- Contador extends lead; Gilbert wins 18th stage of Giro Updated: May-28-15 11:42 am
- LVMH luxury group in talks to buy leading French newspaper Updated: May-26-15 2:53 pm
PARIS - The world's No. 1 luxury goods company LVMH is in talks to buy respected French newspaper Le Parisien, a purchase that would complement its other media holding, the financial daily Les Echos.
- Busche, Guarnier win second US road cycling championships Updated: May-25-15 9:11 pm
CHATTANOOGA, Tennessee - Matt Busche and Megan Guarnier each won their second road national championship Monday, and earned a spot on the U.S. team for the world championships in Virginia this September.
- Dirty Kanza 200 taking endurance cycling to an extreme Updated: May-22-15 5:00 pm
EMPORIA, Kansas - Rick Becker rode away from the starting line outside the historic Granada Theater at 6 a.m., the day just beginning to break in the scenic Flint Hills. By the time he crossed the finish line some 17 hours later, night had fallen hard on Commercial Street.
- Italian cycling team summoned for breaching rules Updated: May-20-15 9:12 am
PARIS - The Movement for Credible Cycling as summoned the Bardiani-CSF team to a meeting next month after one of its riders entered the Giro d'Italia despite an abnormally low cortisol level.
- 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 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.
- Italian rider Rabottini banned 2 years for doping with EPO Updated: May-13-15 5:00 am
AIGLE, Switzerland - Italian cyclist Matteo Rabottini has been banned for two years after testing positive for EPO.
- Mark Cavendish wins first stage of Tour of California 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.
- Organizations collaborate on anti-doping measures in cycling Updated: May-09-15 3:06 pm
The U.S. Anti-Doping Agency has joined with the Cycling Anti-Doping Foundation and the UCI, cycling's world governing body, to conduct drug testing during this week's Tour of California.
- Nairo Quintana won't defend Giro d'Italia title Updated: May-05-15 6:14 am
MADRID - Colombian climber Nairo Quintana will not defend his Giro d'Italia title.
- 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.
- Former Olympian Bouchard-Hall chosen as USA Cycling CEO Updated: Apr-30-15 3:02 pm
USA Cycling has chosen a Harvard-educated businessman who once made the U.S. Olympic team to help usher the sport's national governing body through a critical and transformative time.
- Cycling race around Frankfurt cancelled due to terror threat Updated: Apr-30-15 2:13 pm
FRANKFURT, Germany - Local authorities have canceled a traditional May Day international cycling race around Frankfurt following the arrest of a couple and the discovery of bomb-making material in their home near the route.