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Another champ bites dust as Contador tumbles out

Crashes have taken a heavy toll this year.

Tour de France: Riblon wins stage 18 as Chris Froome suffers low-sugar scare

Froome showed rare signs of weakness on despite extending his overall lead in the 18th stage.


Tour de France: Chris Froome wins stage,closer to title

Froome continued his march towards a title when he beat fierce rival Alberto Contador by nine seconds.

Tour de France: Contador crashes,fails to break Froome's stranglehold

Alberto Contador showed he was prepared to risk everything to win the Tour de France on Tuesday.

Tour de France: Canvendish wins,Froome loses ground

Cavendish sealed his 25th stage win to move into a tie for third place on the Tour’s all-time list.

No Swiss appeal for Contador against ban

Alberto Contador will not appeal to the Swiss Federal Court against the two-year ban given to him for failing a dope test in his victorious 2010 Tour de France campaign


Contador could be stripped of 2010 Tour title

Sport’s highest tribunal began a long-delayed,four-day hearing which could result in three-times Tour de France champion Alberto Contador

Evans’ victory wraps up a classic Tour

It was a Tour de France that many are hailing as a classic. There were crashes,dropouts,surprises and,above all,a new champion wearing the yellow jersey.

In the Alps,uphill task for Contador

Recovery permitting,Alberto Contador will revert to his usual attacking style in the Alps with his Tour de France title looking in jeopardy after two weeks.

Tour de France champion Contador cleared of doping charges

Contador had tested positive for minute traces of the banned substance clenbuterol during last July's Tour de France.