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1999 Tour de France


Cycling Tour de france 1999 part 1


Cycling Tour de France 1999 part 2


Cycling Tour de France 1999 part 3


Tour de France 1999


Early days: Lance Armstrong - First Tour win (1999) - 20 years ago!

The 1999 Tour de France was a multiple stage bicycle race held from 3 to 25 July, and the 86th edition of the Tour de France. It has no overall winner—although American cyclist Lance Armstrong originally won the event, the United States Anti-Doping Agency announced in August 2012 that they had disqualified Armstrong from all his results since 1998, including his seven consecutive Tour de France wins from 1999 to 2005 ; the Union Cycliste Internationale confirmed the result. There were no French stage winners for the first time since the 1926 Tour de France. Additionally, Mario Cipollini won 4 stages in a row, setting the post-World War II record for consecutive stage wins
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