Tour de France Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. UnitedHealthcare announces 2015 men's team rosterRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | Velonews

    ... his abilities as a top-level general classification contender when he rode to ninth place overall in the 2012 Tour de France. Fully recovered from injuries that plagued his 2014 season, Brajkovic is motivated to realize his potential with the ...

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  2. Nibali on hand to see Dubai Tour route unveiledRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | Velonews

    Vincenzo Nibali will start his season at the 2015 Dubai Tour February 4-7. The Italian Tour de France champion was was the guest of honor as the race route was announced Monday.

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  3. Cycling Australia to announce Tour de France team of the centuryRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | ABC News

    ... generation, but we sadly didn't get to see his best," Bartels said. "Unfortunately, with just nine spots on a Tour de France team, there'll be world-class riders, who have done wonderful things for Australian cycling, who will miss out."

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  4. Dubai Tour toughens up for 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | Cycling News

    ... with his wife and young daughter Emma, escaping the European winter and the constant demands of being the Tour de France winner. He had hinted that he would ride the Tour of San Luis with the Italian national team but will make his 2015 debut with ...

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  5. News shorts: Froome ties the knot in South AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2014 | Cycling News

    2013 Tour de France champion Chris Froome ( Team Sky ) married his fiance Michele Cound in South Africa over the weekend. Froome was introduced to Cound by then-Barloworld teammate Daryl Impey in 2009 and proposed to her in early-2013. The newlyweds ...

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  6. Robin Williams' death officially ruled a suicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | Independent.ie

    ... Actor Robin Williams (R) jokes with US Postal rider Lance Armstrong before the start of the 15th stage of the Tour de France between Valreas and Villard-de-Lans, in 2004. Reuters Comedians Robin Williams (R), Billy Crystal (L) and Whoopi Goldberg ...

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  7. Barguil focussed on Ardennes Classics and Tour de France in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | Cycling News

    Warren Barguil is currently easing back after a long season that only concluded last month at the Tour of Beijing , where he finished sixth, and the ASO-organised Criterium in Saitama , Japan. However, his thoughts are already veering towards 2015, when one of his goals will be to make his debut in the Tour de France .

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  8. Kirchmann targets Canadian triple title defence in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | Cycling News

    ... her triple national titles she also won the Delta Road Race and placed third at the inaugural La Course by Le Tour de France. Next year, she plans on defending her national titles and working with her team to prepare for a strong performance in the ...

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  9. News shorts: New sponsor for Giro d'Italia white jersey, Evans secures TV coverageRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | Cycling News

    ... Berzin won both pink and white, and it returned in 2007, replacing the blue Intergiro jersey. As in the Tour de France, the white jersey at the Giro d'Italia is awarded to the best-placed rider under the age of 25 in the general classification. ...

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  10. Vande Velde trades bike for micRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2014 | Daily Camera

    ... of California that raises funds for physically challenged athletes. He did TV commentary last month at the Tour de France. "The lack of structured training is a nice relief," said Vande Velde, who won the 2012 USA Pro Challenge and will do TV ...

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  11. Oscar-winner Williams salutes battling ArmstrongRead the original story

    Jun 18, 2010 | Indiana's NewsCenter

    Academy-award winning actor and cycling enthusiast Robin Williams paid tribute to his friend Lance Armstrong's determination to return and win an eighth Tour de France. The 57-year-old, who won an Oscar for best supporting actor in 1998 for the film Good Will Hunting, visited the race and saw Frenchman Pierrick Fedrigo win the race's ninth stage held over 160.5km from Saint Gaudens to Tarbes.

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  12. News shorts: Kessiakoff considers retirementRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | Cycling News

    ... he won the Pontevedra time trial at the Vuelta a Espaa and spent two spells in the polka dot jersey at the Tour de France. Moreno Moser (Cannondale) has admitted that he is at a loss to explain his low-key showings in 2014 and the second half of ...

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  13. Bobby Julich joins Tinkoff-Saxo as head coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2014 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    ... was stripped of his gold medal. The Glenwood Springs High School graduate and top-three finisher at the 1998 Tour de France was named Monday as the head coach of the Tinkoff-Saxo cycling team out of Denmark. Julich's appointment as head coach of the ...

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  14. Tour of California, USA Pro Challenge Announce Women's Stage Races in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | Podium Cafe

    ... sponsive to the growing pressure to hold women's events alongside men's races around the world. This year the Tour de France held a circuit race on the Champs-A

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  15. Wiggins reveals details of hour attemptRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | Velonews

    With a world time trial championship title on his mantle alongside a yellow jersey from the Tour, Wiggins has his eye on the hour record. Photo: BrakeThrough Media Bradley Wiggins always does things his way, so it shouldn't come as a complete surprise that the 2012 Tour de France winner is mapping out an unconventional calendar for the coming season.

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  16. Julich, Yates join Tinkoff-Saxo staff for 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | Velonews

    ... at the end of 2012 and in the wake of the Lance Armstrong doping case. Julich, who finished third in the 1998 Tour de France, admitted to doping in his career and left the team. Yates, who raced alongside and later directed Armstrong, cited personal ...

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  17. News shorts: Too much yellow on LottoNL kit, no TTT in Richmond?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | Cycling News

    According to a report in Dutch newspaper De Telegraaf , TeamLottoNL-Jumbo may have to change its recently-revealed 2015 kit design because the UCI has deemed that it includes too much yellow. Team manager Richard Plugge suggested that the team will wear a special Tour de France jersey to avoid any confusion with the race leader's maillot jaune but according to De Telegraaf , the UCI is also not happy about the team colours because several other races also have yellow race leader jerseys.

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  18. Pozzovivo targets Grand Tour podium and Liege-Bastogne-Liege in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | Cycling News

    ... 2015 is to finish on the podium of a Grand Tour. While he looks certain to return to the Giro, he also has a Tour de France debut in mind, even though the presence of Jean-Christophe Praud, Romain Bardet and Carlos Betancur in the Ag2r roster means ...

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  19. Tinkoff-Saxo confirms Julich, Healey, Yates and VilaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | Cycling News

    The Tinkoff-Saxo team has confirmed a series of changes in its technical staff for 2015 as it prepares to target the Classics with Peter Sagan and the Giro d'Italia-Tour de France double with Alberto Contador. Bobby Julich has left BMC to become head coach with the team.

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  20. Sagan would swap green jersey for monument victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2014 | Cycling News

    Peter Sagan has said that he would swap one of his three green jerseys at the Tour de France for a victory in the Classics. Sagan's increasing frustration at missing out in the monuments has become evident, as the questions as to why he hasn't won one continue to mount.

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