Paris-Nice cycling race reels from Porte's withdrawal
The Paris-Nice week-long stage race begins on Sunday in turmoil following the last-gasp withdrawal of reigning champion Richie Porte.
Preview: Interesting Paris-Nice route sets up tactical battle
Sylvain Chavanel is among the riders capable of winning the Paris-Nice overall on a course that favors the attackers.
Analysis: Strade Bianche, Roma Maxima deliver what cycling needs
Gravel roads of Tuscany and Rome's Coliseum; it's hard to imagine more dramatic backdrops for cycling than what's on tap this weekend in Italy.
Peter Velits ready to ride for Tejay van Garderen in the Tour
Peter Velits, a grand-tour rider with some chops of his own, is looking forward to helping Tejay van Garderen make his mark at the Tour de France.
Thieves steal the spotlight from Chris Froome
Hours before Chris Froome celebrated his first victory of the season in the Tour of Oman yesterday, the Briton's Sky team-mates in France were left wondering if they could race at all after becoming the latest victims of a series of bike thefts troubling professional cycling.