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Giro d’Italia 2020: Jan Tratnik earns first Grand Tour stage victory as Joao Almeida holds on to pink jersey
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Giro d’Italia 2020: Jan Tratnik earns first Grand Tour stage victory as Joao Almeida holds on to pink jersey

Tratnik, a Slovenian rider with the Bahrain–McLaren team, beat Ben O’Connor by seven seconds at the end of the hilly 229-kilometer route from Udine to San Daniele del Friuli.

Giro d'Italia 2020: Fernando Gaviria withdraws after positive COVID-19 test as race heads towards uncertain finish
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Giro d'Italia 2020: Fernando Gaviria withdraws after positive COVID-19 test as race heads towards uncertain finish

Gaviria’s UAE Team Emirates noted that the rider, who became the latest to withdraw from the race, had the virus earlier in March.

Giro d'Italia 2020: Team Ineos' British rider Tao Geoghegan Hart wins 15th stage, Joao Almeida retains leader's jersey
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Giro d'Italia 2020: Team Ineos' British rider Tao Geoghegan Hart wins 15th stage, Joao Almeida retains leader's jersey

With a week left to race, Portugal's Joao Almeida holds the overall leader's pink jersey which had been under threat after Dutch rival Wilco Kelderman finished the stage in second position.

Giro d'Italia 2020: Team Ineos' Filippo Ganna wins 14th stage; Joao Almeida holds on to lead
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Giro d'Italia 2020: Team Ineos' Filippo Ganna wins 14th stage; Joao Almeida holds on to lead

Ineos rider Ganna claimed his third stage win in this year's race over 34.1km through Italy's sparkling wine Prosecco region.

Giro d'Italia 2020: Italy's Diego Ulissi wins 13th stage as Joao Almeida retains leader's jersey
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Giro d'Italia 2020: Italy's Diego Ulissi wins 13th stage as Joao Almeida retains leader's jersey

Ulissi edged Deceuninck's Almeida and Austrian Patrick Konrad by half a wheel in a sprint finish to end a 192km stage.

Jhonatan Narváez earns first Giro d’Italia stage win; João Almeida stays in pink
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Jhonatan Narváez earns first Giro d’Italia stage win; João Almeida stays in pink

Narváez, an Ecuadorian rider with the Ineos Grenadiers team, finished 1 minute, 8 seconds ahead of Mark Padun, who had a flat tire on the final descent as the duo were leading the rain-soaked stage.

Giro d'Italia 2020: Arnaud Demare wins 11th stage, Joao Almeida retains overall leader's jersey
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Giro d'Italia 2020: Arnaud Demare wins 11th stage, Joao Almeida retains overall leader's jersey

Demare edged Peter Sagan and Alvaro Hodeg at the end of the mostly flat 182-kilometer (113-mile) leg from Porto Sant’Elpidio to Rimini along the Adriatic coast.

Giro d'Italia 2020: Peter Sagan wins 10th stage as positive COVID-19 tests force Mitchelton, Jumbo-Visma to withdraw
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Giro d'Italia 2020: Peter Sagan wins 10th stage as positive COVID-19 tests force Mitchelton, Jumbo-Visma to withdraw

Sagan, one of the most successful riders in the peloton with three world titles, achieved his first success in the Giro, to complete his set of stage wins on the three big tours — France, Italy, Spain.

Giro d’Italia: British rider Simon Yates withdraws from remaining stages after testing positive for coronavirus
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Giro d’Italia: British rider Simon Yates withdraws from remaining stages after testing positive for coronavirus

Simon Yates “developed very mild symptoms” after Friday’s Stage seven, the team said. An immediate rapid test showed a positive result, which was confirmed in a second test.

Giro d'Italia 2020: 'Frustrated' contender Geraint Thomas ends campaign before start of Stage 4
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Giro d'Italia 2020: 'Frustrated' contender Geraint Thomas ends campaign before start of Stage 4

Winner of the 2018 Tour de France, Thomas' overall race ambitions were left in tatters after a fall on Monday saw him lose more than 11 minutes at the arrival at Mount Etna in Sicily.

Giro d’Italia 2020: World champion Filippo Ganna wins time trial in opening stage
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Giro d’Italia 2020: World champion Filippo Ganna wins time trial in opening stage

Ganna, an Italian who rides for Ineos Grenadiers, beat Joao Almeida by 22 seconds on the 15.1-kilometer (9.4-mile) downhill time trial in Palermo.

Coronavirus pandemic: International Cycling Union president David Lappartient hopes to reschedule postponed races later in year
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Coronavirus pandemic: International Cycling Union president David Lappartient hopes to reschedule postponed races later in year

UCI president David Lappartient told French television on Wednesday that he has 'good hope' several races can still go ahead.

Former cycling world champion Peter Sagan confirms Giro d’Italia debut in 2020 edition
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Former cycling world champion Peter Sagan confirms Giro d’Italia debut in 2020 edition

Slovak Sagan, 29, will also take part in the Tour de France, where he holds the record for clinching the green jersey for the points winner seven times.

Tour de France 2019: Elia Vivianni speeds to fourth-stage win in Nancy as teammate Julian Alaphilippe retains overall lead
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Tour de France 2019: Elia Vivianni speeds to fourth-stage win in Nancy as teammate Julian Alaphilippe retains overall lead

Elia Viviani edged Alexander Kristoff and Caleb Ewan who were second and third on a 1.5km home straight at the Tour de France with all the top sprinters and their lead-off trains, were active over a nervy finale

Giro d'Italia 2019: Movistar rider Richard Carapaz holds off local hero Vincenzo Nibali to become first Ecuadorian Grand Tour winner
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Giro d'Italia 2019: Movistar rider Richard Carapaz holds off local hero Vincenzo Nibali to become first Ecuadorian Grand Tour winner

Carapaz won two stages — the fourth at Frascati and 14th at Courmayeur 0151 pulling ahead on the foot of Mont Blanc in the Alps and taking the pink jersey eight days from the finish

Cyclist Georg Preidler admits to doping following massive Austrian investigation into international scandal
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Cyclist Georg Preidler admits to doping following massive Austrian investigation into international scandal

A second Austrian cyclist has admitted to doping after six athletes were arrested last week in a probe into an international doping ring, Austrian media reported Monday

Chris Froome says he will race at Giro d‘Italia, Tour de France despite ongoing doping investigation
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Chris Froome says he will race at Giro d‘Italia, Tour de France despite ongoing doping investigation

Chris Froome will ride in the Giro d‘Italia this year and try to defend his Tour de France title even if an investigation into his adverse doping test is ongoing, the Briton said.

Chris Froome says no rules were broken after failing drug test at Vuelta
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Chris Froome says no rules were broken after failing drug test at Vuelta

Four-time Tour de France winner Chris Froome says he has not broken any rules after returning an "adverse" drugs test result during his victory at this year's Vuelta a Espana.

Four-time Tour de France winner Chris Froome under scrutiny over drug test results
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Four-time Tour de France winner Chris Froome under scrutiny over drug test results

Cycling's governing body said an anti-doping test that Froome took in Spain on September 7 showed more than the allowable level of 1,000 ng/ml of the drug Salbutamol in his body.