Our VeloNews European team picks the rivalries they will be watching on the road in 2022.
Quick-Step Alpha Vinyl plans to send Cavendish to Giro d'Italia as Jakobsen gets nod for Tour debut after triumphant return last year.
21 stories for 2021: Cav’s Tour comeback, van Vleuten’s Olympic rollercoaster, Opi-Omi’s infamy, and more
Our editors weigh in on the 21 must-know, high-drama headlines of 2021 and why they matter: Part three.
Police round up thieves behind robbery of UK home of sprinter ace and Olympian.
The Quick-Step Alpha Vinyl star sprinter and his family awoke to four armed intruders on November 27
A deal has finally been done after protracted negotiations, keeping the Manxman at the Belgian team for another year.
VN news ticker: Mark Cavendish says Ghent Six crash was ‘freak accident’, Nathan Haas to swap road for gravel in 2022
Here's the news making the headlines on Thursday, December 2.
Deceuninck CEO critical of Quick-Step boss Patrick Lefevere.
Manxman plans to be back on bike in coming weeks after Ghent Six crash while contract talks with Quick-Step continue to drag.
British star leaves hospital following crash in velodrome, Tour de France champion wins international prize.
The 2021 road season was record-breaking and record-equaling at times — here are some of the key stats and figures that made the year.
Cavendish was conscious but stretchered from track after dramatic crash Sunday, and stayed in a Ghent hospital overnight.
Here's the news making headlines for Sunday, November 21.
VN ticker: Cavendish opens up in new book, Vivani and Cecchini to marry, nine WorldTour teams set for San Juan
Here's the news making headlines for Saturday, November 20.
A spike of infections is putting a chill on the party for this week's Six Days of Gent track event in Belgium.
Here are five of the hottest stories of 2021 and what they could mean for the years to come.
The transfer season has been open for several months, but there are still lots of riders without a deal for 2022. Here are five from the men's peloton.
Pogačar and van Vleuten came out top, but who won and lost lower down the ranking? From Cavendish and Carapaz to Vollering and Vos, these are the takeaways.
Keisse and Cavendish have ridden together three times at the track event but never won as a pairing. Can they change that in 2021?
French fireworks exploded the men's elite race at the 2021 UCI world road cycling championships.
At estimated 500,000 fans lined the finishing loops in and around Leuven for the elite men's road race Sunday.
2011 world champion Cavendish crushes last-minute climbing camp as sprinters eye possibility of men's road race being decided by a bunch kick.
Mark Cavendish, Patrick Lefevere agree terms for extension with Deceuninck-Quick-Step, discuss future in management
Lefevere states an agreement on wages and bonuses has been agreed with Cavendish as pair discusses future with team after retirement.
VN news ticker: Giorgia Bronzini to Liv Racing sport director position, João Almeida wins Tour of Luxembourg opener
Here's the news making headlines for Tuesday, September 14.
Belgian media reports that team boss offered a one-year deal during the Tour of Britain, but final details have yet to be hammered out.
British squad brings young talents in search for rainbow jersey as Geraint Thomas misses selection.
VN news ticker: Mark Cavendish rails at Tour of Britain motos, Thibau Nys wins U23 European road race
Here's the news making headlines for Saturday, September 11.
Team boss Lefevere also considering bringing Italian fastman Elia Viviani back after he rode with Quick-Step in 2018 and 2019.
Vuelta a España triumph for Fabio Jakobsen gives Deceuninck-Quick-Step dilemma in dealings with Mark Cavendish
Jakobsen's return to top form gives Patrick Lefevere tough decisions as he negotiates contracts and race allocations with Mark Cavendish.
Here's the news making headlines for Wednesday, August 18.
VN news ticker: Mark Cavendish to Tour of Britain; Astana to continue, Alexander Vinokourov returns in 2022
Here's the news making headlines for Monday, August 16.
Belgian star powers away from bunch to solo to his 17th pro victory and race lead.
Here's what's making headlines on Tuesday, August 10.
Mark Cavendish's return to winning ways at the Tour de France has been remarkable and it could have a big impact on the sport in his native Isle of Man.
Here's what Tadej Pogačar, Mark Cavendish, Wout van Aert and more had to say after the closing stage of the Tour de France.
Watch the thrilling final kilometer and stage 21 highlights of the 2021 Tour de France.
Tour de France stage 21: Wout van Aert wins Champs-Élysées sprint as Tadej Pogačar seals second Tour title
Mark Cavendish misses win number 35 after chaotic sprint, van Aert scores hat trick of victories across mountain, time trial and sprint stages.
Here's what Wout van Aert, Tadej Pogačar, Chris Froome and Mark Cavendish said after stage 20 of the Tour de France.
Mark Cavendish's path towards the all-time Tour de France stage win record has read like a Hollywood script at times, but can he get his happy ever after on the Champs-Élysées?
Here are five key moments of the 2021 Tour de France, from Mark Cavendish's remarkable comeback to Tadej Pogačar's Alpine assault.
The green jersey had some words of frustration and a storm-off before the start of stage 19.
Cavendish's chain has shot off his chainring following two sprints at this year's Tour. Why?
Cavendish sees the iconic sprint on the Champs-Élysées as his best chance to break the Tour de France stage win record.
Mark Cavendish is on the verge of setting a new all-time Tour de France stage win record. VeloNews spoke to his first coach to see where it all began.
Think Mark Cavendish has the green jersey won already? Think again. Michael Matthews and Sonny Colbrelli are both making a charge for green.
Mark Cavendish confirms he wants to keep racing 'as long as my body will let me' as he braces for the Pyrénées.
Heralded ‘the best leadout man in the world,’ Mørkøv has piloted Cavendish to his four Tour stage wins through experience, poise, and ruthless execution.
Here's what Guillaume Martin, Wilco Kelderman, Tadej Pogačar, and others said after stage 13 of the 2021 Tour de France.
Mark Cavendish has drawn alongside Eddy Merckx on the Tour de France's all-time stage wins list. So, who you got: Merckx or Cav?
Watch the thrilling final kilometer and highlights from stage 13 of the 2021 Tour de France.
The once brash 'Manxster' has mellowed, but he's unbeatable again in the sprints as he matches the Eddy Merckx record.
The Deceuninck-Quick-Step sprinter is poised to set a new record should he take just one more Tour de France stage win.
Some of the hardest racing of the Tour de France takes place way off-camera as the 'gruppetto' battles against the jury's stopwatch.
VN news ticker: Mark Cavendish hails Marianne Vos as ‘GOAT,’ Fabio Jakobsen extends with Deceuninck-Quick-Step
Here's the news making the headlines on Friday, July 9.
Lotto-Soudal's leadout man believes Caleb Ewan could have challenged Mark Cavendish in the Tour de France sprints.
Here's what Wilco Kelderman, Mark Cavendish, Guillaume Martin, and others said after two laps up and over Mont Ventoux.
We analyze Mark Cavendish's place in cycling history, and his place in British cycling after his 33rd career Tour de France stage win.
The rise of a possible 'Pogačar Era' might be great for racing, but Tour de France owners might be worried.
Watch the thrilling Tour de France stage 10 highlights and final kilometer of racing.
Mark Cavendish now seems poised to equal or break Eddy Merckx's stage record, and the story couldn't come at a better moment.
Tadej Pogačar maintained his position as leader of the general classification.
Here's what Tadej Pogačar, Julian Alaphilippe, Mark Cavendish, and others said headed into the first rest day of the 2021 Tour.
Mark Cavendish is closing in on the all-time stage-win record of 34 — let's take a dive into his improving chance of equalling Merckx.
Sprint rivals Arnaud Démare and Bryan Coquard eliminated, along with Nic Dlamini in brutal stage across French Alps.
Though Primož Roglič remains the most versatile and dangerous among the GC favorites, did he already miss his chance to win the yellow jersey?
On this episode we talk Tour de France tech, Mark Cavendish's sprint shifters, and Tadej Pogačar's place in Tour history.
Here's what Michael Mørkøv, Peter Sagan, and others said after Mark Cavendish rocketed to another stage win.
Watch the thrilling highlights and final kilometer of racing from stage 6 of the 2021 Tour de France.
Mark Cavendish is shying away from discussing Eddy Merckx's record of 34 Tour de France stage wins as he creeps closer to the mark.
Mathieu van der Poel defends yellow jersey, maintaining an eight-second margin ahead of Tadej Pogačar.
Trainer Vasilis Anastopoulos reconfigured Cavendish's training and helped rebuild the confidence that saw the Manxman land victory number 31.
On today's podcast we discuss Mark Cavendish's big win, then Brent Bookwallter takes us inside the 2011 Tour de France.
Mark Cavendish's stage win gave the Tour de France a shot of joy at exactly the right moment, writes Fred Dreier.
Video of the final kilometer of stage 4 of the 2021 Tour de France.
After yesterday’s crash-filled stage I was hoping that today’s stage would be relatively quiet.