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Monday | Sky Sports

TDF review

The 101st Tour de France had it all. Scorching heat, driving rain, cobbles, crashes galore, enormous crowds and even yellow sheep animating what developed into one of the most compelling editions of cycling's greatest race in years.

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Related Topix: Tour de France, Cycling, Sports, Olympic Cycling, Peter Sagan, Mark Cavendish, Simon Gerrans, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Vincenzo Nibali, Summer Olympics

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Suria

It would have been tough to beat me,...

Tony Martin said he would have been tough to beat even if the best timetriallers in the world had been at the Tour de France on Saturday.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Cycling, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Tony Martin, Summer Olympics, Tour de France, Cycling, Jean-Christophe Peraud, Jan Barta, Bradley Wiggins

Wed Jul 16, 2014

Velonews

Fabian Cancellara will not start stage 11 of Tour

Although he finished in the top-five on stage 5 of the Tour, some may have expected Cancellara to dominate on the wet cobblestones.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Cycling, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Fassa Bortolo, Cycling, Fabian Cancellara, Tour de France, Vlaanderen - Capri Sonne - T Interim

SFGate

Rest day aids banged-up riders

Did the organizers' attempt to liven up the first week of the race with difficult routes go too far? Are riders taking excessive risks? And, above all, with Chris Froome and Alberto Contador removed by crashes, can anyone beat Vincenzo Nibali ? The battered, rain-soaked and often bandaged bodies of the 180 riders who remain in the Tour, down from ... (more)

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Related Topix: Tour de France, Cycling, Alberto Contador, Summer Olympic, Sports, Olympic Cycling, Olympics, Vincenzo Nibali, Summer Olympics, Fassa Bortolo, Fabian Cancellara, Andy Schleck

Tue Jul 15, 2014

The Washington Post

5 Things about the Tour de France rest day

Whew! After a week that included rain, fog, wind, cobblestones, crashes and nervous riders going through huge crowds at the Tour de France start in Yorkshire, England, the pack finally got a day off on Tuesday.

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Related Topix: Tour de France, Cycling, Alberto Contador, Summer Olympic, Sports, Olympic Cycling, Olympics, Vincenzo Nibali, Summer Olympics, Tejay Van Garderen, Fassa Bortolo, Fabian Cancellara

RTE.ie

Cancellara withdraws from Tour

Fabian Cancellara announced his withdrawal from the Tour de France on the race's first rest day on Tuesday, becoming the latest big name to exit, albeit the Swiss did so voluntarily.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Cycling, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Fassa Bortolo, Cycling, Fabian Cancellara, Tour de France, Mark Cavendish

Sun Jul 13, 2014

Daily Peloton

TDF 2014 - Stage 9 First Results

Tony Martin won his first road stage of the Tour de France in a stunning solo win.

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Related Topix: Tour de France, Cycling, Sports, Olympic Cycling, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Tony Gallopin, Summer Olympics, Quickstep

Wed Jul 09, 2014

BleacherReport

Tour de France 2014: Crowds and Cobbles Test Riders Racing for Yellow Jersey

From the enormous crowds that lined the tiny roads weaving through the Yorkshire countryside to the treacherous cobbled lanes of northern France, the 2014 Tour de France has provided a gruelling first-week test for those riders vying for this year's yellow jersey.

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Related Topix: Tour de France, Cycling, Sports, Olympic Cycling, Mark Cavendish, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Lars Boom, Simon Gerrans, Vincenzo Nibali

Podium Cafe

Froome Out of the Tour; Boom Wins on Cobbles; Nibali Aces Test

We knew it would be a dramatic day at the Tour de France. But I don't think we saw this much drama coming.

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Related Topix: Tour de France, Cycling, Sports, Olympic Cycling, Lars Boom, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Vincenzo Nibali, Lieuwe Westra, Tejay Van Garderen

Tue Jul 08, 2014

The Straits Times

Cycling: Former winner Schleck out of Tour de France

Switzerland's Fabian Cancellara, Luxembourg's Andy Schleck and his brother Frank Schleck take part in a press conference of the USA's Trek Factory cycling team on July 3, 2014, at the press center in Leeds, England, before the start of the 101st edition of the Tour de France cycling race.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Cycling, Olympics, Andy Schleck, Summer Olympic, Summer Olympics, Frank Schleck, Cycling, Fabian Cancellara, Fassa Bortolo

SeacoastOnline

Perfect weekend for Brentwood's King

This time, there were no messy wrecks or broken bones - not even with the swells of spectators lining the roadsides for a glimpse, or a selfie, as the famed Tour de France made its grand depart through the English countryside.

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Related Topix: Tour de France, Cycling, Sports, Olympic Cycling, Peter Sagan, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Mark Cavendish, Fassa Bortolo, Fabian Cancellara

Mon Jul 07, 2014

Cycling News

Gallery: Crowds swarm stage 3 at the Tour de France

The Tour de France 's Grand Dpart in the United Kingdom was hailed as being the most successful start in the event's history with spectator numbers that exceeded five million during the first three stages.

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Related Topix: Tour de France, Cycling, Sports, Olympic Cycling, Mark Cavendish, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics

Sun Jul 06, 2014

West Hawaii Today

Tour de France: Kittel thrills, Cavendish spills in 1st stage

Mark Cavendish went down in a late crash. Marcel Kittel's hands went up in victory.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Cycling, Mark Cavendish, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Tour de France, Cycling, Simon Gerrans, Jens Voigt, Peter Sagan

The Age

Supporters line the route during stage two of the Tour de France

It is the latest must-do 'thing', the social media craze that has swept the globe, with everyone from Barack Obama to David Cameron jumping on the bandwagon.

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Related Topix: Tour de France, Cycling, Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympic Cycling, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Tejay Van Garderen, Geraint Thomas

Fri Jul 04, 2014

The Independent

Tour de France: Man who brought the Tour to Britain

Christian Prudhomme on why he is so pleased to be staging today's Grand DA©part in Yorkshire and how glad he is to return to London, where he made his bow as race director As the Tour de France peloton rolls out of Leeds this morning, predicting the exact fortunes of the 198 riders in it over the next three weeks is obviously impossible.

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Related Topix: Tour de France, Cycling, Sports, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Cycling, Summer Olympic, Bradley Wiggins, Mark Cavendish, Chris Hoy

PezCycling News

Tour de Pez'14: Backstage At The Big Show

Roadside: Seven long years ago, the Tour rolled into London to huge acclaim. The ASO always had it in mind to return to the UK, but when? Not until one of the country's most cycling-mad regions emerged as a possible Grand Depart venue, and now the biggest show in the sport has made it's furtherest journey north.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Cycling, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Tejay Van Garderen, Mark Cavendish, Svein Tuft, Tour de France, Cycling

Wed Jul 02, 2014

BleacherReport

Tour de France 2014: Route Map, Daily Stages, Finish Date and More

The city of Leeds hosts the Grand Depart of the 2014 edition of the Tour de France on Saturday, July 5, as British rider Chris Froome begins the defence of his title on home ground.

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Related Topix: Cycling, Tour de France, Sports, Olympic Cycling, Olympics, Summer Olympic, Summer Olympics, Vincenzo Nibali, Frank Schleck, Fabian Cancellara, Fassa Bortolo

Tue Jul 01, 2014

Cycling News

Stefan KA1 4ng signs for BMC

The BMC Racing Team have announced that Stefan Kng will join the WorldTour team in January 1 from the BMC Development Team on a multi-year deal.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Cycling, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Fassa Bortolo, Cycling, Fabian Cancellara

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Olympic Medal Count

    Total
1 United States 46 29 29 104
2 China 38 27 23 88
3 Great Britain 29 17 19 65
4 Russian Federation 24 26 32 82
5 South Korea 13 8 7 28
6 Germany 11 19 14 44
7 France 11 11 12 34
8 Italy 8 9 11 28
9 Hungary 8 4 5 17
10 Australia 7 16 12 35
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