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An Italian win in Tour de France is good for Kazakhstan

Hollywood unleashed Borat on Kazakhstan's image, so the oil-rich Central Asian nation hit back with Italian rider Vincenzo Nibali and it believes his Tour de France victory helps put the record straight.

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Related Topix: Tour de France, Cycling, Sports, Olympic Cycling, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Vincenzo Nibali, Summer Olympics, Alberto Contador

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Silicon Alley Insider

Here's How Vincenzo Nibali Won The Tour De France

Italy's Vincenzo Nibali won the Tour de France on Sunday after dominating nearly the entire three-week race from Leeds, England, to Paris.

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Related Topix: Cycling, Tour de France

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Cycling News

Strong contingent of riders announced for Tour of Utah

The 128 riders who will comprise the 16-teams to contest the tenth Tour of Utah have been announced with three grand tour winners to line up on August 4 in Cedar City for the UCI 2.1 event.

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Related Topix: Cycling, Saunier Duval - Prodir, Chris Horner, Team CSC, Ivan Basso

Mon Jul 21, 2014

The Age

Soldiering on: Zak Dempster (left) is living through the pain of riding the Tour de France.

Carcassone: Zak Dempster has learned a lot during his Tour de France debut, especially how to manage the pain and suffering of racing the three-week event that finishes in Paris on Sunday.

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Related Topix: Tour de France, Cycling

Ely Standard

Pro cyclist is a hit at Benwick primary school in run up to Circuit of the Fens bike race

Circuit of the Fens, Benwick Primary School. Circuit organiser Tom Caldwell and top cyclist Owen Lake went along with bikes and dressed in the kit so the children can see what a professional and his bike looks like.

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Related Topix: Cycling

Thu Jul 17, 2014

Cycling News

Tour de France tech: Pro mechanics' tools

At the Tour de France , team mechanics' roles require a few skills: logistics, presentation and, yes, wrenching quickly and competently on scores of bikes.

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Related Topix: Cycling

Mon Jul 14, 2014

Examiner

Porte looms as Nibali's closest threat

Richie Porte of Australia and Team Sky follows the wheel of Vincenzo Nibali of Italy and the Astana Pro Team in the climb of the Col des Chevreres during stage ten of the 2014 Le Tour de France from Mulhouse to La Planche des Belles Filles.

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Related Topix: Cycling, Tour de France

Wed Jul 09, 2014

LongmontFYI

Au revoir, Froome: Tour champ drops out

An injured wrist was just too much for Tour de France champion Chris Froome, in one of the most memorable and crash-marred stages in recent race history.

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Velonews

Pro Bike: Marcel Kittel's Giant Propel Advanced SL aero bike

Marcel Kittel is undoubtedly the man to beat whenever the Tour de France finishes with a bunch sprint, particularly with Mark Cavendish's early exit from the race.

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Related Topix: Tour de France

Mon Jul 07, 2014

Velonews

Pro bike: Vincenzo Nibali's shark Tarmac

The design directives for Vincenzo Nibali's special Tour-edition paint job were simple, according to Specialized PR man Chris Reikert.

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Related Topix: Cycling

ITV

Israeli PM calls parents of murdered Palestinian

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has called the parents of murdered Palestinian teenager Mohammed Abu Khder, NBC News has reported.

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Related Topix: Cycling

Sun Jul 06, 2014

ITV

British Isis fighter: 'We'll fight anyone against Islam'

Abdul Raqib Amin, who grew up in Aberdeen before travelling to Iraq to join the militant group, told Good Morning Britain there are thousands of recruits joining the fighters from around the world.

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Related Topix: Cycling, Tour de France

ITV

Mark Cavendish out of Tour de France following injury

Mark Cavendish is out of the Tour de France following the shoulder injury he suffered on the first stage in Harrogate on Saturday, his Omega Pharma-Quick Step team have confirmed.

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Related Topix: Tour de France, Cycling

Sat Jul 05, 2014

ITV

Red Cross: Kenya death toll rises to 13 people

Four people lost their lives at Hindi trading centre in Lamu county, near the scene of attacks in which 65 people were killed last month, the Red Cross said on Twitter.

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Related Topix: Cycling, Tour de France

Thu Jul 03, 2014

Cycling News

New German title sponsor for NetApp-Endura from 2015

A German company is set to take over title sponsorship of Team NetApp-Endura from the beginning of next season, the squad announced on Thursday.

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Related Topix: Tour de France, Cycling, Gerolsteiner

Wed Jul 02, 2014

Cycling News

Van Garderen revels in BMC sole leadership role ahead of Tour de France

BMC 's Tejay van Garderen is reveling in his sole leadership role for the BMC team ahead of the Tour de France start on July 5 in Leeds, Yorkshire.

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Related Topix: Tour de France, Cycling

Cycling News

IAM Cycling out to prove worthy of Tour de France wildcard invitation

The team is looking to propel Matthias Frank into a high overall placing when the race concludes in Paris on July 27 although they will look for any opportunities to claim a stage win.

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Related Topix: Tour de France, Cycling, Sports, Olympic Cycling, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Sylvain Chavanel

Tue Jul 01, 2014

Cycling News

Weekly wrap: North American road races, teams and riders

North American's on the WorldTour circuit are busy putting the final touches on their form before the upcoming Tour de France that starts on July 5 in Leeds, Yorkshire, while the elite women will be starting the Giro d'Italia Internazionale Femminile a day earlier with a prologue in Caserta Check out a few of the highlights from the peloton last ... (more)

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Related Topix: Tour de France, Cycling, Svein Tuft, Christian Meier

PezCycling News

PEZ Talk: Tour 1st Timer Matthew Busche

Rider Interview: The Tour de France build-up is well underway and Ed Hood managed to grab American rider Matthew Busche of Trek Factory Racing for some words before his first 'Grand Boucle'.

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Related Topix: Tour de France, Cycling, Saunier Duval - Prodir, Chris Horner, George Hincapie, Discovery Channel

Mon Jun 30, 2014

Cycling News

Tuft looks for gold medals at Commonwealth Games and World Championships

Orica-GreenEdge 's Svein Tuft showed the cycling world just how well he can time trial.

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Related Topix: Svein Tuft, Summer Olympic, Sports, Olympic Cycling, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Cycling, Christian Meier

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