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7 min ago | Penarth Times

Olympic gold medal winning cyclist set for Penarth book signing

OLYMPIC gold medal cyclist Nicole Cooke is set to hold a book signing of her 'grippingly honest' autobiography in Penarth.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Cycling, Nicole Cooke, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Discovery Channel, Cycling

4 hrs ago | The Daily Republic

This date in sports history for Friday, July 25, 2014

1956 - Swaps sets an American record in a 1 5/8-mile race at Hollywood Park. Swaps runs the course in 2:38 1-5.

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Related Topix: Tour de France, Cycling, Discovery Channel, Alberto Contador, Summer Olympic, Sports, Olympic Cycling, Andy Schleck, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Rabobank

8 hrs ago | ABC News

Australian Darren Smith 'could have won the Tour de France'

If you head out on your bike between Coolangatta to Paradise Point on the Gold Coast, it's very likely you will see a sign: 'The Darren Smith Memorial Route'.

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Related Topix: Tour de France, Cycling, Discovery Channel

Thu Jul 24, 2014

KTIV-TV Sioux City

Akron-Westfield beat Martensdale-St. Marys, 3-2, in the Class 1A softball semifinals on Thursday.

Akron-Westfield advanced to the Class 1A state championship game with a 3-2 win over Martensdale-St.

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Related Topix: Iowa High School Sports, High School Sports, Sports, Josh Gordon, NFL Players, Cleveland Browns, NFL Football, Discovery Channel, Cycling, Roddy White, Atlanta Falcons

KTUL-TV Tulsa

The un-Armstrong? Tour 'boss' Nibali wins Stage 18

Sen. John Walsh said his unattributed use of others' work in his master's thesis was not plagiarism but "a few citations that were unintentionally left out of a term paper" that he blamed in part on... The U.S. Army War College says a group of faculty will investigate whether Montana Democratic Sen. John Walsh plagiarized a research project he ... (more)

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Related Topix: Tour de France, Cycling, Discovery Channel, T-Mobile, Jan Ullrich, Alexandre Vinokourov

The Wave

Nibali wins Stage 18, closes in on Tour victory

He is also set to become only the sixth rider to win all three Grand Tours of France, Italy and Spain.

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Related Topix: Alexandre Vinokourov, T-Mobile, Discovery Channel

The New Zealand Herald

Tour de France: Playful Pole makes win look easy

A triumphant Rafal Majka crosses the line to win the 17th stage of the Tour de France after a rugged ride through the Pyrenees.

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Related Topix: Tour de France, Cycling, Michael Rogers, Quickstep, Discovery Channel, George Hincapie

Peninsula Daily News

OUTDOORS: Trio of cycling events coming soon to North Olympic Peninsula

A CYCLING CONVERGENCE zone of sorts led to this column. First, this publication has been keeping readers updated on the stage-by-stage progress of the soon-to-be-completed Tour de France.

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Related Topix: Tour de France, Cycling, Discovery Channel

BleacherReport

More Sports Moments That Make You Feel Old

While I'm not sweating the fact that I'll be the big 3-0 all that much - after all, life is grand - when I sit back and think about some of my favorite sports memories, it quickly reminds me one thing - I'm old.

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Related Topix: Cycling, Discovery Channel, Sports, Boxing, More Sports, Mike Tyson, Mike Tyson's

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Sleepless in Midland

Sympathy hashtags rule the net -- plastic wristband makers hardest hit

Some of the older people reading this post may remember when colored plastic wristbands were all the rage.

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Related Topix: Discovery Channel, Cycling

Davis Enterprise

Albergotti to discuss Armstrong's doping scandal

Reed Albergotti will shed further light on Armstrong's doping scandal, his cover-up, the worldwide fallout and the future of cycling in a Tireside Chat at 1 p.m. Sunday, July 27, at the U.S. Bicycling Hall of Fame, 303 Third St. in downtown Davis.

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Related Topix: Discovery Channel, Cycling, Tour de France

The New Zealand Herald

Chris Rattue: Bauer's shot at glory raises hopes

Jack Bauer cried, and it would have been easy to shed tears with him. The Kiwi cyclist's amazing tilt at a stage win in the horrendously gruelling Tour de France was up there with the best sports action of the year, or any year.

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Related Topix: Tour de France, Cycling, Discovery Channel

MMA Weekly

Chael Sonnen Narrowly Averts Lance-Armstrong-Like Lifetime Ban for Failed Drug Tests

Chael Sonnen on Wednesday received disciplinary sanctions from the Nevada Athletic Commission following two random drug tests that indicated a combined total of five banned substances in his system.

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Related Topix: Mixed Martial Arts, Chael Sonnen, Discovery Channel, Cycling, Wanderlei Silva, Vitor Belfort

Denver Post

Rafal Majka wins short, steep Tour de France Stage 17

Poland's Rafal Majka led a late breakaway on the last of four tough climbs in the Pyrenees to win the 17th stage of the Tour de France on Wednesday, as Vincenzo Nibali took another step toward overall victory.

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Related Topix: Tour de France, Cycling, Michael Rogers, Quickstep, Discovery Channel, George Hincapie

Patch.com

Do 'Lance Armstrong Wannabes' Ruin the Minuteman Bike Path?

On Sunday afternoon, a bicyclist crashed into a pregnant woman on the Minuteman bike path behind Arlington High School knocking her to the ground.

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Related Topix: Discovery Channel, Cycling, Tour de France

The Modesto Bee

US attorney in Los Angeles confirmed for judgeship

Andre Birotte Jr. was unanimously approved Tuesday for a seat on the U.S. District Court bench in Los Angeles.

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Related Topix: Discovery Channel, Cycling, Tour de France

Tue Jul 22, 2014

KCRG

RAGBRAI 2014: Former Hawkeye Casey Wiegmann Rides for Ed Thomas

Kansas City Chiefs Center and former Iowa Hawkeye Casey Wiegmann prepares to snap the ball during the team's walk thorough practice Wednesday, Aug. 10, 2011 at Missouri Western State University in St. Joseph, Mo.

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Related Topix: Sports, Casey Wiegmann, NFL Players, Discovery Channel, Cycling

NEWS.com.au

Lance Armstrong sparks trolling frenzy

LANCE Armstrong has broken the first rule of Twitter. He has fed the trolls. The disgraced cyclist's lost duffel bag has sparked a merciless frenzy of obnoxiousness.

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Related Topix: Discovery Channel, Cycling, Tour de France, Michael Rogers, Quickstep, Credit Agricole, Bradley Wiggins

Hollywood Reporter

Why ESPN's '30 for 30: Slaying the Badger' Epitomizes Sports' Best Rivalries

Set against the backdrop of the 1986 Tour de France, the film tells the story of Greg LeMond and his mentor Bernard "The Badger" Hinault, who started as friends and teammates but ended up as bitter rivals, director John Dower tells THR.

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Related Topix: Tour de France, Cycling, Sports, Olympic Cycling, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Bradley Wiggins, Summer Olympics, Credit Agricole, Discovery Channel, Entertainment

Bradenton.com

5 Things to know about the Tour de France

American Tejay van Garderen and young French prodigy Romain Bardet suffered on the Port de Bales climb, cracking in the stage's final 25 kilometers and most likely losing any hope of a podium placing in Paris.

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Related Topix: Tour de France, Discovery Channel

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