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 File image of Jan Ullrich in Weinfelden, Switzerland. File photograph: Gian Ehrenzeller/EPA

German police have detained former cyclist and Tour de France champion Jan Ullrich for allegedly attacking and injuring a sex worker in a Frankfurt lu(...)

Gianni Moscon accepted his suspension and admitted: ‘I reacted in the heat of the moment.’ Photograph: Philippe Lopez/AFP/Getty Images

Gianni Moscon has been suspended for five weeks by cycling’s world governing body for his expulsion from the Tour de France — but the controversial It(...)

GPs are in the unique position that they can prescribe a large quantity of highly valuable and addictive drugs with a quick scribble and a signature. Photograph: iStock

The consultation was not exactly one from the textbook. He stood, I sat. He shook his fist in my face and roared threats about what he would do to me (...)

Dan Martin celebrates after he received the  prize for being the Tour de France’s most combative  rider after the  last stage in Paris on Sunday. Photograph: Getty Images

Six days after taking eighth overall in the Tour de France and winning the most combative rider award, Dan Martin will return to action on Saturday. (...)

 Tour de France winner  Geraint Thomas  hugs  his wife Sarah-Ellen  after the final stage to Paris on Sunday. Photograph: Thomas Samson/AFP/Getty Images

Geraint Thomas has been hailed as “Le Prince de Galles” and “Le cyclist next door” by French papers after winning his first Tour de France. But as the(...)

This famous Ferrari 250 GTO  has, apparently, recently been sold privately for as much as €70 million (€60 million).

A little anecdote, before we get going. Some 21 years ago, just starting my career as a motoring writer, I was dispatched to a car dealer in London to(...)

Tour de France winner Geraint Thomas (left) wearing the leader’s yellow jersey and third-placed Chris Froome (right) cross the finish line. Photo: Philippe Lopez/AFP/Getty Images

Never, surely, has a flute of champagne tasted so sweet as the one Geraint Thomas enjoyed on the road into Paris. For it confirmed that winning the ye(...)

Slovenia’s Primoz Roglic celebrates as he crosses the finish line to win the 19th stage of  the Tour de France  between Lourdes and Laruns. Photograph: Marco Bertorello

Geraint Thomas is in prime position to win his maiden Tour de France after he retained the overall leader’s yellow jersey in a lively 19th stage won b(...)

Netherlands’ Steven Kruijswijk rides through spectators in the ascent to l’Alpe d’Huez during the twelfth stage of the 2018 Tour de France . Photo: Philippe Lopez/Getty Images

How many more years can the French stomach Team Sky’s domination of the Tour de France? Are the traditions of the Tour, the accessibility of the rider(...)

France’s Arnaud Demare celebrates as he crosses the finish line to win the 18th stage  of the Tour de France  between Trie-sur-Baise and Pau. Photograph: Jeff Pachoud/AFP/Getty Images

Arnaud Demare silenced his critics by claiming a comfortable win in the bunch sprint of the 18th stage of the Tour de France on Thursday, the first v(...)

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