• 2016 Giro d’Italia route presented at Milan Expo

    MILAN (AP) — Giro d’Italia officials have put together a balanced route for next year’s race, which they hope will attract some of the best riders in the world.

  • Basso retires from professional cycling

    MILAN (AP) — Two-time Giro d’Italia winner Ivan Basso is retiring from professional cycling after recovering from cancer.

  • German ace sprinter Marcel Kittel joins Etixx-Quick Step

    PARIS (AP) — German sprinter Marcel Kittel has signed a two-year contract with Etixx-Quick Step in the wake of rival Mark Cavendish’s departure from the Belgian outfit.

  • Championship cycling attendance beats expectations

    RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Organizers of the UCI Road World Championships in Virginia were celebrating Monday after pulling off the international bike races with no big problems and drawing more fans than they even expected.