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TFL pull out of hosting Tour De France start at the eleventh hour

Transport for London (TFL)’s decision to pull out of hosting the start of the 2017 Tour de France is both a short-sighted decision and a missed opportunity. Last week, organisers were left bemused and angry after the Mayor of London, Boris Johnson, performed a dramatic u-turn over concerns about the cost of staging the event. […]

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Lance could offer strong insight into cycling’s doping past

Standing atop the Tour De France podium on the Champs Élysées in 2005, Lance Armstrong publicly addressed his critics, saying he felt sorry that cynics of the sport could not “dream big” and “don’t believe in miracles”. A decade later, the situation is completely different, and the man that once stood on top of the […]