Rupert Guinness

Rupert Guinness

Rupert Guinness is a Sports Reporter for The Sydney Morning Herald


Cadel Evans can still be a contender at the Giro, says Frank Schleck

Rupert Guinness Cadel Evans may have age against him, but the 36-year-old Victorian still has what it takes to be a contender for this year's Giro d'Italia, says former Tour de France rival Frank Schleck.


World cycling boss Brian Cookson impressed after arriving for review of Tour Down Under

Rupert Guinness While the Tour Down Under is “worthy” of keeping its World Tour status, it will still go under the microscope of a review, according to world cycling boss Brian Cookson.

Tour de France: the Hall of Shame

Ruper GUinness dinkus

Rupert Guinness It has been a confronting week for cycling fans since the fall of Lance Armstrong.


More turmoil for Tour after Schleck positive doping test


Rupert Guinness The Tour de France has again been thrown into turmoil over a doping controversy with the announcement on the eve of one of the biggest stages that one of the sport's top names, Frank Schleck, has...


Schleck defiant over test

Frank Schleck

Rupert Guinness Tour de France star Frank Schleck has battened down the hatches after becoming the latest rider embroiled in a doping scandal, denying he used a diuretic and claiming he was the ''victim of...

Schleck claims innocence despite positive B test

Rupert Guinness Teammate Chris Horner fears he will test positive due to his food or drink being spiked.

Contador cops two-year ban, loses 2010 Tour title


Rupert Guinness Alberto Contador will become only the second Tour de France winner to be stripped of his victory in the world's biggest bike race after the Court of Arbitration for Sport slapped a two-year...


Beppu makes his mark on the Giro


Rupert Guinness in Rocca di Cambio, Italy When Orica-GreenEDGE sports director Matt White told his riders they could race as they wish on a hilly and hot day in the Giro d'Italia unsuited for the Australian sprinter Matt Goss who is their...

Evans and the odds

Cadel Evans

Rupert Guinness Cadel Evans became the first Australian to win the Tour de France last year.


Wiggins unleashes after Twitter talk

BELFORT, FRANCE - JULY 08:  Bradley Wiggins of Great Britain riding for Sky Procycling prepares for the start as he went on to defend the race leader's yellow jersey during stage eight of the 2012 Tour de France from Belfort, France to Porrentruy, Switzerland on July 8, 2012 in Belfort, France.  (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Rupert Guinness Before Cadel Evans was to line up in Arc-et-Senans for the first major time trial of this year's Tour de France last night, the signs were there that the Australian had planned something special to...

Tour de France

Cadel cracks as Tour hopes fade for defending champion


Rupert Guinness in La Toussuire, France The BMC team of Tour de France champion Cadel Evans has conceded that his chances of winning back-to-back titles are now "more complicated" .

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