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Davide Appollonio suspended for EPO

Tue, 30 Jun 2015 19:11:32 +0000

Davide Appollonio (Androni-Sidermec) rode in the break during stage 12 of the 2015 Giro d'Italia and finished fifth in a later stage. Photo: Tim De Waele | TDWsport.com

Italian Appollonio fails a doping test in June after finishing the Giro and before he won the points jersey at Tour of Slovenia

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Team Novo Nordisk continues to build on support and success in 2015

Tue, 30 Jun 2015 15:28:41 +0000

Team Novo Nordisk has gotten off to a successful start in the 2015 season. After a midsummer break, it will return to racing in earnest at the Tour of Denmark. Photo: Kei Tsuji (Tim De Waele)

The sport’s only all-diabetes cycling team heads into mid-season break on a high and with more than 1.3 million followers on social media

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Alpecin drops ‘doping for hair’ slogan for Tour de France

Tue, 30 Jun 2015 14:10:27 +0000

Alpecin, a German shampoo company, sponsors Giant-Alpecin in the UCI WorldTour. Photo: Tim De Waele | TDWsport.com

The German shampoo company sponsors UCI WorldTeam Giant-Alpecin

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Consistent Contador continues to build legacy

Tue, 30 Jun 2015 13:51:14 +0000

Alberto Contador wants to trade pink for yellow starting this weekend. Photo: Tim De Waele | TDWsport.com

The Spaniard has won seven grand tours, including the last two — last year's Vuelta a Espana and May's Giro d'Italia

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Three ‘outsiders’ who could surprise at the Tour de France

Tue, 30 Jun 2015 13:13:24 +0000

Ryder Hesjedal rode strong in the mountains at the Giro d'Italia and placed fifth. Photo: Tim De Waele | TDWsport.com

A handful of riders have the potential to take charge on the roads of France and win the yellow jersey

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After ‘difficult winter,’ Nibali ready for Tour defense

Tue, 30 Jun 2015 12:38:58 +0000

Vincenzo Nibali's season has been mostly fruitless, as he recorded just one victory. Photo: Tim De Waele | TDWsport.com

As he readies for his Tour defense, Vincenzo Nibali admits his offseason was "difficult," filled with commitments and an injury

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Cycling is all in the cards for Cannondale-Garmin’s Nathan Haas

Mon, 29 Jun 2015 14:56:28 +0000

Australian mountain-biker-turned-roadie-turned-rocker is launching a brand-new pro cycling card game prior to his first start at Le Tour

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Kittel’s Tour absence opens door for Cavendish, other sprinters

Mon, 29 Jun 2015 14:13:38 +0000

Mark Cavendish has 25 career Tour de France stage wins. Photo: Tim De Waele | TDWsport.com

The Giant-Alpecin star has eight Tour de France stage wins but will miss this year's race after an illness

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Trio of top riders to lead Cannonade-Garmin at Tour de France

Mon, 29 Jun 2015 13:40:52 +0000

Ryder Hesjedal is one of three GC riders on Cannondale-Garmin's Tour squad. Photo: Tim De Waele | TDWsport.com

The U.S.-registered squad is taking three quality GC men to the roads of France

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Dowsett, Anacona in as Movistar confirms Tour lineup to support Quintana

Mon, 29 Jun 2015 13:23:34 +0000

Nairo Quintana is one of the favorites to win the Tour de France. Photo: Tim De Waele | TDWsport.com

The Spanish squad announces what it calls a "balanced" roster for the French grand tour

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