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Giro d'Italia: Chris Froome can still win title despite deficit, says Sir Dave Brailsford

Chris Froome can still win the Giro d’Italia despite being three minutes off the pace going into the final week, says Team Sky boss Sir Dave Brailsford. The British four-time Tour de France winner had a difficult first two weeks ...

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Froome beats Yates to win thrilling Giro stage on Monte Zoncolan

Chris Froome held off fellow Briton Simon Yates to win a first ever stage of the Giro d’Italia – a thriller on Monte Zoncolan. Yates finished six seconds behind Froome and stretched his overall lead over Tom Dumoulin to one ...

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Tour de Yorkshire: Astana sports director suspended after near miss

Media playback is not supported on this device The driver of the Astana team car that almost hit a volunteer and crashed through a traffic island during the Tour de Yorkshire has been suspended for 50 days. Sports director Lars ...

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Giro d'Italia: Elia Viviani wins stage 13 as Simon Yates retains lead

Italian sprinter Elia Viviani took his third stage win at the Giro d’Italia as Simon Yates kept his overall lead. Viviani had endured a miserable day on Thursday but outkicked his rivals as the 180km stage to Nervesa della Battaglia ...

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Giro d'Italia: Sam Bennett wins stage as Simon Yates retains lead

Ireland’s Sam Bennett won a sprint finish on the Imola racing circuit to take stage 12 of the Giro d’Italia. In dire conditions, what should have been 214km of build-up to a bunch sprint instead became another thriller. And the ...

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Britain's Yates wins stage 11 to extend Giro lead

Britain’s Simon Yates put in a sublime late attack to win his second stage of the Giro d’Italia and extend his advantage in the leader’s pink jersey. Mitchelton-Scott rider Yates, 25, kicked with 1.5km to go and held off the ...

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Mohoric outsprints Denz to take stage 10 as GB's Yates maintains overall lead

Matej Mohoric outsprinted Nico Denz to take victory on stage 10 of the Giro d’Italia as Britain’s Simon Yates stayed in the leader’s pink jersey. The pair had broken clear late on a six-hour, 239km stage from Penne to Gualdo ...

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Giro leader Yates' twin brother is third in California

Britain’s Adam Yates claimed third place on the second stage of the Tour of California. Mitchelton-Scott rider Yates finished 25 seconds behind winner Egan Bernal of Team Sky, with Bora-Hansgrohe’s Rafal Majka in second. Bernal launched an attack in the ...

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Froome says Giro gap is 'too big' but expects to peak for Tour de France

Chris Froome says his bid to hold all three Grand Tour titles concurrently is not “likely” after crashes hampered his first week in the Giro d’Italia. The Team Sky rider wants to add the Giro to the Tour de France ...

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Leader Yates wins stage as Froome loses more time

Britain’s Simon Yates stormed to a superb win on stage nine of the Giro d’Italia to extend his lead in the general classification as compatriot Chris Froome lost more time. Mitchelton-Scott rider Yates, 25, accelerated away with 100m to go ...

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