7 days, 15 hours, 20 minutes ago» cyclingBradley Wiggins admitted his disappointment after being forced to abandon the Giro d’Italia, a race the Olympic champion had made his number one priority this season.
8 days, 1 hour, 20 minutes ago» cyclingBradley Wiggins has pulled out of the Giro d’Italia because of a chest infection.
8 days, 22 hours, 50 minutes ago» cyclingPat McQuaid’s bid for a further term as president of cycling’s world governing body has been endorsed by Switzerland as the Irishman swerved his compatriots.
13 days, 16 hours, 24 minutes ago» cyclingBritish time-trial champion Alex Dowsett claimed stage eight of the Giro D’Italia today as Bradley Wiggins closed the gap on his general classification rivals.
17 days, 15 hours, 47 minutes ago» cyclingBradley Wiggins slipped to sixth place in the overall standings after a gruelling fourth stage of the Giro d’Italia.
18 days, 18 hours, 46 minutes ago» cyclingChris Froome will lead Team Sky’s charge at this year’s Tour de France, team principal Dave Brailsford reiterated today.
20 days, 16 hours, 11 minutes ago» cyclingMark Cavendish claimed the spoils on the opening stage of the Giro d’Italia, benefitting from a crash in the final kilometre to snatch the win for his Omega Pharma team.
24 days, 1 hour, 6 minutes ago» cyclingStephen Roche insists Bradley Wiggins is capable of replicating his 1987 feat of winning the Giro d’Italia and the Tour de France in the same year.
24 days, 16 hours, 11 minutes ago» cyclingThe Spanish doctor at the heart of one of cycling’s biggest doping scandals has been found guilty of endangering public health and given a one-year suspended jail sentence in the Operation Puerto case.
24 days, 16 hours, 11 minutes ago» cyclingPat McQuaid’s nomination for president of the UCI will be discussed at an extraordinary general meeting in June, Cycling Ireland has announced.
44 days, 1 hour, 58 minutes ago» cyclingDisgraced drug-cheat cyclist Lance Armstrong has sold his Austin, Texas, estate to an oil-and-gas rights agent.
61 days, 16 hours, 25 minutes ago» cyclingDan Martin has become only the second Irishman to win the Volta a Catalunya after holding off the challenge of Joaquim Rodríguez in the final stage to win by 17 seconds.
63 days, 15 hours, 15 minutes ago» cyclingIreland’s Daniel Martin extended his overall lead of the Volta a Catalunya to 14 seconds following the fifth stage.
84 days, 21 hours, 3 minutes ago» cyclingThe Court of Arbitration for Sport has dismissed Riccardo Ricco’s appeal against a 12-year suspension for an anti-doping violation.
91 days, 13 hours, 25 minutes ago» cyclingThe United States Government has confirmed it has joined a civil lawsuit against Lance Armstrong to claim around $100m (€75m) from the disgraced cyclist.
91 days, 22 hours, 31 minutes ago» cyclingMartyn Irvine returned home today after capping a day of delight for Irish cycling with a gold and a silver medal within an hour.
92 days, 15 hours, 39 minutes ago» cyclingIreland’s Martyn Irvine claimed two medals in an hour – the second of them gold in the men’s scratch race – at the Track Cycling World Championships in Minsk.
92 days, 22 hours, 51 minutes ago» cyclingCycling’s prestigious Giro d’Italia will begin in Ireland next year, organisers confirmed today.
93 days, 1 hour, 55 minutes ago» cycling » latestChief executive Travis Tygart is confident the United States Anti-Doping Agency can continue its investigation to clean up cycling without the help of Lance Armstrong.