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  1. Astana Continental team ‘suspended’ in wake of new positive

    Astana faces intense scrutiny after five different riders associated with the team have failed doping tests in 2014. Photo: Casey B. Gibson | www.cbgphoto.com (File).

    Astana suspends continental team to distance its WorldTour squad from a growing doping scandal

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  2. Velo Gift Guide: Mountain bike

    Five gift ideas for the off-road rider in your life. Comfortable clothes, a reliable pack, a clever pump, and a book that inspires

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  3. Reviewed: SRAM Rival Hydro 22

    Rival disc brake caliper: Almost identical to Red and Force, except for different mounting hardware and finishes. Photo: Michael Robson

    Rival mirrors virtually all the performance, design, and durability standards of its pricier siblings, it just weighs more and costs less

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  4. Quintana’s complicated recovery from surgery shouldn’t slow run for yellow

    Nairo Quintana has faced an uphill battle, recovering from shoulder surgery this fall. However, his appointment with the 2015 Tour de France stands, and Movistar is optimistic about its young star. Photo: Tim De Waele | TDWsport.com (File).

    Nairo Quintana's recovery from shoulder surgery goes rougher than expected, but he still expects to be in top form for the Tour de France

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  5. Steve Hed, aerodynamics pioneer and industry icon, dies at 59

    Steve Hed will be remembered for his warm, curious personality and brilliant innovations in the field of bicycle aerodynamics. He died Wednesday at age 59. Photo courtesy of HED Cycling.

    Steve Hed, a relentless tinkerer and pioneer who set wheel-building trends in the cycling industry for three decades, died Wednesday

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