Cycling & MTB

Sat 21 Jul 2018

Super Sagan closing in on historic Tour glory

premium_icon Super Sagan closing in on historic Tour glory

Slovakian print king Peter Sagan is closing in on a slice of cycling history after snaring his third victory on this year’s Tour de France

Fri 20 Jul 2018

Former champ out of Tour after bizarre police crash

Former champ out of Tour after bizarre police crash

FORMER Tour de France champion Vincenzo Nibali has accused a police motorbike of crashing into him, causing a back injury which has ruled the Italian out of this...

Froome spat at, punched amid Tour ‘civil war’

premium_icon Froome spat at, punched amid Tour ‘civil war’

FOUR-time Tour de France champion Chris Froome is under extreme pressure to win this year’s title — with a Team Sky ‘civil war’ ready to explode.

Thu 19 Jul 2018

Patch up busted bikes in the bush MacGyver-style

Patch up busted bikes in the bush MacGyver-style

RECKON you can fix a busted bicycle tyre with nothing more than a five buck note in a feat MacGyver himself would be proud of?

‘S*** what now? I was here for Porte’

premium_icon ‘S*** what now? I was here for Porte’

BARELY 12 months ago Simon Gerrans was convinced to delay retirement after a phone call from Richie Porte. He came into this year’s Tour with one sole aim - to help...

Team Sky take stranglehold on Tour de France

premium_icon Team Sky take stranglehold on Tour de France

GERAINT Thomas has flown into the yellow jersey — but any suggestions of a battle with Team Sky teammate Chris Froome have been quashed.

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