Bradley Wiggins and Mark Cavendish have a chat on stage one of the 2016 Amgen Tour of California. It was a disappointing finish to the first stage for Cavendish, as he missed out on contesting the sprint after being boxed in.
Georg Preidler makes some on bike changes mid-stage on the eighth day of the Giro d'Italia. The weather started rainy and cold for the riders but the sun soon came out for the tough finish into Arezzo.
Javi Moreno was forced to abandon the Giro d'Italia after breaking his collarbone in heavy fall on stage seven. The Spaniard also seemed to lose a shoe in the bizarre crash, which leaves Movistar Alejandro Valverde without a key teammate for the coming mountain stages.
Gianluca Brambilla attacks from the breakaway on the white roads of the Alpe di Ponti climb to take stage eight victory and the maglia rosa at the Giro d'Italia. The Italian took third place on similar roads at the one-day classic Strade Bianche earlier this year, and took his chance to claim a first WorldTour victory in his home race.
Trek's Jack Bobridge looks for a hand after a crash on stage five of the 2016 Giro d'Italia. The Australian champion had been lingering at the back of the peloton for much of the day and was unable to avoid Gianfranco Zilioli who had crashed in front of him.
2013 Giro champion Vincenzo Nibali greets fans on the fourth stage of the 2016 race. The Italian champion remains well placed in the overall standings after a tough opening week.
The women's peloton passes by in the 2016 edition of the Lincoln Grand Prix. The race has become a fan favourite on the British domestic racing calendar, with the finish up the cobbled Michaelgate making it hard one for the riders, but an entertaining one spectators.
World champion Peter Sagan returns from a mid-season break and wins stage one of the 2016 Amgen Tour of California. The Slovakian took part in some mountain biking events in his time off after a successful Classics season.
Tim Wellens doesn't skimp on the celebration after taking a solo victory on the first summit finish of the Giro d'Italia on stage six. The Belgian took his first Grand Tour victory after going out on his own from a breakaway group with 15km to go.
Riders await the start of the 2016 Lincoln GP. Tom Stewart of Madison Genesis took the victory just ahead of JLT-Condor's Russ Downing.
The Giro d'Italia GC contenders fight for time on the Alpe di Ponti climb on stage eight. There were no significant splits, aside from pink jersey Tom Dumoulin, who was unable to stick with the pace and lost 1-15 on the stage.