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  1. AP SportlightRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... in 2012 for doping. 2007 - Michael Rasmussen, the leader of the Tour de France, is removed from the race by his Rabobank team after winning the 16th stage. Rasmussen is sent home for violating (the team's) internal rules. The Danish cyclist missed ...


  2. 5 Things about the Tour de France rest dayRead the original story

    Monday Jul 21 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... speedskating team sponsor, to take over sponsorship of the team after Belkin leaves. The team had been known as Rabobank for many years until the Dutch bank dropped its sponsorship in 2012, citing professional cycling's dismal history of doping ...


  3. inCycle video: Tour de France 2014 Stage 16 reconnaissanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 20 | Cycling News

    Ahead of the 16th stage of the 2014 Tour de France , Juan Antonio Flecha and inCycle ventured to the south of France for a reconnaissance of the first Pyrenean stage of the 101st edition of the race.


  4. Kroon says likely to stop after 2014 seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 19 | Cycling News

    ... the Tinkoff-Saxo rider said on the Dutch television show De Avondetappe on Friday evening. Kroon turned pro with Rabobank in 1997, riding with the team for eight years, before spending four years with Team CSC. The Dutchman rode for BMC in 2010 and ...


  5. This week's date: July 19Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | Copenhagen Post

    ... the yellow jersey and polka-dot jersey with four stages remaining. Rasmussen was dramatically fired from his team, Rabobank, and withdrawn from the tour for lying about his whereabouts and missing doping controls. He received a two-year ban from the ...


  6. Report: Bauke Mollema to Trek Factory RacingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 | Cycling News

    ... Mollema. The Dutchman's management would not comment on the story in the Telegraaf today. Mollema turned pro with Rabobank in 2008. He has won stages in the Vuelta, Tour de Suisse and Tour de Pologne, In 2011 he finished fourth in the Vuelta and ...


  7. Tour de France 2014: When is a rest day not a rest day? When...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 14 | The Independent

    ... But the Italian ex-pro Davide Cassani, working for the television station RAI confirmed that he had seen the Rabobank leader riding in the Tuscan hills- at the same time he should have been in Central America. After the pressure on him reached ...


  8. Menchov opts not fight two-year ban for dopingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 13 | Cycling News

    ... the decision not to reveal details of the case at the time, citing Menchov's right to privacy. Menchov rode for the Rabobank, Geox and Katusha teams during the years of his biological passport violations. He won the 2009 Giro d'Italia despite ...


  9. Roompot Vakanties prepared to invest in Dutch cyclingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 12 | Cycling News

    ... season instead of the announced 2013-2015 deal. Richard Plugge, CEO of Belkin, has set aside some money from the Rabobank years [the Dutch bank continues to pay a large share of the wage bill in 2014] and Bianchi have expressed their intentions to ...


  10. Giro Rosa Stage 5 - the last day before the mountains - and Marianne VosRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 9 | Podium Cafe

    ... Lucy Garner (GBr) Liv-Shimano, s.t. 10. Edita Janeliunaite (Ltu) Forno d'Asolo Astute, s.t. 1. Marianne Vos (Ned) Rabobank-Liv, 14:57:22 2. Pauline Ferrand-PrA vot (Fra) Rabobank-Liv, + 00:41 3. Elisa Longo Borghini (Ita) Hitec Products, + ...


  11. Kittel wins third stage at Buckingham PalaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 7 | The Age

    ... finish in Harrogate on Saturday. The 31-year-old rode in support of Cavendish for three years before switching to Rabobank in 2012 to try to make it on his own. Asked if he was now the main man for the Tour's flat stages, Renshaw replied: "We'll see ...


  12. Keeping the Belkin team wheels turningRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 6 | BBC News

    ... younger brother of the team's renowned rider Lars Boom, and has worked with Belkin Pro Cycling- recently known as Rabobank and then Blanco - for two years. The large behind-the-scenes operations which support a football World Cup or Formula One ...


  13. Renshaw embraces return to Cavendish's sideRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 4 | The Age

    ... rider for the sprints since his return to his team after two years racing as a protected sprinter on the Dutch Rabobank and Belkin teams. The Bathurst rider is one of the best when it comes to helping Cavendish, including directing the team's ...


  14. InCycle Video: Mollema has ambitions for Tour de FranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 3 | Cycling News

    ... with the Dutch team at the end of this season, and it's a situation Mollema has experienced before with Rabobank's exit. But he's not worried just yet. "I think we did a really good job this year and last with Belkin as a sponsor," Mollema said. "As ...


  15. Shattered: Michael Matthews is likely to miss the Tour de France.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 3 | The Age

    ... corner and under the shade of the tree there was rocks everywhere. After a frustrating two years with Dutch team Rabobank, Matthews joined GreenEDGE for the 2013 season and blossomed into one of the brightest young talents in the world. He announced ...


  16. Mollema and Ten Dam lead Belkin's Tour de France teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 25 | Cycling News

    ... announced last week that it will withdraw its backing at the end of this year. The team lost long-term sponsor Rabobank in October 2012 and began last season under the Blanco moniker before finding a replacement backer in Belkin just ahead of the ...


  17. David Walsh questions Team Sky's ethics in Sunday TimesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2014 | Cycling News

    ... one point and the team are in only their fifth year," Walsh writes. "As in the case of the appointment of (former Rabobank doctor) Leinders, Team Sky talk the talk of high ethical standards but do not walk the walk." Walsh highlights the fact that ...


  18. Notes from the Amsterdam Desk: Passing the TorchRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2014 | Podium Cafe

    Dutch cycling suffered through yet another tough week, as the Rabobank legacy squad may have finally seen its ninth life expire.


  19. Etape, by Richard MooreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2014 | Podium Cafe

    ... him and set up shop as Kwantum (which, after regenerating through Superconfex, Buckler, WordPerfect, Novell, and Rabobank went Blanco before becoming today's Belkin). At which point the Tour - in particular - was served up with a brilliant rivalry, ...


  20. Plugge's sponsorship search already in motionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2014 | Cycling News

    ... on for a couple of years." Plugge is of course no stranger to sponsorship searches. He took over the reigns when Rabobank terminated their long association with the sport at the end of 2012. Plugge rebranded the squad as Team Blanco and retained the ...