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  1. Why Brexit could be a boost to Portsmouth's hopes of hosting the Tour de FranceRead the original story

    Yesterday | Portsmouth Today

    PORTSMOUTH's chances of staging Le Tour have been boosted by Brexit and the shake-up in government, according to a cycling expert. Richard Gorman, who provided backing for Team CSC Saxo Bank in the 2008 Tour, said the path has been cleared for city leaders to mount a serious challenge in Whitehall for money to fund a bid.

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  2. Tour de France winner Froome could tackle VueltaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | RTE.ie

    Three-time Tour de France champion Chris Froome could target further Grand Tour glory in 2016 in the Vuelta a Espana, Team Sky principal Dave Brailsford has said. Froome won a third Tour title on Sunday and many thought the last of his 2016 ambitions were the Olympic Games road race on August 6 and time-trial on August 10. He is a realistic contender for gold in both disciplines.

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  3. Tour de France reviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | Sky Sports

    From left, Mark Cavendish, Chris Froome and Peter Sagan will be among the stars of this year's Tour de France Chris Froome, Nairo Quintana and Richie Porte are among the riders bidding for victory in the 103rd edition of the Tour de France from July 2-24. The destination of the yellow jersey will be decided on a 3,535km route containing four high-mountain summit finishes and two individual time trials.

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  4. Prologo: From production to the pelotonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Cycling News

    Products made with plastics, foams, gels, and printing inks need to be checked for hazardous substances before they are cleared for production ProLogo take testing seriously here we have one test rig which measures high impacts at serious low temperatures, whilst the second checks for discolouration from light and wear Some of Velo's designs require stitching and Velo have a huge team of machinists for just that This machines sole purpose is to check wear rates and colour fastness on the myriad of bar tapes Velo produce ProLogo pioneered and patented the textured, grippy and airy CPC surfacing, this is the range topping Scratch 2 Nack model Part of ProLogo's pro support includes making ultra limited editions for its riders in a short time frame, like this one produced for Wiggins..

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  5. 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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  6. New FSA groupset to debut at Tour de France on WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Cycling News

    Three riders are set to use the new, long-awaited, FSA groupset during stage 17 of the Tour de France , a few weeks before a formal presentation at the Eurobike trade show in Germany at the end of August. According to images and a brief report published by Italian website Tuttobiciweb , the new FSA groupset will be ridden by Cyril Lemoine of Cofidis , and a rider from each of the Bora-Argon 18 and Direct Energie teams.

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  7. NBC Sports Group Kicks Off Tour de France Coverage TonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | BroadwayWorld.com

    NBC Sports Group's more than 250 hours of live, primetime, and encore coverage of the 103rd Tour de France continues tonight at 8 p.m. ET with Tour Primetime on NBCSN. Tour Primetime airs each weeknight during the Tour de France and features a look at the day's most compelling action with new analysis, interviews, and updates.

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

    Sunday Jul 10 | Velonews

    With around 100 kilometers left in the Tour's ninth stage, Alberto Contador pulled over to the side of the road, unclipped his pedals, and stepped into a Tinkoff team car. In a bitter exit, Contador's rough and tumble 2016 Tour de France was over at 80km into Sunday's decisive climbing stage to Arcalis.

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  9. NBC Sports Group's Live Tour de France Coverage Continues TomorrowRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 8 | BroadwayWorld.com

    NBC Sports Group's more than 250 hours of live, primetime, and encore coverage of the 103rd Tour de France continues tomorrow, Saturday, July 9, at 8 a.m. ET on NBC, with Stage 8 from Pau to Bagnres-de-Luchon. Race leader Greg Van Avermaet has held onto the yellow jersey since capturing it in Stage 5, while Mark Cavendish has three stage wins .

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

    Friday Jul 8 | Sporting News

    Think Major League Baseball's Mitchell Report in 2007, which named 89 ballplayers suspected of using performance-enhancing drugs. Or the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency's 2012 report, which finally exposed seven-time Tour de France champion Lance Armstrong as a serial doper, cheater and liar.

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  11. NBC Sports' Live Coverage of Tour de France Continues TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 8 | BroadwayWorld.com

    NBC Sports Group's more than 250 hours of live, primetime, and encore coverage of the 103rd Tour de France continues with Tour Primetime on NBCSN. Tour Primetime airs each week night during the Tour de France and features a look at the day's most compelling action with new analysis, interviews, and updates.

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

    Wednesday Jul 6 | KDWN

    The World Anti-Doping Agency and cycling's governing body announced Wednesday that they are in possession of samples of blood and plasma bags seized and stored as part of the Operation Puerto case. The UCI and the World Anti-Doping Agency said in a joint statement that the samples have been stored in an accredited laboratory outside of Spain.

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  13. Basso: Contador is a legend and we'll fight the bad luck togetherRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 5 | Cycling News

    Alberto Contador has had two days to recover from his crashes but Wednesday's Tour de France stage from Limoges to Le Lioran will provide a stern examination of the Spaniard's true GC credentials in this year's race. The two-time Tour winner fell twice in consecutive stages at the race and lost 48 seconds to his main overall rivals on the first uphill finish on stage 2. If anything, stage 5 is even tougher, and the likes of Chris Froome and Nairo Quintana will not hesitate to put Contador further onto the back foot.

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

    Tuesday Jul 5 | Velonews

    Could the world finally find out whose blood is inside those 200 bags linked to the OperaciA3n Puerto doping scandal? Perhaps. The Spanish digital newspaper El EspaA ol reported Tuesday that blood bag evidence has been in the custody of the World Anti-Doping Agency since last Thursday.

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  15. Cyclists say no one is watching the Tour de France because ita s too longRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 5 | The Washington Post

    Spain's Alberto Contador, left, eats while riding in the pack during the fourth stage of the Tour de France on Tuesday. There's a reason the Tour de France doesn't attract gonzo ratings, cyclist Tom Dumoulin and others said this week.

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  16. NBC Sports' Live Coverage of 103rd Tour de France Begins TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | BroadwayWorld.com

    NBC Sports Group will present more than 250 hours of live, primetime, and encore coverage of the 103rd Tour de France, the world's most prestigious and grueling cycling race, across NBC, NBCSN, NBCSports.com, and the NBC Sports Gold and NBC Sports apps. Daily live coverage of the Tour de France, including all 21 stages, begins this today, July 2, at 6 a.m. ET with the Tour de France Pre-Race Show, followed by Stage 1 at 6:30 a.m. ET on NBCSN.

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  17. NBC Sports to Present Live Coverage of 103rd Tour de France, Beg. 72Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    NBC Sports Group will present more than 250 hours of live, primetime, and encore coverage of the 103rd Tour de France, the world's most prestigious and grueling cycling race, across NBC, NBCSN, NBCSports.com, and the NBC Sports Gold and NBC Sports apps. Daily live coverage of the Tour de France, including all 21 stages, begins this Saturday, July 2, at 6 a.m. ET with the Tour de France Pre-Race Show, followed by Stage 1 at 6:30 a.m. ET on NBCSN.

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  18. Banned for Doping, Floyd Landis Is Getting In the Weed BizRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2016 | Wired

    At first glance the former professional cyclists Floyd Landis and David Zabriskie - both kicked out of the game after confessing to using performance-enhancing drugs - seem like imperfect advocates for the benefits of marijuana. Yet today they're announcing their new business: topical creams laced with the active ingredients of weed, aimed at athletes.

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  19. Mark Conti: Longsjo history includes many legends and crashesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2016 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Frank McCormack broke away with Andy Bishop and Bobby Julich with about a mile to go in the Wachusett Mountain Road Race in the fourth and final stage of the 1994 Fitchburg Longsjo Classic. Riding without the support of a major team, McCormack started the day 13 seconds behind general classification leader Tyler Hamilton .

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  20. Don't call it a comeback: France is back on topRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2016 | Velonews

    Before Arnaud DeI mare could make the U-turn back toward the podium, pundits and fans alike were already tying the weights around the ankles of his Milano-Sanremo win. "Gaviria would have won if he hadn't crashed."

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