Tag Archives: Tour de France
- IG Markets sponsors Team Sky cycling team
November 19, 2010
As far as tests of endurance go there’s far easier ways I could think of measuring yourself than the Tour de France. For one, most people reading this tablog would probably agree by taking part in an all-week drinking contest to prove their “endurance”. Poker pros, although having to concentrate...
- Contador fails second doping test
October 5, 2010
Alberto Contador has failed yet another drug test pointing to the two time Tour de France winner being a low down cheater. Here's the thing, fail one test and get over, shame on the World, fail another test, shame on you. At this point there has to be no doubt...
- Contador finds a way to beat Lance
September 30, 2010
If you look for a sport that occurs on wheels then you’ll be hard pressed to find one that hasn’t been embroiled in some kind of scandal in the past few months – let alone years. So to discover that doping has again reared its ugly head in the world...
- Spanish sporting supremacy rules in 2010, yet again
July 26, 2010
Alberto Contador and his Astana team wheeled around Paris yesterday afternoon, the Spaniard clutching the traditional flute of champagne as he celebrated a perfect summer for the sport in his country. Contador’s victory may have been slightly controversial, though you can’t fault the man who has now won three Tours....
- Tour de Farce as Alberto Contador makes forced apology
July 21, 2010
Is there no end to political correctness in sport? Have people forgotten that the goal of sporting competition is to win? Yesterday’s pathetic apology by Alberto Contador for his apparent lack of etiquette and the subsequent stage-managed kiss-and-make up with Andy Schleck was a classic example of how PR and...
- The end in sight for Lance Armstrong
July 20, 2010
Lance Armstrong is the icon of cycling and his fans span as far as his fame across the world. But after a spirited effort in the uphill portion of the Tour de France, even Lance can admit, the end is near. Read more.
Bilzerian Bike Bet: Lance Armstrong & Vanessa Selbst Involved
February 23, 2016
Is There Really Such Thing as a Poker Super Drug?
April 30, 2013
Paddy Power’s latest stunt involves urine samples
May 13, 2014
Contador fails second doping test
October 5, 2010