UCI America Tour
Racing in the UCI America Tour spans two hemispheres during a busy 12-month season. In 2014 the continent registered three UCI Professional Continental teams and 22 UCI Continental teams.
Richie Porte (Team Sky) has gained yet more ground on his rivals in the UCI WorldTour after an impressive ride to victory in the Volta Ciclista a Catalunya, which saw the Australian clinch his second top stage race of the 2015 season.
Lizzie Armitstead (Boels Dolmans Cycling Team) has won the 2015 Trofeo Afredo Binda-Comune di Cittiglio, second round of the UCI Women Road World Cup. She got the better of Pauline Ferrand-Prévot and Anna van der Breggen (Rabo Liv Women Cycling Team) in a 6-up sprint. The English woman now leads the overall UCI Women Road World Cup standings.