Italian cyclist Matteo Rabottini has been provisionally suspended after testing positive for EPO in training.
Five-time grand tour winner Alberto Contador says he won't compete in the upcoming road world championships.
American Tejay van Garderen claimed his second straight USA Pro Challenge with a sixth place in the concluding, sunny-and-warm, Boulder, Colorado, to Denver road race seventh stage Sunday.
Moreno Hofland won his second stage in three days at the Tour of Utah by out-sprinting a host rivals after a flat, windy stage Wednesday at Miller Motorsports Park.
Orica-GreenEDGE rider Daryl Impey of South Africa has been omitted from the team's Tour de France lineup after failing a doping test.
Cheng Ji will become the first Chinese rider to race in the Tour de France when he lines up for Team Giant-Shimano at the start July 5 in Leeds, England.
Sprint star Mark Cavendish is skipping this weekend's British national championships so he can clear up a bout of bronchitis before the start of the Tour de France.
Bradley Wiggins withdrew from the Tour de Suisse with a badly bruised right thigh on Wednesday, a day after crashing during the fourth stage.
Bob Stapleton has been elected chairman of USA Cycling's board of directors, while Alex Nieroth has been chosen vice-chairman during the organization's meetings this week.
IOC president Thomas Bach says he is impressed with the international cycling federation's efforts to stamp out doping.
Former Tour de France winner Bradley Wiggins expects to miss this year's race, complaining that his team is focusing on his bitter rival and defending champion Chris Froome's title defense.
Taylor Phinney and Alison Powers posted winning times in the time trials at the U.S. cycling championships
Slovakia's Peter Sagan won the seventh stage of the Tour of California in a field sprint Saturday and Britain's Bradley Wiggins closed in on the overall title.
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.
Bradley Wiggins of Britain, the 2012 Tour de France winner and Olympic time trial gold medalist, powered to a 44-second victory Monday in the Stage 2 individual time trial and moved into the race lead at the Tour of California.
World and Olympic champion Marianne Vos says women cyclists got a "big boost" when Tour de France organizers agreed to host a one-day race for them in Paris this year -- but she's not stopping there.