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Sagan wins third stage of 2018 Tour as Thomas stays in yellow

World champion Peter Sagan surged late to secure his third victory of the 2018 Tour de France in a bunch sprint finish on stage 13. Sagan, who also won stages two and five, kicked from deep to edge out Alexander ...

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Thomas wins second Tour stage in a row as Froome comes fourth

Geraint Thomas won a dramatic five-man sprint finish to secure back-to-back stage wins at the Tour de France and extend his lead in the yellow jersey. The Welshman put in a late surge to beat rivals including Team Sky team-mate ...

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Thomas takes Tour de France overall lead with stage 11 win

Britain’s Geraint Thomas became the Tour de France’s overall leader with an impressive victory on stage 11. Team Sky rider Thomas attacked with six kilometres left on the final climb up La Rosiere, to finish 20 seconds ahead of team-mate ...

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Tour de France 2018: Julian Alaphilippe wins stage 10, Greg van Avermaet extends lead

Frenchman Julian Alaphilippe claimed an impressive solo victory on stage 10 of the Tour de France as Greg van Avermaet extended his overall lead. Alaphilippe went clear with just under 30km to go and held his advantage over the final ...

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Degenkolb wins stage nine as Froome crashes but finishes in pack

John Degenkolb won a dramatic ninth stage of the Tour de France that saw Richie Porte abandon and Greg van Avermaet extend his overall lead in a chaotic race across the cobbles. Four-time winner Chris Froome crashed but recovered to ...

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Tour de France 2018: Dylan Groenewegen takes stage eight for second straight win

Dylan Groenewegen won his second Tour de France stage in as many days with another powerful sprint in Amiens. The LottoNL-Jumbo rider kicked from deep to beat Andre Greipel and Fernando Gaviria, who were both later relegated after separate clashes. ...

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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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Martin wins stage six as Thomas climbs to second overall

Ireland’s Dan Martin produced a superb late attack on the Mur de Bretagne to win stage six of the Tour de France. Birmingham-born Martin went with a kilometre to go on the final climb and held off the late challenge ...

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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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Gaviria takes second Tour stage win in thrilling sprint finish

Colombia’s Fernando Gaviria held off Peter Sagan and Andre Greipel in a thrilling sprint finish to win stage four of the Tour de France in Sarzeau. The Quick-Step Floors rider, who also won the Tour’s first stage, had to kick ...

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