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    British Canoeing announced on Friday that a member of its coaching team had resigned after an internal investigation which, media reports said, were into sexual misconduct allegations. The team won two golds and two silvers at the Rio Olympics, plus three golds and two bronzes in the Paralympics, but

  • Froome eyes historic double in 'vicious' Vuelta
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    Froome eyes historic double in 'vicious' Vuelta

    Chris Froome has set his sights on an historic double as the Tour de France champion confirmed he will race in the 'vicious' Vuelta a Espana. Froome claimed his fourth yellow jersey in Paris on Sunday and now he hopes to become the first rider in 22 years to win both the Tour and the Vuelta

  • Team orders cost me Tour de France podium, says angry Landa
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    Team orders cost me Tour de France podium, says angry Landa

    Team Sky rider Mikel Landa has spoken of his anger at missing out on the Tour de France podium by one second, saying he sacrificed his chances on the Col d'Izoard finish. Spaniard Landa came fourth overall, one second behind France's Romain Bardet, but says team orders meant he lost 12 seconds

  • Tour de France champion Froome to race in 'vicious' Vuelta
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    Tour de France champion Froome to race in 'vicious' Vuelta

    (Reuters) - Tour de France champion Chris Froome has confirmed he will take on a "vicious" Vuelta a Espana next month aiming to complete one of cycling's toughest doubles. Only two riders -- Jacques Anquetil and Bernard Hinault -- have won the Tour de France and Vuelta in the same year