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  1. Astana team put on probation after doping cases, retains top-tier...

    The Astana team of Tour de France winner Vincenzo Nibali has been put on probation to retain its top-tier racing status next season after a series of doping cases.

    Story | Conversation | December 10, 2014
  2. 2016 Tour de France to start in Manche region

    The 2016 Tour de France will return home for its "Grand Depart," starting in the wind-battered Manche region.

    Story | Conversation | November 25, 2014
  3. Alberto Contador wins Velo d'Or award as top cyclist of 2014

    Tour of Spain champion Alberto Contador has capped his tumultuous season by winning the Velo d'Or award as the best rider of 2014.

    Story | Conversation | October 29, 2014
  4. Former Tour de France winner Andy Schleck retires

    Former Tour de France winner Andy Schleck retired from cycling on Thursday, three months after crashing and pulling out of cycling's premier event with a knee injury.

    Story | Conversation | October 09, 2014
  5. Alberto Contador wins Spanish Vuelta

    Alberto Contador won the Spanish Vuelta for a third time on Sunday after protecting his lead on the 21st and final stage, giving the Spaniard his sixth grand tour title.

    Story | Conversation | September 14, 2014
  6. Tour de France had zero positive tests for doping, UCI says

    The International Cycling Union says there were no positive doping tests at this year's Tour de France, after more than 700 blood and urine samples were collected by the Cycling Anti-Doping Foundation.

    Story | Conversation | September 02, 2014
  7. Chris Froome to compete in Spanish Vuelta

    Chris Froome will compete in the Spanish Vuelta after recovering from wrist and hand fractures that forced him to withdraw from the Tour de France.

    Story | Conversation | August 18, 2014
  8. Alberto Contador to ride in Vuelta after crash in Tour

    Alberto Contador says he will compete in the Spanish Vuelta after recovering from a fall that forced him to withdraw from the Tour de France.

    Story | Conversation | August 14, 2014
  9. Italy court reopens probe into death of Marco Pantani

    Italian prosecutors have reopened an investigation into the death of cyclist Marco Pantani after his family presented evidence contending the former Tour de France winner was murdered.

    Story | Conversation | August 04, 2014
  10. Vincenzo Nibali wins Tour de France

    Italy's Vincenzo Nibali has won the Tour de France, becoming the first Italian to win cycling's greatest race in 16 years by chiseling a lead over his main rivals a few seconds at a time and dominating them in the mountains.

    Story | Conversation | July 27, 2014
  11. Marianne Vos wins inaugural women's race at Tour de France

    Marianne Vos of the Netherlands has won the inaugural women's version of the Tour de France on Sunday, a 55-mile (88.5 km) circuit on the famous cobblestones of Paris' Champs-Elysees.

    Story | Conversation | July 27, 2014
  12. Vincenzo Nibali set to win Tour de France; Tony Martin wins time ...

    Vincenzo Nibali confirmed he will win the Tour de France by retaining a lead of several minutes from the penultimate stage, a time trial won by German speedster Tony Martin.

    Story | Conversation | July 26, 2014
  13. 2014 Tour de France -- Ramunas Navardauskas wins Stage 19, Vincen...

    Ramunas Navardauskas gave Lithuania and his American team a stage victory Friday at the Tour de France. Now cycling's great showcase is reduced to this -- the race for second place behind Vincenzo Nibali.

    Story | Conversation | July 25, 2014
  14. 2014 Tour de France -- Vincenzo Nibali wins 18th stage to extend ...

    As his team hoped, Vincenzo Nibali demonstrated he's the "boss" of the Tour de France. Just don't compare him to the last rider to regularly bear that sobriquet at cycling's greatest race, Lance Armstrong.

    Story | Conversation | July 24, 2014
  15. Endurance sports -- Carmen Small's road to Paris is marked by cha...

    Bonnie D. Ford

    Carmen Small's journey toward La Course by Le Tour de France has taken her from a home affected by addiction to a job as a math teacher to being a caretaker for her two nieces, with her athletic obsessions competing for time all along, writes Bonnie D. Ford.

    Story | Conversation | July 23, 2014
  16. 2014 Tour de France -- Rafal Majka wins 17th stage

    On the last of four Pyrenees ascents, Rafal Majka winked at a French TV camera and tugged playfully at a motorcycle's antenna.

    Story | Conversation | July 23, 2014