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On par: six times when the women equalled the men

We are still far removed from complete equality in professional women's and men's cycling. Despite several developments over the past cou...

Underdogs Sunweb upset Boels-Dolmans in Worlds TTT

The 2017 UCI Road World Championships kicked off in Bergen, Norway, on Sunday with the women's team time trial, and Team Sunweb were the ...

The 2017 Women's WorldTour in numbers, videos and photos

Most of you will know by now that Anna van der Breggen (Boels-Dolmans) took out the overall win in the second edition of the Women's Worl...

Marianne Vos wins Ladies Tour of Norway, her first Women's WorldTour stage race win

Continuing their block in Scandinavia, the women's professional peloton transferred from last weekend's races in Sweden to the neighbouri...

Marianne Vos: 'I'm not done yet'

It’s been a rough season for multi-discipline, multi-time world champion Marianne Vos. After a dominant cyclocross season, Vos entered th...

Lepistö claims her third WorldTour victory in thrilling race in Sweden

For the second race in the Vårgårda weekend, the women's peloton competed in a 140-kilometre road race that includes four difficult grave...

Boels-Dolmans repeat TTT victory in Sweden; Worlds is next

Now in its 10th year, the Vårgårda team time trial is the only stand-alone team time trial on the women's calendar, and since it's held o...

Rivera nets fourth WorldTour victory at RideLondon, wins women's cycling's biggest prize purse

With La Course moving away from the Champs-Élysées and into the Alps, no longer did the women's peloton ride their circles on the Parisia...

A race for second: no contest for Van Vleuten in pursuit-style La Course

After winning the 67-kilometre climbers' stage from Briançon to the top of the Col d'Izoard with a 43-second lead, it seemed unlikely tha...

Photo gallery: the women's peloton takes on Izoard

After three editions of La Course on the Champs-Élysées in the heart of Paris, the race moved away from France's capital city into the Al...

Van Vleuten climbs to solo victory atop Izoard to win La Course

After three editions of La Course on the Champs-Élysées in the heart of Paris, the race moved away from France's capital city into the Al...

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The new La Course: details and rider responses

This weekend, the women's peloton will line up for a renewed, two-stage edition of La Course by le Tour de France, and the feedback has b...

The 2017 Giro Rosa in numbers, names & colours; this is your guide to women's biggest cycling tour

After a very exciting showdown in the toughest edition of the Women's Tour yet, the Women's WorldTour continues in Italy for women's cycl...

Nerves, sprint trains and the new team: Chloe Hosking's Tour of Chongming Island

The year 2016 was arguably Chloe Hosking's best season yet with big victories at Tour of Chongming Island, the coveted La Course by le To...

Coryn Rivera wins Trofeo Alfredo Binda in historic bunch sprint finish

The 19th edition of the Trofeo Alfredo Binda - Comune de Cittiglio saw an historic finish on Sunday when a reduced bunch of 30 riders bar...

How one small mistake lost the race: Inside the Ronde van Drenthe with Janneke Ensing

A spring-like day in Drenthe, with blue skies and not much wind, caused the second round in the Women's WorldTour, the Ronde van Drenthe,...

Hometown favourite Elisa Longo Borghini wins Women's WorldTour opener at Strade Bianche

Italian rider Elisa Longho Borghini (Wiggle-High5) became a hometown hero today when she won the Women's WorldTour opener at the Strade B...

Preview: Women’s WorldTour kicks off on the gravel roads of the Strade Bianche this weekend

The iconic white gravel roads of the Strade Bianche will once again host the kick-off event of the UCI Women's WorldTour this weekend. No...

ASO says desire for new challenge, not repetition spurred La Course change

Earlier this month, the organisers of La Course by Le Tour, ASO, announced that they were changing up the format of their much celebrated...

Women’s race distance maximums increase in 2017 to accommodate 'increased level of competitiveness'

The UCI’s Professional Cycling Council (PCC) met in Geneva, Switzerland, this week to discuss the rules and regulations for the 2017 seas...

La Course moves away from Paris and into the Alps

Rumours regarding a possible expansion of the Women’s WorldTour event, La Course, circulated earlier this month, after organisers of the ...