UCI president David Lappartient says Team Sky boss Sir Dave Brailsford “does not understand much about cycling” as their public disagreement continues. Lappartient told BBC Sport last week Team Sky’s wealth helped them fight Chris Froome’s asthma drug case. Brailsford said world cycling’s head was showing a “French mayor mentality”. On Tuesday, Lappartient said: “When
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World champion Peter Sagan won stage two of the Tour de France to take the overall race lead. The Slovak surged past French hope Arnaud Demare on the slight incline to the finish and held off the fast-finishing Italian Sonny Colbrelli. Sagan takes the yellow jersey from stage-one winner Fernando Gaviria, who was unable to
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This year’s edition features an uphill time trial and an ascent of Monte Zoncolan on the penultimate stage Anna van der Breggen (Boels Dolmans) in pink (Photo by Sean Robinson/Velofocus.com) The Giro Rosa is the longest stage race the women’s peloton has to contend with and this year’s edition looks set to bring us ten days
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Documents released to BBC Sport show Froome’s diet, power, and planning for three week race Chris Froome celebrates victory on stage 19 of the Giro d’Italia Credit: Yuzuru Sunada Just two days after the anti-doping case against Chris Froome was dismissed by the UCI, Team Sky have released data and documents showing the planning and
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Four-time winner Chris Froome should be allowed to compete at the Tour de France without the threat of violence, says UCI president David Lappartient. Froome is expecting “confrontation out on the road” at this year’s Tour, which starts on Saturday, despite his anti-doping case being dropped. The Briton, 33, was under investigation by cycling’s world
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Team Sky have taken the unprecedented step of releasing a cache of data to BBC Sport detailing Chris Froome’s diet, power output and heart-rate from the Briton’s victory in May’s Giro d’Italia. On Monday, an anti-doping case against Froome was dropped by the UCI, cycling’s world governing body, following an investigation after more than the
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