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Dutchman Boom wins second Tour of Britain title

Lars Boom won his second Tour of Britain title as Edvald Boasson Hagen claimed the final stage in Cardiff. Norwegian Boasson Hagen, who rides for Team Dimension Data, broke away with three kilometres remaining in the 180km eighth stage from Worcester. Dutchman Boom, of Team Lotto NL-Jumbo, finished in the ...

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Ewan wins sixth stage as Boom retains Tour of Britain lead

Australia’s Caleb Ewan won his third stage on this year’s Tour of Britain with victory on stage six, as Lars Boom retained the green jersey. Orica-Scott rider Ewan beat Fernando Gaviria and Dylan Groenewegen with a powerful sprint at the end of the 187km route from Newmarket to Aldeburgh. Dutch ...

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Briton Atherton out of World Championships

UCI Mountain Bike World Championships Dates: 5-10 September Venue: Cairns, Australia Live coverage on Sunday 10 September from 03:55 BST on the BBC Red Button and the BBC Sport website & app. Britain’s defending champion Rachel Atherton has been forced to withdraw from the UCI Downhill Mountain Bike World Championships ...

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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 Belgian team-mate Victor Campenaerts. Boom leads Campenaerts by eight seconds ...

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