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Vuelta a Espana: Chris Froome maintains lead before deciding stage

Britain’s Chris Froome will take a 97-second lead over Italy’s Vincenzo Nibali into the decisive 20th stage of the Vuelta a Espana. Saturday’s 117.5km route, which ends with a gruelling 13.2km climb up the Alto de l’Angliru, precedes Sunday’s processional ...

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Vuelta a Espana: Chris Froome extends lead over Vincenzo Nibali after stage 18

Chris Froome extended his lead over Vincenzo Nibali as Belgium’s Sander Armee claimed a solo victory on stage 18 of the Vuelta a Espana. Team Sky rider Froome, 32, whose overall advantage was cut on Wednesday, attacked late on the ...

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Vuelta a Espana: Chris Froome widens his lead with victory in stage 16's time trial

Britain’s Chris Froome extended his overall lead at the Vuelta a Espana with victory in stage 16’s time trial. The 32-year-old Team Sky rider was untouchable as he completed the 40.2km course in 47 minutes. Vincenzo Nibali began the day ...

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Road World Championship: Chris Froome named on Great Britain longlist

Road World Championships – Bergen, Norway Date: 17-24 September Coverage (times BST): 19 Sep: Women’s time trial – red button and website 1450-1615; 20 Sep: Men’s time trial – red button and website 1200-1645, BBC 2 1430-1645; 23 Sep: Women’s ...

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Vuelta a Espana: Miguel Angel Lopez wins stage 15 as Chris Froome widens lead

Chris Froome increased his overall lead on another tough day in the mountains at the Vuelta a Espana as Miguel Angel Lopez impressively won stage 15. Colombian Astana rider Lopez arrived alone at the 2,510m summit of the Alto Hoya ...

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Ben Woodburn: Wales manager Chris Coleman praises striker

Media playback is not supported on this device 2018 World Cup qualifiers: Moldova v Wales Date: Tuesday, 5 September Venue: Stadionul Zimbru, Chisinau Kick-off: 19:45 BST Coverage: Live commentary on BBC Radio Wales, BBC Radio Cymru & BBC Sport website ...

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Vuelta a Espana: Chris Froome protects his overall lead as Rafal Majka wins stage

Chris Froome protected his overall lead at the Vuelta a Espana but lost four seconds to Vincenzo Nibali as Rafal Majka claimed a breakaway victory on stage 14’s summit finish. Team Sky’s Froome countered several attacks from Nibali on the ...

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Vuelta a Espana: Chris Froome extends lead as Lopez wins stage 11

Britain’s Chris Froome extended his lead in the Vuelta a Espana as Colombia’s Miguel Angel Lopez claimed a solo victory on stage 11. Team Sky’s Froome was second on the mountainous stage which finished in the Sierra Nevada in Andalucia. ...

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Vuelta a Espana: Chris Froome maintains 11-second lead

Britain’s Chris Froome maintained an 11-second lead in Vuelta a Espana as Slovenian Matej Mohoric produced a brilliant break to win stage seven. Froome, aiming to become the third man to win the Vuelta and the Tour de France in ...

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Vuelta a Espana: Chris Froome extends overall lead by one second

Britain’s Chris Froome extended his Vuelta a Espana lead by one second as Tomasz Marczynski claimed victory on stage six. BMC’s Tejay van Garderen, who began the day second overall, 10 seconds behind Froome, was involved in a crash and ...

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