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Stories with subject: Tour de France
  • Lance: Armstrong: Postal Service deal worth more to feds 
    Updated: May-19-15 6:08 pm

    AUSTIN, Texas - Lance Armstrong's legal team argued Tuesday that his Tour de France victories were worth far more to sponsor U.S. Postal Service than they were to him as it detailed part of his defense against a fraud lawsuit filed by the federal government.

  • American viewers getting more chances to watch cycling on TV story has photos
    Updated: May-15-15 4:52 pm

    KANSAS CITY, Missouri - The explosive growth of cable sports networks over the past two decades has helped to bring the predominantly European sport of cycling to more and more Americans, from the fanatics to the casual viewer who may not know a peloton from a derailleur.

  • Mark Cavendish wins first stage of Tour of California story has photos
    Updated: May-10-15 9:14 pm

    SACRAMENTO, California - Britain's Mark Cavendish powered past Slovakia's Peter Sagan just before the finish line Sunday to win the first stage of the Tour of California.

  • Russia's Zakarin gets career-best win at Tour of Romandie 
    Updated: May-03-15 10:36 am

    LAUSANNE, Switzerland - Ilnur Zakarin of Russia got a career-best title Sunday, winning the six-day Tour of Romandie by placing third in the final time-trial stage.