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Cavendish claims fourth 2008 Tour stage

NIMES, France, July 18 (UPI) -- Mark Cavendish used a perfectly timed burst of speed to win Friday's 13th Stage of the 2008 Tour de France, giving him four stage victories this year.

Dumoulin takes Tour de France third stage

NANTES, France, July 7 (UPI) -- Samuel Dumoulin nipped William Frischkorn in a sprint to the finish of the 124-mile third stage of the Tour de France cycling race.

Steegmans takes second stage at Tour

GHENT, Belgium, July 9 (UPI) -- Gert Steegmans won the second stage of the Tour de France, which covered the 101 miles from Dunkirk, France, to Ghent, Belgium, on Monday.

McEwen takes first stage at Tour de France

LONDON, July 8 (UPI) -- Australia's Robbie McEwen Sunday won the first stage of the 2007 Tour de France despite taking a spill.

The Tour de France begins Saturday

LONDON, July 6 (UPI) -- Alexandre Vinokourov of Kazakhstan is considered the favorite when the Tour de France cycling race starts Saturday in London. The 33-year-old Vinokourov finished third in 2003 and fifth in 2005.

U.S.'s Landis triumphs in Tour de France

PARIS, July 23 (UPI) -- Floyd Landis has triumphed in the Tour de France, the third American to take cycling's most prestigious contest.

Popovych wins 12th stage, Landis leads

CARCASSONNE, France, July 14 (UPI) -- Yaroslav Popovych broke from a pack to win the 12th stage of the Tour de France, but American Floyd Landis remained the overall race leader. The Ukrainian riding for the Discovery Channel team covered the 211-kilometers from Luchon to Carcasonne in France

Freire wins ninth stage of Tour de France

DAX, France, July 11 (UPI) -- The 2006 Tour de France resumed after a day's rest with Oscar Freier of Spain taking the ninth stage from Bordeaux to Dax, France. Freier sprinted to the finish the 170-kilometer stage in three hours, 35 minutes and 24 seconds to win his second stage of t

McEwen wins sixth stage of Tour de France

VITRE, France, July 7 (UPI) -- Australian Robbie McEwen sprinted to his third win in a stage of the Tour de France, taking Friday's 189-kilometer sixth stage from Lisieux to Vitre, France.

McEwen wins 4th stage of Tour de France

SAINT-QUENTIN, France, July 5 (UPI) -- Australian Robbie McEwen sprinted to the finish Wednesday to win the fourth stage of the Tour de France as Belgium's Tom Boonen remained overall leader.

McEwen captures 13th stage of Tour

PLATEAU DE BEILLE, France, July 15 (UPI) -- Australian Robbie McEwen Friday captured the 13th stage of the Tour de France, a 107.6 mile stretch from Miramas to Montpiellier.

McEwen wins 7th stage of Tour de France

KARLSRUHE, Germany, July 8 (UPI) -- Australia's Robbie McEwen won the seventh stage of the Tour de France Friday while American Lance Armstrong maintained his overall lead.

Bernucci wins 6th stage of Tour de France

NANCY, France, July 7 (UPI) -- Italy's Lorenzo Bernucci won the sixth stage of the Tour de France Thursday despite rain that caused several crashes in northeastern France.

McEwen wins fifth stage of Tour de France

PARIS, July 6 (UPI) -- Australian Robbie McEwen sprinted to the finish to win the fifth stage of the Tour de France Wednesday but Lance Armstrong remained the overall leader.

Boonen wins again; Armstrong still second

TOURS, France, July 4 (UPI) -- Belgian Tom Boonen won for the second straight day at the 2005 Tour de France Monday and six-time defending champion Lance Armstrong remained in second place.
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Robbie McEwen (born June 24, 1972 in Brisbane, Queensland) is an Australian professional road bicycle racer, for Team RadioShack on the UCI ProTour, specializing in sprint finishes. As a triple winner of the Tour de France's green jersey sprinters' classification, at his peak he was considered one of the fastest sprinters in the world.

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