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Cycling 07 Aug 2014 | 5:37 PM Premium

Wiggins to join Ride London Classic

LONDON (Reuters) - Former Tour de France winner Bradley Wiggins will return to the road after his Commonwealth Games track exploits in the elite Prudential Ride London-Surrey Classic on Sunday.

Cycling 06 Jul 2014 | 8:42 PM Premium

Injured Cavendish ruled out of Tour de France

YORK England (Reuters) - Mark Cavendish's Tour de France came to a brutal end after the British sprint specialist failed to recover from a horror crash at the end of the first stage and pulled out of the race on Sunday morning.

Cycling 12 May 2014 | 12:52 AM Premium

Kittel wins again, Matthews keeps pink jersey

(Reuters) - German Marcel Kittel won a sprint to the line in Dublin to claim a second successive stage as the Giro d'Italia completed its Irish detour on Sunday.

Other Sport 06 Sep 2013 | 6:47 PM Premium

Cavendish added to strong Tour of Britain cast

LONDON (Reuters) - Sprint king Mark Cavendish and standout Colombian climber Nairo Quintana will take part in this month's Tour of Britain as the race celebrates its 10th anniversary with an outstanding cast list.

Other Sport 14 Jul 2013 | 1:02 AM Premium

Trentin celebrates maiden win to add to Omega tally

LYON (France): Italy's Matteo Trentin snatched his first professional victory and gave the Omega Pharma-Quick Step team their fourth Tour de France win this year when he claimed the 14th Stage at the end of a long-range breakaway on Saturday.

Other Sport 23 Apr 2013 | 12:00 AM Premium

Italian sprinter Petacchi retires

PARIS (Reuters) - Italian sprinter Alessandro Petacchi has ended his 18-year professional career during which he claimed 48 stage wins in the grand Tours.

Other Sport 23 Apr 2013 | 12:00 AM Premium

Italian sprinter Petacchi retires

PARIS (Reuters) - Italian sprinter Alessandro Petacchi has ended his 18-year professional career during which he claimed 48 stage wins in the grand Tours.

Other Sport 06 Mar 2013 | 12:00 AM Premium

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Other Sport 01 Mar 2013 | 12:00 AM Premium

Race on to succeed Wiggins in Paris-Nice

PARIS: The absence of 2012 winner Bradley Wiggins from the field means the race is wide open to emerge triumphant at this year's Paris-Nice, which gets underway on Sunday.

Other Sport 07 Jul 2012 | 12:00 AM Premium

Lampre shoe move blamed for Tour's mass pile-up

TOMBLAINE, France: A decision by Alessandro Petacchi to hand his shoe covers to fellow Lampre teammate Davide Vigano was being cited as the possible reason for the biggest crash in this year's Tour de France.