Tour boss Christian Prudhomme returns to the race having left the race after testing positive last week.
Fateful decisions and a powerful Jumbo-Visma team has seen the UK squad tumble out of contention.
With Egan Bernal under pressure to attack in the final week, David Brailsford and his team are in an unfamiliar situation.
Medical staff with the Tour de France said Romain Bardet passed initial tests for a head injury after his fall on Friday. Bardet later abandoned the race citing a possible concussion.
‘We have a professional relationship and a personal relationship which is absolutely good on both fronts,’ said the Ineos Grenadiers boss.
The Tour de France faces an additional delay after the French Prime Minister banned all large events before September.
Tour de France pulls in huge revenues from sponsors and television rights, while nation as a whole benefits from huge tourist interest.
The French star's road to Tokyo will require a detour after a painful condition has kicked up again, requiring new surgery
Poulidor was seen as a 'real face of cycling' in France as a result of hard-working attitude and wealth of victories
Courts throw out case involving an alleged pay-off during the 2010 Liege-Bastogne-Liege
Frederic Magne was released from his job as director of the World Cycling Center over allegations of bullying and misconduct, AFP reports.
2020 sees an atypical Tour route packed with opportunities and risks for the GC riders - and here are five stages that could prove crucial.
Other top challengers include Primoz Roglic, Remco Evenepoel, and world hour record holder Victor Campenaerts
The 2012 Tour de France champion said he wants to put memories of his difficult childhood and mental toughness to work helping others.
Climbing specialist had been training for the Vuelta a España
Belgian rider killed following a crash on Monday's third stage of the Tour of Poland
Belgian team has decided to keep racing as the peloton continues to mourn the tragic death of Bjorg Lambrecht
German rider Fiona Kolbinger made history as the first female winner of the ultra-distance Trancontinental race
In his first major interview since his career-threatening crash in June, four-time Tour de France winner Chris Froome says his recovery is ahead of schedule
Eight summits will offer increased time bonuses in the 2019 Tour with eight seconds on offer for the first rider atop each climb.
Schachmann wins opening time trial at Tour of the Basque Country, a special win he admits was a bit of a surprise to even himself.
Peter Kennaugh is stepping away from pro cycling for an indefinite amount of time, citing mental health issues.
The top Belgian time trial rider aims to ride farther than 54.526km in an hour this April. Campenaerts also dreams of world and Olympic TT titles.
Izagirre wins overall by seven seconds ahead of world champion Valverde. Dutch sprinter Groenewegen takes first victory of 2019.
Scotland will host the first unified cycling world championships, which the UCI will run every four years on a cycle one year ahead of the Summer Olympics.
Italian Matteo Trentin scores his first victory of 2019 with a well-timed acceleration at the end of a hilly stage 2 in Spain.
The Norwegian defeats several high-profile riders, including Geraint Thomas and Tony Martin.
The track gold medalist says an early morning phone call to British Cycling psychiatrist Steve Peters saved her life.
Richard Freeman to face UK's General Medical Council in February and may lose license to practice medicine.
Individual pursuit champion and world record holder found to have consumed meat contaminated with banned substance.
Chris Froome opts out of defending Giro title in bid to win fifth Tour de France, opening door for 21-year-old Bernal to lead Team Sky in Italy.
Thomas joins condemnation of Wiggins' description of Armstrong as "perfect" Tour de France rider
The February 12-17 race takes place in the Antioquia department, situated in the northwest corner of Colombia.
The British sprinter has been hampered by illnesses the past two seasons.
"It is impossible to win this Tour unless you are a great climber," Tour de France director Prudhomme says at the route unveiling.
The Dutch rider won the flat stage to take the overall lead of the six-day race in southern China.
The Italian crashed out of the Tour de France after getting tangled up with a fan on the Alpe d'Huez climb.
Frenchman caps a rollercoaster season with his "most beautiful victory"
The trophy was taken at the end of The Cycle Show in Birmingham, England last month.
Van der Breggen showered with praise by her rivals for a world champs performance that had been her goal for the whole season
Relay-format TTT at Yorkshire world championships to serve as test event for expected Olympic inclusion, says UCI boss
Switzerland will host UCI Road World Championships in 2020, with 2021 worlds to take place in Flanders
It was billed as a duel between Dumoulin and Dennis, but the Australian handily beats the defending world champ to take the title.
The retired German cycling star, 44, is accused of assaulting someone at Hamburg airport this week.
Aru steps down from Italian squad to leave room for those in better condition
Yates backed as favorite on challenging road race course that could also benefit the French
The German said she could have been killed in a serious crash in June that severed her spinal cord.
Sprint world and Olympic champion Kristina Vogel reveals she is wheelchair-bound after training crash.
With its two key climbers only seconds out of the overall lead, Movistar is looking like the team to beat at the Vuelta.
The British sprinter said he is still suffering from Epstein-Barr virus and will take a break from training and racing to recover.
Geraint Thomas's first race following a Tour de France victory will the the Tour of Germany.
The stage race will be the British pair's first major event since the Tout de France, which Geraint Thomas won.
The 44-year-old is struggling with legal issues, complicated by a reported drug and alcohol problem.