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Mathieu van der Poel's assault convictions have been overturned

After an appeal following his conviction for assaulting two children, the Dutch cycling star will be allowed back to Australia.

Gravel World Champs: Tech, bikes, and beer

A look at the bikes and tech of the Gravel World Championships.

Today's stars expect to flame out

Today's superstars burn brighter, earlier. Does that mean they'll burn out earlier, too?

Mathieu van der Poel was bored in his hotel room, so decided to go to a bike race

The Dutchman also revealed he will only ride one Grand Tour next year, the Tour de France.

Vermeersch wins, Oss and Van der Poel complete podium at Gravel World Championships

Off-road background comes in handy as top-level road pros fight over the first gravel rainbow jersey.

Mathieu van der Poel is racing a road bike at Gravel Worlds

Seems he won't be the only one, either.

Video footage emerges of Van der Poel hotel incident

Video footage shows Van der Poel chasing the girls back to their room as well as an argument with their parents.

Van der Poel fans are trying to tank his Worlds hotel with one-star reviews

'1/5. Children knocking on doors all night.'

Van der Poel fined for hotel incident, allowed to fly home

Van der Poel was fined AU$1,500 after his court case was expedited.

Mathieu van der Poel left mentally broken after UCI Road World Championships arrest

'There were children in the corridor playing and he went out to ask them to stop but obviously not in the right way,' says trade team boss.

Mathieu van der Poel arrested the night before Worlds road race

The morning after he was taken into custody due to a noise complaint altercation, the Dutch superstar has abandoned the men's road race.

Mathieu van der Poel bids farewell to the Tour de France in the Alps

The Giro-Tour double proves too much for Van der Poel who brings his second Tour de France to an end during stage 11.

Mathieu van der Poel: 'It became painfully clear that I do not have the legs'

The lack of form is frustrating and confusing for the Dutch star.

A Giro to remember for meme-tastic Mathieu, whose attention now turns to the Tour

The Dutchman delighted on and off the bike across three weeks of racing in Italy.

Stand down your pineapples, Van der Poel proves mortal at the Giro d'Italia

The Giro's social media managers nearly had to commit crimes against Italy.

From wrong turn to right moment: How Girmay held off Van der Poel

After coming close a number of times already this Italian Grand Tour, everything came together for Girmay to make history at the Giro.

Van der Poel's Alpecin-Fenix team is looking to move up to the WorldTour

Alpecin-Fenix will become Alpecin-Deceuninck in July.

Ciclamino battle: Cavendish, Van der Poel, and Girmay are all in the mix for points

The points classification is starting to take shape, only a few stages into the 2022 Giro d'Italia.

Mathieu van der Poel caught up in spaghetti confession at Giro d'Italia

Should Van der Poel have the maglia rosa ripped from his shoulders for crimes against Italian cuisine?

Mission accomplished for Mathieu, with view to keep pink as long as possible

Van der Poel ducked and dived his way to the stage one win before being forced into a late dodge as he celebrated.