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Dan Martin to make Tour de France debut as part of super-strong team
Dan Martin has been selected as part of the Garmin-Barracuda team for the Tour de France.
Resilient Roche seals top ten place at Tour de Suisse
Nicolas Roche has ended the Tour de Suisse in tenth place overall after another impressive performance in the mountains.
Roche climbs to place to 13th after tough mountain stage
Nicolas Roche performed solidly in the mountains of the Tour de Suisse today placing 11th on the penultimate stage where his controlled efforts on the tough finishing climb were rewarded with a move up to 13th place in GC.
Roche out of Tour de Suisse top ten after Gossau TT
Nicolas Roche has dropped out of the top ten at the Tour de Suisse after conceding just over a minute and a half to Rui Costa (Moviestar) who continues to lead the race after the 34.3 kilometre stage seven time trial.
Roche solid as break finish 11 minutes up at Tour de Suisse
Nicolas Roche had little to worry about on stage five of the Tour de Suisse where a seven-man break stayed away to decide the finish without threatening his fifth place in the GC.
No place for Matt Brammeier on Omega Pharma Quickstep Tour de France shortlist
Irish National Champion Matt Brammeier has been omitted from the Omega Pharma Quickstep team's plans for the Tour de France.
Roche sits tight in fifth as rain persists at Tour de Suisse
Persistent rain made for another testing day for Nicolas Roche (AG2R La Mondiale) on stage four of the Tour de Suisse where he did well to protect his fifth place in the race GC.
Roche battles wind and rain to hold fifth in Tour de Suisse GC
Nicolas Roche has held onto his fifth place overall at the Tour de Suisse after a wet and windy stage three which came down to a sprint finish won by Peter Sagan (Liquigas-Cannondale).
Nicolas Roche back on song at Tour de Suisse after sixth place at Verbier
Nicolas Roche has moved to fifth overall at the Tour de Suisse after an impressive performance on the summit finish of the hors category climb to Verbier where he finished sixth behind Rui Costa (Moviestar).
Nicolas Roche off to promising start in Tour de Suisse
Nicolas Roche got his Tour de Suisse off to a promising start today by limiting his losses to just 31 seconds in the opening 7.3 kilometre individual time trial won by Peter Sagan (Liquigas-Cannondale).
Dan Martin drops nine minutes on queen stage
Daniel Martin soldiered through the queen stage of this year's Criterium to Dauphiné coming in over nine minutes behind lone winner Nairo Quintana (Moviestar).
Dan Martin back on his game as Dauphine hits mountains
Dan Martin was back on his game as the Criterium du Dauphine hit the mountains on stage five which he completed in the company of race leader Bradley Wiggins and all of the GC contenders.
On form Ronan McLaughlin fifth at Ronde de l’Oise
Ronan McLaughlin produced an excellent performance to finish fifth on the first stage of the Ronde de l'Oise in France.
Martin conservative as Wiggins rips up Dauphine TT
Dan Martin took the opportunity to conserve his energy on the time trial stage of the Criterium du Dauphine finishing over ten minutes down on Bradley Wiggins (Sky) who roared to victory on the 53.5 kilometre long course.
Whiplashed Martin shows signs of recovery
Dan Martin endured another tough day in the saddle on stage three of the Criterium du Dauphine but showed encouraging signs that he is recovering from his injuries by finishing with the main field.
Dan Martin battles through injury at the Criterium du Dauphine
Dan Martin’s continued participation in the Criterium du Dauphine is in question after the injuries he sustained in yesterday’s pile up caused him to lose almost eleven minutes on the mountainous third stage.
Heavy crash derails Martin shot at Dauphine
A heavy crash inside the final 30 kilometres of the opening road stage of the Criterium du Dauphine has put an end to Dan Martin’s hopes of challenging for the race general classification.
Wet weather hampers Martin’s Dauphine prologue
Daniel Martin was forced to contend with wet and slippery conditions during the 5.7km opening prologue time trial at the Criterium du Dauphiné.

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