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  1. UCI checks bikes of Contador, Hesjedal and Gilbert for motors at Giro d'ItaliaRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Cycling News

    The UCI carried further checks on five bikes at the Giro d'Italia as they continue to look for hidden motors that could give riders a significant power boost. All the bikes were taken for checks immediately after riders crossed the finish in Verbania.

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  2. Giro 2015 - Stage 16 Report & First ResultsRead the original story

    Wednesday | Daily Peloton

    Mikel Landa has become de facto team leader after his second stage win on the trot saw him overtake teammate Fabio Aru on GC. Contador still has a plus four minute lead to play with ahead of a final few days in the mountains.

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  3. What's In a Photo Triptych? Aprica 2010Read the original story

    Wednesday | Podium Cafe

    Today's fireworks on the road to Aprica continues a modern Giro tradition of... fireworks on the road to Aprica. Let's look back ever so briefly in time to 2010, where the entire Giro hung in the balance as the protagonists exited the Mortirolo descent and began the gentle but persistent march to Aprica.

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  4. Astana, Katusha say they didn't know Contador flattedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Velonews

    Katusha drove the pace, trying to move its team leader Dmitri Konyshev up in the standings. Photo: Tim De Waele Polemics engulfed Tuesday's epic stage over the Mortirolo, and the "wait or race" debate kicked back into gear at the Giro d'Italia as pink jersey holder Alberto Contador punctured at a key moment.

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  5. Contador survives Astana onslaught to extend Giro leadRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Star Online

    Alberto Contador survived an onslaught from rival team Astana to move closer to a second Giro d'Italia title as he finished Tuesday's queen stage in Aprica in third place. Spain's Contador started the day with a 2:35 lead and now has an advantage of four minutes two seconds over compatriot Mikel Landa , who won the 16th stage 38 seconds ahead of Dutchman Steven Kruijswijk.

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  6. Alberto Contador builds Giro lead in mountainsRead the original story

    Tuesday | Scotsman.com

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. PINK jersey holder Alberto Contador put on a demonstration of his climbing skills on the steep Mortirolo pass and extended his lead on yesterday's 16th stage of the Giro d'Italia.

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  7. Contador fights back on Mortirolo to extend Giro d'Italia leadRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Cycling News

    "Cycling isn't mathematics," Alberto Contador said after crossing the line in Aprica , and he wasn't wrong, certainly not after a stage so enthralling that the extension of his overall lead at this Giro d'Italia to more than four minutes felt like something of an afterthought. "These are the kind of stages that people remember."

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  8. Tinkov: I don't think Astana and Katusha showed any classRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Cycling News

    Oleg Tinkov was happy to see Alberto Contador extending his overall lead in the Giro d'Italia after following the stage in the Tinkoff-Saxo team car, yet he struggled to hide his anger against the Astana and Katusha teams, who attacked and forced Contador to chase after he stopped for a wheel change 20km before the start of the Mortirolo. The Spaniard went on to catch, pass and distance Fabio Aru and many of his other overall rivals but was forced to make a huge effort.

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  9. Anarchy on the MortiroloRead the original story

    Tuesday May 26 | Podium Cafe

    On a day that turned into pure anarchy Mikel Landa won his second stage of the year as his team leader Fabio Aru was the big loser on the day. Alberto Contador now sits even more firmly in the lead, having had to fight back like a crazed man on the Mortirolo.

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  10. Giro'15 St.16: Mikel's Mortirolo SupremacyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | PezCycling News

    Race Report: Mikel Landa won the tough Mortirolo stage, taking his second stage win in this Giro d'Italia and moving into second overall. But the story of the day was Alberto Contador's recovery and eventual domination of stage 16. He was over a minute down on Fabio Aru, but turned it round to a near three minute advantage on the Mortirolo.

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  11. Giro d'Italia 2015: Battling Alberto Contador closes in on a second titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | The Independent

    Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies Alberto Contador survived an onslaught from rival team Astana to move closer to a second Giro d'Italia title as he finished the queen stage in Aprica in third place.

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  12. Contador counters rivals' attack after his untimely punctureRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | Velonews

    One of the unwritten rules of cycling is not to attack when the leader's jersey is down. If there's blood in the water, anything goes, but if it's a puncture or a crash, the honor code says to sit up and give them a chance to catch back on.

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  13. Giro'15 St.16: Mortirolo SupremacyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | PezCycling News

    Race Report: Mikel Landa took his second stage win in this Giro d'Italia and moved into second overall. But the story of the day was Alberto Contador's recovery and eventual domination of stage 16. He was over a minute down on Fabio Aru, but turned it round to a near three minute advantage on the Mortirolo.

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  14. Landa steals the show, Contador extends lead in Giro stage 16Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | Velonews

    Mikel Landa paid tribute to the late Marco Pantani with his victory salute at the end of the Giro's stage 16. Photo: Tim De Waele Astana's plans to ride Fabio Aru into the pink jersey took another hit on Tuesday, but for the Kazakhstani team, stage 16 was far from fruitless. Mikel Landa rode to another stunning stage win in the Giro d'Italia.

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  15. A voi! Stage 16: MotorolaRead the original story

    Monday May 25 | Podium Cafe

    Hubba hubba hubba! You have to be heartless not to like the looks of this stage. Or be Mark Cavendish.

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  16. Contador takes charge at the Giro d'Italia after impressive time trial performanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | Cycling News

    Alberto Contador takes third in the time trial and moves back into the overall lead at the Giro d'Italia Alberto Contador took back the pink jersey at the Giro d'Italia and opened a lead of 2:28 on nearest rival Fabio Aru after his impressive ride in the 59.4km time trial to Valdobbiadene, yet he modestly and sportingly refused to say that he was now in total charge of the race. Contador went close to winning the stage, with a paced effort but was slowed by what seemed like a change in the wind direction.

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  17. Tour of Norway: Boasson Hagen coming back from injuryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Cycling News

    Edvald Boasson Hagen has taken his time to return to racing after he broke his right collarbone in a crash at Gent-Wevelgem in March, but he's back on track at his beloved Tour of Norway the race promoted by his long time agent Birger Hungerholt. Next week's Tour des Fjords is more of Alexander Kristoff's affair, and the ASO organized Arctic Race of Norway in August has had Thor Hushovd as an ambassador since its inception in 2013.

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  18. Giro: Five things we learntRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | Sky Sports

    There has been nothing to split Richie Porte, Alberto Contador and Fabio Aru in the first week of the Giro d'Italia The first week of the Giro d'Italia provided plenty of thrills and spills and ended with Alberto Contador holding a three-second lead over Fabio Aru at the top of the general classification. No one but Contador himself can know how much pain his injury is causing him, but looking at his body language in the three stages he has raced since dislocating his left shoulder in a crash on stage six, he seems to be over the worst of it.

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  19. Video: Jens Voigt on the struggles of retirementRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | Cycling News

    Few riders in the peloton have ever been as open and outspoken as Jens Voigt , and the German is brutally honest about how difficult it is to transition from professional athlete to retired. Voigt rode professionally until he turned 43, and retired for good last year after setting the Hour Record.

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  20. Giro'15 St.9: Tiralongo TriumphRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | PezCycling News

    Race Report: Yet another crazy day in Italy. Paolo Tiralongo went with the early break, chased down escapee Tom-Jelte Slagter and then launched out on his own for the win.

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