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Former champion Egan Bernal to make Tour de France return in 2022
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Former champion Egan Bernal to make Tour de France return in 2022

In Bernal's absence, Slovenian Tadej Pogacar of Team UAE Emirates won back-to-back Tour de France titles and is now considered the man to beat.

Mark Cavendish suffers broken ribs and collapsed lung in crash
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Mark Cavendish suffers broken ribs and collapsed lung in crash

Cavendish was riding in the Madison on Sunday when Danish world and Olympic champion Lasse Norman Hansen crashed in front of him after Gerben Thijssen slipped on a wet patch on the track.

Tour de France winner Geraint Thomas has bike robbed outside coffee shop
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Tour de France winner Geraint Thomas has bike robbed outside coffee shop

Welshman Thomas was out on a training session on the French Riviera when he interrupted his idyllic ride for a pit stop at a cafe in pretty seaside town Menton, near his Monaco base.

67-year-old from Maharashtra cycles Kashmir-Kanyakumari in record time in 'race against age'
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67-year-old from Maharashtra cycles Kashmir-Kanyakumari in record time in 'race against age'

Mohinder Singh Bharaj cycled 3,600 km from Srinagar to Kanyakumari in 12 days, 18 hours and 57 minutes.

Inaugural women's Tour de France to begin from Eiffel Tower
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Inaugural women's Tour de France to begin from Eiffel Tower

The first complete edition of the women's version of cycling's iconic race starts on the day the 109th edition of the men's Tour ends.

World Road Cycling Championships: Italy's Filippo Ganna holds off Wout van Aert to retain time-trial crown
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World Road Cycling Championships: Italy's Filippo Ganna holds off Wout van Aert to retain time-trial crown

The 25-year-old Ineos rider defended his title by beating local favourite Wout van Aert (Jumbo) by five seconds in a carbon copy of last year's outcome.

Four-time World Championship winning German cyclist Tony Martin announces retirement
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Four-time World Championship winning German cyclist Tony Martin announces retirement

Martin, 36, won four world titles in the individual time trial, in 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2016.

Vuelta a Espana: Clement Champoussin wins penultimate stage as Primoz Roglic extends overall lead
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Vuelta a Espana: Clement Champoussin wins penultimate stage as Primoz Roglic extends overall lead

The 23-year-old Frenchman Champoussin only turned professional a year ago, and with this first win, he raised a solitary finger in celebration before thumping his chest at the finish line.

Vuelta a Espana: Magnus Cort Nielsen wins stage 12; Odd Christian Eiking hangs on to overall lead
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Vuelta a Espana: Magnus Cort Nielsen wins stage 12; Odd Christian Eiking hangs on to overall lead

EF-Nippo's Cort Nielsen also won stage six, and beat Andrea Bagioli and Michael Matthews in a reduced sprint after their group had reeled in a four man escape as the race entered the city centre streets of Cordoba.

Vuelta a Espana: Defending champion Primoz Roglic wins stage 11, Odd Christian Eiking retains lead
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Vuelta a Espana: Defending champion Primoz Roglic wins stage 11, Odd Christian Eiking retains lead

Having fallen on Tuesday, Jumbo-Visma's Roglic, instead of struggling, gained a few seconds on key rivals, Movistar pair Enric Mas and Miguel Angel Lopez.

Vuelta a Espana: Odd Christian Eiking takes overall lead, Michael Storer wins stage
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Vuelta a Espana: Odd Christian Eiking takes overall lead, Michael Storer wins stage

The stage itself was won by DSM rider Michael Storer, his second victory on this Vuelta, on a tangled day that caused a major shakeup in the rankings.

Vuelta a Espana: Belgian Jasper Philipsen wins stage five, Kenny Elissonde moves into overall lead
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Vuelta a Espana: Belgian Jasper Philipsen wins stage five, Kenny Elissonde moves into overall lead

Frenchman Kenny Elissonde is the new overall leader after red jersey wearer Rein Taaramae was caught in a mass fall, with race favourite Primoz Roglic in second place just five seconds adrift.

Vuelta a Espana: Deceuninck-Quick-Step rider Fabio Jakobsen wins stage four to take green jersey
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Vuelta a Espana: Deceuninck-Quick-Step rider Fabio Jakobsen wins stage four to take green jersey

The Dutchman's career was in the balance after a horrific crash in the Tour of Poland last season.

Veterans Mark Cavendish, Chris Froome to compete in star-studded Tour of Germany
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Veterans Mark Cavendish, Chris Froome to compete in star-studded Tour of Germany

Deceuninck Quick-Step rider Cavendish, 36, rolled back the years to win four stages on this year's Tour de France to take the green points jersey.

Portuguese cyclist Joao Almeida wins Tour of Poland, Julius Van den Berg wins final stage
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Portuguese cyclist Joao Almeida wins Tour of Poland, Julius Van den Berg wins final stage

Almeida will be joining Tour de France winner Tadej Pogacar at UAE Emirates next season and winning three stages here showed why the gulf-state backed team swooped for his signature.

Vuelta a Espana: Alpecin-Fenix's Jasper Philipsen wins second stage, Primoz Roglic retains leader's jersey
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Vuelta a Espana: Alpecin-Fenix's Jasper Philipsen wins second stage, Primoz Roglic retains leader's jersey

Jumbo-Visma's Vuelta champion Primoz Roglic retains the overall leader's red jersey while Philipsen took the green sprint jersey thanks to his sprint-finish win after a 166km flat run from Caleruega to Burgos in northern Spain in 31C (92F) heat.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: US track cyclist Jennifer Valente wins gold in women's omnium
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: US track cyclist Jennifer Valente wins gold in women's omnium

Valente finished 14 points ahead of Yumi Kajihara, who took silver to win Japan's first medal on the track in front of a delighted home crowd in Shizuoka. Dutch rider Kirsten Wild took bronze.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Jason Kenny claims seventh gold medal to become Britain's most successful Olympian
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Jason Kenny claims seventh gold medal to become Britain's most successful Olympian

Kenny put on a spectacular performance in the final, speeding away from the pack before completing victory ahead of Azizulhasni Awang. Dutchman Harrie Lavreysen had to settle for bronze.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Canadian track cyclist Kelsey Mitchell wins gold in women's sprint
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Canadian track cyclist Kelsey Mitchell wins gold in women's sprint

Mitchell won the first two races in a best-of-three final against Olena Starikova of Ukraine to clinch Canada's first gold medal at the Izu Velodrome.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Charlotte Worthington, Logan Martin earn gold in BMX freestyle Games debut
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Charlotte Worthington, Logan Martin earn gold in BMX freestyle Games debut

BMX freestyle put on an audacious aerial show in its Olympic debut, bursting onto the worldwide stage with a Sunday of soaring at the Tokyo Games.