de France titles.
"BMC says' That rider has won has a bunch of races, let's hire him."
- Jonathan Vaughters on Jul 16, 2013