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  1. Livestrong Donations Dropped 34% After Armstrong Doping ScandalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2014 | Switched

    ... 63 percent from $41 million in 2009, the year Armstrong came out of retirement and finished third in the Tour de France. He won the race seven times, only to have those titles later stripped away after his doping admission. Daniel Borochoff, founder ...

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  2. 5 Sports Movies That Need To Be MadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2014 | CBS Local

    ... journey of America's most disgraced champion Lance Armstrong. From Armstrong's battle with cancer, to his six Tour de France victories, to his emotional admission to doping. Every element is present. Much like Ray Rice has done with domestic ...

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  3. Tour of Britain 2014 - Cav and Wiggo the star names againRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2014 | Surrey Advertiser

    Get Surrey continues its countdown to the Tour of Britain by comparing the two golden boys of the recent British cycling boom - Mark Cavendish and Sir Bradley Wiggins Tour De France 2012 winner, four Olympic golds, six gold medals at the Track World Championships, BBC Sports Personality of the Year 2012, knighted in 2013. On a letter from the Queen: "She sent me a lovely letter which was nice to receive but whatever comes next is fantastic, I'll take it.

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  4. Brailsford: Froome can still win the VueltaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2014 | Cycling News

    ... said "I don't know, but I'd hope so. What a great race it would be if it did, we've had that in the Tour de France [in 1989], haven't we? Should Froome win, he would be the first Briton ever to take the Vuelta a Espaa. Previous best finishes for the ...

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  5. Livestrong Takes Hit after Armstrong ConfessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2014 | Pharmaceutical Processing

    ... 63 percent from $41 million in 2009, the year Armstrong came out of retirement and finished third in the Tour de France. He won the race seven times, only to have those titles later stripped away after his doping admission. Daniel Borochoff, founder ...

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  6. Kwiatkowski draws closer to Tour of Britain winRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2014 | Velonews

    Michal Kwiatkowski is closing in on the Tour of Britain overall win and is continuing to prove he is a star in the making. "This is only my second race back from my long break after the Tour de France," Kwiatkowski said.

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  7. Irish Film Board to partner with RTE2Read the original story

    Sep 12, 2014 | Business World

    ... and the world of professional cycling, set against the backdrop of the fall of Lance Armstrong and the 2013 Tour de France; and award winning feature documentary The Summit, the story of the deadliest day on the world's most dangerous mountain, when ...

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  8. Vuelta a Espana: Valverde slips to third overallRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | Cycling News

    ... to reach a similar level of form which saw him claim three stages and the overall classification at the Tour de France last year but Valverde suggested that there isn't much between the top four riders at the moment. "I don't really think Froome is ...

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  9. Livestrong Donations TumbleRead the original story

    Sep 10, 2014 | SportsOneSource.com

    ... drug use. In January 2013, Armstrong told Oprah Winfrey that he had cheated in all of his Tour de France wins from 1999-2005. Without specifically referring to Armstrong, Livestrong blamed the financial downturn on fallout from "revelations and ...

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  10. Tour Of Britain Comes To LondonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2014 | Londonist

    With the road-side dust from the Tour de France barely settled in London, sports fans can now look forward to another cycling treat as the Tour of Britain comes to town this weekend. Sunday sees the final stage of the Tour take place in London with riders competing in the individual time trial.

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  11. Aru wins Vuelta 18th stage, Froome...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | Bangkok Post

    ... seconds from Contador to take second place in the overall standings from Alejandro Valverde. Froome, the 2013 Tour de France winner, is now 1min 19sec behind red jersey holder Contador, the 2008 and 2012 winner, with three stages to go. The 31-year ...

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  12. Could Tour of Britain success see Tour de France come to Worcestershire?Read the original story

    Sep 11, 2014 | Worcester News

    ... starting crowd in this year's event. And this saw Cllr Udall wonder whether cycling's premium event the Tour de France could visit the county in the future. This year, the Tour prologue started in Yorkshire and wound its way south to London, before ...

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  13. Tour of Spain: Froome moves up to second and closes gap on ContadorRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | The Independent

    ... it's not a problem." This has been a real rollercoaster of a race for Froome, who after crashing out of the Tour de France injured, none the less started the Vuelta strongly in the first mountain top finish of La Zubia. However, he then lost time in ...

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  14. Livestrong Donations Fell 34% After Lance Armstrong's ConfessionRead the original story

    Sep 11, 2014 | Bloomberg

    ... drug use. In January 2013, Armstrong told Oprah Winfrey that he had cheated in all of his Tour de France wins from 1999-2005. In the year that followed, donations to Livestrong dropped to $15 million from $22.7 million, according to an Internal ...

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  15. Froome keeps things interesting at VueltaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | Velonews

    ... which started last week in Asturias, is keeping Froome in the rae. And as the Vuelta rolls along, the 2013 Tour de France winner is clearly getting stronger. Thursday's escapade also had implications for the podium. Contador remains in control of ...

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  16. Vuelta a Espa a - Froome up to second after Aru wins stage 18Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | Yahoo!

    ... and Valverde with him as Froome apparently struggled to match their sudden turn of pace. But the 2013 Tour de France champion quickly got into a fast rhythm and surged past his rivals with one of his trademark seated spinning attacks. Froome swiftly ...

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  17. Aru doubles stage count in the Vuelta a EspanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | Cycling News

    ... so far. In Italy, with Aru clearly keen and able, so far, to follow in the wheeltracks of his team leader and Tour de France winner Vincenzo Nibali, it appears to be another story altogether - and today's triumph confirmed that again.

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  18. Chris Froome keeps hopes alive in Vuelta a Espana as Team Sky rider moves into second placeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | Daily Mail

    ... 15km remaining, ahead of the final finishing ascent. Froome's Team Sky squad led the peloton and the 2013 Tour de France winner nicked a few bonus seconds at the intermediate sprint with 8km to go. The real action took place on the second climb to ...

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  19. Italian authorities open homicide investigation into Pantani's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | Velonews

    A new investigation into the possible murder of Italian cyclist Marco Pantani took a step forward on Wednesday when Italy's public prosecutor in Rimini handed the case over to the police. In 2004, police determined that the 1998 Giro d'Italia and Tour de France winner had died of a cocaine overdose.

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  20. Cycling: Parker 54th in 10-mile time trial championshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2014 | Bournemouth Echo

    ... Walking, Mike Ford, Simon Berogna and Poole Wheeler Terry Icke. n Just two months after winning two of the Tour de France's British stages in July, Marcel Kittel returns to the UK at the Friends Life Tour of Britain, which begins in Liverpool on ...

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