A day at the Tour with Eurosport

Last Sunday the 2017 Tour de France finished on the Champs Elysee in Paris. It was a short stage and

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Tour de Tiddleywinks

Sprinters are a rare breed. Off the bike some can be brash and overconfident, but the majority tend to be

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Sam’s strength !

Imagine for a second what happens when a person in an ordinary job gets sick for a few weeks. They

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I never got a kiss at the ESB

A Carrick man standing in the door and calling out before entering ‘Are any of ye in handcuffs ?’. The reply came ‘not all of us’. As the Carrick entourage entered a Scottish voice called out ‘Did ye ever see Con Air ?’

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Crisp Room at the Tour de France

Grown up scepticism, telling yourself that it’s just being realistic and facing up to the truth, places a dark cloud over the pure enjoyment of how a sensible adult watches modern sports, especially cycling and especially the Tour de France.

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Sastre V Evans – the difference was more than 58 seconds !

Yesterday Carlos Sastre , the 33 year old Spaniard who stands at 1.70 m and weighs just 61 kg won

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Get into bed shep !

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Dopes !

Yet another tour and yet another doping scandal is in the pipeline . The words ‘cycling’ and ‘drugs’ have of

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The men of the Ras

Each year during the third week in May several towns in Ireland reverberate to the sound of Paddy Fitzsimons voice

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Le Tour

Each year throughout the cycling world and beyond millions of fans tune in their televisions each afternoon to view live

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