Posts Tagged Cycling

Cookson calls women’s uniforms ‘unacceptable’

AIGLE, Switzerland (AP) — The president of the International Cycling Union says the flesh-colored uniforms worn by a Colombian women’s cycling team are “unacceptable.”

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Contador wins Spanish Vuelta, his 6th grand tour

SANTIAGO DE COMPOSTELA, Spain (AP) — 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.

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Contador beats Froome to win Vuelta’s 20th stage

PUERTO DE ANCARES, Spain (AP) — Alberto Contador surged past Chris Froome to win the mountainous 20th stage of the Spanish Vuelta on Saturday and increase his lead of the grand tour heading into its final day.

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Italian cyclist Rabottini tests positive for EPO

AIGLE, Switzerland (AP) — Italian cyclist Matteo Rabottini has been provisionally suspended after testing positive for EPO in training.

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Hansen wins 19th stage, Contador leads Vuelta

CANGAS DO MORRAZO, Spain (AP) — Australian cyclist Adam Hansen won the hilly 19th stage of the Spanish Vuelta on Friday, while Alberto Contador maintained the red leader’s jersey with two days to go.

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