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Today at the Tour: Grading the Stage 19 final exam

After 18 stages of assignments, pop quizzes, and midterms, the Tour de France peloton faced its final exam Friday in the Pyrenees, with a...

Going back to Cali: Deepest field ever for 13th Amgen Tour

LONG BEACH, CA (CT) — The Golden State will see fierce race action beginning Sunday as the Amgen Tour of California hosts its most compet...

Sagan, Cavendish, Kittel, Ewan confirmed for Amgen Tour of California sprints

With 17 teams announced to participate in next month's edition of the Amgen Tour of California, one thing is clear — race fans will see a...

Analysis: Bennett’s California crown earned with equal parts bravado and brawn

New Zealander George Bennett won the 2017 Amgen Tour of California not because he was the strongest rider in the race, but because he wil...

Bennett surprises everyone, including himself, by taking GC lead in California with one stage remaining

“Talansky could take two minutes out of me on a 24km time trial.” — George Bennett (LottoNL-Jumbo), May 16, 2017 “No one is more surprise...

Sagan not eyeing another GC win at Amgen Tour of California

World champion Peter Sagan said that although this year’s Amgen Tour of California route is similar to the route from 2015, when he won t...

No longer backing Contador, Majka stepping up a level in Grand Tours

He’s been a rider who has had to play second fiddle to previous team leader Alberto Contador but, following a move away from the Tinkoff ...

Belgium's Greg Van Avermaet takes gold medal at crash-marred Olympic road race

Belgian Greg Van Avermaet is the 2016 Olympic road champion, winning a three-up sprint after a dramatic race marred by several crashes on...

Photo gallery: 2016 Tour de France, Stage 21

Photography by Cor Vos, Kristof Ramon, BrakeThrough Media Puting a positive spin on a frustrating Tour de France that had delivered one c...

Andre Greipel takes final sprint victory on Champs-Elysees, Chris Froome wins third Tour de France

Putting a positive spin on a frustrating Tour de France that had delivered one close call but no sprint victories, Andre Greipel’s long j...

Photo gallery: 2016 Tour de France, Stage 15

Photography by Cor Vos, Jered & Ashley Gruber, Kristof Ramon, BrakeThrough Media Colombia’s Jarlinson Pantano out-sprinted Rafal Majk...

Pantano scores Tour de France stage win for IAM, Froome retains yellow

Colombia's Jarlinson Pantano out-sprinted Rafal Majka (Tinkoff) at the Tour de France Sunday to take a stellar victory for his IAM Cyclin...

Tom Dumoulin wins summit finish in Andorra, Froome defends Tour de France lead

Tom Dumoulin (Giant-Alpecin) triumphantly crossed the finish line alone atop the hors categorie Andorra Arcalis climb in a pelting hail s...

Chris Froome, daredevil descender? Defending champ solos to Tour de France stage win, maillot jaune

Defending Tour de France champion Chris Froome put on a brilliant display of descending down the Col du Pyresourde to capture the eighth ...

Drama to the very end! Arndt awarded Giro sprint victory in Torino as Nibali basks in maglia rosa

The 2016 Giro d'Italia had been over for 30 minutes, and yet the drama continued. While one Italian, Vincenzo Nibali (Astana), was celebr...

Majka solos to victory on stage 11 of the Tour de France, Froome retains yellow

CAUTERETS, France (CT) – Rafal Majka (Tinkoff-Saxo) has won stage 11 of the 2015 Tour de France, attacking from the day's main breakaway ...

After California success, Sagan looking forward ‘to having more fun’ in Tour de Suisse

Returning to action after putting in one of the most impressive rides of his career in the Tour of California, Peter Sagan has the sound ...

Tour de France mountains jersey winner Majka and Kreuziger named for Tour of Oman

Making his season debut after a very successful 2014, Rafal Majka has been named the leader of the Tinkoff-Saxo lineup for the Tour of Om...

Majka seeking Grand Tour win after inking new three year deal with Tinkoff Saxo

Double stage winner and King of the Mountains in the Tour de France after his first-ever participation in the event, Polish rider Rafal M...

Tour de France stage 17 in photos

And so the Tinkoff-Saxo show continues. Following one of Michael Rogers' best days of his career, Rafal Majka claimed his second Tour de ...

Majka press conference audio: The Tour suits me better than the Giro d’Italia

Double Tour de France stage winner Rafal Majka has said that he believes his future in the race could be a very good one, with the Polish...