Cycling

Cyclists take part in the annual 'Ride the Lights' event on Blackpool promenade

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Cyclists take part in the annual ‘Ride the Lights’ event on Blackpool promenade

Jason Kenny of Britain celebrates after winning gold in the men's cycling sprint final at the Rio Olympic Velodrome during the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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Jason Kenny of Britain celebrates after winning gold in the men’s cycling sprint final at the Rio Olympic Velodrome during the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Anna Knauer of Germany and Allison Beveridge of Canada crash during the final of the Women's Omnium 10km Scratch Race

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Anna Knauer of Germany and Allison Beveridge of Canada crash during the final of the Women’s Omnium 10km Scratch Race

Cyclist Katarzyna Niewiadoma of Poland rides during the women's individual time trial event at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Wednesday, Aug. 10, 2016.

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Cyclist Katarzyna Niewiadoma of Poland rides during the women’s individual time trial event at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

France Cycling Tour de France

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The pack pedals during the third stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 223.5 kilometers with start in Granville and finish in Angers, France, on Monday

Trott of Great Britain on her way to win gold in  the Women's Scratch Race Final at the UCI Track Cycling World Championships in London

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Laura Trott of Great Britain (C) on her way to win gold in the Women’s Scratch Race Final at the UCI Track Cycling World Championships in London.

UCI World Track Cycling Championships

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UCI World Track Cycling Championships, London, Italy compete in the men’s team pursuit qualifying round.

A cyclist drives past wafts of mist rising from a tributary of the Weisse Elster river in Leipzig, eastern Germany, on Tuesday

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A cyclist drives past wafts of mist rising from a tributary of the Weisse Elster river in Leipzig, eastern Germany, on Tuesday

Downhill bikers Mulic, Hadzic and Kolar train on the disused bobsled track from the 1984 Sarajevo Winter Olympics on Trebevic mountain near Sarajevo

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Downhill bikers Kemal Mulic (L-R), Tarik Hadzic and Kamer Kolar train on the disused bobsled track from the 1984 Sarajevo Winter Olympics on Trebevic mountain near Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina. Abandoned and left to crumble into oblivion, most of the 1984 Winter Olympic venues in Bosnia’s capital Sarajevo have been reduced to rubble by neglect as much as the 1990s conflict that tore apart the former Yugoslavia.

Cannondale-Garmin rider Talansky of the US, AG2R La Mondiale riders Bardet of France and Bakelants of Belgium cycle during the 18th stage of the 102nd Tour de France cycling race...Cannondale-Garmin rider Andrew Talansky of the U.S. (L), AG2R La Mondiale riders Romain Bardet of France (C) and Jan Bakelants of Belgium cycle during the 186.5-km (115.88 miles) 18th stage of the 102nd Tour de France cycling race from Gap to Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne in the French Alps mountains, France, July 23, 2015.

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Cannondale-Garmin rider Andrew Talansky of the U.S., AG2R La Mondiale riders Romain Bardet of France and Jan Bakelants of Belgium cycle during the 186.5-km (115.88 miles) 18th stage of the 102nd Tour de France cycling race from Gap to Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne in the French Alps mountains, France

Peter Sagan of Slovakia, wearing the best sprinter's green jersey, left, rides in the pack during the seventeenth stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 161 kilometers (100 miles) with start in Digne-les-Bains and finish in Pra Loup, France, Wednesday, July 22, 2015

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Peter Sagan of Slovakia, wearing the best sprinter’s green jersey, rides in the pack during the 17th stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 161km (100 miles) with the start in Digne-les-Bains and finish in Pra Loup, France, on Wednesday

The pack of riders cycle during the 11th stage of the Tour de France cycling race...The pack of riders cycle during the 188-km (116.8 miles) 11th stage of the 102nd Tour de France cycling race from Pau to Cauterets in the French Pyrenees mountains, France, July 15, 2015.

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The pack of riders cycle during the 188-km (116.8 miles) 11th stage of the 102nd Tour de France cycling race from Pau to Cauterets in the French Pyrenees mountains, France, on Wednesday

The pack of riders make its way past Didi Senft, a cycling enthusiast better known as 'El Diablo', during the 7th stage of the 102nd Tour de France cycling race...REFILE WITH PHOTOGRAPHER NAME  The pack of riders make its way past Didi Senft, a cycling enthusiast better known as 'El Diablo' (The Devil), during the 190.5-km (118.4 miles) 7th stage of the 102nd Tour de France cycling race from Livarot to Fougeres, France, July 10, 2015.

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The pack of riders make its way past Didi Senft, a cycling enthusiast better known as ‘El Diablo’ (The Devil), during the 190.5-km (118.4 miles) 7th stage of the 102nd Tour de France cycling race from Livarot to Fougeres, France on Friday

Eritrea's Daniel Teklehaimanot passes over a bridge as he rides in the breakaway group of three riders in Dieppe during the sixth stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 191.5 kilometers (119 miles) with start in Abbeville and finish in Le Havre, France, Thursday, July 9, 2015.

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Eritrea’s Daniel Teklehaimanot passes over a bridge as he rides in the breakaway group of three riders in Dieppe during the sixth stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 191.5 kilometers (119 miles) with start in Abbeville and finish in Le Havre, France, Thursday

Belgium Cycling Tour de France

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Scores of riders lie on the road after crashing during the third stage of the Tour de France cycling race in Belgium on Monday.

Belgium's Philippe Gilbert celebrates as he crosses the finish line to win the 12th stage of the Giro d'Italia, Tour of Italy cycling race from Imola to Vicenza, Italy, Thursday, May 21, 2015. Alberto Contador extended his overall lead ahead of Fabio Aru to 17 seconds while Philippe Gilbert won the rainy 12th stage of the Giro d'Italia on Thursday

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Belgium’s Philippe Gilbert celebrates as he crosses the finish line to win the 12th stage of the Giro d’Italia, Tour of Italy cycling race from Imola to Vicenza, Italy, Thursday

The Hong Kong team competes during the women's team pursuit qualifying race at the UCI Track Cycling World Cup in Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines, near Paris...REFILE - CORRECTING HEADLINE  The Hong Kong team, including Pang Yao, Yang Qianyu, Leung Bo Yee and Meng Zhao Juan, competes during the women's team pursuit qualifying race at the UCI Track Cycling World Cup in Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines, near Paris, February 18, 2015.

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The Hong Kong team, including Pang Yao, Yang Qianyu, Leung Bo Yee and Meng Zhao Juan, competes during the women’s team pursuit qualifying race at the UCI Track Cycling World Cup in Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines, near Paris on Wednesday

Pack races in the track cycling women's omnium 25km point race at the Incheon International Velodrome during the 17th Asian Games

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The pack races in the cycling track at the women’s omnium 25km point race at the Incheon International Velodrome during the 17th Asian Games in South Korea on Thursday

The Peloton crosses Runcorn Bridge during the stage two of the 2014 Tour of Britain.

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The peloton crosses the Runcorn Bridge during stage two of the 2014 Tour of Britain

The pack of riders cycles on its way during the 197.5km 13th stage of the Tour de France cycling race...The pack of riders cycles on its way during the 197.5km 13th stage of the Tour de France cycling race between Saint-Etienne and Chamrousse, July 18, 2014.         REUTERS/Jacky Naegelen (FRANCE  - Tags: SPORT CYCLING TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY)

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The pack of riders cycles on its way during the 197.5km 13th stage of the Tour de France cycling race between Saint-Etienne and Chamrousse