How did GC favorites like Adam Yates, Egan Bernal, Primož Roglič, and others fare during Saturday's Pyrénéan test of the Tour de France? We break down the good and bad news for the key players.
Will they be a bust, or will the mix of altitude and descents bust up the bunch?
Team Ineos Grenadiers are waiting for the right moment to attack to try and win the 2020 Tour de France with Egan Bernal.
After wild start, things settling in ahead of Pyrénées
Should Ineos Grenadiers be worried about Jumbo-Visma's strength at the Tour de France? Will Roglič and his team be disappointed to miss out on the yellow jersey? And how's the GC pecking order looking?
Should alarm bells be ringing inside the Ineos Grenadiers team bus? It's still early in the 2020 Tour de France, writes Andrew Hood, but Tuesday's stage 4 showed that Jumbo-Visma has more muscle than the British team.
Tour de France: ‘If the opportunity is there, we’re going to take it,’ warns Ineos Grenadiers ahead of stage 4 summit finish
British team ready to play multiple cards in battle with Jumbo-Visma.
While there was no major fireworks among the yellow jersey contenders at the Tour's opening weekend, some are teetering off the back already.
Ineos Grenadiers rallies around Colombian climber in first mountain showdown with arch-rivals.
COVID-19 isn't the only hazard facing riders at the 2020 Tour de France. The sudden return to racing following a five-month break has led to crashes and injuries inside the nervous and motivated peloton.
Brailsford keen to move on from era of Froome and Thomas but plans to draw on Tour-winning knowledge from the past.
Let's get hyped for the Tour! Who's realistically going to win this unprecedented post-COVID race, and who does our heart want to win? And what other storylines are we excited about?
Pressure will mount without Thomas, Froome at this year's Tour.
Jumbo-Visma remains confident ahead of Tour battle with Ineos although Dutch team still yet to confirm final roster.
ASO rolls out strict protocols to safeguard health and ensure race can go on.
Brailsford’s recruitment effort to rebuild the team paying off as Thomas, Froome shunted to side.
Has Ineos backed the right leaders for the Tour? Is this a fitting send-off for Chris Froome? What's next for Geraint Thomas?
Former Tour de France champions left off Ineos' start sheet as team moves to rally around Egan Bernal in yellow jersey defense.
Chris Froome on simmer as team delays final decision.
Roglič, Kruijswijk and Buchmann all left injured and out of key tuneup race with less than two weeks until Tour challenge.
23-year-old German takes stage from elite escape group; Roglič retains GC lead after Bernal failed to start stage.
The summit finish on Thursday's stage 2 of the Critérium du Dauphiné was packed with action. It also gave us some takeaways as we look to the Tour de France.
The 2019 Vuelta a España winner assumes overall lead from teammate Wout van Aert.
The Colombian rider says that building form and cohesion ahead of the Tour are the most important outcomes at the Critérium du Dauphiné.
Jumbo-Visma dominates Tour de L'Ain, revealing Ineos has wrinkles to iron before Tour de France.
Jumbo-Visma leader secures overall after strong team performance, Bernal places second on both the stage and GC.
Slovenian capitalized on dominant performance from Jumbo-Visma, winning from a reduced sprint.
Egan Bernal seals overall victory in his return to racing after the COVID-19 lockdown.
Pinot, Bardet search for signs of encouragement after Ineos takes control of Occitanie.
Bernal takes control as speculation ramps up about Froome's Tour prospects.
Four-time Tour de France winner Chris Froome ceded five minutes to Bernal and sits in 32nd place.
Pinot caught up in late crash in first French race since Paris-Nice.
Four-stage French race starting Saturday draws packed lineup as Tour de France preparations get underway.
Route d'Occitanie, Tour de l'Ain and Criterium du Dauphine pack serious climbing test for those targeting the yellow jersey.
Team tech guru questions Froome's chances after serious injury.
A string of French races will give Colombian star opportunities to race before Tour start in late August.
Colombian Tour champion pledges to play team game but maintains ambition of defending his yellow jersey this summer.
Carapaz, Narváez return to Europe without lockdowns and plot return to racing.
Mitchelton-Scott sport director says Froome's no guarantee to start Tour as speculation heats up.
French directors believe tensions in Team Ineos could open opportunities for rivals to exploit.
Bernal and Quintana among top pros set to fly back to Europe this week despite new restrictions.
Ineos confirms Froome will start the Tour and retain co-leadership role, sparking potential for team politics and rivalries.
Chris Froome's move to Israel Start-Up Nation is the biggest transfer news in recent years. What does it mean for Ineos, Froome and his new Israeli team? Let's roundtable!
Colombian Tour de France champion responds to allegations of tension within Team Ineos.
Exceptions are likely for athletes with residency cards, but worry grows that top stars might face travel complications returning to Europe.
23 men's and 17 women's pro teams line up for virtual race; mass participation event and virtual Ventoux course also confirmed.
Grand tour star warns of managers and scouts taking young Colombians to Europe under misleading deals.
Welshman confident that team's tried-and-tested 'let the road decide' approach will work at this summer's Tour.
Colombian promises to light up the race in his yellow jersey defense this summer.
Colombian pair both mark Route d'Occitane on August 1 as first race in post-coronavirus season.
Vuelta director hopes to see Egan Bernal at start of 2020 Vuelta.
French legend suggests Froome should leave Ineos if not given team support, controversial rouleur Moscon confirms a classics focus for remainder of season.
Froome suggests he will be riding Tour de France with Team Ineos; travel concerns eased for Bernal and other Colombians.
Contador believes Froome should only consider leaving Ineos after he has tested his legs against teammate Egan Bernal.
Contador cites Bernal, Froome, Quintana as Tour favorites, Belgian coach thinks Evenepoel will light up his first grand tour.
Extension of state of emergency in Colombia prohibits international flights through August 31 - two days after the start of the Tour de France.
Team Ineos DS speaks of the difficulties in managing travel, team vehicles and training plans for a stacked 2020 season.
Young Colombian shoots out warning to Tour co-leaders Froome and Thomas.
Social group ride followed by intra-team race to take place Sunday.
Tour de France champion auctions bike and jerseys as riders look to contribute to fight against COVID-19.
Bernal takes opportunity to rest while he can, believes Tour de France should be postponed.
From Mulholland Drive to Champs-Élysées: Geraint Thomas prepares for biggest test of his pro cycling career
The 2018 Tour de France winner wintered in California for the second consecutive year, to recharge the batteries for another run at the yellow jersey.
Irishman Sean Kelly dominated pro cycling for many years. In his retirement he has commentated for Eurosport and built up a reputation as one of the most astute analysts in the sport. He speaks to VeloNews about the shining talents who may well dominate the pro ranks for years to come.