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  1. Team Sky's Lars-Petter Nordhaug, centre, crosses the line to secure overall victory in LeedsRead the original story w/Photo

    27 min ago | Knutsford Guardian

    Belgian Ben Hermans took the final stage and Team Sky's Lars Petter Nordhaug finished top of the general classification, but it was the Tour de Yorkshire organisers who could claim to be the big winners after another amazing weekend of cycling in the county. They claimed as many as 750,000 people turned out to watch Sunday's finale, a 167km rolling road from Wakefield to Leeds which revisited many of the key points from last summer's Grand Depart of the Tour de France, with as many as 1.5million people coming out over the three days of the event.

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  2. Football and rugby league at danger from cycling surgeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Bangkok Post

    ... (104 mile) run from Wakefield to Leeds, including six gruelling climbs -- some of the local lads in the peloton said cycling's popularity is surging ahead. "I'd say it's already a massive cycling county as it is," said Tom Moses of the JLT Condor ...

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  3. Gallery: 2015 Tour of the Gila, stage 5Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Velonews

    An ecstatic Rob Britton shows off the winner's trophy with second place Daniel Jaramillo and Gavin Mannion. Photo: Casey B. Gibson The final selection starts to form as riders sit on Phil Gaimon at the bottom of the climb.

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  4. Russia's Ilnur Zakarin gets career-best win at Tour of RomandieRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | USA Today

    ... time-trial stage. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1GRrSuX The winner of the Tour de Romandie cycling race Russian Ilnur Zakarin of team Katusha, climbs the 'Rue de la Mercerie' section in front of the Lausanne's cathedral during ...

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  5. Rob Britton, Mara Abbott conquer Silver City Tour of the GilaRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Velonews

    ... Gila Monster, hitting the line 37 seconds ahead of runner-up Katie Hall (UnitedHealthcare). Breanne Nalder (DNA Cycling-K4) rounded out the podium three minutes later. "The climb isn't as hard as some of the other climbs that happened earlier in the ...

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  6. Mara Abbott Wins Record 5th Tour of the Gila While Britton Unseats Colombian LeaderRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | The Grant County Beat

    ... presented by Kelly Benefit Strategies) but to two opportunists in the form of Katie Hall (United Healthcare Pro Cycling) and Breanne Nalder (DNA Cycling presented by K4). Hall who finished second today to Abbott also leapt up the final general ...

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  7. Silver City's Tour of the GilaRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | KOB-TV New Mexico

    One of the best cycling events in the country, Tour of the Gila, wrapped up on Sunday. Tour of the Gila is a cycling stage race located in Southwestern New Mexico that has put Silver City on the cycling map.

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  8. 4th annual Bo Bikes Bama event takes over AuburnRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WTVM

    Former Auburn star Bo Jackson returned to the plains Saturday for his fourth annual Bo Bikes Bama event. "As Bo has been doing for many years and been riding, this is a great cause and I felt this is a great cause for me to ride in also," said Robert Raben, a cyclist from Texas.

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  9. Sweet success for Zakarin in Tour of RomandieRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | ABC News

    Katusha's Russian cyclist Ilnur Zakarin has won the Tour of Romandie in Lausanne, holding off Britain's two-time defending champion Chris Froome in the closing individual time-trial. The 25-year-old Zakarin had taken the race leader's yellow jersey at the end of Saturday's fifth stage but Sky star Froome had been expected to be too strong on Monday morning.

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  10. Growing summer business took effort, money | VailDaily.comRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Vail Daily News

    Laurie Mullen keeps busy. The Vail resident and co-owner of West Vail Liquor Mart serves on a number of town boards and commissions, but her favorite is the one dedicated to growing the town's summer business.

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  11. Tour de Yorkshire: Ben Hermans takes final stage but Team Sky's...Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk

    ... everybody has got a smile on their face, and a very interesting race thanks to the route. Yorkshire is made for cycling." Hermans took victory after attacking with 10 kilometres left. He soon swept by the fading solo effort of American Lawson ...

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  12. Race: The Tour de Yorkshire Peloton leaves Whitby on the first stage Picture: Sarah CaldecottRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | The Northern Echo

    ... before the event he said: "From the point of view of Yorkshire and growing the economy here and the culture of cycling, this has to be a successful event." More than 250,000 spectators are believed to have turned out to witness the first day of the ...

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  13. Cycling: Sweet success for Zakarin in Tour of RomandieRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    Katusha cyclist Ilnur Zakarin of Russia won the Tour of Romandie in Lausanne on Sunday, holding off Britain's two-time defending champion Chris Froome in the closing individual time-trial. New overall leader Russian Ilnur Zakarin of team Katusha wears the yellow jersey during the podium ceremony of the fourth stage 162.7km between Fribourg and Champex-Lac at the Tour de Romandie UCI World Tour stage cycling road race in Champex-Lac.

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  14. Nordhaug wins Yorkshire Tour as Hermans takes last stageRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    Norway's Lars-Petter Nordhaug won the Tour de Yorkshire after Belgian Ben Hermans claimed victory on the third and final stage in Leeds on Sunday. Norway's Lars-Petter Nordhaug competes during the 6,7 km individual time-trial and prologue of the 73rd edition of the Paris-Nice cycling race, on March 8, 2015, in Maurepas, France Nordhaug took sixth on the final stage in a group of around 20 riders nine seconds behind the winner following the lumpy 167km stage from Wakefield.

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  15. Video: Hofland on getting LottoNL-Jumbo off the mark in Tour de YorkshireRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Cycling News

    Moreno Hofland finally got LottoNL-Jumbo 's win tally off the mark with his victory on stage two of the Tour de Yorkshire . The Dutchman outsprinted IAM Cycling's Matteo Pelucchi to secure his and the team's first win of 2015.

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  16. Las Vegas 250 East/West Shootout Results 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Motorcycle USA

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  17. Swift to undergo surgery after Tour de Yorkshire crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | Cycling News

    Ben Swift will undergo surgery on his shoulder this Wednesday after crashing on it earlier this week. Swift crashed during the opening stage of the Tour de Yorkshire and was forced to abandon.

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  18. Blythe: Decision to leave WorldTour helped my careerRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2013 | Cycling News

    Adam Blythe feels his decision to move down from WorldTour to Continental level and then back up again has been a good one for his career. The 25-year-old had two years at Omega Pharma-Lotto and two at BMC but then dropped two tiers, joining English outfit NFTO before winning the RideLondon Classic last season .

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  19. Durasek overcomes illness to seal Tour of Turkey winRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2011 | Cycling News

    Kristijan Durase k overcame a scare on the eve of the final stage of the Tour of Turkey as illness almost derailed his general classification victory. The Croatian held the leader's turquoise jersey going into the final stage, where he was never likely to lose time, but came down with a fever on Saturday night.

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  20. Tour de Yorkshire: Team Sky's Lars Petter Nordhaug hangs on to victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Independent

    Belgian Ben Hermans won the third and final stage of the inaugural Tour de Yorkshire as Team Sky's Lars Petter Nordhaug hung on to secure overall victory in Leeds yesterday. BMC Racing's Hermans attacked with just over six miles remaining of the rolling 103-mile course from Wakefield to Leeds, soon sweeping by the fading solo effort of American Lawson Craddock and quickly building a 20-second lead on the way into the finish in Roundhay Park.

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