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  1. ASO names wildcard picks for Ardennes Classics - News ShortsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | Cycling News

    Anna van der Breggen of the Netherlands and Rabobank-Liv celebrates crossing the finish line to win the 19th Fleche Wallonne women's race The ASO on Tuesday named its wildcard picks for the men's and women's editions of Lige-Bastogne-Lige and La Flche Wallonne WorldTour races. For the men, seven wildcard teams from the Pro Continental ranks will join the 18 WorldTour teams, with the line-up remaining the same for both races save for Roompot-Nederlandse Loterij swapping in at Wallonne for Fortuneo-Vital Concept.

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  2. Mollema: The next step is to win a WorldTour stage raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 29 | Cycling News

    ... is clearly delighted with the progress he has made since joining the American team in 2015 after seven years at Rabobank and earlier in the week he spoke to Cyclingnews about the huge strides he's made in his time trialling. That was what laid the ...

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  3. Offseason Capsule: Team SunwebRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2017 | Podium Cafe

    ... true. There are plenty of young and talented riders - name jokes aside, Hofstede is another red hot talent from the Rabobank Development production line, and in Chris Hamilton they might just

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  4. Sir Dave Brailsford has questions to answer at Team Sky media day in MajorcaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2017 | Chardandilminsternews.co.uk

    ... squad, but the doctor has since been banned for life following revelations of doping during his time at Dutch squad Rabobank. The current turmoil, though, entering Team Sky's eighth season, is the most challenging since the squad's inception in ...

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  5. Hanegraaf files suit to block publication of Dekker biographyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2017 | Cycling News

    Belgian media reports that former rider, agent and manager Jacques Hanegraaf has filed suit in a Dutch court against author Thijs Zonneveld and publisher Overamstel, attempting to block the publication of Thomas Dekker's controversial biography . According to media reports, Hanegraaf wants to ban the release of the edition of 'Mijn Gevecht' , in which Dekker who rode variously for the Rabobank, Silence-Lotto, and Garmin organisations during his career links Hanegraaf to Eufemiano Fuentes .

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  6. Van Winden embracing leadership role at Cycling AcademyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 27, 2016 | Cycling News

    After spending all but a few months of his decade-long pro career with the Rabobank, Belkin and LottoNL-Jumbo teams, 29-year-old Dutchman Dennis van Winden is hoping his move next season to the first-year Pro Continental squad Cycling Academy will provide new opportunities to add more lines to his palmares. "I'm one of the most experienced riders," Van Winden said of the 2017 Cycling Academy roster, which includes 12 neo-pros with an average age of 24. "I've done Classics, I've done Grand Tours, so I have to be a little bit of a role model.

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  7. Kelderman brings it back to basics at Team SunwebRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2016 | Cycling News

    ... interesting story, and they already had some Dutch riders, so it made sense." Kelderman burst through the ranks at Rabobank's under 23 programme a conveyor belt of talent that includes Tom Dumoulin, Robert Gesink and a number of other household ...

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  8. Offseason Capsule: Hey, It's an AG2R PostRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2016 | Podium Cafe

    ... cobbles teams, but we've tried to change things up and catch some others as well. We did them for Argos-Shimano, Rabobank and FDJ. We did them for Vacansoleil, for god's sake. Never for AG2R. Why? How uninteresting does a team have to be for us to ...

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  9. Ekimov voted in as president of Russian Cycling FederationRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2016 | Cycling News

    ... for their support." Ekimov was a professional rider from 1990 until 2006, and rode for teams such as Rabobank and US Postal. During his long career, he took stage wins at the Tour de France and Vuelta a Espana. He has two Olympic time trial titles, ...

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  10. Scammers conned womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2016 | BBC News

    A BBC Spotlight film has triggered an international criminal investigation that has broken up the infrastructure used by scam mail fraudsters. The investigation was sparked by the story of a 74-year-old widow from Northern Ireland who lost thousands of pounds.

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  11. Riccardo Zoidl returns to Austrian Continental team for 2017 - News ShortsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2016 | Cycling News

    ... the 21-year-old is looking to continue his steady progression as he told Cycling.be. "The steps I have taken at Rabobank and in my first year at Giant-Alpecin are not easy. I cannot continue to take giant step towards the top and it is increasingly ...

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  12. Matthews unafraid of change as he leaves Orica for Team SunwebRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2016 | Cycling News

    ... results in Europe and victory in the under 23 World Championships in Australia. That secured him a place at the Rabobank Development team and then a privileged position at Orica. Now, Matthews has no problem cutting his Australian umbilical chord ...

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  13. Dekker's diaries, Degenkolb defiant and transfer tales - PodcastRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2016 | Cycling News

    In this week's Cyclingnews podcast the team ponder the career and revelations laid out in Thomas Dekker 's recent autobiography. The former Rabobank rider has given a full account of his doping, the murky culture he was part of and his path towards redemption.

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  14. Riders react to Thomas Dekker book revelationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2016 | Cycling News

    ... each other. No sensational book will change all that." Another section of the book describes a time early in his Rabobank career where he and Steven de Jongh, who was at Rabobank between 2000 and 2005, watched porn in together in their room. De ...

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  15. Dekker says former Silence-Lotto doctor injected him with cortisoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2016 | Cycling News

    ... ht', have been released this week. In one, Dekker detailed the doping practices of his team prior to Silence-Lotto, Rabobank. He also reconfirmed that he was the rider 'Clasicomano Luigi' in Dr Eufemiano Fuente's files discovered by Operacion Puerto.

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  16. Thomas Dekker book details doping at RabobankRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2016 | Cycling News

    In 2013, when Michael Boogerd confessed to doping, detailing his use of EPO, blood transfusions and cortisone for the last decade of his career until he retired in 2007, his former Rabobank teammate and compatriot Thomas Dekker refused to comment. "You can ask anything, but I say nothing," Dekker said at the time.

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  17. Vos' new team WM3 Pro Cycling hires controversial Blijlevens as director in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2016 | Cycling News

    The former Dutch racer directed at both the women's Rabobank and men's Belkin teams before being pushed out of cycling three years ago after confessing to using EPO during his racing career in the late 1990s. Blijlevens' career highlights as a sprinter included stage wins at the Tour de France, Vuelta a Espana and Giro d'Italia, where he briefly wore the pink leader's jersey.

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  18. Marianne Vos: 'I'm used to pushing myself And...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2016 | Velonews

    ... much with this. It's easy to work harder. It was harder to say sometimes, 'This is enough.' MV: The current sponsor Rabobank, they stepped in five years ago into the women's bunch. And we have been really lucky and happy that they wanted to support ...

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  19. Giro d'Italia Rumors... Going Maxi-Grande?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2016 | Podium Cafe

    ... the image of Denis Menchov slipping on the ancient Roman cobbles before getting up to finish, and the video of the Rabobank team bus experiencing more emotions than Jimmy Stewart in "It's a Wonderful Life." I could watch that a lot, even knowing ...

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  20. Breschel and Bilbao among four new Astana signingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2016 | Cycling News

    ... who he'll support in the Ardennes Classics. The 32-year-old, who started his career at CSC before spells at Rabobank and Tinkoff, is a two-time medalist at the UCI Road World Championships, with a stage win at the Vuelta a Espana and a Dwars Door ...

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