Alex Dowsett

10 results

 Italian rider Diego Ulissi  celebrates pipping Joao Almeida to the 13th stage of the 2020 Giro d’Italia in Monselice, Italy. Photograph: Luca Zennaro/EPA

Some were last seen properly battered, some just badly bruised, others appearing to simply vanish overnight in what later proved suspicious circumstan(...)

Chris Froome is to leave Team Ineos for Israel Start-Up Nation. Photograph: Martin Rickett/PA

Seven-time Grand Tour winner Chris Froome will leave Team Ineos for Israel Start-Up Nation at the end of the season to bring an end to a decade-long a(...)

Yellow jersey holder Mike Teunissen and his Jumbo-Visma cycling team sprint to take the second stage of the Tour de France. Photograph: Anne-Christine Poujoulat/AFP/Getty

The best-laid plans of Geraint Thomas and Egan Bernal were undone at the very last in the team time trial stage of this year’s Tour de France as the J(...)

British cyclist Chris Froome in action during the first stage of the Giro d’Italia  in Jerusalem, Israel. Photograph: Atef Safadi/EPA

Since arriving in Israel Chris Froome has made a decent effort of concealing the mental bruising of an ongoing battle to rescue his reputation but the(...)

Etixx-Quick Step rider Tony Martin of Germany celebrates as he crosses the finish line to win the 223.5-km (138.9 miles) 4th stage of the 102nd Tour de France cycling race from Seraing in Belgium, to Cambrai, France. Photo: Benoit Tessier/Reuters

Tony Martin belatedly claimed the Tour de France leader’s yellow jersey for the first time on Tuesday with victory on stage four to Cambrai. Meanwhile(...)

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(...)

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(...)

 Alex Dowsett of Great Britain and Movistar watches the TV to check if he has taken the race lead after stage six of the Tour of Britain from Bath to Hemel Hempstead. Photograph:  Bryn Lennon/Getty Images

Dan Martin will face a crucial test in his battle to hold onto sixth place in the Vuelta a Espana on Saturday. He finished in the reduced-size (...)

 Bradley Wiggins of Sky Procycling in action during   the Giro D’Italia. Photograph:  Bryn Lennon/Getty Images

British time-trial champion Alex Dowsett claimed stage eight of the Giro D’Italia today as Bradley Wiggins closed the gap on his general classi(...)