Sprint Finish

Some articles on sprint, finish, sprint finish:

2006 Tour De France, Prologue To Stage 11 - Stages - Stage 11 - Thursday, July 13: Tarbes - Val D'Aran, Pla-de-Beret (Spain), 207 Km
17.5 kilometres into the stage, at the first sprint, there were still no riders who had escaped and so Robbie McEwen saw the possibility of going ... somewhat stronger than their two companions as they both sprinted to finish first on the top ... De la Fuente won the sprint and so took the most points for the polka dot jersey, but also he won the Souvenir Jacques Goddet for coming through first on the top of the highest climb in the Pyrenees of this ...
2010 In Ice Hockey - Cycling
... Freire wins first monument of the year over Tom Boonen in predicted sprint finish ... Vinokourov came out victorious over Alexander Kolobnev with whom he worked to set up a 2 man finish ... to tire him out and ultimately contested the finish among themselves with Vino riding away to celebrate a successful comeback at the age of 36 ...
1993 Giro D'Italia - Race Overview
... was relatively flat stage that ultimately came down to a sprint finish that was won by Adriano Baffi ... The next stage saw the first uphill finish to the Selle di Corno ... The Giro's fourth stage came down to a sprint finish won by Italian Fabio Baldato ...
Tirunesh Dibaba - Career
... In 2003, Dibaba won the 5000 m in a sprint finish against Marta Dominguez of Spain and Edith Masai of Kenya ... At the 2005 championships, Dibaba produced a blistering finish to out-sprint compatriot Berhane Adere and her own sister Ejegayehu and also became the first woman to win the 10,000/5,000 m double at ... In 2007, when the championships were held in Osaka, Dibaba again utilised her sprint finish to overhaul Turkey's Elvan Abeylegesse despite a tumble that happened mid-ra ...
Brickyard 400 - Race Recaps
... driver and crew kissing the row of bricks at the start-finish line ... Johnny Benson led the most laps (70), but faded to 8th at the finish ... by Mike Skinner on lap 7, who drove to a 15th place finish ...

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    A seashell should be the crest of England, not only because it represents a power built on the waves, but also the hard finish of the men. The Englishman is finished like a cowry or a murex.
    Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803–1882)