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  • Track cycling likely to be missing at Durban 2022

    By Greg Stutchbury AUCKLAND (Reuters) - Track cycling is at risk of being dropped from the 2022 Commonwealth Games in Durban unless more money is made available to build a new velodrome in South Africa. Track cycling has been a regular fixture on the Commonwealth Games program since 1934 but…

    Reuters
  • Bicycle-related injuries on the rise in U.S.

    By Kathryn Doyle (Reuters Health) - Between 1998 and 2013, adult bicycling injuries rose sharply in the U.S., largely among riders over age 45, a new study shows. “Once we looked at the demographics of who were admitted from the hospital we saw the trend in riders older than 45 getting hurt,” said…

    Reuters
  • Cyclist Rogers gets 2004 Olympic bronze medal 11 years later

    LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — The IOC says Australian cyclist Michael Rogers has received his Olympic bronze medal 11 years after the Athens Games.

    Associated Press
  • Cycling-Road-Vuelta a Espana team classification after stage 10

    Aug 31 (Infostrada Sports) - Team Classification Vuelta a Espana after Stage 10 on Monday 1. Team Sky (Britain) 115:58:54" 2. Movistar (Spain) +6:10" 3. Astana (Kazakhstan) +11:52" 4. Katusha (Russia) +15:46" 5. Caja Rural (Spain) +20:40" 6. Lotto (Belgium) +21:33" 7. Cofidis (France) +22:35" 8.…

    Reuters
  • Sbaragli wins 10th Vuelta stage, Dumoulin keeps overall lead

    Kristian Sbaragli of Italy outsprinted his rivals to win the 10th stage of the Spanish Vuelta on Monday, while Tom Dumoulin of Netherlands retained the overall leader's red jersey. Sbaragli crossed the line inches ahead of second-place John Degenkolb of Germany and Jose Joaquin Rojas of Spain. The…

    The Associated Press
  • Horse racing-Former cyclist Pendleton second in first ride

    Britain's former Olympic cycling champion Victoria Pendleton finished second in her first ride as an amateur jockey at Ripon on Monday. The 34-year-old, who won two Olympic gold medals, steered Royal Etiquette to second place after being awarded her Category A licence having made her debut in a…

    Reuters
  • Cyclist Rogers finally receives Athens bronze 11 years on

    Australian cyclist Michael Rogers was officially awarded an Olympic bronze medal on Monday -- 11 years after the ride in which he earned it. The 35-year-old finished fourth in the men's individual time trial in Athens in 2004 but after winner Tyler Hamilton was stripped of his gold three years ago…

    Reuters
  • Sbaragli wins Vuelta stage 10, Dumoulin retains lead

    Italian Kristian Sbaragli claimed his first Grand Tour victory in a sprint finish to Monday's 10th stage of Spain's Vuelta. The MTN Qhubeka rider beat the pre-stage favourite, Germany's John Degenkolb, into second place with Spain's Jose Joaquin Rojas third to win the 146.6km ride from Valencia to…

    AFP