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 ...Read More »
Briton Brian Cookson has lost the election for the UCI presidency to Frenchman David Lappartient. Co...
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Dylan Groenewegen won stage seven of the Tour of Britain as his team-mate and fellow Dutchman Lars Boom maintained his overall lead. Groenewegen, riding for the Lotto NL-Jumbo team, held off Friday’s stage winner Caleb Ewan to take the sprint. The 24-year-old finished ahead of Australians Ewan and Brenton Jones ...Read More »
Chris Froome is virtually assured of being the first British rider to win the Vuelta a Espana as he increased his lead after the penultimate stage. The Team Sky rider was powerless as Alberto Contador secured a gutsy stage win, pulling clear on the 13.2km ascent of Alto de Angliru ...Read More »
Annie Last has won Great Britain’s first ever medal in elite women’s cross-country at the Mountain Bike World Championships in Australia. The 27-year-old produced a career-best performance to take the silver in one hour, 29 minutes, 40 seconds in Cairns. The British champion finished behind Switzerland’s Jolanda Neff and ahead ...Read More »
Britain’s Chris Froome his one minute 37 seconds lead over Italy’s Vincenzo Nibali after stage 19 of the Vuelta a Espana, ahead of Saturday’s decider. Stage 20 is a 117.5km route that ends with a gruelling 13.2km climb up the Alto de l’Angliru, with Sunday’s final stage a processional one ...Read More »
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 ...Read More »
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 ...Read More »
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 169km stage to pick up 21 seconds on Italy’s Nibali ...Read More »
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 ...Read More »
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 second placed Vincenzo Nibali. The Italian, who finished fourth on ...Read More »