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Tim Wellens' future; an EPO sanction; a spotlight on Athens: Daily News Digest

Welcome to your Daily News Digest. Here's what's happening today: Thank you to everyone who provided feedback on yesterday's new-look DND...

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...

Fifteen seconds in Vittel: A short drama based on a true story

There is chaos and weirdness and melodrama, and then there is what happened at the end of Stage 4 of the Tour de France. A mostly boring ...

Nacer Bouhanni: Fighting for respect in the pro peloton

In professional cycling, for each specialty, there are tangibles and intangibles. One can break climbing down to a mathematical formula o...

Amgen Tour of California men's, women's teams announced

Team selections have been announced for the May 14-20 Amgen Tour of California and the May 11-14 Amgen Breakaway from Heart Disease Women...

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...

Bouhanni punches through to take Dauphine field sprint

It was only fitting, on a day that saw Nacer Bouhanni head-butt sprint rival Alexander Kristoff, that the amateur boxer turned profession...

The Secret Pro: Processing death, race motos, terrorism, extreme weather, and more

What a week for pro cycling. It's with a heavy heart that I weigh in on so many recent tragic events. I actually had an entire column wri...

FDJ's Arnaud Démare takes chaotic sprint at Milan-San Remo

Frenchman Arnaud Démare (FDJ) won the season's first of five Monuments, Milan-San Remo, in a bunch sprint ahead of Ben Swift (Team Sky) a...

Dan Martin, van Garderen, Bouhanni and Boeckmans out of Vuelta a España after big bunch crash

Overall contenders Dan Martin and Tejay van Garderen have been forced to withdraw from the Vuelta a España as a result of a massive crash...

Stephens, Matthews concerned at Bouhanni sprint; race judges were split on decision

Orica GreenEdge directeur sportif Neil Stephens has confirmed that the team had issues with the manoeuvre by Nacer Bouhanni inside the fi...

Bouhanni takes his second Vuelta stage with verve and a swerve

Taking a somewhat meandering route to the line, Nacer Bouhanni nonetheless emerged as the winner of stage eight of the Vuelta a España on...

Bouhanni darts in for first Vuelta a España stage win of his career

Replicating the Grand Tour stage-winning form and confidence he showed when taking three victories in the Giro d’Italia, Nacer Bouhanni b...

Transfers: Boom, Leon Sanchez to Astana, Bouhanni to Cofidis

With the August 1 deadline for announcing signings for 2015 now having been reached, teams have began to announce the new acquisitions th...

Bouhanni returns to notch third victory of Giro, Evans holds Maglia Rosa

Although he got into difficulties on the final descent and was distanced for a time from the main bunch, French sprinter Nacer Bouhanni b...

Giro d’Italia: Bouhanni quickest into Foligno, Matthews keeps race lead

After notching up victory on Tuesday in Bari, Nacer Bouhanni reached the top step of the podium again on stage seven of the Giro d’Italia...

Bouhanni takes treacherous fourth stage of Giro d’Italia, Matthews holds onto pink

The Irish stages may have been marked by wet weather but any thoughts that the Giro d’Italia’s return to Italy would see a sudden change ...