Defending champ Armstrong of U.S. loses in time trial
STUTTGART, Germany -- Hanka Kupfernagel collapsed from her bike after finishing the time trial Wednesday at the road cycling world championships. Then she spent the next two hours waiting to see if that was good enough.
It was, with plenty to spare. The German rider beat American Kristin Armstrong, the defending champion, by 23 seconds to take the title.
Wearing golden cycling shoes, Kupfernagel started early and held
on to her lead after covering the 15.6-mile ...
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