German John Degenkolb of Giant-Shimano  celebrates winning the 17th stage of the Vuelta a Espana in A Coruna, Spain. Photograph: Javier Lizon / EPA

John Degenkolb claimed his fourth stage success of the Vuelta a Espana with victory on the race’s resumption on Wednesday. Ireland’s Dan Martin finish(...)

 German cyclist   John Degenkolb celebrates after winning the 12th stage of La Vuelta a Espana. Photograph: Javier Lizon  / EPA

German John Degenkolb tightened his grip on the points classification at the Tour of Spain by claiming his third win in the 12th stage on Thursday, w(...)

German cyclist John Degenkolb  of Giant team celebrates as he wins the fourth stage of the 2014 Vuelta a Espana  from Mairena del Alcor to Cordoba. Ireland’s Dan martin (blue and white) was fifth. Photograph: Javier Lizon / EPA

Ireland’s Dan Martin landed another impressive finish at La Vuelta a Espana when coming home fifth on stage four between Mairena del Alcor and Cordob(...)

A group of breakaway riders pedal through a rain storm near the town of Condom in the Pyrenees mountains during the 19th stage of theTour de France cycling race between Maubourguet and Bergerac.Photograph: Jacky Naegelen/Reuters

Cycling’s equivalent of the curse of Hello! magazine seems to have struck the cyclists who shook the Duchess of Cambridge’s hand before the official s(...)

Stage 19 of the Tour was affected by crashes after torrential rain in the Dordogne region. Photograph: Doug Pensinger/Getty Images

Lithuania’s Ramunas Navardauskas won the 19th stage of the Tour de France, a 208.5-km ride from Maubourguet on Friday as Italian Vincenzo Nibali retai(...)

 Crowds cheer as cyclists competing in the Tour de France pass through Parliament Square at the end of the race’s third stage  in London, England. Photograph: Getty Images

With two victories in the first three days of the Tour, Marcel Kittel already looks unstoppable. As Buckingham Palace loomed behind him, he had the s(...)

The pack of riders  on its way during the 205.5 km seventh stage of the centenary Tour de France cycling race from Montpellier to Albi  yesterday. Photograph: Eric Gaillard/Reuters

Peter Sagan has been a bridesmaid often enough during this year’s Tour de France, but with his sprint rivals flayed on the road to Albi, he played the(...)

NAPLES, ITALY - MAY 04:  The peloton rides during stage one of the 2013 Giro d'Italia on May 4, 2013 in Naples, Italy.  (Photo by Bryn Lennon/Getty Images)

In another nerve-rending stage finish at the Giro d’Italia Bradley Wiggins managed to avoid losing time after a pile-up just outside the final(...)