Alexander Kristoff (left) of Norway celebrates after crossing the finish line to win the 12th stage of the  Tour de France  from Bourg-en-Bresse to Saint-Etienne. Photograph: Bas CzerwinskI/EPA

Peter Sagan’s quest for a stage win took another frustrating turn when he was unable to find the space in the final metres to come past the Norwegian (...)

The UCI has ruled that the adverse biological passport findings on Jonathan Tiernan-Locke have demonstrated an anti-doping rule violation and have requested British Cycling to initiate disciplinary proceedings. Photograph: Bryn Lennon/Getty Images

British cyclist Jonathan Tiernan-Locke is to face disciplinary proceedings after the analysis of his biological passport by the UCI’s experts panel d(...)

New UCI president Brian Cookson. Photo by Bryn Lennon/Getty Images

Team Sky rider Jonathan Tiernan-Locke has withdrawn from racing after being notified of possible discrepancies in his biological passport data by the (...)