I've finished second three times now, but I've got a good feeling about this ... Contador has accumulated seven grand tour titles. He won the Vuelta in 2008, 2012 and 2014, in addition to twice winning both the Tour de France and the Giro d'Italia.
The British riders to have led one of the Grand Tours Cycling Weekly.
Double Tour de France stage winner Christophe Riblon is looking for a new team after being informed by AG2R La Mondiale manager Vincent Lavenu in June that he will not be a part of the 2018 roster. The 36-year-old Riblon turned professional with AG2R.
Riding through the mountains for a week – whether at an amateur event like the Haute Route or just with your friends – can be a life-affirming experience, for some it may even be life-changing. There will be times, though, when you will need to dig.
Left without an experienced Grand Tour leader after Fabio Aru moved to UAE Team Emirates, something Astana's general manager Alexander Vinokurov claimed was both unexpected and unfair, the Kazakh squad has named Miguel Angel Lopez as its protected.
Seven of the best of Peter Sagan's 100 pro wins Cycling Weekly.
Horror crash rules Mark Cavendish out of Tour de France with broken shoulder South China Morning Post.
For Team Sky, the Dauphiné is the race in which they finalise and refine the several months of work that has gone into preparing for the Tour de France , and consequently they tend to perform very well here. Even before Froome became leader they enjoyed.
Chris Froome wins the Vuelta, Trentin claims final stage CyclingTips.
62 vehicles earn 2018 safety awards - IIHS IIHS.
Fuglsang's best performance in a Grand Tour is seventh place in the 2013 Tour de France . “I want to think about getting to the Tour and defining the roles there. In this moment, I want to be content with what we've done. To win the Dauphiné was a big.
Since Orica-GeenEdge's creation in 2012 , the Australian squad have clinched stage wins in the Giro every year bar one. Before Friday, the last Australian to take a bunch sprint victory in the Giro d'Italia was Michael Matthews, when with Orica.
First Week - Southern and Central Italy The first rest day for the Giro caravan on Monday 7 May sees a transfer to Sicily, which will host the next three stages. Stage four ... before attempting to win a fifth Tour de France next July.
Tour de France stage 12: Romain Bardet wins as Chris Froome surrenders the yellow jersey Sportinglife.com.