Alberto Contador regains pink jersey at Giro d`Italia
Alberto Contador regains pink jersey at Giro d`Italia

Spaniard Alberto Contador bounced back from a crash to retake the overall lead in the Giro d`Italia as rivals Fabio Aru and Richie Porte stumbled in Saturday`s 14th stage time-trial.

Alberto Contador fit to start Giro d`Italia​ 7th stage
Alberto Contador fit to start Giro d`Italia​ 7th stage

Former winner Alberto Contador started Friday`s seventh stage of the Giro d`Italia despite dislocating his shoulder in a heavy crash on Thursday.

Weather forces change to Tour of California

A late-season storm bringing snow to Southern California mountains prompted Tour of California organizers to move Friday`s scheduled time trial.

Giro d`Italia: Alberto Contador takes lead as Jan Polanc wins fifth stage
Giro d`Italia: Alberto Contador takes lead as Jan Polanc wins fifth stage

Race favourite Alberto Contador took the Giro d`Italia`s overall leader`s pink jersey after Wednesday`s fifth stage won by Slovenian Jan Polanc.

Giro d`Italia: Davide Formolo claims stage win, Simon Clarke takes lead
Giro d`Italia: Davide Formolo claims stage win, Simon Clarke takes lead

Italian Davide Formolo capped a daring solo attack with victory on the fourth stage of the Giro d`Italia Tuesday when Australian Simon Clarke took over the race lead from Orica team-mate Michael Matthews.

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.

Michael Matthews wins Giro stage to consolidate overall lead
Michael Matthews wins Giro stage to consolidate overall lead

Australia`s Michael Matthews burst from the pack to win a bunch sprint to claim Monday`s third stage of the Giro d`Italia and consolidate his lead atop the overall standings.

Richie Porte sleeps on wheels to improve Giro d'Italia chances
Richie Porte sleeps on wheels to improve Giro d'Italia chances

 Team Sky`s obsession with finding the most marginal of gains was evident when manager Dave Brailsford confirmed that leader Richie Porte was sleeping in a motorhome rather than at hotels during the Giro d`Italia.

Alberto Contador aiming for slow-burning Giro challenge
Alberto Contador aiming for slow-burning Giro challenge

Alberto Contador will begin his bid for a Giro d`Italia-Tour de France double on Saturday aiming to keep out of the limelight for as long as possible in Italy.

Bradley Wiggins wants to put hour record beyond reach
Bradley Wiggins wants to put hour record beyond reach

Bradley Wiggins believes he can put the Hour world record "out of reach" when he tackles one of cycling`s toughest challenges next month at London`s Olympic velodrome.

Cycling: UCI satisfied with Astana`s doping reforms
Cycling: UCI satisfied with Astana`s doping reforms

 Cycling`s world body the UCI says Astana, who last month were allowed to retain their WorldTour licence despite a series of doping shocks, have agreed to "undergo a fundamental reform in order to prevent the risks of doping".

Astana retained licence because of recent clean slate: Commission
Astana retained licence because of recent clean slate: Commission

Astana, the team of Tour de France champion Vincenzo Nibali, retained their World Tour licence because they stayed clear of doping scandals this season, the International Cycling Union`s (UCI) independent licence commission said.

Wiggins happy again after leaving Sky
Wiggins happy again after leaving Sky

Olympic and world time-trial champion Bradley Wiggins said he was enjoying life again now that he`s left Team Sky and is focusing on track racing.

Wiggins the star attraction at Tour de Yorkshire
Wiggins the star attraction at Tour de Yorkshire

Olympic and world timetrial champion Bradley Wiggins will make his debut for his new WIGGINS team at the inaugural Tour de Yorkshire this weekend.

Chris Froome`s Team Sky edges Romandie time trial
Chris Froome`s Team Sky edges Romandie time trial

Chris Froome`s hopes of a third straight win on the Tour de Romandie is off to a good start as his Team Sky won Tuesday`s opening-stage team time trial by less than a second.

Chris Froome chases three in a row at Tour de Romandie
Chris Froome chases three in a row at Tour de Romandie

Vincenzo Nibali and Nairo Quintana will be looking to prevent Britain`s Chris Froome from making it three wins in a row at the Tour de Romandie in Switzerland, which begins on Tuesday.

Alejandro Valverde makes it an Ardennes double in Liege
Alejandro Valverde makes it an Ardennes double in Liege

Alejandro Valverde`s Indian summer to an already glorious career continued with a third victory at Liege-Bastogne-Liege on Sunday.

Vincenzo Nibali focussed on Liege as Astana doping troubles fade
Vincenzo Nibali focussed on Liege as Astana doping troubles fade

Tour de France champion Vincenzo Nibali said he was focussed on Sunday`s Liege-Bastogne-Liege one-day classic now that his Astana team had seen the threat of suspension lifted.

Mixed experiences for Tour de France contenders at Fleche Wallonne one-day classic
Mixed experiences for Tour de France contenders at Fleche Wallonne one-day classic

Tour de France hopefuls Chris Froome, Vincenzo Nibali and Nairo Quintana enjoyed varying fortunes at the Fleche Wallonne one-day classic in Belgium.

Degenkolb, Kristoff herald changing of the guard
Degenkolb, Kristoff herald changing of the guard

John Degenkolb`s victory at Paris-Roubaix was perhaps more significant than just his historic Monument double.