Chris Froome rides past fans as he climbs the Col de Soudet. Photograph:  Bryn Lennon/Getty Images

Sir Dave Brailsford followed the release of a limited amount of Chris Froome’s physiological data from this year’s Tour de France by repeating his c(...)

Alberto Contador of the Tinkoff Saxo team on his way to winning yesterday’s 16th stage of the Vuelta a Espana. Photograph: EPA/Javier Lizon.

Alberto Contador moved closer to a third Vuelta a España title by winning Monday’s 16th stage while his closest domestic rivals cracked on the final c(...)

 Philip Deignan in action during this year’s  Giro d’Italia. His form there and in the recent Tour of Poland have him full of confidence going into the Vuelta a España. Photograph: Bryn Lennon/Velo/Getty Images

Set to line out in the Vuelta a España tomorrow as one of two Irish riders in the race, Philip Deignan has said he is satisfied with his form heading (...)

Team Sky riders Bradley Wiggins (left) and Chris Froome. Wiggins is ready to hand  over the reins of leadership to his team-mate.  Photograph:  Tim Ireland/PA Wire

Bradley Wiggins is dubious about his future prospects in the Tour de France, raising the possibility that he may not attempt to win the race for a sec(...)

Bradley Wiggins (left) will be succeeded by Chris Froome right as Team Sky leader for the Tour de France. Photograph: Getty Images

Chris Froome will lead Team Sky’s charge at this year’s Tour de France, team principal Dave Brailsford reiterated today. Froome played a(...)