Tour de France Newswire (Page 9)

Tour de France Newswire (Page 9)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Tour de France. (Page 9)

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  1. Wiggins' former doctor likens Fluimucil story to the Armstrong daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2016 | Cycling News

    ... Steffen, who was Wiggins' team doctor during the 2009 season, when the British rider took fourth at the Tour de France, confirmed that Fluimucil is a standard drug that is made available within the peloton. However, he questioned the explanation ...

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  2. Gaviria to ride Giro d'Italia in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2016 | Cycling News

    ... Giro d'Italia will start in Sardinia on May 5 and finish with a time trial in Milan on May 28. Disappointing Tour de France time trial for Aru, Tour of Poland to present a Colnago to Pope Francis, Early start to Tour de France stage 14

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  3. Kirin's Lion defends Lance Armstrong hire for marketing pushRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2016 | Just-Drinks.com

    Kirin 's Australasian subsidiary, Lion, has said its decision to use disgraced former cyclist Lance Armstrong in a marketing campaign was to "highlight that actions have consequences". Media in New Zealand this week reported that Armstrong, who was stripped of his seven Tour de France wins after admitting doping offences, was in the country to take part in a commercial for Lion.

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  4. TwitterRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2016 | The Cyprus Weekly

    Mark Cavendish will build his 2017 campaign around the Tour de France after he and his team-mates proved they were "a force to be reckoned with" at this year's race. The British star moved to Team Dimension Data last year as the South African-based outfit prepared for their first season in cycling's top flight, the WorldTour.

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  5. MP boycotting Lion for hiring ArmstrongRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2016 | The Otago Daily Times

    ... around, Steinlager has been my beer of choice. And it won't be anymore." Armstrong was stripped of seven Tour de France cycling titles and received a life ban after confessing to benefiting from a sophisticated covert doping programme. In an email ...

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  6. Mark Cavendish aiming to build his 2017 campaign around the Tour de ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2016 | Daily Mail

    Pep's A 50m Saint: City to make huge offer for Van Dijk as Guardiola looks to shore up his leaky defence in January Mark Cavendish will build his 2017 campaign around the Tour de France after he and his team-mates proved they were 'a force to be reckoned with' at this year's race. The British star moved to Team Dimension Data last year as the South African-based outfit prepared for their first season in cycling's top flight, the WorldTour.

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  7. Stephen Swart: Lance Armstrong had no intention of picking up the phoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2016 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... While he was in Auckland for a Lion Breweries commercial, Armstrong, who won, and was stripped of, seven Tour de France titles for doping, repeatedly said he wanted to speak to Swart. Whether it was to clear the air with one of the first riders to ...

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  8. Chris Rattue: Brewery must be mad to use narcissistic Lance ArmstrongRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2016 | The New Zealand Herald

    Far be it for me to advise breweries on how to sell beer. Look around - try central Auckland in the wee hours - and they seem exceedingly good at it.

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  9. Armstrong hits back at New Zealand WADA officialRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2016 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... 's CIRC report that @wada_ama endorsed and I was 100% transparent https://t.co/LAYQlJGMM0 Armstrong won seven Tour De France titles but was subsequently stripped of all of them. The 45-year-old arrived in New Zealand on Sunday to film a series of ...

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  10. Dennis playing the long game as he aims to develop into Grand Tour contenderRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2016 | Cycling News

    The first time the Tour Down Under finished in Paracombe, it was Rohan Dennis taking the win and setting up his GC victory A former world champion in the velodrome, Rohan Dennis has steadily improved as an all-rounder since setting his sights on the road. Having joined BMC Racing towards the end of the 2014 season, the 26-year-old Australian has captured a GC win at his home WorldTour stage race, the Tour Down Under , a well as a time trial victory and a brief stint in yellow at the Tour de France , among other notable results.

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  11. 2017 Tour de Suisse route unveiledRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2016 | Cycling News

    ... 1933, the Tour de Suisse has been included in the WorldTour since 2011 and become a key warm up race for the Tour de France. The Tour de Suisse last visited Schaffhausen six years ago in 2011 with Peter Sagan winning the road stage and Fabian ...

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  12. OPINION: Has Armstrong begun on his road to redemption in New Zealand?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2016 | Marlborough Express

    The American playwright's inspiration was not cyclist Lance Armstrong, who won his seventh consecutive Tour de France and seemed on top of the world in 2005, the year Miller died. But what a great example.

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  13. Nibali bids farewell to Astana: 'Even though we will be rivals there remains a special bond'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2016 | Cycling News

    ... farewell to the team and recalled his tenure there. "Among the best memories: The yellow jersey in the 2014 Tour de France , won already in the first stages and brought up in Paris on the Champs-lyses with the great work of everyone," he said. "It's ...

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  14. Team Lotto-NL Jumbo cyclist George Bennett sidelined for start of 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2016 | Nelson Mail

    ... long-term it might not be the worst thing ever to have another really big break. "It's a long time until the Tour de France to hold form so maybe shutting it down might come back in my favour. I'm optimistic so we'll see and whether you can pick ...

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  15. Bay cyclist gets ride of a lifetime with disgraced Lance ArmstrongRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2016 | The New Zealand Herald

    A Hawke's Bay cyclist was on a real high, one that did not involve any illicit substances, after riding with disgraced former Tour de France rider Lance Armstrong. Nigel Hulena was one of hundreds who turned out to ride with Armstrong in Auckland yesterday.

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  16. Pierre Rolland: The Tour de France has become so blandRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2016 | Cycling News

    Pierre Rolland is one of the modern peloton's veterans of the Tour de France , having ridden the last eight editions, but even he is growing tired of La Grande Boucle . It was revealed earlier this month that the Frenchman will relinquish all GC ambitions at the 2017 edition in favour of hunting stage wins and perhaps the polka dot jersey and will return to the Giro d'Italia with the same aim.

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  17. Peter Sagan wins Male Road Rider of the Year in 2016 Cyclingnews Reader PollRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2016 | Cycling News

    ... in October, won by a landslide, hauling in a whopping 73 per cent of the vote. In the field of 10 nominees, Tour de France winner Chris Froome was second, with 8 per cent of the vote, while Olympic champion Greg van Avermaet was third with 5 per ...

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  18. New Zealanders join Lance Armstrong in early morning ride - Tue, 20 Dec 2016 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2016 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... Auckland's waterfront and a crowd estimated at up to 1,000 turned out. Armstrong was stripped of his seven Tour de France titles and banned for life from cycling in 2013 after admitting he used performance-enhancing drugs throughout his career. New ...

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  19. Leading New Zealand anti-doping figure blasts Lance Armstrong's visitRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2016 | Manawatu Evening Standard

    Lance Armstrong isn't the role model we want our Kiwi kids to emulate, said anti-doping expert Dave Gerrard. The former New Zealand Olympian and current chairman of the World Anti Doping Agency therapeutic use exemption committee told Radio Sport that the former seven-time Tour de France winner "epitomises all that is bad about drug use in sport".

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  20. Canberra's Michael Rice cycles into leading American Axeon Hagens Berman teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2016 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... Daramalan College, Rice jokingly dubbed himself the "R-Car" and was often introduced by his mates as a future Tour de France winner. While he says that dream could be a while off, Rice is in good hands with the Axeon Hagens Berman team. Axel Merckx ...

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