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news07.06.2014Alberto Contador: «Winning isn't an obsession»

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Following what he calls the best early part of the season of his career, Alberto Contador spoke ahead of the Dauphiné from his hotel in Lyon.

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news07.06.2014Romain Bardet: «Finally!»

CYCLISME - UCI EUROPE TOUR - 2014 - PARIS CAMEMBERT 2014 / 15 AVRIL 2014 / PHOTO BRUNO BADE / ARRIVEE A VIMOUTIERS / ROMAIN BARDET (FRA) ALM / *** Local Caption *** - © Presse Sports

A rookie at the Dauphiné, AG2R-La Mondiale's Romain Bardet who was the first Frenchman at the Tour de France last year (15th) eyes his home race with a great motivation.

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news07.06.2014A time trial to begin with and time bonus up for grab

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The 2014 Critérium du Dauphiné features a 10.4km individual time trial in the streets of Lyon as the inaugural stage this Sunday.

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news07.06.2014Van Garderen aims high at the Dauphiné

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Beside the trio of hot favorites composed of Chris Froome, Alberto Contador and Vincenzo Nibali, Tejay van Garderen is the underdog of the Dauphiné starting in Lyon this Sunday with a 10.4km time trial on a distance that is very much his taste.

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news06.06.2014D-2 News

CYCLISME CRITERIUM DU DAUPHINE LIBERE - 7EME ETAPE SAINT JEAN DE MAURIENNE-GRENOBLE *** Local Caption *** hushovd (thor) - dumoulin (samuel) © Presse Sports

On Sunday, the battles will start in the streets of Lyon, firstly between the leading flat specialists. As for the sprinters, Thor Hushovd will be in attendance to seek a 5th stage win on the Dauphiné, which this year will witness significant technical prowess for its live broadcasts...

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news03.06.2014Voeckler: "A protagonist, like last year"

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Thomas Voeckler, the stage winner in Grenoble last year, hopes to open his 2014 account in what will be his eighth Dauphiné.

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news30.05.2014No Froome for Error

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The peloton is ready to fire the opening salvoes of the summer hostilities at the Critérium du Dauphiné. Chris Froome will try and see off the pretenders to his Alpine crown before he sets his sights on the Tour de France. Alberto Contador and Vincenzo Nibali will have ample opportunity from June 8 to 15 to usurp his place on the throne.

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news03.03.2014Mountains In All Shapes And Flavours

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The announcement of the 2014 Critérium du Dauphiné route at the Rhône-Alpes Regional Council in Lyon has revealed a tough course on which punchers, one-day climbers and pure mountain goats will all have their say.

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news28.02.2014De Marchi wins in Risoul, Froome takes the overall classification

Chris Froome is the winner of the 65th Criterium du Dauphiné. He finished second in the last stage in Risoul behind Alessandro De Marchi who courageously stayed ahead of the big stars and claimed a well deserved victory after 153 kilometres of breakaway under the cold and rainy conditions in the south of the Alps. Froome is more than ever the hot favorite of the Tour de France.

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news27.02.2014Editorial

Alpine formula

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news26.02.2014Teams Selection of Critérium du Dauphiné 2014

The organisers have chosen the teams that will take part in the 66th edition of the Critérium du Dauphiné (June 8-15).

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Jersey wearers after the stage 8

Classifications after the stage 8

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