Cycling

A BMX track in south London set up after London’s 2012 Olympics has helped hone the talents of brothers, Tre and Kye Whyte. The pair from Peckham are now on the British Cycling Academy programme and are hoping their success can help inspire the next generation of young people. Video Journalist: Simone Stewart
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Commonwealth Games bronze medallists Lauren Bate and Katy Marchant have been named in Great Britain’s squad for the opening 2018-19 UCI Track World Cup event, which starts in Paris on Friday. Three-time Olympic team pursuit gold medallist Ed Clancy is also among those in the 14-strong team. Katie Archibald, Elinor Barker, Laura Kenny and Jason
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The start and finish venues for the 2019 Tour de Yorkshire cycle race have been revealed by the organisers. The stages will begin or end at Barnsley, Bedale, Bridlington, Doncaster, Halifax, Leeds, Scarborough and Selby. A tour of next year’s UCI Road World Championships circuit in Harrogate is also included. The full route will be
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Media playback is not supported on this device Spain’s Alejandro Valverde edged a sprint finish to win the men’s race at the Road World Championships. Valverde finished just ahead of France’s Romain Bardet, Canada’s Michael Woods and Tom Dumoulin of the Netherlands in Innsbruck, Austria. The 38-year-old had previously finished on the podium a record
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World road race champion Peter Sagan has extended his deal with the Bora-Hansgrohe team until the end of the 2021 season. The 27-year-old Slovakian joined the team two years ago and and will bid for a fourth consecutive title on Sunday. However, the sprint specialist will be an outsider on the mountainous course in Innsbruck.
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UCI Road World Championships 2018 Venue: Innsbruck, Austria Dates: 23-30 September Coverage: Watch live coverage on BBC TV, BBC Red Button, Connected TV, BBC Sport website & app. “We have got to go back four decades before you see a course anything like this for a World Championships.” The Road World Championships in Innsbruck, Austria,
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