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Degenkolb wins stage nine as Froome crashes but finishes in pack

John Degenkolb won a dramatic ninth stage of the Tour de France that saw Richie Porte abandon and Greg van Avermaet extend his overall lead in a chaotic race across the cobbles. Four-time winner Chris Froome crashed but recovered to ...

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Tour de France: Chris Froome crashes as Fernando Gaviria wins stage one

Britain’s Chris Froome crashed during the opening stage of the Tour de France as his quest to win a record-equalling fifth title began with a scare. The defending champion careered off the road on a left-hand bend in the closing ...

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Froome crashes hours before start of Giro

Britain’s Chris Froome has crashed during practice for Friday’s first stage of the Giro d’Italia. The 32-year-old, who is aiming to become the third rider to win a third successive Grand Tour, was on a recce for the 9.7km time ...

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Daniel Ricciardo crashes new Red Bull in first test

Daniel Ricciardo crashed Red Bull’s new 2018 Formula 1 car during its first test, it has emerged. The Australian damaged the RB14 during a private filming session, limited by regulations to 100km (62 miles), at a wet Silverstone on Monday. ...

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Cavendish crashes in Abu Dhabi before race even starts

Britain’s Mark Cavendish pulls out of the Abu Dhabi Tour following concussion sustained in a crash during the race’s first stage. Cavendish’s team said the crash happened after “the race director’s car slowed suddenly as it led the peloton out ...

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Cavendish crashes out of Abu Dhabi Tour on opening stage

Britain’s Mark Cavendish pulled out of the Abu Dhabi Tour during stage one after falling onto the same shoulder he broke in last year’s Tour de France. It is not yet clear how serious the 32-year-old’s Manxman’s injury is. After ...

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Truck crashes into finish line at Tour Down Under

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Reporter’s shock caught on camera as truck ploughs through cycle race finish line in Australia. BBC Sport – Cycling

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Belgian Grand Prix: Kimi Raikkonen tops practice as Massa crashes

Ferrari’s Kimi Raikkonen headed title rivals Lewis Hamilton and Sebastian Vettel in first practice at the Belgian Grand Prix. The Finn pipped Hamilton by just 0.053 seconds, with the Mercedes driver 0.092secs ahead of Vettel, who leads the championship by ...

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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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Giro d'Italia 2017: Sky's Geraint Thomas crashes on stage nine

Great Britain’s Geraint Thomas is taken down by a crash involving a police motorbike during stage nine of the 2017 Giro d’Italia. The Team Sky rider lost over five minutes to stage winner and race leader Nairo Quintana of Colombia ...

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