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Tour de France - Cycling

Tour De France 2021: Tadej Pogacar Looks All Set To Defend Title On Champs-Elysees

Jul 18, 2021 Agencies

Given Pogacar's near six-minute advantage at the start, it was always unlikely someone would be able to knock the Slovenian off his perch

Tour de France: Marathon Man Matej Mohoric Posts 2nd Stage Win

Jul 16, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

Mohoric was part of a group of six riders that broke away in the early stages and quickly opened a gap.


Tour De France: Tadej Pogacar Wins Final Mountain Stage, Cements Overall Lead

Barring an accident, the 22-year-old UAE Team Emirates rider should be crowned Tour champion for the second straight year when the race ends in Paris on Sunday

Tour De France: Police Raid Bahrain Victorious Team

Jul 15, 2021 Agencies

About 25 officers from a special public health unit (OCLAESP) were involved in the search as part of the operation carried out by French authorities, according to police


Tour de France: Mark Cavendish Equals Eddy Merckx's Record Of 34 Tour Stage Wins

Cavendish, 36, has been dominating the sprints and posted his fourth stage win by taking Stage 13

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04 July, 2021

Tour de France: 2020 Runner-up Primoz Roglic Withdraws Due To Injuries

Associated Press (AP)

Rogblic crashed badly during Monday's third stage in the western Brittany region and had been struggling since.


29 June, 2021

Tim Merlier Wins Tour de France Stage 3 As Top Contenders Tumble

Associated Press (AP)

Merlier won ahead of his Alpecin-Fenix teammate Jasper Philipsen and Frenchman Nacer Bouhanni.


27 June, 2021

Tour De France: Chris Froome's Return Could Be Short-lived After Crash

Agencies

Chris Froome, a four-time champion, was in a massive high-speed crash about 10 kilometers from the finish of Saturday's opening stage in Landerneau


25 June, 2021

Tour De France 2021 Preview: It's Tadej Pogacar Vs Primoz Roglic Rematch

Agencies

Going from an ambitious Tour rookie to defending champion in such a short time could have been an unsettling experience for Tadej Pogacar


02 July, 2020

Race Across America: Indian Army Officer Lt Col Bharat Pannu Finishes One Of World's Toughest Cycle Races

PTI

Unlike the more famous Tour de France which unfolds in stages, the clock is always ticking in RAAM, and a cyclist has to ration the sleep hours to finish the race in the allotted time


30 June, 2020

Tour de France Requests Date Shift To Avoid Clash With Tokyo Olympics

IANS

This year's Tour de France is due to run between August 29 and September 20, after its original start date of June 27 proved impossible due to COVID-19


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19 May, 2020

Lance Armstrong Admits To First Doping 'Probably At 21'

Agencies

In 2013, Lance Armstrong confessed to doping starting in 1996 in a televised interview with US chat-show host Oprah Winfrey


15 April, 2020

Rescheduled Tour De France To Start August 29

Agencies

While the news comes as a relief to professional cycling teams and fans, it also moves the three-week race out of its traditional slot in the summer holidays where roadside crowds of around 12 million would be expected to gather in a festive spirit


09 April, 2020

Coronavirus Pandemic: Tour De France Is Racing Against Time, And Losing

Agencies

While the Tokyo Olympics, the Euros, tennis and golf majors and the Giro d'Italia have already been postponed or even cancelled, the Tour is still scheduled to start on June 27


03 February, 2020

Jakob Fuglsang Links With Banned Doctor Michele Ferrari Probed: Reports

Agencies

Michele Ferrari was banned for life by the United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) for his relationship with the disgraced Lance Armstrong who was also kicked out of the sport and stripped of his seven Tour de France titles after he admitted doping


24 May, 2019

I Wouldn’t Change A Thing, Says Stripped Former American Cyclist Lance Armstrong

Outlook Web Bureau

All of Armstrong's titles between 1999 and 2005, were vacated by the International Cycling Union six years ago.


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A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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