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# tdf - Saturday 10 July, 2021

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

Mollema wins Tour de France stage in Pyrenean foot-hills

Jul 10th 2021, 4:50 PM 1,930 Views 0 Comments

Tadej Pogacar hangs onto the yellow jersey.

# tdf - Tuesday 6 July, 2021

Cavendish wins Tour de France stage 10, needs one more to equal Merckx record
# Manx Missle
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# Manx Missle

Cavendish wins Tour de France stage 10, needs one more to equal Merckx record

Jul 6th 2021, 4:52 PM 4,431 Views 7 Comments

Cavendish keeps a firm grip on the green jersey.

# tdf - Saturday 26 June, 2021

Alaphilippe emerges from crash carnage with Tour de France lead
# No Home Comforts
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# No Home Comforts

Alaphilippe emerges from crash carnage with Tour de France lead

Jun 26th 2021, 4:56 PM 3,370 Views 4 Comments

The Frenchman dusted himself off from a fall to claim the first yellow jersey.

Spectator causes mass fall at Tour de France
# Timpiste
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# Timpiste

Spectator causes mass fall at Tour de France

Jun 26th 2021, 3:54 PM 15,448 Views 4 Comments

A fan brandishing a sign brought down German rider Tony Martin.

# tdf - Monday 21 September, 2020

Two people in police custody amid Tour de France doping probe
# Le Tour
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# Le Tour

Two people in police custody amid Tour de France doping probe

Sep 21st 2020, 7:55 PM 11,821 Views 22 Comments

An investigation is underway into a “small part” of the Arkea-Samsic team.

# tdf - Tuesday 15 September, 2020

Bennett maintains 45-point lead over Sagan as Roche earns top-10 finish on 16th stage
# Le Tour
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# Le Tour

Bennett maintains 45-point lead over Sagan as Roche earns top-10 finish on 16th stage

Sep 15th 2020, 5:36 PM 10,776 Views 5 Comments

German rider Lennard Kamna won the Tour de France’s medium mountain stage today.

# tdf - Tuesday 8 September, 2020

'Sorry, I don't mean to be a cry baby' - Bennett's emotional interview after Tour de France stage win
# Welling Up
From The42
# Welling Up

'Sorry, I don't mean to be a cry baby' - Bennett's emotional interview after Tour de France stage win

Sep 8th 2020, 5:30 PM 13,653 Views 10 Comments

There were teary eyes as the Irish rider got to grips with his historic achievement.

# tdf - Saturday 5 September, 2020

Yates clings to Tour de France lead amid mountain shake-up, Bennett claws back in green jersey battle
# Heating Up
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# Heating Up

Yates clings to Tour de France lead amid mountain shake-up, Bennett claws back in green jersey battle

Sep 5th 2020, 6:15 PM 10,642 Views 1 Comment

Sam Bennett and Nicolas Roche are flying the Irish flag.

# tdf - Sunday 30 August, 2020

Emotional Alaphilippe dedicates TDF stage win to his father's memory
# Maillot Jaune
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# Maillot Jaune

Emotional Alaphilippe dedicates TDF stage win to his father's memory

Aug 30th 2020, 7:01 PM 5,567 Views 9 Comments

Alaphilippe is making France dream of a home winner of Le Tour.

# tdf - Saturday 29 August, 2020

Kristoff sees off Sagan and Bennett in opening stage of Le Tour
# Grand Depart
From The42
# Grand Depart

Kristoff sees off Sagan and Bennett in opening stage of Le Tour

Aug 29th 2020, 5:31 PM 7,933 Views 9 Comments

Bennett came home fourth despite an early fall.

# tdf - Tuesday 14 April, 2020

Tour de France set to be postponed, cycling faces 'economic meltdown' if cancelled outright
# Le Tour
From The42
# Le Tour

Tour de France set to be postponed, cycling faces 'economic meltdown' if cancelled outright

Apr 14th 2020, 9:00 AM 4,256 Views 13 Comments

France has announced the suspension of all mass public gatherings until mid-July to curb the spread of Covid-19.

# tdf - Saturday 20 July, 2019

Pinot conquers Tourmalet as Thomas loses time
# TDF
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# TDF

Pinot conquers Tourmalet as Thomas loses time

Jul 20th 2019, 4:35 PM 7,768 Views 14 Comments

It was a hard day at the office for Dan Martin.

# tdf - Wednesday 17 July, 2019

Aussie rookie Ewan wins Tour bunch sprint in Toulouse
# TDF
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# TDF

Aussie rookie Ewan wins Tour bunch sprint in Toulouse

Jul 17th 2019, 5:43 PM 3,572 Views 0 Comments

Julian Alaphilippe kept the overall lead while Dan Martin came home in 20th today.

# tdf - Monday 15 July, 2019

Debutant Van Aert claims maiden Tour win as leader Alaphilippe sees rivals suffer
# TDF
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# TDF

Debutant Van Aert claims maiden Tour win as leader Alaphilippe sees rivals suffer

Jul 15th 2019, 7:48 PM 3,741 Views 2 Comments

Ireland’s Dan Martin put down a good day, while Nicolas Roche was also flying the flag.

# tdf - Friday 28 June, 2019

Ireland's Nico Roche gets another shot at Tour de France success
# TDF
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# TDF

Ireland's Nico Roche gets another shot at Tour de France success

Jun 28th 2019, 5:07 PM 7,574 Views 3 Comments

The 34-year-old is selected by Team Sunweb for next month’s Tour.

# tdf - Friday 20 July, 2018

Sagan wins Tour's 13th stage, Thomas still in yellow
# MAKE PARTY
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# MAKE PARTY

Sagan wins Tour's 13th stage, Thomas still in yellow

Jul 20th 2018, 4:50 PM 3,367 Views 4 Comments

Dan Martin is up to 13th in the overall classification meanwhile.

# tdf - Thursday 19 July, 2018

Thomas triumphs in yellow, but booed on Alpe d'Huez
# TDF
From The42
# TDF

Thomas triumphs in yellow, but booed on Alpe d'Huez

Jul 19th 2018, 5:47 PM 8,771 Views 18 Comments

Dan Martin came home in 12th on a dramtic day in the high mountains.

# tdf - Wednesday 18 July, 2018

Sky's Geraint Thomas soars to 11th stage and into Tour's yellow jersey
# TDF
From The42
# TDF

Sky's Geraint Thomas soars to 11th stage and into Tour's yellow jersey

Jul 18th 2018, 4:56 PM 6,817 Views 25 Comments

Dan Martin came home sixth.

# tdf - Saturday 22 July, 2017

Froome all but home and hosed for fourth title while Martin records best-ever Tour finish
# TDF
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# TDF

Froome all but home and hosed for fourth title while Martin records best-ever Tour finish

Jul 22nd 2017, 5:44 PM 10,117 Views 30 Comments

Maciej Bodnar won stage 20 today.

# tdf - Thursday 20 July, 2017

Dan Martin's podium hopes fade after brave challenge on final mountain stage
# Tour De France
From The42
# Tour De France

Dan Martin's podium hopes fade after brave challenge on final mountain stage

Jul 20th 2017, 4:58 PM 5,862 Views 16 Comments

Chris Froome closes in on his fourth yellow jersey with strong ride up Coz d’Izoard.

# tdf - Wednesday 19 July, 2017

Dan Martin's attacks snuffed out as Froome stretches yellow jersey lead in the mountains
# Galibier
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# Galibier

Dan Martin's attacks snuffed out as Froome stretches yellow jersey lead in the mountains

Jul 19th 2017, 5:14 PM 6,480 Views 1 Comment

Primoz Roglic won Wednesday’s stage, as Fabio Aru gave up crucial ground in the GC race.

This is what 16 gruelling stages of the Tour de France will do to your legs
# TDF
From The42
# TDF

This is what 16 gruelling stages of the Tour de France will do to your legs

Jul 19th 2017, 8:16 AM 62,684 Views 35 Comments

Get yourself to that spinning class.

# tdf - Tuesday 11 July, 2017

Lucky 13! Marcel Kittel sprints to another stage victory at the Tour de France
# TDF
From The42
# TDF

Lucky 13! Marcel Kittel sprints to another stage victory at the Tour de France

Jul 11th 2017, 7:56 PM 4,320 Views 1 Comment

Dan Martin finishes in main bunch to hold on to sixth place overall.

# tdf - Saturday 8 July, 2017

Roche finishes fourth as Calmejane fights off cramp to win his maiden stage
# Le Tour
From The42
# Le Tour

Roche finishes fourth as Calmejane fights off cramp to win his maiden stage

Jul 8th 2017, 4:50 PM 5,897 Views 2 Comments

Dan Martin finished 13th, and remains fourth overall in the race for the yellow jersey.

# tdf - Sunday 3 July, 2016

Dan Martin battles to fourth place as Peter Sagan wins Tour de France 2nd stage, takes overall lead
# TDF
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# TDF

Dan Martin battles to fourth place as Peter Sagan wins Tour de France 2nd stage, takes overall lead

Jul 3rd 2016, 4:48 PM 6,007 Views 3 Comments

Sam Bennett had a painful day in the saddle but made sure he finished.

Here's what Tour de France riders are eating for dinner
# TDF
From The42
# TDF

Here's what Tour de France riders are eating for dinner

Jul 3rd 2016, 10:55 AM 11,423 Views 8 Comments

There’s no Coco-pops here.

# tdf - Sunday 26 July, 2015

Paris police fire on car driven through Tour de France barrier
# TDF
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# TDF

Paris police fire on car driven through Tour de France barrier

Jul 26th 2015, 12:05 PM 6,875 Views 1 Comment

The authorities were still searching for the driver after the incident.

# tdf - Wednesday 22 July, 2015

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

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

Jul 22nd 2015, 4:46 PM 8,911 Views 7 Comments

Sam Bennett had been Lanterne Rouge.

# tdf - Saturday 18 July, 2015

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

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

Jul 18th 2015, 6:23 PM 11,421 Views 16 Comments

Stephen Cummings was today’s stage winner.

# tdf - Tuesday 14 July, 2015

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

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

Jul 14th 2015, 6:10 PM 9,705 Views 13 Comments

The Team Sky rider blew everyone else away.

# tdf - Friday 10 July, 2015

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

The Tour de France will start without a yellow jersey today

Jul 10th 2015, 9:42 AM 5,590 Views 8 Comments

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

# tdf - Saturday 4 July, 2015

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

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

Jul 4th 2015, 12:05 AM 5,103 Views 3 Comments

The race gets underway today.

# tdf - Friday 25 July, 2014

Navardauskas makes history with Lithuania's first stage win at TDF
# Baltic
From The42
# Baltic

Navardauskas makes history with Lithuania's first stage win at TDF

Jul 25th 2014, 5:47 PM 2,013 Views 8 Comments

Nibali is still cruising to victory in the general classification.

Wiggins set to quit 'cut-throat' road cycling
# Vicious Cycle
From The42
# Vicious Cycle

Wiggins set to quit 'cut-throat' road cycling

Jul 25th 2014, 9:35 AM 5,779 Views 10 Comments

The former Tour champ says the track game is less political and he’s aiming for Rio gold.

# tdf - Wednesday 23 July, 2014

Cyclist and soigneur clash after crash, spectator moons riders
# TDF
From The42
# TDF

Cyclist and soigneur clash after crash, spectator moons riders

Jul 23rd 2014, 6:28 PM 8,774 Views 3 Comments

There was far more to today’s Tour de France stage than just cycling.

# tdf - Tuesday 22 July, 2014

Rogers finally wins a Tour de France stage, takes a bow as he crosses the line
# TDF
From The42
# TDF

Rogers finally wins a Tour de France stage, takes a bow as he crosses the line

Jul 22nd 2014, 7:08 PM 3,773 Views 2 Comments

“It’s amazing, I can’t describe the joy I felt in the last 500m.”

# tdf - Sunday 20 July, 2014

Tour de France cyclist stops to use fan's camper van for emergency toilet break
# Nature Calls
From The42
# Nature Calls

Tour de France cyclist stops to use fan's camper van for emergency toilet break

Jul 20th 2014, 4:39 PM 7,494 Views 6 Comments

When you’ve gotta go, you’ve gotta go.

# tdf - Saturday 19 July, 2014

Majka wins stage 14 as Nibali cements lead
# Pole Position
From The42
# Pole Position

Majka wins stage 14 as Nibali cements lead

Jul 19th 2014, 5:17 PM 2,035 Views 1 Comment

Nico Roche was part of the breakaway again but faltered badly near the end.

# tdf - Thursday 17 July, 2014

Was this the bravest individual effort of this year's Tour de France?
# Courage
From The42
# Courage

Was this the bravest individual effort of this year's Tour de France?

Jul 17th 2014, 6:45 AM 5,743 Views 2 Comments

Andrew Talansky finished over 30 minutes behind the stage winner.

# tdf - Sunday 13 July, 2014

Gallopin Tony claims yellow jersey after stage nine of Tour de France
# They're Great
From The42
# They're Great

Gallopin Tony claims yellow jersey after stage nine of Tour de France

Jul 13th 2014, 8:17 PM 3,043 Views 2 Comments

Nico Roche finished behind the nine minutes behind the German.

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