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Alaphilippe hits moto at Flanders, will have metacarpal surgery

Julian Alaphilippe's rough post-Worlds autumn continued on Sunday when he ran into the back of a slowing motorcycle and crashed hard, bre...

Primoz Roglic wins Liège-Bastogne-Liège as Alaphilippe celebrates too early

Primoz Roglic put the heartbreak of the Tour de France behind him with a stunning victory over Julian Alaphilippe at the Liège-Bastogne-L...

Preview: Your guide to the men's road race at the 2020 Road Worlds

The 2020 Road World Championships very nearly didn't happen. But after the event was cancelled in Switzerland due to coronavirus restrict...

Arbitrary lines took Alaphilippe’s yellow jersey away

In 2017, on a steep, roasting slope in the Pyrenees, Rigoberto Urán snatched a water bottle from someone in Cannondale-Drapac green on th...

'We made a mistake,' says Deceuninck DS after Alaphilippe loses yellow

Deceuninck-Quick-Step has acknowledged its error in giving Julian Alaphilippe a water bottle inside the final 20 kilometers of the fifth ...

Alaphilippe loses yellow due to time penalty, Yates now leads the Tour

Julian Alaphilippe lost control of the yellow jersey on Wednesday's stage 5 of the Tour de France after he was handed a 20-second time pe...

Advantage Jumbo-Visma: Early impressions of the Tour's battle for yellow

Tuesday's fourth stage of the 2020 Tour de France offered our first chance to see the yellow-jersey hopefuls do battle. The 160.5-kilomet...

Julian Alaphilippe is racing in a US$120,500 watch, because why not

As one of the superstars of the sport, Julian Alaphilippe is used to the finer things. He races a US$12,000 bike, can snap his fingers an...

Julian Alaphilippe's ride from grief to glory

Julian Alaphilippe sat in a gutter in Nice and sobbed, his head in his hands. He’d just crossed the finish line in first place, following...

Gallery: Alaphilippe's emotional masterpiece on stage 2 of the Tour

There wasn't anything too surprising about the way stage 2 of the Tour de France finished up. Julian Alaphilippe (Deceuninck-QuickStep) a...

Alaphilippe and Bennett headline Deceuninck-Quick-Step's Tour roster

Deceuninck-Quick-Step will look to Julian Alaphilippe and Sam Bennett to lead the way at the upcoming Tour de France. The Belgian WorldTo...

Stars' plans for early 2020, 5,000km on Zwift in a mall: Daily News Digest

Welcome to your Daily News Digest. Here's what's happening today: Peter Sagan and Julian Alaphilippe among headliners announced for 2020 ...

The 10 most impressive performances in men's road cycling in 2019

The WorldTour is over for another year and the pros are off enjoying a well-earned break. The 2020 season will be here before we know it ...

A bevy of Bahrain-Merida signings, Tour route reactions: Daily News Digest

Welcome to your Daily News Digest. Here's what's happening today: A bevy of new signings for Bahrain-Merida, Tour route reactions, Chris ...

The weekly spin: The great 'Rider of the Year' debate

With the 2019 road racing season effectively over, it’s time for the annual “Rider of the Year” debates. Yes, there’s still the six-stage...

Roglic wins again, no Lombardia for Alaphilippe: Daily News Digest

Welcome to your Daily News Digest. Here's what's happening today: Primoz Roglic wins Tre Valli Varesine, Mikel Nieve renews with Mitchelt...

The weekly spin: What we can expect from the 2020 Tour de France

The days that follow the Tour de France always leave cyclings fans with a bout of melancholy. After three weeks of closely following the ...

Alaphilippe might target Tour GC one day, but not next year: Daily News Digest

Welcome to your Daily News Digest. Here's what's happening today: Julian Alaphilippe says he could target the Tour de France overall at s...

Today at the Tour: Bernal into yellow after a surreal day in the Alps

The biggest day of Egan Bernal’s young career coincided with one of the most surreal moments in modern Tour de France history. Stage 19 o...

Bernal leads the Tour de France after stage 19 cut short: Daily News Digest

Welcome to your Daily News Digest. Here's what's happening today: Stage 19 of the Tour de France is cut short due to extreme weather, Ega...

Time is running out for Alaphilippe’s rivals

Julian Alaphilippe is finally starting to dream. After 14 days in yellow, after surviving the Pyrenees, after surviving the first big tes...