Mikel Nieve

6 results

 Russia’s Ilnur Zakarin of Team Katusha reacts as he crosses the finish line to win stage 13 of the Giro d’Italia  from Pinerolo to Ceresole Reale. Photograph: Luk Benies/AFP/Getty Images

Following on from his long-distance breakaway and superb third place on Thursday’s stage of the Giro d’Italia, Eddie Dunbar was on the attack again on(...)

Britain’s Geraint Thomas celebrates as he crosses the finish line to win the 11th stage of the 105th edition of the Tour de France cycling race between Albertville and La Rosiere. Photo: Marco Bertorello/Getty Images

And then there were two. In a fulminating finale to the first ski station finish of this year’s Tour de France Team Sky crushed their rivals and gave (...)

The situation over the missing summonses is likely to ramp up pressure on Garda Commissioner Nóirín O’Sullivan to quantify the problem and resolve it. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Government Ministers have expressed concern that the scale of the breath tests controversy may be significantly worse than outlined in two Garda repor(...)

Astana Pro Team rider Fabio Aru celebrates on the podium wearing the overall leader’s yellow jersey following the 12th stage of the 104th edition of the Tour de France. Photo: Yoan Valat/EPA

Against all expectations, 200m from the top of the airport runway used to shoot parts of the film Tomorrow Never Dies, the Tour de France saw Sky fall(...)

Sam Bennett has been confirmed as one of Bora-Argon18’s two leaders for the Tour de France. Photograph: Getty

What appears to have been an inadvertent - and, according to the Sky team, inaccurate - shortlist for the Tour de France caused concerns on Tuesday(...)

Orica Greenedge’s Simon Gerrans sprints to win the third stage of the  Tour de France   from Ajaccio to Calvi on  Corsica. Cannondale  rider Peter Sagan (right) of Slovakia took second place. Photograph: Eric Gaillard/Reuters

Simon Gerrans of Orica GreenEdge won the third stage of the 100th Tour de France in a sprint finish in Calvi as Peter Sagan settled for second for a s(...)