Wednesday Jul 16
Fabian Cancellara will not start stage 11 of Tour
Although he finished in the top-five on stage 5 of the Tour, some may have expected Cancellara to dominate on the wet cobblestones.
Wednesday Jul 16
Rest day aids banged-up riders
Did the organizers' attempt to liven up the first week of the race with difficult routes go too far? Are riders taking excessive risks? And, above all, with Chris Froome and Alberto Contador removed by crashes, can anyone beat Vincenzo Nibali ? The battered, rain-soaked and often bandaged bodies of the 180 riders who remain in the Tour, down from ... (more)
Tue Jul 15, 2014
The Washington Post
5 Things about the Tour de France rest day
Whew! After a week that included rain, fog, wind, cobblestones, crashes and nervous riders going through huge crowds at the Tour de France start in Yorkshire, England, the pack finally got a day off on Tuesday.
Cancellara withdraws from Tour
Fabian Cancellara announced his withdrawal from the Tour de France on the race's first rest day on Tuesday, becoming the latest big name to exit, albeit the Swiss did so voluntarily.
Sun Jul 13, 2014
TDF 2014 - Stage 9 First Results
Tony Martin won his first road stage of the Tour de France in a stunning solo win.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Tour de France 2014: Crowds and Cobbles Test Riders Racing for Yellow Jersey
From the enormous crowds that lined the tiny roads weaving through the Yorkshire countryside to the treacherous cobbled lanes of northern France, the 2014 Tour de France has provided a gruelling first-week test for those riders vying for this year's yellow jersey.
Froome Out of the Tour; Boom Wins on Cobbles; Nibali Aces Test
We knew it would be a dramatic day at the Tour de France. But I don't think we saw this much drama coming.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
The Straits Times
Cycling: Former winner Schleck out of Tour de France
Switzerland's Fabian Cancellara, Luxembourg's Andy Schleck and his brother Frank Schleck take part in a press conference of the USA's Trek Factory cycling team on July 3, 2014, at the press center in Leeds, England, before the start of the 101st edition of the Tour de France cycling race.
Perfect weekend for Brentwood's King
This time, there were no messy wrecks or broken bones - not even with the swells of spectators lining the roadsides for a glimpse, or a selfie, as the famed Tour de France made its grand depart through the English countryside.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Gallery: Crowds swarm stage 3 at the Tour de France
The Tour de France 's Grand Dpart in the United Kingdom was hailed as being the most successful start in the event's history with spectator numbers that exceeded five million during the first three stages.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
West Hawaii Today
Tour de France: Kittel thrills, Cavendish spills in 1st stage
Mark Cavendish went down in a late crash. Marcel Kittel's hands went up in victory.
Supporters line the route during stage two of the Tour de France
It is the latest must-do 'thing', the social media craze that has swept the globe, with everyone from Barack Obama to David Cameron jumping on the bandwagon.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
Tour de France: Man who brought the Tour to Britain
Christian Prudhomme on why he is so pleased to be staging today's Grand DA©part in Yorkshire and how glad he is to return to London, where he made his bow as race director As the Tour de France peloton rolls out of Leeds this morning, predicting the exact fortunes of the 198 riders in it over the next three weeks is obviously impossible.
Tour de Pez'14: Backstage At The Big Show
Roadside: Seven long years ago, the Tour rolled into London to huge acclaim. The ASO always had it in mind to return to the UK, but when? Not until one of the country's most cycling-mad regions emerged as a possible Grand Depart venue, and now the biggest show in the sport has made it's furtherest journey north.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Tour de France 2014: Route Map, Daily Stages, Finish Date and More
The city of Leeds hosts the Grand Depart of the 2014 edition of the Tour de France on Saturday, July 5, as British rider Chris Froome begins the defence of his title on home ground.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
Stefan KA1 4ng signs for BMC
The BMC Racing Team have announced that Stefan Kng will join the WorldTour team in January 1 from the BMC Development Team on a multi-year deal.
Fri Jun 27, 2014
Hushovd to retire after World Championships
Thor Hushovd has announced his retirement from cycling at the end of this season.
Time for Le Tour
Sky Sports presenter Ed Chamberlin brings you his preview of this year's Tour de France, which starts in Yorkshire.