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There will be only 33 miles of time-trialing in 2014 — all on a penultimate stage through foie gras country in southwest France on July 26. That is the smallest time-trial total since the specialist discipline was introduced at the 1934 Tour.
Gerrans looked to have the finish line in sight with about 100 meters to go, but Sagan had a late sprint and almost caught him. But Gerrans dug deep to clinch his second career Tour stage win. Spaniard Jose Joaquin Rojas finished third.
Seven lines of blanks. From 1999 to 2005. There will be no Tour de France winner in the record book for those years.
The final word on Lance Armstrong's seven Tour de France titles could come Monday when cycling's governing body gives its response to the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency report that paints the American as a longtime drug cheat.
The Tour de France will have no official winner for the seven races from 1999-2005 if Lance Armstrong is stripped of his victories by the International Cycling Union.
This year's Tour de France was marked by rivalry, battles, reconciliation and cheering crowds.
Close the book on the Lance Armstrong era at the Tour de France. He has.
GOURETTE, France — Tour de France leader Michael Rasmussen was removed from the race by his team after winning yesterday's stage, the biggest blow yet in cycling's doping-tainted premier event.