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Tour de Yorkshire: Astana sports director suspended after near miss

Media playback is not supported on this device The driver of the Astana team car that almost hit a volunteer and crashed through a traffic island during the Tour de Yorkshire has been suspended for 50 days. Sports director Lars ...

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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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Lagergren wins Sicilian Open play-off for first European Tour title

Rocco Forte Sicilian Open, final leaderboard -16 J Lagergren (Swe), M Lorenzo-Vera (Fra); Lagergren won on first play-off hole -15 A Sullivan (Eng), L Herbert (Aus); -14 L Bjerregaard (Den); -13 J Guerrier (Fra); -11 S Brown (Eng), F Laporta ...

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Ladies European Tour: Melissa Reid says players need part-time jobs to make living

Some Ladies European Tour players are having to take part-time jobs because “it’s pretty much impossible” to make a living otherwise, says Melissa Reid. The LET has 14 scheduled events this year – a situation Reid, who joined the Tour ...

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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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Paine named Australia one-day captain for England tour

Test captain Tim Paine will lead Australia’s one-day side for their limited-overs tour of England in June. Wicketkeeper Paine replaces Steve Smith – who was banned by Cricket Australia for a year following the ball-tampering scandal – for the five-match ...

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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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Walscheid wins Tour de Yorkshire sprint finish as Cavendish falters

Mark Cavendish’s challenge once again faltered as Germany’s Max Walscheid won stage three of the Tour de Yorkshire. The Dimension Data rider had targeted the flat finish in Scarborough as one he could potentially win but he was dropped on ...

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Guarnier wins Women's Tour de Yorkshire from Briton Rowe

American Megan Guarnier won the Women’s Tour de Yorkshire from Briton Dani Rowe after a fantastic final climb earned her victory on stage two from Barnsley to Ilkley. The 33-year-old Boels-Dolmans rider attacked with 500m to go on the 124km ...

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Pakistan v Northants: Shadab Khan takes 6-77 on opening day of tour match

Tour match, The County Ground, Northampton (day one of four): Northamptonshire 259 (73.4 overs): Rossington 90, Shadab 6-77 Pakistan 6-0 (4.3 overs) Pakistan trail by 253 runs Scorecard Pakistan leg-spinner Shadab Khan took 6-77 to help dismiss Northamptonshire for 259 ...

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