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Froome shows he can take Tour de France's punches

...defend himself and is very strong."Sky's impressive climbing Saturday was reminiscent of the way Lance Armstrong's U.S. Postal Service team would exhaust his rivals. But the way Sky wilted Sunday was not. Seemingly drained by their monster...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2013-07-07/froome-shows-he-can-
Three associates of Lance Armstrong banned for life

...team doctor; Michele Ferrari was a consulting doctor; and Jose "Pepe" Marti (team trainer) worked for Armstrong's U.S. Postal Service and Discovery Channel squads. All had been accused by USADA of participating in a vast doping conspiracy...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2012-07-10/three-associates-lan
Lance Armstrong gets more time to contest charges

...team doctor; Michele Ferrari was a consulting doctor; and Jose "Pepe" Marti (team trainer) worked for Armstrong's U.S. Postal Service and Discovery Channel squads. All had been accused by USADA of participating in a vast doping conspiracy...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2012-07-11/lance-armstrong-gets
Local team riding high into '05 Tour

...to increase dramatically as well. Six International Cycling Union Pro Tour teams will control the pack. Armstrong's U.S. Postal Service team (now Team Discovery) and CSC were the only Pro Tour-caliber teams in last year's field.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/04/19/oth_450742.shtml
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Armstrong waiting to make move

...unsuspecting pack as it swung past the Brittany coast near the 93-mile mark. The pack, led partly by Armstrong's U.S. Postal Service team, gave chase and reeled them in. Armstrong said there was little flair to Saturday's stage, but...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/07/11/oth_421863.shtml
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Key Armstrong rival falters in Tour de France

...sporting manager Johan Bruyneel said. "Almost four minutes for Mayo is a very, very important gap." Armstrong's U.S. Postal Service team performed well in the 130-mile race from Waterloo, Belgium, to Wasquehal, and helped to shepherd...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/07/07/oth_421384.shtml
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Armstrong survives rough, bumpy Tour de France stage

...stage to his advantage Tuesday while Spanish rival Ivan Mayo crashed in a blow to his Tour de France hopes. Armstrong's U.S. Postal Service squad was ruthless, powering to the front of the speeding main pack of riders before hitting the first...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/07/07/oth_421387.shtml
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Armstrong wins final stage in tuneup race

...two ... not so good. Even at the start of today, I didn't feel very well." Viatcheslav Ekimov, Armstrong's U.S. Postal Service teammate, was second overall, with Spain's Iker Flores third. Armstrong attacked on the final climb...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/05/24/oth_416646.shtml
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Armstrong where he wants to be as mountains loom

...been a psychological game to see where everyone is situated," said Johan Bruyneel, sporting director of Armstrong's U.S. Postal Service team. From Saturday, Bruyneel said, "the real Tour de France begins." Among those expected to struggle...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/07/12/oth_380983.shtml
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Armstrong's team wins Tour time trial

...approaches the punishing Alps. Cycling's premier event began in earnest with the team time trial, and Armstrong's U.S. Postal Service squad won the event for the first time. The Texan advanced from 12th place, and the victory in the 43-mile...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/07/10/oth_380802.shtml
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