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  1. Andy Schleck forced to retireRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2014 | Sky Sports

    The Luxembourg rider, who was with the Trek Factory Racing team, won the 2010 Tour de France when Alberto Contador was stripped of the title for an anti-doping infringement. Schleck went on to finish second in the 2011 Tour, repeating his 2009 result, but his career has been on a downward spiral since, with no victories and barely a top-10 finish.

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  2. Former Tour de France winner Andy Schleck retiresRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2014 | Scotsman.com

    The son of former rider Johnny Schleck and younger brother of Frank cited a knee injury as the deciding factor in his decision, which he announced at a media conference in his home town of Mondorf-les-Bains, Luxembourg. "Cycling has been my life for many years and I will need time to figure out what I'd like to do .

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  3. Former Tour de France winner Andy Schleck, 29, retires from professional cyclingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2014 | The Washington Post

    Andy Schleck, seen here in 2010 riding with the Saxo Bank team, dons the yellow jersey in the Tour de France. The Trek Factory Racing news conference with star rider Andy Schleck that convened in Luxembourg on Wednesday morning could've gone one of two ways: The 29-year-old, whose knee was severely injured in this year's Tour de France, was either going to announce his triumphant return or his early retirement.

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  4. Andy Schleck announces retirement from bike racingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2014 | Velonews

    "There's been a lot of speculation, now I have to confirm the speculation," said Schleck in a press conference in his home country of Luxembourg. Schleck won the Tour de France, after Spain's Alberto Contador lost the title due to doping and the 2009 LiA ge-Bastogne-LiA ge, and has several podium finishes.

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  5. Andy Schleck has failed to overcome a knee injuryRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2014 | Wandsworth Guardian

    The son of former rider Johny Schleck and younger brother of Frank cited a knee injury as the deciding factor in his decision, which he announced at a media conference in his home town of Mondorf-les-Bains, Luxembourg. "Cycling has been my life for many years and I will need time to figure out what I'd like to do .

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  6. Andy Schleck forced to retireRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2014 | Ananova

    The Luxembourg rider, who was with the Trek Factory Racing team, won the 2010 Tour de France when Alberto Contador was stripped of the title for an anti-doping infringement. Schleck went on to finish second in the 2011 Tour, repeating his 2009 result, but his career has been on a downward spiral since, with no victories and barely a top-10 finish.

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  7. News shorts: Andy Schleck to retire?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2014 | Cycling News

    Andy Schleck has called a press conference for this Thursday, igniting speculation that the Luxembourger may be about to announce his retirement from cycling. Schleck will hold the press conference in Luxembourg at 10:30 local time on Thursday 9 October.

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  8. Commentary: After Iglinskiy EPO positive, will Astana honor its MPCC commitment?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2014 | Velonews

    ... a post-race analysis of LiA ge-Bastogne-LiA ge, examining why so many pre-race favorites, former winners like Andy Schleck and Philippe Gilbert, had ridden poorly, while no one had predicted that Iglinskiy would win - just as few had predicted his ...

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  9. Cadel Evans to retire from cyclingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2014 | NEWS.com.au

    ... two years later that truly captured the attention of the Australian public. Following a long-range attack from Andy Schleck, a magnificent Evans single-handedly dragged the chasers up the Col de Galibier. Without the help of other GC contenders, ...

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  10. Cadel Evans to retire from cyclingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2014 | The Age

    ... of the Australian public. Evans' Tour de France win was secured on Stage 18. Following a long-range attack from Andy Schleck, a magnificent Evans single-handedly dragged the chasers up the Col de Galibier. Without the help of other GC contenders, ...

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  11. Worlds Shorts: Team time trial training, Swift extends with Team SkyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2014 | Cycling News

    ... that he will not ride. Bob Jungels has pulled out the time trial and road race due to a saddle sore, while Andy Schleck is still recovering from his operation after rupturing his knee ligaments on the London stage of the Tour de France. Tony Martin ...

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

    Jul 24, 2014 | The Daily Republic

    ... 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 Luxembourg, his runner-up for a second consecutive year. 2010 - Jamie McMurray's victory in the Brickyard 400 gives owner ...

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  13. AP SportlightRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2014 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... 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 Luxembourg, his runner-up for a second consecutive year. 2010 - Jamie McMurray's victory in the Brickyard 400 gives owner ...

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  14. Rest day aids banged-up ridersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2014 | SFGate

    ... said, to rest and prepare for the road world championships in September. His departure, along with those of Andy Schleck and Danny van Poppel , leave the team sponsored by Trek, the American bicycle maker, with only six riders. Nibali, who rides for ...

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  15. Tour de France 2014: Vincenzo Nibali reclaims yellow jersey with victory on stage 10Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2014 | The Independent

    ... Chris Froome (Team Sky) withdrew with fractures to his left wrist and right hand on stage five last Wednesday. Andy Schleck (Trek Factory Racing), who inherited the 2010 title from Contador following an anti-doping infringement, quit the race with a ...

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  16. Cavendish faces 6 weeks on sidelines after surgeryRead the original story

    Jul 7, 2014 | Arab Times

    ... around the Essex countryside in pleasant sunshine. There were still incidents, though, and 2010 winner Andy Schleck crashed on the approaches to the city. "I was very unlucky, it was not even raining," the Luxembourg rider, who is two minutes 24 ...

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  17. No gel, no problem for Giant-Shimano riderRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2014 | News Tribune

    ... haircare product, said Geert Broekhuizen, a spokesman for Kittel's Giant-Shimano team. NO LUCK FOR SCHLECK: Andy Schleck's run of bad luck on the Tour continued Tuesday when he was forced to withdraw after finishing only three stages. The Luxembourg ...

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  18. Mid-life crisis: Two wheels instead of fourRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2014 | The Star Online

    ... he would wear black. "I'm nearly 60 years old and I think it looks faintly ludicrous wearing the same kit as Andy Schleck or Bradley Wiggins," another British cycling star, he explains. For all that, Wheatley rejects the stereotype, he admits he has ...

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  19. Marcel Kittel wins last UK stage of TourRead the original story

    Jul 8, 2014 | Nashua Telegraph

    ... and roadsides again caused trouble for the riders. With about 30 kilometers (19 miles) left, 2010 Tour winner Andy Schleck of Luxembourg was among riders who crashed briefly, and French TV showed a fan on the ground. Schleck, who gingerly returned ...

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  20. Injured Andy Schleck pulls out of Tour de FranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2014 | The Age

    Le Torquet: Former Tour de France winner Andy Schleck pulled out of the race ahead of Tuesday's fourth stage because of an injured knee.

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