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Froome says Giro gap is 'too big' but expects to peak for Tour de France

Chris Froome says his bid to hold all three Grand Tour titles concurrently is not “likely” after crashes hampered his first week in the Giro d’Italia. The Team Sky rider wants to add the Giro to the Tour de France ...

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Leader Yates wins stage as Froome loses more time

Britain’s Simon Yates stormed to a superb win on stage nine of the Giro d’Italia to extend his lead in the general classification as compatriot Chris Froome lost more time. Mitchelton-Scott rider Yates, 25, accelerated away with 100m to go ...

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Yates continues to lead Giro as Carapaz wins stage eight

Britain’s Simon Yates hung on to the leader’s pink jersey as Ecuador’s Richard Carapaz made a late move to win stage eight of the Giro d’Italia. The Movistar rider launched a solo attack with a little over one kilometre to ...

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Giro d'Italia: Sam Bennett wins stage seven as Simon Yates retains lead

Britain’s Simon Yates held on to the overall lead as Ireland’s Sam Bennett won stage seven of the Giro d’Italia. The Bora-Hansgrohe rider jumped Elia Viviani just before the line as the 159km stage from Pizzo to Praia a Mare ...

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Giro d'Italia: Simon Yates takes overall lead as Esteban Chaves wins stage six

Britain’s Simon Yates stormed into the overall lead in the Giro d’Italia as team-mate Esteban Chaves won stage six. Yates, 26, attacked in the last two kilometres of the 163km stage to Mount Etna with his rivals for the general ...

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Battaglin wins stage five of Giro as Yates stays third in GC

Enrico Battaglin came off the wheel of Italian compatriot Giovanni Visconti to snatch stage five of the Giro d’Italia as the overall lead stayed the same. Team LottoNL-Jumbo’s Battaglin, third on Tuesday’s fourth stage, made his move inside the final ...

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Giro d'Italia: Simon Yates up to third as Tim Wellens wins stage four

Britain’s Simon Yates made up ground on overall leader Rohan Dennis as Tim Wellens won a tough uphill sprint on stage four of the Giro d’Italia. The first stage on Italian soil, after three in Israel, finished with a 1km ...

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Millions watch Tour de Yorkshire 2018

More than two million spectators took in four days of spectacular cycling action in the 2018 Tour de Yorkshire. The race, extended to a fourth day for the first time, reached a dramatic conclusion in Leeds with Stephane Rossetto claiming ...

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Watch: Near miss for Tour de Yorkshire volunteer – Astana apologise

Media playback is not supported on this device Cycling team Astana are “deeply sorry” after a support car almost hit a volunteer and crashed through a traffic island during the Tour de Yorkshire. Race marshal Philip Sullivan said he was ...

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'They want to do it, we want to do it' – Yorkshire in talks to host Vuelta

Yorkshire looks set to host the start of the Vuelta a Espana after the county’s cycling chief confirmed “they want to do it, we want to do it”. The three-week Grand Tour race was won by Britain’s Chris Froome in ...

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