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Dan Martin signs two-year deal with Israel Cycling Academy

A little over two weeks into August, the first big surprise of this year's transfer season has emerged. Dan Martin will join Israel Cycli...

Tour de France lineups, Valverde and Morton: Daily News Digest

Welcome to your Daily News Digest. Here's what's happening today: Dan Martin will lead a UAE-Team Emirates Tour de France lineup that fea...

To beat Sky, there has to be a willingness to try

There was a willingness to try, and maybe that’s all we can ask for? Fifty-four long kilometers remained when Alejandro Valverde hit out....

Today at the Tour: Stage 6 winners and losers atop Mur-de-Bretagne

The last time the Tour de France included the Mûr-de-Bretagne — the wall of Brittany — Irish climber Dan Martin was caught in a bad posit...

Dan Martin jumps clear to win Stage 6 of Tour de France

Five years after he won his first stage at the Tour de France, Dan Martin scooped his second with an assertive victory on stage six. The ...

Today at the Tour: The Spring Classics in July

The Paris-Roubaix champion won, ahead of a recent winner of Brabantse Pijl. Former winners of Liège-Bastogne-Liège finished third, fourth...

Martin climbs to Dauphine win; Trek settles lawsuit; aero TT gel investigated: Daily News Digest

Welcome to your Daily News Digest. Here's what's happening today: Dan Martin sent a shot across the bow a took his first victory since 20...

Dan Martin warns Alps may not be sole deciders before final TT: ‘A very nervous four days’

LE PUY-EN-VELAY, France (CT) – Although many have identified the upcoming two alpine mountain stages as the key days prior to Saturday’s ...

‘It was just super-treacherous the whole day’: Martin loses time in Porte crash

CHAMBÉRY, France (CT) – It was a day that could have turned out so differently for Dan Martin. Fourth overall on Sunday morning and poise...

Three decades after Roche's win, Dan Martin targeting another Irish Tour de France podium

When the Tour de France got underway in Germany last Saturday, Dan Martin had numerous reasons to be motivated. His ninth place last year...

Aru claims Stage 5 victory at Tour de France, Froome into yellow

Italian national champion Fabio Aru (Astana) took the summit finish at La Planche des Belles Filles on Stage 5 of the Tour de France Wedn...

Sagan pulls foot from pedal in sprint, still wins Stage 3 of Tour de France

Even with a cleat pulled from the pedal in the final 300 metres, world champion Peter Sagan was able to hold off Michael Matthews and Dan...

Roche: A fourth Tour win for Froome will be complicated

Although Chris Froome dominated the 2016 Tour de France, 1987 champion Stephen Roche has said it is far from certain that the Briton will...

CyclingTips Podcast, Episode 8: 2016 Tour de France finale

In this concluding podcast from the 2016 Tour de France, recorded the morning after Sunday’s final stage in Paris, our team on the ground...

CyclingTips Podcast, Episode 7: 2016 Tour de France, first rest day

In this second podcast from the 2016 Tour de France, recorded on the race’s first rest day, our team on the ground — Matt de Neef, Shane ...

Tom Dumoulin wins summit finish in Andorra, Froome defends Tour de France lead

Tom Dumoulin (Giant-Alpecin) triumphantly crossed the finish line alone atop the hors categorie Andorra Arcalis climb in a pelting hail s...

Dan Martin feeling 'great' as Tour de France heads for familiar roads

Dan Martin (Etixx-QuickStep) safely navigated his way through a stressful opening week of the Tour de France and heads into the mountains...

Holm: 'If Dan Martin doesn’t finish top ten I’ll cut off his ears'

Etixx-QuickStep directeur sportif Brian Holm has commented on the GC chances of team climber Dan Martin, making it clear that he wants a ...

Dan Martin: Ready to take on the big guns in the Tour de France?

He won a mountain stage in the Vuelta at 25, took one in the Tour at 26 and then finished seventh overall in the Spanish Grand Tour the f...

Video highlights from the 2016 Critérium du Dauphiné

Traditionally, the Criterium du Dauphiné is a rehearsal for the Tour de France. This 68th edition was no exception, and ended with a Tour...

Valverde takes a fourth Flèche Wallonne title as Alaphilippe again finishes second

Spaniard Alejandro Valverde broke the record for wins at Flèche Wallonne Wednesday, once again timing his sprint on the Mur de Huy to per...