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Evans, Wiggins expected to contend in Tour de France

...Tour ends, is casting a shadow on this year's race - forcing some to choose one event or the other. Belgian sprinter Tom Boonen and promising American Taylor Phinney are skipping the Tour to focus on the London Games. American Tyler Farrar - who...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2012-06-23/evans-wiggins-expect
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...Germany's Andrei Greipel won a second consecutive stage at the Spanish Vuelta to take the overall lead. Greipel overtook Tom Boonen, of Belgium, in the final few yards to capture 108-mile fifth stage in 4 hours, 27 minutes, 54 seconds. The Team...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/09/04/oth_546966.shtml
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Mellow Armstrong could finally win French hearts

...blood tests. The UCI said nine riders from each of the 20 teams were tested Thursday along with Quick Step sprint star Tom Boonen. The Belgian rider has appealed to French sports authorities in hopes of overturning a ban by Tour organizers after...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/07/03/oth_529710.shtml
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Overtime

...Cordoba, Spain, Italian rider Daniele Bennati took the overall lead of the Spanish Vuelta after a third stage won by Tom Boonen , of Belgium, in a sprint finish. Boonen, riding for Quickstep, finished the 105-mile stage in 4 hours, 25 minutes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/09/02/oth_471671.shtml
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German grabs win, jersey

...cycling authorities because the use of the drug outside of competition is not considered to be an offense. Belgian cyclist Tom Boonen also tested positive for a drug -- cocaine -- in an out-of-competition test. He was banned by Tour organizers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/07/09/oth_465025.shtml
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In the spirit of Armstrong, McEwen crashes but wins Tour stage

...This was the 12th stage victory on the Tour for McEwen, who was followed by Thor Hushovd of Norway in second place and Tom Boonen of Belgium in third. McEwen tied Germany's Erik Zabel for the most stage victories among current riders. But they're...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/07/09/oth_135155.shtml
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American regains position as leader

...116-mile stage began in Gap and also took riders up the Col d'Izoard and the Col du Lautaret climbs. World champion Tom Boonen of Belgium dropped out of the race after scaling the Col d'Izoard, which like the L'Alpe d'Huez is so tough that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/07/19/oth_89429.shtml
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Freire wins last flat stage of Tour de France

...sprint specialist also won stage five. Freire, a three-time former world champion, surged past current world champion Tom Boonen in a grouped sprint finish at Dax, in southwest France. He held off the rapidly closing McEwen at the line. Race leader...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/07/12/oth_88575.shtml
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Crashes knock out three more

...another top rider Tuesday when Alejandro Valverde, of Spain, crashed during the third stage, in which world champion Tom Boonen, of Belgium, took the overall lead. On a day when cycling's showcase race crossed into three countries, Germany's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/07/05/oth_87852.shtml
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Armstrong stays out of trouble

...he avoided danger by steering clear of sprinters jostling for position on a day when several fell, and Belgium's Tom Boonen was the winner. Armstrong, bidding for a seventh straight Tour de France title, had no intention of trying to win...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/07/04/oth_457826.shtml
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