2017 Tour de France

2017 Tour de France

2017 Tour de France

Team Sunweb’s Michael Matthews takes TDF stage 14 victory

For the second day in a row Team Sunweb had reason for celebrations after taking the Tour de France stage 14 victory with Michael Matthews (AUS) sealing the win in Rodez. Stage 14 was marked as a unique opportunity for Team...

Porte retains 5th place

The riders faced another long day in the saddle on stage 7 of the Tour de France with 213.5km on the cards and a photo finish bunch sprint playing out in Nuits-Saint-Georges.   Stage 7 provided the last chance for the...

Thomas De Gendt on his combative Tour

Third in the mountains classification, third in the points classification, fiftieth in the general classification and – according to the jury – second most combative: Thomas De Gendt did leave his mark on this Tour. “I came to the...

BORA-hansgrohe show bravery as Maciej Bodnar’s stunning breakaway effort narrowly beaten on the line

242m: this was all that was remaining of stage 11 of the Tour de France when Maciej Bodnar was caught by the sprinters after riding the entire day in the break. Escaping at kilometre zero, the Polish time trial...

Van Avermaet Sprints to Second in Uphill Battle in Rodez

After taking his maiden Tour de France stage win in Rodez in 2015, Greg Van Avermaet looked to repeat his success when the race returned to the same finish on stage 14 of the Tour de France.   The Belgian showed...

Yates straight into the white jersey after first mountain test at the Tour de...

British climber Simon Yates has stood up to the first big test of the 2017 Tour de France, finishing sixth on stage five to move up to sixth overall and into the best young rider's jersey. The stage was set for first of...

2017 Tour de France – King of the Mountains Preview

With the Tour de France only a few days away, we look at the battle for the maillot à pois rouges, aka the Polka Dot Jersey. With only four uphill finishes, there's a good chance for a non GC rider...

Yates retains white after sprint finish on stage six

After climbing to the best young rider lead on yesterday's summit finish, Paris-Nice and Tour of Romandie stage winner Simon Yateshas successfully retained the white jersey after stage six of the Tour de France today. A long and hot day on the road...

Edvald Boasson Hagen powers to victory!

Team Dimension Data for Qhubeka’s Edvald Boasson Hagen crowned an incredible performance by soloing to victory after a powerful attack on the final kilometers on stage 19 of Tour de France. Knowing that today’s stage was the last chance for...

Team Sunweb’s Warren Barguil takes over the lead in the TDF mountains classification

The ninth stage of the Tour de France was a strong showing for Team Sunweb, with Warren Barguil (FRA), putting in a huge ride to take over the lead in the mountains classification. A perfectly executed plan saw Team Sunweb...

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Morton caps career-best Worlds

South Australia’s Stephanie Morton is celebrating her most successful world championship campaign which included two podium appearances and a fourth at the Hong Kong...

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