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Groenewegen sprints to victory on stage seven

Dylan Groenewegen took an emphatic win in a bunch sprint finish on stage seven of the Tour de France as Team Sky’s Geraint Thomas stayed second overall. Team LottoNL-Jumbo’s Groenewegen pulled clear of Fernando Gaviria to win comfortably and deny ...

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Sagan sprints to second stage win of 2018 Tour

World champion Peter Sagan outstayed his rivals to win a dramatic uphill sprint finish in Quimper on stage five of the Tour de France. He made his move with 200m to go, beating Sonny Colbrelli and Philippe Gilbert for his ...

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Viviani sprints to second successive Giro stage win

Italian rider Elia Viviani won a second consecutive stage of the Giro d’Italia in Eilat on Sunday, as Australia’s Rohan Dennis retained the overall lead. Having claimed victory in a dramatic sprint finish on Saturday, Viviani again left it late ...

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Tirreno-Adriatico: Marcel Kittel sprints to stage six win

Germany’s Marcel Kittel took his second win of the 2018 Tirreno-Adriatico in a sprint finish on stage six in Fano. The Katusha-Alpecin rider held off Peter Sagan in the final stages, having also beaten Slovakia’s world champion on stage two. ...

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Tirreno-Adriatico: Marcel Kittel sprints to stage six win

Germany’s Marcel Kittel took his second win of the 2018 Tirreno-Adriatico in a sprint finish on stage six in Fano. The Katusha-Alpecin rider held off Peter Sagan in the final stages, having also beaten Slovakia’s world champion on stage two. ...

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Tour of Britain 2017: Caleb Ewan sprints to victory on opening stage

Caleb Ewan sprinted to victory on the opening stage of the 2017 Tour of Britain, taking the overall leader’s green jersey in the process. The 23-year-old Australian Orica-Scott rider just edged out Dimension Data’s Edvald Boasson Hagen on the line, ...

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Ride London 2017: Coryn Rivera sprints to RideLondon Classique win

Media playback is not supported on this device Coryn Rivera produced a superb late surge to win the 2017 RideLondon Classique in a sprint finish. The American, 24, started her sprint from deep, hauling in her rivals before kicking again ...

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Kittel sprints to fourth stage win as Froome retains overall lead

Germany’s Marcel Kittel won a sprint to the line on stage 10 to claim his fourth victory of this year’s Tour de France, as Britain’s Chris Froome retained the leader’s yellow jersey. Kittel finished ahead of compatriot John Degenkolb, with ...

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Roy sprints to victory in Women's Tour stage four

Australia’s Sarah Roy sprinted to victory in stage four of the Women’s Tour in Chesterfield. The Orica rider eased past Luxembourg’s Christine Majerus in the last 100m after the pair had moved clear of the peloton midway through the 123km ...

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Diamond League: CJ Ujah sprints to 100m victory in Rome

Britain’s CJ Ujah won the 100m with a season’s best time of 10.02 seconds at the Rome Diamond League on Thursday. The 23-year-old edged out France’s Jimmy Vicaut and American Ronnie Baker, who were both clocked at 10.05 seconds. “My ...

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