Contador extends his Giro lead in 15th stage

Alberto Contador extended his overall lead of the Giro d'Italia by seven seconds on Sunday after finishing third behind winner Mikel Landa on a mountainous 15th stage.

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Lance: Postal deal worth more to government

Lance Armstrong's legal team is saying his Tour de France victories were worth far more to sponsor U.S. Postal Service than they were to him.

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Armstrong 'cult' hurts fight against doping - Cooke

Lance Armstrong has the media in thrall to his "cult", according to 2008 Olympic road-race champion Nicole Cooke, who claims that it still "pays to dope" for young cyclists.


Jury hands down death sentence to Tsarnaev

A jury on Friday sentenced Dzhokhar Tsarnaev to death for the Boston Marathon bombing, sweeping aside pleas that he was just a "kid" who fell under the influence of his fanatical older brother.

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Jorgensen extends triathlon win streak to 9

Gwen Jorgensen of the United States won her fourth world series triathlon event of the year on Saturday to extend her winning streak to nine races.

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VeloNews: Tour of California storylines

The 10th edition of the Tour of California features plenty of intrigue, including Team Sky looking to put a second straight rider atop the podium, and several sprinters looking strong.

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Chavez: 2015 London Marathon full of surprises

The men's and women's fields at the London Marathon saw surprise winners, while a British hero smiled all the way across the finish line in her marathon swan song.