Alberto Contador

Is One Of Cycling's Most Famous Celebrations About To End?

The Huffington Post UK | Stephen Hull | Posted 20.11.2015 | UK Sport

Alberto Contador, one of the world's most successful cyclists, has said he'd drop his famous 'pistol shot' celebration if it upsets fans at next year'...

Chris Froome: A Fallen Hero

Alex Ratcliffe | Posted 10.09.2014 | UK Sport
Alex Ratcliffe

For British fans, given the World Cup results, Andy Murray's crash out of Wimbledon, and the minimal numbers of British champs selected for the Tour line up, this has turned out to be the 'anti-year' in British sport, the opposite of 2012.

The Tour de France in Britain: Meeting the Champions

Alex Ratcliffe | Posted 08.09.2014 | UK Sport
Alex Ratcliffe

Meeting the champions was a thrill for child and adult alike throughout England this week, and led to television commentators declaring that "the spirit that made the Olympics such a success two years ago is still very much alive today in Britain"...

'I Really Can't Believe It'

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 15.07.2013 | UK Sport

Chris Froome's historic victory on Mont Ventoux last night should silence the Team Sky doubters, according to team principal Sir Dave Brailsford. A...

Froomedog Extends Tour De France Lead

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 11.07.2013 | UK Sport

Chris Froome banked another two minutes in his quest to win the Tour de France during yesterday's time trial, but predicted he will need every second ...

Froome Takes Lead In Critérium Du Dauphiné (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.06.2013 | UK Sport

Chris Froome has taken the overall lead in the Critérium du Dauphiné after winning the fifth stage of the race. Froome began the day just five se...

Tour De France Winners Tainted By Drugs

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 24.08.2012 | UK Sport

News Lance Armstrong will not contest drug charges by the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency is another chapter in the tainted history of cycling's Tour de Franc...

Vuelta a España: Can Froome Stop Contador?

Cycling News HD | Posted 16.10.2012 | UK Sport
Cycling News HD

Somewhat overshadowed by the end of the Olympics, the best Grand Tour racer of his generation returned to the professional peloton last week. And now Alberto Contador has his sights set on winning the third Grand Tour of the season, the Vuelta a España, that starts this weekend.