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Teuns wins Tour de France Stage 6, Ciccone takes race lead

Dylan Teuns of Belgium has won the first mountain stage of the Tour de France and Giulio Ciccone of Italy has taken the overall race lead  ...

Teuns wins Tour de France Stage 6, Ciccone takes race lead

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| Teuns wins first TDF mountain stage as Ciccone takes yellow Dylan Teuns claimed victory on the sixth stage of the Tour de France on the La Planches des Belles Filles summit finish, as Italy's Giulio Ciccone took the overall lead....
00:17 2019-07-12

Ciccone takes yellow from Alaphilippe after Teuns wins at La Planche des Belles Filles "Italy’s Giulio Ciccone was denied victory by Belgium’s Dylan Teuns in Stage 6 at La Planche des Belles Filles but took over the race lead from Julian Alaphilippe in dramatic circumstances on the firs...
21:51 2019-07-11

Lizzie Deignan takes Women’s Tour race lead after stage five victory • British rider is one second ahead of Kasia Niewiadoma• Final stage sees competitors head through CarmarthenshireLizzie Deignan moved into the overall race lead at the Women’s Tour with one day remai...
16:51 2019-06-14

Pinot wins Tour de France stage 14 and Alaphilippe extends lead over Thomas • Geraint Thomas suffers on final climb and loses time to leader• Julian Alaphilippe second on Tourmalet stage finishThibaut Pinot took the honours at the iconic Col du Tourmalet finish to a punishing...
18:17 2019-07-20

Tour de France 2019: stage 14 takes race up to finish on Tourmalet – live! Updates from the 117.5km mountain stageAlaphilippe extends lead with time trial winEmail Simon or tweet @Simon_Burnton 1.15pm BST 100km to go: The leaders are on their way up the Cote de Labatmale, th...
14:17 2019-07-20

Groenewegen wins Tour stage seven as Ciccone retains yellow jersey Dutchman Dylan Groenewegen put his nightmare of a Tour de France start behind him when he won the seventh stage in a bunch sprint after a pancake-flat 230 km ride from Belfort on Friday....
22:00 2019-07-12

Tour de France: Thomas makes statement but Ciccone takes yellow Thomas passes Alaphilippe on brutal summit finish of stage six‘I don’t listen to tips. I felt pretty good’ says 2018 championGeraint Thomas reversed the narrative in the Tour de France, leading home t...
21:51 2019-07-11

| Vos wins women's La Course ahead of Tour de France stage Dutch cyclist Marianne Vos won La Course race around Pau on Friday after a steep climb towards the finish line took Australia's Amanda Spratt out of the reckoning....
16:00 2019-07-19

World No. 1 Alaphilippe wins Tour de France Stage 3 World No. 1 Julian Alaphilippe of Deceuninck-Quick Step captured Stage 3 and the yellow jersey on Monday as the Tour de France made its way into its namesake country for the first time in this year's ...
20:34 2019-07-08

World No. 1 Alaphilippe wins Tour de France Stage 4 World No. 1 Julian Alaphilippe of Deceuninck-Quick Step captured Stage 3 and the yellow jersey on Monday as the Tour de France made its way into its namesake country for the first time in this year's ...
19:51 2019-07-08

| Bernal claims overall Tour de Suisse lead after Tolhoek wins stage 6 Egan Bernal took the leader's yellow jersey as the Netherlands' Antwan Tolhoek claimed his first career victory by winning the sixth stage of the Tour de Suisse....
22:00 2019-06-20

Simon Yates takes Tour de France stage 12, Alaphilippe in yellow Briton Simon Yates won the 12th stage of the Tour de France on Thursday, a mountainous 210-km (130-mile) ride from Toulouse, as the main title contenders stayed quiet in the first Pyrenean climbs of t...
17:34 2019-07-18

| Alaphilippe tightens hold on Tour de France as van Aert wins stage 10 Dutch rookie Wout van Aert won stage 10 of the Tour de France as Julian Alaphilippe extended his overall lead after a blistering late charge split the peloton....
21:34 2019-07-15

Tour de France: Julian Alaphilippe wins stage three to take yellow jersey • Quick-Step rider makes late solo breakaway to take overall lead• Frenchman wins stage, 26 seconds ahead of Michael MatthewsJulian Alaphilippe made a late solo break for victory on stage three of the...
17:51 2019-07-08

Benedetti wins 12th stage; Polanc takes Giro lead PINEROLO, Italy (AP) — Cesare Benedetti won the 12th stage of the Giro d’Italia on Thursday for his first victory as a professional while Jan Polanc took the overall leader’s pink jersey f...
19:34 2019-05-23

Tour de France: Sagan takes ‘exquisite’ stage win as Alaphilippe stays in yellow • Slovak collects his first win of 2019 Tour in Colmar• Thursday’s stage features first summit finishPeter Sagan described his 12th Tour de France stage win as “exquisite” after the first day of racin...
23:00 2019-07-10

Tour de France 2019: Wout van Aert wins stage 10 in photo-finish – live! A split in the peloton meant several GC contenders lost almost two minutes as Team Jumbo-Visma’s young Belgian won a bunch sprint in Albi 4.46pm BST Related: Van Aert sprints to stage but Thomas the...
17:51 2019-07-15

Caleb Ewan wins Tour de France stage 11 as Julian Alaphilippe stays in yellow • Ewan pips Groenewegen in mass sprint to win in Toulouse • Alaphilippe retains his overall Tour de France leadCaleb Ewan finally achieved his Tour de France breakthrough win in the boulevards of Toul...
23:51 2019-07-17

Ciccone wins sodden Stage 16 as Roglic suffers on the Mortirolo "Slovenia’s Primoz Roglic dropped to third in the overall standings after a trademark Vincenzo Nibali attack on the rain-soaked Mortirolo as Italy’s Giulio Ciccone won Stage 16 and extended his vice-l...
22:00 2019-05-28

Ciccone turns blue into yellow on Tour de France debut Giulio Ciccone reached his season's goal when he won the Maglia Azzurra (blue) for the mountains classification at the Giro d'Italia, but little did he know that there was much more to come....
22:00 2019-07-11

Tour de France 2019: stage-by-stage guide This year’s race begins in Brussels before quickly heading to the mountains and building towards an Alpine climaxTour de France 2019: full team-by-team guide Continue reading......
12:17 2019-07-01

The Latest: Johnson takes bigger lead in race to lead UK LONDON (AP) — The Latest on the voting to elect Britain’s next prime minister (all times local): 6:05 p.m. Boris Johnson has increased his lead in the race to become Britain’s next prime m...
20:17 2019-06-18

Tour de France: stage three – live! Live updates from the first hilly stage; from Binche to ÉpernayWilliam Fotheringham’s stage-by-stage guide to the 2019 TourDrop Barry an email | Tweet @bglendenning 1.17pm BST 124km to go: There’s b...
14:34 2019-07-08

Tour de France: stage 16 – live! All the action from a flat 177km starting and finishing in NîmesHow the six main contenders are shaping up as end nearsRichard Williams: Alaphilippe allows France to dreamEmail Simon or tweet him with...
13:17 2019-07-23

Tour de France 2019: stage six – live! Follow the stage from Mulhouse to La Planche des Belles FillesStage five report: Sagan takes ‘exquisite’ winAnd you can email Barry here or tweet him here 1.45pm BST 113km to go: The peloton is about ...
15:00 2019-07-11

Tour de France 2019: stage four – live! Updates from Tuesday’s stage from Reims to NancyRead William FOtheringham’s stage-by-stage guide Alaphilippe wins stage three to take yellow jerseyAnd you can email Barry here or tweet him here 12.11p...
13:17 2019-07-09

Tour de France 2019: stage 15 – live! Rolling report of the 185km stage from Limoux to Foix Prat d’AlbisPinot wins stage 14 and Alaphilippe extends lead over ThomasEmail Daniel here or tweet @DanielHarris 1.42pm BST “It really comes down...
14:51 2019-07-21

Van Aert: Winning a stage at the Tour de France is above everything else "Wout van Aert labelled his victory on his maiden Tour de France as the pinnacle of his career after passing the finish line by little more than the width of a tyre."...
19:17 2019-07-15

Tour de France 2019: stage one – live Updates on Le Grand Départ stage from Brussels to BrusselsWilliam Fotheringham’s stage-by-stage guide to the 2019 TourAny thoughts? You can email John | tweet 12.24pm BST 152 km to go: The leading qu...
13:34 2019-07-06

Tour de France 2019: stage seven – live! Riders take on longest stage, 230km to Chalon-sur-SaôneTour de France 2019: stage-by-stage guideEmail Barry here or tweet @bglendenning 10.52am BST 223km to go: With the peloton dawdling along at a s...
12:00 2019-07-12

Tour de France 2019: stage 12 – live! Live updates on stage from Toulouse to Bagnères-de-BigorreEwan silences the doubters with maiden Tour stage winDrop Barry an email | Tweet @bglendenning 11.10am BST 191km to go: The peloton continues ...
12:17 2019-07-18

Cycling: More Tour de France joy for Impey with stage win South African Daryl Impey added an individual stage win to his Tour de France happy memories when he prevailed at the end of a long breakaway from St Etienne on Sunday....
19:51 2019-07-14

Tour de France 2019: stage 11 – live! Rolling report of the 167km stage from Albi to ToulouseBrailsford keen to ‘twist knife’ into Team Ineos’s rivalsEmail John here or tweet @John_Ashdown 12.58pm BST The breakaway lead stretches to over...
14:00 2019-07-17

Tour de France 2019: stage eight – live! Rolling report on the 200km stage from Mâcon to Saint-ÉtienneGroenewegen sprints to win as Brailsford cools Bernal hypeEmail Tom with your thoughts on the stage or find him on Twitter 1.13pm BST The b...
14:17 2019-07-13

Tour de France 2019: stage nine – live! Rolling report on the 170km Bastille Day stage to BrioudeEmail Tom or tweet him with your thoughts on the stage 12.49pm BST 153km to go: It looks as if the big break will be made on the Mur itself, wh...
14:00 2019-07-14

Tour de France 2019: stage five – live! Rolling report of Saint-Dié-des-Vosges to Colmar (175.5km)Tour de France 2019: stage-by-stage guideEmail Barry here. Tweet @bglendenning 2.46pm BST News: In the breakaway today, Mads Wurtz Schmidt is...
15:51 2019-07-10

Cavendish out of Tour, still stuck on 30 stage wins Mark Cavendish won't get a chance this month to overhaul Eddy Merckx's record of 34 stage victories at the Tour de France       ...
14:17 2019-07-02

Alaphilippe takes Tour stage three and yellow jersey France’s Julian Alaphilippe lived up to the hype as he snatched the Tour de France overall leader’s yellow jersey by winning the third stage on Monday....
19:51 2019-07-08

Sagan sprints to victory in Tour de France Stage 5 Peter Sagan of Slovakia won the fifth stage of the Tour de France as Frenchman Julian Alaphilippe kept the race leader's yellow jersey       ...
19:34 2019-07-10

How to watch Stage 6 of the 2019 Tour de France live "Stage 6 of the 2019 Tour de France takes in the historic climb from Mulhouse to La Planche des Belles Filles - and here is how you can enjoy this part of the race."...
16:51 2019-07-10

Tour de France: Groenewegen sprints to victory in Stage 7 Dylan Groenewegen won the longest stage of the Tour de France in a sprint as Giulio Ciccone kept the yellow jersey       ...
01:34 2019-07-13

Alaphilippe wins sparkling Tour Stage 3 in Champagne Julian Alaphilippe has won Stage 3 of the Tour de France and taken the race leader's yellow jersey with a sparkling ride into the Champagne town of Epernay.       ...
17:51 2019-07-08

Carapaz wins Stage 14 to take overall lead of Giro d’Italia COURMAYEUR, Italy (AP) — Richard Carapaz of Ecuador won the grueling 14th stage of the Giro d’Italia on Saturday to move into the overall lead. Carapaz, who rides for Movistar, attacked with jus...
19:51 2019-05-25

Ewan takes Tour Stage 11, Alaphilippe retains yellow Australian Caleb Ewan completed his set of grand tour stage victories when the pocket-sized sprinter pipped Dylan Groenewegen to the line to win the 11th stage of the Tour de France, a 167-km flat rid...
22:17 2019-07-17

Tour de France: Viviani storms bunch sprint to win Stage 4 Italian rider Elia Viviani has claimed his first career stage win on the Tour de France after storming a bunch sprint       ...
19:00 2019-07-09

Stage 16 Tour de France live stream: how to watch online from anywhere That's it...no more rest days. Now it's daily 2019 Tour de France action for the riders and spectators alike as the former push themselves to the limits to try and take the overall title. To...
13:00 2019-07-23

Stage 6 Tour de France live stream: how to watch online from anywhere We don't envy the Tour de France riders today - stages don't come much tougher than Stage 6 in 2019. They're well and truly into the mountains of the Vosges massif, going from Mulhouse ...
17:00 2019-07-11

Stage 14 Tour de France live stream: how to watch online from anywhere After a day of time trialling spread the field even further, the 2019 Tour de France heads back to the Pyrenees for more hard climbs and exhilarating descents. To see the sights and the cycling from j...
11:34 2019-07-20

Sam Bennett confirms he will not be riding the Tour de France after stage win in Dauphine "Bora-Hansgrohe sprinter Sam Bennett speaks after winning Stage 3 of the Criterium du Dauphine and confirms he will not be riding the 2019 Tour de France."...
02:34 2019-06-12

Tour de France: Thomas rides on but Fuglsang out after stage 16 crashes • Astana’s Fuglsang retires after starting in ninth place• Caleb Ewan sprints to stage win after frenetic finishGeraint Thomas survived another unexpected tumble in the Tour de France, as heatwave con...
18:17 2019-07-23

Dylan Groenewegen sprints to victory in Stage 7 of the Tour de France There was no significant movement in the overall standings: Tour rookie Giulio Ciccone kept the yellow jersey with a six-second lead over Julian Alaphilippe....
01:17 2019-07-13

Natnael Berhane: 'A Tour de France stage win would change my life' Natnael Berhane of Eritrea is the only black rider in the Tour de France. He spoke to DW about why African riders have more obstacles to overcome – and how he hopes to inspire young Africans to pursue...
16:17 2019-07-11

Simon Yates Wins Tour Stage as a Competitor Vanishes For a couple of hours on an otherwise uneventful day in the mountains, nobody was able to say where Rohan Dennis, the time trial world champion, had gone....
11:34 2019-07-19

Peters wins Stage 17; Carapaz extends Giro lead ANTERSELVA, Italy (AP) — Nans Peters of France claimed his first Grand Tour stage victory by winning the 17th leg of the Giro d’Italia on Wednesday, while Ecuadorian cyclist Richard Carapaz cele...
18:34 2019-05-29

Tour de France 2019: stage 13 individual time trial – live! Geraint Thomas among favourites for 27.2km stage in PauDominant Vos wins La Course after powerful finishEmail Barry or tweet @bglendenning with your thoughts 12.48pm BST It was another good day for th...
14:00 2019-07-19

Tour de France 2019: stage two, team time trial – live! Rolling coverage of Sunday’s team time trialStage one report: Teunissen pips Sagan in photo finishMerckx casts shadow over Belgium’s current cropEmail michael.butler@theguardian.com | Tweet @michaelbu...
14:17 2019-07-07

Alaphilippe extends Tour de France lead Going into the Tour de France's first big mountain climb in the Pyrenees, the question was: How much time would Geraint Thomas make up on Julian Alaphilippe?...
20:00 2019-07-20

Ewan wins bunch sprint as Fuglsang crashes out of Tour in Stage 16 "Australia’s Caleb Ewan notched his second win of the Tour de France with a well-timed surge to the line to deny Elia Viviani and Dylan Groenewegen in Nimes on a day Denmark’s Jakob Fuglsang crashed o...
19:00 2019-07-23

Jolien D’Hoore wins opening stage of Women’s Tour for second year in a row • Belgian wins over 157km from Beccles to Stowmarket• Froome and Yates in Critérium du Dauphiné top 10Jolien D’Hoore won the opening stage of the OVO Energy Women’s Tour for the second year running. T...
19:34 2019-06-10

Demare wins crash-affected Stage 10; Conti keeps Giro lead MODENA, Italy (AP) — Arnaud Demare of France sprinted to victory after a crash affected the end of the 10th stage of the Giro d’Italia on Saturday, while Italian cyclist Valerio Conti kept the o...
19:17 2019-05-21

Thomas de Gendt's ridiculous power stats from his breakaway Stage 8 Tour de France win "Eurosport\u0027s friends at CyclingHub reveal the incredible power output from Thomas de Gendt during the final KMs of his Stage 8 win at the Tour de France."...
20:51 2019-07-14

Tour de France 2019 live stream: how to watch every cycling stage online from anywhere All the speculation, build-up events and hard, hard training are over - it's almost finally time for the 2019 Tour de France 2019 to commence. In it's 109th year, the excitement and intensit...
13:00 2019-07-05

Wout Van Aert wins 10th stage of Tour, Pinot loses time Tour de France rookie Wout Van Aert has won a sprint to the line on Stage 10 as Julian Alaphilippe kept the yellow jersey ahead of a rest day       ...
18:51 2019-07-15

Tour de France: Elia Viviani edges photo-finish in stage four bunch sprint • Deceuninck Quick-Step rider wins after frenzied finish in Nancy• Teammate Julian Alaphilippe retains yellow jerseyElia Viviani edged a photo-finish after a frenzied end to stage four, leaving Alexan...
18:00 2019-07-09

Tour de France Stage 5 live stream: how to watch Saint-Dié-des-Vosges to Colmar online from anywhere Stage 5 of this year's Tour de France might be where the excitement really picks up. It's time to head to the hills of western France and take in some of the more scenic parts of this year&a...
14:17 2019-07-10

Steve Flesch takes PGA Tour Champions lead in Madison MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Steve Flesch birdied the final three holes for a 7-under 65 and the second-round lead Saturday in the American Family Insurance Championship, with tournament host Steve Stricker a...
01:51 2019-06-23

Thomas, Bernal to lead Team Ineos in Tour de France "Defending champion Geraint Thomas and Egan Bernal will lead the charge of Team Ineos in the Tour de France starting next month, with four-times winner Chris Froome out injured."...
20:51 2019-06-28

Tour de France organisers looking to launch major women's race "Tour de France organisers are looking to launch a major women\u0027s race which \"would be to women\u0027s cycling what the Tour de France is to men\u0027s cycling\", they said on Friday."...
16:51 2019-07-19

Mystery surrounds top Tour de France rider's withdrawal during race Rohan Dennis' unexplained withdrawal from the Tour de France midway through the 12th stage has left the cycling world perplexed, with his team director saying he is "confused and disappointed" by the ...
00:17 2019-07-20

Mike Teunissen pips Peter Sagan to line in Tour de France stage one photo finish • Dutchman takes yellow jersey by matter of inches • Jakob Fuglsang and Geraint Thomas both downed in crashesMike Teunissen was the surprise winner of the opening stage of the Tour de France after a m...
17:51 2019-07-06

Boris Johnson takes strong lead in race for next UK leader Boris Johnson has taken a commanding lead in the contest to become Britain’s next prime minister, winning by far the largest share of support in first-round voting by Conservative Party lawmakers...
15:34 2019-06-13

Could This Finally Be The Year A French Rider Wins The Tour de France? Since Bernard Hinault won the 1985 Tour de France, the French have been shut out of their home Grand Tour. Riders from Germany, Italy, Spain, the United States, Ireland, Australia, Great Britain, Denm...
06:34 2019-07-23

Verlander takes share of majors’ wins lead, shuts down A’s OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Justin Verlander struck out eight over eight innings and moved into a share of the major league lead with his ninth win, pitching the Houston Astros past the Oakland Athletics 5...
12:17 2019-06-02

Mystery at Tour de France as Rohan Dennis vanishes in middle of race BAGNERES-DE-BIGORRE, France — In 116 years of racing at the Tour de France, riders have done all sorts of bizarre things, from jumping on trains to fighting with fans at mountain stops. Rarely have th...
21:17 2019-07-19

Tour de France: Thomas 'itching to go' as Alaphilippe 'changes plan' to preserve lead – video Geraint Thomas says he is 'relishing the Alps' as the 2019 Tour de France heads across the Rhône valley towards a triptych of decisive mountain stages at the end of this week.Meanwhile, race leader Ju...
19:00 2019-07-22

Rohan Dennis quits Tour de France in bizarre way; Simon Yates wins in Pyrenees Time trial world champion Rohan Dennis pulled out of the Tour de France during Thursday's Stage 12, leaving his team wondering where he had gone.       ...
20:34 2019-07-18

An American Tour de France team has barred its riders from using cellphones at the dinner table during the 3-week race Jojo Harper/EF Education First Pro Cycling Team A US-based team at the Tour de France told Business Insider that it's banned cellphones use at the dinner table, including use by the riders and staff....
23:00 2019-07-06

Simon Yates takes Stage 12 win to complete Grand Tour grand slam "Britain\u0027s Simon Yates produced a technically perfect finish after a day in the breakaway in the Pyrenees to win Stage 12 of the Tour de France in a three-up sprint to complete a Grand Tour grand...
18:00 2019-07-18

Verlander takes share of majors' wins lead, shuts down A's Justin Verlander struck out eight over eight innings and moved into a share of the major league lead with his ninth win, pitching the Houston Astros past the Oakland Athletics 5-1    &...
08:17 2019-06-02

Ten Sovereigns wins in France, Japan wins in France Ten Sovereigns hits the win column impressively in the Darly July Cup at Newmarket in England while Japan travels from Ireland to win the Grand Prix de Paris....
17:17 2019-07-15

Slovak Sagan claims fifth stage of Tour Peter Sagan burst into life on the Tour de France when he claimed the fifth stage at the end of a 175.5-km bumpy ride from St Die des Vosges on Wednesday....
21:17 2019-07-10

Ewan pips Groenewegen for maiden Tour win in Stage 11 "Australia’s Caleb Ewan opened his Tour de France account with a fast finish in Stage 11 at Toulouse to deny Dutchman Dylan Groenewegen and Italian Elia Viviani."...
19:17 2019-07-17

Thursday's Tour stage favors Bernal, says Thomas Defending champion Geraint Thomas hinted he might lose more time to Ineos co-team leader Egan Bernal when the Tour de France's sixth stage ends at the Planche des Belles Filles on Thursday....
21:17 2019-07-10

Thursday's Tour stage favours Bernal, says Thomas "Defending champion Geraint Thomas hinted he might lose more time to Ineos co-team leader Egan Bernal when the Tour de France\u0027s sixth stage ends at the Planche des Belles Filles on Thursday."...
03:17 2019-07-11

Chaves takes battling Stage 19 win in the Dolomites "Colombian Esteban Chaves took an emotional Stage 19 win at San Martino di Castrozza after soloing clear from the day’s break on the final climb, as Richard Carapaz retained the pink jersey ahead of t...
23:51 2019-05-31

Timing right for France to make impression on big stage France has an opportunity to translate dominance at the European club level to success on the World Cup stage        ...
03:51 2019-05-25

Simon Yates puts Giro disappointment behind with Tour stage win Simon Yates put a disappointing Giro d'Italia campaign behind him when he won the 12th stage of the Tour de France on Thursday, as the main title contenders stayed quiet in the first Pyrenean climbs o...
20:00 2019-07-18

Stage 10 winner Van Aert hits barrier, crashes out of Tour Belgian rider Wout van Aert has been forced out of the Tour de France race with a leg wound sustained in the time trial Friday       ...
18:00 2019-07-19

Tour of Norway: Kristoff stage win lands yellow jersey "Despite lingering effects of a recent illness and his entire team being dropped inside the final 20 kilometres, Alexander Kristoff scores Stage 5 victory and takes leader’s jersey from fellow Norwegi...
23:17 2019-06-01

Van Aert sprints to stage but Thomas the big winner on Tour day of chaos • Pinot, Fuglsang, Urán and Porte lose time in crosswinds• Van Aert takes stage win, Alaphilippe keeps yellowThe defending champion Geraint Thomas gained time on a handful of rivals as crosswinds caus...
17:51 2019-07-15

Viviani completes Grand Tour clean sweep with Stage 4 win "Italy’s Elia Viviani put to bed his Giro d’Italia nightmare with a maiden win on the Tour de France, the Deceuninck-QuickStep rider powering to Stage 4 success in Nancy ahead of Alexander Kristoff an...
21:34 2019-07-09

Owen Pierson Takes the Stage in Drag for the First Time on Relatively Nat & Liv Is Owen Pierson a thief? Asking since he just stole the spotlight. "It's really nerve-wracking 'cause I'm about to go out on stage and my dad's gonna see me," said......
09:17 2019-07-01

UK’s anxiety takes center stage at Hay ideas festival HAY-ON-WYE, Wales (AP) — At Britain’s leading literary gathering, the word of the year was anxiety. Fifty shades of worry —about climate change, mental health and of course Brexit — dominated th...
13:34 2019-06-03

| Chavas wins Giro Stage 19, Carapaz still in pink Ecuador's Richard Carapaz tightened his grip on the leader's pink jersey as Colombia's Esteban Chaves claimed victory in the 19th stage of the Giro d'Italia....
21:34 2019-05-31

Marianne Vos edges Lizzie Deignan in thrilling second stage of Women’s Tour • Vos ends group sprint in Gravesend two metres ahead of rival• Sam Bennett wins Critérium du Dauphiné stage threeMarianne Vos won the second stage of the Women’s Tour after a dramatic finish at the K...
20:17 2019-06-11

Thomas gains time on rivals in brutal Tour stage finish Defending champion Geraint Thomas gained time on his rivals in a brutal finish in the sixth stage of the Tour de France as several top guns cracked in the lung-busting ascent to La Planche des Belles ...
22:00 2019-07-11

Tour of Norway: Boasson Hagen hopes stage win a catalyst for success "A promising start the season has given way to disappointment for Norwegian Edvald Boasson Hagen and Team Dimension Data, but the three-time Tour of Norway winner is happy, healthy and back in yellow ...
22:51 2019-05-30

Groenewegen sprints to Tour stage win as Brailsford cools Bernal hype • Dutchman earns third stage victory for Jumbo-Visma• Ineos manager says Colombian is still on learning curveWhile the dust settled on the gravel climb to La Planche des Belles Filles, the Tour’s long...
21:51 2019-07-12

Cycling: Flying Dutchman Teunissen sprints to opening Tour stage win Dutchman Mike Teunissen was meant to be helping a team mate take the yellow jersey but ended up slipping it on himself after winning a thrilling bunch sprint at the end of stage one of the Tour de Fra...
18:51 2019-07-06

Re-Cycle: When Britain's first Tour stage winner blew the field away in 1959 "The second of our historical Re-Cycle series during this year\u0027s Tour de France doffs its hat to Brian Robinson on the sixtieth anniversary of his remarkable solo win in Stage 20 of the 1959 Tour...
09:51 2019-07-11

Cycling: Pinot tames rivals again as Yates takes stage win Thibaut Pinot emerged as the strongest of the main contenders to win the Tour de France after dominating his rivals for the second successive day in the 15th stage, a 185-km mountain battle won by Bri...
21:00 2019-07-21

Ewan claims second stage win as Thomas takes minor tumble Australia's Caleb Ewan claimed his second victory in this year's Tour de France when he prevailed in a bunch sprint at the end of a crash-hit 16th stage on Tuesday....
20:17 2019-07-23

Jesus takes center stage as Brazil win Copa America Brazil's Gabriel Jesus made one goal, scored another and was sent off in the second half as they beat Peru 3-1 on Sunday to win the Copa America for the ninth time in a pulsating contest at the Maraca...
02:51 2019-07-08

A look at 5 key Tour de France stages With seven mountain stages and five summit finishes including three above 2,-000 meters, this year's Tour de France is the highest in the history of the race       ...
12:34 2019-07-01

2019 Tour de France Take a look at the best images from the 2019 edition of the Tour de France, which started in Brussels, Belgium and finishes in Paris.       ...
15:17 2019-07-09

Simon Yates sprints to fine stage 12 victory as Tour reaches Pyrenees • British rider outwits fellow escapees on first Pyrenean stage• Alaphilippe still in yellow, with leaders finishing togetherSimon Yates outsprinted his fellow escapees Pello Bilbao ESP and Gregor Müh...
17:17 2019-07-18

Ewan wins Stage 11; Conti keeps pink jersey in Giro Caleb Ewan of Australia sprinted to victory on the 11th stage of the Giro d'Italia on Wednesday as Italian cyclist Valerio Conti remained the overall leader        ...
21:34 2019-05-22

| Damiano Cima wins Giro d'Italia 18th stage Italy's Damiano Cima of the Nippo team snatched victory with a sprint finish, holding off a late charging peloton in Thursday's 18th stage of the Giro d'Italia....
19:00 2019-05-30

Cycling: Australia's Ewan wins stage 11 of Giro d'Italia Australia's Caleb Ewan claimed the 11th stage of the Giro d'Italia on Wednesday after a bunch sprint at the end of a 221-kilometer ride from Carpi to Novi Ligure....
23:17 2019-05-22

| Dario Cataldo wins 15th stage of Giro d'Italia Dario Cataldo won the 15th stage of the Giro d'Italia by outsprinting the other survivor of a long breakaway, fellow Italian, Mattia Cattaneo in Como....
19:34 2019-05-26

De Gendt wins stage as Alaphilippe attacks to take back yellow "Thomas De Gendt rode to a solo win to take Stage 8 of the Tour de France, while Julian Alaphilippe reclaimed the overall lead and ensured that a French rider will be wearing the yellow jersey on Bast...
21:51 2019-07-13

'No other race I've dreamt of winning!' - Ewan revels in maiden stage victory "Australia’s Caleb Ewan opened his Tour de France account with a fast finish in Stage 11 at Toulouse to deny Dutchman Dylan Groenewegen and Italian Elia Viviani."...
20:34 2019-07-17

Giro d'Italia: Cima holds off pack to win stage while Carapaz retains lead Damiano Cima wins enthralling sprint finishRichard Carapaz retains overall lead from Vincenzo NibaliThe Italian rider Damiano Cima won the 18th stage of the Giro d’Italia after a thrilling sprint fini...
19:34 2019-05-30

Best images from the 2019 Tour de France Take a look at the best images from the 2019 edition of the Tour de France, which started in Brussels, Belgium and finishes in Paris.       ...
02:51 2019-07-14

VOTE - Who will win the 2019 Tour de France? "The absence of Chris Froome and Tom Dumoulin from the 2019 Tour de France opens the door for a host of potential first-time winners, including Team Ineos\u0027 own Egan Bernal to continue the team\u0...
04:00 2019-07-03

Tour de France 2019: Where do the riders come from? It's no surprise that France and other European nations dominate the Tour de France. What is surprising is that the number of riders from outside of Europe has declined in recent years....
21:51 2019-07-12

Armstrong: I'd have won a clean Tour de France "Disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong has claimed that he would have won the Tour de France anyway if everyone had been clean of performance-enhancing drugs."...
16:51 2019-07-10

Technology allows NBC to add new elements to Tour de France Phil Liggett remembers the early days of Tour de France coverage in the United States, which would involve him traveling to Paris at the end of a stage, recording voiceovers all night and then rejoini...
12:34 2019-07-04

Cycling: Zakarin wins Giro stage 13 as Roglic, Nibali stay together Russian Ilnur Zakarin powered to victory in the 13th stage of the Giro d'Italia, the first mountain test for the overall contenders, while favorites Primoz Roglic and Vincenzo Nibali finished together...
19:00 2019-05-24

Cataldo wins Giro stage as Roglic crashes on borrowed bike COMO, Italy (AP) — Astana rider Dario Cataldo has won the 15th stage of the Giro d’Italia on a nightmare day for race favorite Primoz Roglic. The Italian finished the 232-kilometer (144-mile) ro...
21:01 2019-05-26

Climate Change Takes Center Stage as Biden and Warren Release Plans Even former Vice President Joseph R. Biden Jr. has embraced the goals of the Green New Deal, showing just how far the Democratic field has moved on climate change....
03:34 2019-06-05

Blues Beat Bruins, but Officiating Takes Center Stage at Stanley Cup Finals An official appeared to miss a penalty by a St. Louis Blues player, setting off a sequence that allowed them to score the decisive goal in a 2-1 victory over the Boston Bruins....
15:00 2019-06-07

A Long Simmering Conflict Takes Center Stage in the Supergirl Season 5 Trailer The larger Arrowverse is changing, and Kara Danvers along with it. In the first trailer for Supergirl’s upcoming fifth season that just dropped at this year’s San Diego Comic-Con, the Girl of Steel is...
22:34 2019-07-21

PGA Tour takes fall event to Bermuda HAMILTON, Bermuda (AP) — The PGA Tour is going to Bermuda for the first time with a new tournament that adds to the fall schedule. The Bermuda Championship will be played Oct. 31 through Nov. 3 at Por...
22:51 2019-06-04

Everything you need to know about Rammstein as long-awaited tour takes off A new album and the beginning of the legendary band's Europe Stadium Tour mark a new chapter for the band. But why the fascination for these shock rockers?...
19:34 2019-05-27

Froome out of Tour de France after serious injuries in crash Britain's four-times Tour de France winner Chris Froome will not start next month's race after sustaining multiple fractures, including a broken right femur, following a heavy crash in the Criterium d...
03:00 2019-06-13

Valverde - 'I want to do the best job I can to support our leaders at the Tour de France' "Alejandro Valverde says he is not aiming for a GC push himself at the Tour de France and hopes to win stages along with helping his team-mates Mikel Landa and Nairo Quintana."...
22:51 2019-06-23

Chris Froome out of Tour de France with fractured leg Four-time Tour de France winner Chris Froome is set to miss this year's race after sustaining a suspected fractured leg in a crash during a practice ride in France Wednesday....
03:51 2019-06-13

Tour de France: Emanuel Buchmann keeps impressing He might not have won a stage yet and might have lost a spot in the overall classification, but after the 15th stage of the 2019 Tour de France, German rider Emanuel Buchmann's chances of a podium fin...
21:00 2019-07-21

Dutchman Tom Dumoulin to miss Tour de France "Team Sunweb\u0027s Tom Dumoulin will miss next month\u0027s Tour de France over concerns that he might not be in the best shape to compete following a knee injury and a physically challenging run-up ...
19:34 2019-06-20

Thomas to ride Tour de France despite crash Tour de France champion Geraint Thomas was given the all clear to defend his title at next month's three-week race despite crashing out of the Tour de Suisse on Tuesday, his Team Ineos said....
00:00 2019-06-19

Van Aert set for two-month lay-off after Tour de France TT crash "Wout van Aert has targeted a return in the cyclocross season after the Belgian was ruled out for two months following his horror crash during the individual time trial on stage 13 of the Tour de Fran...
08:51 2019-07-21

Come along for the ride: Five reasons to follow the Tour de France The Tour de France is set to go off for the 106th time, and it is a wide-open year -- with over a dozen riders capable of reaching Paris triumphantly....
15:00 2019-07-03

Tour de France cyclists focus on nutrition Tour de France cyclists are increasingly focusing on nutrition as they try to power themselves through the grueling race. (July 8)       ...
11:17 2019-07-08

There is nothing like riding the Tour de France – and this is why | David Millar Making it to Paris is for every rider, from the maillot jaune to the lanterne rouge, an emotional experience that transcends racingThe Tour de France is big, really big. That’s the first thing that hi...
13:51 2019-07-03

| Lashley seizes 6-stroke PGA Tour Detroit lead Nate Lashley, the last player to make the field, fired a nine-under par 63 to seize a six-stroke lead after the third round of the PGA Tour's Rocket Mortgage Classic....
08:17 2019-06-30

| Bernal tightens hold on Tour de Suisse lead Egan Bernal consolidated his grip on the yellow jersey at the Tour de Suisse and showed he is a contender for the Tour de France by climbing to victory....
04:34 2019-06-22

Yates wins Stage 15 as distanced Alaphilippe clings on to yellow despite Pinot pressure "The first cracks in Julian Alaphilippe’s yellow armour appeared in a scintillating and sodden Stage 15 to Foix Prat d’Albis as the Frenchman limited his losses to retain the race lead after Britain’s...
02:17 2019-07-22

Arnaud Démare wins stage 10 of Giro after Ackermann crash sparks chaos Frenchman holds off Viviani and Selig in reduced sprint Points leader Ackermann hits tarmac close to finishArnaud Démare claimed his first win of 2019 with victory on stage 10 of the Giro d’Italia in ...
19:51 2019-05-21

Thomas profits from Alaphilippe’s late struggle as Simon Yates wins stage 15 • Simon Yates breaks clear to win second stage in four days • Thomas happy to gain time back on Alaphilippe on final climbSimon Yates soloed to his second Tour de France victory of the week on stage 1...
18:00 2019-07-21

Carapaz wins Giro d'Italia, Haga clinches final stage Richard Carapaz clinched his first Grand Tour victory as he won the Giro d'Italia and American Chad Haga was fastest on the final stage's individual time trial      ...
19:34 2019-06-02

Perez takes 1-shot lead at Valderrama Victor Perez leads defending champion Sergio García and four others by one stroke after the opening round of the Andalucía Valderrama Masters on Thursday       ...
07:17 2019-06-28

Lead from the top: What it takes to incorporate IoT into a legacy industry McKinsey senior partner Mark Patel, Otis chief digital officer Neil Green, and John Deere engineering manager Mark Chaney talked IoT at Transform 2019.Read More...
05:34 2019-07-11

Cycling: Polanc takes overall Giro lead Slovenian Jan Polanc seized the leader's pink jersey at the Giro d'Italia on Thursday as Cesare Benedetti claimed victory on the first mountainous stage on this year's route....
21:17 2019-05-23

| Barker takes round one lead at Sun City Kyle Barker carded a near-perfect six-under-par 66 to take to the summit of the leaderboard after the opening round of this year’s Sun City Challenge....
21:17 2019-06-05

Benedetti pips Dunbar to Giro d'Italia stage 12 win as Polanc takes pink jersey Ireland’s Eddie Dunbar overtaken on final climb at PineroloJan Polanc takes overall lead from team-mate Valerio ContiIreland’s Eddie Dunbar had to settle for third place as Cesare Benedetti took victo...
21:51 2019-05-23

Experimental blood test takes major strides in detecting early stage cancer A California company says its experimental blood test was able to detect many types of cancer at an early stage and gave very few false alarms in a study that included people with and without the dise...
22:17 2019-05-31

Tour director tells AP race won't be same without Froome The director of the Tour de France says in Associated Press interview this year's race won't be the same without four-time champion Chris Froome       ...
15:51 2019-06-19

Juventus wins race for $84.3m 19-year-old Matthijs de Ligt, the 19-year-old Ajax captain who led the Dutch side to the Champions League semifinals, has completed his move to Juventus for a fee of $84.3 million....
19:00 2019-07-18

Defending champion Thomas crashes again in Tour de France "Defending Tour de France champion Geraint Thomas suffered his third crash in this year\u0027s race when he hit the ground during the 16th stage on Tuesday."...
16:00 2019-07-23

Dennis found after mysteriously abandoning Tour de France "Time trial world champion Rohan Dennis has been located after mysteriously abandoning the Tour de France during Stage 12 from Toulouse to Bagneres-de-Bigorre."...
18:00 2019-07-18

Bevin withdraws from Tour de France with broken ribs Patrick Bevin of New Zealand has withdrawn from the Tour de France ahead of the sixth stage after breaking two ribs in a crash       ...
15:17 2019-07-11

No Rider At The Tour de France Has More Panache Than Julian Alaphilippe After two days on a Dutchman’s shoulders, the Tour de France’s yellow jersey is back with the French for the first time in five years. The question now is how long it will stay there....
01:34 2019-07-09

Cycling odyssey through French countryside: Best of Tour de France Take a look at the best images from the 2019 edition of the Tour de France, which started in Brussels, Belgium and finishes in Paris.       ...
12:17 2019-07-18

Chris Froome injured, will miss Tour de France The four-time champion has probably suffered a bone fracture. He has been airlifted to a hospital after suffering an injury in a crash at the Criterium du Dauphine, where he was preparing for the Tour...
17:51 2019-06-12

Vintage Tour de France heading for thrilling finale "With only five days of actual racing left, there is still no clear front runner in this year\u0027s Tour de France, making it the most open and exciting competition in 30 years."...
16:17 2019-07-22

Chris Froome out of the Tour de France after 'very serious accident' at Dauphine "Chris Froome has been admitted to hospital after a crash during a recon ride at the Criterium du Dauphine, ending his race and ruling him out of the 2019 Tour de France."...
18:51 2019-06-12

At Tour de France, a beacon for damaged Notre Dame The Gothic cathedral in the Champagne city of Reims formed a breathtaking backdrop for Stage 4 of the Tour de France. (July 10)        ...
20:51 2019-07-10

Thibaut Pinot Surges Into Contention at Tour de France It is looking increasingly likely that a Frenchman could win the race for the first time since 1985, but Julian Alaphilippe may not be the Frenchman....
23:51 2019-07-21

Egan Bernal set to impress at unpredictable Tour de France The absence of four-time Tour de France winner Chris Froome, coupled with the withdrawal of last year's runner-up Tom Dumoulin, has reshuffled the game and produced a long list of top contenders ...
12:34 2019-07-01

Contador: Thomas and Bernal favourites for Tour de France "Alberto Contador has told Eurosport that he believes Geraint Thomas is the favourite for the Tour de France, but will be challenged by Egan Bernal for the title."...
17:51 2019-07-04

The Tour de France starts in Belgium: Cycling as a lifestyle At the start of the 2019 Tour de France, Belgium enjoyed a huge cycling party. The country's love for cycling is deeply engrained in their culture - and not even a Dutch win could dampen the atmospher...
03:51 2019-07-07

Tour de France starts in Belgium: Cycling as a lifestyle At the start of the 2019 Tour de France, Belgium enjoyed a huge cycling party. The country's love for cycling is deeply ingrained in its culture — and not even a Dutch win could dampen the atmosphere....
17:51 2019-07-07

Dennis pulls out of Tour de France in unclear circumstances Time trial world champion Rohan Dennis has abandoned the Tour de France during the first Pyrenean stage amid reports he clashed with his team's officials       ...
19:17 2019-07-18

Top American rider Tejay Van Garderen out of Tour de France American Tejay van Garderen has pulled out of the Tour de France with a broken left hand following a crash during the seventh stage       ...
01:34 2019-07-13

Mountains loom large in 2019 Tour de France Tour de France competitors are facing a tougher race this year after organizers peppered the route with three stages that finish on mountain climbs reaching above 2,000 meters, or 6,500 feet. The cycl...
11:34 2019-07-01

Eurosport lines-up Ion Göttlich for Tour de France 2019 "Sprint specialist Ion Göttlich is making up for the disappointment of missing out on a place in the BORA-Hansgrohe Tour de France team by joining Eurosport for the world’s most iconic cycling race."...
14:17 2019-06-21

| Thomas faces epic Tour de France test Geraint Thomas will face mountains galore and a wide cast of rivals, even within his own camp, when the three-week Tour de France begins on the cobbled streets of Brussels....
10:34 2019-07-05

Inbee Park shoots 62 to take LPGA Tour lead in Arkansas ROGERS, Ark. (AP) — Inbee Park had five straight birdies in a 9-under 62 to take the first-round lead Friday in the Walmart NW Arkansas Championship. Seeking her 20th LPGA Tour victory and first since...
03:34 2019-06-29

Park, Ciganda tied for LPGA Tour lead in Arkansas Sung Hyun Park birdied the final two holes for an 8-under 63 and a share of lead with Carlota Ciganda after the second round of the Walmart NW Arkansas Championship       ...
05:17 2019-06-30

Law, Song, Concolino share LPGA Tour lead at Kingsmill Playing partners Jennifer Song and Jacqui Concolino stuck together in the Pure Silk Championship _ and Bronte Law kept up, too.        ...
01:34 2019-05-25

Jerry Kelly lead hometown PGA Tour Champions event Jerry Kelly shot a 7-under 65 to take the first-round lead in his hometown American Family Insurance Championship        ...
00:17 2019-06-22

Dramatic day sees huge time losses in crosswind chaos as Van Aert wins stage "Wout Van Aert (Jumbo Visma) triumphed in a sprint finish to win Stage 10 of the Tour de France, but that doesn’t tell even half the story of a dramatic day of racing in southern France."...
19:17 2019-07-15

Bernal claims title as Carthy wins final stage with fabulous solo effort "British rider Hugh Carthy produced a fabulous solo effort on Sunday to win the final stage of the Tour de Suisse, with Egan Bernal claiming the overall title."...
22:51 2019-06-23

Carapaz survives GC battle in the mountains to all-but secure Giro title as Bilbao wins Stage 20 "Richard Carapaz (Movistar Team) survived a punishing day in the mountains to protect his general classification lead ahead of the closing time trial of the 2019 Giro d’Italia."...
20:34 2019-06-01

| UK leadership race narrows to five as Johnson cements lead The UK leadership race narrowed to five on Tuesday as Brexit figurehead Boris Johnson prepared to defend his runaway favourite status in his first television debate....
20:51 2019-06-18

The Latest: Boston takes 3-0 lead on Blues after 1 in Game 3 ST. LOUIS (AP) — The Latest on Game 3 of the Stanley Cup Final (all times local): 8:05 p.m. The Boston Bruins are in command after the first period of Game 3 of the Stanley Cup Final in St. Louis. Pat...
03:34 2019-06-02

Merritt takes early lead by 2 shots at Memorial DUBLIN, Ohio (AP) — Troy Merritt chipped in for eagle on his way to a 6-under 66 that gave him a two-shot lead over the early starters in the second round of the Memorial. Merritt was at 9-under 135, ...
21:17 2019-05-31

Woodland takes 1-shot lead into Sunday at Pebble Justin Rose enters the final round of the U.S. Open in second place. Brooks Koepka is in third, four shots back at 7 under along with Chez Reavie and Louis Oosthuizen....
10:51 2019-06-16

Bezuidenhout takes 4-shot lead at Valderrama Masters Christiaan Bezuidenhout of South Africa has taken a four-shot lead over Sergio Garcia and three other golfers at the Andalucía Valderrama Masters        ...
05:00 2019-06-29

Woodland takes 1-shot lead over Rose in US Open Pebble and pressure all that stands in the way of Woodland, Rose and perhaps another US Open title for Koepka        ...
11:17 2019-06-16

Jim Herman takes 2nd-round lead in Barbasol Championship Jim Herman shot his second straight 7-under 65 to take the second-round lead in the PGA Tour's Barbasol Championship        ...
03:17 2019-07-20

Thailand wins GolfSixes event on European Tour CASCAIS, Portugal (AP) — Thailand won a nearest-the-pin playoff against England to lift the trophy at the GolfSixes event on the European Tour in Portugal on Saturday. Phachara Khongwatmai hit a shot ...
21:51 2019-06-08

Bezuidenhout wins at Valderrama for 1st European Tour title Christiaan Bezuidenhout of South Africa has won the Andalucía Valderrama Masters for his first European Tour title       ...
22:34 2019-06-30

Vulnerable people are corporate assets in Test, an eerie comic showing where late-stage capitalism can lead Test opens on a young person in the cab of an 18-wheeler, sparking anxiety in the reader about vulnerable hitchhikers and the threat long-haul truckers can pose. But expectations are thwarted as Aleph...
01:17 2019-07-10

Wiggins: Thomas in 'prime position' to win Tour in best race for years "Despite struggling behind Julian Alaphilippe for much of the 2019 Tour de France, Geraint Thomas is still perfectly poised to retain his crown, according to Bradley Wiggins in his latest Eurosport po...
14:17 2019-07-22

Moby takes the hint for once and cancels the rest of his book tour For weeks we have been subjected to nuggets of Moby’s personal life via unsolicited excerpts from his creepy-ass second memoir, Then It Falls Apart. One story involved Natalie Portman, who he claimed ...
21:51 2019-05-29

Lizzie Deignan takes Women's Tour glory by two seconds British rider holds off Katarzyna Niewiadom to winAmy Pieters sprints home in concluding sixth stageLizzie Deignan took victory in the Women’s Tour after pipping Katarzyna Niewiadoma by just two secon...
17:00 2019-06-15

Daryl Impey sprints to Bastille Day victory in Tour de France • South African rider wins Tour stage for first time• Alaphilippe stays in yellow, with no change in GC contendersDaryl Impey won stage nine of the Tour de France as the breakaway prospered on Bastill...
18:34 2019-07-14

#TheBreakaway - Reaction to decisive day in Tour de France, featuring Dan Martin "Dan Martin joins Sean Kelly, Dan Lloyd and Orla Chennaoui for The Breakaway after what could prove to be a pivotal day at the Tour de France. The crosswind chaos is discussed, Matt Stephens talking t...
00:34 2019-07-16

Tour de France glossary: Fries, water heaters and lanterns PARIS (AP) — As Tour de France riders get ready for their three-week odyssey, everybody wants to know who will be the race’s new “patron.” And, of course, who will be the “lant...
14:34 2019-07-01

At Tour de France, a beacon for fire-damaged Notre Dame The Gothic cathedral in the Champagne city of Reims formed a breathtaking backdrop for Stage 4 of the Tour de France       ...
21:17 2019-07-09

Eddy Merckx celebrated as Tour de France's great Thousands of people gathered in downtown Brussels as the Belgian capital turned yellow to celebrate cycling great Eddy Merckx's maiden Tour de France victory half a century ago. (July 5)  &...
19:34 2019-07-05

Blazin' Saddles: The 2019 Tour de France route broken down "Starting in Brussels on Saturday 6th July and finishing in Paris on Sunday 28th July, the 106th edition of the Tour de France includes five altitude finishes, 54 time-trial kilometres and a record 30...
20:51 2019-06-28

Brussels police remove homeless people before Tour de France Volunteers suggest moving rough sleepers to shelter is attempt to protect city’s imageThe clearing of homeless immigrants from a park in Brussels through which the Tour de France will pass next week h...
17:51 2019-07-01

Cycling: Crash-hit Thomas satisfied with Tour de France condition Defending champion Geraint Thomas crashed on the Tour de France on Saturday, losing time to Frenchman Thibaut Pinot, but took heart from a strong recovery....
22:34 2019-07-13

Pardon his French, it was a tough day for Thibaut Pinot at the Tour de France A Frenchman hasn't won a Tour de France in 34 years, it's early but Thibaut Pinot -- considered France's best hope -- is headed in the wrong direction....
23:51 2019-07-16

Tour de France offers TV viewers a soothing look at some brutal sport Commentators combine the history – boils and all – and the pretty countryside to make a seductive packageIn his book Down Under, the American travel writer Bill Bryson writes of accidentally stumbling...
14:00 2019-07-05

Wout van Aert Has Conquered The World And Now He's Conquering The Tour de France There’s no other rider at the Tour de France like Wout van Aert. Jumbo-Visma’s 24-year-old Tour debutante has built a multi-discipline resumé that would make anyone in the peloton blush, and this morn...
03:17 2019-07-16

Tour de France 2019: the contenders battling for yellow and green Adam Yates seems the main danger for Geraint Thomas, while this could be the year Peter Sagan loses his grip on greenThibaut Pinot (Groupama-FDJ) France, Age 29 Continue reading......
20:34 2019-06-29

Cycling: De Marchi taken to hospital after nasty Tour de France crash BRIOUDE, France - Italian Alessandro De Marchi was taken to hospital after a heavy crash in the opening kilometers of the ninth stage of the Tour de France, his CCC team said on Sunday....
17:00 2019-07-14

La Course packs a punch but push for women’s Tour de France continues The 2019 route suits attacking riders, with five ascents in a dynamic circuit but has failed to build on momentum to expand the one-day raceThe 2019 edition of La Course by the Tour de France turns th...
13:17 2019-06-29

Blazin' Saddles: Will Alaphilippe or Pinot finally win the Tour for France? "Whisper it quietly, but the French are closer than ever to win their first Tour de France in 34 years thanks to the dual exploits of Julian Alaphilippe and Thibaut Pinot. But with five stages remaini...
16:17 2019-07-22

Why this Tour de France has become as much a chess game as a grind to the finish line A balance of strength and strategy will determine this year's Tour de France winner -- a winner that as of right now is still very much up in the air....
21:17 2019-07-22

'Aerosprinter' Caleb Ewan opens Tour de France account Australia's sprint specialist Caleb Ewan has put early disappointments to one side to claim his first stage on the Tour de France. Mark Cavendish may be absent this year, but his aerodynamic sprint st...
23:17 2019-07-17

'Who knows?' - Cavendish team manager unsure on Tour de France future "Team Dimension Data\u0027s performance has admitted that he is unsure whether Mark Cavendish will ride in the Tour de France again after being left out this year."...
23:00 2019-07-07

Wiggins backs Thomas to impress at 2019 Tour de France "Bradley Wiggins says Geraint Thomas as the mental strength to mount a strong bid for a second Tour de France title despite a difficult 2019 season."...
13:17 2019-07-02

Mystery surrounds Dennis' decision to abandon Tour de France "Rohan Dennis went AWOL for over an hour after abandoning the Tour de France and his Bahrain Merida team management had no explanation about the Australian\u0027s withdrawal on Thursday."...
09:00 2019-07-19

Tour de France: Home riders Alaphilippe and Pinot on a roll French riders are thriving in the picturesque Pyrenees mountains. Thibaut Pinot has dragged himself back into contention after a major setback, while overall leader Julian Alaphilippe powers on....
02:17 2019-07-21

Chris Froome out of Tour de France after suffering suspected broken leg • ‘It’s a very serious accident,’ says Dave Brailsford• Four-time Tour winner was injured on Criterium practise runChris Froome is out of the Tour de France after being taken to hospital on Wednesday ...
16:34 2019-06-12

Julian Alaphilippe stuns Tour de France with time-trial win Inspired by his yellow jersey, the Frenchman held off defending champion Geraint Thomas to extend his race lead and win the only individual time trial stage....
22:17 2019-07-19

Bronte Law, Nasa Hataoka share LPGA Tour lead at Kingsmill WILLIAMSBURG, Va. (AP) — Bronte Law birdied the par-4 18th for a 4-under 67 and a share of the lead in the Pure Silk Championship for the third straight round Saturday. Nasa Hataoka matched Law at 13-...
03:00 2019-05-26

Pressel, Creamer tied for lead in LPGA Tour team event Morgan Pressel and Paula Creamer shot a best-ball 6-under 64 for a share of the second-round lead in the Dow Great Lakes Bay Invitational, the LPGA Tour's first-year team event    ...
06:34 2019-07-19

Alaphilippe extends Tour lead over Thomas with stunning time-trial win • Frenchman extends lead over Thomas to 1min 26sec on stage 13• Thomas was expected to gain time back on AlaphilippeGeraint Thomas’s hopes of taking the yellow jersey at the foot of the Pyrenees wilte...
21:00 2019-07-19

Cycling: Thomas relaxed at sharing Tour lead role with Bernal Welshman Geraint Thomas will find himself in the unusual position of being defending champion but not even the outright leader of his team when the Tour de France starts in Brussels on Saturday....
22:34 2019-07-05

Morgan, Creamer tied for lead in LPGA Tour team event Morgan Pressel and Paula Creamer shot a best-ball 6-under 64 for a share of the second-round lead in the Dow Great Lakes Bay Invitational, the LPGA Tour's first-year team event    ...
01:17 2019-07-19

Alaphilippe beats Thomas in time trial to extend Tour lead France's Julian Alaphilippe continued to amaze as he claimed an impressive victory in the 13th stage of the Tour de France, a 27.2-km individual time trial, to extend his overall lead on Friday....
19:34 2019-07-19

Canadians Henderson, Sharp lead LPGA Tour team event Canadians Brooke Henderson and Alena Sharp shot a 5-under 65 in alternate-shot play to take the first-round lead in the Dow Great Lakes Bay Invitational, the LPGA Tour's first-year team event &#...
02:51 2019-07-18

Giro d'Italia: Esteban Chaves wins 19th stage as Richard Carapaz stays in pink Colombian takes third solo win of career in mountain stageRichard Carapaz keeps rivals at bay to retain overall leadEsteban Chaves ended his year-long wait for a victory with an emotional stage 19 suc...
19:17 2019-05-31

Reborn Porsche 935 race car takes on Goodwood hillclimb Limited-run racer based on GT2 RS road car is inspired by 935/78 'Moby Dick' Porsche brought its limited-run, 690bhp 935 track car to the Goodwood Festival of Speed for a dynamic debut ahead of custo...
21:00 2019-07-04

France Nudges Europe Into Space Race, Where It Lags Behind Fifty years after the Apollo 11 mission, a new French plan for a space command must overcome the reluctance of its European allies to weaponize space....
20:51 2019-07-18

Boris Johnson extends lead in UK Conservatives' leadership race Boris Johnson has increased his lead in the race to succeed Theresa May as Britain's next prime minister. Rory Stewart has been eliminated from the contest....
00:17 2019-06-20

Then there were two: Brexit campaigner Johnson far ahead in race to lead Britain Boris Johnson, a former foreign secretary who helped lead the 2016 Brexit referendum campaign, is the runaway favorite to win a final pair of ballots on Thursday that will whittle down the race to rep...
14:00 2019-06-20

Tory leadership race: Stewart out as Johnson extends lead MPs suggest Johnson backers lent previous votes to Stewart to eliminate Brexiter rival RaabFollow the day’s political developments - liveFull results of votingRory Stewart has been ousted from the Con...
09:51 2019-06-20

Byron to lead the field to green for NASCAR race at Pocono LONG POND, Pa. (AP) — William Byron will lead the field to green for the NASCAR Cup Series race at Pocono Raceway on Sunday. Bryon won his second straight pole in the No. 24 Chevrolet, following up hi...
22:17 2019-06-02

U.K.’s Boris Johnson Extends His Lead in Race To Become Next Prime Minister (LONDON) — The race to become Britain’s next prime minister is down to the final four on Wednesday, as Boris Johnson stretched his lead among Conservative lawmakers and upstart Rory Stewar...
05:34 2019-06-20

On fire Woodland takes U.S. Open lead, Tiger fumes Gary Woodland shot out of the U.S. Open woodwork with an error-free six-under 65 to steal the halfway lead from Justin Rose on Friday, while a fuming Tiger Woods insisted he was still in the ball game...
05:34 2019-06-15

Lee6 takes 1-shot lead after 2nd round of ShopRite Classic Jeongeun Lee6 made a 4-foot eagle putt on the 18th hole to grab a one-stroke lead after two rounds of the ShopRite LPGA Classic       ...
02:17 2019-06-09

Chez Reavie shoots 63, takes a 6-stroke lead at Travelers CROMWELL, Conn. (AP) — Chez Reavie shot a 7-under 63 on Saturday and took advantage of second-round leader Zach Sucher’s problems to take a six-stroke lead into the final round of the Travelers ...
01:51 2019-06-23

Kim takes early lead ahead of the wind and rain at Hazeltine CHASKA, Minn. (AP) — Hyo Joo Kim handled a long, tough Hazeltine with only one bogey for a 3-under 69 and a one-shot lead among the early starters at the KPMG Women’s PGA Championship. Michelle ...
23:51 2019-06-20

Woeful start for McIlroy; Simpson takes early lead Rory McIlroy suffered an abysmal start on a morning of mixed fortunes for local favourites as the British Open returned to Northern Ireland for the first time in 68 years on Thursday....
13:34 2019-07-18

Motor racing: Garcia takes her first W Series win, Chadwick's lead is cut Spaniard Marta Garcia took a lights to flag victory in the fourth round of the all-female W Series at Germany's Norisring on Saturday while Jamie Chadwick finished third and saw her championship lead ...
18:51 2019-07-06

Smith takes 1-shot lead in Munich, Kaymer drops off Jordan Smith carded a bogey-free 6-under 66 to take a one-shot lead into the final round of the BMW International Open       ...
16:51 2019-06-22

As Jeremy Hunt Takes On Boris Johnson to Lead U.K., ‘The Gloves Are Off’ Britain’s foreign secretary says he has “been waiting for this moment for 30 years of my life.” But the moment comes at a tricky time, with Brexit on the horizon....
02:00 2019-07-09

Katz takes stunning lead over Cabán in Queens DA primary Queens Borough President Melinda Katz is now leading lefty insurgent Tiffany Cabán in the Democratic primary for Queens district attorney — a stunning reversal of fortunes after the race went into a p...
18:17 2019-07-04

The Latest: Scott Piercy takes early lead at US Open PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on U.S. Open at Pebble Beach (all times local): 10:45 a.m. Scott Piercy has birdied the 14th hole at Pebble Beach to take the early lead in the first round of th...
21:00 2019-06-13

Scott Parel shoots 9-under 63, takes 2-stroke lead in Iowa DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Scott Parel matched the course record with a 9-under 63 on Friday to take a two-shot lead in the PGA Tour Champions’ Principal Charity Classic. Parel tied the Wakonda Clu...
01:17 2019-06-01

Bezuidenhout takes 5-shot lead into final round in Spain Christiaan Bezuidenhout of South Africa shot a 2-under 69 to increase his lead to five strokes in the Andalucia Valderrama Masters        ...
05:17 2019-06-30

Following Trump's orders, Herman takes Barbasol lead Following President Donald Trump's putting advice, Jim Herman shot his second straight 7-under 65 to take the second-round lead in the PGA Tour's Barbasol Championship    ...
12:34 2019-07-20

Wiesberger wins Made in Denmark for 5th European Tour title FARSO, Denmark (AP) — Bernd Wiesberger held on to win the Made in Denmark tournament on Sunday for his fifth European Tour title. The Austrian came into the final round at the Himmerland Golf & Spa Re...
21:01 2019-05-26

Frittelli wins John Deere Classic for 1st PGA Tour victory Dylan Frittelli won the John Deere Classic for his first PGA Tour title, closing with a 7-under 64 for a two-stroke victory over Russell Henley        ...
03:17 2019-07-15

Tour of Norway: Wins keep coming for Deceuninck -Quick-Step "Despite fierce conception on a technical finish in Mandal, Belgian WorldTour team Deceuninck - Quick-Step continues to make it look easy this season collecting win No.31 as Colombian sprinter Álvaro ...
22:51 2019-05-29

Jerry Kelly wins hometown PGA Tour Champions event MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Jerry Kelly won his hometown PGA Tour Champions event, beating Retief Goosen with a birdie on the third hole of a playoff Sunday in the American Family Insurance Championship. Kel...
00:51 2019-06-24

Boris Johnson Wins Race to Become Next U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson won the race to lead the ruling Conservative Party and become Britain’s next prime minister, repeating a pledge to pull Britain out of the EU by Oct. 31—but the challenge he faces became...
17:34 2019-07-23

Biffle wins NASCAR Trucks series race FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Greg Biffle won his first NASCAR Trucks series start since 2004, taking the SpeedyCash.com 400 at Texas Motor Speedway on Friday night. With 10 laps remaining, Biffle came out...
08:34 2019-06-08

Bautista crash allows Rea to close gap as Van der Mark wins Race 2 "Michael van der Mark won a thrilling Race 2 in Jerez as Alvaro Bautista crashed out to allow Jonathan Rea to narrowly close the gap on the World Superbike championship leader."...
15:34 2019-06-09

io9 Takes You on a Tour Inside San Diego Comic-Con 2019's Show Floor We’re here! San Diego Comic-Con is officially underway, and io9's team is on location to bring you all the coolest news, interviews, panels, cosplay, and videos from SDCC 2019. Let’s kick things o...
18:17 2019-07-18

Cycling: Colombian Bernal takes Tour spotlight in Froome's absence In the absence of injured four-times winner Chris Froome, all eyes will be on his 22-year-old Ineos team mate Egan Bernal to fill the void at the Tour de France....
19:17 2019-07-04

Tour de France 2019 live stream: how to watch the cycling online from anywhere Are you ready to ride along with the 2019 Tour de France? The waiting is finally over and it's time for the world's elite cyclists to take to the streets and mountains of France (and Belgium...
01:51 2019-07-07

Tour de France goes extra-high this year, testing riders’ limits For the first time in its 116-year history, the race that starts Saturday features three stages that finish on mountain climbs to above 2,000 meters (6,500 feet). The unprecedented assault on altitude...
00:17 2019-07-06

Two legends meet - Bradley Wiggins interviews the Tour de France leader "Bradley Wiggins visited the Deceuninck-Quickstep hotel on Tuesday morning to interview the leader of the Tour de France, Frenchman Julian Alaphilippe."...
16:00 2019-07-23

Cycling: UCI chief Lappartient to continue push for women's Tour de France The International Cycling Union (UCI) is hopeful it can convince Tour de France organizers to hold a women's equivalent that will boost the sport, its president David Lappartient has said....
16:00 2019-07-19

Geraint Thomas unfazed by co-leadership role as Tour de France starts "Geraint Thomas has told Eurosport that the decision to hand Egan Bernal joint leadership of Team Ineos alongside him at the Tour de France works in the team’s favour, insisting that he was not hurt b...
09:17 2019-07-06

Chris Froome Will Miss Tour De France After He Crashes Into Wall, Breaks His Leg Four-time Tour de France champion Chris Froome will not get to try and add a record-tying fifth yellow jersey to his collection this summer. The Team Ineos leader was out on a recon ride ahead of toda...
19:51 2019-06-12

Germany's Tour de France hope Emanuel Buchmann: 'I'm not a born captain' He speaks softly and isn't one to seek the limelight. But after strong performances for Bora-Hansgrohe, Emanuel Buchmann is set to captain the team for the Tour de France – and push for a top-10 finis...
19:34 2019-07-05

Tour de France: Frenchman Alaphilippe to wear yellow jersey on Bastille Day Belgian breakaway specialist Thomas De Gendt has won the eighth stage of the Tour de France. More importantly for French cycling fans: French rider Julian Alaphilippe is set to wear the yellow jersey ...
00:34 2019-07-14

Tom Dumoulin to miss Tour de France after failing to recover from knee injury • Team Sunweb rider abandoned Giro d’Italia with injury in May• Chris Froome released from hospital after Critérium crashTom Dumoulin will miss next month’s Tour de France over concerns that he might ...
19:51 2019-06-20

Geraint Thomas insists he is ready for strong finish in Tour de France • Welshman admits he was not feeling 100% over weekend• ‘Bring it on,’ Thomas says of Alps battle with Thibaut PinotGeraint Thomas is confident he is over the blip which left him distanced by key riva...
13:17 2019-07-22

Wiggins exclusive: I hope to see Froome back at next year’s Tour de France "Sir Bradley Wiggins hopes to see former team-mate Chris Froome back on a bike in next season\u0027s Tour de France after the Team Ineos rider’s horrific recent crash."...
19:34 2019-07-01

Geraint Thomas battles back after suffering second Tour de France crash • Thomas De Gendt wins stage eight in St-Étienne• Julian Alaphilippe leads by 23 seconds from Giulio CicconeGeraint Thomas bounced back from a second crash in the Tour de France to keep his hopes of a...
21:51 2019-07-13

Mystery surrounds Rohan Dennis's shock withdrawal from Tour de France Australian time-trial specialist quits on stage 12No reason given by rider or his team Bahrain-MeridaWorld time-trial champion Rohan Dennis has wished his teammates well for the rest of the Tour de Fr...
04:34 2019-07-19

Marquez wins Catalunya GP after Lorenzo takes out rivals "MotoGP world champion Marc Marquez won his home Grand Prix of Catalunya on Sunday after Honda team mate Jorge Lorenzo fell and took out the Spaniard\u0027s main rivals in a mass crash."...
21:51 2019-06-16

Kohli To Lead India Squads For WI Tour; Bumrah Rested For ODIs, T20Is India will play three-match Twenty20 International (T20I) and as many One-Day Internationals (ODIs), followed by two-Test series against the West Indies....
18:51 2019-07-21

Lewis Hamilton wins record 6th British GP, extends F1 lead Formula One championship leader Lewis Hamilton won a record sixth British Grand Prix on Sunday after jumping ahead of Mercedes teammate Valtteri Bottas by taking advantage of the safety car being depl...
21:17 2019-07-14

Tanak wins in Chile, Ogier retakes championship lead "Estonian Ott Tanak won the inaugural Rally of Chile for Toyota on Sunday with France\u0027s reigning world champion Sebastien Ogier retaking the overall championship lead for Citroen."...
18:34 2019-05-21

BTCC Oulton Park: Turkington clinches race two win as WSR takes 1-2 Colin Turkington controlled race two at Oulton Park to become only the fourth driver to score 50 wins in the British Touring Car Championship as BMW dominated proceedings...
18:51 2019-06-30

Muller takes blame for WTCR Race of Portugal barrier hit "Yvan Muller has taken the blame for the barrier hit that left his Cyan Racing Lynk \u0026 Co 03 TCR out of action for a large chunk of Free Practice 2 at WTCR Race of Portugal on Saturday."...
15:17 2019-07-06

The race for Downing Street: Does anyone have what it takes to beat Boris Johnson? Today is crunch time in the Tory leadership contest — and Boris Johnson is storming into the lead. As nominations close, Julian Glover asks if anyone has what it takes to beat him....
13:34 2019-06-10

Robert Wickens looks to race again, will lead warmup lap of Honda Indy Toronto Almost a year after a horrific crash left Robert Wickens a paraplegic, it took just a few seconds earlier this week for the Canadian to feel the exhilarating rush of a steering wheel in his hands....
12:00 2019-07-13

Penske's Newgarden extends points' lead with win in delayed Iowa race Championship leader Josef Newgarden won the heavily delayed IndyCar Iowa 300, beating a hard-charging Scott Dixon in what was a dominant display by Team Penske...
10:51 2019-07-21

Rapinoe double takes U.S. past France into semi-finals Megan Rapinoe struck twice as the United States beat hosts France 2-1 in the women's World Cup quarter-finals at the Parc des Princes on Friday to set up a last-four clash with England....
02:00 2019-06-29

Wendie Renard’s twice-taken penalty takes France past Nigeria Wendie Renard went from villain to hero in the space of two minutes, scoring her retaken penalty after a double VAR check to ensure France progress to the last-16 having topped Group A.With the sun se...
23:34 2019-06-17

F1: Lewis Hamilton takes pole in France, Vettel back in 7th Mercedes locked out the front row of the grid for a record 63rd time, with Lewis Hamilton narrowly outpacing teammate Valtteri Bottas. Sebastian Vettel had a difficult session for Ferrari, while McLar...
19:17 2019-06-22

President Mutharika takes lead in Malawi election with 75% of votes counted Malawi's President Peter Mutharika has so far taken 40.44% of votes cast in the May 21 presidential election, with 75% of the vote counted, the Electoral Commission said on Thursday....
13:51 2019-05-23

Racehorse takes lead, dies at Laurel Park; Maryland’s 12th LAUREL, Md. (AP) — A 5-year-old horse died of a suspected heart attack during a race at Laurel Park, the 12th racehorse to die in Maryland this year. The Baltimore Sun reports the mare...
15:51 2019-06-18

France's Macron says three lead candidates for EU Commission presidency failed to get support French President Emmanuel Macron said on Friday the three so-called Spitzenkandidaten - or lead candidates - for the European Commission presidency had each failed to receive enough support among Euro...
03:51 2019-06-21

Austin Dillon wins pole for NASCAR Cup Series race JOLIET, Ill. (AP) — Austin Dillon has won the pole for Sunday’s NASCAR Cup Series race at Chicagoland Speedway. Dillon recorded a top lap of 176.263 mph in his No. 3 Richard Childress Racing Che...
05:34 2019-06-30

Malawi's Mutharika narrowly wins presidential race with 38.57% of the vote President Peter Mutharika won Malawi's presidential election with 38.57% of votes, the electoral commission said on Monday, narrowly securing another five-year term as leader of the southern African n...
18:51 2019-05-27

Lithuania: Banker Gitanas Nauseda wins presidential race A central banker and pro-European political novice has been chosen as Lithuania's new president. He takes over from the popular Dalia Grybauskaite, who could not stand for reelection after two terms i...
11:34 2019-05-27

Formula 3 Paul Ricard: Shwartzman wins race two from seventh Ferrari and SMP Racing junior driver Robert Shwartzman took his second win of the FIA Formula 3 season in the Paul Ricard reversed-grid race, despite starting seventh...
11:34 2019-06-23

Ross Chastain wins NASCAR Truck race week after DQ Ross Chastain won the NASCAR Truck Series race at The Raceway at Gateway, a week after losing a victory at Iowa when he was disqualified for failing a postrace inspection     ...
08:34 2019-06-23

How the six main contenders for Tour de France shape up for final stages | Jeremy Whittle Egan Bernal has been a model of consistency in the mountains and should become Colombia’s first Tour winnerCurrent overall standing 1st: 61hr 00min 22sec Continue reading......
23:34 2019-07-22

Tour de France 2019: Polka dot jersey guide - Alaphilippe in spot of bother? "The second of our Blazin\u0027 Saddles Tour de France guides hits the high stuff with a preview of the King of the Mountains polka dot jersey classification. Defending champion Julian Alaphilippe fac...
00:51 2019-07-02

Geraint Thomas allays Tour de France fears after crash left him in hospital Geraint Thomas remains optimistic about his chances of defending his Tour de France title despite being forced to withdraw from the Tour de Suisse on Tuesday....
13:51 2019-06-19

Chris Froome backed to return to best form after crash that will rule him out of Tour de France Team Ineos are confident Chris Froome will return to his best after a crash left him in hospital and ruled him out of his bid for a record-equalling fifth Tour de France next month....
14:17 2019-06-13

Tour de France 2019: Green jersey guide – Sagan's seventh heaven? "The third of our Blazin\u0027 Saddles Tour de France guides is powered by speed as we cock a snook at the fastest men in the peloton and the battle for green. With Peter Sagan getting back to winning...
00:34 2019-07-03

Chris Froome out of the Tour de France with suspected broken pelvis after 'big crash' at Dauphine "Chris Froome has been admitted to hospital after a crash during a recon ride at the Criterium du Dauphine, ending his race and ruling him out of the 2019 Tour de France."...
17:34 2019-06-12

Tour de France: Thibaut Pinot strikes again in Pyrenees, Julian Alaphilippe stalls Simon Yates of Britain posted a second stage win with a solo raid during the last Pyrenean trek of the Tour de France as Pinot gained more time on his rivals....
03:00 2019-07-22

Cycling: Nibali unsure on Tour de France tactics, Sagan targets green again Italian Vincenzo Nibali is the most successful Grand Tour rider who will start this year's Tour de France on Saturday but admits he might go for stage wins rather than chase overall victory....
22:34 2019-07-05

Tour de France 2019: White jersey guide – Bernal the clear favourite "The first of our Blazin\u0027 Saddles Tour de France guides focuses on the white jersey youth classification – and a certain Colombian called Egan Bernal seems to be a shoo-in. Felix Lowe runs throug...
20:51 2019-06-28

Motorcycling: Marquez wins Catalunya GP after Lorenzo takes out rivals MotoGP world champion Marc Marquez won his home Grand Prix of Catalunya on Sunday after Honda team mate Jorge Lorenzo took out the Spaniard's main rivals in a mass crash on the second lap....
21:51 2019-06-16

Boris Johnson vs Jeremy Hunt news LIVE: Latest on new Prime Minister as race for Number 10 enters final stage The race for Number 10 is set to enter its final stage as the postal ballot closes this afternoon in the vote for the next Conservative party leader....
09:34 2019-07-22

IMF's Christine Lagarde Wins EU Support to Lead European Central Bank European leaders have agreed to nominate International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde to become the next president of the European Central Bank....
20:34 2019-07-02

Kyle Edmund blows two-set lead as Fernando Verdasco wins five-set thriller • Fernando Verdasco beat Kyle Edmund 4-6, 4-6, 7-6 (3), 6-3, 6-4• Verdasco: ‘We both fought hard, but I was able to win’Six years after hauling Andy Murray to the brink of defeat in the quarter-finals...
22:34 2019-07-03

Motorcycling: Vinales wins at Assen, Marquez stretches MotoGP lead Spaniard Maverick Vinales won the Dutch TT at Assen on Sunday for Yamaha's first win of the year while Honda's world champion Marc Marquez finished second to extend his MotoGP lead to 44 points....
16:34 2019-06-30

Spain joins France and Germany in race to build Europe's next combat jet Spain on Monday joined a Franco-German project to build a next-generation fighter jet, an initiative touted as key to ensuring Europe can defend itself without depending on allies in an increasingly u...
14:34 2019-06-17

Tiffany Cabán cuts Melinda Katz’s lead to just 16 votes in Queens DA race Lefty insurgent Tiffany Cabán cut party favorite Melinda Katz’s lead in the neck-and-neck Democratic primary race for Queens District Attorney to just 16 votes Friday — as their campaigns geared...
03:17 2019-07-06

Chess: Russian duo lead world Grand Prix as race to take on Carlsen heats up Ian Nepomniachtchi and Alexander Grischuk well placed to become candidates to take on Magnus Carlsen in 2020Moscow’s iconic Central Club was the epicentre of the Soviet chess empire in the golden deca...
15:34 2019-05-31

Buttigieg, Biden lead the 2020 Democratic money race — see how the field stacks up Bernie Sanders, Pete Buttigieg and Elizabeth Warren entered July with the most money on hand as they jockey for position in the 2020 Democratic primary....
19:51 2019-07-16

Sette Camara takes first 2019 F2 pole in eventful France qualifying Sergio Sette Camara completed a clean sweep of Formula 2 sessions so far in Paul Ricard, the McLaren Formula 1 junior taking a dominant pole position for Saturday's feature race...
18:34 2019-06-21

India's Modi takes early lead as counting of 600 million votes begins India began counting hundreds of millions of votes in its general election on Thursday, with a coalition led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi's party taking an early lead, TV channels and India's Elect...
06:17 2019-05-23

BTCC Croft: Chilton wins race three after wet tyre choice, Cook P2 Tom Chilton was victorious in the final British Touring Car Championship race at Croft and Jason Plato returned to the podium thanks to their respective decisions to run wet tyres...
01:00 2019-06-17

Heather French Henry Wins Democratic Nod For Secretary Of State Race (AP/LEX 18) — Heather French Henry  has won the Democratic nomination for Kentucky Secretary of State. An activist, veterans advocate and former Miss America, French Henry emerged victorious Tue...
03:00 2019-05-22

Istanbul election rerun: Opposition candidate wins key mayoral race Opposition candidate Ekrem Imamoglu has taken the lead in a high-stakes rerun of Istanbul's mayoral race. The results deal a blow to President Erdogan's ruling party, who'd called for the controversia...
08:34 2019-06-24

Buemi wins New York E-Prix thriller as title race hots up Sebastien Buemi broke a two-year win drought to take the first race of the New York City double-header Saturday and keep alive his Formula E world title hopes as championship leader Jean-Eric Vergne f...
01:51 2019-07-14

| Semenya wins 2 000m race in Paris amid IAAF fight South African Caster Semenya won a rarely-run 2,000m race in Montreuil, east of Paris, amid her ongoing legal battle with the IAAF over its testosterone rules....
04:51 2019-06-12

Boris Johnson Wins First Round Of Race For British Prime Minister Boris Johnson overwhelmingly won the first round of voting Thursday in the race to replace outgoing British Prime Minister Theresa May, with the field of candidates narrowed to seven from 10....
15:34 2019-06-13

Tour de France 2019: Yellow jersey guide – Bernal leads open field "The last of our Blazin\u0027 Saddles pre-race features weighs up the credentials for each of the contenders for the yellow jersey in what is shaping up to be the most open Tour de France in years. Eg...
15:17 2019-07-04

Tour de France: Jumbo-Visma win team time trial as Teunissen stays in yellow • Dutch team beat Team Ineos by 20 seconds in Brussels• Win helps Jumbo-Visma’s Mike Teunissen keep overall leadDutchman Mike Teunissen held on to the Tour de France yellow jersey for another day as h...
17:34 2019-07-07

Barcelona MotoGP: Marquez wins; Lorenzo takes out Dovizioso, Rossi MotoGP championship leader Marc Marquez dominated the Catalan Grand Prix at Barcelona, after a crash for his Honda team-mate Jorge Lorenzo took Andrea Dovizioso and the two factory Yamahas out...
16:51 2019-06-16

Upsets rule in weekend racing in Ireland, Coronet wins in France It was a weekend of upsets in the Curragh in Ireland with Aidan O'Brien losing one Group 1 race to his son and winning the other with a horse even he didn't fancy to win....
18:17 2019-07-01

Opinion: Winners/losers of quarterfinals -- France wins the World Cup, sort of France wins over public and Sweden finally beats Germany at a major tournament for first time since 1991: Winners and losers from quarterfinals.       ...
19:00 2019-06-30

Postiglione/Galbiati extend Super Trofeo Europe lead with Misano wins Imperiale Racing duo Vito Postiglione and Kikko Galbiati extended their lead in the Super Trofeo Europe standings after a clean sweep of wins at Misano...
18:51 2019-06-30

New York FE: Buemi takes race one pole, main title rivals mid-pack Nissan e.dams's Sebastien Buemi took a commanding third Formula E pole of 2018/19 for the New York opener, as title contenders Jean-Eric Vergne and Lucas di Grassi qualified mid-pack...
19:34 2019-07-13

Boris Johnson increases lead in race to be next UK prime minister as field of Conservative contenders is cut to three. LONDON (AP) — Boris Johnson increases lead in race to be next UK prime minister as field of Conservative contenders is cut to three. The post Boris Johnson increases lead in race to be next UK prime m...
14:34 2019-06-20

The wild race to lead the Democrats could break the gender mould of US politics | Emma Brockes Six female candidates have more chance of avoiding sexist stereotyping than poor, isolated Hillary ClintonIt was a strange experience, watching the US Democratic candidates’ debate this week, and not ...
20:34 2019-06-27

Boris Johnson increases lead in race to be next UK prime minister; five contenders left in contest. LONDON (AP) — Boris Johnson increases lead in race to be next UK prime minister; five contenders left in contest.   . The post Boris Johnson increases lead in race to be next UK prime minister; five c...
20:17 2019-06-18

Brexit campaigner Johnson far ahead in race to lead Britain; Sajid Javed eliminated Boris Johnson, a former foreign secretary who helped lead the 2016 Brexit referendum campaign, continued his progress towards the top job on Thursday when he trounced his rivals again in the race to s...
15:34 2019-06-20

Cycling: Carapaz wins Giro to secure maiden grand tour title for Ecuador Richard Carapaz rode a perfect race to fulfill his immense potential and become the first Ecuadorian rider to win a grand tour when he prevailed in the Giro d'Italia on Sunday....
22:00 2019-06-02

Fernando Alonso wins Le Mans 24-hour race with Toyota for second successive year Double Formula One champion Fernando Alonso struck lucky and won the Le Mans 24 Hours sportscar race for the second year in a row on Sunday with Toyota team-mates Kazuki Nakajima and Switzerland's Seb...
18:17 2019-06-16

Megan Gilkes wins reversed grid Assen W Series race from pole Megan Gilkes narrowly took her maiden W Series victory over Alice Powell in a photo-finish to the non-championship race at Assen, leading the whole race from reverse-grid pole...
10:51 2019-07-21

F1: Hamilton Wins British GP For Record Sixth Time In An Action Packed Race It has turned out to be spectacular Sunday for sports enthusiasts with the ICC Cricket World Cup final, Wimbledon Men's final and the British GP, all happening simultaneously. The Formula 1 British......
23:34 2019-07-14

BTCC Croft: Jordan wins race two ahead of WSR team-mate Turkington WSR driver Andrew Jordan wrapped up his second British Touring Car Championship victory in succession at Croft, leading home team-mate Colin Turkington for a BMW one-two in the second race...
18:34 2019-06-16

Reigning time-trial world champion Rohan Dennis quits Tour de France in midstage Reining time-trial world champion Rohan Dennis has officially dropped out of the 2019 Tour de France after bizarrely stopping 80 km into the 12th stage Thursday — a day before he was expected to win t...
01:00 2019-07-20

Lance Armstrong says he 'wouldn't change a thing' about doping scandal that cost him 7 Tour de France titles Lance Armstrong says he “wouldn’t change a thing” about using performance-enhancing drugs to win seven Tour de France titles only to have them stripped away years later....
07:51 2019-05-25

Chris Froome out of Tour de France after fracturing femur, elbow and ribs in high-speed crash Britain's four-time champion Chris Froome suffers a fractured right femur, a fractured elbow and fractured ribs in a high-speed crash that has ruled him out of the Tour de France....
22:34 2019-06-12

Mitch McConnell takes victory lap over judiciary wins at anti-abortion gala Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell boasted at a prominent anti-abortion gala that he had helped confirm Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh despite Democratic and outside opposition, a move he v...
04:34 2019-06-04

Sebastien Buemi Takes Formula E Win in NYC, Title Fight Wide Open for Final Race Sebastien Buemi managed to nab Nissan’s first Formula E victory of the year in the penultimate race of the 2018/19 season, Saturday’s first of a double-header weekend on the streets of Brooklyn. Despi...
01:51 2019-07-14

Rory McIlroy’s Open fightback falls just short as Shane Lowry takes share of lead • McIlroy misses the cut by one shot after brilliant round of 65• JB Holmes and Lowry head halfway field on eight underAmid spine-tingling scenes, which began on Royal Portrush’s 1st tee and concluded...
01:00 2019-07-20

Mamiko Higa takes lead from Jessica Korda as lightning strikes at U.S. Women's Open "That was really scary," said Japan's Mamiko Higa, the leader after the second round. "That was the first time I saw the lightning hit so close."        ...
07:51 2019-06-01

Chris Froome surgery successful but Tour de France winner remains in intensive care after horror crash Chris Froome stands to retrospectively become Britain's first Grand Tour winner and add a seventh title to his collection, all from his hospital bed in France where he is recovering from a horror cras...
19:51 2019-06-13

European markets trade higher as Boris Johnson wins UK leadership race; autos surge 4.2% European stocks traded higher Tuesday as investors digest Boris Johnson's victory in the race to become U.K. prime minister, while looking ahead to the European Central Bank (ECB) monetary policy...
14:34 2019-07-23

Opposition candidate wins in do-over of Istanbul’s mayoral race, dealing setback to Erdogan’s ruling party The ruling party candidate, Binali Yildirim, conceded the race after preliminary results showed Ekrem Imamoglu leading with nearly 54 percent of the votes.  ...
21:51 2019-06-23

Simon Pagenaud Wins Incredible Late-Race Battle Against Alexander Rossi to Take Indy 500 Victory In an Indianapolis 500 that saw pole sitter Simon Pagenaud lead more than half of the recorded laps, only to trade the top spot with Alexander Rossi for the last 13 laps leading to the checkered flag,...
01:17 2019-05-27

Tour champion Thomas out of Tour de Suisse, Tour participation in doubt Tour de France champion Geraint Thomas crashed on the fourth stage of the Tour de Suisse on Tuesday and abandoned the race, his team said, putting a question mark over his participation in the July 6-...
18:17 2019-06-18

A new man in yellow: Giulio Ciccone The Tour de France has a new leader after Italian rider Giulio Ciccone claimed the yellow jersey on an iconic mountain stage. The Tour rookie moved clear of Frenchman Julian Alaphilippe by just a few ...
05:17 2019-07-12

Thomas 'all OK' after crash, set for Tour de France Geraint Thomas says he is "all OK" after his crash in the Tour de Suisse cycling race and is optimistic about defending his Tour de France title next month       ...
15:51 2019-06-19

Kurt Busch wins NASCAR Cup race at Kentucky after a wild overtime battle with Kyle Busch Kurt Busch and Kyle Busch put on a show, but it was elder brother Kurt who won the race and gave Chevrolet its first Cup Series win at Kentucky.       ...
09:34 2019-07-14

'We would all suffer under No Deal Brexit,' says Europe after Boris Johnson wins Tory leadership race A European official described Boris Johnson's No Deal Brexit strategy as a "tragedy" for both the EU and Britain as Mr Johnson swept to victory in the Tory leadership contest....
14:17 2019-07-23

Power Stats - Hirt and Ciccone's remarkable wattage on the Mortirolo "The combination of Eurosport\u0027s footage and CyclingHub\u0027s data analysis combines to give this insight into the numbers behind the climb of the Mortirolo in the Giro d\u0027Italia."...
22:51 2019-05-30

Ciccone's jaw-dropping power stats as he climbed into yellow on La Planche des Belles Filles "Eurosport\u0027s friends at Cycling Hub have created this terrific video showing the power created by Giulio Ciccone on the final climb of Stage 6 of the Tour de France 2019."...
21:34 2019-07-12

PGA Tour signs umbrella sponsor deal for developmental tour The PGA Tour signs 10-year umbrella sponsorship deal for its developmental tour that provides the best path to the big leagues        ...
01:00 2019-06-20

Rivals race to catch Boris Johnson as UK Tory race narrows Britain’s Conservative Party is set to kick one more candidate out of the contest to become the country’s next prime minister, as rivals scramble to catch front-runner Boris Johnson...
13:51 2019-06-19

Clearing up confusion on payments: If a retailer takes Apple Pay it also takes Google Pay As New York City's MTA adopts contactless payments on some transit lines, people are still confused about who takes Apple, Google and Samsung Pay.        ...
03:51 2019-06-01

This 24 Hours of Lemons race team built a replica of Mario Andretti’s first race car, a 1948 Hudson. This 24 Hours of Lemons race team built a replica of Mario Andretti’s first race car, a 1948 Hudson. I am amazed at the deep cut of automotive history this team chose as its theme, and wish the driver...
11:00 2019-06-08

Ashwini Choubey Takes Charge Of Health Ministry; Takes Metro Ride To Work Ashwini Kumar Choubey Tuesday took charge as the Minister of State for Health. He took the metro from his residence to reach Udyog Bhawan station from where he walked down to his office -- Nirman......
13:51 2019-06-04

France and Rwanda: Re-examining France’s role in the genocide A French commission of experts is taking a fresh look at France’s role in the Rwandan genocide twenty five years ago. To come up with a fair assessment of the mutual recriminations will be no easy tas...
22:51 2019-06-06

The Ford GT Is Going To Race Its Last Race In The Good Liveries The Le Mans 24 hour race next month will be Ford’s last for the current Ford GT program. The car has served its purpose, it won the big race again, gave Ford the headlines it needed, and it’s dumping ...
01:34 2019-05-29

A Tour of the Tour Buses “Can’t wait to get on the road again,” goes the Willie Nelson song. Here’s how two bands — one in a van, one in an, er, bigger conveyance — go from gig to gig....
06:34 2019-07-11

What to know about end-stage COPD The symptoms of end-stage chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) include frequent lung infections, difficulty eating, and shortness of breath. Coping methods typically include palliative care an...
07:17 2019-06-29

‘I did not plan to win stage’, says Zakarin "Ilnur Zakarin (Katusha–Alpecin) surged to glory on Stage 13 at the Giro d’Italia, while Simon Yates (Mitchelton-Scott) endured another difficult day."...
08:51 2019-05-25

At Intermission, the Mets Stagger off the Stage The Mets end the first half of the season with another loss and a 40-50 record that suggests little reason for optimism. But the manager isn’t giving up....
05:34 2019-07-08

Persona 5 is being turned into a stage play. Persona 5 is being turned into a stage play. Called Persona 5: The Stage (clever!), it will run this December in Tokyo and Osaka with actor Hiroki Ino starring. The full cast will be announced at a la...
17:00 2019-07-10

Scotland Can Become Stars In Their First Performance On The Big Stage Most countries making their debut in a tournament like the World Cup are just happy to be there. Implied in a country making it to its first major tournament is that the country in the very recent pas...
19:17 2019-06-09

Spice Girls return to the stage The Spice Girls kicked off their highly anticipated reunion tour in Dublin on Friday night, however some fans were left disappointed after complaining of "awful" sound problems during the show....
09:00 2019-05-27

For Some Coders, Reskilling Involves a Mic and a Stage Tech workers are turning to improv to get better at their day jobs, saying that performing unscripted scenes in front of an audience teaches them teamwork, empathy and confidence....
22:34 2019-05-21

Groenewegen comes from behind to sprint to Stage 7 glory "Dutchman Dylan Groenewegen prevailed in a slug-fest finale in Chalon-sur-Saone to win the longest stage of the 2019 Tour de France by a whisker over Australia’s Caleb Ewan."...
21:34 2019-07-12

'Shouldn’t we be chasing?' - Thomas’ big mistake on Stage 15 "Geraint Thomas and Team Ineos had a dilemma on Stage 15 at the Tour de France, with How The Race Was Won’s Cosmo Catalano hinting that they made the wrong decision…"...
14:17 2019-07-22

Gloria Estefan: 'I have nightmares where I go on stage naked' The singer on her 1991 accident, the gig she wished she’d played, and her art collectionBorn in Havana, Estefan, 61, emigrated to the US after the Cuban revolution. She formed Miami Sound Machine with...
11:34 2019-06-15

Stage 17 Highlights - Peters powers to first pro win and GC gets a shake-up "Full Eurosport Highlights fro STage 17 of the 2019 Giro d\u0027Italia as Nans Peters wins his first ever race and Richard Carapaz extends his General Classification lead over Vincenzo Nibali and Prim...
20:51 2019-05-29

Woodland leads US Open at halfway stage "Throughout his career Gary Woodland as been better known for his work with a driver than a putter but that all might change after he rode a red-hot flat stick to the top of the U.S. Open leaderboard ...
15:17 2019-06-15

Ewan pulls out of Giro d'Italia following second stage win "Caleb Ewan will press ahead with his preparations for the Tour de France after announcing his withdrawal from the Giro d\u0027Italia following his second stage win of the three-week grand tour."...
00:34 2019-05-24

Alaphilippe in yellow after swashbuckling Stage 3 win in Epernay "Frenchman Julian Alaphilippe attacked in the rolling hills of the famous Champagne vineyards of Marne, soloing to victory in Epernay with cork-popping panache to seize the yellow jersey in sparkling ...
07:17 2019-07-09

The games were the star of E3, but gaming PCs were center stage Yes, smartphone gaming is growing rapidly, but for people who want the best possible visuals and the most compelling action, PCs are still the go-to.       ...
22:51 2019-06-15

Brothers stage courtroom beatdown of their mom’s killer Two enraged brothers took justice into their own hands at an Ohio courtroom this week — lunging at and pummeling the man convicted of murdering their mother during his sentencing, dramatic new video s...
17:34 2019-07-12

Taylor, Muncy help Dodgers stage another late win over Rox DENVER (AP) — Chris Taylor drove in the go-ahead run with a bloop single as part of a four-run ninth, Max Muncy hit two of Los Angeles’ six homers and the Dodgers won their 12th straight over Co...
06:51 2019-06-28

Oliver Solberg flies to ERC Qualifying Stage best "Teenage talent Oliver Solberg made an instant impact on his FIA ERC1 Junior Championship debut with the fastest overall time on the Qualifying Stage for Rally Liepāja."...
18:51 2019-05-24

You Won't Believe Cardi B and Offset's Wildest PDA Moments On and Off Stage Cardi B and Offset are undoubtedly one of Hollywood's favorite power couples. Despite their on-again, off-again relationship status, the Migos rapper and his leading lady shocked the......
15:51 2019-06-19

Ewan overcomes 'suffering' heat to take second stage win "Caleb Ewan (Lotto–Soudal) admits he \u0027played all the scenarios in his head\u0027 having kicked off the final week of the Tour de France with his second stage victory in scorching conditions in Ni...
19:00 2019-07-23

Theresa May hunkers down as premiership enters its end stage LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister Theresa May is hunkered down with close allies as she considers whether to give in to relentless pressure to resign, or fight on to save her Brexit plan and her pr...
12:17 2019-05-23

Bol surprises Norwegian favourites for Stage 1 victory "Patience paid off for Sunweb sprinter Cees Bol, who out-flanked duelling Norwegian rivals Alexander Kristoff and Edvald Boasson Hagen to claim the opening stage win in Egersund …"...
22:00 2019-05-28

I was an introvert with a grey life – until I learned to let go on stage The more I stayed in, the more scared I became of going out. Signing up for improv classes helped my shyness to melt awayA few years ago I watched a comedy troupe improvise an Uber journey through Nud...
13:34 2019-06-17

WRC Portugal: Toyota's Ott Tanak one stage away from victory Toyota's Ott Tanak is within touching distance of victory on Rally Portugal, as Kris Meeke dropped behind World Rally Championship rival Thierry Neuville with a costly spin...
15:17 2019-06-02

Mane and Mahrez set to take centre stage in AFCON final "The Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt was perfectly set up for Mohamed Salah to lead his team to the title on home territory and crown his career but Algeria\u0027s Riyad Mahrez and Senegal\u0027s Sadio...
18:51 2019-07-17

How UN cultural treasures helped set the stage for Game of Thrones From King’s Landing to the Iron Bank, so many of the breathtaking backdrops seen on the smash hit Game of Thrones television series are available for future generations to enjoy,  thanks to a key, but...
15:51 2019-05-21

How to stage your home to sell, even with kids and clutter underfoot While HGTV makes every home look immaculately clean, it's possible with a little DIY or hired help to make yours look similar — even if you have kids.       ...
12:51 2019-07-22

Students stage 'die-in' climate protest in German parliament Students have disrupted a youth event in the German parliament, lying down in the chamber in a "die-in" to protest the government's climate policies....
21:17 2019-06-04

Students stage ‘die-in’ climate protest in German parliament BERLIN (AP) — Students have disrupted a youth event in the German parliament, lying down in the chamber in a “die-in” to protest the government’s climate policies. About 20 of the st...
17:17 2019-06-04

Toronto ready to take center stage with Raptors in NBA Finals With the Raptors in the NBA Finals for the first time, Toronto and Canada's growing basketball culture are prepared to seize the spotlight.        ...
14:51 2019-05-28

Mississippi River dropping below flood stage in Iowa OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The Mississippi River is dropping below flood stage along many of Iowa’s riverfront cities after nearly three months of record highs caused by melting snow and torrential rain...
21:00 2019-06-13