July 08, 2019 - Two stages into the 2019 Tour and we have all the action and results. Plus the Tour of Austria and the Tour de Delta. Changes at Lotto Soudal, Philippe Gilbert to jump ship? - Top Story. Other news: Lotto Soudal sponsorship, Bahrain-Merida with Rudy Project, Renshaw retire, new CUBE for Wanty, Sunweb and BinckBank, Boonen and Chavanel and Vuelta etapa.
Race Preview: The Tour de France parcours has been designed for the climbers with only 27km of individual riding against the clock. The sprinters do get a look-in with half a dozen opportunities, but with five summit finishes the anti-gravity boys have the advantage. The PEZ stage-by-stage break-down of the 2019 Tour.
Tour'19 Rider Preview: The biggest bike race on the planet starts on Saturday and (most of) the top riders will be on the start line in Brussels for the first stage of twenty-one. Ed Hood has run his eye over the top stages and riders for his low-down on the possible final yellow jersey wearer in Paris.
Tour'19 Presentation PeloPics: Thousands of spectators watched the teams presentation on the Grand-Place in Brussels and honoured Eddy Merckx. Some teams held their pre-race press conference in the headquarters at Brussels’ Expo and others have issued statements. The 2019 Tour de France starts here.
June 25, 2019 - The Tour de Suisse and the ZLM Tour both finished on Sunday - We catch up with results and video. Plus Heistse Pijl and the European Games. Valverde-Top Story. Other news: Feng keeps TT title, no Tour for Dumoulin, AG2 Tour riders, Van der Poel to ride Tour of Britain, Arctic Race, García injured, Stybar, Kristoff and Bystrøm contracts, Rutsch to EF and Dauphiné 2019 stats.
Travel: Stage 18 of the 2019 Tour de France will climb the mighty Col du Galibier at 2645 meters altitude. I "rode" it back in 2017 - maybe better to say I hauled my carcass up it. Here's a glimpse of the climb as I get inside 3km to the summit. It really is epic and awe inspiring - a must do.
June 20, 2019 - Catch up with the Tour de Suisse and Geraint Thomas crashing, plus Mont Ventoux Challenges - results and video. Portal; no Tour problem - Top Story. Valverde and AG2R ride Occitanie, Kittel with Jumbo, Dumoulin operation, Terpstra Tour, Cobo not Vuelta winner, no champs Bardet, US champs, Vuelta Utrecht, Valencia'20, Tour Wanty, La Cubilla and Giro numbers.
June 13, 2019 - Bad news for Chris Froome and Ineos as he crashes out of the Dauphiné and probably the rest of the season. Pantano and Manzana-Top Story. Results and video from Dauphiné and OVO Women’s Tour. Suisse and Argovie teams, Jumbo-Visma Tour, De Gendt all Tours, Devenyns with Deceuninck, Champs-Élysées, European Champs and Brammeier to have baby.
April 29, 2019 - Jakob Fuglsang fought the elements for a sound win in Liège. Rider quotes and video from 'La Doyenne' and the Tour of the Alps. Advice for Valverde from Zoetemelk-Top Story. Other cycling news: Bennati breaks collarbone, Flèche'20 start in Herve, Cav for Yorkshire, Jumbo-Visma development, Panini Tour collection and Valverde video.