cycling highlights


Italian Cyclist Michele Scarponi Struck by Van, Killed While Training

"We left a great champion and a special guy, always smiling in every situation​."
Liam Daniel Pierce

Norwegian Cycling Officials Accuse Qatari Policeman of Intentionally Hitting Female Cyclist With Car

The cyclist also insinuated that she was hit deliberately because she was wearing shorts.
Liam Daniel Pierce

Iranian Cyclist Dies After Crashing at the Rio Paralympics

There will be a moment of silence for Iranian cyclist Bahman Golbarnezhad during tomorrow's closing ceremonies.
Liam Daniel Pierce
annemiek van vleuten

After Three Spinal Fractures in Terrifying Crash, Dutch Cyclist Could Be Out of Hospital Today

Annemiek van Vleuten is recovering in a short stay at the hospital after her scary crash.
Leander Schaerlaeckens
Rio 2016

Dutch Cyclist Suffered Three Spinal Fractures and Concussion in Terrifying Crash Just Miles Away from Gold

Dutch cyclist Annemiek van Vleuten is set to spend 24 hours in intensive care, and is still conscious.
Liam Daniel Pierce

Bizarre Cheetah-Man Chases Down Bicycle in Giro d'Italia, Eats Shit

It looks like a B-side version of "Cats" the musical out there.
Liam Daniel Pierce

Cyclist Seriously Injured in High-Speed Crash at Tour of Utah

Irish cyclist Matt Brammeier was involved in a scary and violent crash in Utah this weekend resulting in fractured ribs, a punctured lung, and fractures to his pelvic and sacral bones.
Sean Newell
Tour de France

Tour de France Leader Chris Froome Says Fan Threw Urine at Him

A fan at the Tour de France threw a pot of urine at leader Chris Froome because of doping allegations.
Sean Newell