Tour de France 2018

Region: UWT
Category: 2.UWT
Start date: 2018-07-07
End date: 2018-07-29
website: Click here

Race preview
Start list


News

Gianni Moscon accepts suspension: It was never my intention to hit the rider

Team Sky has accepted the UCI's suspension of Gianni Moscon and continuous to support the rider after the Tour de France incident. Read more...

UCI suspends Gianni Moscon for Tour de France incident

Gianni Moscon (Team Sky) has been suspended by the Union Cycliste Internationale for the incident that took him out of the Tour de France. Read more...

UCI boss David Lappartient suggests six riders per team in grand tours

UCI President David Lappartent has suggested the option of reducing the amount of riders per team to six in grand tours, hoping that this would add excitement to the races. Read more...

Tour de France stage 21 reactions roundup: Chris Froome, Julian Alaphilippe, Dan Martin, Peter Sagan

The Tour de France has finished at the Champs-Elysees, where Alexander Kristoff took the stage victory and Geraint Thomas climbed to the highest step of the final podium. Read more...

Tour de France - Tom Dumoulin: The race was more than we had all hoped for

Tom Dumoulin (Sunweb) has crossed safely the finish line at the Champs-Elysees and secured his second position at the overall classification at the 2018 Tour de France. Read more...

Tour de France - Geraint Thomas: It's unreal, it's the Tour de France

Geraint Thomas could not be happier after confirming his overall victory in the Tour de France, staying out of trouble on the final day in Paris. Read more...

Tour de France - Alexander Kristoff: I dreamed about this victory for many years

Alexander Kristoff of UAE Team Emirates got the win he was looking for as he defeated John Degenkolb and Arnaud Demare at the Champs-Elysees on Sunday. Read more...

Alexander Kristoff and Geraint Thomas celebrate at Champs-Elysees in Tour de France

Alexander Kristoff (UAE Team Emirates) has won the last stage of the Tour de France. Read more...

Sylvain Chavanel confirms retirement on his last day in the Tour de France

Direct-Energie's Sylvain Chavanel has announced his retirement from professional cycling. The rider confirmed the decision on the day he finishes his 18th Tour de France. Read more...

Tour de France stage 20 reactions roundup: Romain Bardet, Dan Martin, Peter Sagan, Primoz Roglic, Lawson Craddock, Taylor Phinney

The penultimate stage of the Tour de France was an individual time trial that was won by Tom Dumoulin and allowed Chris Froome to return to a podium position. Read more...

Policeman causes time confusion between Chris Froome and Tom Dumoulin at Tour de France's time trial

The end of the Individual Time Trial of the 20th stage of the Tour de France had a moment of confusion with Chris Froome's and Tom Dumoulin's times at the finish line. Read more...

Tour de France - Geraint Thomas: I've won the Tour man!

Geraint Thomas (Team Sky) has secured his victory at the 2018 Tour de France with a good performance at the Individual Time Trial of the 20th stage. Read more...

Tour de France - Tom Dumoulin: It's amazing. Really, one second!

Tom Dumoulin could not be happier after winning the Individual Time Trial of the 2018 Tour de France, beating Chris Froome by one second. Read more...

Tom Dumoulin wins ITT, Chris Froome returns to the podium, Geraint Thomas secures title at Tour de France

Tom Dumoulin has won the 20th stage of the Tour de France. The Dutchman was the fastest at the individual time trial and Geraint Thomas secured the overall title. Read more...

Flory Hernandez, the woman that saved Tom Dumoulin's day at Tour de France

Just before the start of the penultimate stage of the Tour de France, Tom Dumoulin (Sunweb) suffered a moment of panic when his skinsuit was nowhere to be found. Read more...

Tour de France stage 19 reactions roundup: Dan Martin, Rafal Majka, Peter Sagan, Chris Froome, Geraint Thomas

The 19th stage of the 2018 Tour de France was the last mountain stage in which several attacks happened and Primoz Roglic took the victory. Read more...

Tour de France - Romain Bardet: This Tour de France never quite smiled on me

Romain Bardet (AG2R La Mondiale) has finished in the third position at the 19th stage of the Tour de France. Read more...

Tour de France - Tom Dumoulin complains of race motorcycles: I'm really sick of it

Tom Dumoulin (Sunweb) has finished the 18th stage of the Tour de France in the second position of the General Classification, despite other factors being at play. Read more...

Tour de France - Primoz Roglic: Obviously I had the legs today

Primoz Roglic secured a huge stage victory and gained valuable seconds on his direct rivals after attacking on the final descent of Tour de France stage 19. Read more...

Primoz Roglic takes stage victory and climbs to podium position at Tour de France

Primoz Roglic (LottoNL-Jumbo) has won the 19th stage of the Tour de France. The rider attacked on the last descent of the day and moved into a podium position. Read more...

Tour de France stage 18 reactions roundup: Nairo Quintana, Tom Dumoulin, Peter Sagan, Alexander Kristoff

The 18th stage of the Tour de France has been won by Groupama-FDJ's Arnaud Demare on a day that included some minor crashes, heat and preparations for the next key stages. Read more...

Tour de France - Geraint Thomas: We're expecting the worst

Even though the 17th stage of the Tour de France was expected to be straightforward and calm, Geraint Thomas and the entire peloton had to be aware of the speed and the heat. Read more...

Arnaud Demare victorious at Tour de France, Geraint Thomas keeps GC lead

Arnaud Demare (Groupama-FDJ) has taken the victory at the 18th stage of the Tour de France. The Frenchman had the better team and the better legs at the final sprint. Read more...

Vincenzo Nibali to undergo surgery to treat fracture

Vincenzo Nibali (Bahrain-Merida) is set to undergo surgery next week in Italy to treat the vertebral fracture he suffered at the 2018 Tour de France. Read more...

Tour de France stage 17 reactions roundup: Tom Dumoulin, Chris Froome, Romain Bardet, Dan Martin

The 17th stage of the Tour de France has had the novelty of the start grid, which was followed by a day full of attacks and excitement. Read more...

Peter Sagan to decide continuation in Tour de France at start of stage 18

Bora-hansgrohe's Peter Sagan has suffered a heavy crash at the 17th stage of the Tour de France. The World Champion managed to finish the stage with the support of his teammates. Read more...

Chris Froome pulled off bike by French policeman

A policeman has pulled defending Tour de France champion Chris Froome off his bike as the rider descended from the Col du Portet following the conclusion of stage 18. Read more...

Tour de France - Geraint Thomas: Froome wasn't feeling too great towards the top

Geraint Thomas survived yet another day in the Tour de France and continued to lead the race with four stages left to go. Read more...

Tour de France - Nairo Quintana: It has been a great day for me

Nairo Quintana (Movistar) has won his second stage ever at the Tour de France on a day that suited his characteristics as a climber. Read more...

Nairo Quintana takes solo victory at Tour de France, Geraint Thomas remains in Yellow

Nairo Quintana (Movistar) has won the 17th stage of the Tour de France. The Colombian attacked at the last climb and crossed the finish line 28 seconds ahead of Dan Martin. Read more...

Tour de France stage 16 reactions roundup: Julian Alaphilippe, Gorka Izagirre, Adam Yates, Geraint Thomas, Chris Froome

The 16th stage of the Tour de France has been the first day in the Pyrenees and despite the lack of attacks in the peloton, the breakaway displayed a good performance. Read more...

Mixed feelings for Philippe Gilbert after Tour de France crash

Philippe Gilbert of Quick-Step Floors had mixed feelings following the crash that later forced him to abandon the Tour de France on Tuesday. Read more...

Tour de France - Tom Dumoulin: It wasn’t the moment to make a move

Tom Dumoulin (Sunweb) has finished the 16th season of the Tour de France in the third position of the General Classification after an uneventful stage for the race contenders. Read more...

Julian Alaphilippe makes it two at Tour de France, Geraint Thomas keeps GC lead

Julian Alaphilippe (Quick-Step Floors) has won the 16th stage of the Tour de France. Read more...

Tour de France - Geraint Thomas: Winning is still not what I’m thinking about

Geraint Thomas is ready to start the third week of the Tour de France in an ideal position for himself and Team Sky. Read more...

Team Sky about Gianni Moscon: He is desperately disappointed in his behaviour

Team Sky has accepted the decision of the Tour de France organisation to disqualify Gianni Moscon from the race. Read more...

Tour de France stage 15 reactions roundup: Peter Sagan, Bauke Mollema, Ion Izagirre, Damien Howson, Tom Dumoulin

The 15th stage of the Tour de France has been won by Astana's Magnus Cort Nielsen on a day in which the breakaway was successful again. Read more...

Gianni Moscon disqualified from Tour de France after hitting Elie Gesbert

Gianni Moscon (Team Sky) has been disqualified from the Tour de France after hitting another rider at the start of the 15th stage of the race. Read more...

Late crash leaves Serge Pauwels out of Tour de France

Serge Pauwels (Dimension Data) has broken his elbow at the 15th stage of the Tour de France. The injury has left him out of the race. Read more...

Tour de France - Geraint Thomas: I'm just taking each day as it comes

Geraint Thomas (Sky) has finished the 15th stage of the Tour de France at the top of the General Classification. Read more...

Tour de France - Magnus Cort Nielsen: Everything worked out perfectly

Magnus Cort Nielsen of Astana took his first ever Tour de France stage win on Sunday, after already having won two stages in the Vuelta a España. Read more...

Magnus Cort Nielsen celebrates at Tour de France

Magnus Cort Nielsen (Astana) has taken the victory at the 15th stage of the Tour de France. Read more...

Tour de France stage 14 reactions roundup: Tom Dumoulin, Julian Alaphilippe, Geraint Thomas, Primoz Roglic

The 14th stage of the Tour de France was won by Omar Fraile on a day that GC contenders showed their weapons once again. Read more...

Tour de France - Omar Fraile: This is the biggest thing you can achieve

Omar Fraile attacked at the right moment to take his first ever stage win at the Tour de France on Saturday. Read more...

Omar Fraile takes maiden victory at Tour de France, Thomas remains in Yellow

Omar Fraile (Astana) has won the 14th stage of the Tour de France. The Spaniard survived from the breakaway of the day and a late attack gave him the victory. Read more...

Tour de France - Peter Sagan about Green Jersey: It's still important to get to Paris

Peter Sagan took his third stage win at the 2018 Tour de France, having recovered well from the difficult days in the mountains. Read more...

Third victory for Peter Sagan at Tour de France, Thomas keeps GC lead

Peter Sagan (Bora-hansgrohe) has won the 13th stage of the Tour de France. The World Champion outsprinted Alexander Kristoff and Arnaud Demare. Read more...

Alpe d'Huez chaos forces Vincenzo Nibali out of Tour de France

Vincenzo Nibali (Bahrain-Merida) has been forced out of the Tour de France by a fracture in a vertebra, Italian newspaper Gazzetta Dello Sport has confirmed. Read more...

Tour de France - Chris Froome: Geraint Thomas fully deserves to be in Yellow

Team Sky's Chris Froome has finished the 12th stage of the Tour de France in the fourth position and maintains the second place in the General Classification. Read more...

Tour de France - Romain Bardet: I did my best and I have no regrets

AG2R La Mondiale's Romain Bardet has finished in the third position of the Alpe d'Huez stage at the Tour de France. Read more...

Tour de France - Tom Dumoulin: I could have had a chance to win if I did everything well

Tom Dumoulin (Sunweb) has finished in the second position at the last mountain stage in the Alps on a tense day for the General Classification riders. Read more...

Tour de France - The other side of the Alpe d'Huez: Misbehaviour of the public

The ascent of the Alpe d'Huez has given a good cycling show but also has had many incidents with the public that affected the riders. Read more...

Tour de France - Geraint Thomas: I can be happy for sure now

Geraint Thomas had no words after taking his second stage win in a row at the Tour de France, extending his lead in the general classification. Read more...

Geraint Thomas wins Alpe d'Huez stage and extends GC lead at Tour de France

Geraint Thomas (Sky) has won the second stage in a row at the Tour de France. The rider sprinted at the last metres and crossed the finish line ahead of Tom Dumoulin. Read more...

Roubaix injuries force Rigoberto Uran out of Tour de France

Rigoberto Uran (EF Education First) has withdrawn from the Tour de France after being unable to recover from the injuries sustained at the Roubaix stage. Read more...

Video: Stage 11 summary of the Tour de France

Geraint Thomas has won the 11th stage of the Tour de France on the second day at the Alps. Here are two videos to look back on a day that left a few surprises. Read more...

Tour de France stage 11 reactions roundup: Van Avermaet, Nieve, Mollema, Martin, Nibali

The 11th stage of the Tour de France featured the second Alpine stage in which Geraint Thomas took the victory and seized the Yellow Jersey. Read more...

Tour de France - Chris Froome: Geraint Thomas' attack was a spur of the moment

Chris Froome (Sky) finished third on the second stage at the Alps and climbed to the third position of the General Classification at the Tour de France. Read more...

Tour de France - Tom Dumoulin: The attack was improvised, we went on intuition

Tom Dumoulin (Sunweb) has climbed from the 11th to the second position in the General Classification of the Tour de France after a surprise attack at the last descent of the day. Read more...

Tour de France - Movistar riders react to 11th stage: We have to keep trying

Movistar team has been one of the teams that suffered the biggest consequences after the second Alpine stage of the Tour de France. Read more...

Tour de France - Geraint Thomas: It's unreal, I didn't expect it at all

Geraint Thomas took the stage victory and the Yellow Jersey after a powerful display by him and Team Sky in the 11th stage of the Tour de France. Read more...

Geraint Thomas takes stage and Yellow Jersey at Tour de France

Geraint Thomas (Sky) has won the 11th stage of the Tour de France. The rider attacked at the last climb and overtook Mikel Nieve at the last metres of the mountain finish. Read more...

Tour de France stage 10 reactions roundup: Izagirre, Nibali, Latour, Froome, Quintana, Uran

The tenth stage of the Tour de France took the riders to the Alps for the first time on a day in which Julian Alaphilippe took his first victory. Read more...

Tour de France - Julian Alaphilippe: Taking a stage in this race has always been a dream

Quick-Step Floors' Julian Alaphilippe has taken his maiden victory at the Tour de France and the Polka Dot Jersey in a strong and emotional day. Read more...

Tour de France - Greg van Avermaet extends GC lead with the feet on the ground: I think after tomorrow it will be over

Greg van Avermaet (BMC Racing Team) has successfully defended the Yellow Jersey at the 10th stage of the Tour de France. Read more...

Julian Alaphilippe wins first Alpine stage at Tour de France, Greg Van Avermaet retains Yellow Jersey

Julian Alaphilippe (Quick-Step Floors) has won the tenth stage of the Tour de France. The rider attacked at the second climb of the day and remained in front until the last moment. Read more...

Video: Stage nine summary of the Tour de France

The ninth stage of the Tour de France took the riders through some of the cobbled sections of Paris-Roubaix on a dramatic day. Read more...

Tour de France cobbles medical update: Vuillermoz, Groenewegen, Smith, Keukeleire, Greipel, Rojas

The Tour de France has had an epic day at the ninth stage as the peloton hit the cobbles that left some riders in need of medical assistance Read more...

Tour de France - Richie Porte fractures right clavicle: For the second year in a row, I am ending the race like this

Richie Porte (BMC) has sustained a fracture in the right clavicle after crashing out of the Tour de France at the ninth stage. Read more...

Tour de France - John Degenkolb dedicates emotional victory to friend

John Degenkolb of Trek-Segafredo confirmed that he is far from done with a brilliant victory at the much anticipated Tour de France stage to Roubaix. Read more...

John Degenkolb takes Roubaix victory on a dramatic stage at Tour de France

John Degenkolb (Trek-Segafredo) has won the ninth stage of the Tour de France. Read more...

Tour de France cobbles: crashes and mechanicals updates

The ninth stage of the Tour de France included 15 cobbled sectors used in Paris-Roubaix and as anticipated was an accidented and tense day. Read more...

Richie Porte abandons Tour de France after crash

Richie Porte has abandoned the Tour de France after suffering a crash in the early parts of stage 9 to Roubaix. Read more...

Video: Stage eight summary of the Tour de France

The eighth stage of the Tour de France has been won by Dylan Groenewegen (LottoNL-Jumbo) on a day that some riders suffered crashes. Read more...

Tour de France medical update: Dan Martin, Omar Fraile, Tony Martin

The eighth stage of the Tour de France has had one crash in the peloton that affected riders like Dan Martin, Omar Fraile and Tony Martin. Read more...

Tour de France - Dylan Groenewegen: I'm proud of the team and of myself

Dylan Groenewegen confirmed his good shape with a second consecutive stage win in the Tour de France on Saturday. Read more...

Dylan Groenewegen makes it two at Tour de France

Dylan Groenewegen (LottoNL-Jumbo) has won his second stage at the 2018 Tour de France. The Dutchman was dominant at the final sprint of the eighth stage of the race. Read more...

Tour de France - Dylan Groenewegen: The legs are good now

Dylan Groenewegen surprised all with a powerful sprint that gave him the victory of the seventh stage of the Tour de France on Friday. Read more...

Dylan Groenewegen outsprints Gaviria and Sagan at Tour de France

Dylan Groenewegen (LottoNL-Jumbo) has won the seventh stage of the Tour de France. The Dutchman was far superior to the competition at the final spring in Chartres. Read more...

Video: Stage six summary of the Tour de France

UAE Team Emirates' Dan Martin won the sixth stage of the Tour de France on a day with echelons, crashes and daring attacks. Read more...

Tour de France - Tom Dumoulin: We knew bad luck could hit us too

Tom Dumoulin (Sunweb) has suffered a broken wheel with five kilometres to go of the sixth stage at the Tour de France, a moment that made him drop from the GC's top ten. Read more...

Tour de France - Dan Martin: I hope my wife didn't go into labour!

Dan Martin of UAE Team Emirates took a big victory at the Mur de Bretagne in the sixth stage of the 2018 Tour de France. Read more...

Dan Martin conquers Mur de Bretagne at Tour de France

Dan Martin (UAE Team Emirates) has won the sixth stage of the Tour de France. The Irishman was the strongest at the first uphill final of the race. Read more...

Tour de France - Peter Sagan: Van Avermaet pulled a good sprint for us

Peter Sagan took his second stage victory in this Tour de France, once again beating Sonny Colbrelli for the win in the town of Quimper. Read more...

Peter Sagan takes victory at Tour de France, Greg Van Avermaet keeps Yellow Jersey

Peter Sagan (Bora-hansgrohe) has won the fifth stage of the Tour de France. The World Champion crossed the finish line ahead of Sonny Colbrelli and Philippe Gilbert. Read more...

Michael Matthews abandons Tour de France due to sickness

Michael Matthews (Sunweb) has had to abandon the Tour de France due to sickness and high fever. Read more...

Video: Stage four summary of the Tour de France

The fourth stage of the Tour de France has been won by Fernando Gaviria, who outsprinted Peter Sagan and Andre Greipel on another tense day that included some crashes. Read more...

Injuries sustained at late crash force Axel Domont to abandon Tour de France

AG2R La Mondiale's Axel Domont has been forced to abandon the Tour de France by the injuries he suffered after crashing at the fourth stage of the race. Read more...

Tour de France - Fernando Gaviria: We didn't get help from any team to control the escape

Quick-Step Floors' Fernando Gaviria has taken his second victory at the 2018 Tour de France on a day his team had to take all the control over the speed of the peloton. Read more...

Fernando Gaviria takes second stage victory at Tour de France

Fernando Gaviria (Quick-Step Floors) has taken the victory of the fourth stage at the Tour de France. The Colombian outsprinted Peter Sagan and Andre Greipel at the finish line. Read more...

Video: Stage three summary of the Tour de France

BMC Racing Team has won the third stage of the Tour de France, team time trial, and Greg van Avermaet took the Yellow Jersey. Read more...

Tour de France - Greg Van Avermaet: I am happy to be in this position for the second time

Greg Van Avermaert has taken the leader's jersey after BMC Racing team was dominant at the third stage's team time trial. Read more...

BMC Racing Team dominates TTT at Tour de France, Greg Van Avermaet takes Yellow Jersey

BMC Racing Team has won the third stage's team time trial at the Tour de France. This stage victory also gave Greg Van Avermaet the leader's jersey. Read more...

Tour de France - Nairo Quintana: We managed to control the losses

Movistar team has finished the third stage's time trial in 39 minutes and 40 seconds, 53 seconds slower than BMC and 49 seconds behind Team Sky. Read more...

Video: Stage two summary of the Tour de France

The second stage of the Tour de France was won by Peter Sagan (Bora-hansgrohe) in a reduced sprint as a result of a late crash. Read more...

Luis Leon Sanchez withdraws from Tour de France with five fractures

Astana's Luis Leon Sanchez has crashed at the second stage of the Tour de France, which forced him to withdraw from the race with four fractures. Read more...

Tour de France - Peter Sagan: A big thanks to my teammates

Peter Sagan took his first win at the 2018 Tour de France and will wear the Yellow Jersey after beating Sonny Colbrelli and Arnaud Demare at the end of stage 2. Read more...

Peter Sagan wins final sprint in a crash-marred stage at the Tour de France

Peter Sagan (Bora-hansgrohe) has taken the victory at the second stage of the Tour de France. Read more...

Tsgabu Grmay is the first rider to abandon in Tour de France: It was not possible to go on

Tsgabu Grmay has abandoned the Tour de France in the second stage. The rider suffered from severe abdominal pains that didn't let him continue in the race. Read more...

Video: Stage one summary of the Tour de France

The first stage of the 2018 Tour de France has been won by Fernando Gaviria (Quick-Step Floors) and had some tense moments for the GC contenders. Read more...


POLL


Loading Poll...
JOIN OUR TEAM!


Have you always wanted to write about cycling? Click HERE to contact us!
THE LATEST CYCLING NEWS IN YOUR MAILBOX


Enter your email address:

CURRENT KEY RACES (15 AUGUST)


BinckBank Tour
Arctic Race of Norway

UPCOMING RACES

Colorado Classic2018-08-16
Ladies Tour of Norway2018-08-16
EuroEyes Cyclassics Hamburg2018-08-19

RECENT RACES

Tour de Pologne2018-08-04
The Larry H.Miller Tour of Utah2018-08-06
Vuelta a Burgos2018-08-07
Crescent Vårgårda TTT2018-08-10
Crescent Vårgårda2018-08-12