The 2013 Tour de France continued today with a team time trial. Such a discipline was always going to prove difficult for injured riders to stay close to their teams, and for Ted King it was a step too far.
The American Cannondale rider finished seven seconds outside the time limit, meaning he is not allowed to take the start for Stage 5.
Tour de France race organisers ignored the pleas from his team.
After the COVID-19 pandemic forced the 2020 edition out of its usual spot in early May and transplanted it into October, the Giro d’Italia is back in its rightful place as the opening grand tour of the season, and the 104th edition of the race is sure to torment every one of its 184 participants. […]
The NRL top eight is locked in, the coaching merry-go-round is slowing to a halt and I hope the journos from Nine and News Corp are done crying about who’s being meaner to whom for the time being. So let’s leave the footy aside for a week.