June 18, 2018 - Can Ritchie Porte swap Suisse yellow for French yellow? It looks like Quintana, Valverde and Uran are lining up for the battle. All the news from Suisse and the OVO Tour, plus final results form Slovenia, Route d'Occitanie and the U23 Giro with video. Other cycling news: Jules Buysse and the Gran Fondo Il Lombardia and Mediofondo Fabio Casartelli.
PeloPics: BMC's Stefan Küng topped off a great Tour de Suisse by winning the final time trial stage. The Suisse time trial champion beat Søren Kragh Andersen (Sunweb) by 19 seconds. BMC team leader, Richie Porte, rode a solid race to take the final overall victory - Result and photos.
PeloPics: Arnaud Démare (Groupama-FDJ) won the flat Stage 8, out-sprinting Fernando Gaviria (Quick-Step Floors), Alexander Kristoff (UAE-Team Emirates) and World champ Peter Sagan (Bora-Hansgrohe). Richie Porte (BMC) held his overall lead going into the final time trial - Report and photo gallery.
PeloPics: Nairo Quintana (Movistar) launched a bold attack on the long final Arosa climb of Tour de Suisse stage 7. Richie Porte and his BMC team fought hard to pull the Colombian back, but in the end he won by 22 seconds to move into 2nd place overall - Report, video, result and photo gallery.
PeloPics: Sunweb's Søren Kragh Andersen took the Queen Stage 6 victory from the 'break of the day, 10 seconds ahead of Nathan Haas (Katusha-Alpecin). Richie Porte (BMC) attacked the chase peloton to extended his overall lead to 32 seconds over Wilco Kelderman and Sam Oomen (both Sunweb) - Report and video.
June 14, 2018 - Richie Porte throws his hat in the Tour de France ring as he takes the lead in the Tour de Suisse. Indurain puts his money on Froome for his 5th Tour win - Top Story. Results and video from Suisse and the OVO Energy Woman's Tour. Plus: Devenyns returns, Emile Engel, Japanese to ride ToAD'18, Worlds'18 news and 2018 Étape du Tour information.
PeloPics: UAE Team Emirates' Diego Ulissi out-sprinted a reduced group at the finish of stage 5 getting the better of Enric Mas (Quick-Step Floors) and Tom-Jelte Slagter (Dimension Data) in second and third place. Richie Porte (BMC) now leads overall with 20 seconds over the Sunweb pair of Wilco Kelderman and Sam Oomen - Results, Photos and video.
PeloPics: Dane Chris Juul-Jensen (Mitchelton-Scott) took an impressive victory on the fourth stage of the Tour de Suisse after attacking away from the day's breakaway to win solo in tough, rainy conditions. Michael Matthews (Sunweb) won the bunch sprint 8 seconds later - Report, photos and video.