Mark Cavendish remains determined to pursue a place on Great Britain’s track team at next year’s Olympics but has been warned he faces an “extremely challenging” path to selection.
Chris Froome has been back in hospital for what the four-time Tour de France winner hopes will be the final surgery relating to the serious crash he suffered in June.
Opera star Placido Domingo has decided not to perform at a pre-Olympics cultural event in Japan, according to the Tokyo games organising committee.
Lizzie Deignan will set her sights higher in 2020 as she says the time to think of herself as a mum on a bike is over.
British Cycling’s head of technology Tony Purnell believes he has designed the world’s fastest track bike for Tokyo 2020 but admitted delivering the radical new machine to an accelerated deadline as been “fraught with risk”.