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  1. Ap Photos: Vincenzo Nibali wins Tour de FranceRead the original story w/Photo

    15 min ago | The Fresno Bee

    ... the first Italian to do so in 16 years. Nibali won four stages - a feat not equaled by a Tour winner since Lance Armstrong won five a decade ago. The Italian wore the yellow jersey for all but two stages since Stage 1. His 7 minute, 37 second margin ...

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  2. Italy's Vincenzo Nibali wins Tour de France titleRead the original story w/Photo

    26 min ago | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... in a sprint finish. Nibali's 7-minute 37-second margin over runner-up Jean-Christophe Peraud equaled that of Lance Armstrong over Swiss rider Alex Zulle in 1999 - a result nullified for doping. With the Arc de Triomphe in Paris as the backdrop, ...

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  3. Italian Vincenzo Nibali earns Tour de France victoryRead the original story

    38 min ago | OregonLive.com

    ... - even in the face of inevitable questions about doping, which pummeled this sport's image long before Lance Armstrong dealt arguably the most devastating blow: His admission that he doped on way to his seven Tour victories, which were later ...

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  4. Italy's Nibali wins Tour de FranceRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Erie Times News

    ... crashed out in the final sprint. Nibali won four stages -- a feat not equaled by a Tour winner since Lance Armstrong won five a decade ago. Nibali's 7-minute, 37-second margin over runner-up Jean-Christophe Peraud equals that of Armstrong over Swiss ...

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  5. Crowning of an 'emperor': Vincenzo Nibali gives Italy its 1st Tour de France winner since 1998Read the original story

    1 hr ago | Weyburn This Week

    ... crashed out in the final sprint. Nibali won four stages - a feat not equalled by a Tour winner since Lance Armstrong won five a decade ago. The Italian wore the yellow jersey for all but two stages since Stage 1. His seven minute 37 second margin ...

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  6. Tour de France: Humble, ambitious Nibali had an early cycling dreamRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... - even in the face of inevitable questions about doping, which pummeled this sport's image long before Lance Armstrong dealt arguably the most devastating blow: His admission that he doped on way to his seven Tour victories, which were later ...

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  7. Emotional Nibali completes dominating victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    ... was the case when doping was so prevalent. Nibali won four stages, a feat not equaled by a Tour winner since Lance Armstrong won five a decade ago. The Italian wore the yellow jersey for all but two stages since Stage 1. His 7-minute, 37-second ...

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  8. Nibali's journey from Sicily ends in yellow in ParisRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Peninsula

    ... the habit of making Tour de France champions prime suspects. Bradley Wiggins and Froome, in the wake of the Lance Armstrong scandal, faced repeated grillings over their ethics. Nibali, the first Italian to win the Tour since the late Maro Pantani in ...

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  9. This date in sports history for Monday, July 28, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Daily Republic

    ... the first gymnast to win five straight national titles since George Wheeler did it from 1937-41. 2002 - Lance Armstrong wins his fourth straight Tour de France. His final winning margin over second-place Joseba Beloki of Spain is 7 minutes, 17 ...

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  10. 5 Things to know about the Tour de France Stage 21Read the original story

    7 hrs ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... Nibali, has come a long way in the last five years, says the head of Kazakh Cycling. Five years ago, Lance Armstrong was on the team. He was later exposed as a doping cheat. In 2010, Alberto Contador won the Tour, only to have his victory stripped ...

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  11. Tour de France 2014: Vincenzo Nibali confirmed as champion as he puts ...Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Independent

    ... Italian to win it, though, since the late Marco Pantani in 1998. It is an indication of how, during the Lance Armstrong era (1999-2005) - and for nearly a decade afterwards Tour success has been patchy at best for Italy and other top cycling nations ...

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  12. Vincenzo Nibali wins Tour de France titleRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Stuff.co.nz

    ... the habit of making Tour de France champions prime suspects. Bradley Wiggins and Froome, in the wake of the Lance Armstrong scandal, faced repeated grillings over their ethics. Nibali, the first Italian to win the Tour since the late Maro Pantani in ...

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  13. Italian Nimbali Tour de France confident clean but team is notorious for dopingRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... Michele Scarponi was suspended in 2012 for his link to the Armstrong -involved EPO doctor Michele Ferrari Lance Armstrong also rode for Astana for two whole years when cyclist Alberto Contador had the 2010 Tour crown taken from him for doping. ...

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  14. Better dope testing 'gave me a chance', says NibaliRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | South China Morning Post

    ... can win without resorting to cheating. The reaction to his success is a far cry from that which greeted Lance Armstrong's seven successive wins during the darkest days of blood doping and use of the banned substance Erythropoietin (EPO). What makes ...

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  15. Improved drug testing helped me win, says Vincenzo NibaliRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Velonews

    ... that cyclists can win without cheating. The reaction to his success is a far cry from that which greeted Lance Armstrong's seven consecutive wins during the darkest days of blood doping and use of the banned substance Erythropoietin (EPO). When ...

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  16. Nibali thanks improved drug testingRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    ... that cyclists can win without cheating. The reaction to his success is a far cry from that which greeted Lance Armstrong's seven successive wins during the darkest days of blood doping and use of the banned substance Erythropoietin (EPO). When ...

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  17. Royal embarrassment -- Queen's hoss is a druggieRead the original story

    Yesterday | Murfreesboro Post

    ... recently tested positive for a banned substance, according to various news dispatches. Estimate, like Lance Armstrong, denied any knowledge of how the drugs got into her feed bag. Estimate won last year's British Gold Cup. Perhaps she, like another ...

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  18. Nobody likes a cheaterRead the original story

    Yesterday | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... years and hasn't seen anything comparable since their game was exposed. Americans marveled at the story of Lance Armstrong, the first seven-time winner of the Tour de France. Of how he overcame cancer to go where no man had gone before. Then, we ...

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  19. Improved drug testing helped me win,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Suria

    ... that cyclists can win without cheating. The reaction to his success is a far cry from that which greeted Lance Armstrong's seven successive wins during the darkest days of blood doping and use of the banned substance Erythropoietin (EPO). When ...

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  20. More Arizonans joining the rideRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Arizona Republic

    ... the Tour de France. Dedicated cyclists and American sports enthusiasts witnessed the rise of the event as Lance Armstrong took the world by storm, inspiring many with his defeat of cancer and streak of seven consecutive Tour titles. They also ...

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