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Thibaut Pinot abandons the Vuelta a España due to back pain

The 30-year-old Frenchman pulled out of the race prior Thursady's third stage, with his Groupama-FDJ team citing lingering back pain he i...

Pinot's Tour hopes dashed again: 'Maybe a turning point in my career'

After he saw his yellow jersey hopes dashed on stage 8 of the Tour de France, Thibaut Pinot (Groupama-FDJ) was frank about his disappoint...

Advantage Jumbo-Visma: Early impressions of the Tour's battle for yellow

Tuesday's fourth stage of the 2020 Tour de France offered our first chance to see the yellow-jersey hopefuls do battle. The 160.5-kilomet...

While other teams feel the pinch, Groupama-FDJ extends four core riders

While teams across the pro peloton are facing financial uncertainty right now, things seem to be going a bit better over at Groupama-FDJ....

The weekly spin: What we can expect from the 2020 Tour de France

The days that follow the Tour de France always leave cyclings fans with a bout of melancholy. After three weeks of closely following the ...

Nibali wins Tour stage 20, Bernal set for overall victory: Daily News Digest

Welcome to your Daily News Digest. Here's what's happening today: Vincenzo Nibali climbs to victory on the penultimate stage of the Tour ...

Thibaut Pinot abandons Tour de France with leg injury

Frenchman Thibaut Pinot abandoned the Tour de France Friday just 40km into Stage 19 due to muscle tear in his left thigh. The winner of S...

Today at the Tour: Six riders, one yellow jersey

With 15 stages completed, and six stages remaining, one thing is certain — no one knows who will win this Tour de France. And we should a...

Five predictions for 'week two' of the Tour de France

With 10 stages in the rearview mirror at what has already been a compelling Tour de France, the action should heat up even more as the ra...

Porte, Fuglsang, and Pinot among stars caught out in Tour's windy 10th stage

Several big GC names were caught out in a wind-blown stage 10 at the Tour de France. Forced to chase after a split in the bunch, Richie P...

First mountaintop finish brings Tour de France GC battle into focus

The steep finish atop la Planche des Belles Filles did not disappoint. After five days that delivered three sprint finishes, a solo break...

Ten riders with something to prove at the 2019 Tour de France

Pressure. The Tour de France presses down on everyone, but even more so if you have something to prove. From established veterans needing...

Anti-doping's state of play; Preidler's 'treason'; Sky doctor hearing adjourned: Daily News Digest

Welcome to your Daily News Digest. Here's what's happening today: Anti-doping's state of play examined; Team Sky doctor hearing adjourned...

CyclingTips Podcast: Lombardia, gear boxes, and racing bikes online

Caley, Neal, and James are in the basement to discuss Thibaut Pinot's emphatic victory at Il Lombardia and how the Frenchman is cycling's...

The weekly spin: Thibaut Pinot, pro cycling’s most mortal star

You couldn’t help but cheer on Thibaut Pinot in the final 15km of Il Lombardia. Why? In part, because Pinot was in the underdog role, bat...

80km alone: How Chris Froome’s solo attack turned the Giro d’Italia on its head

Of course. Of course this would happen. Did you really think otherwise? Of course Chris Froome, the reigning Tour de France and Vuelta a ...

Daredevil descender: Nibali drops rivals, solos to victory at Il Lombardia

To the delight of a home crowd, Italian Vincenzo Nibali won Il Lombardia Saturday for the second time in three years. The Bahrain-Merida ...

Dumoulin wins 100th Giro d'Italia after decisive time trial in Milan

Dutch rider Tom Dumoulin of Team Sunweb is the winner of the 100th Giro d'Italia, a dramatic finale to the Italian Grand Tour that saw th...

Tour de France tech: Custom-painted frames for Pierre Rolland and Thibaut Pinot

LE CAVERNE DE PONT, France (CT) – Like other manufacturers, Lapierre and Cannondale spent time in the weeks before the Tour de France get...

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 ...