Sport Team Sky rider Richie Porte takes victory on the fifth stage of the Tour Down Under

Simon Gerrans reclaims the overall lead after fifth stage on Willunga Hill

Sir Bradley Wiggins leads from the front on the final kilometre of Stage Six on the Tour de Britain

Tour of Britain: Sir Bradley Wiggins retains yellow jersey with home rider Simon Yates showing the future is bright

21-year-old sees off both Wiggins and Nairo Quintana to seal impressive stage win

Bradley Wiggins enters Knowsley Safari Park on his way to winning the time trial

Tour of Britain: Dominant Sir Bradley Wiggins signals his intent in time-trial win

Team Sky rider will now aim to defend his lead

Elia Viviani wins the first stage of the 2013 Tour of Britain

Cavendish error hands first stage win to Viviani

Italian Elia Viviani won the first stage of the Tour of Britain on Sunday as home sprinter Mark Cavendish made a rare mistake to miss the chance to cross the line first.

Knight rider: Wiggins has one eye on the World Championships

Cycling: Sir Bradley Wiggins leads the way in trying to put the great into British tour

Sky’s knight and other stars are lifting the profile of the ‘people’s race’ which begins today

Mark Cavendish has been confirmed for his home tour

Mark Cavendish and Nairo Quintana help Tour of Britain climb new highs

Home sprinter and Tour runner-up join strong line-up as race enjoys growing significance

Sir Bradley Wiggins will lead a strong Team Sky squad in the Tour of Britain

Sir Bradley Wiggins leads Sky in Britain

Sir Bradley Wiggins will lead a strong Team Sky squad in the Tour of Britain which begins in Peebles near Edinburgh a week on Sunday.

Bradley Wiggins

Bradley Wiggins set to lead Team Sky on Tour of Britain

The Tour de France and Olympic time-trial winner missed last year's race due to a stomach complaint

Sir Bradley Wiggins with Dani King (left) and Laura Trott start the Ride With Brad Sportive in Lancashire

Heavier Sir Bradley Wiggins adds weight to the idea that his Tour days may be over

Time trials are the way ahead as he gains over a stone for forthcoming World Championships

Hannah on her way to finishing fourth in Rome earlier this month

Hannah England: My goal is to make the Moscow final – and absolutely no excuses

Keeping track: I'm in far better shape than before London 2012

Chris Froome, in yellow, rides in the bunch during the twenty first and final stage of the 2013 Tour de France

Revealed: the uphill and down dale battle to bring Tour de France to Yorkshire

Whitehall had rival plans to host cycling’s biggest event in Britain

Bradley Wiggins confirmed his return to form

Sir Bradley Wiggins returns to form with time-trial win on Tour of Poland

Sir Bradley Wiggins confirmed his return to form following injury with victory in the closing time-trial at the Tour of Poland yesterday. In his first competitive action since pulling out of May's Giro d'Italia with a knee problem, Wiggins had been well off the pace all week, but gave a truer reflection of his current form in his specialist format.

Bradley Wiggins is on the Tour of Poland as part of his rehabilitation

Bradley Wiggins impresses by inspiring Sky team-mate Sergio Henao to second

Sir Bradley Wiggins helped Sky team-mate Sergio Henao to second place overall in the Tour of Poland as Christophe Riblon reprised his Tour de France victory on the Alpe d’Huez to take the stage win in Passo Pordoi Val di Fassa on Sunday.

Scientists have figured out how Usain Bolt broke the world record

Revealed: The science behind Usain Bolt power burst used to the 100m world record

Scientists work out the secrets behind the world’s fastest sprinter’s amazing time

Disgraced former champ Lance Armstrong:

Lance Armstrong claims government overlooked drug allegations because his team were sponsored by the US Postal Service

Disgraced cyclist urges judge to dismiss US government lawsuit

Chris Froome kisses his girlfriend Michelle Cound at the finish line

Tour de France 2013: ‘I’d give anything to see my mother with me here today’ says Chris Froome

Tour de France winner has one last unfulfilled wish to share his victory with his late mother Jane

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