Stage 2 of the 108th Tour de France saw the 180 riders who took to the start cover 183.5km from Perros-Guirec to Mûr-de-Bretagne on Sunday, 27 June.
Mathieu van der Poel won Stage 2 of the Tour de France on Sunday to claim the overall leader’s yellow jersey and strike a blow for his famous cycling family.
South Africa’s Nic Dlamini set off on cycling’s Tour de France on Saturday, a long way from the township of his childhood and hoping his odyssey inspires youngsters growing up in similarly modest circumstances to reject gun crime.
Four-time Tour de France winner Chris Froome escaped serious injury when he got caught up in a crash-strewn first stage of this year’s race on Saturday.
It was a brutal start to the 108th Tour de France over 197.8km between Brest and Landernea on Saturday, 26 June.
The roadside fan who caused a giant crash at the Tour de France on Saturday is to be sued by the organisers.
Frenchman Julian Alaphilippe dusted himself off from a fall to claim the first yellow jersey of the Tour de France on Saturday, winning a crash-marred opening stage.
The Tour de France rolled out of the Atlantic port of Brest on Saturday, 24 teams of eight riders embarking on a 21-day trek across France.
This year’s Tour de France will feature no fewer than THREE South Africans among the 184-rider peloton.
Dutch cyclist Koen de Kort has had three fingers amputated after an off-road driving accident, his Trek-Segafredo team said.
The Tour de France embarks from the Atlantic port of Brest on Saturday with France’s Covid curfew lifted and millions of unmasked fans expected along the 3 414km route.
South Africa’s Stefan de Bod will be among the 184 riders to take to the start line of this year’s Tour de France.
South Africa’s Louis Meintjes will be among the 184 riders to take to the start line of this year’s Tour de France.
Italy’s Fabio Aru, a former Vuelta winner and twice a podium finisher on the Giro d’Italia, has withdrawn from the Tour de France because of “physical problems”.
Mark Cavendish will return to the Tour de France for the first time since 2018 after he was called up to a Deceuninck squad led by world champion Julian Alaphilippe.
Nicholas Dlamini will become the first black South African to race the Tour de France when this race gets under way on June 26.
Australian Caleb Ewan has been unveiled as “absolute leader” of the Lotto team for the Tour de France in which the Belgian outfit will target up to seven stage wins.
Four-time champion Chris Froome has been selected by his Israel Start-Up Nation team to race the 2021 Tour de France.
Two years after suffering dreadful injuries on the Criterium du Dauphine, four-time Tour de France winner Chris Froome is still struggling in his quest to regain full fitness.
Defending champion Tadej Pogacar has announced a low key build up to the 2021 Tour de France Grand Depart in Brittany in late June.
Danish rider Jonas Vingegaard will make his Tour de France debut after being called into the Jumbo Visma team to replace Dutchman Tom Dumoulin.
Multiple Tour de France winner Chris Froome warns he is ready to move up a gear after a slow start at his new Israel Start-Up Nation team.
Luke Armstrong, the son of ex-professional cyclist Lance Armstrong, has been arrested in Texas for sexual assault of a child.
NTT Pro Cycling, Africa’s only elite World Tour team, has announced that Bjarne Riis is stepping down from his role as general manager.