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  1. Tour de France: A final ride before the Grand Depart - GalleryRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Cycling News

    AG2R, Etixx-QuickStep and Trek-Segafredo get in a few easy miles before the Tour de France starts on Saturday Members of the AG2R La Mondiale cycling team ride their bikes during a training session in Saint-Lo a day before the start of the 2016 Tour de France The Trek-Segafredo line stretches out as Fabian Cancellara leads the training ride the day before the Tour de France.

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  2. Tour Stage 1: Allons-yRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Podium Cafe

    ... with a slight tailwind likely. Crosswinds or no crosswinds, the team to watch is always going to be Etixx-Quickstep. Etixx have the team to watch in classics conditions, and by this stage, do I really have to mention how good Marcel Kittel is at ...

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  3. Tour de France 2016: Stage-by-stage guide with Geraint ThomasRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | BBC News

    ... but won four stages in 2013 and four more in 2014. He may already have a couple of stage wins by now but his Etixx-QuickStep team has other ambitions with general classification rider Dan Martin and time-trial specialist Tony Martin." Thomas' view: ...

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  4. Bora-Argon 18: Sagan is too big a rider for usRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Cycling News

    ... Tony Martin's agent. Martin is out of contract at the end of the season and is riding the Tour de France for Etixx QuickStep.

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  5. Tour de France: Teams hit the roads training in Mont-Saint-Michel - GalleryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Cycling News

    ... out onto the roads around Mont-Saint-Michel to finalise their condition ahead of the Grand Dpart. Team Sky , Etixx-QuickStep, Movistar, and Katusha were among those who braved the conditions in the picturesque town in coastal Normandy, while Peter ...

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  6. Vansummeren retires from cycling due to heart problemRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 | Cycling News

    Johan Vansummeren has called an end to his 12-year career due to heart problems . Vansummeren was diagnosed with a heart anomaly earlier this season and has been forced to sit on the sidelines since February, missing the cobbled Classics.

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  7. Australians at the 2016 Tour de FranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | Cycling News

    Since Phil Anderson's breakthrough Tour de France in 1981 when he became the first non-European to wear the yellow jersey, Australians have regularly animated the race and made numerous visits to the podium. Cadel Evans' 2011 overall victory was obvious highlight for Australians, while the creation of the Australian WorldTour outfit Orica-GreenEdge has given the fans a fully fledged team, rather than individual riders, to cheer on during the late night broadcasts.

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  8. Lemus hoping for Olympic berth after capping comeback with Mexican championshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | Cycling News

    Mexican National Champion, Luis Lemus makes the first big attack of the day with much more to come Cycling Academy 's Luis Lemus knows how to make a comeback with panache. The 24-year-old Mexican recently returned from a four-month absence from competition after breaking his leg, but he didn't waste any time throwing himself back into the thick of the action, capping off his return this weekend with his third national road race title.

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  9. On Being a FanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | Velonews

    We rode into the Roubaix velodrome handlebar to handlebar. The same sweeping right turn, the same steep walls.

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  10. Dan Martin: I can compete in the Tour de France mountainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 27 | Cycling News

    ... on your shoulders now? At Garmin, for the last couple of years you were effectively 'the leader' whereas at Etixx-QuickStep there's more options for team and therefore the pressure somewhat dissipates. DM: It's not less pressure, it's just ...

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  11. Cummings supports CavendishRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 27 | Sporting Life

    ... a year later that he crashed out in pursuit of victory. Kittel, who now rides for Cavendish's former team Etixx-QuickStep, screeched over the finish line in front once again. New Customers Register With Sky Vegas And Get 10 Completely Free and a ...

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  12. Jungels defends Luxembourg time trial titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | Cycling News

    Etixx-QuickStep 's Bob Jungels defended his title in the Luxembourg national time trial on Friday, beating BMC's Pierre "Jempy" Drucker and Stlting Service Group's Alex Kirsch. Tom Thill was fourth.

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  13. Konig's Czech Republic time trial win secures Rio Olympic qualificationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | Cycling News

    ... a hard race like that the shape would come," he said. Runner-up in the road race last year to Petr Vakoc (Etixx-QuickStep), and Petr Benck in 2011, Knig will turn his attention to claiming a second national champions jersey of the week. "Next for me ...

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  14. Nats Week! TTs Underway; Road Races ComingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | Podium Cafe

    It's raining points, hallelujah! Nats Week is an exciting time, with lots of very nice jerseys handed out, often to very nice riders, men and women. It's a time when people race for pride... but it's also very close to the Tour de France, when certain people are guarding their form.

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  15. Dumoulin, Barguil and Degenkolb named in Giant-Alpecin's Tour de France teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | Cycling News

    ... and will ride the Tour as Giant-Alpecin's designated sprinter, following Marcel Kittel's depature for Etixx-QuickStep during the off-season. Ramon Sinkeldam and Albert Timmer will serve as Degenkolb's lead-out men, while Roy Curvers is named as road ...

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  16. Boonen suffering with illness ahead of Belgian ChampionshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | Cycling News

    Tom Boonen 's build-up to the Belgian National Championships road race has been compromised by a respiratory infection. The Etixx-QuickStep rider has withdrawn from Thursday's time trial and will make a final decision in the coming days on his participation in Sunday's road race.

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  17. Etixx' "Dynamic Duo" - How far can they go?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | Podium Cafe

    ... in the past, such as crashes, illnesses, being caught in crosswinds, and post-rest day bad legs, and leads Etixx-Quickstep into a Tour de France GC challenge. How well can he do? Well, to find out that, we'll look at his strengths and weaknesses, ...

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  18. Kittel back at Tour de France with new teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 21 | Bangkok Post

    German sprint king Marcel Kittel returns to the Tour de France next month with his new Etixx-Quick Step team. German cyclist Marcel Kittel, of the Etixx-QuickStep team, crosses the finish line and wins the 2nd stage of the 99th Giro d'Italia, Tour of Italy, on May 7, 2016 Kittel won four stages in each of the 2013 and 2014 editions but injury and illness ruled him out of last year's race.

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  19. Etixx-QuickStep name team to support Kittel for Tour de France stage winsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 21 | Cycling News

    The Etixx-QuickStep team heads into this year's Tour de France with stage wins as their main goal, and they will count on new recruit Marcel Kittel as their main man for the sprint stages. The German has racked up ten wins for the team so far this season, including two in the Giro d'Italia, where he also spent a day in the race leader's jersey.

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  20. Riders overwhelmingly support CPA safety planRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 20 | Cycling News

    ... after, and specify that the barriers used must have feet that do not encroach on the roadway. Zdenek Stybar (Etixx-QuickStep) is perhaps the most high-profile rider to crash due to barrier feet when he went down face-first in the sprint of the Eneco ...

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