Tour de France Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Wiggins set to return to the streets of Surrey in the RideLondon extravaganzaRead the original story

    Monday Aug 25 | Croydon Guardian

    ... announced as a late addition to the Prudential RideLondon-Surrey Classic earlier today [Thursday]. The 2012 Tour de France winner and multiple Olympic gold medallist completes the Team Sky line-up, after initial headliner Mark Cavendish withdrew due ...

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  2. Gallery: 2014 Vuelta a Espana, stage 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | Velonews

    ... the overall. Photo: Tim De Waele The tape on Contador's right leg is one of the few pieces of evidence of his Tour de France-ending crash. The Spaniard finished with the front group, despite his time off to recover from the fracture. Photo: Tim De ...

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  3. Second-place finish for Martin in VueltaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | RTE.ie

    ... Britain's Chris Froome and Spain's Alberto Contador, back to competition after fracturing his shibone on the Tour de France last month, looked sharp near the front of the pack in the final climb.

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  4. Froome is actually enjoying his racing, says BrailsfordRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | Cycling News

    For Chris Froome , the cool down after stage 3 of the Vuelta a Espaa took on a novel form, as he completed the ALS ice bucket challenge outside the Team Sky bus with Pete Kennaugh and trainer Tim Kerrison, to the mirth of the fans who gathered for a glimpse of the former Tour de France winner.

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  5. Matthews continues rollercoaster season with Vuelta a Espana stage winRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | Cycling News

    After a superb Giro d'Italia this May followed by a training crash ending his hopes of making a Tour de France debut, Michael Matthews continued his rollercoaster season with an emphatic Vuelta a Espana stage win on Monday and the leader's jersey to boot.

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  6. Kelderman happy to compete against the best at the Vuelta a EspanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | Cycling News

    ... Riding the Vuelta was already long pencilled in as part of Kelderman's progression towards a maiden Tour de France next year. The influx of such quality means that another learning opportunity has developed into something of an honours class. "It's ...

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  7. Michael Matthew crosses the line to take the stage winRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | York Press

    ... ahead of r ace favourite Nairo Quintana, who in turn is seven seconds clear of Valverde in third. Former Tour de France winners Alberto Contador of Spain (Tinkoff-Saxo) and Britain's Chris Froome (Team Sky) are 23 and 31 seconds behind Matthews in ...

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  8. Vuelta a Espa a - Matthews in red after stage three winRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | Yahoo!

    ... third Vuelta stage win of his career. Having suffered the demoralising setback of being forced to sit out the Tour de France while in the form of his life owing to a freak training accident, Matthews has now repeated the success of his Giro d'Italia ...

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  9. Martinelli says Nibali just getting startingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | Velonews

    ... there is one name who is missing: Vincenzo Nibali (Astana). Rather than race the Vuelta, the recently-crowned Tour de France winner is traveling this week to Kazakhstan to meet with team backers. Instead, Astana brings Fabio Aru and Mikel Landa to ...

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  10. Sergey Tsvetkov storms the castle at the USA Pro ChallengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | Velonews

    ... on the stage from Durango to Telluride, in 2012. That day, he joined a breakaway with Danielson and current Tour de France champion Vincenzo Nibali (then riding for Liquigas-Cannondale), among others. Danielson, for one, took notice. "My first ...

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  11. Vuelta: Last hurrah for Valverde in Quintana's inevitable rise?Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2014 | Velonews

    ... winner Alejandro Valverde starting as co-captain with Quintana. That process already started in last year's Tour de France, when Valverde suffered a disastrous mechanical in the second week, opening the door for Quintana's dramatic rise . The ...

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  12. Four Seasons Theatre Meets a Milestone With a 'Kiss'Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2014 | Madison Magazine

    Sarah Marty was there in the beginning, back in 2005, the year Hurricane Katrina obliterated New Orleans, Lance Armstrong won his seventh Tour de France and the Huffington Post first launched.

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  13. Quintana & Valverde to lead Movistar at VueltaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2014 | USA Today

    Quintana & Valverde to lead Movistar at Vuelta Quintana & Valverde to lead Movistar at Spanish Vuelta Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/VzpjKR Spain's Alejandro Valverde rides during the 20th stage of the Tour de France cycling race, an individual time-trial over 54 kilometers with start in Bergerac and finish in Perigueux, ... (more)

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  14. Pinot extends with FDJ.frRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2014 | Cycling News

    ... L'quipe . The team's current sponsorship deal with FDJ also runs until 2016 . Since winning a stage of the Tour de France in 2012, Pinot has been the team's main general classification contender at the Grand Tours. He lead the team for the first ...

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  15. Garmin-Sharp aims to win Tour of AlbertaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2014 | Cycling News

    ... is also highlighted with strong overall contenders like Belkin's Bauke Mollema, who finished 10th at the Tour de France and Steven Kruijswijk, who recently won the Arctic Race of Norway. Other talents include Danielson along with Davide Formolo and ...

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  16. Tejay van Garderen aims for second straight title in USA Pro ChallengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2014 | Daily Camera

    Tejay van Garderen returns to the USA Pro Challenge as the defending champion and the top American finisher in this year's Tour de France, but he says he's not feeling any added pressure as the man many call the heavy favorite.

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  17. Astana name Vuelta a Espana teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2014 | Cycling News

    ... The Estonian has been one of Vincenzo Nibali's key riders and was there to assist him at this year's Tour de France. Mikel Landa will shore up the team in the mountains and is looking to take his first Grand Tour stage win. "Landa is super motivated ...

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  18. Gallery: 2014 USA Pro Challenge Press ConferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2014 | Velonews

    ... week of racing in Utah. Photo: Casey B. Gibson Rafal Majka (Tinkoff-Saxo), fresh off stage wins in the Tour de France and an overall win at the Tour of Poland, spoke of being a little fatigued. Photo: Casey B. Gibson A large group of journalists, ...

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  19. Voigt prepares for final race of career at USA Pro ChallengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2014 | Velonews

    ... to replace him . He's an entertainer, through and through. He's also a deep racer; he's won stages at the Tour de France, the Giro d'Italia and the Amgen Tour of California, and wore the yellow jersey on two occasions. Voigt won the overall at the ...

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  20. PEZ'clusive: MTN-Qhubeka Readies For The VueltaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2014 | PezCycling News

    ... is a unique opportunity for us and we need to make it count. PEZ: It's going to be a tough one, isn't it - a Tour de France revenge match? Yes, this Vuelta is becoming the Grand Tour with all the biggest contenders of the year in there. This is ...

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