Chris Froome set to clinch 4th Tour de France win after hour trial

( CNN) Chris Froome will be crowned Tour de France champion for the fourth hour on Sunday after widening his lead with a powerful ride in the time-trial on the penultimate stage in Marseille. Froome, a 32 -year-old Kenyan-born Briton who rides for Team Sky, finished third, six seconds behind stage win Marciej Bodnar of […]

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Squad Sky rule the Tour de France again but will remain unloved | Richard Williams

Chris Froomes impending triumph cannot mask the unpopularity of a squad tainted by the increasing bullishness of Dave Brailsford in the face of legitimate questions When Team Sky changed their jerseys from black to white for this years Tour de France, it was a reasonably transparent attempt to rebrand themselves as good guys. A line […]

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The German Olympic and world champion sprinter sustained spinal traumata following a develop accident in June Germany’s double Olympic and world track sprint cycling champion Kristina Vogel has announced she has been left paralysed following spinal traumata sustained in a serious accident during training. Vogel, 27, who won Olympic gold in the track squad sprint […]

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Cyclist set to finish record-breaking ‘around the world in 80 days’ cycle a day early

British athlete Mark Beaumont is expected to complete his world tour on Monday after 79 days in the saddle, smashing the previous record of 123 days Endurance cyclist Mark Beaumont is expected to arrive in Paris on Monday 18 September, 79 days after defining off on his attempt to cycle around the world in 80 […]

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Tour de France 2018: Colombia’s cycling obsession

( CNN) Every Sunday in Bogota the street echo to the whirring sound of cyclists weaving their way through the city’s ciclovias — cycling paths. Follow @cnnsport Cycling is deep rooted in Colombian culture, a nation known for it’s preoccupation with the sport. It’s a passion that has helped nurture a number of contenders , […]

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Australian cyclist Shane Perkins thanks Vladimir Putin after defecting to Russia

Shane Perkins switch to Russia has been rubber-stamped after chairperson Vladimir Putin signed an executive order to grant Russian citizenship Shane Perkins switch to Russia has been rubber-stamped after chairperson Vladimir Putin signed an executive order to awarded the Australia-born Olympic bronze medallist and dual world champ Russian citizenship. Perkins, who represented Australia and won […]

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Giro d’Italia director calls for swift verdict in Chris Froome drug case

The Giro dItalia race director has called for a swift conclusion to Chris Froomes antidoping case The Giro d’Italia race director has called for a swift conclusion to Chris Froome’s anti-doping case, claiming it is taking too long for cycling’s governing body to reach a verdict. Mauro Vegni was speaking in Jerusalem before the race […]

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Maria Sharapova’s return to tennis would sit more easily if she demonstrated contrition

The five-times grand slam winner is no Lance Armstrong-scale villain but her doping crime was not victimless and she seems not to have learned any lessons A week or so ago, the legal definition of British prisons was changed: they are no longer places of punishment. The new prison and tribunals bill, put forward by […]

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