- Kruijswijk reinforces Giro overall lead, Valverde wins stage Updated: May-24-16 11:41 am
ANDALO, Italy - Dutch rider Steven Kruijswijk strengthened his grip on the pink jersey by finishing second to Alejandro Valverde on the 16th stage of the Giro d'Italia on Tuesday.
- 23,000 police mobilized to protect Tour de France Updated: May-24-16 8:11 am
PARIS - Cyclists at the Tour de France will be under the watch of an unprecedented force of 23,000 police, including SWAT-like intervention squads, as the government tries to ensure security amid extremist threats.
- Slovenian mountain biker Klemencic banned 2 years for doping Updated: May-23-16 12:01 pm
AIGLE, Switzerland - Slovenian mountain biker Blaza Klemencic has been banned for two years for doping and had her results from the 2012 London Olympics wiped out.
- How it works: a look at the retests of Olympic drug samples Updated: May-22-16 10:11 pm
GENEVA - Inside a non-descript concrete building in a Swiss parking lot lies evidence that could take down dozens of Olympic athletes.
- Cavendish wins stage, Alaphilippe wins Tour of California Updated: May-22-16 7:58 pm
SACRAMENTO, California - It took Julian Alaphilippe just a bit longer than he hoped to top the podium at the Tour of California.
- USA Cycling unveils high-tech pursuit bike for Rio Olympics Updated: May-20-16 11:43 am
The fastest women's pursuit team in track cycling just got a whole lot faster.
- Armed tour guides: A day with Paris' Sentinel terror patrol Updated: May-19-16 9:45 am
PARIS - Cpt. Julien's military career has taken him to Mali, Chad, the Central African Republic and other hot spots.
- French parliament approves extension of state of emergency Updated: May-19-16 7:29 am
PARIS - France's lower house of parliament has definitively approved a two-month extension of the state of emergency that was declared after the deadly Nov. 13 attacks in Paris.
- Gold medalist Marianne Vos picked to ride in Rio Olympics Updated: May-18-16 12:20 am
UTRECHT, Netherlands - Marianne Vos will have an opportunity to defend her road race gold medal at the Rio Olympics.
- Operation Puerto continues to shed bad light on Spain Updated: May-13-16 7:49 am
MADRID - Ten years later, one of the worst doping scandals in Spain continues to haunt the country's athletes.
- No citations in crash that injured former pro bicyclist Updated: May-04-16 8:07 pm
BOULDER, Colorado - Investigators have determined that a truck driver was not at fault when he crashed into and seriously injured former professional cyclist Phil Zajicek on a steep and curvy road in the foothills west of Boulder.
- Paralympian's equipment stolen during weekend bike race Updated: May-04-16 9:17 am
EAST POINT, Georgia - A medal-winning Paralympic cyclist says thieves stole special equipment she needs to race in this year's Paralympic Games while she was competing in the Atlanta area.
- UCI to test thousands of race bicycles for hidden motors Updated: May-03-16 1:35 pm
AIGLE, Switzerland - The International Cycling Union plans to test thousands of bicycles for hidden motors, including at the Tour de France and Rio de Janeiro Olympics.
- Connecticut 8-year-old has 'true grit' for dirt-bike racing Updated: May-02-16 9:33 am
EAST WINDSOR, Connecticut - Madison Kazimir has raced dirt bikes in stadiums, crisscrossed the country for tournaments, and has her sights set on even bigger prizes.
- Quintana wins Tour of Romandie; Albasini gets stage win Updated: May-01-16 9:15 am
GENEVA - Nairo Quintana protected his overall lead to win the Tour of Romandie on Sunday after a final stage won by race specialist Michael Albasini.
- Cyclist Yates can keep racing despite positive doping test Updated: Apr-29-16 1:17 pm
AIGLE, Switzerland - British cyclist Simon Yates can continue to race despite a positive doping test during the Paris-Nice race, the International Cycling Union said Friday.
- British Cycling confirm unnamed rider tests positive Updated: Apr-28-16 6:42 pm
LONDON - British Cycling says an unnamed rider has tested positive in a race.
- Lance Armstrong asking judge to end government lawsuit Updated: Apr-28-16 5:34 pm
WASHINGTON - Lance Armstrong has asked a federal judge to end a lawsuit against him by the U.S. government that seeks to recover millions of dollars in sponsorship money the U.S. Postal Service paid to his cycling teams.
- Britain's Olympic cycling coach resigns over comments Updated: Apr-27-16 2:07 pm
MANCHESTER, England - One of the key figures behind Britain's successful Olympic cycling team resigned on Wednesday, soon after being suspended by the national governing body for allegedly making discriminatory remarks to riders.
- The Latest: Ex-mayor Dixon says she's 'not through yet' Updated: Apr-27-16 12:01 am
ANNAPOLIS, Maryland - The Latest on Maryland's primary election (all times local):
- Ex-world time trial champ Rogers retires with heart problem Updated: Apr-25-16 8:10 pm
SYDNEY - Former time-trial world champion Michael Rogers has retired from competitive cycling because of a heart condition.
- WADA appoints cycling doping expert to Russia project Updated: Apr-25-16 12:52 pm
MONTREAL - A former war crimes investigator who examined doping in the Lance Armstrong era of cycling will help rebuild Russia's discredited anti-doping program.
- Md. congressional primary features largest self-funder ever Updated: Apr-24-16 5:34 pm
CHEVY CHASE, Maryland - A Maryland congressional primary contender has broken the record for what a self-funded House candidate has poured into a single campaign, as wine superstore owner David Trone has uncorked more than $12 million of his own amid a crowded Democratic field.
- Poels beats Albasini to win Liege-Bastogne-Liege classic Updated: Apr-24-16 1:05 pm
LIEGE, Belgium - Dutch rider Wout Poels attacked near the end and held off Swiss veteran Michael Albasini to take the Liege-Bastogne-Liege classic on Sunday, the biggest win of his career.