| Jul 6, 2014
| 9:06 AM
SHEFFIELD, England - Italian Vincenzo Nibali claimed the overall lead on the Tour de France after a late attack earned him victory in the second stage on Sunday.
The Astana rider powered away about two kilometres from the finish and held off the...
| Jul 26, 2014
| 10:01 AM
PERIGUEUX France -- Having dominated his rivals on all terrains, Vincenzo Nibali was poised to win the Tour de France as he avoided any late dramas on Saturday in the penultimate stage, a 54km time trial from Bergerac won by Germany's Tony Martin....
| Jul 6, 2014
| 5:44 AM
Mark Cavendish's Tour de France came to a brutal end after the British sprint specialist failed to recover from a crash at the end of the first stage and pulled out of the race Sunday morning.
"It's devastating," Cavendish, who will have an MRI scan...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 9:01 AM
REIMS, France - Andre Greipel emerged from the shadow of fellow German Marcel Kittel to win the sixth stage of the Tour de France, a 194-kilometer ride from Arras on Thursday.
Norway's Alexander Kristoff was second and Frenchman Samuel Dumoulin took...
| Jul 25, 2014
| 8:59 AM
BERGERAC, France--Lithuania's Ramunas Navardauskas won the 19th stage of the Tour de France, a 208.5-kilometer ride from Maubourguet on Friday as Italian Vincenzo Nibali retained the overall leader's yellow jersey.
Garmin-Sharp rider Navardauskas...
| May 17, 2014
| 7:26 PM
Sun-soaked fans watched more than 100 cyclists climb and speed through Angeles National Forest roads and into La Cañada Flintridge on Saturday, near the end of the seventh stage of the annual Amgen Tour of California. The athletes were headed for a finale...
| May 18, 2014
| 8:49 PM
A sense of déjà vu abounded during the last stage of the Tour of California on Sunday in Thousand Oaks.
Britain’s Bradley Wiggins, who had led the overall race since the time trial on the second day and held a 30 second lead going into the final...
| May 10, 2014
| 3:20 PM
The ninth edition of the Amgen Tour of California will start Sunday in Sacramento.
For eight days, 120 riders from 16 teams will race more than 720 miles, traveling through 12 host cities and ending in Thousand Oaks on May 18.
The tour is the major...
| May 11, 2014
| 7:10 PM
The first stage of the Tour of California ended with the closest finish in the race's history, with the winner decided by a tire's width.
Even winner Mark Cavendish didn't know the result after crossing the finish line at the State Capitol in...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 9:19 AM
ST. ETIENNE, France -- Norway's Alexander Kristoff beat Peter Sagan in a sprint to win the 12th stage of the Tour de France, a 185.5-kilometer ride from Bourg en Bresse on Thursday.
Katusha ride Kristoff timed his effort perfectly to win with a...
| Jul 7, 2014
| 10:53 AM
Germany's Marcel Kittel showed he may be the sprinter to beat at the Tour de France, speeding to his second stage win this year in Stage 3 on Monday as cycling's biggest race entered London before leaving England for France.
Rain doused riders at the...