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Tadej Pogačar signs new deal with UAE until 2027

Could this be the lengthiest pro cycling contract ever?

After half a year off, Tom Dumoulin will continue road racing

Tom Dumoulin has confirmed his cycling career will not end with the Olympic Games. His program is yet to decided but will include the Wor...

Meet Christine Majerus: Proud domestique, perpetual national champ

Ahead of her third Olympics, Christine Majerus reflects on her work as a domestique and her personal successes over the years.

Wage disparity gap grows in women's peloton

According to survey findings from The Cyclists Alliance, the number of professional riders earning no salary has increased from 17% in 20...

Peter Sagan has knee surgery after Tour de France abandon

Peter Sagan underwent surgery to his knee in Monaco today after he was forced to abandon the Tour de France with a knee injury.

Peter Sagan leaves the Tour de France

Peter Sagan won't take the start on stage 12 of the Tour de France citing knee pain he sustained in the crash on stage three

TDF rumor mill: Peter Sagan will join Team TotalEnergies

According to Dutch website Wielerflits the deal is done. Peter Sagan joins Team TotalEnergies from 2022.

Cameron Meyer withdraws from Olympic Games

Cameron Meyer has decided not to ride the Olympic road race in Tokyo later this month. He will stay home with his father who was diagnose...

Mathieu van der Poel leaves the Tour de France

Mathieu van der Poel will not start the ninth stage of the Tour de France so he can recover for the Olympic MTB race three weeks from now.

For Jolien Verschueren, rest in peace

Cyclocross racer Jolien Verschueren died Friday at 31 years young

A star in the making: Introducing young Kiwi talent Niamh Fisher-Black

The 20-year-old New Zealander is a star of the future and a rider to keep an eye on at the upcoming Giro Rosa.

Chris Froome to ride Tour de France as road captain

Chris Froome will return to the Tour de France but not to ride for the general classification. The experienced rider and four-times winne...

Pogačar and Žigart: The power couple of Slovenian cycling

Urska Žigart and Tadej Pogačar are two of Slovenian's best cyclists. Get to know the couple.

Sam Bennett unsure about the Tour de France. Will Cavendish replace him?

Sam Bennett is unsure for the Tour de France. Lefevere doesn't really have a plan B when it comes to a new sprinter or will Mark Cavendis...

Doctor, 'rookie' racer, national champ: Elise Chabbey is living her best life

Get to know the Swiss champion and the winner of the first stage of the first-ever women's Tour de Suisse.

Australian Ben O'Connor at home with AG2R: They have confidence in me

Ben O'Connor signed a new contract with AG2R Citroën, tying him to the French team for the next three seasons.

A chat with Johan Museeuw, the greatest Classics rider of his generation

The three-time Flanders and Roubaix winner still follows the sport closely.

Sagan won't join Deceuninck-Quickstep

Peter Sagan won't be joining Deceuninck-Quickstep, team manager Lefevere revealed.

The 2022 Vuelta a España will start in the Netherlands

Next year's Vuelta starts in Utrecht with a team time trial.

Forever on the front: Meet Tim Declercq, one of the world's best domestiques

Tim Declercq is that tall guy leading the bunch in the Spring Classics and Grand Tours.

Lauren Kitchen retires from pro peloton

Lauren Kitchen announced today she is retiring from the pro peloton with immediate effect. She hopes to focus on a new job in town planni...