Cycling News
Ontheminute.com

LATEST CYCLING NEWS
( HEADLINE VERSION )

Police appeal for witnesses to fatal Maramarua road crash
August 04, 2018 (20:00) [ Indexed from New Zealand Herald ]
Police are appealing for witnesses of a fatal road crash south of Auckland to come forward.A 49-year-old man was hit by a truck around 7.20 last night on State Highway 2 at Maramarua. He died at the scene.The police said officers... More...
Geraint Thomas pays tribute to Chris Froome after Welshman's Tour de France triumph
August 01, 2018 (20:00) [ Indexed from Mirror.co.uk ]
Thomas linked arms with four-times champion Froome in a show of solidarity as they crossed the line More...
Nibali has 'successful' surgery on broken back
July 31, 2018 (20:00) [ Indexed from New Zealand Herald ]
MILAN (AP) " Vincenzo Nibali will return to training in a few days after undergoing back surgery following a crash in the Tour de France.Nibali broke his 10th vertebra on the famous climb up to Alpe d'Huez on July 19 when a fan... More...
Geraint Thomas congratulated by ex-Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger on Tour de France win
July 31, 2018 (20:00) [ Indexed from Mirror.co.uk ]
The Welshman is a big Arsenal fan and was congratulated by the Frenchman after his success More...
Welsh govt to give a parade to Tour de France winner Geraint Thomas
July 30, 2018 (20:00) [ Indexed from New Zealand Herald ]
By becoming the first-ever Welsh to claim La Grande Boucle, Geraint Thomas is the new icon of a nation. After lighting the City Hall and the Welsh Assembly in yellow, the Cardiff City Council is now looking at organising a huge... More...
Cycling: Geraint Thomas antidote to Sky vitriol
July 30, 2018 (20:00) [ Indexed from New Zealand Herald ]
Geraint Thomas ascended to the pinnacle of cycling yesterday, saying his historic Tour de France victory was proof of the power of "hard work" and insisting his triumph had not been aided by the use of drugs.Standing on the top... More...
Team Sky's dominance at Tour de France set to continue
July 30, 2018 (20:00) [ Indexed from New Zealand Herald ]
PARIS (AP) " The Tour de France has a new champion, but the narrative remains the same at cycling's biggest race: Team Sky's domination has no limits.By placing Geraint Thomas on top of the podium on the Champs-Elysees on Sunday,... More...
Lawson Craddock's Tour de France miracle - last comes first in saving his hometown track
July 30, 2018 (20:00) [ Indexed from New Zealand Herald ]
No one has tried harder to finish last than American cyclist Lawson Craddock, and no one has got more joy from it.The 26-year-old should never have finished this year's Tour de France, after fracturing his shoulder blade in a day... More...
Tour de France: Why the French hates Team Sky?
July 30, 2018 (20:00) [ Indexed from New Zealand Herald ]
The 2018 edition of the Tour de France has been imbued with an unusual and strong tension between the public and the peloton. Team Sky was particularly targeted. Ahead the third week of race, four-times Tour de France winner Chris... More...
Geraint Thomas lets lovebirds marry in 2.5m house where Tour de France winner wed wife Sara for 5k a pop
July 30, 2018 (20:00) [ Indexed from Mirror.co.uk ]
Welsh cyclist extraordinaire bought Italianate villa in Monmouthshire in 2015 and now he's inviting brides and grooms to shell out thousands to hire it More...
Chris Froome ready to go again at Tour de France in 2019 after aiding teammate Geraint Thomas' success
July 30, 2018 (20:00) [ Indexed from Mirror.co.uk ]
Thomas acknowledged four-times champion Froome's gesture in his winner's speech from the podium on the Champs Elysees More...
Geraint Thomas' heavy night in Paris nightclub partying until 4am to toast Tour de France win
July 30, 2018 (20:00) [ Indexed from Mirror.co.uk ]
Thomas was officially crowned Tour winner on Sunday evening and went straight out on the town to celebrate the win More...
Geraint Thomas remembers sharing house with British cycling greats after landing Yellow Jersey at Tour de France
July 30, 2018 (20:00) [ Indexed from Mirror.co.uk ]
The Welshman clinched cycling's biggest prize after a procession in Paris on Sunday More...
Gracious in defeat, Froome set to aim again at Tour glory
July 29, 2018 (20:00) [ Indexed from New Zealand Herald ]
PARIS (AP) " Sitting alone and unnoticed behind a giant board during the Tour de France winner's news conference, Chris Froome patiently listened to Geraint Thomas's answers.It was an unfamiliar position for Froome, who for the... More...
Tour de France Stages
July 29, 2018 (20:00) [ Indexed from New Zealand Herald ]
July 7 " Stage 1: Noirmoutier-en-l'Ile_Fontenay-le-Comte, flat (201km-124.9 miles) (Stage: Fernando Gaviria, Colombia; Yellow Jersey: Gaviria)July 8 " Stage 2: Mouilleron-Saint-Germain_La Roche-sur-Yon, flat (182.5-113.4) (Peter... More...
Thomas: Olympic star, loyal teammate, and now Tour champion
July 29, 2018 (20:00) [ Indexed from New Zealand Herald ]
PARIS (AP) " Five years ago when riding the Tour de France in support of Chris Froome, Geraint Thomas fell off his bike on a Corsican road in the opening stage and broke his pelvis.Against all odds, Thomas soldiered on for 3,000... More...
Undeterred by skeptical fans, Thomas takes Tour title
July 29, 2018 (20:00) [ Indexed from New Zealand Herald ]
PARIS (AP) " The spits and the jeers. The eggs thrown at team cars. The attempts to unbalance riders while riding up the most grueling climbs.Geraint Thomas never flinched at whatever fans " or his rivals " threw at him or Team... More...
Cycling: Geraint Thomas wins his first Tour de France title
July 29, 2018 (20:00) [ Indexed from New Zealand Herald ]
Geraint Thomas won his first Tour de France title on Sunday, concluding his transformation from a support rider into a champion of cycling's biggest race.The Welsh rider with Team Sky successfully defended his lead of 1 minute,... More...
Tour de France Champions
July 29, 2018 (20:00) [ Indexed from New Zealand Herald ]
1903_Maurice Garin (France)1904_Henri Cornet (France)1905_Louis Trousselier (France)1906_Rene Pottier (France)1907_Lucien Petit-Breton (France)1908_Lucien Petit-Breton (France)1909_Francois Faber (Luxembourg)1910_Octave... More...
Cycling: Thomas defies the Tour doubters
July 29, 2018 (20:00) [ Indexed from New Zealand Herald ]
This is a summer marked indelibly by the passing of the flame. No sooner had Lionel Messi's last realistic hope of World Cup glory been snuffed out by the jet heels of Kylian Mbappe than the yellow jersey had slipped from Chris Froome's... More...
Geraint Thomas already eyeing ANOTHER Tour de France win, admitting: "I've certainly got the taste for it"
July 29, 2018 (20:00) [ Indexed from Mirror.co.uk ]
Welshman with sixth British victory in seven years at cycling's blue-riband event is squeaky-clean poster boy the sport needs More...
Geraint Thomas drops the mic on his Tour de France victory and rides into legend
July 29, 2018 (20:00) [ Indexed from Mirror.co.uk ]
The biggest victory of your life? There's only one thing a Tour de France champion can do... More...
Geraint Thomas wins Tour de France 2018 and toasts victory with glass of champagne on way to finish line
July 29, 2018 (20:00) [ Indexed from Mirror.co.uk ]
Cycling's Prince of Wales rode home to victory in Paris after hoisting aloft the red dragon flag during the final stage More...
Cycling: Geraint Thomas - Olympic star, loyal teammate, and now Tour de France champ
July 28, 2018 (20:00) [ Indexed from New Zealand Herald ]
Five years ago when riding the Tour de France in support of Chris Froome, Geraint Thomas fell off his bike on a Corsican road in the opening stage and broke his pelvis.Against all odds, Thomas soldiered on for 3,000 kilometers and... More...
TASTE OF THE TOUR: Paris delights saving the best for last
July 28, 2018 (20:00) [ Indexed from New Zealand Herald ]
ESPELETTE, France (AP) " The Tour de France's final stage brings the curtain down on three weeks of gastronomic delights with the best saved for last in the French capital.Sunday will be a day of indulgence.Riders will toast champagne... More...
Thomas: Olympic star, loyal teammate, and now Tour champ
July 28, 2018 (20:00) [ Indexed from New Zealand Herald ]
ESPELETTE, France (AP) " Five years ago when riding the Tour de France in support of Chris Froome, Geraint Thomas fell off his bike on a Corsican road in the opening stage and broke his pelvis.Against all odds, Thomas soldiered... More...
Tour de France Stages
July 28, 2018 (20:00) [ Indexed from New Zealand Herald ]
July 7 " Stage 1: Noirmoutier-en-l'Ile_Fontenay-le-Comte, flat (201km-125 miles) (Stage: Fernando Gaviria, Colombia; Yellow Jersey: Gaviria)July 8 " Stage 2: Mouilleron-Saint-Germain_La Roche-sur-Yon, flat (182.5-113) (Peter Sagan,... More...
Thomas effectively seals his first Tour de France title
July 28, 2018 (20:00) [ Indexed from New Zealand Herald ]
ESPELETTE, France (AP) " No longer merely a support rider for Chris Froome, Geraint Thomas is going to Paris in the yellow jersey.The Welshman with Team Sky effectively sealed his first Tour de France title by protecting his lead... More...
Geraint Thomas will win Tour de France on Sunday after retaining Yellow Jersey on Stage 20
July 28, 2018 (20:00) [ Indexed from Mirror.co.uk ]
Thomas became the virtual Tour de France champion here, Wales celebrated one of its greatest sporting moments           More...
TASTE OF THE TOUR: Pan-seared squid in the Basque Country
July 27, 2018 (20:00) [ Indexed from New Zealand Herald ]
LARUNS, France (AP) " The Tour de France's penultimate stage is a time trial in the Basque Country, where pan-seared squid with Espelette peppers washed down with deep red wines contribute to the locals' bonhomie.Artisan chocolates,... More...
People on Bikes to take viewers on ride of their lives
July 27, 2018 (20:00) [ Indexed from New Zealand Herald ]
Want to get fit, help the environment and enjoy some fresh air while sampling the beauty of New Zealand? Then get on your bike!Each week, new TVNZ 1 show People on Bikes will take viewers on an armchair ride along one of New Zealand's... More...
Thomas can taste Tour title with 1 big stage to go
July 27, 2018 (20:00) [ Indexed from New Zealand Herald ]
LARUNS, France (AP) " Having worn the leader's yellow jersey over the Alps and through the Pyrenees, only one more challenging stage stands in the way of Geraint Thomas winning his first Tour de France.Thomas takes an advantage... More...
Ladies first: 13 female cyclists completing Tour de France
July 27, 2018 (20:00) [ Indexed from New Zealand Herald ]
LOURDES, France (AP) " They ride every stage of the Tour de France before the men do.Over the same mountains on the same 3,351-kilometer (2,082-mile) route.Except there won't be a podium or prize money waiting for them on the... More...
Cycling: Cyclists' incredible toughness in Tour de France revealed
July 27, 2018 (20:00) [ Indexed from New Zealand Herald ]
One of the scarier sights in this year's Tour de France was on Tuesday seeing top Belgian rider Philippe Gilbert mistime his high-speed descent into a tight corner in the Pyrenees and go flying over a steep edge.Gilbert climbed... More...
Geraint Thomas's Tour de France prize money dwarfed by other top sports titles - and he has to share it
July 27, 2018 (20:00) [ Indexed from Mirror.co.uk ]
Novak Djokovic and Francesco Molinari took home comfortably bigger amounts for their triumphs at Wimbledon and The Open More...
Geraint Thomas' wife Sarah Elen Thomas on how couple met - and why her brother calls him 'King D**k'
July 27, 2018 (20:00) [ Indexed from Mirror.co.uk ]
Thomas is about to win the Tour de France for the first time but who is the woman behind the Yellow Jersey? More...
Geraint Thomas all but wins Tour de France 2018 after Team Sky rider survives last mountain stage
July 27, 2018 (20:00) [ Indexed from Mirror.co.uk ]
Thomas has now led from the front on the general classification for 850 miles and produced another ride of stunning maturity More...
Who is Geraint Thomas? Inside track on Britain's Tour de France hopeful
July 27, 2018 (20:00) [ Indexed from Mirror.co.uk ]
The Team Sky rider is bidding for glory as Le Tour comes to its conclusion over the next couple of days More...
Running: For a new challenge he ran every stage of the 2018 Tour de France
July 26, 2018 (20:00) [ Indexed from New Zealand Herald ]
The man who last year ran 44 marathons in 44 countries in 44 days wanted a new challenge - so he ran every stage of this year's Tour de France.Because the average speed of the winner in each stage of the Tour is more than 40kph,... More...
Dumoulin down to his last chance in Tour de France
July 26, 2018 (20:00) [ Indexed from New Zealand Herald ]
PAU, France (AP) " The Tour de France is Geraint Thomas' race to lose with only one rider seemingly left with a slim hope of catching the Welshman.The last stage in the Pyrenees on Friday - the Tour's so-called "queen stage" for... More...
Tour de France Stages
July 26, 2018 (20:00) [ Indexed from New Zealand Herald ]
July 7 " Stage 1: Noirmoutier-en-l'Ile_Fontenay-le-Comte, flat (201km-124.9 miles) (Stage: Fernando Gaviria, Colombia; Yellow Jersey: Gaviria)July 8 " Stage 2: Mouilleron-Saint-Germain_La Roche-sur-Yon, flat (182.5-113.4) (Peter... More...
TASTE OF THE TOUR: Legendary mountains, miracles at Lourdes
July 26, 2018 (20:00) [ Indexed from New Zealand Herald ]
SAINT-LARY-SOULAN, France (AP) " In Lourdes, where villager Bernadette Soubirous said she had visions of Mary while gathering stones back in the 19th century, Chris Froome will need a miracle heading into the Pyrenees' final stage... More...
Tour de France: Geraint Thomas looks to cement Tour lead in final mountain leg
July 26, 2018 (20:00) [ Indexed from New Zealand Herald ]
Arnaud Demare was rewarded today for hauling his muscular frame over the Alps and through the Pyrenees.Geraint Thomas, meanwhile, is preparing to cement his hold on the yellow jersey in Friday's final mountain test of the Tour de... More...
Tour de France glossary: Fries, water heaters and lanterns
July 26, 2018 (20:00) [ Indexed from New Zealand Herald ]
PAU, France (AP) " Geraint Thomas is having "la frite" at this Tour de France. He's the race's new "patron."Meanwhile, four-time champion Chris Froome "went through the window" in the Pyrenees and has been relegated to a "super... More...
Tour de France glory at Geraint Thomas' fingertips as he takes two-minute lead into last mountain stage
July 26, 2018 (20:00) [ Indexed from Mirror.co.uk ]
Welshman will almost certainly succeed team-mate Chris Froome if he can keep rivals at bay over two-peak test More...
Nibali to have surgery on broken back
July 26, 2018 (08:00) [ Indexed from New Zealand Herald ]
MILAN (AP) " Vincenzo Nibali will undergo surgery next week on the back he injured during a crash in the Tour de France as the Bahrain Merida cyclist aims to be back to ride in the Spanish Vuelta.Nibali broke the 10th vertebrae... More...
Cycling: Chris Froome tackled off bike in Tour De France after policeman mistakes him for rogue fan
July 26, 2018 (08:00) [ Indexed from New Zealand Herald ]
Chris Froome has crashed following the brutally difficult 17th stage of the Tour de France after police mistook him for a fan on the way down the mountain.Team Sky tells The Associated Press there was a misunderstanding and when... More...
Chris Froome brands Tour de France clash with policeman a "misunderstanding" after being dragged from bike
July 26, 2018 (08:00) [ Indexed from Mirror.co.uk ]
Pictures emerged of Va Va Froome remonstrating angrily with the police officer who knocked him off his £10,000 Pinarello machine after stage 17 More...
TASTE OF THE TOUR: Henri IV, Poule au Pot and pressed cheese
July 25, 2018 (20:00) [ Indexed from New Zealand Herald ]
SAINT-LARY-SOULAN, France (AP) " A new start and a royal finish. After two grueling days in the mountains, exhausted Tour de France riders will discover a new place on the race map in the small town of Trie-sur-Baise, which for centuries... More...
Froome crashes after police mistake him for fan
July 25, 2018 (20:00) [ Indexed from New Zealand Herald ]
SAINT-LARY-SOULAN, France (AP) " Chris Froome has crashed following the brutally difficult 17th stage of the Tour de France after police mistook him for a fan on the way down the mountain.Team Sky tells The Associated Press there... More...

« Previous | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | Next »

From 351 until 400 / 58277


Most visited today
 - Kevin Pauwels cruises to Superprestige win in Asper-Gavere, second victory of weekend
 - Tour de France at a glance (The Associated Press)
 - Cycling-Road-World Ranking standings (Reuters)
 - After three races, the No. 10 car " and Danica Patrick " is out of the top 35 in points ()
 - Giro d'Italia Results
 - Tour de France at a glance
 - Cycling-Road-Team World Ranking standings (Reuters)
 - Tour de France Stages
 - New Zealand's secret super bikes debut at Rio Olympics
 - Criterium du Dauphine Results

Most visited last week
 - Top 10 late holiday deals
 - Commonwealth Games: Event a big deal - Waddell
 - Highlights on final day of the Commonwealth Games
 - The French Connection helps Auckland move greener
 - Cav faces race of his life
 - Palm Pre October launch still on track
 - Dauphine Libere (external website)
 - Kanye West: See funny Barack Obama video spoof of his Taylor Swift MTV VMAs stage invasion
 - Tour de France at a Glance (The Associated Press)
 - Cycling-Road-Team World Ranking standings (Reuters)

Funny games