Bradley Wiggins  during his successful attempt to break cycling’s hour record at the  velodrome in east London. Photograph: Andrew Winning/Andrews

Bradley Wiggins broke the UCI Hour Record but the Beamonesque mark he targeted was beyond him. Tickets sold out in seven minutes to watch Wiggins ride(...)

Bradley Wiggins wants to break the world record set by fellow Briton Alex Dowsett. Photo: Bryn Lennon/Getty Images

Bradley Wiggins believes he can put the Hour world record “out of reach” when he tackles one of cycling’s toughest challenges next month at London’s O(...)

Bradley Wiggins: The success earned him his first road race world title, adding to the six track world championship titles and four Olympic golds he has won previously. Photograph: Getty Images

Denying the German Tony Martin the chance to become the first rider in history to take four consecutive world championship Elite time trial titles, Br(...)

Britain’s Bradley Wiggins won the gold medal in the men’s time-trial at the Road World Championships in Spain. Photograph:  Andrew Matthews/PA

Britain’s Bradley Wiggins has won gold in the men’s time-trial at the Road World Championships in Spain.The Olympic champion clocked 56 minutes 25.52 (...)

Nicolas Roche will start the final day of the Tour of Britain in fourth position. Photograph:   Doug Pensinger/Getty Images

Nicolas Roche remains in contention for the Tour of Britain title which is poised for a thrilling finale on the streets of London on Sunday after the(...)

Matthias Brandle of IAM cycling won stage five of the Tour of Britain.  Photograph: Ben Birchall/PA Wire

Austria’s Matthias Brandle escaped to victory on stage five of the Tour of Britain in Exeter on Thursday as Poland’s Michal Kwiatkowski retained the (...)

  Edoardo Zardini of Bardiani CSF celebrates on the podium after winning Stage Three of the 2014 Tour of Britain from Newtown to Abergavenny. Photograph: Dan Mullan/Getty Images

Nicolas Roche showed he has the form to fight for overall victory in the Tour of Britain with an excellent third place on today’s summit finish of (...)

Ireland’s Dan Martin celebrates as he crosses the finish line to take the ninth stage of the Vuelta a Espana in La Covatilla, near Salamanca, three years ago. Photograph: Jose Jordan/Getty Images

It’s been a difficult season thus far for Ireland’s Dan Martin. Crashes and bad luck have complicated things, but he tells Shane Stokes that he’s mot(...)

Vincenzo Nibali of Italy, wearing the leader’s yellow jersey, crosses the finish line of the 21st and final stage of the 101st Tour de France 2014. Photograph: EPA/Nicolas Bouvy

Sixteen years and a whole world separate Vincenzo Nibali’s victory yesterday in the Tour de France and the last time an Italian rode up the Champs-(...)

Overall leader Vincenzo Nibali of Italy celebrates as he crosses the finish line to win the 18th stage of the 101st Tour de France, over 145.5 km from Pau to Hautacam, yesterday. Nicolas Bouvy/EPA

Since his exploits on the cobbled stage to Arenberg 16 days ago, Vincenzo Nibali has increasingly looked to be involved in his own race at the top of (...)