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CYCLING: Bernal cruises into Paris as first Colombian rider to win the Tour de...

The final ride into Paris was only a formality for Colombia’s Egan Bernal – just 22 – to become the winner of the 106th...

CYCLING: Nibali wins emotional, shortened Stage 20 as Bernal set to win Tour de...

More difficult weather re-arranged the Tour de France again, but a shortened Stage 20 confirmed that Colombia’s Egan Bernal is set to win the...

CYCLING: Stage 19 cut short thanks to a hailstorm that gives Colombia’s Egan Bernal...

It was happening all over again. A fabulous climb by 22-year-old Egan Bernal of Colombia over the highest peak of the 2019 Tour de...

CYCLING: Alaphilippe flies down the Alps to keep the yellow jersey while Quintana steals...

The experts predicted, yet again, that France’s Julian Alaphilippe would lose his lead on the brutal 18th stage of the 2019 Tour de France...

CYCLING: Trentin breaks away to win Tour de France stage 17, but the Alps...

One of the most compelling editions of the Tour de France in recent memory is now at the decisive stage, with Thursday’s brutal triple...

LANE ONE: Welcome to the best week of the Olympic-sport summer: FINA Worlds, Tour...

If you want to be up on your friends on who to look for in Tokyo in 2020, this would be a good week...

CYCLING: Good day for Britain, as Simon Yates win stage 15 and Thomas claws...

The unrelenting pressure of one of the hardest routes in the history of the Tour de France continued on Sunday, with defending champion Geraint...

CYCLING: The pain was worth the gain, as Alaphilippe now up 2:02 on Thomas...

Brutal, uphill climbing stages are what win major stage races like the Tour de France. Saturday’s final climb up the Col de Tourmalet in...

CYCLING: Alaphilippe stuns cycling world with Stage 13 Time Trial win!

The Individual Time Trial in the 13th stage of the 2019 Tour de France was supposed to be the day that defending champion Geraint...

CYCLING: Alaphilippe still wearing the yellow jersey, but will he survive Friday’s time trial?

The 12th stage of the 2019 Tour de France looked like a difference maker on the schedule, with two massive climbs over the Col...

CYCLING: Favorites Alaphilippe, Thomas and Bernal 1-2-3 in the Tour de France heading into...

Sometimes it takes a while in a long stage race for the dramatis personae to be matched up in the standings and for the...

CYCLING: Van Vleuten dominates the Giro Rosa, and women’s cycling while Alaphilippe leads the...

The two largest events in men’s and women’s cycling ran concurrently in two different countries on Sunday. While French rider Julian Alaphilippe continued to...

CYCLING: Teuns masters first climbing stage while Ciccone takes the yellow jersey in Tour...

The first real climbing stage of the 2019 Tour de France was an exercise in exhaustion that started at an elevation of 251 m...

CYCLING: Five stages, five different winners in Tour de France; van Vleuten crushing Giro...

We’re only in the early stages of the Tour de France, with the opening routes mostly tailored for the sprinters ahead of Friday’s first...

CYCLING Preview: Another British win in the 106th Tour de France, or is the...

The world’s most important cycling race is the Tour de France, but it has been owned by British riders for six of the last...

CYCLING: Bernal shines in final stages to win Tour de Suisse; now a Tour...

During his debut in the Tour de France in 2018, you heard over and over again about Colombia’s young star Egan Bernal, as in...

LANE ONE: The top Olympic-sport stories of 2018, part I: Thrills, yes, but also...

As the calendar runs out on 2018, it’s worth looking back at the stories that were the most compelling, the most exciting and the...

The IAAF shows an iron hand to Russia on doping … and it’s working

TSX HEADLINES – for July 30, 2018: The president of the International Olympic Committee said he was ready to welcome Russia back into the...

The IAAF shows an iron hand to Russia on doping … and it’s working

TSX HEADLINES – for July 30, 2018: The president of the International Olympic Committee said he was ready to welcome Russia back into the...

U.S. athletes tell Congress: Fix the “unregulated monopoly” you set up in 1978

TSX HEADLINES – for July 27, 2018: The U.S. Senate Sub-Committee hearing on "Strengthening and Empowering U.S. Amateur Athletes: Moving Forward with Solutions" last...

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