Cycling & MTB

Wed 18 Jul 2018

Froome, Sky loom as Le Tour hits altitude

premium_icon Froome, Sky loom as Le Tour hits altitude

FRENCHMAN Julian Alaphilippe has celebrated his first Tour de France stage win as Team Sky made an early statement of intent on the first mountain day of the race.

Mon 16 Jul 2018

‘Hell’: Degenkolb conquers cobbles of Roubaix

premium_icon ‘Hell’: Degenkolb conquers cobbles of Roubaix

JOHN Degenkolb, his face covered in dirt and grit from the treacherous streets of Roubaix, celebrated a famous win after being told he would never ride in the Tour...

Heartbroken Porte: ‘I was on the ground before I knew it’

premium_icon Heartbroken Porte: ‘I was on the ground before I knew it’

AUSTRALIAN Richie Porte broke down in tears on the roadside as the realisation hit home that his Tour de France dreams had again been shattered in horribly unlucky...

Sun 15 Jul 2018

Contender’s theory about Le Tour carnage

premium_icon Contender’s theory about Le Tour carnage

IT was meant to be a relatively quiet day but stage 8 saw two sprint stars relegated to last place and title contender Dan Martin questioning why this Tour de...

Horrible crash ruins shattered Aussie

Horrible crash ruins shattered Aussie

RICHIE Porte has suffered a depressing case of deja vu as he crashed out of the Tour de France for the second year running.

Sat 14 Jul 2018

Sprint star silences critics, Porte within striking distance

Sprint star silences critics, Porte within striking distance

Dutchman Dylan Groenewegen took out the 231km seventh stage of the Tour de France as Richie Porte remained in touch with the leaders and ahead of Chris Froome

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