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Zakarin to target Tour de France GC in 2018 - Cyclingnews.com

Sat Dec 9 2017 12:05pm

Cyclingnews.com

Zakarin to target Tour de France GC in 2018
Cyclingnews.com
“I've not decided with regards to the Giro d'Italia but for sure I'll do the Tour de France as the GC leader,” the Russian told Cyclingnews at Katusha's team camp in Mallorca, on Saturday. “I might still do the Giro or the Vuelta a Espana but 2018 is ...

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Proxy battles by the US and Russia are taking sport back to the 1930s - The Guardian (blog)

Sat Dec 9 2017 4:30am

The Guardian (blog)

Proxy battles by the US and Russia are taking sport back to the 1930s
The Guardian (blog)
No doubt the Giro will start on time next May, amid a few protests. And six weeks later the players of Brazil, France, Spain, Argentina and other countries will produce football to make us sigh with pleasure. But everything else about the World Cup ...

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Astana remember Scarponi during team presentation in Kazakhstan - Cyclingnews.com

Sat Dec 9 2017 4:30am

Cyclingnews.com

Astana remember Scarponi during team presentation in Kazakhstan
Cyclingnews.com
However, the team was hit hard by the death of Scarponi just a few days after he won the opening stage at the Tour of the Alps and as he was preparing to lead the team at the Giro d'Italia. “There is no a secret for anyone, that the last season was a ...

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International Colloquium on Perez Prado Starts in Cuba - Prensa Latina

Fri Dec 8 2017 4:52pm

Prensa Latina

International Colloquium on Perez Prado Starts in Cuba
Prensa Latina
Matanzas, Cuba, Dec 8 (Prensa Latina) The Damaso Perez Prado conference ´70 years later´, by Cuban researcher Radames Giro, started today here the International Colloquium for the centenary of Perez Prado emblematic musician, who was nicknamed the ...

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Geraint Thomas: Team Sky cyclist to listen to other teams' offers - BBC Sport

Fri Dec 8 2017 2:55pm

BBC Sport

Geraint Thomas: Team Sky cyclist to listen to other teams' offers
BBC Sport
When Froome leads Sky at next year's Giro, he will be aiming to become only the third man - after Eddy Merckx and Bernard Hinault - to hold all three Grand Tours at the same time. Thomas says he would have "loved" to have had another go at the ...

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Nibali warns Chris Froome on Giro's unpredictability - Business Mirror

Fri Dec 8 2017 11:15am

Business Mirror

Nibali warns Chris Froome on Giro's unpredictability
Business Mirror
Nibali made a point of reminding Froome of the difficulties of the Giro and warned that Italian riders will always have home advantage. Nibali has already named Liege-Bastogne-Liege and the road World Championships as goals for 2018, and he plans to ...

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Froome clears path to Giro - Business Mirror

Fri Dec 8 2017 11:15am

Business Mirror

Froome clears path to Giro
Business Mirror
MILAN—Four-time Tour de France champion Chris Froome will ride the Giro d'Italia next year in an attempt to win his third Grand Tour in a row. After successfully defending his Tour de France title earlier this year, Froome went on to win the Spanish ...

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The Ascent: Sean Kelly, Stephen Roche and the Rise of Irish Cycling's Golden Generation - Irish Times

Fri Dec 8 2017 9:51am

Irish Times

The Ascent: Sean Kelly, Stephen Roche and the Rise of Irish Cycling's Golden Generation
Irish Times
Sean Kelly and Stephen Roche at the annoucement in 2013 of the Giro d'Italia cycle race coming to Ireland. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill. Ryan talks with all the central characters in Irish cycling – including Kelly, Roche, cyclist-turned-journalist ...

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'As a professional you always live from one goal to another. The sad thing is you don't have time to enjoy it' - Cyclist

Fri Dec 8 2017 7:40am

Cyclist

'As a professional you always live from one goal to another. The sad thing is you don't have time to enjoy it'
Cyclist
'In the Giro we had stages at 35kmh when it was clear a sprinter would win. On one stage we stopped in a tunnel because it was raining. 'We had one stage when the sports director Matt White of Discovery stopped at a gas station and bought a box of ice ...

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Eddy Merckx talks of the ASO's power, TV rights and what he thinks about the prospect of six-man Tour de France teams - City A.M.

Fri Dec 8 2017 1:04am

City A.M.

Eddy Merckx talks of the ASO's power, TV rights and what he thinks about the prospect of six-man Tour de France teams
City A.M.
The Amaury Sports Organisation (ASO), whose portfolio includes the Tour de France, Dakar Rally and L'Equipe newspaper, is not helping the finances of top teams, says the five-time Tour yellow jersey winner. Broad interest in cycling peaks with the ...

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Additional four-year ban for Sinkewitz - Cyclingnews.com

Thu Dec 7 2017 11:41pm

Cyclingnews.com

Additional four-year ban for Sinkewitz
Cyclingnews.com
Former German professional Patrik Sinkewitz, already serving an eight-year ban, has received a further four-year suspension. In July, Sinkewitz was caught racing the amateur Giro delle Dolomiti and having violated the "prohibition of participation ...

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Political rumpus threatens Giro start - Business Day

Thu Dec 7 2017 10:31pm

Business Day

Political rumpus threatens Giro start
Business Day
Rome — The race for the Giro d'Italia's pink jersey risks being overshadowed by a political rumpus over the 2018 edition's departure from Jerusalem, with Israeli protests and US diplomatic policy threatening carnage. The cycling Grand Tour has run ...

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Eddy Merckx backs Chris Froome to win Giro-Tour double - Cyclist

Thu Dec 7 2017 5:59pm

Cyclist

Eddy Merckx backs Chris Froome to win Giro-Tour double
Cyclist
Along with Stephen Roche's stellar 1987 season, Merckx is one of only two riders to have won cycling's Triple Crown when he took the Giro, Tour and Road World Championships in 1974. But with Froome riding next year's Giro he surely now stands a real ...

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Top Merckx: "Complete rider" Chris Froome set to repeat unprecedented British cycling success - City A.M.

Thu Dec 7 2017 4:46pm

City A.M.

Top Merckx: "Complete rider" Chris Froome set to repeat unprecedented British cycling success
City A.M.
Froome last week revealed plans to ride the Giro d'Italia in May, the first of cycling's three most revered annual races. It is expected that the Team Sky rider will go onto the Tour de France a few weeks later. “He can win both. I don't know why he ...

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Corrections and clarifications - The Guardian

Thu Dec 7 2017 4:02pm

Corrections and clarifications
The Guardian
... • The first stage of next year's Giro d'Italia, in Israel, will not be the cycle race's “first departure outside Italy in its 108-year history” as a report suggested, but it will be the first outside Europe (Giro d'Italia officials back down in ...

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Giro d'Italia on rocky ride in Holy Land - Yahoo7 News

Thu Dec 7 2017 12:30pm

Giro d'Italia on rocky ride in Holy Land
Yahoo7 News
And the political headache has threatened to turn into a migraine over US President Donald Trump's recognition on Wednesday of Jerusalem as Israel's capital, while pledging to to move the US embassy there from Tel Aviv, provoking a torrent of protest ...

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Pro cyclist Christmas gift guide - Rouleur

Thu Dec 7 2017 12:26pm

Rouleur

Pro cyclist Christmas gift guide
Rouleur
Climbs Collection A2 Art Print – Giro d'Italia. “My wife and I have recently moved into a new apartment in Copenhagen. With my wife being an architect she typically has the upper hand when it comes to choosing what we hang on the walls. Now I may ...

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RowAnalytics, Martinos Center & Envision Genomics Create GIRO Health, a New Flagship Open Initiative in Precision ... - Life Pulse Health

Thu Dec 7 2017 11:43am

RowAnalytics, Martinos Center & Envision Genomics Create GIRO Health, a New Flagship Open Initiative in Precision ...
Life Pulse Health
The collective science, technology and clinical know-how behind GIRO Health brings a first-ever combination of clinical genomics, multi-modal imaging and massively combinatorial data analytics to precision medicine with enormous potential to provide ...

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RowAnalytics, Martinos Center & Envision Genomics Create GIRO Health, a New Flagship Open Initiative in Precision ... - The Daily Telescope

Thu Dec 7 2017 11:43am

RowAnalytics, Martinos Center & Envision Genomics Create GIRO Health, a New Flagship Open Initiative in Precision ...
The Daily Telescope
Cambridge, MA, December 07, 2017 — RowAnalytics Ltd., the Martinos Center for Biomedical Imaging (Martinos Center) and Envision Genomics Inc. today announced that they are combining their world leading technologies and expertise with IBM Power servers ...

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New Giro Health Open Initiative Seeks Answers to Neurodegenerative Diseases - GenomeWeb

Thu Dec 7 2017 9:45am

New Giro Health Open Initiative Seeks Answers to Neurodegenerative Diseases
GenomeWeb
CHICAGO (GenomeWeb) – The Martinos Center for Biological Imaging at Massachusetts General Hospital and Massachusetts Institute of Technology is partnering with RowAnalytics, Envision Genomics, and IBM to launch an open initiative to streamline ...

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