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Aussie cycling great Cadel Evans announces he will retire in February
Aussie cycling great Cadel Evans announces he will retire in February

Cadel Evans, the only Australian to win the Tour de France, announced on Thursday he will retire next February.

Van Garderen avoiding Tour objectives

American hopeful Tejay Van Garderen says he is not setting himself specific objectives at the Tour de France, which begins in Leeds on Saturday.

Weening wins ninth stage of Giro, Evans keeps lead

Dutchman Pieter Weening won the ninth stage of the Giro d`Italia on Sunday following a 172km run from Lugo to Sestola while Australian Cadel Evans kept the leader`s pink jersey.

Climbers at the ready for 2014 Giro d`Italia

Italy`s Vincenzo Nibali will kick off the defence of his Giro d`Italia title in 2014 with three days of racing in Northern Ireland before a "key" final week of epic racing in the high mountains.

Lance Armstrong doping case: Five ex-teammates testify against him

Five former teammates of cyclist champion Lance Armstrong have reportedly testified against the seven-time Tour de France winner in return for lenient sentencing.

Cycling star Evans adopts Ethiopian boy

Australia`s cycling star Cadel Evans, the Tour de France champion in 2011, is adopting a year-old Ethiopian boy with his wife.

Tough Tour de France route tailor-made for Contador

Riders will also discover new ascents and they will be in for a big surprise if they thought the route was relatively flat compared to previous years.

Tour de France champion Evans arrives home

Tour de France champion Cadel Evans arrived back in Australia for a victory parade after spending "the best part of his life" working for the historic cycling victory.

Tour de France champion Evans arrives home

Tour de France champion Cadel Evans arrived back in Australia for a victory parade after spending "the best part of his life" working for the historic cycling victory.

Cadel Evans to be honoured with parade in Oz

Tour de France champion Cadel Evans will be welcomed home to Australia next week with a parade through the capital of his home state of Victoria.

Cadel Evans to be honoured with parade in Oz

Tour de France champion Cadel Evans will be welcomed home to Australia next week with a parade through the capital of his home state of Victoria.

Tour winner Evans to stay with BMC to 2014

Tour de France winner Cadel Evans has signed up for another three years with the BMC team which helped him become the first Australian winner of the endurance classic last month.

Tour winner Evans to stay with BMC to 2014

Tour de France winner Cadel Evans has signed up for another three years with the BMC team which helped him become the first Australian winner of the endurance classic last month.

Cyclist Evans aiming at both Tour and 2012 Olympic

Australian Tour de France champion Cadel Evans hopes to do well at next year`s London Olympics as well as successfully defend his title.

Cyclist Evans aiming at both Tour and 2012 Olympic

Australian Tour de France champion Cadel Evans hopes to do well at next year`s London Olympics as well as successfully defend his title.

Evans’ Tour de France win hailed in Australia

Cadel Evans` historic Tour de France win was hailed Monday as one of Australia`s finest ever sporting achievements, ranked alongside Rod Laver`s tennis exploits and their America`s Cup yachting triumph.

Evans’ Tour de France win hailed in Australia

Cadel Evans` historic Tour de France win was hailed Monday as one of Australia`s finest ever sporting achievements, ranked alongside Rod Laver`s tennis exploits and their America`s Cup yachting triumph.

Cadel Evans wins the Tour de France 2011

Cadel Evans became the first Australian to win the Tour de France after Briton Mark Cavendish took the final stage on the Champs Elysees for the third year in a row.

Cadel Evans wins the Tour de France 2011

Cadel Evans became the first Australian to win the Tour de France after Briton Mark Cavendish took the final stage on the Champs Elysees for the third year in a row.

Quieting critics, Evans eyes first Aussie Tour win

Silencing his doubters once and for all, Cadel Evans will now be wearing the prized Tour de France leader`s yellow jersey on the Champs-Elysees.