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Tom Pidcock wins Olympic gold in men's cross country

The 21-year-old multi-disciplinary rider soared free to claim a stunning victory for Great Britain.

Mathieu van der Poel crashes out of Olympics after error with missing ramp

The Dutchman fell heavily on the first lap and wasn't able to rejoin the front.

Mathieu van der Poel and Tom Pidcock are set to square off against XC greats

Three weeks after dropping out of the Tour de France, Mathieu van der Poel joins Tom Pidcock in the Olympic cross country MTB race.

Van der Poel's coach explains what makes him different from the rest of us

Mathieu van der Poel's coach says there are "no weak spots" in his power profile.

Merci Mathieu! A young fan reaches out to his hero

The delighted recipient of Mathieu van der Poel's bottle on stage 8 has reached out to thank the Tour de France stage winner.

Mathieu van der Poel leaves the Tour de France

Mathieu van der Poel will not start the ninth stage of the Tour de France so he can recover for the Olympic MTB race three weeks from now.

Reactions: 250K full gas at the Tour de France

The peloton faced the longest stage at the Tour de France in 21 years on stage 7.

The 900 km drive to deliver faster time trial wheels to Mathieu van der Poel

Matthieu Van der Poel isn't expected to hold onto yellow past the upcoming time trial, but every advantage may help.

Remember, Van der Poel didn't really want to race the Tour

Mathieu van der Poel wanted to skip the Tour to focus on the Olympics. Good thing he didn't.

Mathieu van der Poel: ‘It was my last chance to get the yellow jersey’

Mathieu van der Poel says he didn't really have a plan, but he still managed a roaring tribute to his grandfather with stage 2 victory.

The Secret Pro: The dangers of Sagan and my Tour de France picks

The Secret Pro is back, dishing on Sagan and Lefevere plus making his Tour de France picks

Van der Poel: ‘Alaphilippe is the strongest’

Mathieu van der Poel has thoughts about Julian Alaphilippe, his own favourite status and the Tour's grandeur.

Alpecin-Fenix pays tribute to Raymond Poulidor with new kit for Tour team presentation

Alpecin-Fenix says 'Merci Poupou' with new kit.

Mathieu van der Poel out of Tour de Suisse

The Dutch national champion cited illness as the reason for his early departure of the race.

Mathieu van der Poel wants a stage win at the Tour de France

But first: the Tour de Suisse.

Pidcock's win over Van der Poel still doesn't guarantee him an Olympic spot

The 21-year-old took his first elite MTB World Cup win in emphatic fashion.

Preview: Your guide to the 2021 men's Tour of Flanders

It's one of the best races of the year. Here's what you should know.

CT Exclusive: Canyon opens up about Aeroad handlebar woes, details plan moving forward

A combination of contributing factors, and complicated — and expensive — solutions.

Too clever by half: Alaphilippe's Tirreno sit-up backfires

Alaphilippe tried to get a stage win for his teammate Stybar with a clever sit-up maneuver. It didn't work.

Primoz Roglic wins stage 6 of Paris-Nice: Daily News

Ellen van Dijk claimed overall victory at the Healthy Ageing Tour while Mathieu van der Poel won in Italy.

Gallery: A battle of the stars at the men's Strade Bianche

Gorgeous photos from another spectacular edition of Strade Bianche.