'To me the UCI lost all credibility. They showed that they don’t give a damn,' Jumbo-Visma rider tells VeloNews.
Going into this week's racing, less than 200 UCI points separate the bottom four teams in the 'safe zone' among the WorldTour rankings.
The Afghan women racers will complete two laps of a 28.5km circuit near the UCI headquarters.
David Lappartient says that there needs to be a 'balance' between how points are allocated in races.
Annemiek van Vleuten fined for sock height and skin suit infractions in UCI Road World Championships victory
Van Vleuten's road world championship victory stands, with her wallet a little lighter.
Lappartient and UCI face backlash after blocking press accreditation for a journalist they ‘can’t trust’
Freedom of the press called into question after UCI president described journalist as an ‘Australian sipping beer [who] can continue to write bad things about the UCI.'
UCI president David Lappartient welcomes WADA decision to ban tramadol from 2024.
Backers of Gianni Savio's long-running team have not met required UCI financial guarantees for 2023, reports La Gazzetta dello Sport.
Sprinters might see some gold at the end of the rainbow race in Glasgow as worlds routes confirmed for 2023.
Powerful painkiller will be added to WADA's prohibited list in 2024, while cannabis can still trigger a sanction.
Relegation is 'not nice' but 'it is sport' says David Lappartient.
Quintana hasn't raced since the Tour de France in the wake of the bombshell allegations leveled by the UCI.
Teams are not letting riders go to worlds, sick riders are being forced to race, everyone is in a desperate chase for points — here's how relegation is playing out.
Israel Premier Tech’s Sylvan Adams pressuring UCI to back-pedal on WorldTour rules: ‘Relegation is death’
Israel Premier Tech owner threatens legal action if UCI imposes relegation rules.
Aussie ace wanted the win but came away happy with some vital UCI points: 'Second place is a lot of points and I'm happy with my sprint.'
Cycling governing body knocks back suggestions it will backtrack on its plans to award the next round of WorldTour licenses based on team rankings.
From August 3-13, 2023, 13 UCI World Championships will be combined into one mega-event.
Report: Spanish cycling federation considering sanctioning riders who refuse to race worlds or not even sending a team to Wollongong.
The Colombian star will not start the Vuelta to fight tramadol charges even though he is allowed to race under UCI rules.
Colombian star vows to take legal fight to CAS after UCI strips him of his 2022 Tour de France sixth place.
Officials say the new, integrated calendar will bring many of the off-road disciplines 'under the same tent.'
Spanish grand tour adopting same COVID-19 rules applied during the Tour de France this summer.
Governing body says no signs of hidden motors have been detected.
Neither rider is in the top-20 and both will face further testing prior to Tuesday's stage 16.
The news comes as relief for the riders in the peloton who could have faced expulsion from the race.
UCI officials will scan and test bikes before and after each stage during the Tour using improved technology.
'In view of the evolution of the international health situation and on the eve of the Tour, it has become necessary to reinforce measures in force.'
Governing body urges against use of sleeved number fixation systems on jerseys and racesuits due to visibility issues.
The Veneto region in northeast Italy will host the first UCI worlds in October. Also, the Gree-Tour of Guangxi is canceled and RideLondon Classique put on notice.
Pat McQuaid says relegation risk is rife with pitfalls that could hurt teams and riders and perhaps even backfire in the fight against doping.
Wout van Aert says WorldTour relegation system is 'contradictory' as squeezed teams chase any points available.
Exclusive interview with the UCI president on all matters doping and the fight for clean cycling.
CPA and officials press the UCI to find a solution for the riders and unveil a blue bracelet to raise awareness.
UCI in discussion with teams over measures to level the financial playing field: ‘There has to be a balanced battlefield.’
While chasing back from a flat tire, Balsamo took help from her team car — and was thrown out of the race.
According to the UCI president, Paris-Roubaix owner ASO is also open to the idea of moving the cobbled classic out of its long-standing spot in April.
Dozens of female athletes sign letter to the UCI earlier this week criticizing its current policy on transgender inclusion.
Do no positive tests mean no credibility? Exclusive interview with the UCI president on what it means if the ITA isn’t catching WorldTour cheats.
There is not a formal UCI policy on defibrillators as Italian rider continues with recovery.
British Cycling calls for ‘coalition’ after last-minute decision on trans rider’s eligibility.
‘One rider was arrested and beaten. Others were visited by the Taliban. We need to raise the funds to safeguard them and try and get them out,’ said evacuation coordinator.
Team management says a sponsor search continues, but it decided to stop its racing program Sunday following UCI ban on its Russian backers.
Each team that receives a WorldTour license in 2023 ensures its future for at least three years.
Governing body confirms approval of use of dropper posts in road racing, 'subject to the minimum 5cm setback rule.'
'The UCI promptly requested information from the team and shall require updated information,' the governing body tells VeloNews.
'I am totally against this war and all my thoughts are with the Ukrainian people' says Ineos Grenadiers rider.
Russian and Belarusian athletes can carry on competing as the sport's governing body takes action.
Analysis: How should the UCI and the cycling community react to the Russian invasion of the Ukraine?
Russian invasion of Ukraine provoked quick indignation from many major sport governing bodies, and the UCI vows no events in Russia.
Ever been to Yuzzu Houffa or Gravel Wish One? We haven't, either.
The Flandrian worlds proved a staggering success for all involved – but things aren't always rosy for those behind rainbow jersey races.
UCI says that drone used at Gavere Superprestige race was banned as organizers had not made an application for its use.
Organizers of Superprestige Gavere trial drone footage at race Saturday only for the UCI to remove the flying camera.
There has never been a U23 women's race at the world road championships, while men have had one since 1996.
Renewed skepticism of a 'peloton at two speeds' prompts UCI's No. 2 to suggest increased intelligence and police cooperation to unmask cheaters.
The veteran MTB and 'cross legend wouldn't have had a career in cycling without the international federation.
Governing body releases new sanitary rule book with added focus on national regulation and vaccine status.
Rather than trying to become a brand, the UCI should focus more on being a good governing body.
The UCI banned the kit after four teams submitted similar orange and purple designs, despite the team being the first to submit its color scheme.
Despite having the same design for 2021, the UCI forced the Andy Schleck women's team to change its jersey for 2022.
Latest spike in the omicron variant is casting a chill on the peloton just when many hoped the 2022 season could return to normal.
France's national elections are pushing back the 'Hell of the North' by an extra week in 2022 — how much of a difference will it make on race day? We asked the pros.
Pros with experience of groundbreaking tech weigh in on how it could change racing and training forever – and if that's a good thing.
UCI pushes innovation to the forefront as it looks to promote the long-overlooked CX discipline.
The UCI currently forbids the use of continuous glucose monitors in competition. Insiders are pushing back on the ban – is that a good or bad thing?
Part 1: The men's and women's WorldTour endured a world pandemic, but will the sport ever be the same?
In an exclusive interview with VeloNews, ISN owner Sylvan Adams recounts the 'cloak and dagger' rescue operation and explains why he wanted to help.
Germany won the women's team sprint while the Dutch won its fourth straight title in men's sprint in the first day of racing in Roubaix.
An industrial drone company based in Spain will back the Italian team for the next four seasons.
Top women's league will grow to 14, while Peter Sagan will have to earn his ticket to the Tour de France in 2022.
Backers are hoping inaugural five-round series will pump new energy into track cycling.
Israel Start-Up Nation owner Sylvan Adams and UCI played key roles in helping young female Afghan cyclists escape the clutches of the Taliban.
African-registered team still looking secure its sponsors for 2022, but UCI deadlines force them to release riders from contracts.
David Lappartient was re-elected to a four-year term as UCI president during the UCI Congress while junior and U23 riders endured endless crashes.
Worlds notebook: Behind the UCI’s stunning gravel announcement, and four more years for David Lappartient
The world championships provide the dramatic backdrop to release decisions often made behind closed doors months before.
Elite racers like Lauren Stephens, Ian Boswell and race organizers like Amy Charity, Kimo Seymour, and Amanda Nauman weigh in on UCI's involvement in gravel.