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Nairo Quintana disqualified from 2022 Tour de France for tramadol use

The presence of tramadol infringes UCI Medical Rules and does not constitute an Anti-Doping Rule Violation.

Vuelta a España GC preview: Can anyone dethrone Primož Roglič?

Here are the contenders vying for the red jersey.

Tom Dumoulin ends professional career with immediate effect

The Dutchman was set to retire at the end of the 2022 season but calls it a day earlier than planned.

Egan Bernal back racing while Ineos Grenadiers confirm Carapaz exit

Seven months after a crash that put him into the ICU, Egan Bernal will return to racing at the Tour of Denmark following a final assessme...

The 23 Vuelta a España rosters, as we get them

Here are the riders lining up for the 2022 Spanish Grand Tour.

Inside the minds of climbers

What makes them different from the rest of the peloton? And what would a Tour de France look like without any mountains?

Rigoberto Urán wins the maillot yawn

How much do Tour de France riders sleep? This much.

The motor-doping accusations at the heart of Italy's biggest bike race

Stefano Stagni won the Maratona dles Dolomites, slept for 10 hours, then woke up to a phone filled with abuse.

Astana rider banned for a year following positive drug test

The UCI announced Michele Gazzoli's one-year suspension for a 'non-intentional Anti-Doping Rule Violation'.

David Gaudu is a Twitch streamer now

France's fourth-best Tour cyclist is also its most-online.

The can of coke that almost ruined the Transcontinental Race 2022

The story of the 4,000km race across Europe where a €1 purchase nearly cost the eventual winner dearly.

All of the transfers you need to know about, updated as they come in

As the transfer window opens, here's every move as it happens.

Bullets in the post and football ties: What’s going on at the Volta a Portugal?

Portuguese domestic cycling is in a disastrous state.

Movistar looks to Tour de Langkawi as relegation fight builds

The showdown in Guangxi is off, but what about a clash in Langkawi?

'What a mess': Massive pile-up thwarts Vuelta a Burgos sprint finale

David Dekker's fall precipitated yet another Jumbo-Visma 1-2-3.

Contract clause allows Lorena Wiebes to leave DSM early for SD Worx

The sprinter signs with the world's best women's team.

Tour de France Femmes proves TV hit as viewing figures released

Millions of viewers tuned in to watch the eight-day stage race.

Men's peloton set for vital levelling up thanks to Tour de France Femmes success

Men's peloton look to address one-sided field and continued instances of crashing.

Cycling silly season: Van Aert and Vos take on Van der Poel and Van Vleuten

It's a post-Tour de France world and we're all living in it

Miguel Ángel López cleared to resume racing following 'absence of findings'

The Colombian was suspended by Astana Qazaqstan after being linked to drug trafficking allegations.

The weirder stories we didn't get around to telling this Tour de France

A few anecdotes and golden one-liners we've heard over the past three weeks of racing.