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  1. Pinarello confirms plans to grow business in wake of Louis Vuitton 'leak'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 18 | Cycling News

    Jan Ullrich's futuristic Pinarello time trial bike used during the 2000 season where he finished second overall in the Tour de France and earned the silver medal in the time trial at the Olympic Games in Sydney The Pinarello family issued a press release today in the wake of reports that they are set to be purchased by luxury brand conglomerate LVMH Mot Hennessy Louis Vuitton SE , confirming the negotiations. Reports this week in the Italian press stated that the LVMH Group was looking to expand into the sports and wellness arena, and the Pinarello bike brand, founded in 1952, was its primary target.


  2. The End of the Road, by Alasdair FotheringhamRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2016 | Podium Cafe

    ... 1998 Tour de France Strengths: Fotheringham's account of how the 1998 Tour was won by Marco Pantani and lost by Jan Ullrich has input from Telekom's Rolf Aldag and Mercatone Uno's Mario Traversoni Weaknesses: If Fotheringham had quoted his brother ...


  3. Rio men's road race previewRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2016 | Sky Sports

    ... Bet odds: 33/1 . 2012: Alexandre Vinokourov (Kaz). 2008: Samuel Sanchez (Esp). 2004: Paolo Bettini (Ita). 2000: Jan Ullrich (Ger). 1996: Pascal Richard (Sui).


  4. German revival helps, but where's the base?Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2016 | Velonews

    Top cyclists like AndrA Greipel may not be enough to ensure the future of German cycling, according to Rolf Aldag. Photo: Tim De Waele Much like in America following the slump in the wake of the Lance Armstrong scandal, German cycling hit the skids after it turned out that 1990s powerhouse Telekom and Jan Ullrich were not winning on bread and water.


  5. Yellow jersey, gold medal, red jersey - is it possible?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2016 | Velonews

    ... three riders have won the Tour and the Vuelta but not in the same season: Vincenzo Nibali, Alberto Contador, and Jan Ullrich. "That's the plan at the minute. The season-long plan was Tour, on to the Olympics, and on after that to the Vuelta, and ...


  6. Tour de France: Sky's response to Froome's crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2016 | Cycling News

    ... as the final haul of Le Bettex began. As rain fell steadily on the race and dark clouds swept across Mont Blanc, Jan Ullrich's collapse on the road to Les Deux Alpes in 1998 came briefly to mind, but Froome was able to spend much of the final ascent ...


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

    Jul 21, 2016 | Velonews

    ... highest echelon was totally juiced. But not all cyclists doped, of course. If we transform Lance Armstrong, Jan Ullrich, and Ivan Basso into the victims of the doping era, then what does that make Christophe Bassons or Steve Tilford or Ben ...


  8. Team Sky and Pinarello extend partnershipRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2016 | Cycling News

    ... and they went on to win seven straight titles from 1991 to 1997 courtesy of Miguel Indurain, Bjarne Riis and Jan Ullrich. Chris Froome, who has ridden Pinarello's since moving to Team Sky in 2012 picked up on the company's rich heritage. "Having ...


  9. Head to Head: The Tour de France, great spectacle or overshadowed by drugs?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2016 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... had faith in other riders. Sure, 13 of them were kicked out before the event even started in 2006, including Jan Ullrich, one of my favourites, Ivan Basso and Alberto Contador, but they were just a couple of bad eggs. So in 2007, I returned to the ...


  10. Tour de France 2016: Stage 9Read the original story

    Jul 12, 2016 | Daily Peloton

    After winning at the Vuelta a Espana and the Giro d'Italia, Tom Dumoulin claimed his first ever victory at the Tour de France in horrendous conditions as stormy weather made the race hard and memorable in the last climb of the day after racing in hot conditions. Following on from Jan Ullrich in 1997 and Brice Feillu in 2009, the Dutchman won in Arcalis.


  11. Did Porte's puncture cost him a podium?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2016 | Velonews

    ... the rain-soaked GC contenders slogged up the hors categorie steeps of Arcalis, the hollowed climb that delivered Jan Ullrich to the yellow jersey in 1997, the scrappy Tasmanian was keen to make up for lost time. Two early surges split the GC group, ...


  12. Contador abandons the Tour de FranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2016 | Velonews

    ... UCI for links between the team and the OperaciA3n Puerto doping scandal unfolding in Spain. Also removed were Jan Ullrich and Ivan Basso. Initially linked to the Puerto dossier, Contador's name was not confirmed during a hearing in Madrid last year. ...


  13. Doping scandal from 2006 may finally name athletes involvedRead the original story

    Jul 8, 2016 | Sporting News

    ... a large number of athletes from a variety of sports were involved. Per The Guardian : In 2006 cyclists including Jan Ullrich, Ivan Basso and Tyler Hamilton were implicated in the scandal but the identities of the other sportspeople involved were ...


  14. Tour de France: Pyrenees host first fight for the yellow jersey - PreviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2016 | Cycling News

    ... is a relative newcomer among the summit finishes of the Tour. It has twice appeared in the race, in 1997, when Jan Ullrich gave a monstrous demonstration of the ability he would later let slip away, and 2009, when Bradley Wiggins discovered himself ...


  15. Agencies say they have Operation Puerto blood samplesRead the original story

    Jul 6, 2016 | KDWN

    ... cyclists were originally linked to the case. Among those eventually suspended were former Tour de France winner Jan Ullrich, Spanish Vuelta champion Alejandro Valverde and Ivan Basso, who later confirmed that his blood was among the frozen samples ...


  16. Report: WADA has custody of Puerto blood bagsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2016 | Velonews

    ... authorities. The 2006 Puerto scandal rocked cycling, and involved some of the peloton's biggest names, including Jan Ullrich, Ivan Basso, and Tyler Hamilton. There has always been a mystery surrounding the identity of other unnamed Fuentes clients, ...


  17. Tour de France lab able to detect micro-doping, report saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2016 | Yahoo!

    ... of his record seven Tour titles in a row from 1999-2005. Other Tour winners such as Dane Bjarne Riis (1996), Jan Ullrich of Germany (1997) and Italian Marco Pantani (1998) eventually either admitted to using EPO or tested positive for the substance ...


  18. Tour de France 2016: 8 key stages - VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2016 | Cycling News

    ... character of an Alpe d'Huez or a Ventoux it does bring out breakthrough performances in Tour contenders. In '97, Jan Ullrich gave a monstrous demonstration of what, in hindsight, might be considered the answer to the question, 'What happens if you ...


  19. Newsflash: Punching People isn't a Good IdeaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2016 | Podium Cafe

    ... crashing out of two Tours de France. This is a huge blow for Team Cofidis, who have been riding the Tour since Jan Ullrich was a thing, and haven't really done anything there in recent years, unless you count Dani Navarro's amazing, invisible top 10 ...


  20. The greatest Tour de France everRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | Velonews

    ... ever in the Tour. Another popular one was 2003, when Lance Armstrong overcame adversity - and an in-shape Jan Ullrich [this being before the Reasoned Decision and Armstrong's doping confession]. Those with a sense of mischief - and an appetite for ...