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Armstrong Captures Tour’s 18th Stage For Fallen Teammate

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Zabel Wins Stage

Erik Zabel of Germany won his second stage of the Tour de France, beating Djamolidine Abdoujaparov of Uzbekistan in a final sprint near Bordeaux while Miguel Indurain moved closer to …


Tour De France Riders Pay Tribute To Casartelli By Letting Motorola Win

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Indurain Maintains Lead

Marco Pantani earned his second stage victory of the Tour de France, and Miguel Indurain held the overall lead as the race came to the edge of the Pyrenees. Pantani …


American Takes Second

U.S. cyclist Lance Armstrong, right, was ahead of Sergei Outschakov in the Tour de France before Outschakov rallied to win. Photo by Associated Press


French Cyclist Wins

Frenchman Laurent Jalabert supplied his own fireworks on Bastille Day by winning the 12th stage of the Tour de France, while Miguel Indurain remained the overall leader. Jalabert, who moved …


Indurain Still Leads

After reaching the midpoint of the Tour de France, there appears to be no way to stop Miguel Indurain from capturing his fifth consecutive title. Though Britain’s Maximilian Sciandri won …


King Of The Hills Mountain Biking Prodigy Has Exploded Onto National Scene In Highly Competitive Sport

1. Mountain bike racer Brad Bonnett, 18, wants to go professional. His recent race performance at Mount Spokane has given him a No. 4 ranking in the nation. Photo by …


Indurain Widens Lead

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Indurain Takes Time Trial

Miguel Indurain, chasing a record fifth straight Tour de France victory, took the yellow jersey by winning a tough individual time trial and heading into the mountains over 2 minutes …


Fifth Leg Decided

Jeroen Blijlevens of the Netherlands won the fifth stage of the Tour de France as Ivan Gotti of Italy held the overall lead for a second day. Miguel Indurain of …


Gotti Surges At Tour

Ivan Gotti took advantage of a fall by overall leader Laurent Jalabert to take a 1-second lead in the Tour de France. Gotti, an Italian with no major wins, gained …


Frenchman Retains Lead

Frenchman Laurent Jalabert held to his overall lead in the Tour de France when his ONCE team finished second in a team time trial. The Italian team Gewiss won the …


Jalabert Sprints To Lead

Italy’s Mario Cipollini won the second stage of the Tour de France in another sprint finish, while France’s Laurent Jalabert took over the leader’s yellow jersey in the cycling classic. …


Italy’s Baldato Sets Pace

Italy’s Fabio Baldato won the first stage of his first Tour de France with a long, uphill power sprint that left Laurent Jalabert of France and Djamolidine Abdoujaparov of Uzbekistan …


French Outsider Gets Inside Track In First Leg Of Tour

Outsider Jacky Durand of France made the most of the early dry weather Saturday to win the prologue time trial of the Tour de France as the favorites saw their …


Indurain To Reign Again

Five in a row. It has never been done. Still, Miguel Indurain is favored to rewrite the 92-year-old history of the Tour de France over the next three weeks. Standing …


Tour De France Will Be Road To Glory For One

Spain’s Miquel Indurain could join elite group. Photo by Associated Press


Charameda Wins Second Stage

Current U.S. National Criterium champion Laura Charameda rode to her second stage victory of the 1995 PowerBar International Women’s Challenge covering the 27.4-mile GT Bicycles Elkhorn Circuit Race course in …


Shove Saves Cyclist, Kills Friend

With a car hurtling straight at her bicycle, Cynthia Fowler felt a last-second shove from a cycling companion that proved to be the ultimate sacrifice. Pushed out of the path …


Cyclist’s Late Run Pays Off

Norm Alvis waited until the final six miles of the 156-mile race before making his move and winning the $110,000 CoreStates U.S. Pro Cycling Championship. The Colorado Springs, Colo., rider …


Le Tour De Spokane More Than 250 Riders Turn Out For Food, Fun And Exercise In Race That Lasts Up To 100 Miles

Tour-ists Chelsea Momany, 5, and her dad, George Momany, prepare to mount their tandem bicycle, while sister McKenzie, 2, waits patiently in the caboose. About 250 riders set out from …


Sports People

At Gressoney St. Jean, Serguei bunk Outschakov of Ukraine beat Swiss cyclist Pascal Richard by 5 seconds and won the last mountainous stage of the Tour of Italy. Tony Rominger …


Sports People

Boston College freshman Chris Herren, one of the nation’s top high school prospects last year, will transfer to Fresno State, Bulldogs coach Jerry Tarkanian announced… . Enrico Zaina …


Ronning, Mate Have Their Way With Downhill Course

Mountain biking Michael Ronning won’t have to worry about making it to his next race. Ronning won the men’s downhill at the Jeep/NORBA Nationals Saturday on Mount Spokane, pocketing $3,000 …


Pedal With A Group

Two new ride series are being introduced to the Spokane Bicycle Club’s calendar of activities this summer: A Sunday beginner series of 5 to 10 milers complete with instruction, plus …


Bike Trek Will Benefit Ms Society

The ninth annual Multiple Sclerosis Bike Tour kicks off on June 10 in Trout Creek, Mont. On the two-day, 150-mile trek, about 250 cyclists will pedal across Western Montana, North …


Armstrong Set To Win

Vassilli Davidenko of Georgia claimed a 3-second stage win while Lance Armstrong continued his overall title quest under warm, sunny skies at the Tour DuPont in North Carolina. Davidenko, 25, …


Miscellany

Lance Armstrong won his third stage and solidified his apparent overall victory in the Tour DuPont bicycle race. Armstrong, of Austin, Texas, left Laurent Madouas of France with 1 1/2 …


Armstrong Captures Second Consecutive Tour Dupont Victory

Tour DuPont leader Lance Armstrong makes his final turn toward the finish line during the fifth stage time trial on Monday. Photo by Associated Press