Professional cyclists have paid tribute to Niels De Vriendt, a young racer who could not be saved despite medics spending 40 minutes trying to resuscitate him after he collapsed while preparing for the season restart in Belgium.
The Prime Minister of Italy has asked fans to pray for Alex Zanardi after the IndyCar champ, who won gold as a Paralympian after losing both legs, collided with a truck on his handbike, and was rushed into brain surgery.
As mass activities worldwide fall victim to the COVID-19 pandemic, organizers of the world's foremost bare-biking gathering are planning to turn their annual stripped cycle into a day-long event open to even more pedaling nudists.
Devi Sridhar, a health expert currently guiding Scotland's response to the COVID-19 outbreak, says that officials have 'no choice' but to cancel the Tour de France given the significant risk to public health it represents.
Egan Bernal is the toast of his country after becoming the first man from a Latin American nation to win the Tour de France, and his team boss Dave Brailsford says the young star’s success could start something big in Colombia.
Colombian cycling hero Egan Bernal captured the Tour de France yellow jersey with just one day to go, and now looks set for sporting immortality in his home country as he bids to win the most famous cycling race in the world.