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Monday | Velonews

Will anyone stop Quintana at the Vuelta?

This Vuelta a EspaA a just might live up to its billing as the best-ever field for the Spanish tour.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Cycling, Fabian Cancellara, Philippe Gilbert, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Vincenzo Nibali, Summer Olympics, Saunier Duval - Prodir, Cycling, Chris Horner, Francaise des Jeux

Sat Aug 23, 2014

Copenhagen Post

Danish cycling gearing up after scorching summer

Michael Valgren's surprising triumph in Post Danmark Rundt over the weekend was the latest in a number of encouraging Danish successes this summer.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Cycling, Alberto Contador, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Lasse Norman Hansen, Davitamon - Lotto, Cycling

Thu Aug 21, 2014

Velonews

Cannondale-Slipstream merger a reflection of Italy's economic woes

The closure of Cannondale/Liquigas after 10 years reflects the current economic plight in Italy.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Cycling, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Vincenzo Nibali, Roman Kreuziger, Team CSC, Ivan Basso, Cycling

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Copenhagen Post

Danish cycling gearing up after scorching summer

Michael Valgren's surprising triumph in Post Danmark Rundt over the weekend was the latest in a number of encouraging Danish successes this summer.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Cycling, Alberto Contador, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Lasse Norman Hansen, Davitamon - Lotto, Cycling

Sun Aug 17, 2014

Copenhagen Post

Danish cycling gearing up after scorching summer

Michael Valgren's surprising triumph in Post Danmark Rundt over the weekend was the latest in a number of encouraging Danish successes this summer.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Cycling, Alberto Contador, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Lasse Norman Hansen, Davitamon - Lotto, Cycling

Thu Aug 14, 2014

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, Mark Cavendish, Summer Olympic, Ben Swift, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Cycling, Quickstep

Mon Aug 11, 2014

PezCycling News

EuroTrash Tinkoff Monday

It's been a busy week for the Tinkoff-Saxo team: Signing Sagan, winning the Tours of Pologne and Denmark, plus all the other new and re-signed riders.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympic Cycling, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Yaroslav Popovych, Discovery Channel, Cycling, Christian Meier

Fri Aug 08, 2014

Cycling News

Sagan's Tinkoff-Saxo transfer was over a year in the making

Finally, Oleg Tinkov has his man. Following a courtship that has lasted off and on for over a year, Peter Sagan was confirmed as a Tinkoff-Saxo rider on Friday morning , having put pen to paper on a three-year deal with the squad.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Cycling, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Formula-1 Racing, Racing, Ferrari, Fernando Alonso, Paolo Bettini, Cycling, Quickstep, Mark Cavendish, Matti Breschel

Thu Aug 07, 2014

Velonews

Alonso's cycling team project picking up steam

Months after many had all but written off the high-profile project backed by Formula One champion Fernando Alonso, things are quickly clicking into gear.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Cycling, Samuel Sanchez, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Formula-1 Racing, Racing, Ferrari, Fernando Alonso, Paolo Bettini, Cycling, Quickstep

This is Bath

Sisters have promising careers in cycling ahead

Bethany and Sophie live in Keynsham and they are two of the most promising young cyclists in the Bath and North East Somerset area.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Cycling, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Summer Olympic

Wed Aug 06, 2014

Cycling News

Tour of Poland: The dream of the Velits brothers

Peter and Martin Velits don't race in the same team anymore but they have a common objective: taking victory on the Tour of Poland 's stage 5 on Thursday, which will conclude in Strbske Pleso, Slovakia, their home country.

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

Mon Aug 04, 2014

Velonews

Froome, Cavendish, Talansky among all-star lineup for Vuelta a Espana

Joaquim Rodriguez rode himself onto the final podium in stage 20 of the 2013 Tour de France, pulling away from Alberto Contador with best young rider Nairo Quintana and overall winner Chris Froome.

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Related Topix: Tour de France, Cycling, Alberto Contador, Summer Olympic, Sports, Olympic Cycling, Mark Cavendish, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Tom Boonen, Quickstep, Tony Martin

Sat Aug 02, 2014

Suria

Valverde bounces back with San Sebastian...

Spain's Alejandro Valverde bounced back from his Tour de France disappointment by winning Saturday's Clasica de San Sebastian.

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Related Topix: Tour de France, Cycling, Sports, Olympic Cycling, Philippe Gilbert, Summer Olympic, Andriy Grivko, Olympics, Tony Gallopin, Summer Olympics

Mon Jul 28, 2014

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, Mark Cavendish, Fabian Cancellara, Simon Gerrans, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Vincenzo Nibali, Summer Olympics

BleacherReport

Tour De France 2014: Jersey Winners, General Classification Results and Reaction

Vincenzo Nibali became only the sixth rider in history to win a clean sweep of all three of cycling's biggest races as he finally won the Tour de France, in Paris.

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

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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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