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After World time trial and national MTB titles, Van Vleuten eyes track success

Since returning home from the World Road Championships in Norway in September, newly crowned world time trial champion Annemiek van Vleut...

Commentary: Australian women's performance cause for celebration, not turmoil

Australian women’s cycling is looking back on a turbulent few weeks, between team selection dramas, question marks over development paths...

The 2017 Women's WorldTour in numbers, videos and photos

Most of you will know by now that Anna van der Breggen (Boels-Dolmans) took out the overall win in the second edition of the Women's Worl...

Cycling Australia ends support for Orica-Scott women's and development teams

Cycling Australia has confirmed it will not provide support for the Orica-Scott women's team and Mitchelton-Scott development team beyond...

Analysis: Is a pro cycling sponsorship worth the cost?

A casual Tour de France viewer might assume that a team contending for an overall victory in the sport’s biggest race would have multiple...

A race for second: no contest for Van Vleuten in pursuit-style La Course

After winning the 67-kilometre climbers' stage from Briançon to the top of the Col d'Izoard with a 43-second lead, it seemed unlikely tha...

Photo gallery: the women's peloton takes on Izoard

After three editions of La Course on the Champs-Élysées in the heart of Paris, the race moved away from France's capital city into the Al...

Van Vleuten climbs to solo victory atop Izoard to win La Course

After three editions of La Course on the Champs-Élysées in the heart of Paris, the race moved away from France's capital city into the Al...

New kit day: a look at the new national jerseys in the women's peloton

With #Natsweek now a month behind us, some new national champions were crowned while others prolonged their titles. The reshuffling of ti...

Aussie Aussie Aussie! How Orica-Scott gave this Aussie cycling fan a reason to stay up late

Despite it being the only grand tour on the women's calendar, the Giro Rosa isn’t the easiest race to follow. Throw in the inconvenient t...

Giro Rosa Annemiek

Backstage at the Giro Rosa: Bring on next year

The final stage of a hot Giro Rosa has been run and won and while it was Anna van der Breggen (Boels-Dolmans) who kept a firm grip on pin...

Backstage at the Giro Rosa: Getting set for a tough finish

The penultimate stage of the Giro Rosa was hard fought right from the start with temperatures again soaring and early hills to break up t...

Backstage at the Giro Rosa: Throwing everything at it

The sense of urgency ramped up in the battle for the pink jersey, held by Anna van der Breggen (Boels-Dolmans) since Stage 2, in the clim...

Backstage at the Giro Rosa: Still a few tricks up the sleeve

It was as action packed as it was hot for stage 7 of the Giro Rosa with so many riders determined to get off the front and take advantage...

Backstage at the Giro Rosa: Focus, heat and a crash

It was a day for the sprinters at stage 6 of the Giro Rosa as the peloton did three laps of a circuit from the beach side Roseto Degli Ab...

Backstage at the Giro Rosa: Climbing back to that winning feeling

What a day at the Giro Rosa. The climbs for the individual time trial of stage 5 turned out to be ridiculously steep, with gradients of 2...

Van Vleuten Giro Rosa ITT

Giro Rosa stage 5: Riders struggle with surprise climbs in the ITT

In its twenty-eighth edition, the Giro Rosa is once again a celebration of women's cycling. It's the only remaining Grand Tour on the wom...

Backstage at the Giro Rosa: Van Vleuten's loss of focus means a drop in GC

It's a big year for Orica-Scott at the Giro Rosa with a strong contender for the overall in their stable for the first time and, in anoth...

Giro Rosa stage 3

Giro Rosa stage 3: Hannah Barnes fastest in bunch sprint finish

In its 28th edition, the Giro Rosa is once again a celebration of women's cycling. As the only remaining Grand Tour on the women's calend...

Giro Rosa stage 2: Annemiek van Vleuten wins the stage as Anna van der Breggen takes pink

Now in its 28th edition, the Giro Rosa is the biggest celebration of women’s cycling on the calendar. With 10 days of hard racing, the Gi...

The 2017 Giro Rosa in numbers, names & colours; this is your guide to women's biggest cycling tour

After a very exciting showdown in the toughest edition of the Women's Tour yet, the Women's WorldTour continues in Italy for women's cycl...