Tour de France Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Tour of California Offers Tight RacingRead the original story

    Saturday May 9 | Podium Cafe

    ... year's Criterium du Dauphine, but he is unlikely to be at top form with his focus on performing well in the Tour de France in two months' time. In contrast, many of the other riders here with ambition to win are at one of the focal points of their ...

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  2. Feds cite Armstrong's Aspen parking incident, Cache Cache confrontationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | The Aspen Times

    In this Feb. 15, 2011 file photo, Lance Armstrong pauses during an interview in Austin, Texas. The Justice Department laid out its case in a lawsuit against Lance Armstrong on Tuesday, Apriil 23, 2013 saying the cyclist violated his contract with the U.S. Postal Service and was "unjustly enriched" while cheating to win the Tour de France.

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  3. NZ cyclist George Bennett pulled out of Giro d'ItaliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 9 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... Michael Rogers of Tinkoff-Saxo told reporters. Contador is looking to become the first man to achieve a Giro/Tour de France double since the late Marco Pantani of Italy in 1998. He leads Italian Fabio Aru, third overall last year, by six seconds ...

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  4. Simon Gerrans puts miserable start to season behind him as he...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 9 | Daily Mail

    ... Michael Rogers of Tinkoff-Saxo told reporters. Contador is looking to become the first man to achieve a Giro/Tour de France double since the late Marco Pantani of Italy in 1998. He leads Italian Fabio Aru, third overall last year, by six seconds ...

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  5. Giro d'Italia 2015: Stage 1 Results, Overall Standings and HighlightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 9 | BleacherReport

    ... year's Giro, Contador is undoubtedly the biggest winner after Stage 1. Tinkoff-Saxo was built with the Giro-Tour de France double in mind and is filled with climbers hardly a success recipe for a team trial. But somehow, the squad managed to keep ...

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  6. After strong early season, time is now for Porte in GiroRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 9 | Velonews

    Australian Richie Porte delivered Sky teammates Bradley Wiggins and Chris Froome to Tour de France victories. Saturday on the Italian Riviera, he begins his own bid for a grand tour win in the Giro d'Italia.

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  7. Modolo gains confidence after Tour of Turkey stage winRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Cycling News

    ... age so it really proved that I'm here, finally." Modolo hasn't yet decided whether or not he'll be riding the Tour de France but will take stock after the Giro and the Tour de Suisse.

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  8. Armstrong's girlfriend target of US subpoenaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Cycling News

    ... Hansen, the target of the subpoena, is the mother of Armstrong's two youngest children. The former seven-time Tour de France winner, who was stripped of his titles because of PED use, is fighting the subpoena, saying it "appears to have been served ...

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  9. Video: Kittel says he's not expecting to win at Tour de YorkshireRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2015 | Cycling News

    ... be returning to action in Yorkshire, where he enjoyed one of his career highlights last year when he took the Tour de France's yellow jersey by winning the opening stage of the 2014 race in Harrogate, which lies just 30km west of York. "It's really ...

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  10. Wiggins happy again after leaving SkyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Velonews

    Olympic and world time-trial champion Bradley Wiggins said he was enjoying life again now that he's left Team Sky and is focusing on track racing. Wiggins became a legend in British cycling during his spell with Sky as he won the 2012 Tour de France, as well as a host of other prestigious races such as Paris-Nice, Tour de Romandie, and CritA rium du DauphinA .

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  11. Wiggins feels free to attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Sporting Life

    ... at the hour record - ahead of the 2016 Olympics. While not the favourite for overall victory here, the 2012 Tour de France winner is the star name on the start line and might have what it takes to spring a surprise. "I'm not coming here trying to ...

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  12. 'Liberated' Wiggins plans to attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Newsday

    Sir Bradley Wiggins is not entering the inaugural Tour de Yorkshire to win it but will ride in an attacking manner. Britain's first Tour de France winner is among 144 riders in the three-day race which starts with Friday's 174km stage from Bridlington to Scarborough.

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  13. Tour de Yorkshire is Sir Bradley Wiggins' stage road-racing farewellRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Mirror.co.uk

    This new spin-off from last year's monumental Tour de France send-off will be the Englishman's debut at the head of his own professional outfit, Team Wiggins, after his contract with Sky expired last month. The three-day race, finishing in Leeds on Sunday, will give crowds the chance to afford Allez Wiggo his own ovation from the Yorkshire public , after he was controversially omitted from Sky's squad for Le Tour 10 months ago.

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  14. Cookson: 'People willing to invest in our sport again'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Velonews

    ... but have given up on the sport, following a string of doping scandals. "German television [is] coming back to Tour de France coverage, and we now see German teams competing again now," he said. Cookson and the UCI have maintained that restoring ...

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  15. Dowsett backed by BoardmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Sky Sports

    ... predicting that Sir Bradley Wiggins will improve further on the performance later in the summer. The 2012 Tour de France winner will make his bid for the hour record at Lee Valley on June 7. Dowsett, the 26-year-old from Essex, is hoping to beat the ...

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  16. Seeldraeyers seeks return to form following string of illnessesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Velonews

    ... due to doping violations. leaked the UCI's "Index of Suspicion" list of potential dopers from the 2010 Tour de France, which ranked the riders from zero (no suspicion) to 10 (very suspicious). Seeldraeyers was one of the 11 names listed with a ...

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  17. Race fever back for Tour de YorkshireRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Thetelegraphand Argus

    ... gather to watch the sprint from an official spectator hub. Bryan Websdale, who headed the group co-ordinating Tour de France celebrations in Ilkley last year, said he hoped residents and villagers would join in the fun. He said: "It would be nice to ...

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  18. Sir Bradley Wiggins during a press conference in GlasgowRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | York Press

    Cycling superstar, visionary team promoter, British sporting icon - Wiggins will be all of these things and more as the poster boy for his sport's new flagship event. Having severed his ties with Team Sky after a hugely-successful five-year association that saw the 35-year-old create history as the first British rider to win the Tour de France, Wiggins will line up at the start line in Bridlington on Friday in colours he has never worn before.

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  19. It's all the fun of the tourRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 30 | Ilkley Gazette

    THOUSANDS of people in Ilkley, Addingham, Otley, Pool-in-Wharfedale and Arthington turned out to cheer on the Tour de France riders last year - and are expected to line the streets in similar fashion this weekend. The riders come into Wharfedale on Sunday, May 3, and are due to arrive in Addingham on the B6160 at about 3.30pm.

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  20. The first three cyclists in the time trial, from left, Andrew Wooler, Steven Ayres and Seth SmithRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Keighleynews.co.uk

    ... can mean the difference between first and tenth. Probably the most famous demonstration of this was the 1989 Tour de France when the final stage was a TT. Greg Lemond was in second place to Laurent Fignon at the start by 50 seconds. Lemond was using ...

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