Alasdair Fotheringham is Cycling Correspondent and Spain Correspondent for The Independent.
Tour de France 2015: Alberto Contador's Giro d'Italia efforts have raised 'more doubts' about his condition as start looms
02 July 2015 07:25 PM
Tinkoff-Saxo rider uncertain what physical toll 'doing the double' may take
National Cycling Championships: Pete Kennaugh wins duel with Mark Cavendish as Lizzie Armitstead bounces back
28 June 2015 11:44 PM
In the men's race, Cavendish looked to be the strongest rider
27 June 2015 06:42 PM
Fast and furious Cavendish has notched up 13 wins so far this year
27 June 2015 06:05 PM
There is nothing to choose between the Briton and fellow favourites Nibali, Contador and Quintana in what promises to be the most punishing and open race for years
26 June 2015 07:42 PM
Young Colombian who stunned world's best in 2012 is now ready to line up alongside Froome, Nibali and Co as a genuine Tour favourite. He gives Alasdair Fotheringham an honest assessment of his prospects
25 June 2015 07:01 AM
The National Road-Racing Championships, which start today in Lincoln, have rarely been so coveted
25 June 2015 06:54 AM
British rider says he will benefit from not being defending champion but will miss banned motorhome
21 June 2015 07:17 PM
Thomas suffered narrowest of defeats
20 June 2015 05:14 PM
Sean Yates knows both riders well and says that Spaniard has the edge in upcoming Tour
14 June 2015 07:51 PM
Dauphiné triumph is a good omen for the coming Tour de France
Britain to take more refugees as Cameron bows to pressure after more than 250,000 back our campaign
Senior British politicians tell David Cameron: When dead children are being washed up on beaches – it's time to act
Jeremy Corbyn calls Osama bin Laden's killing a 'tragedy' - but was it taken out of context?
If these extraordinarily powerful images of a dead Syrian child washed up on a beach don't change Europe's attitude to refugees, what will?
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- 1 What marriage would look like if we actually followed the Bible
- 2 If these extraordinarily powerful images of a dead Syrian child washed up on a beach don't change Europe's attitude to refugees, what will?
- 3 The Chinese city where men have 'three girlfriends because there are so many women'
- 4 'Heartbreaking' Syria orphan photo wasn't taken in Syria and not of orphan
- 5 Orthorexia nervosa: How becoming obsessed with healthy eating can lead to malnutrition