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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...France, Italy and Spain. The last Italian to win the Tour de France was Marco Pantani in 1998.After cruising in 24 seconds...

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

...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-
Battle for second looms as Tour de France winds down

BERGERAC, France - Ramunas Navardauskas gave Lithuania and his American team a stage victory Friday at the Tour de France.Now cycling's great showcase is reduced to this: the race for second place behind Vincenzo Nibali.The Italian...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-07-25/battle-second-looms-
Tour de France leader increases his lead

ARGELES-GAZOST, France - Vincenzo Nibali crushed everyone on the last mountain leg of the Tour de France on Thursday, all but ensuring he will be crowned champion when the race ends in Paris in three days.On the big, final climb...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-07-24/tour-de-france-leader-increases-h
Aussie Michael Rogers wins Stage 16; leader Vincenzo Nibali maintains tight hold on Tour lead

...to their reputation for causing ups and downs at the Tour de France: A French rider climbed in the standings, an American...Every cyclist's dream is to win a stage at the Tour de France," Rogers said. "I can't describe the joy I felt...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-07-22/aussie-michael-roger
Tour de France leader Vincenzo Nibali knows doping suspicions still loom

CARCASSONNE, France - The man who looks set to win the Tour de France, barring a disaster on French roads from now until Sunday, says he understands that cycling is still paying for its longtime...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-07-21/tour-de-france-leade
Late push helps give Norwegian rider stage win at Tour de France

...exhausted, but could see it coming ? their first Tour de France stage victory. Those last 50 meters, however, got...professional and not many of us get a chance to start the Tour de France," Bauer said.The 29-year-old New Zealand rider...

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

...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

...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 English-language...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-07-16/andrew-talanskys-ten