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Joy for Majka in stage 17 win
Poland's Rafal Majka wins stage 17 of the Tour de France, his second stage-win this year, as Nibali keeps yellow jersey.
Last updated: 23 Jul 2014 16:20 GMT
Contador ready for Froome showdown
Two-time Tour de France winner viewed as main challenger to Team Sky rider but plays down notion of a two-horse race.
Last updated: 27 Jun 2013 14:29 GMT
Contador backed by solid Tour team
Danish team steers clear of Danish riders in order to give Alberto Contador best chance of winning Tour de France.
Last updated: 19 Jun 2013 16:46 GMT
Contador positive despite doping case
In the face of ongoing doping allegations, Alberto Contador's focus is on securing his fourth Tour de France victory.
Last updated: 30 Jun 2011 14:56 GMT
Contador leads Tour de France
Spaniard extends his lead to 39 seconds, keeping an eight-second advantage.
Last updated: 24 Jul 2010 20:19 GMT
Riis blames Rabobank for Tour farce
Former Tour de France champion criticises sponsor for Rasmussen saga.
Last updated: 20 Aug 2007 14:07 GMT
Cancellara claims third stage
The Swiss cyclist thanks his disgraced coach after retaining the yellow jersey.
Last updated: 11 Jul 2007 11:13 GMT
Riis adds to cycling list of dopers
1996 Tour de France winner Bjarne Riis admits to taking EPO at the time of his win.
Last updated: 25 May 2007 16:10 GMT
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