DS says Frain brought to tears from abuse on social media: 'It’s never the plan to hurt somebody. If people think that, please go away and do another thing.'
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Podium-favorite Cavalli is initially cleared of any serious injuries but the team is continuing to monitor her for concussion.
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The Canyon-SRAM rider is still hunting for a stage win and more time gains.
Cavalli was one of three riders to go down during stage 2 after she was hit from behind at speed by another rider.
The 26-year-old wants to add a second yellow jersey to the Danish collection in 2022.
The Dutch sprinter beat Marianne Vos to win the opening stage of the historic new race.
The French squad will be looking to beat Annemiek van Vleuten and Demi Vollering with their trademark aggressive race tactics.
Mas is the second rider from Movistar to leave the race with the virus.
The world champion is looking for stage wins and helping her teammate Elisa Longo Borghini in the GC, but she also wants to have some fun.
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The German rider misses out by just eight points after Vingegaard takes the stage win.
The Ineos Grenadiers rider says he'd had enough of the Pogačar and Vingegaard attacks when he went off the front on the Spandelles.
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The American helped pace Tadej Pogačar for most of the final 30 kilometers, setting up the Slovenian for the stage victory.
Thomas limits his loses to the top two as Adam Yates struggles through illness and drops three places in the GC.
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The Spaniard missed the time cut by 15 minutes after vomiting several times during the stage.
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The Italian says that she will give 'all my heart' to help her FDJ-Suez-Futuroscope team pull out a good result on home soil.
Jonas Vingegaard survives with race lead intact after crashing with 56k to go.
Jumbo-Visma sees a second rider quit the Tour de France after a heavy fall, shortly before the yellow jersey also hits the deck in fast crash.
With temperatures still very high in Europe, the time cut has been extended and riders will be able to take bottles almost all day long.
Cort wakes up with fever and headache while Clarke returns positive in routine test.
The Slovenian has been suffering with injuries that have lingered since his stage 5 crash.
The Australian put in a fine performance to drop his breakaway companions.
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The Ineos Grenadiers rider soars away from the breakaway to take biggest road victory of his career.
The Belgian suffered a puncture while riding to his team bus after the Col du Granon finish on stage 11 and gave away his green jersey to a fan who helped him.
The Welshman is just four seconds behind Tadej Pogačar after a dramatic showdown on stage 11.
Stage 10 of the Tour de France was halted with 36k to go after protestors blocked the road.
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The stage was halted for about 15 minutes before it could resume.
The Frenchman was also seen vomiting during Sunday's stage in what he described as the 'worst day' on his bike.
The Australian is the fourth rider to depart after contracting coronavirus during the Tour de France.
The Colombian feels the strain of several crashes during the opening week of the French grand tour.
The Luxembourg rider almost missed the Tour de France due to a late positive COVID test.
The Frenchman is still in the top 10 overall at the end of the first week despite coming into the Tour de France with stage win ambitions.
There have been few opportunities for the breakaway to take victory, but Sunday's mountain stage could prove to be just that.
The Danish rider says he's focusing on keeping in touch with Tadej Pogačar as he waits for the big mountains to arrive.
Team doctors are still waiting for final diagnosis, but it appears the Tour rookie suffered a shoulder injury.
The American says that Planche des Belles Filles was better suited to Tadej Pogačar and that Jonas Vingegaard will come into his own later in the race.
Jumbo-Visma and others will continue to seek to dethrone Pogačar, and Bennett says that they're ready.
Jumbo-Visma 'satisfied' with Planche des Belles Filles result with 'a lot of climbs to go' before Paris.
The Canadian begins his search for stage wins with the polka-dot jersey on his mind.
The BikeExchange-Jayco DS believes that Michael Matthews could have beaten Tadej Pogačar if he was positioned better in uphill finale.
Tadej Pogačar's win sees Neilson Powless lose out on yellow by just four seconds.
The Italian rider said he made a mistake after attacking from the main bunch with two teammates in the breakaway.
The Australian plays it cool as breakaway takes victory on the cobbles at the Tour de France.
The Belgian retained his yellow jersey by a slim margin after a rollercoaster day for the Dutch squad.
Van Aert, Roglič crash while Vingegaard has multiple bike changes after a puncture. Roglič dislocates shoulder but is set to continue race.
The German rider was the last winner on the Tour de France cobbles and he's hoping to repeat it in 2022.
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The team has reigning Paris-Roubaix champion Dylan van Baarle, along with former top-10 finishers in Geraint Thomas and Luke Rowe, and junior champion Tom Pidcock.
The peloton will face nearly 20 kilometers of pavé as the GC riders take on their biggest challenge of the race so far.
The two-time defending champion says that cobbled stage will be a 'great show.'
The South African received a contract offer just hours are packing his backs and returning home, believing his career was over.
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The 23-year-old American is bumped and bruised after a crash on stage 3 but is good to continue racing.
Thousands line the road for the opening three stages of the Tour de France in Denmark.
The French grand tour has spent the last three days racing in Denmark with the first stage starting in Copenhagen.
The Australian rider says he was squeezed out when Van Aert and Sagan moved to the right during the sprint.
The Dutchman finished fifth after losing his leadout train around the final corner of stage 3.
Groupama-FDJ rider says that he acted in the 'heat of the moment' but asserts that his action was not 'violent.'
Magnus Cort gives the team something to smile about after taking the mountains jersey on home soil.
Dani Martinez and Filippo Ganna hit the deck inside the final three kilometers but neither loses time.
UCI president David Lappartient would like to see the race moved to avoid the men's and women's Tours de France.
The American is trying to make the most of the big occasion and soak in the moment.
The 27-year-old isays the Dutch squad has a 'good team for pretty much everything' and is looking forward to getting stuck in.
The tension will remain in the bunch for stage 2 with plenty of potential pitfalls for the GC riders.
Lappartient says that no rider or team is 'outside of the rules' and the authorities will decide if any wrongdoing has taken place.
The Dane is looking beyond his home country in search of stage victories at the Tour de France.
The two-time defending champion says he's not thinking about making history as he looks to take his third straight overall win.
Bob Jungels allowed to race after UCI medical team rules he is not infectious, despite a positive COVID-19 test Wednesday.
The Dutchman is targeting stage victories again in his second appearance at the Tour de France.
The Belgian rider has a busy summer of racing ahead with the Giro d'Italia Donne and the Tour de France Femmes on her program.
A decision to ban team vehicles from the race was overturned by an arbitration panel and the Japanese federation decided not to hold the event as planned.
American to support Enric Mas, while Movistar also names strong squad to support Annemiek van Vleuten at Giro d'Italia Donne.
Dutch rider will have raced just once in two months when the Tour de France Femmes rolls out on July 24.