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Schleck sets up Tour de France title showdownupdated: Fri Jul 22 2011 15:05:00

Andy Schleck is confident he can hold on to the Tour de France's coveted yellow jersey after Saturday's decisive time trial and win cycling's biggest race for the first time.

Andy Schleck wins on Galibier to revive Tour hopesupdated: Thu Jul 21 2011 16:43:00

Luxembourg's Andy Schleck dramatically revived his Tour de France hopes with a stunning victory on an epic 18th stage which finished at the summit of the imposing Col du Galibier.

Boasson Hagen wins stage as Voeckler holds onupdated: Wed Jul 20 2011 13:20:00

Norway's Edvald Boasson Hagen has won the 179km 17th stage of the Tour de France from Gap to Pinerolo in Italy, with Thomas Voeckler hanging onto his race leader's yellow jersey despite veering off the road in a dramatic descent to the finish.

Hushovd claims stage as Voeckler retains yellow jerseyupdated: Tue Jul 19 2011 13:10:00

Norwegian Thor Hushovd clinched his second stage victory of the 2011 Tour de France on Tuesday, while Frenchman Thomas Voeckler hung on to his overall lead.

Contador: I can still win the Tourupdated: Mon Jul 18 2011 15:30:00

Defending champion Alberto Contador is refusing to write off his victory chances in this year's Tour de France despite trailing surprise leader Thomas Voeckler by four minutes.

Cavendish sprints to stage win as Voeckler keeps Tour leadupdated: Sun Jul 17 2011 15:27:00

British cyclist Mark Cavendish extended his lead in the Tour de France's sprint standings with victory in Sunday's stage 15, while Thomas Voeckler retained his overall advantage.

Vanendert wins tough stage as Voeckler stays in yellowupdated: Sat Jul 16 2011 16:36:00

Jelle Vanendert of Belgium claimed victory in Saturday's arduous 14th stage of the Tour de France from Saint-Gaudens to the summit of Plateau de Beille, with Frenchman Thomas Voeckler hanging onto the race leader's yellow jersey.

Hushovd powers to Tour stage victoryupdated: Fri Jul 15 2011 12:44:00

World champion Thor Hushovd continued his superb Tour de France by powering to victory in Friday's 152.5km 13th stage of the race from Pau to Lourdes.

Sanchez wins first stage as champion Contador loses time in Tourupdated: Thu Jul 14 2011 14:43:00

Samuel Sanchez finally won his first stage at the Tour de France on Thursday, but the title hopes of his fellow Spanish cyclist Alberto Contador suffered a surprise blow as the race headed into the mountains.

Cavendish sprints to third win of this year's Tour de Franceupdated: Wed Jul 13 2011 12:17:00

Britain's Mark Cavendish put his previous day's disappointment behind him to win the 11th stage of the Tour de France in commanding fashion Wednesday.

Greipel outsprints Cavendish for maiden Tour winupdated: Wed Jul 13 2011 05:03:00

Germany's Andre Greipel denied arch-rival Mark Cavendish his third stage win of this year's Tour de France as he outsprinted him Tuesday for his maiden victory in cycling's premier race.

Voeckler takes yellow jersey after crashes mar Tour stageupdated: Sun Jul 10 2011 17:52:00

Frenchman Thomas Voeckler has taken the yellow jersey from Norway's Thor Hushovd after a dramatic ninth stage of the Tour de France which was marred by a series of crashes which led to two of the race favorites pulling out.

Contador sorry for Schleck controversyupdated: Tue Jul 20 2010 06:14:00

Defending champion Alberto Contador has issued an apology after he took advantage of his rival Andy Schleck's mechanical failure to seize the yellow jersey in the Tour de France.

Contador secures Paris-Nice successupdated: Sun Mar 14 2010 14:08:00

Tour de France champion Alberto Contador secured overall victory in the Paris-Nice stage race on Sunday, as Spanish riders filled the top three places.

Voeckler wins as Armstrong stays secondupdated: Wed Jul 08 2009 13:22:00

Thomas Voeckler won the fifth stage of the Tour de France as Lance Armstrong remained in second place in the overall standings behind Switzerland's Fabian Cancellara.

Menchov poised for Giro d'Italia victoryupdated: Sat May 30 2009 15:25:00

Russian cyclist Denis Menchov has extended his overall lead to 20 seconds ahead of Sunday's final stage of the Giro d'Italia.

Hushovd powers to Tour stage victoryupdated: Sun Jul 06 2008 12:42:00

Norwegian Thor Hushovd has won the 164.5km second stage of the Tour de France from Auray to Saint-Brieuc on Sunday.

German Wegmann takes Dauphine leadupdated: Mon Jun 05 2006 14:29:00

German Fabian Wegmann took the overall lead in the Dauphine Libere race on Monday after winning the first stage.

Ullrich gives Kloeden full backingupdated: Mon Jul 19 2004 14:02:00

Former Tour de France champion Jan Ullrich is giving carte blanche to his compatriot and T-Mobile team mate Andreas Kloeden in this year's race.

Moncoutie races away for Tour winupdated: Thu Jul 15 2004 15:26:00

France was celebrating another home success on Thursday as David Moncoutie seized his chance on familiar roads to win the 164-kilometer 11th stage from St Flour to Figeac.

Boonen secures action-packed stageupdated: Fri Jul 09 2004 05:28:00

Belgium's Tom Boonen won the 196-km sixth stage of the Tour de France, which was marred by a crash involving two thirds of the pack one kilometre before the finish in Angers.

O'Grady victory as Voeckler leadsupdated: Thu Jul 08 2004 12:19:00

Australian Stuart O'Grady won Thursday's fifth stage of the Tour de France as French champion Thomas Voeckler took the race leader's yellow jersey from Lance Armstrong.

Australian McGee wins Route du Sudupdated: Tue Jun 22 2004 13:09:00

Australian rider Bradley McGee, of the team, won the Route du Sud cycling race after Tuesday's 150.1-km fourth and final stage to Loudenvielle in France.

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