Pierre Rolland

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   Germany’s Lennard Kämna (Team Bora-Hansgrohe) in action on his way to winning  the 16th stage  of the Tour de France  between La Tour du Pin and Villard-de-Lans. Photograph: Kenzo Tribouillard/AFP via Getty Images

One down, two to go. With his legs feeling super bouncy on the team bus to the start, only a little less so at the finish, Sam Bennett comfortably sur(...)

 Switzerland’s Marc Hirschi celebrates as he crosses the finish line at the end of the 12th stage  of the Tour de France  between Chauvigny and Sarran. Photograph:  Sebastien Nogier/AFP via Getty Images

Nobody likes to play on Tour de France novelty more than the Tour itself, and there was plenty of it throughout the longest stage of the race from Cha(...)

 Chris Froome  and the rest of the peloton cycle past the Arc de Triomphe during the final stage of the 2016 Tour de France. Photograph:  Michael Steele/Getty Images

The 107th edition of the Classic features a Grand Départ on the Riviera and eight mountain days on the 21-stage route Stage 1: Saturday, August 29th,(...)

The gruelling Col de la Croix de Fer, on the 17th stage of the Tour de France - La Mure to Serre Chevalier. Photograph: Patrick Hertzog/AFP

Stage one: Düsseldorf (14km time trial) Apart from a quick incursion into the city centre, most of this is alongside the river Rhine, dead flat and d(...)

France’s Pierre Rolland of  Cannondale-Drapac celebrates as he crosses the finish line to win the 17th stage of the 100th Giro d’Italia from Tirano to Canazei. Photograph: Luk Benies/AFP/Getty Images

Frenchman Pierre Rolland claimed an audacious victory on stage 17 of the Giro d’Italia to give his Cannondale team a first WorldTour win on European (...)

Spanish rider Omar Fraile of Team Dimension Data celebrates after crossing the finish line to win the 11th stage of the 100th Giro d’Italia cycling race over 161km from Florence to Bagno di Romagna, Italy. Photograph:Alessandro Di Meo/AFP

Omar Fraile took his maiden Grand Tour victory on stage 11 of the Giro d’Italia as Tom Dumoulin hung on to the overall lead despite a frantic and stre(...)

Colombia’s Nairo Quintana pulls away from the yellow jersey of Chris Froome, during the 19th stage of the Tour de France  between Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne and La Toussuire in the  French Alps. Photograph: Jeff Pachoud/AFP/Getty Images

This climb holds mixed memories for Chris Froome and, as well as his confrontation with the stage winner Vincenzo Nibali at the finish, the final six (...)

 Chris Froome, wearing the  yellow jersey, rides in the pack past a lake during the 18th stage  of the Tour de France  between Gap and Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne in the French Alps. Photograph: Lionel Bonaventure/AFP/Getty Images

Romain Bardet was victorious on stage 18 of the Tour de France as Chris Froome maintained his commanding advantage to move a step closer to a second t(...)

Nicolas Roche of Tinkoff-Saxo on the climb to Pla d’Adet in the Pyrenees during the 17th stage of the Tour de France yesterday. Photograph: Jean-Paul Pelissier/Reuters.

Given the strength that Alberto Contador’s lieutenants – Michael Rogers, Nicolas Roche and Rafal Majka – have shown since the Tour de France entered (...)

Philip Deignan came home in third position on stage 18 of the Giro d’Italia. Photograph:  Doug Pensinger/Getty Images

Ireland’s Philip Deignan claimed a place on the podium of the Giro d’Italia after a tough the tough 171km 18th stage from Belluno to Rifugio Panarotto(...)

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