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Second behind Vos is an incredible comeback for Emilia Fahlin

After three years of setbacks coming second to the best in the world is quite the comeback.

Give Annemiek the Alpe

If Annemiek van Vleuten wants to race up Alpe d'Huez she should be given the chance to.

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.

The moments that defined the inaugural Tour de France Femmes

There were a lot of storylines that came out of this historic race. Here are the ones we found most significant.

Van Vleuten's rivals missed an opportunity on stage 4 gravel

Van Vleuten was distanced, but her rivals missed their moment.

Crashes and fame: women’s peloton gets hit by the Tour de France effect

There's good and bad that comes with the world's largest bike race.

How might his first ever Tour defeat change Tadej Pogačar?

Losing might be the best thing that could have happened to the two-time Tour de France champion. And the worst thing for his rivals.

The emotional rollercoaster that made the 2022 Tour such a spectacle

This year's Tour de France had the story arc of a Disney sports movie.

This is what makes sport so great

Jonas Vingegaard didn’t have to wait for Tadej Pogačar. It's a good thing he did.

Breaking down the attacks that led to Pogačar's defeat

One thing's for sure, the reigning Tour de France champion will fight to his last breath.

Was Vingegaard right to wait for Pogačar?

Killers or brothers: What do we want from our Tour champions?

There's plenty to look forward to in the final week of the Tour de France

Can Pogačar break Vingegaard's defences? Will the stage 20 ITT decide it all? Will Caleb Ewan get a stage win?

The moments that defined the 'second week' of the 2022 Tour de France

What a week of racing it's been. Before the final week begins, let's take stock of what we just witnessed.

Seeking checkmate, Pogačar finds only stalemate

Pogačar was looking for revenge. He did not find it.

Jonas Vingegaard and Jumbo-Visma risked the Tour to try to win it

"If I don’t try I’m not going to win," said Vingegaard, after taking the fight to Pogačar.

Primož Roglič's revenge Tour

In the Alps, Primož Roglič bent the Tour de France to his will.

Thibaut Pinot's descending cost him another victory

France's tragic hero should have won stage 9 of the Tour, just like he should have won other races in the past.

What we're looking forward to in 'week 2' of the 2022 Tour de France

There's plenty of reasons to tune in to the next six stages of the Tour.

What we learned from the Giro Donne

What can we take with us from the Giro Donne to the Tour de France Femmes avec Zwift? A lot.

Ben O’Connor, the latest rider to have his pain wrongly fetishised

As Ben O'Connor withdraws from the Tour de France, we ask: is he a victim of cycling's glorification of pain and suffering?

The performances that defined the first 'week' of the 2022 Tour de France

It's been an action-packed start to the race. Here are the moments that stood out to us.