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Giro Stage 21: Keisse derails the sprint trains, Contador secures overall victory

At the end of a Giro d’Italia which has revelled in its daily unpredictability, it was fitting that the concluding sprinters’ stage instead came down to a straight… 1,103 more words


Giro Stage 20: Contador clings to pink as Aru doubles up

Fabio Aru won his second stage in as many days at Sestriere, but the real story came in Alberto Contador‘s struggle behind. The Spaniard was dropped on the Colle delle Finestre, though successfully limited his losses to maintain his position atop the general classification. 582 more words


Giro Stage 18: Gilbert floors it for a Thursday double

Today’s Giro script was for a breakaway to stay away – that happened – and for the GC guys to save themselves for the next two high mountain stages. 683 more words


2015 Giro d'Italia

The Giro d’Italia starts today and the Grand Tour season is underway.  Contador is attempting the Giro / Tour de France double and his journey to repeat this cycling rarity begins in San Remo.   159 more words

Tour Down Under 2015

The Tour Down Under 2015 is the first Grand Tour race of the year. The 17th edition of the six stage tour in Adelaide Australia runs from Tuesday January 20th to Sunday January 25. 188 more words


Vuelta a Espana stage 16 preview

If you are only going to watch one stage of this year’s Vuelta then this should be it. The Queen stage has attacking riding written all over it and there is every chance that the winner of the Vuelta will be decided today. 657 more words


Mountains Round Two - La Vuelta a España Stage 15 Preview

Yesterday may not have been fought over by the general classification guys in terms of the win, but we did gain insight as to who is still riding themselves into form late on. 497 more words

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