Cycling

Ewan takes opening win

Australian star Caleb Ewan avoided a crash on the final lap to win the Down Under Classic on Sunday, the criterium prelude to the Tour Down Under. Ewan crossed the finish line in downtown Adelaide just over a bike length ahead of three-time world champion Peter Sagan after 30 laps of a 1.7km circuit. Sagan ...

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Porte to make Trek debut at TDU

Former winner Richie Porte will make his debut in Trek-Segafredo colours at the Tour Down Under. The Australian switched from BMC Racing at the end of the 2018 season and will be going for an unprecedented sixth consecutive victory on Australia’s most iconic climb – Willunga Hill – as he again targets the general classification. “The Tour Down Under is ...

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Froome could ride Tour de Yorkshire

Chris Froome could take part in the Tour de Yorkshire as part of a much-changed preparation for his bid to win a fifth Tour de France. Froome confirmed on New Year’s Day that he would not be defending his crown at the Giro d’Italia to focus on winning in France, where he has another chance to equal the all-time record ...

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