Tour de France Newswire (Page 14)

Tour de France Newswire (Page 14)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Tour de France. (Page 14)

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  1. After Giro performance, LottoNL hopes to keep KruijswijkRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2016 | Velonews

    ... on the femoral artery in his leg, the second in 2013, but has steadily improved in grand tours. In the 2014 Tour de France, he placed 15th. He was ninth in the 2011 Giro and seventh in 2015. After his crash a few weeks ago, he went from having a ...

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  2. Top youth cyclists in Penticton for B.C. championshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... challenged by tight turns over multiple laps through a course in downtown Penticton. The road race, like the Tour de France, begins with a mass start and riders go hard for as long as they can through a route in and around Oliver. The Hayman Classic ...

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  3. World champion Sagan swaps road for mountains in RioRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2016 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... the Rio Olympics, returning to the discipline in which he began his career. Sagan, who will ride this year's Tour de France for his Tinkoff-Saxo team, has been handed Slovakia's only spot for the mountain bike race which will take place on Aug. 21. ...

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  4. Aru brushes off time loss at the Criterium du DauphineRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2016 | Cycling News

    ... loss leaves Aru 32nd, 1:27 behind Contador. "I'm getting better each day but the focus is always about the Tour de France but I can feel that I'm getting stronger with each passing day," Aru added from the rollers. The Dauphine marks an important ...

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  5. Bardet shifts focus to Criterium du Dauphine stage winsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | Cycling News

    ... the line in 51st place. The Frenchman came into the race looking to fine tune his condition ahead of the Tour de France after a disappointing Tour de Romandie in which he finished 27th overall. Prior to the Swiss stage race, Bardet had finished ...

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  6. Contador wins Criterium du Dauphine prologueRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Alberto Contador signaled his strong form a little less than a month before the Tour de France starts with a fine victory in the Criterium du Dauphine prologue on Sunday. Contador, who won the Tour de France twice and is again among the favorites this year, was the fastest against the clock in the brutal four-kilometer ascent to the top of the Mont Chery in the Alps.

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  7. Pinot to lead FDJ at Criterium du Dauphine - News ShortsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2016 | Cycling News

    In a video posted on the team's website, FDJ today announced their roster for the upcoming Criterium du Dauphine , which starts June 5 and runs through June 12. Thibaut Pinot , coming off a second place overall at the Tour de Romandie, will lead the French team in the eight-day Tour de France tune-up race. Pinot is mixing up his Tour de France preparation slightly this year, as he chose to race Tour de Suisse last year before going on to winning the penultimate stage at the Tour and finishing 16th overall there.

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  8. Porte to lead BMC at Criterium du Dauphine, van Garderen for Tour de SuisseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2016 | Cycling News

    ... du Dauphin," Porte said. "It's always a tough race and knowing that it will be my last race before the Tour de France, I want to show what I can do." Team director Valerio Piva backed up Porte's desire to use the race as a final test before the Tour ...

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  9. Jungels: I'm no longer invisibleRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2016 | Cycling News

    ... Jungels singed for Etixx after several seasons at Trek. He had a mini-breakthrough during last year's Tour de France, enjoying a consistent final week in the mountains before finishing in the top 40 on GC. This Giro performance has raised the bar, ...

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  10. Nibali's route to Rio Olympics goes through Tour de FranceRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2016 | Cycling News

    When Vincenzo Nibali laboured in the Dolomites on the Giro d'Italia' s penultimate weekend amid rumours of his imminent departure at season's end for the new Bahrain-backed project, one wondered whether Astana would even see fit to select the Sicilian in their Tour de France line-up. What a difference a week makes.

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  11. Giro d'Italia: Valverde completes Grand Tour podium hat-trickRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2016 | Cycling News

    ... his third place overall, at 1:17 behind the winner Vincenzo Nibali, adding it to last year's third at the Tour de France and his six top three finishes at the Vuelta a Espana. There was also success for his teammate Andre Amador with a day in pink ...

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  12. Dumoulin on course to start Tour de FranceRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2016 | Cycling News

    Tom Dumoulin 's participation in the Tour de France looks all but certain after his Giant-Alpecin team confirmed he would aim to use the race as his build up to the Olympic Games in Rio. "With regard to Dumoulin's road to the Olympics, we designed our plan based on a closer analysis of Tom's physiological output from the Giro," his coach Adriaan Helmantel said in a press release.

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  13. Nibali reveals Giro stomach bugRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2016 | Sky Sports

    ... nothing would have happened. Nibali revealed he will now prepare to form part of Astana's line-up at the Tour de France, where Fabio Aru is expected to be team leader, before focusing on winning gold in the men's road race at the Olympic Games in ...

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  14. Sport24.co.za | Nibali leaves mark on dramatic Giro winRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2016 | News24

    ... 19, Nibali forged ahead to victory on the summit finish at Risoul in France, where he also won on his road to Tour de France triumph in 2014. "Steven Kruijswijk had a good advantage after the Dolomites but I knew the highest mountains were yet to ...

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  15. Chaves podium in Giro for Orica Vincenzo Nibali cemented his...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2016 | Yahoo!

    ... pink jersey. Nibali is one of only six men to win all three grand tours; the 2013 Giro, 2010 Vuelta and 2014 Tour de France crowns.

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  16. Gerry Ryan praises Chaves after hard-fought second place overall at Giro d'ItaliaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2016 | Cycling News

    ... he won two stages and finished fifth overall. The Orica-GreenEdge team plan to target stage victory at the Tour de France with Michael Matthews and Simon Gerrans. Adam Yates is also set to ride the Tour de France, with Ryan hoping that his twin ...

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  17. Five revelations of the 2016 Giro d'ItaliaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2016 | Velonews

    ... and that's how I want to develop in the future." Up next: Jungels is penciled in on Etixx's long list for the Tour de France, where he would be a utility players, helping in the sprints with Marcel Kittel and having the freedom to hunt for stage. ...

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  18. Italian Nibali maintains home-town dominance with Giro titleRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2016 | ABC News

    Astana's Vincenzo Nibali has maintained Italy's tradition of producing home winners of the Giro d'Italia when he secured victory in a dramatic 99th edition to grab his fourth Grand Tour triumph. Nibali became only the sixth rider in history to win all three Grand Tours in 2014, when he added the Tour de France yellow jersey to his Tour of Spain win in 2010 and maiden Giro triumph in 2013.

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  19. Giro d'Italia stage 21 - Finish line quotesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2016 | Cycling News

    ... d'Italia, so I couldn't be any happier. I will take six days of rest then the national championships, and the Tour de France with Nairo Quintana - for the yellow dream." "Yesterday and today were two of the most important days of my life. Yesterday ...

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  20. Nibali reveals illness before mountain time trial at Giro d'ItaliaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2016 | Cycling News

    ... that UCI rules forbid any such discussion until after August 1. He did confirm that he will line out at the Tour de France alongside Fabio Aru in July, though he was reluctant to talk in any depth about his aspirations at the Grande Boucle, beyond ...

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