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  • Ulissi suspended again after positive Giro test

    Diego Ulissi was provisionally suspended by his Lampre team on Tuesday for the second time after disciplinary proceedings were opened against the Italian rider who failed a dope test at the Giro d'Italia. Ulissi had been provisionally suspended by Lampre in June after he tested positive for the…

  • Cookson calls women's uniforms 'unacceptable'

    Cookson calls women's uniforms 'unacceptable' AIGLE, Switzerland (AP) — Flesh-colored uniforms worn by a Colombian women's cycling team were "unacceptable," according to the International Cycling Union president. UCI President Brian Cookson wrote on his Twitter account that "it is unacceptable by…

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  • World's Best Beginner Bike? 2015 Honda CBR300R

    Let’s get this out of the way: the 2015 Honda CBR300R might just be the world’s best starter bike... well, maybe; Maybe the CBR300F - the forthcoming naked version - would be a better beginner bike? There are a zillion factors that play into making a great beginner bike.

  • Speed-driven Aussie cycling given funding lifeline

    By Ian Ransom MELBOURNE (Reuters) - Cash-strapped national governing body Cycling Australia has had a board shake-out and received a A$2 million (US$1.81 million) lifeline to keep its Olympic programme on track after battling back from virtual insolvency. Former International Cricket Council boss…

  • Bouhanni headlines strong French team at worlds

    Bouhanni headlines strong French team at worldsPARIS (AP) — Top sprinter Nacer Bouhanni features in a strong French team for cycling's world championships in Spain.Bouhanni enjoyed a breakthrough season this year, winning three stages of the Giro d'Italia

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  • Contador's Vuelta victory sets up thrilling 2015 Tour

    Contador's Vuelta victory sets up thrilling 2015 Tour Santiago de Compostela (Spain) (AFP) - Alberto Contador's Vuelta a Espana victory was not just significant for this season but also helps to set up a potentially thrilling 2015 Tour de France. As long as no-one suffers any debilitating injuries,…