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Video: Vittorio Brumotti takes stunts to Livigno

Tue, 28 Jul 2015 17:45:29 +0000

Trials rider Vittorio Brumotti lives on the edge, literally, with some of his stunts in the Alpine town of Livigno, Italy

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Video: La Course by Le Tour, highlights from Vera Koedooder’s bike camera

Tue, 28 Jul 2015 16:46:24 +0000

Sunday's La Course by Le Tour was contested in dismal conditions. Bigla's Vera Koedooder captured all the action from inside the peloton.

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Fabio Taborre suspended for adverse analytical finding of EPO-stimulating drug

Mon, 27 Jul 2015 22:36:15 +0000

The Androni Giocattoli-Sidermec team faces a suspension of between 15 and 45 days after a second adverse analytical finding in a 12-month-period. Photo: Tim De Waele | TDWsport.com

Androni Giocattoli-Sidermec faces suspension for second failed test in 2015

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Froome: Bid for Tour-Vuelta double ‘could be on the cards’

Mon, 27 Jul 2015 19:38:45 +0000

Chris Froome was the Vuelta runner-up for the second time in his career in 2014. Photo: Tim De Waele | TDWsport.com

Chris Froome is considering taking on the Vuelta a España in a bid to add a second grand tour title to his 2015 palmares

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Post-Tour criteriums keep the spectacle alive a little while longer

Mon, 27 Jul 2015 18:50:55 +0000

Greg van Avermaet (BMC Racing) outsprinted Tour champion Vincenzo Nibali (Astana) at the Criterium Aalst in 2014, with both riders gapping sprinting ace Marcel Kittel (Giant-Alpecin) at the finish. Photo: Tim De Waele | TDWsport.com

In the week after the Tour, riders hit the criterium circuit for some fast laps under the lights, entertaining raucous crowds

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Froome and Quintana set for epic Tour rivalry

Mon, 27 Jul 2015 17:10:43 +0000

Chris Froome built an early lead in the 2015 Tour de France, but Nairo Quintana hung with him in the final week and found opportunities in the Alps to recover lost time. Photo: Tim De Waele | TDWsport.com

The rivalry between Chris Froome and Nairo Quintana should make for several more hotly contested Tour de France battles in the years to come

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Tour de France: Five winners, five losers

Mon, 27 Jul 2015 14:44:36 +0000

Nairo Quintana won his second white jersey and was a runner-up for the second time in the Tour. Photo: Tim De Waele | TDWsport.com

Chris Froome was the big winner after taking the yellow and polka-dot jerseys, while several riders came up short of goals

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Tour de France: Five things we learned

Mon, 27 Jul 2015 14:11:59 +0000

Romain Bardet was the top-finishing French rider at the Tour in ninth, but he did manage to earn the most aggressive rider prize. Photo: Tim De Waele | TDWsport.com

AFP takes a look back at the French grand tour and highlights five key takeaways

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Two people in custody after security scare at Tour de France

Mon, 27 Jul 2015 13:45:51 +0000

French police officers stood guard in Paris ahead of the Tour de France finale. Photo: AFP | THOMAS OLIVA

A car smashed through barriers on the Place de la Concorde hours before the Tour de France landed in the French capital

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At the Tour de France, some teams come up empty

Mon, 27 Jul 2015 13:21:59 +0000

Pro Continental outfit Bora-Argon 18 did not win a stage at the Tour. Photo: Tim De Waele | TDWsport.com

Stage wins give teams publicity and exposure, but not every squad is able to find one at the Tour de France

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