Mark Cavendish

Mark Cavendish ruled out of Commonwealth Games

Mark Cavendish ruled out of Commonwealth Games

Mark Cavendish has pulled out of the Commonwealth Games to recover from injuries he sustained in a horrific crash at last week' s Milan-San Remo race, his team announced on Friday.

Mar 23, 2018, 22:47 PM IST
British sprint king Mark Cavendish breaks rib in crash, out of week-long Tirreno-Adriatico stage

British sprint king Mark Cavendish breaks rib in crash, out of week-long Tirreno-Adriatico stage

He crossed the line with a bloodied face and was taken straight to hospital.

Mar 08, 2018, 16:28 PM IST
Sports court CAS rejects Peter Sagan's appeal of Tour de France disqualification

Sports court CAS rejects Peter Sagan's appeal of Tour de France disqualification

Sagan, the current world champion and a member of Germany`s Bora-Hansgrohe team, said that he did not cause the crash.

Jul 07, 2017, 00:25 AM IST
Cycling: Tour stage win a `relief` for Marcel​ Kittel

Cycling: Tour stage win a `relief` for Marcel​ Kittel

Kittel was the dominant sprinter in the world through 2013 and 2014, winning four stages at the Tour in each year.

Jul 05, 2016, 23:58 PM IST
Vincenzo Nibali, Mark Cavendish lead star-studded field at Tour of Abu Dhabi

Vincenzo Nibali, Mark Cavendish lead star-studded field at Tour of Abu Dhabi

Italy`s 2014 Tour de France champion Vincenzo Nibali leads a strong field into the inaugural Tour of Abu Dhabi, which begins on October 8th, while Britain`s star sprinter Mark Cavendish and Spaniard Alejandro Valverde will also be on the start-line.

Sep 17, 2015, 21:02 PM IST
Tour de France: Andre Greipel secures hat-trick of stage wins

Tour de France: Andre Greipel secures hat-trick of stage wins

Andre Greipel made it a hat-trick of Tour de France stage wins on Sunday as he won the 183km 15th stanza from Mende to Valence.

Jul 19, 2015, 21:39 PM IST
Tour de France 2015: Stybar wins stage 6 as leader Martin crashes in final stretch

Tour de France 2015: Stybar wins stage 6 as leader Martin crashes in final stretch

Zdenek Stybar won a bitter-sweet sixth stage of the Tour de France on Thursday as his teammate and race leader Tony Martin crashed in the final kilometre.

Jul 09, 2015, 23:22 PM IST
Tour de France 2015: German Andre Greipel wins fifth stage

Tour de France 2015: German Andre Greipel wins fifth stage

Andre Greipel won his second stage of the Tour de France in a sprint finish at the end of Wednesday`s 189.5km run from Arras to Amiens.

Jul 08, 2015, 21:47 PM IST
Tour de France: Mark Cavendish primed for wind and rain challenges

Tour de France: Mark Cavendish primed for wind and rain challenges

Two years since his last stage victory at the Tour de France, Mark Cavendish was set to start Sunday`s second stage to Zeland as favourite to win the dash to the line.

Jul 05, 2015, 17:44 PM IST
World champion Michal Kwiatkowski to lead Etixx charge at Tour de France

World champion Michal Kwiatkowski to lead Etixx charge at Tour de France

World champion Michal Kwiatkowski will be take centre stage in his Etixx-Quick Step team`s tilt at Tour de France glory next month.

Jun 26, 2015, 22:47 PM IST
Tour of California: Mark Cavendish squeaks past Sagan to win second stage

Tour of California: Mark Cavendish squeaks past Sagan to win second stage

Mark Cavendish won his second straight stage by once again beating out Peter Sagan in a sprint to the finish during the second stage of the Tour of California on Monday.

May 12, 2015, 13:36 PM IST
Mark Cavendish in awards ceremony mix-up

Mark Cavendish in awards ceremony mix-up

British sprint ace Mark Cavendish had to be told by the bodyguards of Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan to return to the podium after trying to leave before the head of state awarded the prizes for the Tour of Turkey on Sunday according to Turkish media.

May 03, 2015, 20:54 PM IST
Sprinters to kick off Spring Classics in San Remo

Sprinters to kick off Spring Classics in San Remo

Top sprinters such as Mark Cavendish, Andre Greipel and last year`s winner Alexander Kristoff will kick off the Spring Classics season at Milan-San Remo on Sunday.

Mar 20, 2015, 10:36 AM IST
Mark Cavendish triumphs at Belgian one-day semi-classic

Mark Cavendish triumphs at Belgian one-day semi-classic

 Britain`s former world champion Mark Cavendish won a sprint finish to claim the Kuurne-Brussels-Kuurne semi-classic one-day race in Belgium on Sunday.

Mar 01, 2015, 22:23 PM IST
Italy's Elia Viviani wins second stage of Dubai Tour

Italy's Elia Viviani wins second stage of Dubai Tour

Italian rider Elia Viviani from Team Sky won the second stage of the 2015 Dubai Tour which finished after a 187 kilometres ride on the man-made island Palm Jumeirah.

Feb 06, 2015, 12:06 PM IST
Mark Cavendish wins first stage at Dubai Tour cycling race

Mark Cavendish wins first stage at Dubai Tour cycling race

Cyclist Mark Cavendish from the Isle of Man won the first stage in the 145-kilometre opening stage of the four-day Dubai Tour.

Feb 05, 2015, 09:48 AM IST
Mark Cavendish in lead after opening Dubai stage win

Mark Cavendish in lead after opening Dubai stage win

Former world champion Mark Cavendish took the overall lead at the Dubai Tour after winning Wednesday`s opening stage in a sprint finish.

Feb 04, 2015, 22:30 PM IST
Mark Cavendish likely to miss Rio Olympics

Mark Cavendish likely to miss Rio Olympics

Britain`s Mark Cavendish revealed on Thursday that he is unlikely to race at the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.

Jan 09, 2015, 17:46 PM IST

Italian cycling in rude health insist winning pair

The demise of Italian cycling has been greatly exaggerated according to winning pair Vincenzo Nibali and Matteo Trentin.

Jul 11, 2014, 23:21 PM IST

Buckingham Palace finish close to Champs Elysees - Kittel

Sprint king Marcel Kittel said winning a Tour de France stage in front of Buckingham Palace was almost as good as winning one on the Champs Elysees.

Jul 07, 2014, 23:01 PM IST