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Why does the Vuelta a España have a combination classification?

Stage races in cycling are interesting because they typically have multiple competitions inside one race. You have the general classification (usually seen as the most important one), and then there ...
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Why meldonium “almost” only in East Europe?

Meldonium has been considered a drug used for doping since Jan 1, 2016 and many athletes that used this drug in the past and did not stop have tested positive for it and have been disqualified or ...
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How are race numbers in cycling races assigned?

In cycling races all riders wear race numbers for easier identification. Are there som rules or traditions which decide which team gets which set of numbers? By looking on some races, it looks that ...