A handout picture released by German TV broadcaster WDR shows in the background German Chancellor Angela Merkel (L) and Martin Schulz (R), German Chancellor candidate and leader of the Social Democartic Party (SPD) and German TV journalists, .
Red is Spain ... Tour of the year. Bravery is the key in this mountainous race. Eurosport is the home of the Vuelta a Espana. Watch every minute live on Eurosport Player, plus minute-by-minute live blog and extensive video highlights - breakaways, sprints.
It means British duo Peter Kennaugh, who wore the red jersey after the first stage last year, and neo-pro Tao Geoghegan Hart miss out, having been named in Sky's longlist for the race. Froome is bidding to become only the third rider in pro cycling.
The 2018 Tour de France, already scheduled with a three-day Vendée start northwest France on July 7, could cover the rough Tro-Bro Léon tracks, Paris-Roubaix cobbles, spend more time in the Pyrenees and return to Alpe d'Huez. Organiser ASO ... The 2018.
Stage 14 Review: Rafał Majka won the stage ... TV: It’s on La1 in Spain and Eurosport around much of the world and often on the same broadcaster you watch the Tour de France on. The start is at 1.50pm CEST and the finish is forecast for 5.30pm CEST.
Maverick Viñales (Movistar Yamaha MotoGP) is another who wants to write another chapter rather than re- stage one he's already penned. The title challenger – currently third in the standings – has never won on the Adriatic. But he did take a front row.
Tour de France 2017, stage two: Marcel Kittel sprints to victory as Geraint Thomas retains lead despite Team Sky pile-up Telegraph.co.uk.
Venus Williams of the US celebrates after defeating Spain's Carla Suarez Navarro during their 2017 US Open Women's Singles match at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in New York on Sunday. Williams won the match 6-3, 3-6, 6-1.
Sharapova's miscues kept closing exchanges, and she dropped 13 of the first 14 points in that set. The 30-year-old ... Venus Williams reached the U.S. Open quarter-finals for the second time in three years with a 6-3, 3-6, 6-1 victory over Carla Suarez.
In the sodden stage from Lorca ... in south-east Spain, Astana youngster Lopez rode clear of a bunch of race favourites near the summit of the final climb to the astronomical observatory at Calar Alto to take a maiden Grand Tour stage win in some style.
Tom Dumoulin consolidates Giro d'Italia lead with perfectly executed ride Telegraph.co.uk.
She needed surgery on her racket-holding hand and rejoined the tour at the French Open in May. Kvitova's only other trip to the quarterfinals at Flushing Meadows came in 2015 , when she lost at that stage to eventual champion Flavia Pennetta. ___. 8:20.