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Tour de France 2017: Froome's Yellow Jersey by default? - Betting.betfair

10 hours 45 min ago

Betting.betfair

Tour de France 2017: Froome's Yellow Jersey by default?
Betting.betfair
His decision to ride the Giro - the death knell for Yellow Jersey hopefuls in recent years - smacked of a rider who lacks the belief and the approach to take on the might of Team Sky in France, and the way he was outridden by Tom Dumoulin in all ...
Tour de France 2017: Stage-by-stage info, who are the British riders, TV schedule and predictions as Chris Froome ...The Sun

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Chris Froome's Tour de France rivals? Porte, Quintana, Contador and Bardet - The Guardian (blog)

10 hours 56 min ago

The Guardian (blog)

Chris Froome's Tour de France rivals? Porte, Quintana, Contador and Bardet
The Guardian (blog)
None punches with the weight of the Team Sky man but there are always reasons to hope that one July will produce a spectacular along the lines of the recent Giro d'Italia, won by Tom Dumoulin in a thrilling finale. This might be that year: a three ...

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Valverde to 'support Quintana, and nothing else' at Tour de France - Cyclingnews.com

11 hours 23 min ago

Cyclingnews.com

Valverde to 'support Quintana, and nothing else' at Tour de France
Cyclingnews.com
Quintana, meanwhile, has taken on the notoriously difficult challenge of targeting the Tour de France after the Giro d'Italia just over a month previously, where he seemed to lack his customary zip and finished second to Tom Dumoulin. "My goal is clear ...

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Cycling: Frustrated Giro duo Froome's key aides on Tour - Times of India

17 hours 52 min ago

Cycling: Frustrated Giro duo Froome's key aides on Tour
Times of India
London, June 22, 2017 (AFP) -. Chris Froome's tilt at a fourth Tour de France title will be aided by two riders who saw their Giro d'Italia ambitions ended by a freak accident, Team Sky announced Thursday. Spaniard Mikel Landa and Welshman Geraint ...

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Frustrated Giro duo to aid Froome - The Nation

Fri Jun 23 2017 10:04pm

The Nation

Frustrated Giro duo to aid Froome
The Nation
LONDON - Chris Froome's tilt at a fourth Tour de France title will be aided by two riders who saw their Giro d'Italia ambitions ended by a freak accident, Team Sky announced Thursday. Spaniard Mikel Landa and Welshman Geraint Thomas were caught up in ...

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After Giro crash, Thomas back to support Froome in Tour - pppFocus

Fri Jun 23 2017 7:50pm

pppFocus

After Giro crash, Thomas back to support Froome in Tour
pppFocus
Sky's hopes of winning the Giro were also scuppered when Thomas and Landa were involved in a crash. “It's a feeling that you don't get from any other race”, Froome said. “I'm now still under contract until the end of 2018 with Team Sky, but we are ...

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Phinney to make Tour de France debut - Cyclingnews.com

Fri Jun 23 2017 11:57am

Cyclingnews.com

Phinney to make Tour de France debut
Cyclingnews.com
In his Giro debut in 2012, Phinney won the opening time trial and wore the maglia rosa for a day. In 2014, Phinney was on target for selection to BMC's Tour de France team after winning the Dubai Tour and the US national time trial title. But he ...

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Trek-Segafredo team to support Contador and Degenkolb at the Tour de France - Cyclingnews.com

Fri Jun 23 2017 10:53am

Cyclingnews.com

Trek-Segafredo team to support Contador and Degenkolb at the Tour de France
Cyclingnews.com
Mollema finished seventh overall in the Giro d'Italia and will provide back-up to Contador in the key mountain stages alongside Pantano who won a mountain stage in last year's Tour de France. Trek-Segafredo named its riders one by one via Twitter on ...

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Quintana ready for Tour, defends racing Giro - VeloNews (blog)

Fri Jun 23 2017 9:18am

VeloNews (blog)

Quintana ready for Tour, defends racing Giro
VeloNews (blog)
Nairo Quintana came 31 seconds away from winning the Giro d'Italia last month. Photo: Tim De Waele | TDWsport.com. Nairo Quintana (Movistar) turns his attention to the Tour de France after the first leg of his historic Giro-Tour double fell just 31 ...

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Tour de France 2017 – the British contingent - Echo

Fri Jun 23 2017 8:26am

Echo

Tour de France 2017 – the British contingent
Echo
The 2017 Tour de France could see as many as nine British riders on the start line once team line-ups are confirmed. While three-time winner Chris Froome and 30-time stage winner Mark Cavendish are the biggest names in the mix, there is a strong ...

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Froome says was never offered triamcinolone by Team Sky - Eurosport.co.uk

Fri Jun 23 2017 8:18am

Eurosport.co.uk

Froome says was never offered triamcinolone by Team Sky
Eurosport.co.uk
Three-times Tour de France winner Chris Froome has said he was never offered or administered the powerful corticosteroid triamcinolone by Team Sky and was not aware of other riders in the British outfit taking it.

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Frustrated Giro duo Froome's key aides on Tour - Leicester Post

Fri Jun 23 2017 7:44am

Leicester Post

Frustrated Giro duo Froome's key aides on Tour
Leicester Post
The Welshman, 31, led Team Sky in the Giro in May, but his hopes were ended when a police motorbike caused a crash on the Blockhaus climb on stage nine. "I think that does go to show that I am happy in the team and I've got no plans on going anywhere ...

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Movistar confident Quintana can end Froome's Tour de France reign - Cyclingnews.com

Fri Jun 23 2017 7:43am

Cyclingnews.com

Movistar confident Quintana can end Froome's Tour de France reign
Cyclingnews.com
“We're just hoping he's recovered well from the Giro d'Italia and the impression we have is that he has done so,” he says. “He's a great specialist in Grand Tours, a rider who wins them, from time to time and who is rarely off the final podium. He's ...

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Chris Froome: 'This year's Tour de France route doesn't suit me, but that will make it more exciting' (video) - Cycling Weekly

Fri Jun 23 2017 6:53am

Cycling Weekly

Chris Froome: 'This year's Tour de France route doesn't suit me, but that will make it more exciting' (video)
Cycling Weekly
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Chris Froome: 'The Tour de France is a special event and every year is unique' - Cyclist

Fri Jun 23 2017 6:27am

Cyclist

Chris Froome: 'The Tour de France is a special event and every year is unique'
Cyclist
We caught up with Chris Froome ahead of the 2017 Tour de France as he prepares to defend his title and gain a fourth overall win. Cyclist: With three Tour de France wins already, how do you motivate yourself for more pain and suffering this year?

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Chris Froome: 'This year's Tour de France course doesn't suit me, but that will make it more exciting' (video) - Cycling Weekly

Fri Jun 23 2017 6:08am

Cycling Weekly

Chris Froome: 'This year's Tour de France course doesn't suit me, but that will make it more exciting' (video)
Cycling Weekly
Tour de France · Giro d'Italia · Videos · Reviews · Bike Reviews · Bike Components · Bike Accessories · Clothing · Buyer's Guides · Fitness · Latest Fitness · Nutrition · Training · Training Plans · Bike Fit · Sportives · Events Calendar · UK Cycling ...

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Tour de France 2017: 10 riders to watch - Video - Cyclingnews.com

Fri Jun 23 2017 4:12am

Cyclingnews.com

Tour de France 2017: 10 riders to watch - Video
Cyclingnews.com
With the second place Giro finish still in recent memory, Quintana will be keen to turn the pedals over in anger and ride to a debut Tour victory. He already has wins at the Giro d'Italia and Vuelta a Espana and victory would see him join the exclusive ...

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Eight is enough for Grand Tour teams - SuperSport

Fri Jun 23 2017 2:45am

Eight is enough for Grand Tour teams
SuperSport
The 'Grand Tours' consist of the the Tour de France, Giro d'Italia and Vuelta a Espana. The move to reduce the size of teams has been on the agenda for some time to make races less predictable and too easy for leading teams to control and also for ...

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Tour de France – Sky name formidable line-up to support Froome - Stabroek News

Fri Jun 23 2017 2:02am

Stabroek News

Tour de France – Sky name formidable line-up to support Froome
Stabroek News
Fellow Briton and trusted sidekick Geraint Thomas, who crashed out of the Giro d'Italia after being brought down by a police motorbike, also makes the list as does Poland's Michal Kwiatkowski, who like Thomas is known for his versatility. The squad is ...

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After Giro crash, Thomas back to support Froome in Tour - NBC Sports - Misc. (blog)

Fri Jun 23 2017 1:46am

NBC Sports - Misc. (blog)

After Giro crash, Thomas back to support Froome in Tour
NBC Sports - Misc. (blog)
PARIS (AP) Chris Froome will have support rider Geraint Thomas alongside him again as he pursues a fourth Tour de France title in five years. Thomas opened the year aiming for victory in the Giro d'Italia but was forced to abandon that race because of ...

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