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Cops Hit Tour de France Riders With Tear Gas
Police were stopping a farmers' protest, but the spray inadvertently affected bicyclists
- Because Tour de France bicyclists needed another physical challenge: Cops accidentally hit some of them with tear gas on Tuesday. It happened as officers were breaking up a farmers' protest that interrupted the 16th stage, reports Australia's ABC . The farmers, upset at slashed government funding, had blocked the road...
Chris Froome Wins Third Straight Tour de France Title
It was the fourth championship overall for the British cyclist
- Riding a bright yellow bike to match his shiny leader's jersey, defending champion Chris Froome won his fourth and most challenging Tour de France title on Sunday, the AP reports. The 32-year-old Kenyan-born British rider finished 54 seconds ahead of Colombian Rigoberto Uran overall, the smallest margin of his...
Froome Toasts 3rd Tour Win With Beer, Then Bubbly
Briton wins cycling's elite race again
- Sharing beer and Champagne with teammates, Chris Froome celebrated his third Tour de France title in four years on Sunday, reports the AP . The Kenyan-born British rider finished safely at the back of the main pack during the final stage, arm-in-arm with his teammates during the mostly ceremonial final stage...
Cyclist Turns Into Runner After Tour de France Crash
'I just started running,' says Tour leader Chris Froome
- Here's something you don't see everyday: the reigning Tour de France winner ditching his bike and attempting to continue the race on foot. The
reports Chris Froome's bicycle was damaged in a crash on Mount Ventoux Thursday, forcing him to hoof it up the hill until...
Rain Gives Froome an Odd Tour de France Win
Briton's 2nd victory was called before he actually crossed finish line
- Britain's Chris Froome has officially won his second Tour de France today, though rain guaranteed his victory long before he crossed the finish line in what the AP calls a "spectacular three-week slog of furious racing." Tour organizers earlier stopped the race clock after the first lap...
UK's Froome Wins Tour de France
2nd win in two years for UK
- British cyclist Chris Froome has won the 100th Tour de France, the second consecutive title for a Briton, with Bradley Wiggins winning in 2012. Froome rode into Paris in style—in the yellow race leader's jersey he took on Stage 8 and never relinquished. In its final stage, riders...
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