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  1. Nibali makes Tour de France romp officialNibali makes Tour de France...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 27 | The News Journal

    ... where others did not: notably Chris Froome of Britain, the 2013 Tour winner, and two-time champion Alberto Contador of Spain. Both crashed out with injuries before the halfway mark. As if mountain climbs, bone-jarring cobblestones, crashes and ...

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  2. Italy's Vincenzo Nibali wraps up Tour de France titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 27 | SFGate

    ... where others did not: notably Chris Froome of Britain, the 2013 Tour winner, and two-time champion Alberto Contador of Spain. Both crashed out with injuries before the halfway mark. As if mountain climbs, bone-jarring cobblestones, crashes and ...

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  3. Vincenzo Nibali of Italy claims Tour de France titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 27 | LA Daily News

    ... where others did not: notably Chris Froome of Britain, the 2013 Tour winner, and two-time champion Alberto Contador of Spain. Both crashed out with injuries before the halfway mark. As if mountain climbs, bone-jarring cobblestones, crashes and ...

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  4. 5 Things to know about the Tour de France Stage 21Read the original story

    Sunday Jul 27 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... Cycling. Five years ago, Lance Armstrong was on the team. He was later exposed as a doping cheat. In 2010, Alberto Contador won the Tour, only to have his victory stripped over a positive doping test. Kairat Kelimbetov, president of Kazakh Cycling ...

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  5. For Once, France Isn't Just a Backdrop at the TourRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 27 | Wall Street Journal

    ... champion Chris Froome, of Team Sky, crashed before the cobbles of Arenberg in stage 5. And two-time winner Alberto Contador , of Team Tinkoff-Saxo, pulled out in the Vosges, after a crash put him more than two minutes off Nibali. Still, Nibali ...

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  6. This date in sports history for Friday, July 25, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | The Daily Republic

    ... rules. The Danish cyclist missed random drug tests May 8 and June 28, saying he was in Mexico. 2010 - Alberto Contador wins the Tour de France for the third time in four years. Contador holds off a next-to-last day challenge from Andy Schleck of ...

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  7. The Italian Who's Tearing Up the Tour de FranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | Wall Street Journal

    ... such a dominant position if stars such as Team Sky's defending champion, Chris Froome, and Tinkoff-Saxo's Alberto Contador were still in the race. Both men, who have three Tour titles between them, crashed out in the first 10 stages. Giuseppe ...

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  8. Vasseur: We now have the best French riders of the last 20 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | Cycling News

    ... Nibali may have a vice-like grip on the leader's yellow jersey and Chris Froome and expected rivals Alberto Contador have long since abandoned. However Jean-Christophe Peraud, Romain Bardet, and Thibaut Pinot with the latter two contesting the white ...

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  9. AP SportlightRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... rules. The Danish cyclist missed random drug tests May 8 and June 28, saying he was in Mexico. 2010 - Alberto Contador wins the Tour de France for the third time in four years. Contador holds off a next-to-last day challenge from Andy Schleck of ...

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  10. Veteran Rogers captures Tour de France stage for first timeRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 23 | The Japan Times

    ... doping test at the Japan Cup shortly afterward. Rogers, a crucial teammate of two-time Tour champion Alberto Contador, convinced the UCI that he hadn't intended to cheat, and said the episode was "a very difficult time" for his family. "It was ...

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  11. Cycling: Rogers wins longest stageRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... won his first stage with savvy racing, well-paced riding and the absence of his Tinkoff-Saxo Bank leader Alberto Contador. The Spaniard crashed out in Stage 10, inadvertently freeing up Rogers to go after the stage win. Race leader Vincenzo Nibali ...

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  12. Polish power: Rafal Majka proves King of the MountainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | CNN

    When two-time winner Alberto Contador was forced to quit the Tour de France after a painful crash the outlook looked bleak for the Tinkoff-Saxo team but since his departure a new star has emerged in Polish rider Rafal Majka.

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  13. Pyrenees please Nibali, Rogers in Tour Stage 16Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Northern Michigan News

    ... his first Tour stage behind savvy racing, well-paced riding and the absence of his Tinkoff-Saxo Bank leader Alberto Contador. The Spaniard crashed out in Stage 10, inadvertently freeing up Rogers to go after the stage win. Race leader Vincenzo ...

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  14. Tour de France: Pyrenees please Nibali, Rogers in Stage 16Read the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... his first Tour stage behind savvy racing, well-paced riding and the absence of his Tinkoff-Saxo Bank leader Alberto Contador. The Spaniard crashed out in Stage 10, inadvertently freeing up Rogers to go after the stage win. It's the shortest road ...

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  15. Michael Rogers wins stage. Vincenzo Nibali maintains lead in TourRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | LA Daily News

    ... his first Tour stage behind savvy racing, well-paced riding and the absence of his Tinkoff-Saxo Bank leader Alberto Contador. The Spaniard crashed out in Stage 10, inadvertently freeing up Rogers to go after the stage win. Race leader Vincenzo ...

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  16. Michael Rogers wins Stage 16 of Tour de FranceRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Los Angeles Times

    ... doping test at the Japan Cup shortly afterward. Rogers, a crucial teammate of two-time Tour champion Alberto Contador, convinced the UCI he wasn't intending to cheat, and said the episode was "a very difficult time" for his family. Rogers raced last ...

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  17. Rogers wins Tour de France Stage 16, Nibali keeps lead, Van Garderen slipsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Cape Breton Post

    ... doping test at the Japan Cup shortly afterward. Rogers, a crucial teammate of two-time Tour champion Alberto Contador, convinced the UCI he wasn't intending to cheat, and said the episode was "a very difficult time" for his family. Rogers raced last ...

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  18. In Pyrenees, Rogers wins Tour de France Stage 16, Nibali keeps leadRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... doping test at the Japan Cup shortly afterward. Rogers, a crucial teammate of two-time Tour champion Alberto Contador, convinced the UCI that he hadn't intended to cheat, and said the episode was "a very difficult time" for his family. "It was ...

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  19. Tour de France 2014: Geraint Thomas is Sky high after climbing to 16th overallRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | IcNetwork

    ... and ultra-steep Monte Zoncolan mountain stage, and the crash last week which put his Tinkoff-Saxo leader Alberto Contador out of the Tour gave him the freedom to pedal to glory at the Tour. Rogers maintained his ordeal had altered his mental ...

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  20. Rogers takes 16th stage; Tour hits PyreneesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | ESPN

    ... doping test at the Japan Cup shortly afterward. Rogers, a crucial teammate of two-time Tour champion Alberto Contador, convinced the UCI he wasn't intending to cheat, and said the episode was "a very difficult time" for his family. Rogers raced last ...

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