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  1. Commentary: Armstrong biographer still doesn't get itRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Velonews

    Fifty years from now, when cyclists zoom around on hoverbikes and wear chamois made from unobtanium, cycling fans will have a starkly different perspective on Lance Armstrong and the dopers from his era. Instead of scorning the drug cheats of the 90s and aughts, fans will see dopers as the true victims of an ignorant, morals-obsessed fan base.

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  2. A dream machine: Why this $15,000 bicycle is pure joy to rideRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | The Globe and Mail

    When people find out that your bicycle costs as much as a small car, there are a couple of standard reactions. One group concludes that Thorstein Veblen was right when he came up with the concept of conspicuous consumption: You are a consumerist fool on an overpriced status symbol.

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  3. Zakarin wona t discuss Russian doping after Tour winRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 21 | Xenia Daily Gazette

    Ilnur Zakarin hardly had enough energy to zip up his jersey and celebrate upon winning one of the most grueling stages of the Tour de France. The Russian rider settled for a half-zip and a half left-fist pump instead, leaving the earpiece of his radio dangling from his bare chest, before two helpers pushed him toward the podium ceremony.

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  4. Ghana Rugby sensitises members on anti-dopingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | GhanaWeb

    The Ghana Rugby Football Union has embarked on a campaign to sensitize the Rugby Family in Ghana on the seriousness of doping. The campaign follows a shocking revelations in the McLaren report which pointed to state-sponsored doping in Russia.

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  5. Tour de France: Russian rider wins Alpine stageRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Contra Costa Times

    Ilnur Zakarin won the first Alpine stage of the Tour de France after using a late attack in the final climb Wednesday while race leader Chris Froome increased his lead in the overall standings. Zakarin was part of a breakaway that formed early in the 114.6-mile 17th stage from Bern to the artificial lake of Finhaut-Emosson in Switzerland.

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  6. Ilnur Zakarin won't discuss Russian doping after Tour win - Wed, 20 Jul 2016 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | The Spokesman-Review

    Ilnur Zakarin hardly had enough energy to zip up his jersey and celebrate upon winning one of the most grueling stages of the Tour de France. The Russian rider settled for a half-zip and a half left-fist pump instead, leaving the earpiece of his radio dangling from his FINHAUT-EMOSSON, Switzerland - Ilnur Zakarin hardly had enough energy to zip up his jersey and celebrate upon winning one of the most grueling stages of the Tour de France.

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  7. How to Recognise a NarcissistRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Canberra Times

    Skip to navigation Skip to content Skip to footer View text version of this page Help using this website - Accessibility statement Join today and you can easily save your favourite articles, join in the conversation and comment, plus select which news your want direct to your inbox. Join today and you can easily save your favourite articles, join in the conversation and comment, plus select which news your want direct to your inbox.

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  8. Quintana loses another Tour team-mateRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | The Echo

    Russian Ilnur Zakarin claimed a breakaway victory in Finhaut-Emosson, in a stage held entirely in Switzerland for the first time. After Katusha's Zakarin took stage honours up the road, Froome raced clear of his main rivals to build a cushion of nearly two and a half minutes at the end of this 184.5-kilometres stage from Berne.

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  9. Chris Froome extends overall Tour de France lead as Ilnur Zakarin wins stage 17Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard

    Chris Froome is closing in on a third Tour de France title after extending his lead in the yellow jersey while Russian Ilnur Zakarin won stage 17 to Finhaut-Emosson. As Zakarin was celebrating his first Tour stage victory from the day's breakaway, Froome latched on to Richie Porte's late attack to ride clear of his rivals and build a cushion of almost two-and-a-half minutes.

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  10. Zakarin won't discuss Russian doping after Tour winRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Tribune-Chronicle

    Ilnur Zakarin hardly had enough energy to zip up his jersey and celebrate upon winning one of the most grueling stages of the Tour de France. The Russian rider settled for a half-zip and a half left-fist pump instead, leaving the earpiece of his radio dangling from his bare chest, before two helpers pushed him toward the podium ceremony.

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  11. Chris Froome widens lead as Tour de France nears endRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | CBC News

    British rider Chris Froome tightened his grip on the Tour de France after Wednesday's 184.5-km Stage 17. Nairo Quintana was expected to celebrate Colombia's national holiday with a major offensive in the Alps that would see him close in on Tour de France leader Chris Froome. Despite being a specialist in mountain stages, Quintana surrendered to the defending champion in the first Alpine leg of this year's Tour - won by Russian all-rounder Ilnur Zakarin on Wednesday.

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  12. Greg LeMond: Miracles in cycling still don't existRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Cycling News

    Some sumosuited fans cheer on Chris Froome and Nairo Quintana during the Tour's visit to Mont Ventoux in 2013 Greg LeMond in action during the 1990 Tour de France - the final edition of the French Grand Tour won by the American In an often hard hitting but informed interview with the L'Equipe newspaper, for Tour de France winner Greg LeMond has called on the UCI to do more in the fight against mechanical doping, raised questions about Lance Armstrong's power output at the Tour, and dismissed Team Sky's theory of marginal gains as 'bollocks'.

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  13. Flying Frenchman Alaphilippe on the riseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Reuters

    After a decade in the shadows, France has begun producing world-class riders again -- and Julian Alaphilippe is one of the country's brightest diamonds. At the forefront of the fight against doping after revelations of widespread abuse in the Festina scandal in 1998, France struggled in the Lance Armstrong era.

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  14. The Savage Truth: Getting Worse Before it Gets BetterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Sherdog

    Editor's note: The views and opinions expressed below are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of Sherdog.com, its affiliates and sponsors or its parent company, Evolve Media. When it was reported that Brock Lesnar had been flagged for a potential performance-enhancing drug violation shortly after UFC 200 the first thought that crossed my mind was Ultimate Fighting Championship brass stating that bringing in United States Anti-Doping Association to test UFC fighters would likely lead to some tough times before things started to get better.

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  15. 'Ban the whole damn country': legend's fury at RussiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | The Mercury

    Olympics: IOC President Thomas Bach says the ICO are weighing up the different ways to deal with Russian doping ahead of the Rio 2016 Olympics THE Russian drugs scandal has the ability to bring down the whole Olympic movement and the country must be banned from Rio, according to a US swimming legend. Rowdy Gaines, a three time gold medallist but even better known as the voice of the sport on TV in the US, told foxsports.com.au the Olympic movement had to make a stand.

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  16. Former swimmer Shirley Babashoff was stunned by dopers in 1976Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    Today's Paper, also known as the e-Edition, is an online replica of the printed newspaper. You can view today's paper or previous issues.

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  17. Meet Lawson Craddock, a rising star of American cycling and the first ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Silicon Alley Insider

    Lawson Craddock is riding his first Tour de France this month, and he's not just sitting in for the ride. The Houston native has finished in the top 20 on two stages and gotten into a breakaway.

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  18. Meet Lawson Craddock, a rising star of American cycling and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Norwalk Citizen News

    Lawson Craddock is riding his first Tour de France this month, and he's not just sitting in for the ride. The Houston native has finished in the top 20 on two stages and gotten into a breakaway.

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  19. Shifting Gears #9: Looking "pro" doesn't matter muchRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Velonews

    Neal Karlinsky got a chance to ride with Kiel Reijnen in Washington while the Trek - Segafredo pro was back from Europe between races. Photo: Neal Karlinsky Too busy to ride? So's Neal Karlinsky.

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  20. Marginal gains: Extra climber pays off for Sky in FranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Velonews

    Team Sky is smothering the competition in the mountains. Why? An extra climber in the rotation is paying off dividends.

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