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2011 Tour de France Quick Stats – Katusha

A quick look at the TdF careers of the 2011 Katusha Tour de France squad

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2011 Tour de France Preview – Russia

Pavé would like to thank Handspun and Clément for supporting our coverage of the 2011 Tour de France. This year Russia will be represented by a formidable contingent of successful attackers riders and breakaway specialists. The most accomplished stage racer without a pending doping appeal will not be racing this year, as Denis Menchov’s Geox … Continue reading

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2011 Giro d’Italia – Win, Lose, or Draw

Pavé would like to thank Laekhouse for supporting our coverage of the 2011 Giro d’Italia.   Did the 2011 Giro d’Italia turn out to be a great edition worthy of the 150th anniversary of Italy’s unification? Or was it a political flop that drove riders, teams, and organizers to agony? Here’s a special Giro-edition of … Continue reading

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Tour of Belgium – Mini-Preview

  The Tour of Belgium has the potential to be a top-tier race, if only it didn’t have to compete with the Giro d’Italia for attention. While the race’s pancake-flat stages may not be the most exciting,  the middle stages are usually run on parcours familiar to spring classics fans. For example, this year’s Stage … Continue reading

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The Sticky Bidon – April 26, 2011

Interesting cycling items from across the Internet, April 26, 2011 Katusha removes Pozzato from Giro Squad Rick Zabel To Follow In Father Erik's Footsteps? Exclusive: UCI ProTeam Ranking System Revealed Seen any cool links we missed? Share ‘em in the comments below!

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Liège-Bastogne-Liège Preview

The oldest of the monuments, La Doyenne is arguably the most tactical. The leisurely ride down from Liège to Bastogne is interrupted by only a minor climb or two, but the race back up to Liège dishes out 13 climbs. Each forces a selection, and whittles down teammates and hopefuls. Liège rewards the tactical rider with … Continue reading

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