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Cort Nielsen claims Tour de France stage 15 as Sky rider ejected from tour

Cort Nielsen claims Tour de France stage 15 as Sky rider ejected from tour

It was Cort Nielsen's third grand tour win after he won two stages in the Vuelta a Espana in 2016.

  • by Rupert Guinness

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Hostility towards Froome escalates amid fear of 'haters' targeting Sky
Tour de France

Hostility towards Froome escalates amid fear of 'haters' targeting Sky

Spain's Omar Fraile powered to victory with a late burst in the 14th stage of the Tour de France, while Sky's Geraint Thomas retained his yellow jersey.

  • by Rupert Guinness
No regrets about leaving Ewan at home, says Mitchelton-Scott boss
Tour de France

No regrets about leaving Ewan at home, says Mitchelton-Scott boss

Mitchelton-Scott have no second thoughts about leaving Australia’s top sprinter Caleb Ewan out of the Tour de France.

  • by Rupert Guinness
Third Tour de France stage win for Sagan as Thomas retains lead
Tour de France

Third Tour de France stage win for Sagan as Thomas retains lead

World champion Peter Sagan claimed his third win of this year’s Tour de France when he prevailed in the 13th stage.

Key Tour rival hopes clouds are forming over Sky teammates
Tour de France

Key Tour rival hopes clouds are forming over Sky teammates

Australian mastermind behind Sky's biggest Tour rival suspects harmony between race leader Geraint Thomas and defending champion Chris Froome could rupture.

  • by Rupert Guinness
'Have a bit of decency': Thomas extends Tour de France lead as Froome is booed, spat on
Tour de France

'Have a bit of decency': Thomas extends Tour de France lead as Froome is booed, spat on

No sooner had ace leader Geraint Thomas won stage 12 on Wednesday, he found himself having to make an impassioned plea.

  • by Rupert Guinness
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Thomas extends Tour de France lead as Froome is booed, spat on
Tour de France

Thomas extends Tour de France lead as Froome is booed, spat on

Geraint Thomas claimed his second win a row as defending champion Chris Froome faced some lingering ill-feeling from spectators.

  • by Julien Pretot
Double Tour heartbreak for Aussie Mitchelton-Scott team
Tour de France

Double Tour heartbreak for Aussie Mitchelton-Scott team

The Australian Mitchelton-Scott team is re-evaluating its Tour ambitions after a double blow in the 11th stage in the Alps.

  • by Rupert Guinness
Thomas takes stage 11 win and yellow jersey in Tour de France
Tour de France

Thomas takes stage 11 win and yellow jersey in Tour de France

Geraint Thomas claimed the stage win and the race leader's yellow jersey on the Tour de France on Wednesday.

Aussie wingman finding his happy place on this year's Tour de France
Tour de France

Aussie wingman finding his happy place on this year's Tour de France

Australian Damien Howson is back in familiar territory as the Tour de France reaches the mountain stages.

  • by Rupert Guinness
Why Richie Porte needs to make a play for the Vuelta
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Tour de France

Why Richie Porte needs to make a play for the Vuelta

Racing the Vuelta would give Porte a great opportunity to show what he had intended to do in the Tour.

  • by Rupert Guinness