Bradley Wiggins Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Five minutes with John Widdowson of the Burton Albion Community...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2016 | Burton Mail

    ... Dead or alive: who would your ideal guest be at a dinner party? I would invite British Olympic cyclist Bradley Wiggins also the winner of the 2012 Tour de France. What would you do with 1,000,000: I would donate it to cyclists fighting cancer and ...

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  2. Froome well placed for Dauphine cycling defenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2016 | Yahoo!

    ... in 2013, going on to win the Tour a month later on both occasions. Sky also triumphed at the Dauphine with Bradley Wiggins in 2011 and 2012, with the popular British rider becoming the first person from his country to win the Tour de France ...

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  3. Halfords Forecasts Continued Spending on Slowing Cycling BusinessRead the original story

    Jun 1, 2016 | Sporting Goods Business

    After two years of double-digit growth triggered by British victories on the pro circuit, Halfords Group plc said it expects its cycling sales to grow 3 to 5 percent in coming years through the opening of Cycle Republic stores and acquisition of other bicycle dealers. The UK retailer said Cycling revenue grew 1.9 percent on a like-for-like basis in the fiscal fourth quarter ended April 1, but declined -0.9 percent in fiscal 2016 compared with gains of 19.4 and 11.4 percent in the preceding two fiscal years, when victories by professional British road racers Bradley Wiggins, Chris Froome and Mark Cavendish stimulated sales of high end bicycles.

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  4. Halfords Shares Slide Lower As Profits DipRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | Sky News

    ... medallist Laura Trott - adding to the list of Olympians it has signed up including Victoria Pendleton and Bradley Wiggins. Halfords had a dismal second quarter for cycling sales, when they fell by 7.6% during a three month period that included last ...

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  5. Halfords hoping for Olympics games boostRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | This Is London

    Halfords will look to Olympians Laura Trott and Sir Bradley Wiggins to help arrest a decline in the cycling market, it said in its first annual results under new boss Jill McDonald. The retailer said cycling sales fell 0.9% on a like-for-like basis in its year ending in March due to poor weather and discounting.

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  6. Cycling icon Eddy Merckx excited to see Sir Bradley Wiggins in action at Six Day LondonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | Romford Recorder

    Eddy Merckx, widely regarded as the greatest cyclist of all time, says he can't wait to see Sir Bradley Wiggins race in front of his adoring fans at Six Day London. Merckx won almost everything his sport had to offer during the 1960s and 70s, including five Tour de France titles, and is a huge admirer of Olympic champion Wiggins, one of the modern greats.

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  7. UCI president expresses concern over Rio venue preparationsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | Salon

    ... Prince William in attendance. There will be additional attention this year with former Tour de France winner Bradley Wiggins and British teammate Mark Cavendish, one of the top road cyclists in the world, returning to their roots on the track. ...

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  8. Doull: Sky only team for meRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | Sky Sports

    ... next phase of my career. We had intended to wait until later in the season to announce the move, but Sir Bradley Wiggins let it slip at a press conference at the Tour of California last week and that was that. But I don't mind. Lots of people knew ...

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  9. Cycling chief Brian Cookson voices concerns over Olympic velodromeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | Daily Mail

    ... Prince William in attendance. There will be additional attention this year with former Tour de France winner Bradley Wiggins and British team-mate Mark Cavendish, one of the top road cyclists in the world, returning to their roots on the track. ...

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  10. Wiggins and Cavendish to reunite at Six Day LondonRead the original story

    May 25, 2016 | Guardian-series.co.uk

    With seven Olympic medals and a Tour de France victory to his name Sir Bradley Wiggins is used to topping podiums around the globe, but even he admits making his Six Day London debut in October will be a special highlight in a glittering career. Wiggins has today announced he will join up with fellow British legend Mark Cavendish for the six-day event from October 25 to 30 and isn't discounting another triumph to add to an already overflowing list.

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  11. Wiggins and Cavendish to team up at Six Day LondonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | Cycling News

    After claiming a memorable Madison title at the Track World Championships earlier this year, Bradley Wiggins and Mark Cavendish will team up once again, returning to the scene of their triumph, at the Six Day London event in October. Cavendish confirmed his participation a couple of months ago but Wiggins was added to the bill on Tuesday to form, as he put it, "the double act everyone wants to see".

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  12. Sir Bradley Wiggins will make his London track return at Six Day LondonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | Hillingdon Times

    With seven Olympic medals and a Tour de France victory to his name Sir Bradley Wiggins is used to topping podiums around the globe, but even he admits making his Six Day London debut in October will be a special highlight in a glittering career. Wiggins has today announced he will join up with fellow British legend Mark Cavendish for the six-day event from October 25 to 30 and isn't discounting another triumph to add to an already overflowing list.

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  13. California photos: The Folsom TTRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2016 | Velonews

    Former world champion and Olympic medalist Bradley Wiggins was among the first riders on the road in Friday's stage 6 time trial, but after a mechanical issue just before the start, he did not challenge for the stage victory. Photo: Casey B. Gibson Taylor Phinney had a strong ride early in the day, and stayed in the hot seat for over an hour.

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  14. Wiggins thwarted on TT comebackRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2016 | Sky Sports

    Sir Bradley Wiggins' hopes of winning the individual time trial at the Amgen Tour of California were scuppered on Friday night by a broken handlebar. The former Olympic and world time trial champion triumphed on an almost identical 20km course two years ago and was looking for a repeat in what was his first time trial on the road in almost 15 months.

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  15. Broken aero bar sinks Bradley Wiggins' chances in Tour of California time trialRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2016 | Cycling News

    When Bradley Wiggins lost more than 15 minutes during the second stage of the 2016 Tour of California , it was clear he wasn't in the Golden State to try and repeat his 2014 overall win. Wiggins said as much at the pre-race press conference, admitting that he had put on 12 kilos as he'd all but retired from road racing and was focusing on winning another Olympic gold medal on the track at the upcoming Rio Olympics .

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  16. Tour of California: Another big GC day ahead with Friday's stage 6 Folsom time trialRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | Cycling News

    Friday's Tour of California stage 6 time trial in Folsom, the town Johnny Cash made famous with the song "Folsom Prison Blues," will offer a rematch of sorts for the riders who made the podium when the event held its race against the clock there two years ago. Bradley Wiggins , riding for Team Sky in 2014, won the stage that day by 44 seconds over then-Garmin rider Rohan Dennis and 52 seconds over Taylor Phinney .

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  17. Doull signs with Team Sky for 2017-18Read the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | Cycling News

    Owain Doull wanted to keep his two-year deal with Team Sky a secret until the team broke the news, but when your current team boss lets the news slip, you have to roll with the punches. Bradley Wiggins said in an interview with Cyclingtips last week that he was proud of his development program, which had delivered its first big WorldTour signing with Doull to Team Sky.

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  18. Doull to join Team SkyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | Sky Sports

    Team principal Sir Dave Brailsford confirmed the signing on Tuesday, although former Team Sky leader Sir Bradley Wiggins had earlier revealed the news at the Tour of California, where he and Doull are racing. Welshman Doull is currently riding for the WIGGINS team on the road and is on the shortlist to represent Great Britain in the team pursuit in Brazil, where he could be part of the same team as Wiggins, who is chasing a fifth Olympic gold medal.

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  19. Team Sky confirm capture of Welsh cycling ace Owain DoullRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | IcNetwork

    Team Sky principal Sir Dave Brailsford confirmed Doull will join fellow Cardiff cyclists Geraint Thomas and Luke Rowe in the crack British-based outfit Team Sky have confirmed Welsh cyclist and Rio Olympics hopeful Owain Doull will join Team Sky next season from Team Wiggins. Sir Bradley Wiggins had revealed the news with Team Sky principal Sir Dave Brailsford confirming Doull will join fellow Cardiff cyclists Geraint Thomas and Luke Rowe in the crack British-based outfit.

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  20. Sir Bradley Wiggins reveals Owain Doull will link up with Team Sky after Olympics gold medal bidRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | IcNetwork

    Sir Bradley Wiggins has revealed Rio gold medal hopeful Owain Doull will join fellow Welsh cyclists Geraint Thomas and Luke Rowe in the Team Sky ranks next season. Doull has been riding in the Team Wiggins set-up since it was established in May last year for the Tour de Yorkshire and is currently in action with Sir Bradley at the Tour of California.

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