Tour de France Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Sir Bradley defends his Tour of Britain title through Midhurst and PetworthRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 21 | Midhurst and Petworth

    Great Britain's Bradley Wiggins of Sky Pro Racing , during Stage 20 of the Tour de France PA Wire OLYMPIC champion and Tour de France winner Sir Bradley Wiggins will defend his Tour of Britain title when the race comes through the Midhurst and Petworth area early next month.

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  2. Quintana favorite for Vuelta with rivals hurtingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 21 | USA Today

    ... to win his second grand tour of the season and confirm his status as cycling's rising star. A crash-laden Tour de France last month forced both Chris Froome and Alberto Contador to withdraw with injuries. The two former Tour winners now look to the ...

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  3. Froome seeks lift with Vuelta winRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 21 | Reuters

    Chris Froome aims to put his Tour de France misery behind him with victory in the Vuelta a Espana but he faces stiff competition from a strong field led by Nairo Quintana.

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  4. Livestrong $50M gift biggest since Armstrong exitRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 21 | WWTC-AM Eagan

    ... to embrace an even bigger mission," said Jeff Garvey, chairman of the foundation's board. Armstrong won the Tour de France every year from 1999 to 2005, but those titles were stripped after a massive report by the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency detailed ...

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  5. Tinkoff-Saxo name Vuelta a Espana teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | Cycling News

    Alberto Contador announces that he will ride the Vuelta a Espana despite fracturing his tibia at the Tour de France Having waited for the outcome of Roman Kreuziger's appeal against a provisional suspension by the UCI at the Court of Arbitration for Sport before naming its final Vuelta a Espaa team, Tinkoff-Saxo have revealed its nine riders for ... (more)

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  6. Busche fighting for podium spot at Pro ChallengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | Velonews

    ... Amgen Tour of California. His best result at the Pro Challenge was eighth, in 2012. He finished 98th in his Tour de France debut last month. "It's been a good first two stages for me. I've been in the right places at the right time," he said. "I'm ...

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  7. Vande Velde trades bike for micRead the original story

    Monday Aug 11 | Daily Camera

    ... of California that raises funds for physically challenged athletes. He did TV commentary last month at the Tour de France. "The lack of structured training is a nice relief," said Vande Velde, who won the 2012 USA Pro Challenge and will do TV ...

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  8. Van Garderen strikes for lead in Pro...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | Bangkok Post

    ... Monarch, Colorado on August 20, 2014 The American BMC rider pulled away from the lead group Wednesday, taking Tour de France rival Rafal Majka with him. But the Tinkoff-Saxo rider from Poland couldn't match Van Garderen at the end and finished ...

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  9. Tejay van Garderen seizes yellow jerseyRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 20 | Daily Camera

    ... Garderen, the Pro Challenge's defending champion and a heavy favorite to repeat after finishing fifth at the Tour de France, held off Polish rider Rafal Majka of Tinkoff-Saxo in a sprint to the finish line after a series of moves and counter moves ...

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  10. Q&A with USA Pro Challenge race leader Tejay van GarderenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | Velonews

    ... Majka the most. Q: Was today a bit of retribution for all the havoc Majka created in the mountains at the Tour de France? TVG: I was never in any direct battles with Majka at the Tour. He's a good guy; he's always joking, he always has a big smile ...

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  11. USA Pro Challenge: Chevrier impresses on Monarch MountainRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | Cycling News

    Chevrier, wearing the blue argyle jersey of the race's best young rider, ascended the final category 2 climb among Tour de France veterans like Tejay van Garderen , Rafal Majka , Tom Danielson , Matthew Busche and Bartozs Huzarski .

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  12. Van Garderen wins stage 3, takes overall lead in USA Pro ChallengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | Velonews

    ... van Garderen dealt the most decisive blow, followed only by Rafal Majka (Tinkoff-Saxo). Though this year's Tour de France king of the mountains tried to overtake the American on the final ramp, van Garderen found another gear, won the stage, and ...

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  13. Enquiries stopped my lies: LanceRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 20 | The Telegraph

    ... to this day had he not been unmasked two years ago. The man who cheated his way to a record seven successive Tour de France triumphs after recovering from cancer revealed that he would never have come clean unless forced to do so. In a telephone ...

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  14. Lance Armstrong admits he would continue doping lies: Plans third bookRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | Examiner.com

    ... his high-profile doping scandal. In August 2012, the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency stripped Lance of his seven Tour de France titles, which he won from 1999 to 2005. Because all 21 of the top-three finishers during Armstrong's win streak were tied to ...

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  15. Aspen's Tejay van Garderen takes lead in USA Pro Challenge Stage 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 30 | The Summit Daily News

    ... mountaintop finish in Stage 3 of the USA Pro Challenge Wednesday. This year's fifth-place finisher in the Tour de France won the stage and took the general classification, or GC,, lead with the win. After staying with the leaders for much of the ...

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  16. Tainted Armstrong says the big lie would have continuedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | The Peninsula

    LOS ANGELES: Lance Armstrong says he would still be issuing strident denials if he hadn't been caught and then forced to admit to using performance-enhancing drugs to win the Tour de France.

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  17. CYCLING: Yates twin Adam eyes Grand Spanish debutRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 20 | Bury Times

    ... and will likely withdraw him in the second week, as they did with his twin brother Simon at this summer's Tour de France. The team hope Yates will join breakaways and even challenge for wins on mountainous stages, while also supporting the general ...

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  18. Cannondale Pro Cycling and Slipstream Sports Join ForcesRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 20 | Sys-Con Media

    ... d'Italia in 2007 and 2010 as well as the Vuelta a Espana in 2010. During that time, the team also won four Tour de France jerseys, including the 2009 Polka Dot Jersey and the Green Jersey in 2012, 2013 and at the just completed 2014 race, along with ...

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  19. After doping scandal, Armstrong looks for positivity in 'day-to-day life'Read the original story

    Wednesday Aug 20 | Newkerala.com

    ... life because of what transpired in his cycling career, reported the CNN. He was stripped of his seven Tour de France titles after admitting that he took performance-enhancing drugs and was banned for life by the United States Anti-Doping Agency in ...

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  20. Will the 2015 Giro d'Italia finish in Milan?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | Velonews

    ... to the surface. An idea would be to take the Giro to Sicily to honor Vincenzo Nibali (Astana), who won the Tour de France in July and grew up in Messina, but logistically that may be too far. Traveling to Italy's big islands of Sicily and Sardinia ...

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