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When it all changed: Inside the UAE Tour COVID outbreak

As 2020 comes to an end, we've all been reflecting on a very unusual year in cycling. For me, the season began with a trip to cover the U...

Gaviria confirms that he tested positive for coronavirus

Confirming what has been rumored for more than a week, Fernando Gaviria (UAE-Team Emirates) says that he tested positive for coronavirus ...

Gazprom says rider has been notified of coronavirus positive

The Gazprom-Rusvelo team has said in a social media post that Dmitry Strakhov, one of several riders quarantined in an Abu Dhabi hotel af...

The curious case of Bruno Armirail, quarantine escape-artist

In the days and weeks since the 2020 UAE Tour screeched to a premature halt, wild stories of the race and its aftermath have slowly emerg...

Quarantine over for Cofidis and Groupama-FDJ

The Cofidis and Groupama-FDJ contingents that spent the past 10 days in quarantine in Abu Dhabi are headed home. Nathan Haas (Cofidis), A...

UAE Tour: More coronavirus cases reported, team quarantines extended

The count of coronavirus cases linked to the UAE Tour has increased to 12, La Gazzetta dello Sport reports, with four riders among those ...

UAE Tour: Riders, staff, and media told they will be able to leave soon

Riders, staff, and media currently in lockdown in their Abu Dhabi hotels after the cancellation of the UAE Tour have been told that they ...

UAE Tour cancelled as two team staff test positive for coronavirus

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (CT) — The UAE Tour has been cancelled five days into the race after two team staff members at the race t...

Israel Start-Up Nation's diplomatic mission at the UAE Tour

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AFP) - An Israeli cycling team raced through Dubai on Sunday, taking part in the UAE Tour for the first time...

Dog, cats, disco dancing and zipties: The bunch Ep.5

Welcome to episode five of The Bunch, our round-up of what's happening here at CT and a few bits of news from the world of cycling. This ...

Gaviria wins in UAE Tour; Rusch gets icy; Crosswinds 101: Daily News Digest

Welcome to your Daily News Digest. Here's what's happening today: Fernando Gaviria took full advantage of having Alexander Kristoff as hi...

The weekly spin: The intersection of pro cycling and basic human rights

It’s always been difficult for me to embrace WorldTour racing in what amount to repressive, police states. And as the professional peloto...