Defending champion Chris Froome survived a series of attacks to retain the overall lead at the Tour de France. Dutchman Bauke Mollema won the 15th stage after an impressive breakaway.
Belgian cyclist Michael Goolaerts, who died of cardiac arrest during the Paris-Roubaix race, was just the latest rider to die of a heart attack. This raises the question as to why this happens to so many young riders.
The world of cycling is in shock after the death of Michael Goolaerts. The Belgian rider passed away after suffering a heart attack during the grueling Paris-Roubaix race.
Tour de France winner Chris Froome has denied allegations of doping. However, the claims have caused a stir in the world of cycling and there could yet be a bigger problem on the horizon for the sport.
The cyclist known as 'The Shark' has added another title to his name, winning the longest professional one-day cycling race. The 2014 Tour de France champion timed his late attack to perfection to seal the victory.
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