cycling

Jason Kenny secures Britain's sixth track cycling gold in Rio

Britain ends the Rio track cycling events with six gold medals as Jason Kenny rides to victory in an exhausting Keirin event that was drawn out by two false starts.

German track cyclist: British success "very questionable"

Britain's success in track cycling at the Olympics is "very questionable," Germany's women's keirin world champion Kristina Vogel said Monday.

Gold in team pursuit gives Wiggins British Olympic medal record

A gold in the track cycling team pursuit has given Bradley Wiggins an eighth Olympic medal for a British record total.

America's Armstrong wins third straight time trial gold

American Kristin Armstrong came out of retirement a second time to complete a hat-trick of Olympic gold medals in the women's road cycling time trial at the Rio Games on Wednesday.

Dutch cyclist Van der Breggen wins Rio gold, team-mate hurt in crash

Anna van der Breggen delivered the Netherlands its first gold medal of the Rio Olympics on Sunday in a nail-biting finish to the women's cycling road race, which saw her team-mate Annemiek van...

Van Avermaet clinches men's road race gold for Belgium

Greg Van Avermaet of Belgium captured gold for Belgium in the men's cycling road race at the Olympics on Saturday.

Controlled explosion of suspicious backpack at Olympic cycling race

A Brazil police bomb squad conducted a controlled explosion of an unattended backback near the course of the Olympic cycling road race on Saturday.

Briton Cavendish wins first stage of 103rd Tour de France

Britain's Mark Cavendish won the first stage of cycling's 103rd Tour de France Saturday.

Cyclists stage bike-ride demo in Berlin for better conditions

Tens of thousands of cyclists demonstrated for better cycling provisions in Berlin on Sunday as part of the so-called Star Ride in the German capital.