Rupert Guinness

Rupert Guinness

Rupert Guinness is a Sports Reporter for The Sydney Morning Herald

Cycling

Tinkoff-Saxo outshine ordinary Sky team in Tour de France

Rupert Guinness Both teams began the Tour de France three weeks ago led by one of the two major favourites to win overall. Both were left to finish in Paris without them.

Vincenzo Nibali is a deserving Tour de France winner

Worthy champion: this year's Tour de France yellow jersey Vincenzo Nibali.

Rupert Guinness As Vincenzo Nibali rides towards likely victory in the Tour de France that ends in Paris on Sunday, mutterings still linger that the win will be devalued with the absence of Chris Froome and Alberto...

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Tour de France: Richie Porte - How far can he go?

Rupert Guinness Can Australian Richie Porte sign off on his dream promotion to leadership of the British Sky team in the Tour win the Tour de France and actually win overall?

For Michael Rogers and teammates, Majka's stage win just the tonic for Contador's abandon

On the limit: Michael Rogers.

Rupert Guinness When Michael Rogers heard that Polish teammate Rafa Majka had won the second of two Alpine stages of the Tour de France on Saturday it hurt him to smile.

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Alberto Contador most feared rider on Tour de France

One to watch: Spanish veteran Alberto Contador.

Rupert Guinness Two-time Tour de France winner Alberto Contador is most feared when his back is against the wall.

Alberto Contador primed to attack Tour de France leader Vincenzo Nibali

Smiling assassin: Alberto Contador before the start of the eighth stage of the Tour de France.

Rupert Guinness NANCY: Two-time Tour de France winner Alberto Contador is most feared when his back is against the wall.

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Michael Rogers set to make Tour de France comeback after impressing at Giro d'Italia

Returning to the big stage: Michael Rogers, pictured winning the 11th stage of the Giro d'Italia, will be racing in this year's Tour de France.

Rupert Guinness Michael Rogers, who has made an impressive comeback to top level racing from a provisional doping ban after recently being cleared by authorities, will definitely be picked to compete in this...

Tour de France: the Hall of Shame

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Rupert Guinness It has been a confronting week for cycling fans since the fall of Lance Armstrong.

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Chris Froome wins 17th stage of Tour de France

Froome

Rupert Guinness Tour de France leader Chris Froome says he would support any move by race organisers to shorten Thursday's 18th stage in the Alps should weather forecasts of heavy rain prove correct.

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I have not won the Tour de France: Andy Schleck feels sad for Alberto Contador

Andy Schleck.

Rupert Guinness in Doha Andy Schleck of Luxembourg and Michele Scarponi of Italy, the two riders poised to gain most from the two year suspension handed to Spaniard Alberto Contador, feel there is no reason to celebrate the...

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