• Sky News20 minutes ago

    Olympian Nicole Cooke: British Cycling 'downright sexist'

    British Cycling is "downright sexist" and "run by men, for men", according to former Olympic champion Nicole Cooke. Appearing before a Culture, Media and Sport Select Committee hearing into doping in sport, Cooke offered a withering commentary on the sport and many of its most senior

  • Former Olympic cyclist Nicole Cooke raises accusations of widespread doping and sexism within cycling
    The Independent1 hour ago

    Former Olympic cyclist Nicole Cooke raises accusations of widespread doping and sexism within cycling

    Former Olympic and world champion cyclist Nicole Cooke has issued a damning attack on British Cycling and Team Sky, condemning the governing bodies for their lack of accountability, sexism, and failure to fight the abuse of performance enhancing drugs (PEDSs) within the sport. Cooke, 33, presented written

  • Nicole Cooke 'sceptical' about Sir Dave Brailsford claims and British Cycling is sexist
    The Telegraph1 hour ago

    Nicole Cooke 'sceptical' about Sir Dave Brailsford claims and British Cycling is sexist

    Nicole Cooke has given a withering assessment of the state of British Cycling and the environment in which athletes operate as the former world and Olympic road champion gave evidence to a Culture, Media and Sport select committee on Tuesday. Cooke spoke via video link to the committee after submitting

  • Evergreen Venus Williams defies the odds to keep Australian Open dream alive
    The Telegraph2 hours ago

    Evergreen Venus Williams defies the odds to keep Australian Open dream alive

    It is perhaps not so surprising that the first women’s semi-final will be an all-American affair, given that they started out with 18 players in the draw. Williams outpunched the heavy-hitting Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova on Tuesday in straight sets, thus becoming the oldest woman ever to reach this stage

By using Yahoo you agree that Yahoo and partners may use Cookies for personalisation and other purposes