Investigation into bullying claims tones down earlier criticism
Thursday 15th Jun 2017
posted by Morning Star in Sport
Dutch sprinter Amy Pieters beat British national champion Hannah Barnes to victory on stage two of the Women’s Tour in Stoke-on-Trent yesterday.
Pieters, a Boels-Dolmans teammate of Lizzie Deignan, edged out Canyon-SRAM’s Barnes and Ellen van Dijk (Sunweb) to take the win,...
Friday 9th Jun 2017
Katarzyna Niewiadoma triumphed on the opening stage of the Women’s Tour yesterday to seize control of the battle for overall victory.
The 22-year-old Pole, among the pre-race favourites, broke clear with a little under 50km remaining of the opening 147.5km stage from Daventry to...
Thursday 8th Jun 2017
Tour held in England’s capital for the first time
Wednesday 7th Jun 2017
Chris Froome will target victory at the Criterium du Dauphine next week as he tests his form ahead of the Tour de France.
The Criterium has become a crucial testing ground for Tour hopefuls in recent years, with the victor of the race going on to win the Tour in four of the last five...
Saturday 3rd Jun 2017
Chris Froome was deliberately knocked off his bike by a hit-and-run driver yesterday while training in southern France.
The three-time Tour de France winner posted a picture of his broken bike on Twitter but said he was not hurt in the incident.
The Team Sky rider wrote:...
Wednesday 10th May 2017
GIRO D’ITALIA dropped controversial plans to award prizes for downhill speeds yesterday after coming under pressure from riders and officials.
The 100th Grand Tour begins tomorrow and was scheduled to include awards for riders producing the quickest speeds on descending sections...
Thursday 4th May 2017
It might not start in her hometown this year but Lizzie Deignan is looking forward to a Tour de Yorkshire route more suited to her style this weekend.
Last year, race organisers were none too subtle in their attempts to ensure the then world champion was on the start line in her...
Friday 28th Apr 2017
Britain is ‘leading the way’ in women’s cycling, says Garner
Thursday 27th Apr 2017
Elite funding agency UK Sport told British Cycling’s board yesterday it has “serious concerns” about its handling of allegations against ex-technical director Shane Sutton and has still not received key information about the case.
Last April, former Team GB rider Jess...
Wednesday 29th Mar 2017