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7 hrs ago | South Wales Argus

Summit Finish: Jon Mould at the top of Tumble mountain near Abergavenny

NEWPORT'S Jon Mould can't wait to take on a host of cycling stars in his own back yard when the Friends Life Tour of Britain comes to Monmouthshire next month.

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

Mid Devon Star

Friends Life Tour of Britain to re-visit popular locations

DEVON will have featured in The Friends Life Tour of Britain more times than any other venue outside of London when it hosts Stage Five on Thursday 11 September.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

TheWashCycle

George Hincapie interview this Friday

Universal Sports Network will present George Hincapie: The Loyal Lieutenant , an exclusive, in-depth personal interview with former professional cyclist George Hincapie, thisFriday, August 22, at8 p.m. ETand PT.

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Thu Aug 14, 2014

Cycling News

Alaphilippe continues upward trajectory at Tour de l'Ain

When Dave Brailsford spoke a couple of days before the start of the Tour de France about his desire to win the race with a French rider , he said he'd been impressed by several very familiar names including Thibaut Pinot and Romain Bardet.

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Tue Aug 12, 2014

Velonews

Cycling world saddened by Williams' death

Robin Williams was a tremendous supporter of the sport of cycling. His presence at the races will be sorely missed.

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Sun Aug 10, 2014

Richmond and Twickenham Times

Sir Bradley Wiggins prepares for the RideLondon Classic this afternoon

Top men's cyclists from across from the world are gearing up for the Prudential RideLondon-Surrey Classic this afternoon.

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Radio Times

Chris Boardman: Britain's cycling revolution has begun

Roads closed through central London. Professionals and amateurs racing along the same course.

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Fri Aug 08, 2014

Cycling News

Sagan's Tinkoff-Saxo transfer was over a year in the making

Finally, Oleg Tinkov has his man. Following a courtship that has lasted off and on for over a year, Peter Sagan was confirmed as a Tinkoff-Saxo rider on Friday morning , having put pen to paper on a three-year deal with the squad.

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Thu Aug 07, 2014

BBC News

Wiggins set for London-Surrey Classic

Olympic time trial champion Sir Bradley Wiggins will ride for Team Sky in Sunday's London-Surrey Classic over roads used at the London 2012 Games.

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IcNetwork

Andy Howell: Why Geraint Thomas' Commonwealth gold bought back...

Substitute Beijing with Glasgow, the Olympic Games with the Commonwealth and the name Nicole Cooke with Geraint Thomas, and you get another iconic Welsh sporting moment.

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Wed Aug 06, 2014

Arab Times

BMC's Schar sprints to victory in Utah

KATOWICE, Poland, Aug 6, : Belgium's Jonas Van Genechten prevailed in a sprint finish to the Tour of Poland fourth stage, a 236km ride from Tarnow to Katowice, on Wednesday.

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Yahoo!

Cycling - Cavendish to return from injury at Tour de l'Ain

Mark Cavendish will return to action in this month's Tour de l'Ain stage race in eastern France having recovered from the shoulder injury he sustained in the Tour de France opening stage, his team said on Wednesday.

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Tue Aug 05, 2014

Velonews

Photo Essay: A look back at the 2014 Tour de France

Yorkshire hosted the Grand DA©part of the 2014 Tour de France and celebrated by painting the county yellow - even the sheep.

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Cycling News

Petr Vakoc: Part-time university student

Petr Vakoc loves reading, business and cycling. Although most professional riders pull out of their studies once they sign a contract with a WorldTour team, the winner of stage 2 in the Tour of Poland on Monday, and new leader of the general classification, has decided to run his sports career and complete his bachelor meanwhile.

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Mon Aug 04, 2014

Velonews

Froome, Cavendish, Talansky among all-star lineup for Vuelta a Espana

Joaquim Rodriguez rode himself onto the final podium in stage 20 of the 2013 Tour de France, pulling away from Alberto Contador with best young rider Nairo Quintana and overall winner Chris Froome.

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IcNetwork

'Good things come to those that wait; better things come to...

Substitute Beijing with Glasgow, the Olympic Games with the Commonwealth and the name Nicole Cooke with Geraint Thomas, and you get another iconic Welsh sporting moment.

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Sun Aug 03, 2014

This is Local London

for Sale: Mark Cavendish's 2010 Scott Addict bike.

Sutton council are pushing for people to get on their bikes to lead healthier lives and cut the use of cars.

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Sat Aug 02, 2014

The Independent

Commonwealth Games 2014: Young guns fired up but David Millar is still force to fear

The men's cycling road race which concludes the action in Glasgow promises thrills and spills aplenty, with the winner difficult to call Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature.

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Fri Aug 01, 2014

Sydney Morning Herald

Renshaw predicts open Games road race

Even if cycling sprint ace Mark Cavendish was racing on Sunday, his Australian professional team-mate Mark Renshaw says the result would be far from guaranteed.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

Scotsman.com

Glasgow 2014 glory can wipe out Tour snub - Millar

DAVID Millar reacted angrily when denied the chance to mark his final year of professional cycling with a fifth stage win in the Tour de France - but achieving success for Scotland in his home city would more than make up for the missed opportunity.

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Olympic Medal Count

    Total
1 United States 46 29 29 104
2 China 38 27 23 88
3 Great Britain 29 17 19 65
4 Russian Federation 24 26 32 82
5 South Korea 13 8 7 28
6 Germany 11 19 14 44
7 France 11 11 12 34
8 Italy 8 9 11 28
9 Hungary 8 4 5 17
10 Australia 7 16 12 35
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