Defending Tour de France champion Chris Froome is prepping for a busy season and dealing with the pressure of winning that yellow jersey, writes Andrew Hood.
Greg LeMond and Lance Armstrong helped put cycling on the American map, but they're not the only Americans to give us great moments at the Tour de France.
It will be up to the new generation of cyclists to save the sport from further demise. Andy Hood looks at the top young riders of the future.
Lance Armstrong shook off the final challenges from his desperate rivals in the hilly 18th stage Thursday to retain the yellow jersey he's worn since the Alps.
The Tour de France turned cruel for one American and bright for another on 41 miles of French asphalt.
Now wearing the yellow jersey, Lance Armstrong only has the mountains and Ivan Basso standing in his way.
There are plenty of obstacles in Lance Armstrong's way on his quest for an unprecedented sixth Tour de France victory.