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#Tour de France

# tour-de-france - Sunday 26 July, 2015

Paris police open fire on car that tries to crash through Tour de France barricade

Tour de France race director Thierry Gouvenou said he didn’t foresee any impact on the race.

# tour-de-france - Saturday 25 July, 2015

From The42 Chris Froome will make history tomorrow by winning his second Tour de France C'est Ca!

Chris Froome will make history tomorrow by winning his second Tour de France

Team Sky rider to become the first Brit to win the race twice.

From The42 Irish cycling fans ready to turn Tour de France's most famous climb green - again Green Army

Irish cycling fans ready to turn Tour de France's most famous climb green - again

The iconic Alpe d’Huez climb is the penultimate stage of this year’s Tour.

# tour-de-france - Friday 24 July, 2015

From The42 Froome: 'You don't do that to the race leader, it's not sportsmanlike' Held Up

Froome: 'You don't do that to the race leader, it's not sportsmanlike'

The Tour de France leader wasn’t too happy with today’s stage winner Vincenzo Nibali.

# tour-de-france - Thursday 23 July, 2015

From The42 'I couldn’t even walk to the dinner table' - Why Sam Bennett quit the Tour de France Rough Ride

'I couldn’t even walk to the dinner table' - Why Sam Bennett quit the Tour de France

Irish youngster reveals the physical toll that the race took on him.

From The42 'I wouldn't have a clue about power wattage' - David Walsh Big Data

'I wouldn't have a clue about power wattage' - David Walsh

The journalist was speaking to Off The Ball last night.

# tour-de-france - Wednesday 22 July, 2015

From The42 One of Ireland's three Tour de France participants dropped out today Abandonné

One of Ireland's three Tour de France participants dropped out today

Sam Bennett had been Lanterne Rouge.

# tour-de-france - Tuesday 21 July, 2015

From The42 Sky share Chris Froome performance data in bid to quash 'wildly wrong' claims For The Record

Sky share Chris Froome performance data in bid to quash 'wildly wrong' claims

Dave Brailsford says Froome’s numbers aren’t nearly as high as many are claiming.

# tour-de-france - Monday 20 July, 2015

From The42 Sky rider somehow finished his Tour de France stage after this awful crash Ouch!

Sky rider somehow finished his Tour de France stage after this awful crash

Thomas hit a telegraph pole after being hit by another rider.

# tour-de-france - Saturday 18 July, 2015

From The42 Froome has urine thrown at his face during Tour de France stage after team-mate punched Unsavoury

Froome has urine thrown at his face during Tour de France stage after team-mate punched

Stephen Cummings was today’s stage winner.

# tour-de-france - Thursday 16 July, 2015

From The42 Lance Armstrong embarks on controversial Tour de France stage Return

Lance Armstrong embarks on controversial Tour de France stage

The 43-year-old American, who himself is a cancer survivor, stressed he was riding for a “great cause”.

# tour-de-france - Wednesday 15 July, 2015

From The42 Dan Martin put in another superb performance at the Tour de France today Chapeau

Dan Martin put in another superb performance at the Tour de France today

Second again for Martin as Chris Froome retains his yellow jersey lead.

From The42 Disgraced Lance Armstrong back on the Tour de France route Controversial

Disgraced Lance Armstrong back on the Tour de France route

The president of the UCI has warned that the American cyclist “may not get quite the welcome he would like”.

# tour-de-france - Tuesday 14 July, 2015

From The42 Lance Armstrong just questioned if the Tour de France leader is 'too strong to be clean' Accusations

Lance Armstrong just questioned if the Tour de France leader is 'too strong to be clean'

The disgraced former cyclist insisted he wasn’t accusing anyone.

From The42 We’ll Leave it There So: Duffer is a Hoop, Sterling's big money move and today's sport Tuesday

We’ll Leave it There So: Duffer is a Hoop, Sterling's big money move and today's sport

There’s also news on Davy Fitzgerald’s future, while the Irish rugby team unveil their new jersey.

From The42 Froome forced to field questions about doping after scintillating Tour de France stage win TDF

Froome forced to field questions about doping after scintillating Tour de France stage win

The Team Sky rider blew everyone else away.

# tour-de-france - Monday 13 July, 2015

From The42 Ivan Basso pulls out of Tour de France after testicular cancer diagnosis Diagnosis

Ivan Basso pulls out of Tour de France after testicular cancer diagnosis

The former Giro champ revealed the news today.

# tour-de-france - Sunday 12 July, 2015

From The42 Nicolas Roche left distraught as 'dream of Tour de France stage win' slips through his grasp Le Tour

# tour-de-france - Saturday 11 July, 2015

From The42 Ireland's Dan Martin falls agonisingly short of winning today's Tour de France stage So So Close

Ireland's Dan Martin falls agonisingly short of winning today's Tour de France stage

Nicolas Roche and Sam Bennett were eight minutes behind.

# tour-de-france - Friday 10 July, 2015

From The42 The Tour de France will start without a yellow jersey today TDF

The Tour de France will start without a yellow jersey today

Despite heading the Tour de France following Tony Martin’s withdrawal, Chris Froome will not wear the yellow jersey.

# tour-de-france - Thursday 9 July, 2015

From The42 Tour de France leader breaks collarbone in dramatic crash 900m from finish line Slip Up This post contains videos

Tour de France leader breaks collarbone in dramatic crash 900m from finish line

There was a first stage victory for Zdenek Stybar as a late mistake thwarted yellow jersey holder Tony Martin.

# tour-de-france - Tuesday 7 July, 2015

From The42 Tour de France rider breaks his back in crazy crash - and still finishes the stage Man Of Steel

Tour de France rider breaks his back in crazy crash - and still finishes the stage

Fabian Cancellara was forced to abandon after Monday’s stage for treatment on his broken vertebrae.

From The42 10 of the most memorable Irish fans abroad Good Times

10 of the most memorable Irish fans abroad

Featuring Eamon Keegan, Darren Clarke and more (in)famous moments.

From The42 'Pure happiness' for Martin* as he triumphs at Tour de France stage 4 As It Stands

'Pure happiness' for Martin* as he triumphs at Tour de France stage 4

*Not the one you’re thinking of.

# tour-de-france - Monday 6 July, 2015

From The42 Dan Martin escapes carnage of horrific crash to finish 4th in today's Tour de France stage Le Tour

Dan Martin escapes carnage of horrific crash to finish 4th in today's Tour de France stage

The day was marred by the high-speed collision involving 20 riders.

# tour-de-france - Sunday 5 July, 2015

From The42 Cavendish hits out at social media "imbeciles" after failed attack on Day 2 of Tour Leave Mark Alone!

# tour-de-france - Saturday 4 July, 2015

From The42 No birthday cheer for Nicolas Roche as records broken on opening day of Tour de France Le Tour

No birthday cheer for Nicolas Roche as records broken on opening day of Tour de France

Dan Martin and Sam Bennett also finished well down the field.

From The42 GoPro is about to forever change how we watch the Tour de France Pov

GoPro is about to forever change how we watch the Tour de France

The race gets underway today.

# tour-de-france - Thursday 2 July, 2015

From The42 Can anyone stop 'va va Froome' in this year's Tour de France? Maillot Jaune

Can anyone stop 'va va Froome' in this year's Tour de France?

We take a look at the leading contenders for the yellow jersey in 2015.

From The42 How many slices of pizza could a Tour De France cyclist eat per day? Munchies

# tour-de-france - Monday 29 June, 2015

From The42 Ireland's Nico Roche will be Team Sky's 'road captain' for this year's Tour De France Team News

Ireland's Nico Roche will be Team Sky's 'road captain' for this year's Tour De France

The Irishman will attempt to help Chris Froome win a second Tour title.

# tour-de-france - Sunday 28 June, 2015

From The42 Where are they now? The Lance Armstrong team that dominated the Tour de France Fyi

Where are they now? The Lance Armstrong team that dominated the Tour de France

With the annual race beginning next week, we take a look at some of its most infamous competitors.

# tour-de-france - Thursday 25 June, 2015

From The42 5 things that secretly annoy all cyclists On Yer Bike

5 things that secretly annoy all cyclists

No, we don’t race in the Tour De France.

From The42 The No 1 American rider at the Tour de France explains why he has no problem training with Lance Armstrong Le Tour

# tour-de-france - Sunday 31 May, 2015

Former Presidential contender John Kerry has fallen off his bike and will be leaving Europe

He made it through Vietnam, but a cycling accident in Switzerland proved too much.

# tour-de-france - Thursday 7 May, 2015

From The42 5 problems that only cyclists can relate to Fitness

5 problems that only cyclists can relate to

‘Doing the Tour de France are you?’

# tour-de-france - Wednesday 25 February, 2015

From The42 Stephen Roche's teenage son set to race with Irish team Not Nico

Stephen Roche's teenage son set to race with Irish team

16-year-old Alexis will be one of three French-based riders joining Magnetic.ie – Nicolas Roche Performance Team.

# tour-de-france - Thursday 19 February, 2015

From The42 Lance Armstrong fined €210 and avoids court over car crash Fine

Lance Armstrong fined €210 and avoids court over car crash

The cyclist has entered a guilty plea to diminished charges in relation to a driving incident.

# tour-de-france - Monday 16 February, 2015

From The42 Hopefully Lance has $10 million lying around because that’s what his lies have just cost him Payout

Hopefully Lance has $10 million lying around because that’s what his lies have just cost him

The disgraced cyclist has to pay back bonuses given to him during his career.

# tour-de-france - Monday 26 January, 2015

From The42 One of the most hated men in sports is back on our screens this week... not much has changed The Interview