Rupert Guinness As the 2014 Tour Down Under fast approaches, Fairfax Media's cycling writer recalls some of the moments that have helped cement the race's part on the Australian sporting calendar.
Rupert Guinness When Caleb Ewan talks of winning in his likely World Tour debut at the Tour Down Under in South Australia next month, his coach Brad McGee warns that the emerging teenage star's words should not be...
Rupert Guinness Olympic cycling champion Geraint Thomas leads the Tour Down Under after winning stage two.
Rupert Guinness Organisers of the Tour Down Under in Adelaide will face a storm of scrutiny if they remain quiet about how they really feel about Lance Armstrong and the doping scandal.
Rupert Guinness An expected showdown between Cadel Evans and Richie Porte in the 2014 Giro d'Italia could turn into one of the most memorable head-to-head clashes for Australian cycling next year.
Rupert Guinness Television coverage of Australia's main domestic cycling races next year risks being dropped by SBS unless it receives six months of payments owed by the national body.
Rupert Guinness The outstanding payments owed by Cycling Australia to SBS that threaten coverage of Australia's main domestic races next year are understood to be among a number of claims for unpaid money against...
Rupert Guinness Australia's vice-president of the Union Cycliste Internationale, Tracey Gaudry, believes stakeholders are right to expect the anti-doping plans pledged by the sport's new administration be...
Rupert Guinness The curtain is about to fall on the international road cycling season, with only a handful of events left - including Sunday's Paris-Tours classic in France and next week's Tour of Beijing World Tour...
Rupert Guinness For someone who took up cycling as rehab, Simon Gerrans has come a long way.
Rupert Guinness Australia could soon have two teams rubbing shoulders in the major league of world cycling with Drapac Racing confirming it will seek to upgrade from third- to second-division status from next year.
Rupert Guinness IT WAS, of all places, in the mountains of Oman on Thursday that cycling witnessed its first major battle between some of the main contenders for victory in this year's Tour de France.
Rupert Guinness World champion hopes to lead the sport into an era where riders compete and win drug-free.
Rupert Guinness AS CYCLING wrestles with doping revelations and confessions and the political fallout on so many fronts, Belgian star Philippe Gilbert has declared that, as world champion, he hopes to lead the sport...
Rupert Guinness AUSTRALIAN rider Chloe Hosking praised British star Nicole Cooke for condemning dopers such as Lance Armstrong and Tyler Hamilton in her retirement speech on Monday.
Rupert Guinness Winning opportunities will be rare for sprinters in this year's Tour Down Under.
Rupert Guinness BEFORE Sunday night, the last time Andy Schleck raced a bike hardly reflected his status as a former Tour de France champion.
Rupert Guinness Before Sunday night, Andy Schleck's most recent race did nothing to reflect his status.
Rupert Guinness Melbourne professional says he is not one of the ''most naturally talented athletic specimens".
Rupert Guinness Michael Rogers' switch from the British Sky team to Saxo-Tinkoff was one of the surprise off-season moves in world cycling, and it continues to raise eyebrows at the Tour Down Under in Adelaide.