Rupert Guinness

Rupert Guinness

Rupert Guinness is a Sports Reporter for The Sydney Morning Herald

Tour de France

Tour has an edge over Cup: Ryan

Rupert Guinness For Orica-GreenEDGE team owner, team's success one of his all-time highs.

Cycling

'It's pretty much Tour de France over for me': stomach bug ends Cadel's hopes

Cadel

Rupert Guinness Cadel Evans's dreams of claiming back-to-back victories in the Tour de France were left in tatters on Wednesday when the Australian lost almost 12 minutes after being struck with a stomach illness in...

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Stomach bug strikes final blow to Evans's dream

Rupert Guinness Cadel Evans's dream of claiming back-to-back victories in the Tour de France was left in tatters yesterday when the Australian lost almost 12 minutes after being struck with a stomach illness in the...

It would be magical to carry the flag: O'Grady

Rupert Guinness Stuart O'Grady would readily accept the "honour" of carrying the Australian flag in the opening ceremony of the Olympic Games in London on Friday even though he would have to compete in the gruelling...

Rogers regrets coach link

Old times: Lance Armstrong (left) chats with Michael Rogers during training in 2009.

Rupert Guinness One of two Australian riders named in investigation maintains he never used drugs.

Cycling

Cadel reach the summit again?

Cadel Evans.

Rupert Guinness After the high point of his 2011 Tour de France win, Cadel Evans struggled in 2012. Rupert Guinness looks at what needs to go right for Evans, at 36, to remain in contention for cycling's greatest...

Evans in a race against time to return to the summit

Cadel Evans in Barwon Heads. 7 December 2012.The Age Sunday. Photo:EDDIE JIM.

Rupert Guinness It has been almost five months since Cadel Evans pedalled his bike in competitive fury.

Cycling

Former Tour teammate supports Armstrong

George Hincapie

Rupert Guinness, Liege George Hincapie comes out in support of his ex-leader who is facing doping charges.

Lancaster impresses despite early setback

Rupert Guinness dinkus

Rupert Guinness Australia's Brett Lancaster has been lauded for recovering from a crash while warming up for the 6.

Cycling

Five riders said to testify

Lance Armstrong

Rupert Guinness George Hincapie, a key teammate of Australian Tour de France champion Cadel Evans, has been named by a Dutch newspaper as one of five former teammates of Lance Armstrong who are said to have...

Armstrong case rocks Tour

Jonathan Vaughters, chief executive of Slipstream Sports and director of Garmin-Sharp, speaks to the media before the start of stage five. It has been reported that Vaughters and four others have agreed to give evidence to the US Anti-Doping Agency in the latest investigation of Lance Armstrong.

Rupert Guinness, Saint-Quentin First signs emerge that scandal is taking a toll on the Tour de France peloton.

Cycling

GreenEDGE have faith in new era of clean cycling

Rupert Guinness Saint-Quentin, France: It has taken 18 months for Australia's first top tier cycling team to grow from being a project into reality with their current debut in the Tour de France.

Cycling

US cyclists testify against Lance Armstrong: report

Lance

Rupert Guinness George Hincapie, a key teammate of Australian Tour de France champion Cadel Evans, has been named by a Dutch newspaper as one of four ex-teammates of Lance Armstrong who are said to have testified...

Cycling

'Hopefully karma comes around': Tour de France sabotage leave riders flat

Cadel

Rupert Guinness An act of sabotage marred the first Pyrenean stage of Tour de France on Sunday when tacks thrown on to the road on a 200m stretch before the summit of the last climb saw Australian defending champion...