Wiggins holds Tour lead as Evans cracks

Sky Procycling rider and wearer of the leader’s yellow jersey Bradley Wiggins of Britain (R) cycles in front of BMC Racing Team rider Cadel Evans of Australia (C) and RadioShack-Nissan rider Frank Schleck of Luxembourg during the 11th stage of the 99th Tour de France cycling race between Albertville and La Toussuire, July 12, 2012. […]

Wiggins fends off attacks to retain lead

Sky Procycling rider Bradley Wiggins of Britain, wearing the leader’s yellow jersey, cycles during the tenth stage of the 99th Tour de France cycling race between Macon and Bellegarde-sur-Valserine, July 11, 2012. (REUTERS/Stephane Mahe) By Gilles Le Roc’h BELLEGARDE SUR VALSERINE, France, July 11 (Reuters) – Britain’s Bradley Wiggins masterfully fended off the challenges of […]

Wiggins harms rivals in “best ever” TT

Team Sky rider and leader’s yellow jersey Bradley Wiggins of Britain cycles during the individual time trial in the ninth stage of the 99th Tour de France cycling race between Arc et Senans and Besancon, July 9, 2012. (REUTERS/Bogdan Cristel) By Gilles Le Roc’h BESANCON, France, July 9 (Reuters) – Bradley Wiggins rode “probably my […]

Wiggins takes Tour reins, Froome wins stage

Team Sky rider Christopher Froome of Britain (C) cycles with BMC Racing Team rider Cadel Evans of Australia (L) and Team Sky rider Bradley Wiggins of Britain (R) during the seventh stage of the 99th Tour de France cycling race between Tomblaine and La Planche des Belles Filles, July 7, 2012. (REUTERS/Lionel Bonaventure/Pool) By Gilles […]

Wiggins the favorite in unpredictable race

Sky’s Bradley Wiggins of Great Britain, reacts after winning the 64th Dauphine cycling race, at the finish line of the last stage Morzine-Chatel, in Chatel, French Alps, Sunday, June 10, 2012. (AP Photo/Claude Paris) By Julien Pretot PARIS, June 27 (Reuters) – All the stars are aligned as Bradley Wiggins gears up to become the […]

Wiggins looks forward to Tour after Dauphine victory

Sky’s Bradley Wiggins of Great Britain, reacts after winning the 64th Dauphine cycling race, at the finish line of the last stage Morzine-Chatel, in Chatel, French Alps, Sunday, June 10, 2012. (AP Photo/Claude Paris) By Alasdair Fotheringham CHATEL, France, June 10 (Reuters) – Briton Bradley Wiggins said he was in the best shape of his […]

2011 Vuelta a Espana: Wiggins gains ground in TT

Aug. 29, 2011: Watch as Bradley Wiggins creeps closer to the overall lead at the 2011 Vuelta a Espana during his Stage 10 time trial.

2011 Road Cycling Worlds: Wiggins second in TT

Watch as Bradley Wiggins finishes second in the elite men’s time trial at the 2011 Road Cycling Worlds.

Voigt sets new hour record

PHOTO CREDIT: CREDIT: REUTERS/ERIC GAILLARD (Reuters) – German rider Jens Voigt has beaten the hour record at the velodrome in Grenchen, Switzerland, covering a distance of 51.115 km in an hour, cycling’s governing body the UCI said on Thursday. The Trek Factory Racing rider, 43, is now set to retire after beating the previous record of […]

Dylan van Baarle Wins 2014 Tour of Britain

LONDON, Sept 14 (Reuters) – Dutchman Dylan van Baarle won the Tour of Britain title after a trouble-free final stage through the streets of London on Sunday. The 22-year-old Van Baarle took a 10-second advantage over Poland’s Michal Kwiatkowski into the final 88.8km circuit race after the earlier time trial. Garmin-Sharp rider Van Baarle, who […]