2017 Tour de France

2017 Tour de France

2017 Tour de France

Tour de France hat-trick moves Kittel into green jersey

Marcel Kittel won by a whisker stage 7 of the Tour de France after another sweltering day in the saddle, which took the riders over 213.5 kilometers from Troyes to Nuits-Saint-Georges, a new-entry in the race. It was his...

Strong start for Quick-Step Floors

Matteo Trentin and Marcel Kittel finished the opening stage, held under a grim sky on wet roads, in the top 10. On and off rain impacted on stage 1 of the Tour de France, a 14km-long individual time trial in...

Team Sunweb’s Michael Matthews takes TDF stage 16 victory

Team Sunweb delivered an exceptional display of dedication and commitment to a shared goal today, as their control of the stage was rewarded with their third 2017 Tour de France victory at stage 16. The Tour de France saw a...

Yates holds white after brutal stage 12 at the Tour de France

A brutal stage 12 caused a shake-up at the top end of proceedings at the Tour de France, but British climber Simon Yates was able to hold onto the white jersey and move into sixth overall. The 214.5km stage had...

Emanuel Buchmann stays close to the race leaders on chaotic stage 15 to fight...

With four riders within thirty seconds of the top spot in the GC, it was bound to be a busy day before the second rest day of the race, but few would have expected the stage to unfold in...

Boasson Hagen sprints to second place on Mandela Day

The Team Dimension Data for Qhubeka riders put in an impressive performance on stage 16 of Tour de France, which took place on Mandela Day. The team was always attentive near the front and at the end, Edvald Boasson...

Porte survives crash-marred stage

The first road stage of the Tour de France was marred by a crash in the final 30km which brought down multiple race favourites before a regrouping saw Marcel Kittel (Quickstep-Floors) take the win.   The peloton travelled from Germany to...

Kreuziger 5th on stage 8 as Yates holds white at the Tour de France

Former Czech champion Roman Kreuziger sprinted to fifth place on stage eight of the Tour de France today after helping teammate Simon Yates to retain the white best young rider's jersey. Kreuziger finished in the main group of contenders, alongside...

Roglic solos over the Galibier for a Tour de France stage win

Primoz Roglic won the 17th stage of the Tour de France with a solo move over the Galibier Pass and a hair-raising descent to Serre-Chevalier. The Slovenian rider, arriving 1-13 minutes ahead of the Chris Froome yellow jersey group,...

Stage 1 Preview

Düsseldorf / Düsseldorf 14KM The 2017 Tour de France kicks off with a 14km Time Trial around Dusseldorf. The obvious favourite for this stage is Tony Martin, but there are plenty of challengers. Chances are part of the race will be...

TRACK CYCLING

Australia top nation on day 3 in Hong Kong

Australia took top honours on Friday at the 2017 UCI Track Cycling World Championships presented by Tissot in Hong Kong, with two gold medals,...

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