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Wounded riders soldiering on at Tour

...year's favorite.Bakelants got to celebrate on the podium and share his joy."It's fantastic," the RadioShack team rider said.Thomas just got to fight ? make that suffer ? for another day. From the field of 198 riders, just two finished...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2013-06-30/wounded-riders-soldi
Frenchman sends message in Tour

...ride began along three hard climbs, after Tuesday's rest day was marred by an arrest by French police of a Cofidis team rider over a Marseille doping probe.Doping cases past and present have cast a shadow over this Tour.Voeckler, too, was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2012-07-11/frenchman-sends-mess
Governing body, ex-teammate come to Armstrong's defense

...performance-enhancing drugs before or during the 1999, 2000 and 2001 Tours while with the U.S. Postal team.However, team rider Viatcheslav Ekimov says he never saw Armstrong do any of the things Hamilton described.The International Cycling Union...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2011-05-24/governing-body-ex-te
Rider quickly wears out welcome with Hawks

...to J.R., the Hawks scuttled a trade deadline deal with Miami because they didn't want him going to a contending team. Rider also claimed two teammates, Dikembe Mutombo and LaPhonso Ellis, went to the NBA with unfounded charges of marijuana...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/03/19/nba_284971.shtml
NBA
As new victory looms, Armstrong recalls past defeat

...while pushing up the Col de Joux-Plane pass in the final mountain stage two years ago. The U.S. Postal Service team rider finished the leg far behind his archrival, Jan Ullrich of Germany, and lost nearly two minutes off his overall lead...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/07/25/oth_349616.shtml
Other sports
Cavendish wins Tour stage; Armstrong plays it safe

...medieval sites like a Cistercian abbey. There were three minor crashed midway through the race. One involved Saxo Bank team rider Frank Schleck of Luxembourg, a possible title contender. In the first, Jurgen Van De Walle, a Belgian with the Quick...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/07/06/oth_529972.shtml
Other sports
Overtime

...races in Florida The Augusta Triumph/Ducati Racing Team ran six races at Jennings GP last weekend in Jennings, Fla. Team rider Steven Breckenridge won the Superbike Expert division and placed second in Mediumweight Solo 20 Expert, and third in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/03/29/oth_122302.shtml
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Rider returns to Hawks after missing practice

...a fear of flying on a small plane to his reluctance to play for a rebuilding team. "I feel a lot better about the team," Rider said Thursday. "I think we're a lot better now than we were at the start of the preseason. "But it's a long...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/11/05/bas_272649.shtml
Baseball
Elie gives Spurs edge

...almost everyone on the team except Rasheed Wallace. "What's so funny is we're still confident we can beat this team," Rider said. "We haven't played well at all against this team, not for 48 minutes. We feel if we play good, we'll...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/05/31/nba_262642.shtml
NBA
Tour de Georgia only a glimpse of sport's popularity

...multilap event on a course usually a mile or less in length, usually spanning 25 to 75 miles altogether Domestique: A team rider who sacrifices any individual performance to help a designated teammate, as Lance Armstrong did to propel teammate Tom...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/04/16/met_77780.shtml
Metro