Highlights from UCI Road World Championships

All of the highlights from the 2014 UCI Road Cycling World Championships in Ponferrada, Spain: Women’s Team Time Trial: Specialized Lululemon More highlights: Interview and Crash Men’s Team Time Trial: BMC Racing Team More highlights: Interview and Analysis Women’s Individual Time Trial: Lisa Brennauer More highlights: Interview and Analysis Men’s Individual Time Trial: Bradley Wiggins More highlights: Interview […]

2014 Road World Championships: Men’s Individual Time Trials: Interview

Bradley Wiggins (GBR) talks about taking gold in the Men’s Individual Time Trial event at the Road World Championships.

2014 Road World Championships: Men’s Individual Time Trials: Winner

During the 2014 Road Cycling World Championships on Wednesday, Bradley Wiggins (GBR) bested previous individual time trial winner Tony Martin (GER), grabbing gold with a total time of 56:25.52.

BMC beat holders Omega Pharma to claim team time trial gold

PHOTO CREDIT: REUTERS/JEROME PREVOST/POOL (Reuters) – BMC Racing beat pre-race favorites and holders Omega Pharma-Quick Step to claim gold in the team time trial at the road cycling world championships on Sunday. BMC, with American Tejay van Garderen, Italians Manuel Quinziato and Daniel Oss, Slovak Peter Velits, Swiss Silvan Dallier and Australian Johan Dennis, set a […]

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 […]

2014 Tour of Britain: Stage 8a: Individual Time Trial: Winner

Sir Bradley Wiggins (SKY) takes the Time trial in Stage 8a of the Tour of Britain in 9:50.

2014 Tour of Britain: Stage 8: Interviews

Dylan Van Baarle (GRS), Alex Dowsett (MOV), and Sir Bradley Wiggins (SKY) talk about their performances in the Tour of Britain.

Glasgow revels in Bolt buzz and warm glow

PHOTO CREDIT: REUTERS/ANDREW WINNING   (Reuters) – The Glasgow Commonwealth Games proved to be much more than just ‘Friendly’ as Scottish culture, sport and six-times Olympic champion Usain Bolt combined to create a memorable 11-day event. The success of the Games was assured with the golden seal of approval from Bolt, the world’s most recognisable athlete, […]

Vincenzo Nibali Wins 2014 Tour de France

Vincenzo Nibali (Reuters/Jerome Prevost) (Reuters) – Vincenzo Nibali became the first Italian to win the Tour de France since the late Marco Pantani on Sunday, dominating his rivals on all terrains as his main rivals crashed out of a superb three-week race. While Italy celebrated its seventh Tour winner, a jubilant France hailed its first […]