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SKY Procycling Performance Advisor Shane Sutton looks on during stage three of the Tour of Britain, an individual time trial in Knowsley Safari Park, on September 17, 2013
Shane Sutton quits as technical director of British Cycling
Shane Sutton confirms his resignation as technical director of British Cycling following allegations of discrimination.
Apr 27, 15:35
SKY Procycling Performance Advisor Shane Sutton looks on during stage three of the Tour of Britain, an individual time trial in Knowsley Safari Park, on September 17, 2013
Shane Sutton to resign as British Cycling technical director?
Shane Sutton is reportedly due to resign as technical director of British Cycling following allegations of discrimination.
Apr 27, 15:25
SKY Procycling Performance Advisor Shane Sutton looks on during stage three of the Tour of Britain, an individual time trial in Knowsley Safari Park, on September 17, 2013
British Cycling suspends technical director Shane Sutton
Technical director Shane Sutton is suspended by British Cycling as a review is launched into his conduct.
Apr 27, 09:14
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Daan Myngheer passes away after suffering heart attack
Belgium mourns the death of Daan Myngheer just 24 hours after fellow cyclist and countryman Antoine Demoitie passed away.
Mar 29, 10:39
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Belgian cyclist Antoine Demoitie dies after getting hit by motorbike during race
Belgian cyclist Antoine Demoitie, 25, dies in hospital after getting hit by a motorbike during the Gent-Wevelgem race.
Mar 28, 09:27
Britain's Christopher Froome is pictured during the team presentation ceremony at the First Direct Arena in Leeds, western England, on July 3, 2014
Chris Froome signs contract extension with Team Sky through to 2018
Two-time Tour de France winner Chris Froome signs a new contract extension with Team Sky, which will run until the end of 2018.
Jan 12, 13:19
Sir Bradley Wiggins (r) of Great Britain and team Wiggins rides at the front of the peloton alongside his former team during stage 3 of the 2015 Tour de Yorkshire from Wakefield to Leeds on May 3, 2015 in Leeds, England.
Tour de Yorkshire route released
Race organisers reveal the route for next year's Tour de Yorkshire.
Dec 9, 19:43
Chris Froome of Great Britain and Team Sky chases back to the peloton after being involved in a crash just afte the start of stage four of the 2014 Le Tour de France on July 8, 2014
Chris Froome releases blood test data, insists "I'm 100% clean"
Team Sky cyclist Chris Froome insists that he is "100% clean" as he releases blood test data.
Dec 4, 08:09
Stage winner Italy's Vincenzo Nibali celebrates on the podium after winning the 197.5 km thirteenth stage of the 101st edition of the Tour de France cycling race on July 18, 201
Alexandre Vinokourov confident of Vincenzo Nibali stay
Alexandre Vinokourov believes that Vincenzo Nibali will remain with Astana until 2018.
Nov 28, 17:59
Britain's Christopher Froome is pictured during the team presentation ceremony at the First Direct Arena in Leeds, western England, on July 3, 2014
Chris Froome pleased with 2016 Tour de France route
Chris Froome says that the 2016 Tour de France route will suit him better than this year's course.
Oct 21, 00:47
England's Dani King competes in the women's 3000m individual pursuit in the Sir Chris Hoy Velodrome during the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland on July 25, 2014
Olympian Dani King focuses on road racing after British Cycling's track snub
Dani King says that she will put all her focus in road racing after being snubbed by British Cycling's track team.
Sep 30, 10:14
Giant-Shimano rider Marcel Kittel of Germany crosses the line in first place at the end of stage three of the 2014 Tour de France in London on July 7, 2014
London mayor Boris Johnson: 'Hosting start of 2017 Tour de France not worth it'
London mayor Boris Johnson says that he could not justify spending £35m on hosting the start of the 2017 Tour de France.
Sep 30, 09:27
Mark Cavendish of Great Britain and Etixx-Quick Step celebrates his stage victory on the podium following stage seven of the 2015 Tour de France, a 190.5km stage between Livarot and Fougeres on July 10, 2015
Mark Cavendish joins MTN-Qhubeka
Mark Cavendish confirms that he is leaving Etixx-QuickStep to sign a three-year contract with MTN-Qhubeka.
Sep 29, 14:05
Lizzie Armitstead of Boels-Dolmans Cycling Team waits at the start of the Elite Women British National road race championships on June 29, 2014
GB's Lizzie Armitstead 'focused' on winning Olympic gold in Rio
British cyclist Lizzie Armitstead says that her main 'focus' is winning gold in next summer's Olympics in Rio.
Sep 29, 10:13
Giant-Shimano rider Marcel Kittel of Germany crosses the line in first place at the end of stage three of the 2014 Tour de France in London on July 7, 2014
London pulls out of 2017 Tour de France start
London turns down the chance to host the Tour de France's Grand Depart in 2017.
Sep 28, 18:58
British Paralympic gold medal winning cyclist Sarah Storey waves to the crowd during the London 2012 Victory Parade on September 10, 2012
Dame Sarah Storey's Podium Ambition team turn professional
Dame Sarah Storey's Podium Ambition road cycling team is to turn professional for the 2016 Women's World Tour.
Sep 28, 15:11
Lizzie Armitstead of Boels-Dolmans Cycling Team waits at the start of the Elite Women British National road race championships on June 29, 2014
Lizzie Armitstead wants 'no regrets' after World Championship road race
Great Britain's Lizzie Armitstead admits that she is aiming to learn from last year's mistakes in the World Championship road race on Saturday.
Sep 25, 14:42
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Team Sky sign Danny van Poppel
Team Sky announce that they have completed the signing of Dutch sprinter Danny van Poppel.
Sep 25, 14:25
Britain's Christopher Froome is pictured during the team presentation ceremony at the First Direct Arena in Leeds, western England, on July 3, 2014
Chris Froome to compete at Saitama Criterium
Tour de France winner Chris Froome announces that he will make an appearance at next month's Saitama Criterium.
Sep 24, 10:41
Geraint Thomas of Great Britain and Team SKY in action during the twentieth stage of the 2014 Tour de France, a 54km individual time trial stage between Bergerac and Perigueux, on July 26, 2014
Geraint Thomas to return to track for Team Sky in November
Team Sky rider Geraint Thomas will return to the track in November to compete in the Revolution Track Series.
Sep 23, 09:43
Mark Cavendish of Great Britain and Etixx-Quick Step celebrates his stage victory on the podium following stage seven of the 2015 Tour de France, a 190.5km stage between Livarot and Fougeres on July 10, 2015
Mark Cavendish to undergo shoulder surgery, out for rest of season
British rider Mark Cavendish says that undergoing surgery on his shoulder, which will rule him out for the year, was a "difficult decision" to make.
Sep 21, 17:46
Mark Cavendish of Great Britain and Etixx-Quick Step celebrates his stage victory on the podium following stage seven of the 2015 Tour de France, a 190.5km stage between Livarot and Fougeres on July 10, 2015
Patrick Lefevere: 'Mark Cavendish likely to leave Etixx - Quick-Step'
Etixx - Quick-Step manager Patrick Lefevere expects Mark Cavendish to leave the team at the end of the season.
Sep 18, 13:57
Mark Cavendish of Great Britain and Etixx-Quick Step celebrates his stage victory on the podium following stage seven of the 2015 Tour de France, a 190.5km stage between Livarot and Fougeres on July 10, 2015
Mark Cavendish withdraws from World Road Race Championships
Mark Cavendish withdraws from next week's UCI World Road Race Championships after failing to recover from a shoulder injury.
Sep 18, 13:11
Wales' Geraint Thomas wins the Men's cycling road race during the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland on August 3, 2014
Geraint Thomas withdraws from Championships, saying 'not physically up for it'
Geraint Thomas pulls of the UCI World Road Race Championships in Virginia, saying that he does not 'feel physically up for it'.
Sep 15, 22:48
Britain's Mark Cavendish injured receives medical assistance after a fall near the finish line at the end of the 190.5 km first stage of the 101st edition of the Tour de France on July 5, 2014
Mark Cavendish withdraws from Tour of Britain
Mark Cavendish pulls out of the Tour of Britain after crashing during the sixth stage.
Sep 11, 15:31
Kris Boeckmans of Belgium and Team Lotto in action during the seventh stage of the Criterium du Dauphine on June 14, 2014
Kris Boeckmans out of induced coma
Belgian cyclist Kris Boeckmans is taken out of an induced coma, almost two weeks after he was involved in a crash at the Vuelta a Espana.
Sep 11, 13:52
Chris Froome of Great Britain and Team Sky chases back to the peloton after being involved in a crash just afte the start of stage four of the 2014 Le Tour de France on July 8, 2014
Chris Froome "unlikely" to compete at World Road Cycling Championships
Two-time Tour de France champion Chris Froome is "unlikely" to be fit for the World Road Cycling Championships after breaking his foot.
Sep 9, 09:51
Sir Chris Hoy talks to the media prior to the Tour Down Under cycling race in Adelaide on January 19, 2014
Sir Chris Hoy: 'Recent slump will be good for GB cycling ahead of Rio 2016'
Six-time Olympic champion Sir Chris Hoy believes that Great Britain's cyclists will benefit from their recent slump when the Rio 2016 Olympics come around.
Sep 8, 09:30
Gold medallist England's Alex Dowsett poses after the podium during the Men's Cycling Individual Time Trial medal ceremony at the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland on July 31, 2014
Alex Dowsett reveals attacking strategy
Britain's Alex Dowsett reveals that he plans to go on the attack from the start of this year's Tour of Britain.
Sep 6, 13:23
Chris Froome of Great Britain and Team Sky chases back to the peloton after being involved in a crash just afte the start of stage four of the 2014 Le Tour de France on July 8, 2014
Chris Froome withdraws from Vuelta a Espana due to broken foot
Chris Froome pulls out of the Vuelta a Espana after fracturing a bone in his foot on Wednesday's 11th stage.
Sep 3, 10:29
British cyclist Bradley Wiggins rides past during a training session at the Sir Chris Hoy Velodrome at the Emirates Arena in Glasgow on July 22, 2014
Sir Bradley Wiggins to lead own team at Tour of Britain
Sir Bradley Wiggins will lead his own Team Wiggins at the Tour of Britain on Sunday.
Sep 2, 09:24
Kris Boeckmans of Belgium and Team Lotto in action during the seventh stage of the Criterium du Dauphine on June 14, 2014
Kris Boeckmans in induced coma after Vuelta a Espana crash
Belgian cyclist Kris Boeckmans is in an induced coma after suffering head injuries in a crash at the Vuelta a Espana.
Aug 30, 09:41
Mark Cavendish of Great Britain and Etixx-Quick Step celebrates his stage victory on the podium following stage seven of the 2015 Tour de France, a 190.5km stage between Livarot and Fougeres on July 10, 2015
Mark Cavendish to compete in Tour of Britain
British cyclist Mark Cavendish confirms that he will make his eighth appearance in the Tour of Britain this year.
Aug 27, 11:09
Italian Vincenzo Nibali and Astana's team leader rides during the second stage of the 2015 Tour of Oman, between Al-Hazm Castle and Al-Bustan (195 kms) on February 18, 2015
Vincenzo Nibali apologies for Vuelta a Espana expulsion
Astana cyclist Vincenzo Nibali apologies for being thrown out of the Vuelta a Espana on Sunday.
Aug 24, 16:07
Tour de France 2014's winner Italy's Vincenzo Nibali poses on the podium on the Champs-Elysees avenue in Paris, at the end of the 137.5 km twenty-first and last stage of the 101st edition of the Tour de France cycling race on July 27, 2014
Vincenzo Nibali ejected from Vuelta a Espana after towing controversy
Vincenzo Nibali is disqualified from the Vuelta a Espana after television images show him being towed back into the pack following a crash in stage two.
Aug 24, 01:05
Italian cyclist Giampaolo Caruso of Team Katusha during the 100th Liege-Bastogne-Liege one-day classic cycling race, on April 27, 2014
Team Katusha's Giampaolo Caruso tests positive for EPO
Team Katusha rider Giampaolo Caruso tests positive for EPO.
Aug 18, 22:49
Mark Cavendish of Great Britain and Etixx-Quick Step celebrates his stage victory on the podium following stage seven of the 2015 Tour de France, a 190.5km stage between Livarot and Fougeres on July 10, 2015
Mark Cavendish to compete in omnium in Germany
British cyclist Mark Cavendish will compete in the omnium at the Dudenhofen GP in a bid to qualify for the track at the 2016 Rio Olympics.
Aug 18, 16:58
Great Britain's Chris Froome rides in the hill as supporters cheer during the 167 km tenth stage of the 102nd edition of the Tour de France cycling race on July 14, 2015
Chris Froome to release test results
Two-time Tour de France winner Chris Froome reveals that he will be making a series of test results public in a bid to prove that he rides clean.
Aug 18, 16:13
Britain's Christopher Froome is pictured during the team presentation ceremony at the First Direct Arena in Leeds, western England, on July 3, 2014
Chris Froome targeting multiple Tour de France wins
Chris Froome believes that he is capable of winning another five Tour de France titles after winning his second crown earlier this year.
Aug 14, 15:50
SKY Procycling Performance Advisor Shane Sutton looks on during stage three of the Tour of Britain, an individual time trial in Knowsley Safari Park, on September 17, 2013
Shane Sutton: 'Becky James can still make 2016 Olympic Games'
Becky James can make up for lost time and qualify for the 2016 Olympic Games, says British Cycling technical director Shane Sutton.
Aug 13, 12:08