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Italy's Vincenzo Nibali wins Tour de France

PARIS - Vincenzo Nibali won the Tour de France on Sunday, becoming the first Italian in 16 years to triumph in cycling's greatest race by chiseling a lead over his main rivals...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-07-27/italys-vincenzo-niba
Italian Vincenzo Nibali all but assured of winning Tour de France

...France - Finally cracking broad smiles after weeks of no-nonsense racing, Vincenzo Nibali confirmed he will win the Tour de France after another impressive ride in a dramatic penultimate stage on Saturday.Nibali all but ensured he will be crowned...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-07-26/italian-vincenzo-nib
Poland's Rafal Majka wins Tour stage, as leader Vincenzo Nibali marches on

...ascents, Rafal Majka winked at a French TV camera and tugged playfully at a motorcycle's antenna.Even this late in the Tour de France, the Polish rider made winning look easy as he took Stage 17 on Wednesday.For Vincenzo Nibali, the second ride...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-07-23/polands-rafal-majka-
Late push helps give Norwegian rider stage win at Tour de France

NIMES, France - Almost at the line, Jack Bauer and Martin Elmiger were exhausted, but could see it coming - their first Tour de France stage victory. Those last 50 meters, however, got in the way.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-07-20/late-push-helps-give
Norway's Kristoff wins 12th Tour de France stage as Italy's Nibali retains yellow jersey

...show of opportunistic racing, won the 12th stage of the Tour de France in a sprint as Vincenzo Nibali kept the yellow jersey...efforts." On Friday, "attacks can happen, but the Tour de France doesn't end tomorrow."The race has 10 more days...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-07-17/norways-kristoff-win
Andrew Talansky's tenacity shows in Tour Stage 11 of Tour de France

...France - Sitting on a roadside guard rail, wincing and rubbing his lower back, Andrew Talansky looked ready to quit the Tour de France in the middle of Stage 11. The Tour's Web site and French TV commentators said his race was over. So did some...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-07-16/andrew-talanskys-ten
Italian Vincenzo Nibali in the driver's seat in Tour de France

...winner Alberto Contador out of the race, the path is wide open for Vincenzo Nibali to become the first Italian to win the Tour de France since the late Marco Pantani in 1998.The French have waited even longer for a champion ? the last was Bernard Hinault...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-07-15/italian-vincenzo-nib
German Tony Martin puts on dominant performance in Tour de France's ninth stage

...German rider Tony Martin showed he has climbing skills to go with his speed by easily winning the hilly ninth stage of the Tour de France on Sunday, while Frenchman Tony Gallopin took the yellow jersey from Vincenzo Nibali, of Italy.The 29-year-old...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-07-13/german-tony-martin-p
Italians have big day in Tour de France's seventh stage

NANCY, France - Matteo Trentin of Italy won Friday's seventh stage of the Tour de France in a photo finish, after two top American hopefuls went down in the latest spills of a crash-marred edition this year.Fellow...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-07-11/italians-have-big-day-tour-de-fra
Italy's Vincenzo Nibali keeps yellow jersey in Tour de France

REIMS, France - Sprint specialist Andre Greipel won a drizzly sixth stage of the Tour de France on Thursday, as crashes again thinned the pack of support riders for rivals hoping to strip Vincenzo Nibali of the yellow jersey...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-07-10/italys-vincenzo-niba