Without a doubt, 1987 was Stephen Roche's golden year. In a remarkable few months he won the triple crown of professional cycling; the Giro d"Italia, the Tour De France and the World Road Race championship. And 27 years ...
Carrick-On-Suir sprinter Sam Bennett notched up the best result of his fledgling professional career when he outgalloped some of the fastest men in the world to finish third on the final stage of the Tour of Oman. Bennett finished just ...
Australian Richie Porte understands Tour de France boss Christian Prudhomme's anger over his late withdrawal from the Paris-Nice race he won last year and is owned by the same organisation, to replace injured Chris Froome in the Italian ... FULL ARTICLE AT The Age
The British Sky team's move to withdraw Australian Richie Porte from Paris-Nice and enter him in Tirreno-Adriatico to replace injured Tour de France champion Chris Froome has raised the ire of French organisers. FULL ARTICLE AT The Age
Alasdair Fotheringham, The Independent Identifying the low point in the relationship between Sky's two Tour de France winners, Sir Bradley Wiggins and Chris Froome, isn't hard: it came when Froome made an unauthorised attack on an Alpine stage ... FULL ARTICLE AT Real Clear Sports
Trips to Texas are becoming what dreams are made of — or maybe nightmares for and the . His early struggles to win championships against the and have been well documented, so have the team’s issues with closing out both powerhouses ... FULL ARTICLE AT Rant Sports
Britain’s Tour de France winner Chris Froome has pulled out of next week’s Tirreno-Adriatico week-long stage race in Italy with his Sky team replacing the Kenyan-born rider with Australian Richie Porte.FULL ARTICLE AT The Age
• Team Sky confirms Australian Richie Porte will replace Briton • Geraint Thomas to take over as team leader in FranceChris Froome, the Tour de France champion, has withdrawn from the Tirreno-Adriatico due to joint inflammation in the lower back, Team ... FULL ARTICLE AT The Observer
Tour de France organisers Amaury Sports Organisation (ASO) on Friday revealed the exact finalised route for July's race of 3,662km. The world's biggest and most popular cycling stage race is usually limited at 3,500km but the ... FULL ARTICLE AT Yahoo! Sports
LONDON (AP) Bradley Wiggins says he will be a support rider at Team Sky and his role at this year's Tour de France will be helping teammate Chris Froome win a second straight title. FULL ARTICLE AT FanNation
The Tour de France is an annual bicycle race that covers more than 3,500 kilometres (2,200 mi) throughout France and a bordering country. The race usually lasts 23 days and attracts cyclists from around the world. The race is broken down into day-long segments, called stages. Individual times to finish each stage are totaled to determine the overall winner for the race. The rider with the least... Full
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