Former pro Robbie McEwen: ‘Stick him in there to see how he gets on, just in case he can survive.’
USA also sends a talented U23 men's squad that includes Luke Lamperti and Kevin Vermaerke.
The recently crowned yellow jersey has never raced the pro worlds before, and he won't be going to Wollongong next month.
World champion returns to racing after bout with COVID to prepare for the Vuelta a España and world championship.
Elite men's and women's time trials to be raced over the same route and distance.
Internal rancor continues on Belgian national team after misfire on world championships on home roads.
French fireworks exploded the men's elite race at the 2021 UCI world road cycling championships.
After a recon ride with Team USA, the U.S. national champion shares her thoughts on how the race could shake out.
The four-time world time trial champion did not want to risk another dangerous crash, and retired Wednesday with the gold medal in the mixed relay.
World championships: What Ellen van Dijk, Amber Neben, and others said after another Dutch time trial victory
"A bike change is not what anyone wants during a world championships TT," Leah Thomas said.
With his first pro victories and a successful grand tour debut, Quinn Simmons happy to be back on track in 2021.
British squad brings young talents in search for rainbow jersey as Geraint Thomas misses selection.
The greatest classics rider never to have won a monument looks back on his wins — and some near-misses — and opines on the relative merits of Remco Evenepoel.
Iconic rainbow jersey will be available from March via Decathlon's website and select European stores.
What didn't the Dutch phenom win this year?
The circuit racing of road cycling world championships delivers unique — and sometimes surprising — race dynamics.
Tour de France runner-up laments not having legs in finale to help trade teammate chase down Alaphilippe.
Defending champion Chloe Dygert crashed during the UCI world time trial championships and abandoned the race.
While no candidate host cities have yet been announced, the question of Nice, France as a potential venue was asked of the UCI president.
Road and mountain worlds still on, but several events are being rescheduled or canceled due to ongoing pandemic.
When Peter Sagan toed the line at the 2017 UCI World Championships, he did it uncertain he'd ever see the finish.
Budget cuts led USA Cycling to reorganize its junior development program, and it's paying off handsomely this week in Yorkshire
Reigning champ Valverde promises to go down swinging, but this worlds likely marks end of glorious era that dates back to 1999
Amid the chaotic dynamics of the junior bunch, Team USA executed its plan perfectly. Their success underscores the value of the U.S. development program, and hints at future greatness in the spring classics.
For years, America has sent its best young cyclists to Europe to develop in the breakneck Belgian youth leagues. Shifting dynamics in the U.S. youth system could change this pathway.
The Dutch national team is holding a spot for Mathieu van der Poel, and the coach says the 2019 Yorkshire course is ideally suited for the multi-discipline star.
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.
Woods could smell victory with 200 meters remaining of the world champs, but cramps caused the Canadian to "pedal squares" into third place.
Between illness and personal tragedy, Michael Woods could have written off 2018. Instead, he climbed to success at the Vuelta and worlds.
We were treated to two very different (and exciting) races at world championships in Innsbruck. We unpack the tactics and dynamics behind these races.
Although she's suited for sprint finishes, Coryn Rivera attacks early at worlds in an effort to set up Team USA's climbers.
The three-time former world champion admits the rainbow jersey was weighing on him and that the Innsbruck course had too much climbing.
We hear from Coryn Rivera on how the action played out at Innsbruck worlds and discuss why cycling fans are leery of Alejandro Valverde.
An inside look at Team USA's week in Austria racing UCI World Road Championships, through the lens of Casey B. Gibson.
The world's best cyclists chase rainbow jerseys in the mountains around Innsbruck, Austria in the 2018 edition of UCI World Championships.
The Italians managed a fifth-place finish in the men's elite road race with Gianni Moscon, but they're hopeful for the future.
Syrian refugee Ahmad Badreddin Wais races the elite men's world time trial championships; says his country needs peace.
After years of coming close, Alejandro Valverde finally wins a rainbow jersey. His checkered past makes it a complicated race for cycling fans.
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Valverde wins the sprint from the front, denying Bardet, Woods and Dumoulin in attritional race that fractured on leg-breaking final climb.
Van der Breggen showered with praise by her rivals for a world champs performance that had been her goal for the whole season
UCI World Road Championships are underway and anticipation is building for the weekend's elite road races — who will win rainbows?
Anna van der Breggen and Annemiek van Vleuten give the Netherlands a powerful one-two punch for the worlds road race.
It was billed as a duel between Dumoulin and Dennis, but the Australian handily beats the defending world champ to take the title.
Fred talks to the world's fastest cyclist, Denise Mueller-Korenek about how she hit 184mph. Plus, we have a full worlds preview.
The former soccer player switched to cycling in 2017 and has quickly found success.
Danish time trial star Mikkel Bjerg wins his second worlds in a row in Innsbruck. Ammerlaan earns rainbow jersey in junior women's TT.
Aru steps down from Italian squad to leave room for those in better condition
Canyon-SRAM put in a dominant second-half performance to beat favorites Sunweb and Boels-Dolmans
Yates backed as favorite on challenging road race course that could also benefit the French
Chris Froome and other top riders clamor for an election that allows each vote to be counted and won't require travel to Austria.
Top climbers can vie for two major jerseys this autumn — Vuelta red and the world champion's rainbow. But which do they prioritize?
The Innsbruck worlds course doesn't suit Peter Sagan, but he'll do his best to defend rainbow jersey in September.
We discuss Peter Sagan's historic third worlds win, a Belgian beard ban, and whether Tom Dumoulin can challenge Chris Froome at the Tour.
Peter Sagan will attempt to win an unprecedented third straight world road race title this weekend.
Chris Froome has a chance to end his best ever season on a high when he tackles the hilly world time trial championships in Norway.
UCI World Road Championships head to Bergen, Norway this weekend. Here are our top-10 picks for Sunday's 267.5km elite men's road race.
Bora-Hansgrohe confirms that Peter Sagan is solely focused on an unprecedented third consecutive world championship title.