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#Cycling

# cycling - Thursday 3 October, 2013

From The Score Nicolas Roche: ‘I put personal ambition aside at the Tour — but I knew I’d get my chance at the Vuelta’ Interview

Nicolas Roche: ‘I put personal ambition aside at the Tour — but I knew I’d get my chance at the Vuelta’

Roche looks back on the success of his first season with Saxo-Tinkoff and his relationship with team manager Bjarne Riis.

# cycling - Sunday 29 September, 2013

From The Score Miserable day for the Irish as rain causes havoc at World Road Championships Downpour

Miserable day for the Irish as rain causes havoc at World Road Championships

The difficult conditions forced many of the riders into retirement in Florence this afternoon.

# cycling - Friday 27 September, 2013

From The Score New cycling boss wants Lance Armstrong to help with ‘truth and reconciliation’ process Change

New cycling boss wants Lance Armstrong to help with ‘truth and reconciliation’ process

Former GB Cycling head Brian Cookson beat Pat McQuaid in today’s UCI Presidential Election.

From The Score Lance Armstrong and Twitter react to news that Pat McQuaid has lost his UCI presidency Cycling This post contains images

Lance Armstrong and Twitter react to news that Pat McQuaid has lost his UCI presidency

The Dubliner was beaten by British Cycling’s Brian Cookson in a vote this afternoon.

From The Score McQuaid defeated in UCI presidential vote Administration

McQuaid defeated in UCI presidential vote

Brian Cookson won today’s election 24-18 in Florence.

# cycling - Wednesday 25 September, 2013

From The Score Nico Roche impresses in time trial at world championships in Italy Worldy

Nico Roche impresses in time trial at world championships in Italy

But German Tony Martin defended his title.

# cycling - Tuesday 24 September, 2013

From The Daily Edge Real life hero confronts bike thief and wins The Bicycle Thief

Real life hero confronts bike thief and wins

If you’ve ever had a bike stolen, you’ll find this deeply satisfying.

From The Score UCI presidency duel to cast shadow over the rainbow Sprint Finish

UCI presidency duel to cast shadow over the rainbow

Dubliner Pat McQuaid is expected to lose out to Brian Cookson on Friday.

# cycling - Sunday 22 September, 2013

From The Score Second place for Irish rider Sam Bennett in Tour of Britain’s final stage Cycling

Second place for Irish rider Sam Bennett in Tour of Britain’s final stage

An Post Chain Reaction rider finished behind Mark Cavendish today.

# cycling - Saturday 21 September, 2013

From The Score 123 hours, 2200 kilometres (and 4 hours’ sleep): a gruelling tale from the Race Around Ireland Marathon Man

123 hours, 2200 kilometres (and 4 hours’ sleep): a gruelling tale from the Race Around Ireland

Meath’s Ciaran O’Reilly finished third in this year’s Race Around Ireland, an ultra-marathon cycling event.

# cycling - Friday 20 September, 2013

From The Score Look how happy Sam Bennett’s team manager is after Tour of Britain stage win Joy

Look how happy Sam Bennett’s team manager is after Tour of Britain stage win

Kurt Bogaerts from An Post Chain Reaction gets emotional after Bennett triumphs.

# cycling - Thursday 19 September, 2013

From The Score Irishman Sam Bennett wins stage on the Tour of Britain Cycling

Irishman Sam Bennett wins stage on the Tour of Britain

Riding for the An Post Chain Reaction team, the 22-year-old won the fifth stage.

# cycling - Tuesday 17 September, 2013

From The Score Pantani mother suspects foul play over cycling star’s death Vicious Cycle

Pantani mother suspects foul play over cycling star’s death

The iconic Italian officially died of a cocaine overdose on Valentine’s Day, 2004.

# cycling - Monday 16 September, 2013

From The Score Chris Horner team defend doping test claims, threaten action Cycling

Chris Horner team defend doping test claims, threaten action

The newly-crowned Vuelta champion changed hotel to stay with his wife, they say.

# cycling - Sunday 15 September, 2013

From The Score Podium dreams slip from Roche’s grasp as Horner eyes history Top Five

Podium dreams slip from Roche’s grasp as Horner eyes history

The Irishman lost vital time on the leaders in Vuelta a Espana on Saturday.

# cycling - Friday 13 September, 2013

From The Score Lance Armstrong returns Olympic bronze medal Return To Sender

Lance Armstrong returns Olympic bronze medal

The disgraced former Tour legend has yet more room on his mantlepiece today.

# cycling - Thursday 12 September, 2013

From The Score Bradley Wiggins ‘almost quit 2012 Tour’, claims Team Sky’s Yates Wiggo

Bradley Wiggins ‘almost quit 2012 Tour’, claims Team Sky’s Yates

Wiggins sent a text after Chris Froome’s unexpected attack saying it’d be better if he went home.

# cycling - Wednesday 11 September, 2013

From The Score Nicolas Roche moves up to 5th on good day at the Vuelta Cycling

Nicolas Roche moves up to 5th on good day at the Vuelta

Roche finished 10th overall on today’s 18th stage, won by Bauke Mollema.

Plans launched for major cycle network in Greater Dublin Area

The National Tarnsport Authority has encouraged public to review the plans and get involved in the consultation process.

# cycling - Monday 9 September, 2013

From The Score Barguil takes stage 16 as Roche gains six seconds on lead Progress

Barguil takes stage 16 as Roche gains six seconds on lead

The Irish cyclist finished 22nd today, leaving him in sixth place on the overall leaderboard.

# cycling - Sunday 8 September, 2013

From The Score Geniez wins 15th stage as Roche finishes third at Vuelta As It Stands

Geniez wins 15th stage as Roche finishes third at Vuelta

Giro d’Italia winner Vincenzo Nibali maintained his lead in the overall classification.

# cycling - Saturday 7 September, 2013

From The Score Disastrous day for Roche at Vuelta as Ratto takes 14th stage Disappointment

Disastrous day for Roche at Vuelta as Ratto takes 14th stage

The Irish cyclist is now more than four minutes off the lead following a sub-par display.

# cycling - Wednesday 4 September, 2013

From The Score Nicolas Roche back up to second overall at Vuelta after time trial efforts Nico

Nicolas Roche back up to second overall at Vuelta after time trial efforts

The Irishman put in an impressive time trial performance this afernoon.

From The Score Judge orders Lance Armstrong to answer doping questions Vicious Cycle

Judge orders Lance Armstrong to answer doping questions

One insurer wants to know when Pat McQuaid first learned of Armstrong’s doping.

# cycling - Monday 2 September, 2013

From The Score Vuelta hopes fading for Nicolas Roche as he drops back to 3rd Tour Of Spain

Vuelta hopes fading for Nicolas Roche as he drops back to 3rd

The red jersey has passed from Daniel Moreno to American veteran Christopher Horner.

# cycling - Sunday 1 September, 2013

From The Score Nicolas Roche denied Vuelta lead by 1 second after thrilling finish Every Second Counts

Nicolas Roche denied Vuelta lead by 1 second after thrilling finish

The red jersey now goes to Daniel Moreno but Roche is well in the hunt for podium-topping glory.

# cycling - Saturday 31 August, 2013

From The Score Nicolas Roche says leading Vuelta is ‘like a dream’ Reaction

Nicolas Roche says leading Vuelta is ‘like a dream’

“Every year I come to the Tour of Spain I think about having the red jersey for one day and it is incredible to do it,” he said.

From The Score VIDEO: Roche finishes third amid thrilling Vuelta climax Success

VIDEO: Roche finishes third amid thrilling Vuelta climax

Relive the final few moments of a historic day for Irish cycling in Spain.

From The Score Martin critical of UCI representatives after ‘most painful’ crash Tour Of Spain

Martin critical of UCI representatives after ‘most painful’ crash

The Garmin-Sharp rider suffered a concussion and serious abrasions 11 kilometres from the finish yesterday.

# cycling - Friday 30 August, 2013

From The Score Don’t touch that dial… here’s the sport on TV this weekend Sport On TV

Don’t touch that dial… here’s the sport on TV this weekend

Turn the phone off and get the slippers on.

# cycling - Monday 26 August, 2013

From The Score Martin & Roche both finish in top 10 on Stage 3 of the Vuelta La Vuelta

Martin & Roche both finish in top 10 on Stage 3 of the Vuelta

Both finished 3 seconds down with Martin 5th and Roche 9th.

# cycling - Sunday 25 August, 2013

From The Score ‘An incredible day’: Nicolas Roche takes stage 2 of La Vuelta Vuelta A Espana

‘An incredible day’: Nicolas Roche takes stage 2 of La Vuelta

The Irishman finished the climb to Baiona two seconds clear of Daniel Moreno.

Lance Armstrong pays the Sunday Times back

The publication was forced to give the disgraced cyclist £300,000 in a 2006 court decision

# cycling - Saturday 24 August, 2013

From The Score ‘The sport is suffering’: Jaimie Fuller and the battle to change cycling Focus

‘The sport is suffering’: Jaimie Fuller and the battle to change cycling

SKINS chairman Jaimie Fuller meets TheScore.ie to talk about cycling’s sickness, the UCI Presidential race, and why he chose to get involved.

# cycling - Wednesday 21 August, 2013

From The Score Swiss collapse puts McQuaid in ‘a very difficult position’ — Cookson UCI Presidential Race

Swiss collapse puts McQuaid in ‘a very difficult position’ — Cookson

UCI President Pat McQuaid’s re-election bid now hinges on a disputed joint nomination from the Thai and Moroccan Cycling Federations.

# cycling - Tuesday 20 August, 2013

From The Score Sean Kelly: Readers are not interested in half an autobiography about doping Hunger Pains

Sean Kelly: Readers are not interested in half an autobiography about doping

The former number one cyclist in the world spoke to Second Captains about details in his book ‘Hunger’.

# cycling - Monday 19 August, 2013

Limerick bike scheme to be launched next autumn

The scheme is styled on the Dublin Bikes Scheme, which has recorded over three million journeys since its launch.

# cycling - Monday 12 August, 2013

From The Score Opinion: Drugs aren’t the real problem in sport, hoping they don’t exist is Denial

Opinion: Drugs aren’t the real problem in sport, hoping they don’t exist is

With PEDs once again making headlines in baseball, it’d be foolish to think your favourite sport is clean.

# cycling - Wednesday 31 July, 2013

From The Score McQuaid insists he’s not breaking any rules in re-election bid UCI

McQuaid insists he’s not breaking any rules in re-election bid

The Irishman has responded to Brian Cookson’s claims that he is acting out of desperation.

# cycling - Tuesday 30 July, 2013

From The Score Pat McQuaid ‘desperate’ as election rival hits out at proposed changes to presidential race Vicious Cycle

Pat McQuaid ‘desperate’ as election rival hits out at proposed changes to presidential race

The rule change ‘smacks of attempted dictatorship,’ says the British candidate.