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#Tour de France

# tour-de-france - Last month October 2022

Mountains dominate Tour de France route for 2023
# Cycling
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# Cycling

Mountains dominate Tour de France route for 2023

Oct 27th 2022, 2:19 PM 3,227 Views 1 Comment

Next summer’s race could favour climbers such as 2019 champion Egan Bernal.

Irish intentions - Agreement on joint North-South bid to host opening Tour de France stages
# Grand Plans
From The42
# Grand Plans

Irish intentions - Agreement on joint North-South bid to host opening Tour de France stages

Oct 19th 2022, 6:44 PM 6,515 Views 4 Comments

The 1998 Tour de France began in Dublin.

# tour-de-france - This year 2022

Cyclist Van der Poel pleads guilty to assault in Australia
# Incident
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# Incident

Cyclist Van der Poel pleads guilty to assault in Australia

Sep 26th 2022, 10:01 AM 6,700 Views 0 Comments

The 27-year-old was detained on the eve of Sunday’s elite road race at the world championships.

Quintana retrospectively disqualified from Tour de France over tramadol use
# Banned Substance
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# Banned Substance

Quintana retrospectively disqualified from Tour de France over tramadol use

Aug 17th 2022, 7:22 PM 6,380 Views 0 Comments

The former two-time runner-up, 32, finished sixth overall in the race.

Cycling star Egan Bernal to return seven months after he 'almost died' in horror crash
# Recovery
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# Recovery

Cycling star Egan Bernal to return seven months after he 'almost died' in horror crash

Aug 15th 2022, 2:48 PM 3,241 Views 2 Comments

The 25-year-old specialist climber needed multiple surgeries after breaking several ribs, a knee cap, a thigh bone, two vertebrae and a thumb.

Van Vleuten takes yellow jersey on women's Tour de France
# Going Well
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# Going Well

Van Vleuten takes yellow jersey on women's Tour de France

Jul 30th 2022, 5:11 PM 1,823 Views 0 Comments

Demi Vollering (SD Worx) finished second, 3mins 30sec behind, with Cecilie Uttrup Ludwig (FDJ-Suez) winning the sprint for third.

Leader Vos wins stage 6 of women's Tour de France
# In Command
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# In Command

Leader Vos wins stage 6 of women's Tour de France

Jul 29th 2022, 6:50 PM 1,497 Views 0 Comments

The 35-year-old Dutch rider edged out Marta Bastianelli and Lotte Kopecky in the sprint for the line.

Jasper Philipsen wins final stage as Jonas Vingegaard takes Tour de France crown
# Cycling
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# Cycling

Jasper Philipsen wins final stage as Jonas Vingegaard takes Tour de France crown

Jul 24th 2022, 8:19 PM 3,482 Views 0 Comments

Alpecin-Deceuninck’s Philipsen took his second victory of this Tour as he came around Dylan Groenewegen in the final few hundred metres.

Vingegaard virtually wraps up Tour de France title
# Great Dane
From The42
# Great Dane

Vingegaard virtually wraps up Tour de France title

Jul 23rd 2022, 5:53 PM 4,458 Views 2 Comments

The Dane only needs to cross the Champs-Elysees finish line in Paris on Sunday to guarantee the champion’s yellow jersey.

Laporte wins Tour de France stage 19 as Vingegaard stays in lead
# Home Win
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# Home Win

Laporte wins Tour de France stage 19 as Vingegaard stays in lead

Jul 22nd 2022, 5:07 PM 2,915 Views 0 Comments

He became the first Frenchman to win on this year’s Tour de France.

Vingegaard shows sportsmanship before beating Pogacar to put one hand on Tour de France title
# On The Brink
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# On The Brink

Vingegaard shows sportsmanship before beating Pogacar to put one hand on Tour de France title

Jul 21st 2022, 5:41 PM 8,907 Views 6 Comments

The Dane showed class when he waited for defending champion after a fall before going on to beat Pogacar by over a minute.

Chris Froome forced out of Tour de France after positive test for Covid-19
# Over And Out
From The42
# Over And Out

Chris Froome forced out of Tour de France after positive test for Covid-19

Jul 21st 2022, 3:26 PM 2,143 Views 1 Comment

The 37-year-old is now targeting the Vuelta a Espana in August.

Defending champion Pogacar wins stage 17 of Le Tour but overall leader Vingegaard holds firm
# Pyrenees
From The42
# Pyrenees

Defending champion Pogacar wins stage 17 of Le Tour but overall leader Vingegaard holds firm

Jul 20th 2022, 5:27 PM 2,903 Views 0 Comments

Slovenian rider Pogacar now trails the Dane by two minutes and 18 seconds.

'I know he helped me' - Tearful Houle dedicates Tour de France stage win to late brother
# Houle Houle
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# Houle Houle

'I know he helped me' - Tearful Houle dedicates Tour de France stage win to late brother

Jul 19th 2022, 5:05 PM 3,890 Views 1 Comment

He became the first Canadian since Steve Bauer in 1988 to win a stage on the race.

Vingegaard loses key allies as Tour de France hits boiling point
# Hotting Up
From The42
# Hotting Up

Vingegaard loses key allies as Tour de France hits boiling point

Jul 17th 2022, 5:44 PM 6,124 Views 2 Comments

As temperatures hit 40-degrees, Vingegaard overcame a fall to keep hold of his lead.

Tour de France leader Jonas Vingegaard loses key ally Primoz Roglic to injury
# Recovery
From The42
# Recovery

Tour de France leader Jonas Vingegaard loses key ally Primoz Roglic to injury

Updated Jul 17th 2022, 11:05 AM 4,870 Views 2 Comments

The Slovenian rider, who finished runner up in 2020, laid out his reasons on the Jumbo-Visma team Twitter account.

Vingegaard holds off Pogacar in heated Tour de France duel
# Searing Heat
From The42
# Searing Heat

Vingegaard holds off Pogacar in heated Tour de France duel

Jul 16th 2022, 5:01 PM 3,944 Views 1 Comment

Australian Michael Matthews won the stage, a sizzling 192km run from Saint-Etienne.

Danish double as Pedersen and Vingegaard turn up Tour de France heat
# Stage 13
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# Stage 13

Danish double as Pedersen and Vingegaard turn up Tour de France heat

Jul 15th 2022, 7:07 PM 2,746 Views 0 Comments

Pederson became the third Dane to win a stage on this year’s Tour.

Tour de France explodes into life with Vingegaard's epic ride in the Alps
# Yellow Warning
From The42
# Yellow Warning

Tour de France explodes into life with Vingegaard's epic ride in the Alps

Jul 13th 2022, 5:13 PM 6,438 Views 5 Comments

Tadej Pogacar lost almost three minutes in the race for the yellow jersey.

Nielsen wins Tour de France stage 10, Pogacar retains lead
# Le Tour
From The42
# Le Tour

Nielsen wins Tour de France stage 10, Pogacar retains lead

Jul 12th 2022, 5:26 PM 2,510 Views 1 Comment

The Dane triumphed after a nail-biting cat-and-mouse struggle up the final section of the culminating 20km climb.

Luxembourg's Jungels powers to stage nine victory at Tour de France, Pogacar holds yellow jersey
# Cycling
From The42
# Cycling

Luxembourg's Jungels powers to stage nine victory at Tour de France, Pogacar holds yellow jersey

Jul 10th 2022, 6:20 PM 1,794 Views 1 Comment

Tadej Pogacar made a late burst for the line as the two-time defending champion further tightened his grip on the overall lead with a fifth-place finish.

Van Aert wins Tour de France stage eight, Pogacar holds lead
# As It Stands
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# As It Stands

Van Aert wins Tour de France stage eight, Pogacar holds lead

Jul 9th 2022, 5:08 PM 2,632 Views 0 Comments

The Belgian rider won on a late incline ahead of Australia’s pre-stage favourite Michael Matthews.

Tour de France hit by Covid as French rider and teammate of defending champion test positive
# Virus
From The42
# Virus

Tour de France hit by Covid as French rider and teammate of defending champion test positive

Updated Jul 9th 2022, 11:50 AM 3,844 Views 3 Comments

Geofrrey Bouchard of the AG2R team Vegard Stake Laengen have withdrawn from the Tour.

Pogacar triumphs on first Tour de France mountain
# Pog Form
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# Pog Form

Pogacar triumphs on first Tour de France mountain

Jul 8th 2022, 4:51 PM 2,556 Views 2 Comments

Pogacar overtook his key rival Jonas Vingegaard in a last-gasp burst.

Defending champion Pogacar takes Tour de France lead with stage six win
# It Was All Yellow
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# It Was All Yellow

Defending champion Pogacar takes Tour de France lead with stage six win

Jul 7th 2022, 4:39 PM 2,348 Views 1 Comment

Tadej Pogacar of the UAE Emirates team launched a blistering attack on a late climb to triumph.

Van Aert wins Tour de France stage four to extend overall lead
# Le Tour
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# Le Tour

Van Aert wins Tour de France stage four to extend overall lead

Jul 5th 2022, 5:02 PM 2,242 Views 1 Comment

The Belgian made a late solo break to triumph today.

Lampaert wins Tour de France opener in Copenhagen rain
# TDF
From The42
# TDF

Lampaert wins Tour de France opener in Copenhagen rain

Jul 1st 2022, 6:48 PM 2,660 Views 5 Comments

The Belgian will wear the overall leader’s jersey tomorrow.

Danish police raid hotel of Tour de France team Bahrain-Victorious
# Tour De France
From The42
# Tour De France

Danish police raid hotel of Tour de France team Bahrain-Victorious

Jun 30th 2022, 2:56 PM 5,646 Views 0 Comments

The police reportedly found nothing suspicious in their two-hour search.

Four-time champion Chris Froome to ride at Tour de France
# In The Mix
From The42
# In The Mix

Four-time champion Chris Froome to ride at Tour de France

Jun 22nd 2022, 9:44 PM 5,126 Views 8 Comments

The 37-year-old has struggled for form since suffering career-threatening injuries in June 2019.

# tour-de-france - Last year 2021

Fan who caused serious Tour de France crash goes on trial charged with endangering lives
# IN COURT
From The42
# IN COURT

Fan who caused serious Tour de France crash goes on trial charged with endangering lives

Oct 14th 2021, 12:29 PM 29,845 Views 0 Comments

The 31-year-old French woman, who went into hiding for four days after the incident, has told prosecutors of being ashamed at her ‘stupidity’.

Dan Martin announces retirement from professional cycling at the end of the season
# CALLING IT A DAY
From The42
# CALLING IT A DAY

Dan Martin announces retirement from professional cycling at the end of the season

Sep 4th 2021, 8:57 AM 6,629 Views 7 Comments

“I feel that the time is right to move on as I want to achieve so many other things in life,” said Martin.

Tadej Pogacar wins second successive Tour de France
# Back-to-back
From The42
# Back-to-back

Tadej Pogacar wins second successive Tour de France

Jul 18th 2021, 6:44 PM 4,436 Views 4 Comments

Jumbo’s Belgian rider Van Aert stormed past Briton Mark Cavendish to take the 21st stage.

Pogacar effectively seals second straight Tour de France title
# And It Was All Yellow
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# And It Was All Yellow

Pogacar effectively seals second straight Tour de France title

Jul 17th 2021, 5:38 PM 4,292 Views 2 Comments

Wout van Aert won Saturday’s time trial as the peloton heads for the Champs-Elysees on Sunday.

Matej Mohoric solos to victory as Mark Cavendish is left to wait for more history
# Flat Stage
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# Flat Stage

Matej Mohoric solos to victory as Mark Cavendish is left to wait for more history

Jul 16th 2021, 6:08 PM 2,263 Views 0 Comments

The Slovenian gave Bahrain Victorious their third win of the race just two days after their team hotel was searched by police as part of an anti-doping investigation.

Tadej Pogacar dominates in the mountains to close on Tour de France victory
# Tour De Force
From The42
# Tour De Force

Tadej Pogacar dominates in the mountains to close on Tour de France victory

Jul 15th 2021, 5:39 PM 2,580 Views 1 Comment

The defending champion claimed his second consecutive stage win on summit finishes by racing clear up Luz Ardiden.

Pogacar extends Tour de France lead, Martin moves up to 50th in general classification
# Le Tour
From The42
# Le Tour

Pogacar extends Tour de France lead, Martin moves up to 50th in general classification

Jul 14th 2021, 5:28 PM 2,224 Views 0 Comments

Pogacar was followed over the line by Jonas Vingegaard and Richard Carapaz on stage 17.

Ireland's Dan Martin finishes 8th as American Sepp Kuss wins stage 15
# As It Stands
From The42
# As It Stands

Ireland's Dan Martin finishes 8th as American Sepp Kuss wins stage 15

Jul 11th 2021, 6:19 PM 2,650 Views 0 Comments

Meanwhile, Tadej Pogacar retains the overall Tour de France lead.

Mollema wins Tour de France stage in Pyrenean foot-hills
# Le Tour
From The42
# Le Tour

Mollema wins Tour de France stage in Pyrenean foot-hills

Jul 10th 2021, 4:50 PM 1,973 Views 0 Comments

Tadej Pogacar hangs onto the yellow jersey.

Cavendish equals all-time record with another Tour de France stage victory
# Who's Eddy?
From The42
# Who's Eddy?

Cavendish equals all-time record with another Tour de France stage victory

Jul 9th 2021, 4:58 PM 3,635 Views 4 Comments

Today’s win at Carcassonne was the British sprinter’s fourth so far in the 2021 edition of the race.

Nils Politt breaks away to win Tour de France stage 12
# The Big Breakaway
From The42
# The Big Breakaway

Nils Politt breaks away to win Tour de France stage 12

Jul 8th 2021, 5:15 PM 2,519 Views 0 Comments

Tadej Pogacar retained his five-minute lead over his yellow jersey rivals.

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