A hailstorm in the Alps stopped Friday's stage of the Tour de France after it left the road impassable, organisers said.
Before every day of the Tour de France, Patrick and his teammate drive along the route in their van, painting over any phallic imagery on the roads or walls.
First taking place in 1903, this year will be the 106th edition of the iconic sporting event.
The 106th edition of the legendary cycling race kicks off in the Belgian capital on Saturday. The 176 riders will battle it out over 3,400 kms for the coveted yellow jersey.
Four-time Tour de France winner Christopher Froome is out of this year’s race after a serious accident while training, his manager has confirmed to French television.
Fans of the most respected cycling race in the world will have to gather 352 stickers to complete the inaugural Tour de France album.
The world’s best city for cycling will host the start of the planet’s biggest bike race, it was confirmed today.
"I’m not sure whether this is a bike shop, an art gallery or a museum"
A US rider who failed a drugs test is now set to launch his own cycling team.
Welshman negotiates final time trial
Gino Bartali was not only Italy's champion cyclist. He also saved the lives of hundreds of Jews during World War II.
Geraint Thomas was 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 by Slovenian Primoz Roglic as defending champion Chris Froome slipped down to fourth on Friday.
Chris Froome was hoping to join the likes of Eddy Merckx, Jacques Anquetil, Miguel Indurain and Bernard Hinault, as the only riders in the Tour de France's history to win the race five times.
Julian Alaphilippe's descending skills made the difference as the Frenchman claimed his second victory in this year's Tour de France to take the 16th stage.
Tear gas fired by police forces riders to stop
The Tour de France and cycling's governing body, the UCI, are taking steps to verify that riders are not cheating by using bikes that have hidden motors.
Spain's Fraile wins Tour de France stage 14, while Team Sky's Geraint Thomas keeps the yellow jersey.
The Welshman came out tops in a five-man sprint finish after climbing up the imposing Alpe d'Huez
The first alpine stage of this year's Tour de France saw Frenchman Julien Alaphilippe come home first, while Greg Van Avermaet retained the yellow jersey with a fourth place finish in Le Grand Bornand.
John Degenkolb won a dramatic stage 9 of the Tour de France, outsprinting yellow jersey holder Greg Van Avermaet late on.
Dylan Groenewegen snatched his second win in a row on the Tour de France when he prevailed in awe-inspiring fashion in a bunch sprint at the end of the eighth stage on Saturday.
Ireland's Dan Martin wins Tour stage six
His American BMC team got round the 35 and a half kilometre course four seconds faster than Team Sky.
Defending champion Chris Froome has been cleared of cleared of doping charges, days before the Tour de France begins
The defending champion will compete, even if the organisers of cycling's biggest race want to prevent the four-time winner from appearing in this year's event, says Team Sky.
Team Sky cyclist Chris Froome says he didn't break any rules following a positive test for excessive levels of the asthma drug Salbutamol at this year's Vuelta a Espana.