Team Sky

  • Bradley Wiggins roars into lead in Safari Park time trial 17-09-2013 09:45 PM

    Olympic champion Bradley Wiggins took the lead in the Tour of Britain after a rain-soaked time trial through Cheshire's Knowsley Safari park on Tuesday. The Team Sky leader finished the 16 kms course in 19.54 minutes with team-mate and fellow-Briton Ian Stannard 32 seconds behind. Wiggins, who lay in 12th...
  • Wiggins almost quit 2012 Tour de France after Froome attack 12-09-2013 04:09 PM

    London: Bradley Wiggins threatened to quit the 2012 Tour de France because of the aggressive riding of team mate Chris Froome, according to Team Sky's former sports director Sean Yates. Froome, who finished second overall to Wiggins before going on to win this year's race, caused a storm when appearing...
  • Team Sky would give WADA data to prove team are clean 15-07-2013 10:55 PM

    France: Facing yet another barrage of doping questions after Chris Froome's awe-inspiring victory up Mont Ventoux in the Tour de France, Team Sky principal Dave Brailsford said he was ready to give the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) all their team training data. This year's race has been under extra scrutiny...
  • Froome strikes back with a bang on Mont Ventoux 14-07-2013 11:51 PM

    Mont Ventoux: Chris Froome moved closer to a maiden Tour de France title with an awe-inspiring victory on top of the intimidating Mont Ventoux, pulling away from his rivals in brutal fashion seven kilometres from the finish on Sunday. The British rider stayed rooted to his saddle as he left...
  • Chris Froome still alive and well after Pyrenees ambush 08-07-2013 10:38 PM

    La Baule: Rivals have been bragging that they dismantled Team Sky with a brutal onslaught in Sunday's second mountain stage, yet Chris Froome is still in yellow and on the path to a maiden Tour de France title. "It should have been the death blow. I would have seized the...
  • Garmin-Sharp deliver as Martin wins Tour stage 08-07-2013 01:08 AM

    Garmin-Sharp promised to cause chaos in the Tour de France and they duly delivered on Sunday as they showed that Team Sky were not the only team with a plan. American Tom Danielson, Briton David Millar, Canadian Ryder Hesjedal and Irishman Dan Martin, who went on to win the ninth...
  • Froome vs Contador could make 100th Tour de France a classic 25-06-2013 10:39 AM

    Paris: Chris Froome is overwhelming favourite for the Tour de France but the return of former winner Alberto Contador after a one-year hiatus could trigger a classic duel to mark the 100th edition of the great cycling race. It will also be the first Tour since American Lance Armstrong was...