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1 hr ago | WCAV

Tour de France Cyclist King Returns to Charlottesville

Nearly three dozen family members and friends packed Gate No. 2 at Charlottesville-Albemarle Regional Airport Monday night to welcome Ben King back to Charlottesville after the Monticello High School alum had spent the last three weeks competing in the Tour de France.

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5 hrs ago | Suria

An Italian win in Tour de France is good...

Hollywood unleashed Borat on Kazakhstan's image, so the oil-rich Central Asian nation hit back with Italian rider Vincenzo Nibali and it believes his Tour de France victory helps put the record straight.

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Related Topix: Cycling, Sports, Olympic Cycling, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Vincenzo Nibali, Summer Olympics, Pro, Alberto Contador

5 hrs ago | Yahoo!

An Italian win in Tour de France is good for Kazakhstan

Hollywood unleashed Borat on Kazakhstan's image, so the oil-rich Central Asian nation hit back with Italian rider Vincenzo Nibali and it believes his Tour de France victory helps put the record straight.

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Related Topix: Cycling, Sports, Olympic Cycling, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Vincenzo Nibali, Summer Olympics, Pro, Alberto Contador

8 hrs ago | Cycling News

Commonwealth Games: David Millar spurred on by Tour de France snub

David Millar is determined to use his Tour de France snub as motivation for the Commonwealth Games .

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Related Topix: Sports, David Millar, Olympic Cycling, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Ramunas Navardauskas

13 hrs ago | CNN

When will a French rider win the Tour de France?

France's Jean-Christophe Peraud and Thibaut Pinot flank winner Vincenzo Nibali of Italy on the podium for the 2014 Tour de France.

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Related Topix: Cycling, Sports, Olympic Cycling, Jean-Christophe Peraud, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Vincenzo Nibali, Bouygues Telecom, Thomas Voeckler, Lance Armstrong, Discovery Channel

17 hrs ago | BleacherReport

Tour de France 2014 Results: Final Standings, Overall Winner and Payout Details

Vincenzo Nibali enjoyed a memorable Tour de France win in Paris on Sunday night, a triumph that is set to make a lasting impression on the Italian rider's bank account.

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21 hrs ago | Cycling News

Sprint-king Kittel bookends the Tour de France once more

For the second year in a row, the German came away from the race having won four stages, and, again for the second year in a row, he also 'bookended' the Tour de France by winning both the first and last stages.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

Suria

How France reclaimed the Tour from Britain

When the 2014 Tour de France started in Britain with a British reigning champion riding for a British team, in some quarters there was the feeling that a piece of French heritage was being dragged across the channel.

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Related Topix: Cycling, Sports, Olympic Cycling, Jean-Christophe Peraud, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Arnaud Demare, Geraint Thomas, Vincenzo Nibali, Tony Gallopin

The Independent

Tour de France 2014 best moments: Yorkshire, free baskets and the race's new pain in the backside

Best stage win Tony Gallopin in Oyonnax. Already France's first race leader since 2011 for a day, at the end of a difficult stage 11 through the foothills of the Jura Mountains Gallopin launched a stunning attack for the right to wear yellow again.

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Ledger-Enquirer.com

5 Things to know about the Tour de France Stage 21

JOB DONE: Astana, the Kazakh team of Tour champion Vincenzo Nibali, has come a long way in the last five years, says the head of Kazakh Cycling.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Cycling, Alexander Kristoff, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Cycling, Vincenzo Nibali, Alberto Contador, Marianne Vos, Kirsten Wild

NBC29

Italy's Vincenzo Nibali wins Tour de France

Fire crews were battling two fast-moving wildfires in California that threatened many homes and forced hundreds of evacuations, officials said.

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Mirror.co.uk

You're so vein - Tour de France rider Bartosz Huzarski posts disturbing picture of his legs

Polish cyclist denies picture is proof he is doping - and says he will never have legs like 'Victoria's Secret models' It's known as one of the most gruelling events in sports and cyclist Bartosz Huzarski is certainly suffering for his art after posting this disturbing picture of his legs.

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Cycling News

Van Garderen seals top five in Tour de France as Bardet flats

After three weeks of racing the Tour de France , a place in the top five came down to just two seconds with Tejay van Garderen taking fifth ahead of Romain Bardet after the Frenchman punctured in the closings stages of the time trial to Prigueux.

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BleacherReport

Tour De France 2014: Stage 21 Route, Live Stream, Predictions, Updated Standings

After three long weeks of dreadful weather conditions, rough climbs and a number of heavy crashes, what's left of the Stage 21 is little more than a showpiece for roughly 80 percent of the course, a chance for the leaders in every classification to ride together and sip champagne in front of the cameras.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

The Times Leader

Nibali set to win Tour, with 2 Frenchmen on podium

Finally cracking broad smiles after weeks of no-nonsense racing, Vincenzo Nibali confirmed he will win the Tour de France after another impressive ride in a dramatic penultimate stage on Saturday.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Cycling, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Vincenzo Nibali, Summer Olympics, Cycling, Tony Martin, Jean-Christophe Peraud, Tejay Van Garderen

Cycling News

Martin wins Tour de France final time trial as expected

German time-trial specialist Tony Martin powered to victory on the 20th stage of the Tour de France on Saturday a 54-kilometre time trial and, in doing so, took his second stage win, and his Omega Pharma-Quick Step team's third, at this year's race.

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Salisbury Journal

Tour 'made to measure' for Nibali

Nibali , barring an astonishing and unprecedented turn of events, will win the 101st Tour's yellow jersey on Sunday evening after taking a lead of seven minutes 52 seconds to Paris, where the final stage is traditionally a procession, before being contested by the sprinters on the Champs-Elysees.

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The Age

Grand tour contender: Richie Porte stil has the confidence of his Team Sky bosses.

Bergerac: Richie Porte still has what it takes to lead a team in a grand tour and compete for overall classification victories, his Sky team boss David Brailsford believes.

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Velonews

American Shelley Olds a favorite for Tour de France's La Course race

American Shelley Olds is a favorite for the technical, flat parcours the women's peloton will face at La Course on the Champs-A The best cyclists in the world will converge on Paris this Sunday - this year, both men and women race on the Champs-A Flat, technical, and 89km long, La Course is ideally suited for Shelley Olds who is currently the ... (more)

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Cycling, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Shelley Olds, Summer Olympics, Cycling, Kirsten Wild, Lizzie Armitstead, Giorgia Bronzini, Marianne Vos

York Press

York band to play at Tour de France closing ceremony

Pictured with the Lord Mayor of York, Cllr Ian Gillies, and Lady Mayoress, Pat Gillies, are members of the York Concert Band, who are to perform in front of the Eiffel Tower as the riders of the Tour de France pass over the finish line THE Lord Mayor of York welcomed the York Concert Band to the city's historic Mansion House ahead of their journey ... (more)

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