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Rafael Nadal voted greatest ever Spanish sports personality

Source: Sport Balla | Nov 26 2013, 7:54pm CST | by IANS

Madrid, Nov 27 (IANS) Rafael Nadal was named the greatest Spanish sports star in history Tuesday by readers of a Spanish sports daily.
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Eddy Merckx Mourenx 69 - first ride review

Aug 1 2014 1:00am CDT | Source: BikeRadar.com

The Eddy Merckx brand has revised its endurance bike, and named it after Merkcx's first Tour de France stage victory in 1969. Merckx won the stage by a staggering 16 minutes, so the choice of name suggests this bike is designed for performance and long escapes. Frame and equipment: power under controlEddy Merkcx himself gave the presentation on the new sportive range, and the phrase that he repeated was "power under control". ...
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Back in the Saddle (Reston, VA)

Jul 31 2014 2:13pm CDT | Source: Bike Forums

After a 25 year hiatus, I decided to buy a new touring bicycle in April 2014, set a "Century" day goal, and hope to do some bikepacking overnight trips next year and perhaps try the C&O/Gap trail from DC to Pittsburgh. Happy to report I've pedaled 850 miles the past 4 months, achieved my Century goal (115 miles in 6.5 hours), and totally loving the freedom and adventure that cycling delivers. So far, all I've added to ...
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Dunga denies Brazil blacklist
Rio de Janeiro, Aug 2 (IANS) Brazil coach Dunga has denied suggestions that striker Fred and goalkeeper Julio Cesar have been placed on a blacklist after the team's ignominious World Cup exit last month. | by IANS
 
Lampard set for Manchester City loan
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Brazilian striker Hernane joins Al Nassr
Rio de Janeiro, Aug 2 (IANS) Brazilian forward Hernane has signed a three-year deal with Al Nassr for a reported $7 million. | by IANS
 
 

Dowsett digs deep for Commonwealth Games gold

Jul 31 2014 10:52am CDT | Source: Cyclingnews

English rider uses Tour de France disappointment to drive h ...
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Glasgow 2014: Alex Dowsett claims gold for England in men's time trial at Commonwealth Games

Jul 31 2014 9:47am CDT | Source: Telegraph

Fired-up rider driven on to gutsy victory after disappointment of Tour de France snub and silv ...
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Table tennis theatrics, big boots and unique Tour de France coverage

Jul 31 2014 4:22am CDT | Source: Sport-The Guardian

This weeks round-up also features some stonking pre-season goals, diving danger and the brilliance of Jacques Kallis Continue reading ...
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Commonwealth Games 2014: David Millar looks to show true colours in Scotland jersey

Jul 30 2014 12:47pm CDT | Source: Telegraph

Scot proud to ditch corporate logos for Saltire and is desperate for medal to make up for Tour ...
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Argon 18 signs on as Team Bora title sponsor

Jul 30 2014 3:44am CDT | Source: BikeRadar.com

This article was originally published on Cyclingnews.com.The NetApp-Endura team further secured its future with a three-year co-title sponsorship from Canadian bicycle manufacturer Argon 18. Earlier this month, the German team announced a new company, appliance maker Bora, would take over the title sponsorship of the team.It is the first time that Argon 18 has sponsored a team at this level. The Montreal-based company h ...
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