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  1. Sport - Other Sport - CYCLING

    Peerless Nibali all but seals Tour victory with final mountain stage win

    Posted Jul 24th 2014, 11:58pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Hautacam, France Vincenzo Nibali proved once again he has no serious rivals in the Tour de France when he powered to victory in the final mountain stage on Thursday, all ... finished third two seconds further back to secure the polka dot jersey for the mountain classification. Pinot is now second overall, a massive seven minutes 10 seconds behind Nibali with another ...

    http://www.scmp.com/sport/other-sport/article/1558557/peerless-nibali-all-seals-tour-victory-final-mountain-stage-win
  2. Sport - Other Sport - CYCLING

    Majka proves he's the 'mountain man' in Tour de France

    Posted Jul 24th 2014, 12:32am

    ... Majka has shown that he’s the best climber in this Tour. The 24-year-old Polish rider tightened his grasp on the polka dot jersey awarded to the race’s King of the Mountains, which he ... and the second of three days in the mountains along France’s border with Spain. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/sport/other-sport/article/1557807/majka-proves-hes-mountain-man-tour-de-france
  3. Sport - CYCLING

    Vincenzo Nibali ‘still in comfort zone’ as he controls Tour de France

    Posted Jul 24th 2014, 11:25am by AFP

    ... to Spaniard Alejandro Valverde to five minutes, 26 seconds after finishing third on Wednesday’s 124.5km 17th stage from Saint-Gaudens to Saint-Lary-Soulan. As he had done in every other mountain ... but as friends and that’s our strong point.” Another team working well together is Contador’s Tinkoff-Saxo. Despite their leader crashing out they have won the last three mountain stages. Young Pole ...

    http://www.scmp.com/sport/article/1558037/vincenzo-nibali-still-comfort-zone-he-controls-tour-de-france
  4. Sport - Other Sport - CYCLING

    Martin powers to impressive win in stage nine of Tour de France

    Posted Jul 14th 2014, 12:24am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Mulhouse Mountain run in Vosges sees Nibali surrender yellow jersey to Gallopin Tony Martin of Germany powered to an impressive victory in the ninth stage of the Tour de France after a 170km mountain raid in the Vosges on Sunday that saw Vincenzo Nibali surrender the yellow jersey to France’s Tony Gallopin. Time-trial world champion Martin attacked after 15km ...

    http://www.scmp.com/sport/other-sport/article/1553647/martin-powers-impressive-win-stage-nine-tour-de-france
  5. Sport - Other Sport - CYCLING

    World prepares to hail Vincenzo Nibali, the 'flag-bearer’ against doping

    Posted Jul 22nd 2014, 11:03am

    ... of anti-doping.” As the race embarks on Tuesday on three days in the Pyrenees mountains, Nibali leads Alejandro Valverde – a 34-year-old Spaniard who once served a two-year ban after being implicated ... performance in the mountains, which often proves crucial to separating the strong contenders from the rest of the pack; his relative strength in the time trial, which looms on the next-to-last race ...

    http://www.scmp.com/sport/other-sport/article/1557145/world-prepares-hail-vincenzo-nibali-flag-bearer-against-doping
  6. Sport - Other Sport - CYCLING

    Ji Cheng battles away in the Tour de France

    Posted Jul 15th 2014, 12:47am by AFP

    ... in 'tough' Tour Ji Cheng, the first Chinese cyclist to ride the Tour de France, says he will just be hoping to survive as the Grand Boucle heads into the high mountains. Ji was a visible presence ... champion Chris Froome's withdrawal through injury last Wednesday. Monday's 161.5km mountainous stage from Mulhouse to La Planche des Belles Filles was won in commanding fashion by Italian ...

    http://www.scmp.com/sport/article/1554228/ji-cheng-battles-away-tour-de-france
  7. Sport - Other Sport - CYCLING

    Portuguese Rui Costa wins third consecutive Tour of Switzerland

    Posted Jun 23rd 2014, 12:27am

    ... Associated Press Tour de France hopeful finishes with stage win Rui Costa of Portugal won the ninth and final stage of the 78th Tour de Suisse on Sunday for his third consecutive victory. Costa made the decisive break with 2.4km of the 156-km mountainous stage to go and finished 13 seconds ahead of Dutch cyclist Bauke Mollema and 24 seconds in front of Switzerland’s Mathias ...

    http://www.scmp.com/sport/other-sport/article/1538609/poruguese-rui-costa-wins-third-consecutive-tour-de-suisse
  8. Sport - Other Sport - CYCLING

    South African Olympic mountain biker killed

    Posted Jan 04th 2013, 10:00am by Associated Press in Johannesburg

    ... Associated Press in Johannesburg Burry Stander, a two-time Olympian from South Africa and one of the world’s best mountain bikers, was killed while training on Thursday when his bike ... was “utterly devastated.” “A South African Icon and sporting great. RIP my friend,” Pistorius wrote. Cycling South Africa said Stander was the country’s most successful mountain biker and “a true icon ...

    http://www.scmp.com/sport/other-sport/article/1119663/south-african-olympic-mountain-biker-killed
  9. Sport - Other Sport - CYCLING

    Pressure on Froome for Tour de France

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

    ... of the start of the war. It will then go into the smaller but quick-succession climbs of the Vosges mountains. After this, riders go into the Alps, along the flats of Provence, and then into some 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 ...

    http://www.scmp.com/sport/other-sport/article/1545110/pressure-froome-tour-de-france
  10. Sport - Other Sport - CYCLING

    Bradley Wiggins admits he is likely to miss Tour de France due to internal Team Sky rivalry with Chris Froome

    Posted Jun 06th 2014, 11:15pm by AP

    ... to compete at the Tour de Suisse. Froome, who also won the week-long Dauphine in France last year as part of his dominant season, will have a team of strong climbers in the mountainous event, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/sport/other-sport/article/1526958/bradley-wiggins-admits-he-likely-miss-tour-de-france-due-internal

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