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  1. Porte still targeting Tour de France podium after roller coaster opening weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | Cycling News

    Richie Porte 's Tour de France got off to a rocky start when he lost time on stage 2 due to an untimely puncture. Since then, he has been clawing his way back up the overall classification and a strong performance on the final stage before the rest day in Andorra sends him into the second week on a positive note.

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  2. Sport24.co.za | Froome questions Quintana's tacticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | News24

    Andorra la Vella - Chris Froome and his Sky manager Dave Brailsford have questioned the tactics of chief rival Nairo Quintana at the Tour de France. The defending champion led the Colombian by 23 seconds ahead of Tuesday's 10th stage from Andorra to Revel, back in France.

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  3. British cyclists take over Tour in first weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | Salt Lake Tribune

    Andorra la Vella, Andorra a Chris Froome has the yellow jersey, Mark Cavendish has won three sprint stages, and Adam Yates sits second in the overall standings. It has been a very successful start to the Tour de France for British cyclists.

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  4. Chris Froome finally endears himself to fans at Tour de France - Mon, 11 Jul 2016 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | The Spokesman-Review

    The British rider with Team Sky has been widely applauded and even lauded for his "panache" after pulling off a surprise downhill attack to take the yellow jersey. ANDORRA LA VELLA, Andorra - Chris Froome is finally receiving acclaim from fans alongside the roads of the Tour de France.

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  5. Using bike motor 'stupid', says Froome manager Andorra la Vella...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | Yahoo!

    ... in a bike is a pretty simple thing to do in this day and age," said the Sky manager on Monday's Tour rest day in Andorra. "The technology that you (journalists) have got to beam these pictures up to a satellite and back is way more complex and ...

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  6. Froome finally endears himself to fans at Tour de FranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | USA Today

    Froome finally endears himself to fans at Tour de France Doping speculation subsiding, Chris Froome is finally endearing himself to fans alongside the roads of the Tour de France Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/29HK5ow ANDORRA LA VELLA, Andorra - Chris Froome is finally receiving acclaim from fans alongside the roads of the Tour de France. The British rider with Team Sky has been widely applauded and even lauded for his "panache" after pulling off a surprise downhill attack to take the yellow jersey.

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  7. Sport24.co.za | TDF poorer for Contador absence - FroomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | News24

    Andorra la Vella - Race leader Chris Froome said the Tour de France will suffer form the absence of Alberto Contador, although admitted it would make his own life easier. Contador succumbed to illness and injury during Sunday's ninth stage, quitting just over 80km into the 184.5km trek through the Pyrenees.

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  8. Sport24.co.za | Porte rubbishes Froome favours talkRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | News24

    Andorra la Vella - Richie Porte reacted angrily on Monday to suggestions he was helping Tour de France rival Chris Froome during a mountain-top finish in Andorra. The Australian was a Sky team-mate of Froome's when the Briton won his two Tours in 2013 and last year.

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  9. Tour de France: van Garderen confident he can make up for lost time in the AlpsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | Cycling News

    ... Tour, that first summit finish was a real struggle," van Garderen said in a brief press conference at BMC's hotel in Andorra la Vella on Monday morning. "It's not a big surprise that I lost a little bit yesterday, but I tend to keep my consistency. ...

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  10. Froome in yellow but kept in check by QuintanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Once again, Chris Froome reached the first rest day of the Tour de France in yellow, but this year, his advantage is much thinner and his main rival Nairo Quintana is keeping his cards close to his chest. Cycling - Tour de France cycling race - The 184.5 km Stage 9 from Vielha Val d'Aran, Spain to Andorre Arcalis, Andorra - 10/07/2016 Yellow jersey leader Team Sky rider Chris Froome of Britain rides during the race.

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  11. Martin questions cat and mouse game on ArcalisRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 10 | Velonews

    ... The Irishman moved from fourth to third overall Sunday in the rain-soaked finish to Arcalis, in the Principality of Andorra. He sits third at 19 seconds behind race leader Chris Froome (Sky) and three seconds behind second Adam Yates (Orica - ...

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  12. Through hail and heat, Chris Froome stays in control of TourRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 10 | SFGate

    Chrisv Froome leads the pack through the wet conditions - and a group of hardy fans - on the ride to Andorra la Vella, Andorra. Chrisv Froome leads the pack through the wet conditions - and a group of hardy fans - on the ride to Andorra la Vella, Andorra.

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  13. NBC Sports' Live Coverage of 103rd Tour de France Begins TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... a total distance of more than 2,000 miles, and will visit three neighboring countries - Spain, the Principality of Andorra and Switzerland. Great Britain's Chris Froome (Team Sky) returns to defend his 2015 title and makes a run at a third career ...

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  14. 2016 Tour de France Mountains PreviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2016 | Podium Cafe

    ... 7th, Col de la Ramaz, is also currently closed due to land-slide issues. The 8th and 9th toughest climbs are both in Andorra. And finally, the 10th toughest climb is a little known Savoyard road up to Le Bettex (Mont Blanc views). Stage 5 , in the ...

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  15. NBC Sports to Present Live Coverage of 103rd Tour de France, Beg. 72Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... a total distance of more than 2,000 miles, and will visit three neighboring countries - Spain, the Principality of Andorra and Switzerland. Great Britain's Chris Froome (Team Sky) returns to defend his 2015 title and makes a run at a third career ...

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  16. 2016 Tour de France - The Tortuous Bike Ride - Starts July 2nd.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2016 | Switched

    ... island of Normandy (no, not Brittany). And along the way at almost half way, the race will have a day of rest in Andorra. So, see? This is not really France. The Principality of Andorra, its official name, is a sovereign state, albeit micro, in the ...

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  17. Bradford City: Cullen wants to take marathon journey beyond the DenRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 | Thetelegraphand Argus

    ... claiming the opening clean sheet of plenty to follow. A week later, Cullen got his first start in the return in Andorra La Vella in conditions more suited to the beach than European competition. It might have been a bad start for Bilic but Cullen ...

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  18. Andorra Telecom Deploys Additional Netcracker BSS CapabilitiesRead the original story

    May 6, 2016 | Converge! Network Digest

    Andorra Telecom, the national telecommunications operator and regulator for the Principality of Andorra, has gone live with a BSS expansion by implementing Netcracker's Online Charging System and Voucher Management solution to consolidate its pre-paid and post-paid customers onto a single converged billing platform. The BSS solutions will integrate with Andorra Telecom's already extensive suite of end-to-end Netcracker BSS and OSS solutions.

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  19. Andorra Telecom Optimizes Converged Billing by Deploying Additional Netcracker BSS CapabilitiesRead the original story

    May 6, 2016 | Freshnews

    Netcracker Technology announced today that Andorra Telecom has gone live with a BSS expansion by implementing Netcracker's Online Charging System and Voucher Management solution to consolidate its pre-paid and post-paid customers onto a single converged billing platform. The BSS solutions will integrate with Andorra Telecom's already extensive suite of end-to-end Netcracker BSS and OSS solutions.

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  20. Healy Consultants on how Andorra is managing to lure wealthy expatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2016 | PR Log

    LHASA, Andorra - March 16, 2016 - PRLog -- The Principality of Andorra fully opened its doors to international investment in 2012, in order to diversify its economy. It relaxed residency laws in a move towards attracting wealthier citizens.

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