PARIS, (Reuters) – Cadel Evans might not be the most sparkling rider, yet he won the most spectacular Tour de France in years.
PARIS, (Reuters) – Mark Cavendish polished his reputation as one of cycling’s best ever sprinters when he became the first Briton to win the Tour de France green jersey and the first man to win the classic finish on the Champs-Elysees three times yesterday.
PARIS, (Reuters) – Booed by fans at the start of the Tour de France, Spain’s Alberto Contador won back their affection by the end despite losing his invincibility on grand Tours.
L’ALPE D’HUEZ, France, (Reuters) – Luxembourg’s Andy Schleck seized the Tour de France yellow jersey with two days remaining as 2010 champion Alberto Contador restored his pride with a relentless day of attacks on the mountainous 19th stage to l’Alpe d’Huez yesterday.
The Guyana Cycling Association of North America (NAGCA) will host a raffle in Walter Grant Stuart’s honour on Labour Day.
COL DU GALIBIER, France, (Reuters) – Alberto Contador said winning a fourth Tour de France title this year was now “impossible” after he cracked in the final ascent of yesterday’s 18th stage won by Andy Schleck.
COL DU GALIBIER, France, (Reuters) – Australian Cadel Evans was both puzzled by the time lost by most Tour de France favourites during the 18th stage yesterday and annoyed that he had to lead a lone chase of Luxembourg’s Andy Schleck.
PINEROLO, Italy, (Reuters) – Edvald Boasson-Hagen is one of only two Norwegians in the Tour de France and the Team Sky all rounder kept up his nation’s remarkable run in this year’s race when he snatched victory in yesterday’s 179-km 17th stage from Gap.
PINEROLO, Italy, (Reuters) – – With three climbs of more than 2,000 metres and the highest ever Tour de France finish at 2,645 metres on the classic Galibier pass, altitude will be a deciding factor in today’s 18th stage.
GAP, France, (Reuters) – Just as the Tour de France seemed to be cruising peacefully towards the Alps, Alberto Contador rocked the peloton yesterday with an unexpected attack that revived his hopes of a fourth victory in the race.
WASHINGTON, (Reuters) – The legal team for cycling superstar Lance Armstrong, who is under federal investigation for doping, has asked a U.S.
PLATEAU DE BEILLE, France, (Reuters) – Belgian Jelle Vanendert took advantage of the waiting game by the main contenders to snatch victory in the 168.5-km 14th stage of the Tour de France from St Gaudens yesterday.
ST FLOUR, France, (Reuters) – France’s Thomas Voeckler seized the Tour de France reins in a crash-ridden ninth stage yesterday with more favourites caught up in the carnage.
CHATEAUROUX, France, (Reuters) – Mark Cavendish powered to his second stage victory in the Tour de France in a crash-marred seventh stage from Le Mans which saw fellow Briton Bradley Wiggins forced out of the race with a broken collarbone yesterday.
LISIEUX, France, (Reuters) – Norway’s Edvald Boasson Hagen won the sixth stage of the Tour de France, a 226.5-km ride from Dinan yesterday.
LONDON, (Reuters) – The surface at the equestrian venue for the London 2012 Olympics has been criticised by competitors at the end of a three-day test event.
The eighth edition of the gruelling Wheat Up Cycle Road race sponsored by National Milling Company (NAMILCO) organized by Roraima Bikers Club will take place tomorrow (Caricom Day) on the East Bank of Demerara.
Walter Grant Stuart in a time of three hours, nine minuets and 21 seconds yesterday won the Guyana Cycling Federation’s (GCF) annual National Road Race Championships.
National Cycling Coach, Hassan Mohamed (MS) has organized a BMX cycle programme at the National Park Circuit on Saturday in honour of Olympic Day.
Yosimi Pol of Team Coco pedalled his way to the title at the 29th annual Independence Three-Stage Road Race clocking 6:39:59s to dethrone defending champion Warren Mc Kay.
The Flying Ace Cycle Club of Berbice and the Guyana Cycling Federation (GCF) have announced their respective cycling teams that will compete in the 29th annual three-stage cycle road race, which begins Saturday at Corriverton, Berbice.
The Stretch D Dollar Supermarket in collaboration with the Flying Ace Cycling Club of Berbice will stage its first cycling event this year on Sunday on the West Coast of Berbice.
National cycling coach Hassan Mohammed has organized the seventh Annual Cycle Programme sponsored by Universal and General Supplies for Saturday at the National Park Circuit.
Physically challenged cyclist Ian Jackson pedalled his way to victory in the second leg of the third annual Dr.
Senior cyclist Junior Niles raised the pace barrier for the annual Dr. Cheddi Jagan Memorial cycle road race in Berbice yesterday when he won the event in a blistering time of two hours, eight minutes and 39 seconds (2:08:39).