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Heartbreaking! Iranian Paralympic cyclist dies in race accident

A minute of silence will be held during Sunday`s closing ceremony.

READ: Muhammad Ashiq's story - From Olympic cycling hero to rickshaw rider

READ: Muhammad Ashiq's story - From Olympic cycling hero to rickshaw rider

Ashiq now scrapes by as a rickshaw driver in the teeming eastern city of Lahore.

Tour de France 2016: After third title, Chris Froome focuses on Rio Olympics 2016

Tour de France 2016: After third title, Chris Froome focuses on Rio Olympics 2016

Froome, whom many believe could have won that 2012 Tour had he not been riding for, rather than against, Wiggins has never enjoyed the same place in the British fans` affections as his maverick compatriot.

Unlikely sporting star Chris Froome wins third Tour de France, seals place amongst greats

Unlikely sporting star Chris Froome wins third Tour de France, seals place amongst greats

Froome, who was also champion in 2013 and last year, finished ahead of Frenchman Romain Bardet in second and Nairo Quintana of Colombia in third.

Tour de France 2016: Chris Froome on brink of 3rd title as Ion Izaguirre wins penultimate stage

Tour de France 2016: Chris Froome on brink of 3rd title as Ion Izaguirre wins penultimate stage

But with only Sunday`s virtual procession into Paris to come, the Tour is all but over.

Tour de France: Chris Froome extends lead despite crash as Romain Bardet wins stage

Tour de France: Chris Froome extends lead despite crash as Romain Bardet wins stage

Bardet finished 23sec ahead of Joaquim Rodriguez after attacking on a slippery and dangerous descent where several of his rivals crashed.

Tour de France 2016: Chris Froome tightens grip on yellow as Nairo Quintana cracks

Tour de France 2016: Chris Froome tightens grip on yellow as Nairo Quintana cracks

Quintana, who was the first to respond to Porte`s attack and then Froome`s counter, cracked badly and lost 28sec to the race leader.

Chris Froome publishes independent test data

Chris Froome publishes independent test data

The rider was doused with urine by roadside fans and called a doper on his way to clinching a second Tour yellow jersey. 

India bags 11 medals in Track Asia Cup cycling meet

On the final day, India won two gold and three bronze medals.

Pakistan not to take part in Track Asia Cup cycling

Pakistan will not take part in the second edition of Track Asia Cup cycling event to be held here from November 18 to 20 due to internal issues of that country's governing body of the sport, Indian officials said today.

Several injured at international cycle race in China

Veteran cyclist says here was something wrong with the guiding vehicle and referees.

Athletes laud Rio 2016 mountain bike course

Athletes laud Rio 2016 mountain bike course

 The world's top mountain bike riders have praised the course that will stage the sport at the 2016 Rio Olympics.

Rio ready for Olympic mountain bike test

Rio ready for Olympic mountain bike test

The last three Olympic men's mountain bike champions will be among the competitors at the sport's test event in Rio de Janeiro on Sunday.

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.

Norway`s Boasson Hagen wins Tour of Britain

Norway`s Boasson Hagen wins Tour of Britain

Norway`s Edvald Boasson Hagen claimed victory in the Tour of Britain on Sunday after the eighth and final stage was awarded to Italian Elia Viviani.

Italian Fabio Aru climbs to the brink of Tour of Spain victory

Italian Fabio Aru climbs to the brink of Tour of Spain victory

 Italian Fabio Aru is on the verge of sealing his first Grand Tour win after he moved into the lead of Spain`s Vuelta on Saturday with just Sunday`s parade around Madrid to come.

Danny van Poppel takes Tour of Spain stage 12, Chris Froome withdraws

Danny van Poppel takes Tour of Spain stage 12, Chris Froome withdraws

Dutch rider Danny van Poppel won stage 12 of Spain`s Vuelta on Thursday as Tour de France winner Chris Froome became the latest big name to withdraw from the race.

Cycling: Kris Boeckmans in "induced coma" after Vuelta crash

Belgian rider Kris Boeckmans will remain in an induced coma for the next few days according to his Lotto Soudal team after being one of a number of riders badly injured in a crash-riden stage eight of Spain`s Vuelta.

WATCH: 'The Shark' Vincenzo Nibali flagrantly cheating at Tour of Spain

WATCH: 'The Shark' Vincenzo Nibali flagrantly cheating at Tour of Spain

Cheating is also an art. It requires a certain level of subtlety to avoid being caught. But on Monday, one of the world's leading cyclists Vincenzo Nibali was thrown out of Tour of Spain (Vuelta a Espana) for being towed by a team car from Astana Pro Team (APT) stable.

Aussie Caleb Ewan claims landmark Tour of Spain stage win, Dutch Tom Dumoulin leads

Caleb Ewan celebrated the biggest win of his career on Wednesday, the 21-year-old Australian claiming the fifth stage of Spain`s Vuelta with Dutch rider Tom Dumoulin the new leader.