Posts Tagged Road cycling

Rohan Dennis wins Tour Down Under

ADELAIDE, Australia (AP) — Australia’s Rohan Dennis won the Tour Down Under cycle race on Sunday when his United States-based BMC team helped him defend a two-second lead on the 90-kilometer (56-mile) final stage around the streets of Adelaide.

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Tour of California announces team lineup for 2015 edition

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Sprint stars Peter Sagan and Marcel Kittel will continue their budding rivalry at the Tour of California, the eight-day stage race and key Tour de France prep scheduled to begin May 10.

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Former Rabobank doctor banned for life for doping violations

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — Former Rabobank cycling team doctor Geert Leinders was banned for life on Thursday for multiple doping violations during his time with the Dutch squad.

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Italian cyclist Diego Ulissi suspended 9 months for doping

PARIS (AP) — Italian cyclist Diego Ulissi has been suspended nine months by the Swiss Olympic Committee after testing positive for banned substance salbutamol during last year’s Giro d’Italia.

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