Geraint Thomas and Simon Yates are both confident they've overcome their Tour de France injuries to lay it on the line in the men's Olympic road race.
Tour de France stars, last-chance veterans and rising phenoms headline the three teams to watch in Tokyo on Saturday.
Japanese champion Eri Yonamine has been racing for a decade, six of those as a professional, but the 2021 Olympics will be her first international race on home soil.
‘There was a level of maturity in understanding how to actually go, that it’s not just a dream.’
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Here's the news making the headlines on Monday, July 19.
Wout van Aert won a sprint, a time trial and a mountain stage, but GC ambitions are on pause – and that's good for all of us at home.
Here's the news making the headlines on Tuesday, July 13.
New detection methods for 'technological fraud' will be rolled out at the Tokyo Olympic Games for track, road and mountain bike disciplines.
Cecilie Uttrup Ludwig has been riding high in 2021 with her first WorldTour win and will complete a dream this year by competing at the Olympic Games in Tokyo.
Mathieu van der Poel pulls out of the Tour de France after losing yellow as he looks to focus on the mountain bike event at the Olympic Games.
Mørkøv has had to wait two full Olympic cycles for the return of the Madison event as he eyes a long-awaited gold medal.
With three Dutch riders in the top four at La Course, the nation looks set to dominate the Olympic Games road race next month. Can they be beaten, and how?
Van Aert still on the comeback after appendix operation and is mindful of stretching his form through to the Olympics.
The Canyon-SRAM rider is skipping the Giro d'Italia Donne in order to prepare properly for the Olympic Games in July.
U.S. rider Kristen Faulkner has filed a legal challenge to USA Cycling's selections for the Olympic women's road race.
After taking a six-month sabbatical from professional cycling, Tom Dumoulin is back at his best with his fourth national time trial victory.
The American riders have been chosen for next month’s Olympic Games. Here, we look at the process, analyze the inevitable disappointments and ask the ultimate question: Did we choose the best athletes to win medals in Tokyo?
The 46-year old will compete in the individual time trial in Tokyo.
Here’s what they said after being named to U.S. Olympic squad for road, mountain bike, track, BMX cycling
American riders react to being named to Team USA for the Olympic Games in Tokyo.
Winder, Leah Thomas, Coryn Rivera, and Chloe Dygert will race on the road in Tokyo.
Amber Neben, Coryn Rivera, Chloe Woodruff, Christopher Blevins, and others named to the full U.S. squad for Tokyo
Grippy opening stages offer Dutch steam train an opportunity to grab yellow, and green could be waiting for him in Paris – if he wants it.
The decorated XC racer is making her final bid for the Olympics, just four months after becoming a mother.
Here's the news making the headlines on Tuesday, June 8.
The 26-year-old is one of four Dutch riders hunting medals in the Olympic mountain bike event.
With more than 80% of Japanese citizens opposed to the Olympics, volunteer numbers are taking a hit.
Sicilian veteran battling for Olympic selection as Filippo Ganna moves toward center of Italian cycling's future.
Physicians predict a full recovery from a non-displaced fracture of the ulna for the cross-country pro.
As Sepp Kuss readies for his second Tour de France, the team is banking on his consistency in the fight for the yellow jersey.
Howes hopes to finally make the U.S. Olympic team after several close calls.
After less than three years of racing on the track, Lily Williams sets her sights on the USA's Olympic team pursuit squad.
Egan Bernal's back is holding up at the Giro d'Italia but he has no plans to test it further at the Tour de France.
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Despite a climber-friendly Olympics course in Tokyo, Sepp Kuss took himself out of consideration to focus on the Tour de France and Vuelta a España.
For Olympic Games-obsessed Wiles, earning selection for Tokyo would be a childhood dream come true.
Swenson's Olympic journey began when he was a 10-year-old kid watching the NORBA National races at Deer Valley, Utah.
A win at the race is an automatic qualifier for the Tokyo games.
Tom Dumoulin is to begin his preparation for the Olympic Games at the Tour de Suisse in June, team officials confirmed.
After the 22-year old finished third at the Albstadt World Cup, Tokyo doesn't seem so far away.
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Here's what's making headlines on Tuesday, May 11.
Only two World Cups before the Olympics? Mathieu van der Poel says ‘I’ll try to be good on the days that matter’
The Dutchman finished first in the XCC and seventh in the XCO at Albstadt last weekend.
The course will be fast and the form will be high, say four members of the U.S. Olympic long team.
Ruth Winder heads into the U.S. Olympic selection process with a healthy perspective on how Tokyo 2021 fits into her professional goals.
Neben, a two-time world champion in the individual time trial, believes she still has what it takes to win.
Belgian superstar returns to racing for first time since his crash with 'no pressure, just fun.'
George Bennett bypasses Tour de France in favor of Giro leadership and 'once in a career opportunity' in Tokyo.
Deceuninck-Quick-Step plays down expectations ahead of Remco Evenepoel's highly anticipated grand tour debut without discounting anything.
Four months after going on hiatus, Dumoulin has been spotted on the TT bike and is reported to be prioritized for COVID vaccination ahead of Olympics.
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The Japanese lawmaker takes over after former chief Yoshiro Mori resigned due to making sexist comments about women.
In an exclusive interview with The Outer Line, the former president of WADA talks about his time in the world of international sport and anti-doping – saying Lance Armstrong got what he deserved, and confirming that the 2021 Tokyo Olympics will go on as currently planned.
Canadian emerged as antagonist to Lance Armstrong after helping to found WADA in 1999.
Classics, Giro d'Italia, Tour de France, Olympics all on the menu for Sagan this year.
Belgian supremo increasing his focus on road racing despite years-long cyclocross rivalry with Mathieu van der Poel.
French multi-discipline star will leave Canyon-SRAM in 2021 as she focuses on ambitions at Olympic mountain bike race.
Cycling to receive £35.4m GBP ($47.9m USD) for Paris Games, a 12 percent increase on that awarded for Tokyo 2021.
Court of Arbitration for Sport reduces Russia's ban from Olympic events relating to doping scheme at 2014 Games to two years.
Olympic charter mandating Winter Olympic sports are held on snow or ice continues to put stopper on negotiations.
Mathieu van der Poel has an ambitious 2021 racing calendar that targets the biggest events in three disciplines.
Paris Games to host equal numbers of male and female cyclists in 2024, with 90 athletes from each sex participating in road events.
NTT Continental Cycling Team becomes Team Qhubeka for 2021 as it looks to continue developing U23 talent from Africa.
Next season could top everything that Mathieu van der Poel missed out on in 2020.
Belgian star put in more than 700km in his first week of training in Spain since his crash at Il Lombardia.
Houle feels that national body is failing to support road cycling as budget squeeze leads to focus elsewhere.
WADA chief admits the pandemic created 'holes' in testing procedures through 2020, but is looking to close up any leaks in the approach to Tokyo.
Swiss standout to target Ardennes classics and Olympics in 2021 after breakout 2020 season.
The Sicilian veteran turns 36 on Saturday but insists that age is no object after subdued 2020 season.
Italian star to take momentum from 2020 into spring classics campaign ahead of Olympic bid.
Californian racer transfers to Movistar in 2021 as she sets sights on selection for U.S. Olympic team.
The UCI's decision to reopen rider rankings amid the COVID-19 pandemic has generated pushback from riders.
The UCI has released the 20201 WorldTour calendars for men and women, and the Amgen Tour of California is noticeably absent from both.