Roubaix, France Newswire

Roubaix, France Newswire

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  1. Voeckler happy to enjoy the ride in final weeks of his careerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Cycling News

    Thomas Voeckler has thus far been spared the kind of intense public countdown endured by Tom Boonen over the spring, but the Frenchman is quietly burning the days as he nears the end of his career. When the Tour de France reaches the Champs-lyses on July 23, Voeckler will hang up his wheels, though he will not step away from professional cycling altogether.

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  2. Offredo: I was attacked while trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 24 | Cycling News

    Yoann Offredo posted photos to social media on Monday depicting the aftermath of what he says was an attack during a training ride. The 30-year-old Frenchman, who earlier this month finished 14th at both the Tour of Flanders and Paris-Roubaix, said via Facebook that he was the victim of an assault with a blade and a baseball bat while he was out riding with two friends.

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  3. France plot suspects had serial identities, multiple addressesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 19 | Yahoo!

    French investigators were trying Wednesday to piece together the backgrounds of two men arrested a few days before the presidential election as they were planning an "imminent" attack. Clement Baur, 23, and Mahiedine Merabet, 29, were detained Tuesday by elite police and domestic intelligence agents in the southern city of Marseille.

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  4. Islamic State-linked France terror plot suspects had several IDs, addressesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 19 | The Japan Times

    This handout picture released by the French Police on Tuesday shows Clement Baur arrested in Marseille, southern France, on suspicion of preparing an attack just days ahead of the first round of France's presidential vote. French investigators were trying Wednesday to piece together the backgrounds of two men arrested a few days before the presidential election as they were planning an "imminent" attack.

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  5. Terror suspects arrested in Marseille as guns are foundRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 18 | Daily Mail

    British spies helped foil a 'Day of the Jackal' style plot by two ISIS fanatics to murder French presidential candidate Officers seized guns and explosives, and found a video in which the two men pledge allegiance to ISIS, local media reports British intelligence officers helped foil a 'Day of the Jackal' style plot by two Islamic State fanatics to murder a French presidential candidate, it emerged tonight. Clement Baur, 23, and Mahiedine Merabet, 29, were in a high security prison after their rented flat in Marseille was raided on Tuesday afternoon as they prepared for 'an imminent attack'.

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  6. Van Avermaet beats Stybar in sprint to win Paris-RoubaixRead the original story

    Monday Apr 10 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    ROUBAIX, France Belgium's Olympic champion Greg Van Avermaet claimed his first "Monument" title in the Paris-Roubaix classic, battling through early setbacks and keeping his cool in the velodrome finale to win a five-man sprint on Sunday. Van Avermaet broke clear on the Carrefour de l'Arbre section of cobblestones with around 15km to go as part of a three-man group alongside Quick-Step Floors rider Stybar and Cannondale-Drapac's Sebastian Langeveld.

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  7. Van Avermaet beats Stybar in sprint to win Paris-RoubaixRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 9 | Fredericksburg.com

    ... at the velodrome in Roubaix, northern France, on Sunday, April 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Michel Spingler) ROUBAIX, France (AP) - Olympic road champion Greg Van Avermaet overtook Zdenek Stybar just before the line in a thrilling sprint finish to win the ...

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  8. Van Avermaet beats Stybar in sprint to win Paris-RoubaixRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 9 | USA Today

    Olympic road champion Greg Van Avermaet overtakes Zdenek Stybar just before the line in a thrilling sprint finish to win the Paris-Roubaix classic for the first time Van Avermaet beats Stybar in sprint to win Paris-Roubaix Olympic road champion Greg Van Avermaet overtakes Zdenek Stybar just before the line in a thrilling sprint finish to win the Paris-Roubaix classic for the first time Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/2nXTHxJ ROUBAIX, France - Olympic road champion Greg Van Avermaet overtook Zdenek Stybar just before the line in a thrilling sprint finish to win the Paris-Roubaix classic for the first time on Sunday.

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  9. Hayman: I'm hoping to be in the Paris-Roubaix final for myself or for a teammateRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 6 | Cycling News

    Mathew Hayman triumphed in one of the most thrilling Monuments in recent memory at last year's Paris-Roubaix , and the Australian rider is back to defend his title this Sunday alongside an increasingly impressive Orica-Scott squad. The 38-year-old, who turns 39 in two weeks, told the Cyclingnews Podcast on Wednesday that he's feeling strong despite taking a decidedly different road to Roubaix this year from the one he took in his victorious 2016 campaign.

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  10. Sagan avoids Scheldeprijs crash, confident for Paris-Roubaix startRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 5 | Cycling News

    Peter Sagan struggled to descend the steps of the podium at the start of Scheldeprijs on Wednesday, but shrugged off doubts about his riding Paris-Roubaix . He lamented the pain in his hip and ribs but wanted to ride Scheldeprijs to honour Tom Boonen's final race in Belgium in Boonen's hometown of Mol.

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  11. Cycling: Kittel wins but Boonen stars on Belgian bowRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 5 | Channelnewsasia.com

    On his last race on Belgian soil Tom Boonen led the train that saw his Quick Step team-mate Marcel Kittel win his fifth victory at the Grand Prix de l'Escaut on Wednesday. German Marcel Kittel of Quick-Step Floors celebrates as he crosses the finish line to win the sprint at the finish of the 105th edition of the 'Scheldeprijs' one day cycling race, 202.4km from Mol to Schoten.

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  12. Bradford Cyclists begin the ride from Bradford to Roubaix on the France and Belgium Border.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 5 | Thetelegraphand Argus

    The riders will be completing the 600 mile ride when they arrive in Bradford's twin city Roubaix on the France-Belgium border. The 20-strong group includes members of Bradford Cycling Club, and are aiming to arrive in the French city by Tuesday, April 11. During the ride, they will see various sights, and also get the chance to ride along the famous cobbles which are part of the historic Paris-Roubaix route.

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  13. Trek-Segafredo still searching for Classics successRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 3 | Cycling News

    Trek-Segafredo continues to struggle for top results in the Spring Classics, with John Degenkolb placing seventh in the Tour of Flanders . Sport Director Dirk Demol tried to put a good face on it, saying " More was possible but if there's riders stronger than us, we've got to admit that."

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  14. Gilbert wins Tour of FlandersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 3 | Sky Sports

    Veteran Belgian rider Philippe Gilbert clinched his first win at the Tour of Flanders with a brilliant solo breakaway as the pre-race favourites failed to impress on Sunday. The 34-year-old Gilbert made the decisive break some 55km from the finish and held off chasing riders.

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  15. Philippe Gilbert wins Tour of Flanders after solo breakawayRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 2 | Pattaya Mail

    Veteran Belgian rider Philippe Gilbert clinched his first win at the Tour of Flanders with a brilliant solo breakaway as the pre-race favorites failed to impress on Sunday. The 34-year-old Gilbert made the decisive break some 55 kilometers from the finish and held off chasing riders.

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  16. Sagan: It's not just me and Van Avermaet at the Tour of FlandersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 1 | Cycling News

    Peter Sagan rarely gives anything away in a press conference. Any thoughts or concerns about the race that lies before him are often guarded by a few choice quips and a grin.

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  17. The Rise of the Minaret - French Town Sees Sixth Mosque Near CompletionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 31 | Gateway Pundit

    Roubaix is a northern French town, close to the Belgian border. Counting just under 100,000 inhabitants, it is home to the celebrated art installation, 'La Piscine', located within a grandiose Art Deco era swimming pool, and to the rough terrain Paris - Roubaix bicycle race, one of the world's first cycling fixtures dating from 1896.

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  18. Samsung's Bixby isn't a reason to buy the Galaxy S8Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 30 | Digital Trends

    Bixby , Samsung's new artificially intelligent assistant, will come installed on the new Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus , and it's proof we should never believe the hype. Samsung has made such a big deal about the potential of AI - from the purchase of AI experts Viv Labs to the early announcement of Bixby itself; it has built up some huge expectations.

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  19. Krosmaga is hitting new heightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 30 | Gamasutra

    Ankama's latest game presents its new "Draft" mode, and is providing a digital guide, available on smartphones, tablets, and PC: GAMAKNA Roubaix, France March 30 th, 2017 Published at the end of February by Ankama , its French creator, the online card game Krosmaga is being expanded with a new game mode: Draft . To construct their deck, the player selects cards through several rounds of random draws.

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  20. Pedal-powered challenge set to benefit Bradford Bulls FoundationRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2017 | Thetelegraphand Argus

    THE Bradford Bulls Foundation is one of two charities that Bradford Cycle Club have chosen to raise funds for when they undertake their next two-wheeled challenge. Bradford Cycle Club members are preparing for a 'brutal' ride from Bradford to its twin city Roubaix in France.

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