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Vuelta a Espana: Chris Froome maintains lead before deciding stage

Britain’s Chris Froome will take a 97-second lead over Italy’s Vincenzo Nibali into the decisive 20th stage of the Vuelta a Espana. Saturday’s 117.5km route, which ends with a gruelling 13.2km climb up the Alto de l’Angliru, precedes Sunday’s processional ...

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Boom wins stage five to lead Tour of Britain

Lars Boom took the overall lead at the Tour of Britain with victory in stage five’s individual time trial. The Dutch Lotto NL-Jumbo rider completed Thursday’s 16km route around Clacton-on-Sea in 19 minutes two seconds, six seconds faster than his ...

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Vuelta a Espana: Chris Froome extends lead over Vincenzo Nibali after stage 18

Chris Froome extended his lead over Vincenzo Nibali as Belgium’s Sander Armee claimed a solo victory on stage 18 of the Vuelta a Espana. Team Sky rider Froome, 32, whose overall advantage was cut on Wednesday, attacked late on the ...

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Froome's Vuelta lead cut by Nibali as Denifl wins stage 17

Britain’s Chris Froome had his lead cut by 42 seconds as Austrian Stefan Denifl won stage 17 of the Vuelta a Espana. Froome, who won Tuesday’s time trial, struggled on the gruelling final climb to Los Machucos, conceding time to ...

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Tour of Britain 2017: Caleb Ewan reclaims the overall lead with his second stage victory

Australia’s Caleb Ewan reclaimed the overall lead at the Tour of Britain as he sealed his second stage victory of the race so far. In a repeat of stage one’s outcome, Ewan beat Team Dimension Data’s Edvald Boasson Hagen into ...

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Vuelta a Espana: Chris Froome widens his lead with victory in stage 16's time trial

Britain’s Chris Froome extended his overall lead at the Vuelta a Espana with victory in stage 16’s time trial. The 32-year-old Team Sky rider was untouchable as he completed the 40.2km course in 47 minutes. Vincenzo Nibali began the day ...

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Road World Championship: Chris Froome named on Great Britain longlist

Road World Championships – Bergen, Norway Date: 17-24 September Coverage (times BST): 19 Sep: Women’s time trial – red button and website 1450-1615; 20 Sep: Men’s time trial – red button and website 1200-1645, BBC 2 1430-1645; 23 Sep: Women’s ...

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Tour of Britain 2017: Elia Viviani wins after Edvald Boasson Hagen is punished

Team Sky’s Elia Viviani won stage two of the Tour of Britain after Edvald Boasson Hagen was stripped of victory in a controversial finish in Blyth. The Norwegian veered to his left in a sprint finish, blocking Viviani’s line. He ...

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Tour of Britain 2017: Caleb Ewan sprints to victory on opening stage

Caleb Ewan sprinted to victory on the opening stage of the 2017 Tour of Britain, taking the overall leader’s green jersey in the process. The 23-year-old Australian Orica-Scott rider just edged out Dimension Data’s Edvald Boasson Hagen on the line, ...

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Vuelta a Espana: Miguel Angel Lopez wins stage 15 as Chris Froome widens lead

Chris Froome increased his overall lead on another tough day in the mountains at the Vuelta a Espana as Miguel Angel Lopez impressively won stage 15. Colombian Astana rider Lopez arrived alone at the 2,510m summit of the Alto Hoya ...

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