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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Michael Matthews wins chaotic stage 16 after’ attacking like a lunatic’

Australias Michael Matthews won the 16 th stage of the Tour de France, a 165 -kilometre ride from Le-Puy-en-Velay to Romans-sur-Isre, with Chris Froome retaining the yellow jersey This was no gentle run to the foothills of the Alps. As Daniel Martin find, the Tour de France can be lost on any given day and […]

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Bradley Wiggins and Team Sky accused in damning narcotics report

Report indicates Team Sky riders took performance-enhancing medications to win Tour de France An explosive parliamentary report has suggested Team Sky and Bradley Wiggins used performance-enhancing medications under the guise of treating a legitimate medical condition in order to win the 2012 Tour de France. The long-awaited report by the digital, culture, media and athletic […]

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Chris Froome:’ I’d like to be here for the next five years, trying to win’

Chris Froome, in the wake of his fourth Tour de France victory, has said he would like to keep riding into his late thirties but admitted he is definitely get older Chris Froome, with his fourth Tour de France in the bag thanks to one of the strongest final weeks he can recollect putting in, […]

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Mark Cavendish out of Tour and Peter Sagan disqualified after horror crash

Peter Sagan has been hurled out of the race and Mark Cavendishs Tour is over after a hideous accident in the sprint finish on stage four left him nursing numerous injuries Mark Cavendish has withdrawn from the Tour de France after he suffered a fractured shoulder blade in a horrendous accident 200 metres from the […]

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Chris Froome holds on to yellow jersey as Bauke Mollema wins stage 15

Chris Froome was forced into a wheel change approaching the crucial Col de Peyra Taillade but fought back to retain the yellow jersey while Bauke Mollema won his first Tour de France stage As the Tour de France enters its final week, the 2,500 -mile race is coming down to nerves and seconds, which builds […]

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Tour de France: calls for salary cap to curb Team Sky’s dominance

Geraint Thomass Team Sky have twice the budget of second-placed Tom Dumoulins Sunweb and the French daily Libration said fans and public position the Tour with disappointed anger Geraint Thomas has been hailed as” Le Prince de Galles” and “Le cyclist next door” by French papers after winning his first Tour de France. But as […]

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