Tour de France Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Landis and Zabriske taking on Leadville 100 on SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2017 | Cycling News

    David Zabriskie, in the leader's yellow jersey at the 2005 Tour de France, has a chat with compatriot Floyd Landis Lance Armstrong may not be able to officially attend races even as a broadcaster, but Floyd Landis will pin on a race number for the second time in just a few months this weekend. Landis said he and Floyd's of Leadville business partner Dave Zabriskie will be on the start line when the Leadville 100 MTB race rolls out for the 165.7km ultra-endurance trek that starts at 3,094 metres above sea level and climbs to 3,787 metres.

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  2. Peter Sagan won third stage of BinckBank Tour 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2017 | Slovak Spectator

    ... groups," Sagan said, as cited by Sme, after his August 9 stage victory. It seems that his dismissal from the Tour de France - perceived as a huge wrongdoing and insult by fans - was good timing for improving his shape for the August races. ...

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  3. Colombia's Rigoberto Uran carrying momentum of Tour de France...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2017 | Denver Post

    Less than three weeks away from his second-place finish at the 21-stage Tour de France, the red-hot Colombian Rigoberto Uran is coming into the Colorado Classic with something to prove. "He has no intention of just riding around.

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  4. Kristoff unveils his European champion's jersey - News ShortsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2017 | Cycling News

    ... increasingly darker from top to bottom. The stars synonymous with the EU flag are dotted along the bands. Tour de France white jersey Simon Yates (Orica-Scott) and Tour de Suisse winner Simon Spilak (Katusha-Alpecin) will be two of the headline ...

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  5. Majka to lead Bora-Hansgrohe at Vuelta a Espana as Konig's woes continueRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2017 | Cycling News

    ... is, for many, a land of second chances, and Majka will aim for a top-five finish after crashing out of the Tour de France last month, his original primary target of the season. The Pole, who finished third in the 2015 edition of the Vuelta, ...

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  6. BMC aim to defend Kung's BinckBank Tour lead till the endRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2017 | Cycling News

    ... (Bora-Hansgrohe) to move into the leader's green and black jersey. Kung, 23, was second in the opening day Tour de France time trial and continued his recent form against the clock into the Voorburg stage for his second win of the 2017 season. "It ...

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  7. Confident Teuns leads BMC at Arctic Race of NorwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2017 | Cycling News

    ... for a good GC result or a stage win depending on how the race develops and how I have recovered from the Tour de France and Clasica Ciclista San Sebastian. With the tough parcours on few of the stages and with the team we have, including Dylan ...

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  8. Colombia names provisional team for Bergen WorldsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2017 | Cycling News

    ... of the Colombian Cycling Federation Jorge Ovidio. Colombia is currently the third overall ranked nation. 2017 Tour de France runner-up Rigoberto Uran (Cannondale-Drapac), and Giro d'Italia runner-up Nairo Quintana (Movistar) are two likely leaders ...

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  9. Close second place finish for Bodnar in BinckBank Tour time trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2017 | Cycling News

    While the wet weather in the BinckBank Tour stage 2 time trial hampered Peter Sagan , Bora-Hansgrohe teammate Maciej Bodnar enjoyed a dry early run to finish second. The Pole won the penultimate day Tour de France test against the clock last moth but over the 9km course was unable to match the time of Stefan Kung .

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  10. Ben O'Connor loving life with Dimension DataRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2017 | Cycling News

    ... to the front group gave me good confidence to know I can be up there when I'm in good shape," he said of the Tour de France dress rehearsal. "When I went to Poland, I was just behind that top group and finished 20th overall. I am still only 21." ...

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  11. Kwiatkowski agrees new three-year deal with Team SkyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2017 | Cycling News

    Team Sky have announced that Poland's Michal Kwiatkowski has extended his contract with the British WorldTour team for a further three years, with the hope of developing his talents as a stage race rider and eventually targeting Grand Tours. Kwiatkowski played a vital role in helping Chris Froome win his fourth Tour de France in July and then won the Clasica San Sebastian.

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  12. Contador to wear number 1 at final Vuelta a EspanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2017 | Cycling News

    ... of success. He came to the Grand Tour for the first time in 2008 after his Astana team was not invited to the Tour de France. His overall win by 46 seconds over Levi Leipheimer would complete the triptych of Grand Tour victories following an overall ...

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  13. Bye, PistoleroRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2017 | Podium Cafe

    I'd watched cycling before the 2010 Tour de France. I mean, I'm sure I must have - I was aware of its existence and the Tour de France sufficiently permeates the media that I'd have seen a bit beforehand, but the first time I truly, consciously remember paying attention to cyclists slogging up a mountain, the mountain was the Port du BalA s.

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  14. Utah and Burgos: Calling All ClimbersRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2017 | Podium Cafe

    ... year ending. The reason for this is that the Vuelta a Espana isn't so much on par with the Giro d'Italia or Tour de France, however exciting it may be, but that lack of stature gives riders an opening to build their own stature, or their form, for ...

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  15. Colorado Classic breaks ties with Lance Armstrong, who won't come to Colorado Springs with podcast | Colorado Springs Gazette, NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2017 | The Gazette

    Lance Armstrong, centre, and members of the team for former England football international Geoff Thomas, not pictured, pedal during the charity ride "Le Tour, One Day Ahead," Friday, July 17, 2015, between Rodez and Mende central France. While the Tour de France is going on, Armstrong takes part to a charity ride called "Le tour-One Day Ahead" with the goal of raising money to cure Leukemia.

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  16. "Icarus" reveals the mastermind behind Russia's doping programmeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2017 | The Economist

    Bryan Fogel set out to explore doping in amateur cycling. He became embroiled in the sporting scandal of the century IT HAS been one of sport's most compelling stories.

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  17. Cycling: Kwiatkowski agrees Team Sky extensionRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2017 | Yahoo!

    After impressing at the Tour de France, Team Sky have handed Polish national champion Michal Kwiatkowski a three-year contract. Michal Kwiatkowski has been rewarded with a three-year contract with Team Sky following his hard work as Chris Froome's chief lieutenant at the Tour de France.

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  18. Kwiatkowski extends Team Sky stayRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2017 | Sky Sports

    Kwiatkowski was an integral member of Team Sky as they maintained their dominance of the Tour de France when Chris Froome secured his third successive yellow jersey last month. The Polish rider, who has won Strade Bianche, Milan San Remo and Clasica San Sebastian this season, acted as a key domestique to Froome and excelled in the mountainous stages.

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  19. Contador honoured with number one jersey at VueltaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2017 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Triple winner Alberto Contador will wear bib number one in his farewell Vuelta a Espana later this month as the Spaniard prepares to bring his career to and end. Cycling - The 104th Tour de France cycling race - The 22.5-km individual time trial Stage 20 from Marseille to Marseille, France - July 22, 2017 - Trek-Segafredo rider Alberto Contador of Spain on the finish line.

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  20. Cycling - " Reflecting on the highest Tour de France placing by an Irishman since 1987Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2017 | SportsNewsIreland

    Quick-Step Floors' Dan Martin delivered Ireland its best result in three decades at the Tour de France, after a race in which his team scored five stage wins. Stage 21, the final stage of the Tour, which rolled out from Montgeron - the location of the first ever start of a Tour de France stage, 114 years ago - marked the end of Martin's most successful Grand Tour campaign, one which saw the 30-year-old rider finish in sixth place, after three hard weeks of fighting and attacking, from the Vosges and the Jura to the Pyrenees and Alps, three weeks during which he showcased his remarkable never-say-die attitude, resilience, sheer guts and panache.

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