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Fearless Abdul Rahman stuns SEA Games champ Eiman for gold

Terengganu cyclist Wan Abdul Rahman Hamdan was unnerved by his rival’s reputation as the reigning SEA Games champion and rose to the occasion to deliver the gold in the presence of his state’s Mentri Besar Dr Ahmad Samsuri Mokhtar at the Velodrome Rakyat in Ipoh yesterday.

Anis grabs big prize in girls’ cycling for tiny Perlis

TINY Perlis do not have a velodrome but they can now boast of a Sukma cycling champion in Anis Amira Rosidi.

Well done: Perlis’ Anis Amira Rosidi (front) in action during the girls’ sprint event at the Velodrome Rakyat in Ipoh.

Teams representative says UCI taking them for granted

LONDON (Reuters) - Cycling teams are being "taken for granted" by world governing body the UCI and fear that planned reforms will continue to leave them short-changed, according to a representative of cycling's team organisation, the AIGCP.

Nur Aisyah shines on track debut to claim fourth gold

DESPITE riding on unfamiliar turf, cyclist Nur Aisyah Mohd Zubir showed her pedigree by demolishing the field to claim the girls’ 10km scratch race gold medal for Terengganu at the Velodrome Rakyat in Ipoh.

Yates Vuelta win continues Britain's remarkable rise

MADRID (Reuters) - Simon Yates's Vuelta a Espana victory on Sunday continued Britain's remarkable recent domination of road cycling, delivering a ninth Grand Tour since 2012 for a country with no previous history of success in the sport.

Yates wins Vuelta, completes British 2018 Grand Tour sweep

MADRID (Reuters) - Simon Yates won the Vuelta a Espana title on Sunday to complete an unprecedented hat-trick of British Grand Tour winners in 2018.

Britain's Yates poised for Vuelta victory

(Reuters) - Britain's Simon Yates all but assured himself victory in the Vuelta a Espana by finishing third in Saturday's 20th and penultimate stage.

Danger won’t stop Azizulhasni from taking risks

PETALING JAYA: Cyclist Azizul­hasni Awang gambles with his life each time he makes a dash to the finish line, easily going at speeds up to 60kmph.

Grim reminder: Azizulhasni Awang in pain after being pierced by a 20cm splinter after falling down during a keirin race at the Manchester Velodrome in 2012.

Petite cyclist Nur Aisyah completes grand sweep

SMALL-FRAMED Nur Aisyah Mohamad Zubair now stands out as one of the future giants of Malaysian cycling.

More to come: Terengganu cyclist Nur Aisyah Mohamad Zubair will next compete in the keirin, 10km scratch race, 3km individual pursuit and team pursuit at the Velodrome Rakyat. — Bernama

Yates tightens grip on Vuelta as Valverde falls behind

MADRID (Reuters) - Simon Yates impressively extended his lead over Alejandro Valverde in the battle for the Vuelta a Espana on Friday after stage 19 of the race was won by Thibaut Pinot.