Magnus Backstedt, the Swedish Paris-Roubaix winner who missed the Tour de France due to injury, rejoins his team for the Tour of Denmark starting on Wednesday

Kazakh funded squad fires star rider over B sample test positive

DR PETER NOWELL DIES AT 77

Dr Peter Nowell combined an active racing career with his work as lecturer at Liverpool University

HOG HILL READY FOR RACING  BY FEBRUARY 2008

Hog Hill, the temporary relocation site for London's Eastway, closed to make way for the 2012 Games, will open next February, event organisers have been informed.

Race leader suspended by Rabobank team and withdrawn from Tour