During Wednesday’s time trial at the Tour de France, a spectator threw urine on British rider Mark Cavendish, reports The Guardian. “He was whistled and catcalled on the course, and a spectator threw urine on him,” said Cavendish’s team manager Patrick Lefevere. “I didn’t see it
Olympic time trial champion Fabian Cancellara went to a clinic in the athletes' village after crashing about 10 miles from the finish of the Olympic road race Saturday.
Cancellara was in the lead group when he misjudged a right turn and crashed into the safety barriers, just in front of eventual winner Alexander Vinokourov of Kazakhstan.
Cancellara was able to finish the race...
Alexander Vinokourov of Kazakhstan is leaving the Olympics in style.
He won the cycling road race Saturday by prevailing in a two-man sprint to the finish after favorite Mark Cavendish dropped from contention.
Vinokourov, who served a two-year ban after testing positive for blood doping during the 2007 Tour de France, has said he will retire from cycling after the London Games...