Tour de France Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Cycling: Chernetski wins 6th stage, Porte retains lead in CataloniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2015 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... contenders nearly two minutes back to remain five seconds ahead of Italian Domenico Pozzovivo. Two-time Tour de France winner Alberto Contador remains third, a further two seconds adrift, despite crashing three kilometres from the finish line. The ...

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  2. Porte takes the lead in SpainRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2015 | Examiner

    ... having led the race in 2010 when he also won the young rider classification. Training partner and 2013 Tour de France champion Chris Froome played a team role supporting Porte in the stage and later tweeted: ''Great to see perseverance & hard work ...

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  3. Quintana's cobblestone adventure ends safely with confidence for TourRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2015 | Velonews

    Nairo Quintana will never win Paris-Roubaix, but the Colombian knows if he wants to win the Tour de France, he'll have to survive a version of the "Hell of the North" this summer. The spindly climber might have looked out of place at the start line of E3 Harelbeke, surrounded by brawny cobble-bashers, but Friday's race marked the end of a weeklong experiment of getting a taste of what lies ahead this July in the Tour.

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  4. Tassie's Porte leads in CatalunyaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2015 | The Mercury

    ... and that was enough to move him into the overall lead, five seconds ahead of Domenico Pozzovivo with two-time Tour de France winner Alberto Contador a further two seconds adrift. It was another poor day for Porte's Sky teammate Chris Froome, though, ...

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  5. Riche Porte leads Tour of CataloniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2015 | The Age

    ... and that was enough to move him into the overall lead, five seconds ahead of Domenico Pozzovivo with two-time Tour de France winner Alberto Contador a further two seconds adrift. It was another poor day for Roche's Sky teammate Chris Froome, though, ...

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  6. Valverde wins fifth stage, Porte leads in CataloniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2015 | Yahoo!

    ... and that was enough to move him into the overall lead, five seconds ahead of Domenico Pozzovivo with two-time Tour de France winner Alberto Contador a further two seconds adrift. Porte and Valverde were among the beneficiaries when strong winds ...

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  7. Tejay Van Garderen pips Richie Porte to win Tour of Catalonia stageRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | The Age

    ... but the Australian managed to recover and with the help of Kiriyenka eventually overtook the former Tour de France winner, but could not catch Van Garderen. "Yesterday I had a bad day with a fall. Luckily, the damage was minimal and today I was ...

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  8. Scott Mercier: The 'anti-Lance Armstrong' is still cycling's outsiderRead the original story

    Mar 26, 2015 | WICU12 Erie

    ... now all-conquering team. "Tyler (Hamilton) won Olympic gold, George (Hincapie) won a mountain stage of the Tour de France, Bobby (Julich) won Paris-Nice and got third in the Tour. "It was difficult for me to watch them have all this success and not ...

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  9. The 'anti-Lance Armstrong' is still cycling's outsiderRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | CNN

    Seven-time Tour de France champion Lance Armstrong had denied numerous doping accusations, but in 2012 the International Cycling Union banned him from competition thanks to evidence of career-long drug use. Scott Mercier, pictured on the left, was a cyclist who refused to dope.

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  10. Wada boss laments Armstrong 'ambush'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | BBC News

    Lance Armstrong should avoid "ambushing" this year's Tour de France by taking part in a charity ride, says Wada director general David Howman. Former footballer Geoff Thomas has asked Armstrong to take part in a ride one day before the Tour despite the American's lifetime ban for doping.

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  11. March 24 DVD roundupRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | MySanAntonio.com

    ... to show that winning is possible without doping. As we follow the team during the 100th edition of the Tour de France, the excitement builds as stage wins and the yellow jersey are on the line. No extras listed. Confessions of a Prodigal Son ...

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  12. Francesco Moser inducted into the Giro d'Italia Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | Cycling News

    ... He turned professional in the early seventies and raced against Merckx, finishing seventh in the 1975 Tour de France and winning the best young rider's white jersey. He focused on the cobbled Classics and the Giro d'Italia for the rest of his ...

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  13. Barnt Green resident Geoff Thomas defends Lance Armstrong invitationRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | Bromsgrove Advertiser

    ... Advertiser reported on Geoff's latest challenge, Le Tour - One Day Ahead, where he will be cycling the entire Tour de France route a day ahead of the official race, in an attempt to raise A 1 million for the charity. However Geoff has come under ...

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  14. Riders sense a cultural shift on dopingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | The Star Online

    Samuel Dumoulin read out a collective letter before the third stage of this year's Paris-Nice race in response to team mate Lloyd Mondory's failed dope test. The scene was a sharp contrast to the peloton's strike at stage 17 of the 1998 Tour de France in the wake of the Festina affair -- suggesting a cultural shift is finally happening in scandal-ridden cycling.

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  15. Competing cleanly: Marcel Kittel and John Degenkolb cycling the right wayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... to show that winning is possible without doping. As we follow the team during the 100th edition of the Tour de France, the excitement builds as stage wins and the yellow jersey are on the line. Like the classic A Sunday in Hell , Clean Spirit shows ...

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  16. Van Garderen, BMC disappointed after Paris-Nice blunderRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | Velonews

    ... Piva, though in Italy, kept an eye on the result. The Italian was one of the sport directors last year at the Tour de France when van Garderen rode to fifth overall. He also directed the team in the Tour of Oman in February, when van Garderen left ...

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  17. Zilberstein leads Israel team homeRead the original story

    Mar 20, 2015 | Jewish Chronicle

    ... The team also placed first overall in the Team Competition. Peter Sagan, three times Green Jersey winner of Tour de France, commented: "Congratulations to Ido and to the guys for winning a stage race so fast. I'm proud of you guys and I hope to ...

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  18. How to Win San RemoRead the original story

    Mar 19, 2015 | Podium Cafe

    ... a huge threat to the sprinters, peaking 150 kilometres from the finish. The race itself was won by the double Tour de France winner, Argentinian-French Lucien Petit-Breton/Mazan, after attacking with Italian Giovanni Gerbi, and French compatriot ...

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  19. Froome to lead Team Sky at Volta a CatalunyaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | Cycling News

    ... ill putting an end to a highly anticipated battle between the top four Grand Tour contenders. While 2014 Tour de France champion Vincenzo Nibali (Astana) is not due to ride the Spanish race, Froome will still face Alberto Contador (Tinkoff-Saxo) and ...

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  20. Vaughters praises meeting between Armstrong and TygartRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | Cycling News

    The media scrum assembles outside the Garmin-Sharp team bus at the Tour de France the morning a news story broke alledging that team boss Jonathan Vaughters plus riders Christian Vande Velde and David Zabriskie had testified in USADA's investigation of Lance Armstrong. Garmin-Sharp team boss Jonathan Vaughters speaks to the press prior to the start of Tour de France stage 5. Cannondale-Garmn boss Jonathan Vaughters has praised reports of a meeting between Lance Armstrong and US Anti-doping Agency chief executive Travis Tygart, according to a report in the Guardian on Wednesday.

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