RUPERT GUINNESS 7:30am Cadel Evans believes his form is getting better as the three week Giro d'Italia continues and warns that he is ready to take on Italian race leader Vincenzo Nibali and any other overall contender when the 3405km race enters the Alps this weekend.
SAMANTHA LANE Review of Australian Orica-GreenEDGE team recommends reinstating Matt White.
RUPERT GUINNESS The Tour de France winner had a disastrous Giro, writes Rupert Guinness in Treviso.
Britain's Bradley Wiggins, the winner of last year's Tour de France, has pulled out of the Giro d'Italia cycling race due to illness, his team announced on Friday.
Rupert Guinness in Treviso The chances of Cadel Evans finishing on the podium at the Giro d'Italia have firmed after British Tour de France champion Bradley Wiggins lost more than three minutes in Thursday's 12th stage, according to the Australian rider's team sports director.
Roger Vaughan Confessed doper Matt White should be reinstated, according to an independent review of the Australian Orica-GreenEDGE cycling team.
Cadel Evans remained second overall as Britain's Mark Cavendish won the rain-lashed 12th stage of the Giro d'Italia on Thursday and ailing Tour de France champion Bradley Wiggins fell further off the pace.
RUPERT GUINNESS Cadel Evans and his fellow contenders for overall victory in the Giro d'Italia have welcomed the arrival of two stages that most likely won't suit them.
Sylvain Georges has tested positive for 'specified substance' during ongoing Giro d'Italia, says UCI.
RUPERT GUINNESS Australian sprinter Matt Goss will give it his all in the next two stages of the Giro d'Italia.
RUPERT GUINNESS Cadel Evans delivers with a typically gritty performance on the pivotal 10th stage of the Giro d'Italia.
RUPERT GUINNESS Nathan Haas says he thought he "knew everything" in cycling before his Giro d'Italia grand tour debut, and admits the three-week race has become a 'masterclass' for him in the sport.
Rupert Guinness Cadel Evans has shown enough in the first eight days of the Giro d'Italia to raise belief that he is not only fit and strong, but also could be a serious contender for overall victory in the three-week race.
RUPERT GUINNESS Cadel Evans' form at the Giro d'Italia is his best since winning the Tour de France two years ago, says British Tour champion Bradley Wiggins.
RUPERT GUINNESS Australian's hopes of winning may be better served by Italian Vincenzo Nibali leading.
RUPERT GUINNESS The hope Cadel Evans has of winning the Giro d'Italia may be best served by Italian Vincenzo Nibali leading the race overall into its second week.
RUPERT GUINNESS Luke Durbridge may feel he has been "getting the head kicked in a little" during his grand tour debut at the Giro d'Italia.
RUPERT GUINNESS Cadel Evans is a serious challenger for the Giro d'Italia title by moving into second overall with his seventh place finish in Saturday's first major time trial - also known as 'the race of truth' in cycling because of its highly regarded value as a real indicator of form
RUPERT GUINNESS PESCARA: When Rory Sutherland signed with Saxo-Tinkoff last year, the Danish team's owner, Bjarne Rijs, admitted he didn't know what role the Australian would play.
Everything you need to know about the 2012 Tour de France.
France's Pierre Rolland, wins the eleventh stage of the Tour de France. Cyclists race over 148 kilometers starting in Albertville and finishing in La Toussuire, French Alps, Thursday July 12, 2012.
The tenth stage of the Tour de France, from Macon to Bellegarde-Sur-Valserine.
The Ninth stage of the 2012 Tour de France cycling race starting in Arc-et-Senans and finishing in Besancon, eastern France, on July 9, 2012
Race leader Bradley Wiggins successfully holds off the challenges from Cadel Evans, Jurgen Van den Broek and Vincenzo Nibali on stage eight.
Cadel Evans moves up to second place in the Tour de France on a day that team Sky won the stage and claimed the yellow jersey.
The yellow jersey hopes of several Tour contenders ended after a major crash split the field with 25km to go.
Andre Greipel of Germany wins at the end of the 196.5 km fifth stage.
Andre Greipel of Germany finishes in first place in the fourth stage of the Tour de France.
Day Three, Slovakia's Peter Sagan wins at the end of the 197 km and third stage of the 2012 Tour de France.
World champion Mark Cavendish shows he can win without a lead-out train in stage two of the Tour de France.
Peter Sagan burst into green jersey contention with vcitory in the opening stage of the 2012 Tour de France.
Cycling reporter Rupert Guinness assesses the top competitors at this year's Tour de France.
Cycling reporter Rupert Guinness takes a look at the punishing stages that make up the 2012 Tour de France.
Australia will field its first ever team entry at this year's Tour de France, as well as some other familiar faces.