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Rosskopf claims first national title with 'unexpected' form

Joey Rosskopf delivered a heartbreaking blow to his BMC Racing teammate Brent Bookwalter, taking out the US Pro time trial title in Knoxville, …

Cycling

Marcotte focused on stars-and-stripes repeat in Knoxville

To say Eric Marcotte (Cylance pro Cycling) knows how to target a race would be an understatement. The 2014 US pro road race champion and 2015 …

Cycling

Molly Weaver: Injury setback was probably the toughest time of my life

In many respects, Molly Weaver is just happy to be here, but she's also eager to get her season properly underway. The Sunweb rider was hospitalised …

Cycling

Greipel heads up Lotto Soudal's Tour de France squad

Andre Greipel will once again lead the line for Lotto Soudal at the Tour de France, with the Belgian team unveiling their nine-man team on Saturday …

Tour de France

Cardiac 'anomaly' forces Navardauskas out for at least one month

Heinrich Haussler returned to riding Saturday following a recent arthroscopic treatment of his knee, while Ramunas Navarduaskas is out for at least a …

Cycling

LottoNL-Jumbo unveil new jersey for Tour de France

The LottoNL-Jumbo team has unveiled a new jersey for the Tour de France, with the black and yellow panels on the original 2017 jersey being flipped …

Tour de France

Poels 'not angry, but disappointed' at Team Sky Tour de France snub

Woet Poels has described himself as disappointed, but not angry, at being left out of Team Sky's nine-man line up for the Tour de France.<p>The Dutchman …

Tour de France

Valverde to 'support Quintana, and nothing else' at Tour de France

Alejandro Valverde has sought to quell any hint of a Movistar leadership dilemma at the Tour de France, insisting he is riding to "help Nairo …

Cycling

Cummings still with one hurdle to jump for Tour de France selection

Stephen Cummings' return to racing went better than he could have imagined, with his first ever national time trial title. The Briton beat defending …

Cycling

Castroviejo overcomes injury, mechanical to reclaim Spanish title - News shorts

Movistar's Jonathan Castroviejo reclaimed the Spanish time trial title in Soria on Friday, topping Team Sky's Mikel Landa by more than a minute.<p>While …

Cycling

Watch the USA Cycling national championships live on Cyclingnews | Cyclingnews.com

Moved to the end of June to coincide with the rest of the world's national championships, the USA Cycling professional road championships will serve …

Olympics

National title number seven for Tony Martin in Germany

Tony Martin (Katusha-Alpecin) won the first time trial since taking the world title last year, winning the German national championship time trial in …

Tour de France

Neben eyeing US Nationals time trial as first test for Worlds defence

World time trial champion Amber Neben will line up in her rainbow jersey at the USA Cycling Professional National Championships in Knoxville, …

Cycling

Phinney to make Tour de France debut

After eight seasons in the WorldTour, interrupted by a nearly career-ending leg injury, Taylor Phinney will finally make his Tour de France debut …

Tour de France

Trek-Segafredo team to support Contador and Degenkolb at the Tour de France

The Trek-Segaredo team has confirmed its nine riders for the Tour de France, with Alberto Contador the protected general classification leader for …

Cycling

Bardet champions performance over result at Tour de France

Romain Bardet (AG2R La Mondiale) has said that he will ride the Tour de France seeking to produce the best possible performance rather than fixating …

Cycling

Movistar confident Quintana can end Froome's Tour de France reign

For three of the past four years, Movistar team manager Eusebio Unzue has overseen a successful assault by Nairo Quintana on the podium of the Tour …

Cycling

Orica-Scott's Tour de France squad built around Yates and Chaves

Orica-Scott has announced their nine-man roster for the Tour de France with Simon Yates and Esteban Chaves set to lead the team's overall …

Cycling

Cavendish's Tour de France start still hangs in the balance

Mark Cavendish’s chances of making the start of the Tour de France are looking higher as each day passes but his Dimension Data team is not taking …

Cycling

Dream Belgian TT title for Lampaert

Yves Lampaert has gone from strength to strength in 2017 with the Quick-Step Floors rider enjoying his best season to date. The 26-year-old can now …

Tour de France

Chris Froome: I've never been offered triamcinolone at Team Sky

In an interview with <i>The Guardian</i>'s William Fotheringham, Chris Froome categorically stated that he has never been offered the corticosteroid …

Cycling

Latour surprises to take French national TT title

18 years after Gilles Maignan won the French national time trial title, Pierre Latour claimed a surprise win against the clock for AG2R-La Mondiale …

Cycling

Dwars door Vlaanderen to take pre-Flanders slot from De Panne - News Shorts

The tussle between Dwars Door Vlaanderen and the Three Days of De Panne over 2018 dates has come to an end, with the UCI deciding that Dwars will …

Cycling

Gilbert aiming for third Belgian road title

Philippe Gilbert (Quick-Step Floors) will line up in Antwerp Sunday with visions of a third Belgian road title to go along with his championships in …

Bicycle Racing

Kung captures first Swiss time trial title

Fabian Cancellara's retirement opened the door for a new generation of Swiss riders to stake their claim to time trial supremacy, and BMC Racing's …

Cycling

UCI reduces Grand Tour teams to 8 riders for 2018

Grand Tour rosters will be reduced from nine to eight riders next season, and pelotons in all UCI races will be limited to 176 riders as part of …

Tour de France

Froome: I'm going to have to make sure I'm absolutely at my best

Chris Froome has warned that this year's Tour de France route and the limited amount of time trial will ensure a very close race as he fights to win …

Cycling

BMC 'all in' for Porte with Tour de France line-up

BMC Racing have announced its line-up for the Tour de France, with the team going "all in" for leader Richie Porte.<p>Paris-Roubaix champion Greg Van …

Cycling

Quintana: Froome still looks like the big favourite for Tour de France

Nairo Quintana (Movistar) has named Chris Froome as the favourite to win the Tour de France but said that missing out on Giro d'Italia victory has …

Cycling

Team Sky include Thomas, Kwiatkowski and Landa in Tour de France squad

Team Sky has confirmed the riders that will support Chris Froome as he targets a fourth Tour de France victory, with Geraint Thomas, Mikel Landa, …

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