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Andre Cardoso suspended for failed drugs test and misses Tour de France

Portuguese cyclist Andre Cardoso has been suspended by his team for a failed drugs test, four days before the start of the Tour de France. The 32-year-old, one of nine men in the Trek-Segafredo team that includes 2009 Tour winner ...

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Mark Cavendish confirmed for Tour de France after recovering from glandular fever

Mark Cavendish is one of three Britons who will be racing for Team Dimension Data at the Tour de France. The 30-time Tour de France stage winner will be joined by compatriots Steve Cummings and Scott Thwaites. Cavendish, 32, recently ...

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Cummings completes national road race & time trial double

Steve Cummings became the first man in 10 years to win the British national road race and time trial titles. The Team Dimension Data rider, 36, won with a solo attack in the final 10km of Sunday’s road race on ...

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Thomas had 'mental battle' after Giro crash

Media playback is not supported on this device Geraint Thomas says it has been “mentally as tough as it was physically” to overcome his crash at the Giro d’Italia in May. The Welshman said he felt lucky that he did ...

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National Road Championships 2017: Isle of Man set to stage major cycling event

Hosting the British Cycling National Road Championships can help put the Isle of Man at the forefront of world cycling, the event’s director has said. The biggest date in the British road race calendar will see men’s and women’s champions ...

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Thomas joins Froome in Team Sky's Tour line-up

Geraint Thomas has recovered from the injuries he sustained at the Giro d’Italia to be named in Team Sky’s squad for next month’s Tour de France. The Welshman, 31, led Team Sky in the Giro in May, but his hopes ...

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Drama for Barker at Road Championships as Rose wins

Olympic gold medallist Elinor Barker finished fifth in the time trial at the National Road Championships after suffering a puncture at high speed. Barker made the switch from the track to the roads for this event but had to complete ...

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National Road Championships 2017: Elinor Barker aims for time trial medal

Olympic champion Elinor Barker has swapped the track for the roads and aiming for a National Road Championships medal on the Isle of Man. Barker has had recent success on the track, including individual victory in the 25km points race ...

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UCI presidency: David Lappartient to challenge Brian Cookson in election

Britain’s Brian Cookson will be challenged for his position as president of cycling’s world governing body by one of his deputies. The head of the UCI hopes to be re-elected in September and will campaign against the body’s vice-president, Frenchman ...

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Cavendish has bike problems in Slovenia but avoids crashes

Britain’s Mark Cavendish suffered a mechanical problem to prevent him competing in the sprint at the end of stage two of the Tour of Slovenia as home rider Luka Mezgec claimed victory. Team Dimension Data rider Cavendish, 32, is racing ...

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