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  • Quintana in Vuelta command after Contador causes havoc

    ARAMON VALDELINARES Spain (Reuters) - Colombian Nairo Quintana snatched the overall leader's red jersey at the Tour of Spain on Sunday after Alberto Contador's late attack caused havoc in a group of favorites on the ninth stage. Spain's Contador jumped...
  • Factbox on sports at the 2014 Asian Games in Incheon

    (Reuters) - Factbox on the sports events at the 2014 Asian Games in Incheon, South Korea from September 9-October 4: AQUATICS SWIMMING - The swimming events will take place at the Munhak Park Tae-hwan Aquatics Center, named after South Korea's 2008...
  • Contador frustrated but retains lead in Tour of Spain

    LAGOS DE COVADONGA Spain (Reuters) - Poland's Przemyslaw Niemiec won the 15th stage of the Tour of Spain as Alberto Contador moved further ahead of Britain's Chris Froome at the end of a grueling final ascent on Sunday. Spaniard Contador, who retained...
  • Cycling: Contador sits out 'unsuitable' world championships

    (Reuters) - Tour of Spain overall leader Alberto Contador will sit out this month's world championships because the route does not suit him, the Spaniard said on Tuesday. "The route does not suit me so I prefer to give my spot to another rider," Contador...
  • Nibali's journey from Sicily ends in yellow in Paris

    PARIS - Thirteen years ago, Vincenzo Nibali packed his bags and left his home in Sicily to start the journey that led him to a triumphant ride on the Champs Elysees on Sunday as Tour de France champion. The 29-year-old Italian, as soft-spoken in life as...
  • Invest for cycling success, UCI president tells China

    NANJING China (Reuters) - Emulating British cycling success on the Olympic stage will not come cheap but China has the potential to be a major player in the sport if it commits the proper investment, International Cycling Union (UCI) president Brian...
  • France to host 2015 track world championships

    (Reuters) - Paris will host the 2015 track cycling world championships, the International Cycling Union (UCI) said on Wednesday. It will be hosted at France's new National Velodrome in Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines on Feb. 18-22. "We were very impressed...
  • Kreuziger appeal against ban turned down by CAS

    (Reuters) - Czech rider Roman Kreuziger's appeal against a provisional suspension for suspected doping has been dismissed by the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS), ruling him out of this month's Vuelta. Kreuziger, a team mate of Spain's Alberto...
  • Running: Matt McElroy near a transition

    Running: Matt McElroy near a transition
    There are many races, and even workout sessions, that Matt McElroy has learned from. But there was one, back in December 2009 that sticks out and provided him with a great deal of confidence. And, he didn't even win. McElroy, a former standout runner...
  • Heading for middle age? Bring your sneakers to cut breast cancer risk

    Heading for middle age? Bring your sneakers to cut breast cancer risk
    For women past childbearing age, a new study finds that a modest amount of exercise -- four hours a week of walking or more intensive physical activity such as cycling for just two hours a week -- drives down breast cancer risk by roughly 10%. If...
  • Philadelphia team dominates Rodale Corporate Challenge cycling race

    If, a few years from now, there's a budding cycling rivalry between the Lehigh Valley and Philadelphia, it'll primarily be because Lisa Nutter coaxed her husband to make the ride to Trexlertown to watch her ride the past two years. Lisa Nutter's...