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Geraint Thomas pictured in September 2020
Geraint Thomas turns attention to time trial after road race crash
Tao Geoghegan Hart lost his front wheel in a storm drain in the centre of the road to bring down Geraint Thomas behind him.
Jul 24, 11:04
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Result: Geraint Thomas abandons road race as Richard Carapaz takes gold
Richard Carapaz delivered only Ecuador's second Olympic gold in their history.
Jul 24, 10:07
Team Ineos' Chris Froome before the race on February 23, 2020
Five things to look out for in this year's Tour de France
Chris Froome and Mark Cavendish will be involved for the first time since 2018.
Jun 22, 08:44
Egan Bernal celebrates winning the Tour de France on July 28, 2019
Result: Egan Bernal secures Giro d'Italia victory
Egan Bernal finished with a final margin of victory of 89 seconds.
May 30, 17:21
Egan Bernal celebrates winning the Tour de France on July 28, 2019
Egan Bernal closing in on Giro d'Italia glory
Damiano Caruso won on the day but trails the Colombian by almost two minutes.
May 29, 17:24
Mitchelton-Scott rider Simon Yates of Britain wins the stage on July 18, 2019
Simon Yates sets up exciting Giro d'Italia finale with stage 19 win
Egan Bernal remains troubled by a back problem.
May 28, 17:09
Mitchelton-Scott rider Simon Yates of Britain wins the stage on July 18, 2019
Simon Yates turns up heat on Egan Bernal
Simon Yates moved up to third place overall as Dan Martin won the stage.
May 26, 17:15
Mitchelton-Scott rider Simon Yates of Britain wins the stage on July 18, 2019
Simon Yates kicks off Giro d'Italia challenge with steady time trial
The opening stage was won by home favourite Filippo Ganna.
May 8, 18:55
Mitchelton-Scott rider Simon Yates of Britain wins the stage on July 18, 2019
Britain's Simon Yates eyeing success in this year's Giro d'Italia
Simon Yates was forced to withdraw from the race last year after testing positive for coronavirus.
May 3, 11:47
Mitchelton-Scott rider Simon Yates of Britain wins the stage on July 18, 2019
Simon Yates plans to race both Giro d'Italia and Tour de France ahead of Olympics
The 28-year-old has yet to decide which of the two races will be his priority ahead of the Games.
Jan 17, 15:49
Tao Geoghegan Hart celebrates winning the Giro d'Italia on October 25, 2020
Sir Bradley Wiggins tips Giro winner Tao Geoghegan Hart for Tour de France glory
Geoghegan Tao Geoghegan Hart scored a surprise win in the Giro d'Italia after starting out aiming to support Geraint Thomas.
Oct 26, 08:29
Steven Kruijswijk pictured in July 2019
Steven Kruijswijk one of seven riders forced to pull out of Giro d'Italia
Steven Kruijswijk was one of two riders to test positive for Covid-19 after a total of 571 tests were conducted on riders and staff since Sunday evening.
Oct 13, 10:14
Alex Dowsett pictured in September 2018
Result: Alex Dowsett wins stage eight of the Giro d'Italia
The Briton surged clear from a six-man breakaway.
Oct 10, 16:13
Geraint Thomas pictured in September 2020
Geraint Thomas falls out of Giro d'Italia contention on stage three
Geraint Thomas shipped more than 12 minutes.
Oct 5, 16:22
Geraint Thomas in action at the Tour de France on July 7, 2019
Geraint Thomas ignoring favourites tag ahead of Giro d'Italia
The Welsh rider is keen to impress in the race, which starts on Saturday.
Oct 2, 15:29
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Tom Pidcock included in Great Britain squad for UCI Road World Championships
Tom Pidcock headlines the group at just 21.
Sep 26, 15:18
Mitchelton-Scott rider Simon Yates of Britain wins the stage on July 18, 2019
Simon Yates could target rescheduled Tour de France
Simon Yates had planned to build his season around the Giro d'Italia but is now keeping his options open.
May 7, 14:03
Mitchelton-Scott rider Adam Yates of Britain on the podium during the teams presentation, on the Grand Place in Brussels on July 4, 2019
Coronavirus latest: Adam Yates among cycling stars racing online
Some of the biggest names in British cycling have been taking part in online races using platforms such as Zwift.
Mar 15, 17:09
Mitchelton-Scott rider Simon Yates of Britain wins the stage on July 18, 2019
Yates takes stage win as Pinot puts pressure on Alaphilippe
Geraint Thomas again watched his rivals race up the road in front of him.
Jul 21, 18:23
Mitchelton-Scott rider Simon Yates of Britain wins the stage on July 18, 2019
Simon Yates takes solo win for second stage victory of Tour de France
The Mitchelton-Scott rider finished first on the 15th stage to the Prat d'Albis.
Jul 21, 17:00
Mitchelton-Scott rider Simon Yates of Britain wins the stage on July 18, 2019
Simon Yates: 'I grabbed Tour de France stage with both hands'
The Vuelta a Espana champion triumphed on stage 12 from Toulouse to Bagneres-de-Bigorre
Jul 18, 18:29
Mitchelton-Scott rider Simon Yates of Britain wins the stage on July 18, 2019
Simon Yates picks up first Tour de France stage victory
The Mitchelton-Scott rider held off Gregor Muhlberger and Pello Bilbao in a sprint.
Jul 18, 17:30
Mitchelton-Scott rider Adam Yates of Britain on the podium during the teams presentation, on the Grand Place in Brussels on July 4, 2019
Adam Yates 'feeling good' after opening week of Tour de France
Yates fell away in the Alps 12 months ago.
Jul 16, 16:12
Mitchelton-Scott rider Adam Yates of Britain on the podium during the teams presentation, on the Grand Place in Brussels on July 4, 2019
Yates brothers reach first Tour de France rest day unscathed
Simon and Adam are both racing at the Tour de France for Mitchelton-Scott this year.
Jul 15, 18:25
Team INEOS riders Egan Bernal of Colombia, Geraint Thomas of Britain, Dylan van Baarle of the Netherlands and Gianni Moscon of Italy finish on July 7, 2019
Team Ineos pipped to first place in Tour de France time trials
Ineos were first off the ramp for Sunday's 27.6km run around Brussels and sat in the hot seat for almost two hours.
Jul 7, 19:44
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Tao Geoghegan Hart crashes out as Ilnur Zakarin wins Giro d'Italia stage 13
The Russian climbed to third in the overall standings.
May 25, 12:57
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Dunbar third on stage 12 of Giro
The Team Ineos rider had been in contention for victory on the 158km stage.
May 23, 18:12
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Richard Carapaz wins stage four of Giro d'Italia
Primoz Roglic extended his overall lead.
May 14, 18:23
Simon Yates in action in July 2017
Yates finishes second in opening time trial of Giro
Yates was the last rider out on the circuit.
May 11, 19:42
Simon Yates in action in July 2017
Simon Yates: 'I am the favourite to win the Giro'
The 26-year-old led the race for two weeks before losing out to Chris Froome.
May 10, 17:46
Alexander Zverev celebrates winning the ATP Finals on November 18, 2018
Sports stars to watch in 2019
Who to look out for in the next sporting year.
Dec 29, 13:54
Simon Yates in action in July 2017
No Vuelta commitment from Yates despite race visiting 'home' roads
The Englishman is focused on the Giro d'Italia for 2019.
Dec 19, 20:56
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Yates claims he will never be a superstar despite Vuelta victory
The 26-year-old joins Froome and Thomas as Grand Tour winners this year.
Sep 17, 19:55
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Simon Yates would not have won Vuelta at Team Sky, claims Wiggins
The 26-year-old landed his maiden grand tour title in Spain on Sunday.
Sep 17, 17:41
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Yates in shock after first Grand Tour win at Vuelta
British riders have won all three major races this year.
Sep 16, 23:41
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Yates victory in Vuelta completes British clean sweep of Grand Tours
Froome won the Giro d'Italia and Thomas the Tour de France.
Sep 16, 20:42
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How Simon Yates set his winning course at La Vuelta
British riders have now won the last five Grand Tours.
Sep 16, 20:42
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Simon Yates on verge of La Vuelta win after extending lead on penultimate stage
Yates will join Chris Froome and Geraint Thomas in conquering the sport's biggest races in 2018.
Sep 15, 23:00
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Simon Yates extends La Vuelta advantage ahead of final mountain test
Yates has a 98-second advantage going into the final competitive stage.
Sep 14, 18:26
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Yates takes major step towards Vuelta success
The Mitchelton-Scott star is poised to extend British riders' run of Grand Tour success.
Sep 14, 18:23

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ChinaChina29171662
United StatesUnited States22251764
JapanJapan1761033
AustraliaAustralia1441533
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Tuesday's key events


DIVING
· Team GB duo Jack Laugher - silver medallist in Rio - and James Heatly take part in the men's 3m springboard semi-final (2am), and will hope to qualify for the final later in the day (7am)

ATHLETICS
· Two Britons are involved in the women's long jump final, but Abigail Irozuru and Jazmin Sawyers have their work cut out to get a spot on the podium (2.50am)
· Norwegian Karsten Warholm, who broke the world record just last month, goes for gold in the men's 400m hurdles final. USA's Rai Benjamin is expected to be his main challenger (4.20am)
· Great Britain have three representatives in the final of the women's 800m, with Jemma Reekie having perhaps the best chance of a medal (1.25pm)
· A mouth-watering women's 200m final sees Elaine Thompson-Herah go for the prestigious sprint double after claiming the 100m crown. Compatriot Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce, Namibia's Christine Mboma and USA's Gabrielle Thomas are expected to be her main competitors (1.50pm)

SAILING
· The rescheduled women's skiff 49er FX (4.33am) and men's skiff 49er (5.33am) come to their conclusion, with Team GB involved in both medal races
· Defending champion Giles Scott bids for a second successive gold in the Finn class medal race (6.33am)
· There is another medal chance for Team GB in the mixed Nacra 17 medal race (7.33am)

ARTISTIC GYMNASTICS
· Team GB's Joe Fraser takes part in the parallel bars final, kicking off the final day of artistic gymnastics (9am)
· USA superstar Simone Biles, who has been forced to pull out of all of her finals so far, is on the starting list for the beam final as she bids for a fifth Olympic gold (9.50am)

FOOTBALL
· The men's semi-finals take place, with Mexico taking on Brazil first up (9am)
· The winner of that first semi-final will face either hosts Japan or Spain (2pm)

CYCLING
· Laura Kenny will look to win a third straight Olympic team pursuit gold medal. Team GB take on United States in their heat (7.44am), with the gold medal race later that day (9.26am)
· Laura's husband and fellow Olympic legend Jason Kenny will also look to continue his huge success in the men's team sprint - an event he has won gold in at every Games since 2008. Team GB will first need to get through the men's qualifying (7.58am), with the gold medal race ending the session (9.44am)

BOXING
· Pat McCormack will be looking to achieve his dream of Olympic gold when he faces Cuba's Roniel Iglesias (11.05am)

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