Cycling

The complex workings of a Tour de France team

Just as eight riders help one man win the Maillot Jaune, it takes a near-batallion of support to make a Tour de France team function on a daily basis. And yet for all of the diligent work,...

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Tour de France 2014, Stage 8: Route, TV schedule

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The eighth stage of the 2014 Tour de France is set for Saturday.

Tour de France 2014 results and standings, Stage 7

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The seventh stage of the Tour de France had one of the closest finishes you'll ever see.

Tour de France Stage 7 preview, TV schedule

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The seventh stage of the 2014 Tour de France is set for Friday.

Greipel wins stage; Nibali wears yellow

Andre Greipel claimed the stage win, but Vincenzo Nibali still wears yellow after the sixth day.

Tour de France Stage 6 preview

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The riders trade out the bumpy route of Stage 5 for a smoother run in Stage 6.

Tour de France 2014 results and standings, Stage 5

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Lars Boom won a trecherous Stage 5, but Christopher Froome dropping out of the race was the biggest news of the day.

The Tour de France sacrifices a champion

Christopher Froome won't win a second straight Tour de France, despite entering the race as an overwhelming favorite, and that's exactly what a nasty Stage 5 demanded.

Froome abandons Tour de France

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Christopher Froome is out for the Tour de France, after a second nasty spill on Stage 5 BEFORE the cobbles began.

Tour de France Stage 5 route, TV schedule, more

Even though it is flat, the fifth stage will provide a tough test for riders.

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