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CYCLING Preview: Star race of the Women’s World Tour – Giro Rosa – starts...

What the Tour de France is to men’s cycling, the Giro Rosa – the Giro d'Italia Internazionale Femminile – is for women and the...

CYCLING Preview: Tour de France in sight as top riders compete in the Criterium...

One of the final prep races for July’s Tour de France is the annual Criterium du Dauphine, an eight-stage program in the French Alps....

CYCLING: Favorites Alaphilippe and van der Breggen capture La Fleche Wallonne

Wednesday’s famed La Fleche Wallonne race was always going to be settled on the final climb up the Mur de Huy. Once again, there...

CYCLING Preview: Can Alaphilippe hold off Valverde again at “The Flemish Arrow” on Wednesday?

Another of the classic spring races – La Fleche Wallonne – comes Wednesday for both men and women. Originated in 1936 to help raise...

CYCLING Preview: Another honor for Gilbert in Amstel Gold Race?

Belgium’s Philippe Gilbert scored a historic win last Sunday in Paris-Roubaix, winning his fourth “Monument” race and joining an elite list of riders who...

CYCLING: Final sprint brings a fourth win for Dutch star Vos in Trofeo Alfredo...

Dutch star Marianne Vos won her fourth Trofeo Alfredo Binda, outlasting her challengers on the final sprint into Cittiglio. The 131.1 km race was decided...

CYCLING Preview: Two iconic races in Italy this weekend: Milan-Sanremo and the Trofeo Alfredo...

Two of the oldest races in cycling comes this weekend, both in Italy: the reversed Milan-Sanremo for men on Saturday – in its 109th...

CYCLING Preview: Five previous champions lined up for 13th women’s Ronde van Drenthe

The second race of the 2019 UCI Women’s World Tour is one of its highest-profile routes: the Ronde van Drenthe in the center of...

CYCLING Preview: Can idle Vos be caught in Boels Ladies Tour?

This has been a great year for Dutch women’s cycling, with three of the top four women in the seasonal Women’s World Tour standings from the Netherlands with three races to go: 1. 1,394.88 (+234.55) Marianne Vos (NED) 2. 1,160.33 Anna van der Breggen (NED) 3. 1,125.86 Amanda Spratt (AUS) 4. 1,105.86 Annemiek van Vleuten […]
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CYCLING: Vos pads her seasonal lead with a silver in Plouay

The tight battle for the seasonal UCI Women’s World Tour title continued with a wild final sprint among 15 riders at Saturday’s Grand Prix de Plouay, with Dutch stars Amy Pieters and World Tour leader Marianne Vos getting to the line first. It was a critical finish for Vos, 31, who extended her seasonal lead […]
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U.S. Anti-Doping in 2017: 9,936 tests, just 84 reported cases

TSX HEADLINES – for August 20, 2018: The United States Anti-Doping Agency issued its 2017 report and the details were remarkable: 9.936 tests and just 84 came back either with a violation or an initial adverse finding that is still being resolved. That’s a problem rate of 8/10ths of 1 percent, which is pretty good. […]
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U.S. Anti-Doping in 2017: 9,936 tests, just 84 reported cases

TSX HEADLINES – for August 20, 2018: The United States Anti-Doping Agency issued its 2017 report and the details were remarkable: 9.936 tests and just 84 came back either with a violation or an initial adverse finding that is still being resolved. That’s a problem rate of 8/10ths of 1 percent, which is pretty good. […]
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CYCLING Preview: Vos looking to repeat in Ladies Tour of Norway

The sixth Ladies Tour of Norway is ready for its three-stage run from Friday through Sunday, with three previous champions in the field, including defending champion Marianne Vos (NED), who just won the Vargarda road race in Sweden. The stages: Stage 1: 17 August Rakkestad to Mysen (127.7 km) Stage 2: 18 August Fredrikstad to […]
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