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George Bennett's second ride up the Zoncolan

One of the best moments on stage 14 of the Giro d'Italia came long after the finish, unseen by the TV cameras.

Opportunity lost: Brambilla and Bennett squabble their way out of Giro stage contention

Gianluca Brambilla and George Bennett addressed what happened between them on Giro stage 12.

This isn't what George Bennett had planned for the Giro's first GC day

The Kiwi champion struggled in the cold on stage 4, dropping 90 seconds to his GC rivals.

The GC winners and losers of the Giro's first mountain stage

Tuesday's stage 4 of the Giro d'Italia saw this year's pink jersey hopefuls attacking each other on a climb for the first time.

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Photo gallery: Chaos and courage at Il Lombardia

The 114th Il Lombardia will be remembered for much more than Jakob Fuglsang's patient yet commanding victory. It'll be remembered as the ...

Patient Jakob Fuglsang bests George Bennett at Lombardia

George Bennett punched first, but Jakob Fuglsang’s counter proved the stronger blow as the Dane took victory at Il Lombardia, known for 2...

Tech gallery: Head to toe with the shoes and helmets of the Tour Down Under

With a few exceptions, bikes within any given team all look the same. The riders wear the same kits. Homogeneity is the goal. There is no...

George Bennett's missing ribs and Olympic hopes

ADELAIDE, Australia (CT) - George Bennett’s 2019 season ended in an unconventional spot: under a surgeon’s scalpel, with his chest being ...

Bennett's rib surgery, Devolder retires: Daily News Digest

Welcome to your Daily News Digest. Here's what's happening today: George Bennett is hoping to put side stitch pain behind him after rib s...

George Bennett’s crashes highlight cycling’s brutality

Cycling as a sport demands unnatural risks of its participants. On the descent of the Col de Vars, midway through the Tour de France’s pu...

Five predictions for 'week two' of the Tour de France

With 10 stages in the rearview mirror at what has already been a compelling Tour de France, the action should heat up even more as the ra...

The weekly spin: George Bennett talks California, Kittel, and Game of Thrones

The last time George Bennett started the Amgen Tour of California, he won the race. He didn’t win any stages at the 2017 edition, but on ...

Commentary: UCI's lack of consistency in application of rules is unacceptable

We’re out of the Pyrenees, and the Tour de France is two-thirds over. As far as racing goes, it's been what can charitably be described a...

CyclingTips Tour de France Vlog, Episode 4: Late nights and Polo mints

NUITS-SAN-GEORGES, France (CT) – If this installment of the vlog was a Friends episode it'd be called 'The One Where All Hell Breaks Loos...

Analysis: Bennett’s California crown earned with equal parts bravado and brawn

New Zealander George Bennett won the 2017 Amgen Tour of California not because he was the strongest rider in the race, but because he wil...

Bennett surprises everyone, including himself, by taking GC lead in California with one stage remaining

“Talansky could take two minutes out of me on a 24km time trial.” — George Bennett (LottoNL-Jumbo), May 16, 2017 “No one is more surprise...

MPCC on LottoNL-Jumbo’s decision to quit: Only seven samples ever deemed too low, Dutch team had two of these

Responding to the LottoNL-Jumbo team’s criticism of it over its regulation relating to an enforced rest for riders with low cortisol leve...

LottoNL-Jumbo becomes third team to quit MPCC over disagreement with regulations

Emphasising that it supports the philosophy of the MPCC anti-doping movement, the LottoNL-Jumbo team has nevertheless said that it is wit...

George Bennett: ‘How do we stop cortisone in the sport? A few guys like me taking the fall is not the answer.’

Commenting almost three weeks after he was blocked from starting the Giro d’Italia due to low cortisol levels, the New Zealand rider Geor...