A look at five of the key stages that could ruin the best-laid plans of many a rider after organisers revealed the route of the 2017 Tour de France.
Australia’s track cycling queen Anna Meares has announced her retirement, two months after scooping her sixth Olympic medal.
Just a year after earning their licence, Team Dimension Data could be left out in the cold on the 2017 WorldTour.
Bradley Wiggins will be the star attraction as the Olympic champion enjoys a prolonged farewell ride in the Tour of Britain.
Chris Froome will ride into Paris amid tight security on Sunday to claim – barring an unthinkable late mishap- a comprehensive third Tour de France title.
Chris Froome has been drug-tested every day since he took the yellow jersey in the Tour de France 10 days ago. Drug-testers have visited Team Sky hotels 13 times since the race started.
World champion Peter Sagan pipped Alexander Kristoff in a photo finish to win the 16th stage of the Tour de France.
Tour de France leader Chris Froome said he won’t be going all guns blazing up Mont Ventoux.