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Tour de France winner Chris Froome could look to double up on Grand Tours this year and race the Vuelta a Espana which starts in August.
Froome vowed to always honour the Tour de France yellow jersey after clinching his second title.
Mark Cavendish on Sunday faces a fierce examination of his durability as the world’s fastest cyclist on the Paris boulevard he once dominated.
Cycling journalist Paul Kimmage has taken to twitter to vent his frustrations over the cancelation of a BBC Newsnight interview on Chris Froome last night.
Romain Bardet was victorious on stage 18 of the Tour de France as Chris Froome maintained his commanding advantage to move a step closer to a second title in Paris on Sunday.
Ireland’s Sam Bennett was forced to abandon the Grand Tour on the 17th stage of the Tour de France.
“If I compare how I was two years ago on the second rest day, I feel as if I’m in a much stronger position than I was (then), coming into the last week.
“I would like the UCI to invest in individuals and put them into each team 24/7. That would prove we do nothing. I’m ready to do it.”
Chris Froome fended off numerous attacks in maintaining his commanding lead on Thursday’s final stage in the Pyrenees.
“Athletes often have a lower resting heart rate but are able to achieve a very high maximal oxygen consumption at their peak heart rate.”
Rafal Majka has won stage 11 of the Tour de France to Cauterets as Chris Froome defended his considerable advantage in the yellow jersey.
Chris Froome plans to undergo independent physiological testing after the Tour de France in an effort to counter allegations made by critics of his performances.
There was near perfection for Team Sky amid the chaos of a colossal crash as Chris Froome took the Tour de France yellow jersey on today.
Australian Rohan Dennis claimed the first yellow jersey of the Tour de France as defending champion Vincenzo Nibali stole some potentially vital seconds ahead of his rivals in the race to Paris.
Fears that the Irish rider’s position in the team was in doubt proved wide of the mark this afternoon when the son of ‘Tour’ winner Stephan was named in the squad.
Caroline Ryan has finished 15th for Ireland in cycling’s individual time trial on Day Six of the European Games in Baku.
Bradley Wiggins has no intention of launching another bid for the UCI Hour Record, even if his standard is beaten.
The Nicolas Roche Performance team are headed to France this weekend, to represent Ireland in the UCI Juniors Nations’ Cup.
The Giro d’Italia is over for one Italian cyclist - after this dangerous high speed crash while descending the Barbagelata, a second category climb, yesterday.
If you didn’t see it unfold live on RTÉ and Twitter yesterday evening - the #AskTed hashtag started by the station rapidly descended into farce.
Former AC Milan team-mates Andrea Pirlo and Kaka were reunited in the MLS at the weekend, and at least one of them was willing to use his inside knowledge for his team’s advantage.
Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho believes Arsenal are ready to challenge for the Premier League crown this season.
Armagh swimmer Sarah Jane Johnston doubled her medal haul at the Special Olympic Games in Los Angeles today - bringing the Irish total up to four medals after just two days of competition.
Ulster Camogie issued a statement this afternoon regarding coverage of the recent Ulster GAA Poc Fada competition, but many commentators feel it didn’t address the central issue.
The ‘devastation’ knows no bounds, it seems.
It is an absolute belter from a friendly against Ajax.
Too soon lads, too soon.