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6 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

Evans back in the saddle for Vuelta a Espana

Time and several career-defining successes have helped Cadel Evans come to terms with the events that may have cost him victory in the Vuelta a Espana five years ago.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Cycling, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Cadel Evans, Tour de France, Cycling, Samuel Sanchez, Ryder Hesjedal, Discovery Channel

Thu Aug 21, 2014

Velonews

Riders, directors, call for weather standards and clearer rules

The high Colorado sun pushed the clouds away at the start of the third stage at the USA Pro Challenge in Gunnison on Wednesday, and Tuesday's thunderstorm-induced neutralization was fading away with the morning's dew.

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Related Topix: Cycling, Michael Rogers, Lucas Euser, Webcor

Velonews

Gallery: 2014 USA Pro Challenge, stage 3

Young fans showed up at the Garmin bus before the stage began to greet the new yellow jersey holder, Alex Howes.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Cycling, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Michael Schar, Summer Olympics, Tom Danielson, Discovery Channel, Cycling, Michael Rogers, Tejay Van Garderen

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Cycling News

Poels to leave Omega Pharma-QuickStep

Wout Poels will leave Omega Pharma-QuickStep after spending only a year with the team.

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Related Topix: Cycling

Velonews

Van Garderen wins stage 3, takes overall lead in USA Pro Challenge

Tejay van Garderen wins Stage 3 at Monarch Ski Area, ahead of Rafal Majka . Photo: Casey B. Gibson An elite group of GC contenders entered the final ascent up the east side of Monarch Pass at the end of a 96-mile stage from Gunnison to Monarch Mountain.

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Related Topix: Tour de France, Cycling, Tom Danielson, Discovery Channel, Michael Rogers, Lucas Euser, Webcor

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Cycling News

Paolini and Kuznetsov extend with Katusha

Luca Paolini will not be hanging his wheels up just yet as he has extended his contract with Katusha for another season, according to Tuttobici .

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Related Topix: Cycling, Tour de France

Cycling News

Tinkoff Saxo aim to partner Sagan and Boasson Hagen

With Ivan Basso signed and Michael Rogers extending his contract, Tinkoff-Saxo will turn their attention to bolstering their one-day squad with Edvald Boasson Hagen their next principle transfer target.

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Related Topix: Ivan Basso, Team CSC, Cycling, Michael Rogers

Cycling News

Omega Pharma-Quick Step backing Uran at Vuelta a Espana

Omega Pharma-Quick Step has announced its team for the 2014 Vuelta a Espaa which will be led by Rigoberto Uran .

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Related Topix: Tom Boonen, Cycling

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Cycling News

Rogers extends with Tinkoff-Saxo through 2016

Michael Rogers has signed back on board with Tinkoff-Saxo for an additional two season.

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Related Topix: Cycling, Michael Rogers

Sun Aug 17, 2014

Santa Cruz Sentinel

Cyclist Tejay Van Garderen on home ground at USA Pro Challenge

ASPEN, COLO. >> Three weeks after finishing fifth in the Tour de France for the second time, Tejay van Garderen returns to racing Monday in the weeklong USA Pro Challenge.

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Related Topix: Pro, Cycling, Tour de France, Michael Rogers, Tom Danielson, Discovery Channel

Sat Aug 16, 2014

Cycling News

Ten riders to watch at the USA Pro Challenge

The 2014 USA Pro Challenge fires up Monday in Colorado with a circuit race around Aspen and nearby Snowmass Village.

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Related Topix: Tour de France, Cycling, Michael Rogers, Team CSC, Jens Voigt

Cycling News

Boonen aims for second Worlds title

The Omega Pharma-QuickStep rider won the title in 2005 in Madrid. "I will have to be super but it's not impossible," he told Het Letste Nieuws."

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Related Topix: Cycling, Philippe Gilbert, Francaise des Jeux, Fassa Bortolo, Fabian Cancellara, Flanders

Fri Aug 15, 2014

Cycling News

Stybar recovering after Eneco Tour crash

Zdenek Stybar should be allowed to leave hospital this weekend, according to his team manager Patrick Lefevere.

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Related Topix: Cycling

Velonews

Stopping progress? Pro cyclists weigh in on the disc-brake debate

Tom Boonen : I've never used [discs] before, except on a mountain bike. I'd love to try it in training, and in a race.

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Related Topix: Pro, Cycling, Tom Boonen

Cycling News

Meersman ready to fight at Tour de l'Ain

Gianni Meersman is ready to fight for his leader's jersey on the penultimate stage of the Tour de l'Ain.

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Related Topix: Cycling

Thu Aug 14, 2014

Cycling News

Betancur undecided about future

Carlos Betancur says that he is still undecided about his future after it was announced earlier this month that he had reached an agreement to end his contract with AG2R-La Mondiale .

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Related Topix: Cycling

Cycling News

Alaphilippe continues upward trajectory at Tour de l'Ain

When Dave Brailsford spoke a couple of days before the start of the Tour de France about his desire to win the race with a French rider , he said he'd been impressed by several very familiar names including Thibaut Pinot and Romain Bardet.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Cycling, Peter Sagan, Mark Cavendish, Summer Olympic, Ben Swift, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Cycling

Wed Aug 13, 2014

Cycling News

Transfers: Caruso, Vermote extend for two years

The Katusha team announced today that it has extended the contract with Italian rider Giampaolo Caruso through the 2016 season, while Omega Pharma-Quickstep made a similar deal with Belgian Julien Vermote .

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Related Topix: Cycling, Viatcheslav Ekimov, Discovery Channel

Velonews

Van Garderen, Danielson, Rogers, Majka headline Pro Challenge GC contenders

Tejay van Garderen won the 2013 USA Pro Challenge, and he's looking to repeat at this year's race.

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Related Topix: Pro, Cycling, Tour de France, Tom Danielson, Discovery Channel, Saunier Duval - Prodir, Chris Horner, Michael Rogers

Tue Aug 12, 2014

Podium Cafe

ENECO Tour: Is It Getting Hot In Here?

Today Omega Pharma-Quick Step's Zdenek Stybar nabbed a brutal sprint over Belkinnen Lars Boom and Sep Vanmarcke, launched from some sort of ridiculous distance as a counterattack to Boom accelerating.

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Related Topix: Tom Boonen, Cycling, Tour de France

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