Cycling

Ineos refuse to comment on Froome exit reports

Team Ineos have declined to comment on reports linking Chris Froome with a rare mid-season move to a rival outfit before this year’s Tour de France, but are understood to be relaxed about the seven-time Grand Tour winner’s contract situation. Froome, who has fought back from career-threatening injuries suffered at the Criterium du Dauphine last ...

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2020 Tour of Britain cancelled

This year’s Tour of Britain has been called off with organisers admitting it was “impractical” to stage the race amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. The race was due to start in Penzance on September 6 and travel to Aberdeen across eight days, but the route will instead be used 12 months later for the 2021 edition. Vuelta cancels stages in ...

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Vuelta cancels stages in Portugal

This year’s Vuelta a Espana will not go through Portugal as planned because of coronavirus, organisers said on Saturday. The start of the race was postponed from August 14 to October 20 with the opening three stages in the Netherlands cancelled because of the COVID-19 situation. The 15th and 16th stages were due to go through Portugal but those plans ...

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