Cycling

AP Photo/ Thibault Camus
July 18, 2019 - 9:39 pm
In 116 years of racing at the Tour de France, riders have done all sorts of bizarre things, from jumping on trains to fighting with fans at mountain stops.
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July 08, 2019 - 10:12 pm
He was sweating, baked by the sun, and burning through his energy reserves. But, under the intense pressure of being pursued by the chasing pack of riders at the Tour de France, Julian Alaphilippe also stayed as cool as a chilled glass of Champagne.
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AP Photo/Christophe Ena
July 06, 2019 - 8:36 pm
After the pile-up tore the peloton apart and played havoc with sprinters’ teams, Mike Teunissen posted the biggest win of his career with an unexpected yet remarkable stage win at the expense of former world champion Peter Sagan, the king of sprints in recent years at the Tour.
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July 05, 2019 - 11:16 am
For the first time in its 116-year history, the race that starts Saturday features three stages that finish on mountain climbs to above 2,000 meters (6,500 feet). The unprecedented assault on altitude will likely prove decisive in deciding the Tour winner.
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May 16, 2019 - 2:23 am
Tour organizers issued a controversial statement that said a major crash near the finish that held up van Garderen and many other top contenders would be treated "such that all riders affected by the incident and the road blockage will receive the field time," effectively giving van Garderen the...
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July 07, 2018 - 11:49 am
The 2018 Tour de France began Saturday morning as the riders started in Noirmoutier-en-Lile and raced 201 KM to Fontenay-Le-Comte.
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