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  1. Sport - Other Sport - CYCLING

    Mission accomplished for Italian Vincenzo Nibali who left home at 15 to pursue his dream on two wheels

    Posted Jul 28th 2014, 10:05pm by AP

    ... the boy whiled away many hours watching footage of riders like Italian greats Felice Gimoni, Giuseppi Saronni and Francesco Moser. He left behind his grandfather, an Italian who once immigrated to Australia then returned to Sicily to build a big house. Nibali reportedly said he cannot really speak much with his proud grandfather about his Tour de France these days: He cries too much. I always ...

  2. Sport - CYCLING

    Bradley Wiggins turns his back on road racing to focus on Olympic track events

    Posted Jul 25th 2014, 11:34am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Glasgow Wiggins turns his back on road Bradley Wiggins has set his sights on claiming gold at the Rio Olympics in 2016 after losing out to Australia in the final ... on this and think this was the start of things for us,” Wiggins said of their defeat by Australia. “Over the next two years Rio is the goal and we’re going to work back from that target. “It takes four ...

  3. Sport - Other Sport - CYCLING

    Kristoff too strong for Sagan in 12th stage of Tour de France

    Posted Jul 18th 2014, 12:13am by Reuters

    ... David de la Cruz went down hard on a bend and pulled out with a suspected broken collarbone. Then they were just two, Dutchman Sebastian Langeveld and Simon Clarke of Australia on their own ...

  4. Sport - Hong Kong - CYCLING

    Sarah Lee beaten into fourth in Adelaide sprint

    Posted Jun 18th 2014, 11:14pm by CHAN KIN-WA

    ... will defend her keirin title when the series continues in the South Australia capital city on Thursday. ...

  5. Sport - Other Sport - CYCLING

    Living with the consequences

    Posted May 03rd 2014, 10:00pm by David Skretta

    ... the son of a Colombian immigrant in the New York City borough of Queens to the top teammate of Armstrong, but also the pervasive use of performance-enhancing substances that came to mark an entire ...

  6. Sport - Other Sport - CYCLING

    Michael Rogers welcomes UCI lifting his doping ban

    Posted Apr 24th 2014, 09:43pm by AFP

    ... back to work, competing in the sport I love," he said. Cycling Australia chief executive Adrian Anderson said he looked forward to Rogers' return to competition after the UCI, ...

  7. Sport - CYCLING

    Cadel Evans on the pace as Simon Gerrans grabs first stage of Tour Down Under

    Posted Jan 21st 2014, 12:54pm by AP

    ... from the end of the 135km stage from Nurioopta to Angaston in South Australia took several of the top sprinters out of contention. Greipel stayed near the lead and seemed set for his 15th stage victory in Australia when he hit the front early on the uphill sprint the finish. Gerrans, who won his home tour in 2006 and 2012, was able to chase Greipel down thanks to a strong leadout from ...

  8. Sport - Other Sport - CYCLING

    Simon Gerrans claims record third Tour Down Under

    Posted Jan 26th 2014, 10:41pm

    ... Agence France-Presse in Adelaide Orica GreenEdge rider won by a second to celebrate Australia Day Victoria’s Simon Gerrans celebrated Australia Day in style when he claimed ... Down Under and to cap it all off on Australia Day as well... it just doesn’t get much better Simon Gerrans The sixth and last stage, 18 laps of a 4.75-kilometre circuit through central ...

  9. Sport - Other Sport - CYCLING

    Cycling Australia to meet over Armstrong-linked doping admissions

    Posted Oct 14th 2012, 02:50pm by Agence France-Presse in Sydney

    ... Agence France-Presse in Sydney Cycling Australia will meet this week to discuss what action it will take after former road racer Matt White admitted involvement in the Lance Armstrong ... Orica-GreenEDGE and his role in Cycling Australia’s men’s road racing programme. “I am sad to say that I was part of a team where doping formed part of the team’s strategy and I too was involved ...

  10. Sport - Hong Kong - CYCLING

    Disappointing display from Diao Xiaojuan in Track World Championships

    Posted Feb 27th 2014, 11:25am by CHAN KIN-WA

    ... meanwhile, kicks off her campaign tomorrow in the women’s 500 metre time trial. The defending champion will face tough competition from world record holder Anna Meares of Australia, while Zhong, ...




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