(reuters) - the grand depart of the 2018 tour de france will be from the pays de la loire region, organizers announced on sunday. it will be a return to the race's roots as the first edition in 1903 was also hosted by the western region. since t
roger walkowiak, who won the 1956 tour de france against all odds after making the most of a long breakaway, has died at the age of 89. the frenchman had been the oldest living tour winner after ferdy kuebler died in december at 97. back in 1956
australian domestique damien howson claimed victory in the herald sun tour on sunday, holding off a couple of attacks from three-times tour de france champion chris froome over the fourth and final stage for his first overall race win. the 24-ye
melbourne, australia (ap) -- american travis mccabe won a crash-marred third stage of the herald sun tour on saturday, out-sprinting a reduced field over the final kilometers.