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  • Brandle beats Voigt's hour record

    Austrian rider Matthias Brandle broke cycling's historic hour record on Thursday after covering a distance of 51.852 kilometers at the UCI Velodrome. The 24-year-old Brandle, the Austrian time trial champion, eclipsed Jens Voigt's mark of 51.1 kilometers, improving his record by 742 meters. ''In…

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  • Contador wins Velo d'Or award

    PARIS (AP) -- Tour of Spain champion Alberto Contador has capped his tumultuous season by winning the Velo d'Or award as the best rider of 2014.

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  • Team of disgraced Tour leader Rasmussen closes

    COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — A second-tier UCI professional continental team captained by disgraced Danish rider Michael Rasmussen, is closing, the team said Wednesday.

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