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3 hrs ago | ABC News
If you head out on your bike between Coolangatta to Paradise Point on the Gold Coast, it's very likely you will see a sign: 'The Darren Smith Memorial Route'.
7 hrs ago | Northern Michigan News
The Tour de France's final day in the mountains saw both of France's podium hopefuls rise in the overall standings, while Vincenzo Nibali won atop the punishing Hautacam climb to leave the peloton even further in his slipstream.
7 hrs ago | Ledger-Enquirer.com
The stage: 145.5 kilometers from Pau to the summit finish at Hautacam, rated "beyond category" in the Tour jargon to describe the most difficult climbs.
7 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail
Race leader Astana team rider Vincenzo Nibali of Italy celebrates as he crosses the finish line to win the 145.5km 18th stage of the Tour de France cycling race between Pau and Hautacam, July 24, 2014.
12 hrs ago | WLBT-TV Jackson
A man believed to have provided the gun used by Boston Marathon bombing suspects to kill a university police officer has been arrested on drug and weapon charges.
16 hrs ago | Cycling News
It is possible to have too much of a good thing, according to Brad Wiggins . In 2012 he won the Tour de France and a gold medal at the London Olympics time trial but now seems to have some regrets due to way it affected his private life.
Jack Bauer cried, and it would have been easy to shed tears with him. The Kiwi cyclist's amazing tilt at a stage win in the horrendously gruelling Tour de France was up there with the best sports action of the year, or any year.
The Tour de France neophyte often relies on the advice of more experienced hands as he looks to survive the rigours of La Grande Boucle, but sometimes, there's nothing quite like the reassurance of his peers.
The 166 riders still standing out of the 198 who set out from Leeds, England on July 5 have one more lung-busting day in the mountains on Thursday, when the legendary 2,115-meter Tourmalet and the infamous Hautacam climbs could well settle the race's final podium placings.
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The Tour de France has quite a history. Every year it brings thousands of dedicated fans to watch three weeks of uphill battles and long stages, falls and failures, wins and newly broken records.
American rider Tejay van Garderen was the biggest loser among the Top 10 yellow jersey contenders, blowing up on the first "beyond category" Pyreneen climb and most likely losing his chance of becoming the first American to score a Tour de France podium finish since Greg Lemond 24 years ago.
Michael Rogers said he had learnt lessons when serving a temporary doping suspension that helped him win his first ever Tour de France stage.
Tinkoff-Saxo's Michael Rogers took victory on Stage 16 of the 2014 Tour de France as he headed a breakaway in the first of three days in the Pyrenees.
Sir Bradley Wiggins may have decided to race only one of a possible four events in Glasgow but he insists the Commonwealth Games - and riding for Team England - is a big deal.
Updated: Thu Jul 24, 2014 06:10 pm
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