James Raia

James Raia

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Tour de France 2006

Mercado Takes Stage 10; Dessel in Yellow

PAU, France — Cyril Dessel (AG2R) of France surprisingly became the fifth leader of the Tour de France when he finished second Wednesday to Spain's Juan Miguel Mercado (Agritubel) in the...

Sylvain Calzati winning Stage 8 of the Tour. (Beth Schneider)

Calzati Claims Stage 8 Win

LORIENT, France — Sylvain Calzati (AG2R) of France broke from a six-rider pack with about 19 miles left in the stage to claimed the eighth stage of the Tour de France by more than two minutes...

Robbie McEwen, Tour de France 2006

McEwen Sprints to Third Stage Win

VITRE, France – Australian Robbie McEwen (Davitamon-Lotto) continued his dominating sprint finishes Friday, winning his third stage of the Tour de France and equaling his stage win total in...