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  1. Contador targets Giro, TDF doubleRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Iol.co.za

    Double Tour de France champion Alberto Contador expressed delight as a mountainous 2015 route was revealed on Wednesday, as the Spaniard confirmed his plans for an ambitious Giro-Tour double. Sky's 2013 Champion Chris Froome suggested however that he may skip the 2015 Tour as it didn't suit his style, saying he may concentrate on the Italian challenge.

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  2. EuroTrash Tour'15 ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | PezCycling News

    ... Sevres - Grand Paris Seine Ouest - Paris Champs-Elysees 107km. Tour'15 Route Map: Tour of Hainan 2014 The Belkin Pro Cycling team's Moreno Hofland won Stage 1 in China's Tour of Hainan. He sprinted ahead of Italian Andrea Palini (Lampre-Merida) and ...

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  3. Murphy sets pace as Missouri's offense stumblesRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Washington Times

    The fifth-year senior scored three touchdowns in the Tigers' 42-13 victory in Gainesville, finishing with 224 yards to boost his Southeastern Conference-leading all-purpose average to 149.1. He returned a kickoff and a punt for touchdowns to boost his special-teams scoring total to seven and break Jeremy Maclin's school record. Maclin, now a receiver with the Philadelphia Eagles, tweeted his congratulations after the game, calling Murphy "a beast."

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  4. Video: Evans reacts to 2015 Tour de France route announcementRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Cycling News

    "It's a beautiful show most of all," he told Cyclingnews of his overall impressions of the 102nd Tour. "As a rider you sit here and watch the review of this year's race, it's a beautiful show, just seeing cycling on the big screen, that's fantastic."

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  5. Orange sales, profit fall on tough competitionRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | MarketWatch

    Orange SA on Thursday posted another drop in revenue and profit in its latest quarter as tough competition in some of the telecom group's largest markets continued to weigh. Orange said sales in the three months ended Sept.

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  6. Prudhomme's Tour de France swagger leaves Froome unimpressedRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    While race director Christian Prudhomme demonstrated his ability to get down with the kids at the 2015 Tour de France presentation in Paris, next year's route has Chris Froome very much questioning his participation. Nevertheless bullish in an accountant's grey suit, Prudhomme - all 1.90m of him - took to the stage to wax lyrical about the exponential growth of cycling the world over.

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  7. Double-seeker Froome may bid Tour au revoirRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Sunday Herald

    Chris Froome says he may opt out of the 2015 Tour de France and aim for a Giro d'Italia/Vuelta a Espana double instead. Chris Froome says he may opt out of the 2015 Tour de France and aim for a Giro d'Italia/Vuelta a Espana double instead.

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  8. Stephanie Morton getting closer to Olympic dreamRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Cycling News

    Stephanie Morton took a few steps closer to her goal of making 2016 Olympic Games in Rio. The 23-year-old dominated the sprint competition at the recent Oceania track championships in Adelaide, taking a clean sweep of three gold medals.

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  9. Chris Froome says he may not ride Tour de FranceRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Scotsman.com

    CHRIS Froome may opt out of the 2015 Tour de France and target a Giro d'Italia-Vuelta a Espana double instead. The 29-year-old Kenya-born Briton won the 2013 Tour and crashed out of this year's race, which began in Yorkshire and was won by Vincenzo Nibali.

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  10. 2015 Tour de France route begins in Holland, ends in moutainsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Sporting News

    The punishing hairpin climb to the Alpe d'Huez ski station high in the French Alps will provide the dramatic climax for the 2015 Tour de France, before cycling's showcase race sweeps into Paris for its traditional finish in front of cheering crowds on the Champs-Elysees. The atypical 2015 route unveiled Wednesday by Tour organizers also sees a greatly reduced emphasis on time trialing, plenty of opportunities for sprinters to shine and potential traps that could trip up race favorites, including a return to tricky cobbled roads in northeast France.

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  11. Corti hoping for invitation to mountainous Tour de FranceRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Cycling News

    A lack of time trial kilometres in the 2015 Tour de France may have been of concern to some but for Team Colombia general manager Claudio Corti, the parcours is one he sees as favouring his team. The Pro-Continental outfit will need to receive a wildcard entry to appear in the race although Corti is confident recent signings of several new riders will help them make a debut at La Grande Boucle.

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  12. Tour de France Winner's Team Under InvestigationRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Men's Journal

    ... and a penultimate stage up the Alpe d'Huez . What they didn't talk about was the fact that just last week, the UCI, cycling's governing body, was launching a doping investigation on last year's Tour-winning team, the Kazakhstan-based Astana. Two ...

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  13. Pro GRT calendar announced for 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | USA Cycling

    USA Cycling is the official governing body for all disciplines of competitive cycling in the United States. The 501c3, membership-based organization aims both to achieve sustained success in international cycling competition and to grow competitive cycling in America while delivering an exceptional customer experience.

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  14. Cyclo-cross shorts: Canadians head to Winnipeg for national championshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Cycling News

    ... Gilder won the first round of the elite women's races and Cassandra Maximenko secured the win on the second day. USA Cycling's Professional Cyclo-cross Series heads to St. Louis, Missouri for the Gateway Cross Cup held on October 25-26, both are C2 ...

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  15. UCI set to appeal Kreuziger's Biological Passport verdictRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Cycling News

    ... not exceed the so-called basal (extreme) values, taking into account expert opinions submitted by the International Cycling Federation and the athlete in question, who explained the abnormality." However the UCI has always defended the Biological ...

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  16. USADA, USA Cycling conferring over Armstrong ban at Hincapie fondoRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Velonews

    Lance Armstrong may not, as previously reported , participate at the Gran Fondo Hincapie this weekend in South Carolina, due to the event's sanctioning through USA Cycling. Because of his lifetime ban, Armstrong is prohibited from participating in any event sanctioned by any signatory to the World Anti-Doping [WADA] Code.

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  17. Tour de France 2015 Route Unveiled + PhotosRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Pedal

    October 22, 2014 - The 2015 Tour de France route was revealed this morning at the 'Palais des Congres' in Paris in front of more than 4,000 spectators. It was designed with the intention of breaking away from tradition.

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  18. Kimberly Clark Corp Shares Gap Up on Earnings BeatRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Kimberly Clark Corp shares gapped up before the market opened on Wednesday after the company announced better than expected quarterly earnings, American Banking News reports. The stock had previously closed at $111.04, but opened at $111.23.

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  19. Tiger Kickoff: For Michael Scherer and brothers, fewer Pop-Tarts, more sportsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Missourian

    Dori Scherer drove to the hospital while trying to call her husband. She was about to give birth to their third son - future Missouri linebacker Michael Scherer.

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  20. WAVE movement encourages bike riders, drivers to get friendlyRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | KXAN-TV Austin

    ... mple, that's because it is. If you're ever on a bike or spot someone on a bike, just throw them a friendly wave. The cycling community in Austin is growing, since 2010 over 1 million cyclists have visited the Lance Armstrong Bikeway.

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