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Froome states his physiological data from 2007 and 2015 will be released in early December

Double Tour de France winner Chris Froome has confirmed that the release of his physiological data will take place next month, with the r...

Samples of top five finishers in the Tour de France to be retained for ten years for possible retesting, 656 controls carried out during race

The first five riders in the general classification at the Tour de France will have their doping control samples retained for ten years i...

The Secret Pro: Post-Tour crits, Worlds and the farce that is the IAAF

I’ve not written here since just after the Giro d'Italia, but I’ve been busy racing. Finding time and energy to knock one of these posts ...

How to look good on the bike: nine style tips from Brian Holm

To the everyday Joe (or Joanna) with no interest in cycling, we cyclists can be an odd-looking bunch. The lycra, the bright colours and t...

A conversation with UCI President Brian Cookson: Tour de France, Froome, MTN-Qhubeka, night-time testing, motors and more

The recent Tour de France brought some great racing and also many talking points over the three weeks of action. As expected, battle was ...

Froome says he’s looking into doing extra physiological testing, will make results public

Following on from a suggestion during the Tour de France that the team will increase its transparency after that race, Tour winner Chris ...

Tour de France Gallery - week 3

The Tour de France is done and dusted and to cure your grand tour hangover we present to you our final set of spectacular imagery from Br...

CyclingTips Tour de France Podcast: Episode 8

In the eighth and final episode of our Tour de France podcast we sit down to chat about the last two stages of the race and La Course, an...

Faces of Le Tour: part three

There’s far more to the Tour than just 200 cyclists making their way around France. There are literally thousands of people that work tir...

Trek Factory Racing: Cancellara may ride one more Tour de France before retirement

Although Fabian Cancellara said on the day he left the Tour de France that it was quite possibly his final participation in the event, hi...

Trek Factory Racing confirms interest in signing Cavendish, Holm tips Briton for Paris win

Commenting on rumours linking Mark Cavendish to a possible move to Trek Factory Racing, the American team has confirmed that the multiple...

Full Chris Froome press conference audio: Tour winner on racing, rivals and much more

Although the Tour de France doesn’t finish until Sunday evening in Paris, Chris Froome spoke at length to the media in the press room ato...

Pinot wins Tour stage 20 atop Alpe d'Huez, Froome loses more time but secures yellow

ALPE D'HUEZ, France (CT) – Thibault Pinot (FDJ) has won the penultimate stage of the 2015 Tour de France, climbing to victory atop Alpe d...

CyclingTips Tour de France Podcast: Episode 7

In the seventh episode of our Tour de France podcast we sit down to chat about stages 17 to 19 of the race, some of the goings-on in and ...

Froome blasts Nibali over opportunistic attack

Race leader Chris Froome is known for having a polite manner in the Tour de France but there was a definite edge of anger in his response...

Roche: Riding the Route du Sud may have been Contador’s error

LA TOUSSUIRE, France (CT) – One of the last riders to take the Giro-Tour double, Stephen Roche, has said that he believes Alberto Contado...

Nibali solos to stage 19 Tour de France win, Froome loses time but retains yellow

LE TOUSSUIRE, France (CT) – Vincenzo Nibali (Astana) has won stage 19 of the Tour de France, climbing to a solo victory at the ski resort...

Tour de France tech: Custom paint jobs

It’s all about standing out at the Tour de France. Teams and riders fight for publicity over three weeks, whether it be getting in breaks...

Moto collision costs Jakob Fuglsang a chance at Tour de France stage win

SAINT-JEAN-DE-MAURIENNE, France (CT) – Astana rider Jakob Fuglsang believes his chances of winning today's stage 18 of the Tour de France...

Bardet solos to stage 18 win in Tour de France, Froome holds yellow

Romain Bardet made up for a disappointing general classification in this year’s Tour de France with a spectacular victory on stage 18 int...

Tour de France tech: A closer look at FSA's prototype electronic groupset

GAP, France (CT) – The cycling tech world has been abuzz since the second rest day of the Tour de France with the news that FSA has a few...