Alasdair Fotheringham is Cycling Correspondent and Spain Correspondent for The Independent.
29 August 2014 08:45 PM
After crashing three times in the Tour de France and being forced to abandon as a result of his injuries, Britain’s Chris Froome might have had reason to hope that his run of accidents had finally ended. But on Friday as Froome fell heavily at the Vuelta a Espana, he was proved wrong.
26 August 2014 12:00 AM
With a record total of 7.8 million foreign tourists in Spain this July, Andalusia’s Sanlúcar de Barrameda is surely one of the country’s last coastal towns where overseas visitors remain a minority.
23 August 2014 08:01 PM
Briton’s post-crash fitness will be put to test on his return to action in Spain’s Grand Tour
16 August 2014 12:00 AM
Shortly after midnight, a hooded, cloaked figure scurried across the garden of a rural hotel in Galicia, chanting as she joined a group around a cauldron where blue flames flickered.
Tour de France 2014: Marcel Kittel wins final stage on Champs-Elysees as Vincenzo Nibali is confirmed as champion
28 July 2014 06:55 PM
Nibali becomes the first Italian to win the Tour since 1998
28 July 2014 01:04 PM
The British rider impressed at this year's Tour de France and has been rewarded with a new contract until the end of 2016
28 July 2014 12:41 AM
Gallopin takes centre stage for resurrecting French pride
27 July 2014 06:47 PM
Inaugural race on the Champs Élysées sees Dutchwoman come out on top
Tour de France 2014: Vincenzo Nibali confirmed as champion as he puts Italy back on the map with triumph
27 July 2014 06:19 PM
Astana rider restores one of the sport's traditional powerhouses to top spot by becoming first Italian winner since Marco Pantani in 1998
27 July 2014 12:00 AM
Nathan Collier: Montana man inspired by same-sex marriage ruling requests right to wed two wives
Greece crisis: IMF was pushed around by Angela Merkel and Nicholas Sarkozy – and now it is being humiliated
More Britons believe that multiculturalism makes the country worse - not better, says poll
'I wish the BBC would stop calling it Islamic State' – David Cameron unleashes frustration at broadcaster
Forget little green men – aliens will look like humans, says Cambridge University evolution expert
Girl, 7, stares down hate preacher at Ohio festival with pro-LGBT rainbow flag gesture
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