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Orica Greenedge’s Simon Gerrans sprints to win the third stage of the  Tour de France   from Ajaccio to Calvi on  Corsica. Cannondale  rider Peter Sagan (right) of Slovakia took second place. Photograph: Eric Gaillard/Reuters

Simon Gerrans of Orica GreenEdge won the third stage of the 100th Tour de France in a sprint finish in Calvi as Peter Sagan settled for second for a s(...)

Jan Bakelants of Belgium crosses the finish line ahead of the sprinting pack to win the second stage of the Tour de France  over 156 kilometres which  started in Bastia and finished in Ajaccio, Corsica. Photograph: Laurent Rebours/AP

Two stages down, nineteen to go. While there’s still a very long way to go in this year’s Tour de France, I already notice a difference compared to(...)

Nicolas Roche (left) and Dan Martin, who begin their Tour de France challenges in Corsica. Photograph: Bryn Lennon/Getty Images

Having made his debut 12 months ago but was hampered by illness, Dan Martin looks set for a more prominent role in this year’s Tour de France. The Iri(...)

Ireland’s Dan Martin has been confirmed as one of the team leaders of the Garmin-Sharp team for this year’s Tour de France

One year after he made his debut in the race, Ireland’s Dan Martin has been confirmed as one of the team leaders of the Garmin-Sharp team for this yea(...)

Ireland’s Dan Martin. Photograph: Inpho

All British eyes will be on Team Sky’s Chris Froome at the Tour de France, but a Birmingham-born Irishman is capable of upsetting the odds, according(...)

Bradley Wiggins has been ruled out of this summer’s Tour de France.

Bradley Wiggins has been ruled out of defending his Tour de France title because of a knee injury which has left him with insufficient time to train p(...)

Previously the leader of the Ag2r La Mondiale squad, Nicolas Roche  will likely be a super-domestique for double Tour de France winner and team leader Alberto Contador in this year’s event. Photograph: Bryn Lennon/Getty Images

After a long break from competition, Nicolas Roche will pin a number on once again when he begins the Tour de Suisse tomorrow week.The event is his fi(...)

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