Tour de France Newswire (Page 4)

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Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Tour de France. (Page 4)

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  1. The Queen honored Harvey Weinstein. Will she take it back?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 9 | GantDaily.com

    ... conviction. France removed honors from disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong in 2014 after he was stripped of his Tour de France titles, and fashion designer John Galliano, who was convicted in 2011 of making anti-Semitic remarks. Weinstein has also ...

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  2. Valverde opts to sit out of Tour de FranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 9 | Iol.co.za

    Top Spanish cyclist Alejandro Valverde revealed on Monday he would target the Giro d'Italia and la Vuelta a Espana next season, but said he would skip the Tour de France. The evergreen 37-year-old was on solid form until a broken knee suffered in bad fall in the Tour de France's opening day time-trial ended his season.

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  3. Sport24.co.za | Valverde to miss Tour de FranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 9 | News24

    Top Spanish cyclist Alejandro Valverde revealed on Monday he would target the Giro d'Italia and la Vuelta a Espana next season, but said he would skip the Tour de France . The evergreen 37-year-old was on solid form until a broken knee suffered in bad fall in the Tour de France's opening day time-trial ended his season.

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  4. Alejandro Valverde will not ride in Tour de France 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 9 | Daily Mail

    Spain 's Alejandro Valverde will skip next year's Tour de France as he feels he will not be among the favourites and his Movistar team have what it takes to win it without him. Valverde's 2017 season, one of the best in his career, was cut short in July when he sustained a serious knee injury in a crash during the opening time trial at the Tour.

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  5. Cycling: Valverde to skip next year's Tour de FranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 9 | Reuters

    Spain's Alejandro Valverde will skip next year's Tour de France as he feels he will not be among the favorites and his Movistar team have what it takes to win it without him. Valverde's 2017 season, one of the best in his career, was cut short in July when he sustained a serious knee injury in a crash during the opening time trial at the Tour.

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  6. Report: 2018 Tour de France to run only limited cobbled sectorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 8 | Cycling News

    The 2018 Tour de France route is due to be announced on October 17, but rumours of another stage with lengthy stretches of cobbled roads near Roubaix, such as the 13km of pave used in 2010, 2014 and 2015, have been quashed by regional news outlet Nord Eclair , which reports that there may be as few as 3.2km in next year's race. La Voix du Nord reported last month that stage 9 of the 2018 Tour de France was likely to start in Compiegne, the traditional host city of Paris-Roubaix, and would pass through Roubaix itself.

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  7. Matthews to close out season with Tour of Guangxi before setting 'new goals' for 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 8 | Cycling News

    Sunweb's Michael Matthews and Warren Barguil in their respective jersey on the final stage of the Tour de France One would excuse Michael Matthews if he was ready to hang up his wheels and take a break after a hugely successful 2017 season, but the Australian was an unlikely starter in Il Lombardia , racing in support of his Sunweb teammates and gearing up for the Tour of Guangxi , his final event of the year.

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  8. Nibali climbs WorldTour rankings after Il Lombardia winRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 8 | Cycling News

    ... a superb spring that lasted until the Ardennes Classics at the end of April and is 130 points clear of Tour de France and Vuelta a Espana winner Chris Froome. Giro d'Italia winner and time trial world champion Tom Dumoulin remains in third place ...

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  9. Kwiatkowski fighting fatigue ahead of Il LombardiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 6 | Cycling News

    ... third in Lige-Bastogne-Lige. After a well-deserved break, he claimed the Polish time trial title, raced the Tour de France in support of winner Chris Froome, then used his Grand Tour legs to claim another victory in Clasica San Sebastian. The 2014 ...

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  10. Froome and Contador to headline China and Saitama criteriumsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 6 | Cycling News

    Chris Froome and Alberto Contador will head to Asia later this month to headline a pair of criterium races laid on by ASO, owners of the Tour de France and Vuelta a Espaa. Contador took his final bow as a professional at the Vuelta last month, winning the penultimate stage on the Angliru, while Froome sealed the overall title to claim a historic Tour-Vuelta double after winning a fourth yellow jersey in July.

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  11. Talansky taking up triathlonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 5 | Cycling News

    ... child, he won a stage and took third on GC at the Amgen Tour of California this May and then finished the Tour de France, where Cannondale-Drapac teammate Rigoberto Uran nabbed second overall. Talansky announced his retirement on September 5, but ...

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  12. Mikel Landa: Sky and me weren't always compatibleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 4 | Cycling News

    ... was forced to put his attacking instincts and personal ambitions on hold. The tensions were laid bare at the Tour de France, where Landa soared up the standings but was placed at the disposal of Chris Froome, eventually finishing a solitary second ...

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  13. Giro da Italia director to Chris Froome: Come make a historya in ItalyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 4 | The Indian Express

    ... heat-loving Briton enters next year's race he'll have the chance to become the first cyclist to win the Tour de France, Spanish Vuelta and Giro in succession. "He has to have the desire to try and become the first rider to achieve this feat," Giro ...

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  14. Sport24.co.za | Giro director to Froome: Come make 'history' in ItalyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 4 | News24

    Yet if the Kenyan-born, heat-loving Briton enters next year's race he'll have the chance to become the first cyclist to win the Tour de France, Spanish Vuelta and Giro in succession. "He has to have the desire to try and become the first rider to achieve this feat," Giro director Mauro Vegni said in an interview with The Associated Press.

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  15. Giro director to Froome: Come make 'history' in ItalyRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 4 | Houston Chronicle

    ... the Spanish Vuelta cycling race, in Madrid. The special trophy he holds was given to him as he won both the Tour de France and La Vuelta. If Chris Froome enters next year's Giro d'Italia he'll have the chance to become the first cyclist to win the ...

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  16. Bevin joins BMC Racing for 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 3 | Cycling News

    ... at the Vuelta a Espaa. He was unable to finish due to problems with his knee. He had better luck at his debut Tour de France this July, making it all the way to Paris and helping teammate Rigoberto Urn finish second overall despite a spectacular ...

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  17. Former Tour pro sets masters hour recordRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 3 | Cycling News

    ... in Colorado Springs, Colorado. Instead of using a wind tunnel to dial in his position, Alvis, a former Tour de France professional, used his iPhone to film himself riding on rollers in his garage. It was his second attempt this year, and a comeback ...

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  18. Tour de Yorkshire unveils host locations for 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 28 | Cycling News

    ... grow from a one-day race to a two-day stage race. The race was established as a legacy event for the 2014 Tour de France Grand Depart in the British region, and the organisers Welcome to Yorkshire and ASO had been pushing for expansion ever since a ...

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  19. Sport24.co.za | Pantani not murdered, Italian supreme court rulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 28 | News24

    ... his fragile mental state after being kicked out of the 1999 Giro d'Italia were to blame. Pantani - the 1998 Tour de France and Giro d'Italia winner - was leading the 1999 Giro with only one mountain stage left when he failed a drug test. The 2017/18 ...

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  20. Guillaume Martin continues strong fall with Giro della Toscana winRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 27 | Cycling News

    Building on the 23rd-place finish in his Grand Tour debut this past July at the Tour de France , Guillaume Martin added another trophy to his mantle on Wednesday, winning the second-and-final stage at the Giro della Toscana and seizing the overall lead from stage 1 winner Stephen Cummings . The 24-year-old Frenchman soloed away from his breakaway companions with a little more than 1km to go on the steep cobbled climb to the finish, and he quickly established his winning advantage over Giovanni Visconti and Mattia Cattaneo .

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