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Spanish rider Alberto Contador, who crashed out of the Tour de France last week, on Wednesday ruled out competing in next month's Vuelta a Espana.Contador quit the Tour de France, which he had been bidding to win for a third time, after suffering a ..
Two men have been charged over a violent machete attack on three French rugby union internationals after a spat outside a bar, prosecutors said Wednesday.The attack on Aurelien Rougerie, Julien Pierre and Benjamin Kayser occurred overnight Saturday ..
Tour de France leader Vincenzo Nibali played down suggestions he had finally cracked ahead of Wednesday's fearsome 17th stage in the Pyrenees.The day before Nibali had been slightly distanced by young French climber Thibaut Pinot as the leaders ..
Ewen McKenzie Wednesday named a 32-man Australian squad for the upcoming Rugby Championship with few surprises, sticking with the group that is enjoying a seven-match winning streak. It includes 25 players who earned at least one Test cap during the ..
Michael Rogers finally won a Tour de France stage after 10 years of trying and with it came redemption for the Australian.In his 10th Tour, the wily veteran stole a march on his four escape companions to solo to victory after a monumental 237.5km ..
France winger Franck Ribery and Spanish midfielder Javi Martinez rejoined their Bayern Munich teammates on Tuesday as they returned for pre-season training, the German champions announced.Ribery missed the World Cup in Brazil with a back injury ..
The Dutchman has revealed that he is set to sign a four-year contract following Sinisa Mihajlovic’s resignation, rejecting South Africa's approachDick Advocaat has revealed he is set to take charge of theSerbia national team.The experienced ..
Australian Michael Rogers won the 16th stage of the Tour de France on Tuesday.The wily veteran, who won two stages at the Giro d'Italia in May after coming back from a temporary doping suspension, outfoxed four escape companions to take the win ..
New-Zealand born Samoan international Pelu Taele has signed for two seasons with Top 14 outfit Bayonne from relegated Biarritz, his new club confirmed on Tuesday.Taele passed his medical on Monday evening and will join his new teammates at a ..
World champion Rui Costa of Portugal withdrew from the Tour de France on Tuesday due to pneumonia, his Lampre-Merida team said in a statement.Costa had been 13th in the standings at almost 13 minutes behind race leader Vincenzo Nibali.His team said ..