What you need to know about the IOC’s Olympic anti-doping retests

Reports in recent days that 31 athletes from the 2008 Olympics had tested positive grabbed the headlines, and also raised the possibility that cycling could be one of the sports concerned. In 2009 the-then road race silver medallist Davide Rebellin was disqualified after retests determined that he had taken the EPO-related substance CERA. The latest […]


Daily News Digest

In today’s CT Daily News Digest: End of the road for IAM Cycling; After Alaphilippe’s GC victory in California — what next, and how far can he go?; Greipel and Sieberg extend with Lotto-Soudal through 2018; Thomas extends with Team Sky; Giro rest day review; Pro cyclist talks about facing his depression; Tour of California: Riders […]


End of the road for IAM Cycling

Riders such as Heinrich Haussler, Leigh Howard and Larry Warbasse will be searching for a new team for 2017 after IAM Cycling announced that it would not continue in the peloton beyond the end of the current season. Questions have existed about the WorldTour team’s future in recent weeks, with some rumours talking about a […]


Daily News Digest

In today’s edition of the CT Daily News Digest: Steven Kruijswijk takes a solid lead into the Giro d’Italia’s final rest day; Julian Alaphilippe claims overall victory at the Amgen Tour of California; Megan Guarnier wins the women’s Amgen Tour of California; Pieter Weening takes overall honours at the Tour of Norway; Jeannie Longo’s husband faces criminal trial for buying […]


Daily News Digest

In today’s CT Daily News Digest: Nieve wins stage 13 of Giro d’Italia as Amador takes over Maglia Rosa; Breakaway win for Skujins on stage 5 of the Amgen Tour of California; Big day for American cycling as Megan Guarnier wins the first stage of the women’s Tour of California; Pederesen wins tough Tour of Norway […]


Daily News Digest

In today’s CT Daily News Digest: Greipel sprints to victory on stage 12 of Giro d’Italia; Sagan again! World champ takes a second stage at Amgen Tour of California; Weening wins second stage at Tour of Norway; Dennis and Bookwalter in familiar, uncertain team dynamic amid California GC contest; Sanchez extends with BMC; Quintana staying in […]


Daily News Digest

In today’s CT Daily News Digest: Ulissi wins again on Giro d’Italia stage 11, Jungels strengthens lead; Alaphilippe stamps his authority on the Amgen Tour of California with Gibraltar Road attack; Steele von Hoff wins Tour of Norway opener; Dumoulin abandons Giro; Preview: What you need to know about the Women’s Tour of California; Kennaugh breaks […]


Welcome to our new homepage

If you’ve been following CyclingTips for a few years you’ll notice that we switch up the homepage every couple of years. This isn’t because I get bored and need to shake things up. It’s to accommodate the amount of content we’re publishing, to make it easier for you to find relevant articles, and to showcase […]


Daily News Digest

In today’s CT Daily News Digest: Ciccone nabs maiden Grand Tour stage win in Giro d’Italia, Jungels takes over Maglia Rosa; King of the breakaway: Cannondale on top at Amgen Tour of California; Giro d’Italia: Landa dropped early on stage 10, quits the race; A changed man: Wiggins returns to California heavier, and seemingly happier; Craddock, […]


Giro d’Italia: Landa dropped early on stage 10, quits the race [updated]

Having moved from tenth to eight overall after a solid time trial performance on Sunday, Mikel Landa went into Tuesday’s tenth stage of the Giro d’Italia determined to continue his bid to win the race. However despite sounding confident before the start of the stage, he very quickly got into problems and was dropped on […]