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  1. Tony Martin, pictured, has spoken out about Chris Froome's adverse drugs testRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Brentwoodweeklynews.co.uk

    Four-time world time trial champion Tony Martin has called the decision not to suspend Team Sky leader Chris Froome immediately for his adverse drugs test a "scandal". In a post on his Facebook page, the 32-year-old German wrote he was "totally angry" and suggested Froome and his British team "enjoy a special status".

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  2. Tony Martin, pictured, has spoken out about Chris Froome's adverse drugs testRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Haringey Independent

    Four-time world time trial champion Tony Martin has called the decision not to suspend Team Sky leader Chris Froome immediately for his adverse drugs test a "scandal". In a post on his Facebook page, the 32-year-old German wrote he was "totally angry" and suggested Froome and his British team "enjoy a special status".

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  3. Chris Froome says 'wealth of info' can show he's not a cheaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 14 | USA Today

    ... any boundaries," something that can be proved by "a wealth of information from within the team." Rival rider Tony Martin questioned why the UCI hadn't suspended Froome, writing on Facebook that it was a "scandal." Britain's Chris Froome, wearing the ...

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  4. Wiggins' wife apologises after calling Froome a 'slithering reptile'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Iol.co.za

    ... one of his main rivals branded it a "scandal" that the Tour de France champion has not been suspended. Germany's Tony Martin, the four-times world time trial champion, claimed a "double standard" was being applied. Martin displayed a lack of ...

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  5. Chris Froome case handling is a scandal - Tony MartinRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 14 | BBC News

    The handling of Chris Froome's adverse drugs test by cycling authorities is a "scandal" and a "double standard" is being applied, says four-time world time trial champion Tony Martin. Four-time Tour de France winner Froome had double the allowed level of legal asthma drug salbutamol in his urine during September's Vuelta a Espana win.

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  6. Chris Froome backlash: 'Major blow' to anti-doping fight, says rivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 14 | MyHighPlains.com

    ... taken on Sept. 7. (CNN) - The backlash against cyclist Chris Froome is well and truly under way -- with rival Tony Martin dubbing the handling of the case a "scandal." Martin, a four-time time-trial world champion and one of the most respected ...

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  7. Chad Haga: It was a perfect yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2017 | Cycling News

    ... 23 seconds faster than the South African. He led the stage for nearly 20 minutes before then-world champion Tony Martin (Katusha-Alpecin), who had gone 27 seconds faster than Haga at the intermediate check point, crossed the line 20 seconds better ...

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  8. Willie Smit signs for Katusha-AlpecinRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2017 | Cycling News

    ... Ian Boswell among the new arrivals on the team. Alexander Kristoff leaves Katusha for UAE-Team Emirates, though Tony Martin and Ilnur Zakarin will remain with the squad.

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  9. Worlds: Klier and Germany want chaos in men's road raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2017 | Cycling News

    ... is riders are likely to struggle. Without Andre Greipel or John Degenkolb , Germany lack a favourite but in Tony Martin and sprinter Nikias Arndt they do have options. "We have a wide selection with a pretty high level through the whole group," ...

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  10. Norwegian police level cycling fan who got too close to rider at worldsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2017 | The Washington Post

    Germany's Tony Martin didn't notice the commotion behind him on Wednesday. But the Internet did.

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  11. Sport24.co.za | Bike change storm in a tea-cup for DumoulinRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2017 | News24

    ... normal road bike for the twisting ascent to the finish. That move sparked outrage from four-time world champion Tony Martin, who feared it would cost him a chance of defending his title, but after the UCI gave the go-ahead, several riders opted to ...

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  12. Dumoulin crushes opposition to win maiden time trial titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2017 | The Star Online

    ... by 57.79 seconds, while Briton Chris Froome finished third, 1:21.25 slower. Germany's defending champion Tony Martin lost too much ground in two passages of a brutal 3.4km climb at an average gradient of 9.1 percent to have a chance of adding to his ...

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  13. Cycling: Dumoulin stuns Froome, Martin to win time-trial world titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2017 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... back with Tour de France and Vuelta a Espana winner Chris Froome of Britain third. Four-time world champion Tony Martin could finish only ninth as the punishing final 3.4km climb to the finish of the 31km course penalised the powerful German. Having ...

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  14. Moscon looks to surprise in Worlds time trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2017 | Cycling News

    Chris Froome and Tom Dumoulin top the bill in the elite men's time trial at the UCI Road World Championships in Bergen on Wednesday but the testing course and 3.4km climb to the finish atop Mount Flyen is expected to produce surprises, with rouleur-climbers better suited to the finish than pure time triallists. Defending champion Tony Martin has ruled out the chance of a fifth title due to the climb, with new French coach Cyril Guimard tipping Froome as the favourite but suggesting his Team Sky teammates Vasil Kiryienka and Gianni Moscon could produce a surprise.

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  15. Worlds ITT: Not Only A Race Against the ClockRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2017 | Podium Cafe

    ... second he'll be racing. He's more than capable of beating Froome. Behind these three, they're racing for scraps. Tony Martin recognises this, and is acting against it with the time-honoured tradition of having a good old complain. Wilco Kelderman is ...

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  16. Bike change could be key to Worlds TT successRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2017 | Cycling News

    ... Chris Froome instead of the strongest and fastest time triallists in the world. Four-time time trial champion Tony Martin made it clear he is not happy about the uphill finish, knowing it will give him little chance of a fifth victory. Other ...

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  17. Sport24.co.za | Froome looks to cap year with world titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2017 | News24

    Chris Froome has a chance to end his best ever season on yet another high when he tackles the hilly world time-trial championships course in Bergen on Wednesday. A punishing final 3.4km climb on the 31km course with gradients reaching 10 percent will favour specialist climbers like Froome over the freight-train time-trialists like four-time world champion Tony Martin.

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  18. Bond faces uphill battleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2017 | Southland Times

    ... climb. It begins at a nine per cent gradient but goes above 10 per cent for large sections. Four-time champion Tony Martin has already described himself as having "very little chance of success" because of the mountaintop finish, the 31km course ...

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  19. John Degenkolb ruled out of World ChampionshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2017 | Cycling News

    ... Federation. The German team will try to find an alternative race strategy for the elite men's road race, with Tony Martin (Katusha-Alpecin), Marcus Burghardt (Bora-Hansgrohe) and Simon Geschke (Team Sunweb) likely to be given leadership roles. Also ...

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  20. Hepburn: It's time we pulled off Worlds TTT winRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2017 | Cycling News

    ... As for the favourites, it's too close to call. Quick-Step come in as the defending champions but are without Tony Martin. BMC Racing won the recent TTT in the Vuelta a Espaa, while Team Sky have sent their best squad ever. "It's going to be the ...

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