American Taylor Phinney raced to a 12-second victory Thursday in 100-degree heat in the fifth stage of the Tour of California, and Britain's Bradley Wiggins retained the overall lead.
Javier Acevedo of Colombia bolted to the front with about 700 yards left in final steep climb, winning Monday's second stage in scorching heat to take the overall lead at the Tour of California.
Rory Sutherland survived four rugged mountain climbs and blistering heat to win the first stage of the Tour of Utah on Tuesday.
When Bicycling Magazine asked who the hottest female cyclist was, Kathryn Bertine decided to offer a much better poll: who's the wattest?
The last time Levi Leipheimer trained in Utah, he was battling snowy conditions up Little Cottonwood Canyon.
Colombia's Javier Acevedo won the fourth stage of the Tour of Utah on Saturday in hot conditions, and defending champion Levi Leipheimer retained the overall lead with one day left.
Three-time Tour de France champion Alberto Contador finished runner-up in the Spanish nationals in stifling heat Sunday, beaten by one second in his final tuneup for next month's showcase race.
The battle lines are being drawn for the upcoming courtroom combat between Lance Armstrong and Jeff Novitzky. Courtside Seat sizes 'em up, along with looks at Ilya Kovalchuk's contract and Dwyane Wade's divorce.
Alberto Contador is set to win his third Tour de France title in four years after retaining the yellow jersey in the next-to-last stage.
The Floyd Landis confession and accusations will scorch the earth, but they won't leave lasting burn marks. Not when the source of the heat is so . . . well, incredible.
Manuel Cardoso of Portugal won Thursday's third stage of the six-day Tour Down Under, overcoming heat that soared to 104 degrees.
Lance Armstrong, Bradley Wiggins and Andy Schleck have some catching up to do in Thursday's time-trial stage if they hope to contend for a podium position at the Tour de France.
With teammates Lance Armstrong and Alberto Contador sitting 2-3, respectively, behind Tour leader Fabian Cancellara, there is quite the storm brewing heading into Friday's crucial Stage 7.
Russia's Denis Menchov won the Giro d'Italia despite falling during the final time trial on Sunday.
Carlos Sastre of Spain has won the 16th stage of the Giro d'Italia, a grueling route made even tougher by 100-degree heat. Denis Menchov of Russia remains the overall leader.
Leonardo Bertagnolli has won the 15th stage of the Giro d'Italia with a long breakaway Sunday, while Denis Menchov held onto the overall leader's pink jersey.