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Adam Phelan's Video Diary: The Road to Abu Dhabi

Throughout the 2015 season Drapac Professional Cycling’s Adam Phelan has been putting together great little videos from his time spent tr...

UCI clarifies absence of women at Cycling Gala

Whether the talk is about UCI’s inaugural Cycling Gala this past weekend or the Abu Dhabi Tour that preceded it, there was one question t...

Recovering Boonen given green light to return to Belgium, must rest for several weeks

Days after saying that he may have to stay in Abu Dhabi for up to two weeks as a result of the fractured skull he sustained last week, To...

Behind the scenes of the Abu Dhabi Tour on-bike live coverage experiment

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (CT) – We saw a few firsts at the Abu Dhabi Tour: the race itself, for a start, Peter Sagan in his newly ...

Opinion: Middle Eastern racing is about more than just money

The inaugural Abu Dhabi Tour, which came to a close on Sunday, has prompted renewed criticism from riders and fans alike of the UCI's con...

Boonen’s Classic goals under threat: ‘Doctors say I could be out of action for six months, but I think it will be a month’

The head injuries sustained by Tom Boonen on the second stage of the Abu Dhabi Tour could potentially derail his plans to chase Classic w...

How riders and team staff survived the extreme heat of the Abu Dhabi Tour

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (CT) – Extreme weather has again been in the cycling headlines over the past few days with the inaugural ...

Boonen suffers skull fracture at Abu Dhabi Tour, further tests to be carried out

He was second on stage one of the Abu Dhabi Tour and started day two in the green jersey, but Tom Boonen’s goal of adding to his recent v...

Peter Sagan's world championship-themed Specialized Tarmac

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (CT) – In years past we’ve often had to wait until the new year to get a glimpse of what the UCI road rac...

Sagan chasing first win as world champion in Abu Dhabi Tour

Peter Sagan’s first competitive appearance in the rainbow jersey is one that he and his team fully intend to be successful, with the Slov...

Impressive line-up for inaugural Abu Dhabi Tour: Aru, Valverde, Matthews and more to ride

Some of the top names in the sport have been announced as competing in the first-ever Abu Dhabi Tour, which will begin on October 8 and r...

Velon announces three year revenue-sharing partnership with organisers of new Abu Dhabi Tour

Arguably the most significant agreement yet for the Velon organisation has been announced, with the first-ever collective race collaborat...