Tour de France

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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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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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July 24, 2018 - 9:49 am
Four-time champion Chris Froome was among riders whose eyes needed treatment for tear gas when a farmers' protest interrupted the 16th stage of the Tour de France on Tuesday.
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July 20, 2018 - 11:30 pm
152 riders began stage 13 of the 2018 Tour de France in Bourg d'Oisans. After a couple of grueling days in the Alps, the sprinters that made it through the mountains with good position in the standings were primed for success during this stage on Friday. Cycling World Champion, and one of the...
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July 10, 2018 - 6:43 pm
Stage 4 of the 2018 Tour de France took the riders from La Baule to Sarzeau and the Columbian Fernando Gaviria came away with his 2nd stage win of this year's tour.
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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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