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  1. Sport - Other Sport - CYCLING

    Sprinter Greipel takes out sixth stage of Tour

    Posted Jul 11th 2014, 12:37am by AP

    ... Associated Press in Reims Andre Greipel of Germany won the sixth stage of the Tour de France in a sprint as the pack entered Champagne country, and Vincenzo Nibali of Italy retained the yellow jersey on Thursday. The German champion collected his sixth career Tour stage victory by outpacing Norway’s Alexander Kristoff in second and France’s Samuel Dumoulin in third at the end ...

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    Trentin piles the agony on Sagan in Tour de France

    Posted Jul 12th 2014, 12:30am by AFP

    ... five in all seven stages so far. Frenchman Tony Gallopin finished third while race leader leader Vincenzo Nibali of Italy came home safely in the front peloton to keep hold of the yellow ...

  3. Sport - Other Sport - CYCLING

    Froome out, as grim day takes toll

    Posted Jul 10th 2014, 12:53am by AFP, Reuters

    ... Nibali of Italy, who came home in third and gained significant time. He finished just 17 seconds behind Boom, but more than two minutes ahead of most of his main rivals. Only Australian Richie ...

  4. Sport - Other Sport - CYCLING

    German Marcel Kittel wins fourth stage as Tour enters France

    Posted Jul 09th 2014, 12:42am

    ... Nibali of Italy retained the yellow jersey. Unlike his wins in stages one and three, when he made victory look easy, Kittel eked out victory by a half-wheel length at the end of the 163.5km ride ...

  5. Sport - Other Sport - CYCLING

    Italy's Matteo Trentin wins 14th stage of Tour de France cycling race

    Posted Jul 14th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Lyon Yellow-jersey holder Froome keeps powder dry for today's tough mountan challenge Trentin's takes stage with perfect timing Omega-Pharma's Matteo Trentin handed Italy its maiden win of the 100th Tour de France when he beat Michael Albasini and Andrew Talansky in a sprint finish at the end of an entertaining 14th stage yesterday. ...

  6. Sport - Other Sport - CYCLING

    Pressure on Froome for Tour de France

    Posted Jul 02nd 2014, 11:51pm by AP

    ... Pyrenees mountain punishment in the third week. Strong climbers like Astana leader Vincenzo Nibali of Italy and Spain's Alejandro Valverde of Movistar are likely to be longer-distance ...

  7. Sport - Other Sport - CYCLING

    Veteran Cadel Evans puts faith in team to boost Giro d'Italia bid

    Posted May 08th 2014, 10:39pm by AFP

    ... of former Tour de France champion Cadel Evans face the test of a climb-heavy Giro d'Italia, and sprightly rivals, when the three-week Italy cycling epic begins today. Evans, a third-place ... in Ireland, beginning with a team time trial in Belfast today and ending with stage three from Belfast to Dublin on Sunday. The race returns to Italy on Tuesday for stage four and the beginning ...

  8. Sport - Other Sport - CYCLING

    Giro d'Italia director decries race's lack of star quality

    Posted Apr 29th 2014, 09:31pm by AP

    ... if most of the race was held in southern and central Italy, but Vegni doesn't like that idea either. "I don't think the fans would accept that," Vegni said, pointing ...

  9. Sport - Other Sport - CYCLING

    Living with the consequences

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

    ... rode across the border from Italy, where he had his training base, to a pharmacy in Switzerland, where the drugs were legal. "It was as easy as buying a pack of gum," he wrote. ...

  10. Sport - Other Sport - CYCLING

    Dramatic final stage sees Carlos Betancur clinch Paris-Nice victory

    Posted Mar 17th 2014, 11:41am

    ... although he finished an impressive fifth in last year’s Tour of Italy. “I have received great support from my team-mates while I have held the overall lead,” said Betancur, who won two stages ... as it was the only mode of wheeled transport he had to get to school. “Finishing fifth in the Giro (Tour of Italy) was important but this is on another level. This victory is something else entirely.” ...




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