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  • Terpstra wins Paris-Roubaix race 
    Updated: Apr-13-14 3:05 pm
  • ROUBAIX, France - Niki Terpstra of the Netherlands won the Paris-Roubaix race for the first time on Sunday, making a decisive break near the end of the one-day classic to win it by 20 seconds and upstage pre-race favorites Tom Boonen and Fabian Cancellara.

  • Horner to remain in hospital until next week 
    Updated: Apr-12-14 2:43 pm
  • MILAN - Spanish Vuelta champion Christopher Horner will remain in the hospital until next week at least following Friday's training accident in northern Italy.

  • Contador wins 3rd Tour of Basque Country title 
    Updated: Apr-12-14 12:50 pm
  • MARKINA, Spain - Alberto Contador won the Tour of Basque Country for a third time on Saturday, confirming the Spaniard's strong return to form with his second title of the year as he prepares for the Tour de France.

  • Vuelta winner Horner injured in training accident 
    Updated: Apr-11-14 2:09 pm
  • MILAN - Spanish Vuelta champion Chris Horner has been hospitalized with a punctured lung, four broken ribs and cuts on his head following a training accident in northern Italy.

  • Dave Brailsford quits British Cycling 
    Updated: Apr-11-14 9:16 am
  • LONDON - Dave Brailsford, the man who masterminded Britain's medal haul at the Beijing and London Olympics, has stepped down from his role as performance director of British Cycling.

  • Armstrong provides names in written testimony 
    Updated: Apr-10-14 6:44 pm
  • AUSTIN, Texas - Lance Armstrong has given sworn testimony naming several people he says knew about his performance-enhancing drug use, insisting he didn't pay anyone or any organization to keep his doping secret.

  • Cancellara repeats as Tour of Flanders winner 
    Updated: Apr-06-14 3:59 pm
  • BRUSSELS - Fabian Cancellara of Switzerland won a four-way power sprint to the finish line on Sunday to defend his Tour of Flanders title and clinch one of the year's toughest classics for the third time.

  • Canada's Pound assigned Olympic broadcast role 
    Updated: Apr-04-14 12:43 pm
  • LONDON - After years on the outside looking in, Dick Pound is back with a new role in the International Olympic Committee.

  • Fairbanks unicyclist completes 100-mile race 
    Updated: Apr-02-14 7:34 pm
  • FAIRBANKS, Alaska - When Elliot Wilson decided to ride a unicycle in the White Mountains 100 endurance race, he knew it was an off-the-wall idea.

  • Judo shoots down Winter Olympics suggestion 
    Updated: Apr-02-14 1:06 pm
  • LAUSANNE, Switzerland - The head of judo's world governing body has fired back at international cycling's new chief for suggesting the martial art could be moved to the Winter Olympics.

  • Joaquim Rodriguez wins 2nd Volta a Catalunya 
    Updated: Mar-30-14 2:00 pm
  • BARCELONA, Spain - Joaquim Rodriguez won his second Volta a Catalunya title in his hometown of Barcelona on Sunday as he prepares for the Giro d'Italia in search of an elusive grand tour victory.

  • Tom Dumoulin leads in Criterium International 
    Updated: Mar-29-14 2:19 pm
  • PORTO-VECCHIO, France - Dutch rider Tom Dumoulin won the individual time trial to take the overall lead in the Criterium International cycling race on Saturday.

  • Peter Sagan wins E3 Harelbeke classic 
    Updated: Mar-28-14 12:39 pm
  • HARELBEKE, Belgium - Peter Sagan of Slovakia won his first big classic of the season, dominating a four-way sprint to win the E3 Harelbeke on Friday.

  • Volta Ciclista a Catalunya Results 
    Updated: Mar-25-14 4:42 pm
  • 1. Luka Mezgec, Slovenia, Giant-Shimano, 3 hours, 57 minutes, 49 seconds.

  • UCI head suggests track cycling for Winter Games 
    Updated: Mar-25-14 3:50 pm
  • LONDON - The head of cycling's world governing body would like to see track cycling in the Winter Olympics.

  • Kristoff outsprints Cancellara in Milan-San Remo 
    Updated: Mar-23-14 1:56 pm
  • SAN REMO, Italy - Alexander Kristoff sprinted to victory in the Milan-San Remo classic on Sunday, edging out 2008 winner Fabian Cancellara on a wet and rainy course for the biggest win of his career.

  • USADA chief: No time to lose for cycling on doping 
    Updated: Mar-20-14 12:08 pm
  • LONDON - Time is running out for cycling to confront its culture of doping and clean up the sport once and for all, the man who brought down Lance Armstrong said Thursday.

  • WADA: Jamaica's anti-doping program back in order 
    Updated: Mar-19-14 2:12 pm
  • LONDON - Jamaican officials have done "exactly what we've asked" to get their anti-doping program back in order after failing to test their world-beating sprinters in the months ahead of the London Olympics, the director of the World Anti-Doping Agency said Wednesday.

  • Sky withdraws cyclist Sergio Henao from racing 
    Updated: Mar-19-14 8:14 am
  • LONDON - Team Sky has withdrawn Colombian rider Sergio Henao from racing after a monthly review raised questions over his blood values.

  • Contador sends signal with Tirreno overall victory 
    Updated: Mar-18-14 11:52 am
  • SAN BENEDETTO DEL TRONTO, Italy - Alberto Contador won the weeklong Tirreno-Adriatico cycling race Tuesday to signal a return to form after going all of last year without a victory in multi-stage races.

  • Colombian Carlos Betancur wins Paris-Nice race 
    Updated: Mar-16-14 1:38 pm
  • NICE, France - Carlos Betancur became the first Colombian rider to win the Paris-Nice cycling race while Arthur Vichot of France finished first on the last stage on Sunday.