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Kazakhstan lost one line in International Cyclists Union rating

Kazakhstan national team is ranked 13th in the updated UCI rating list.

Kazakhstan lost one line in International Cyclists Union rating
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Managers of Almaty shopping centers asked to install parking lots for bicycles

Almaty cycling community is asking managers of shopping centers to install special parking lots for bicycles.

Managers of Almaty shopping centers asked to install parking lots for bicycles
Dmitry Muravyev. Photo courtesy of cyclepedia.ru
Kazakh cyclist Dmitry Muravyev back to Astana from RadioShack

Kazakhstan cyclist Dmitry Muravyev has changed American team RadioShack for Astana team.

Kazakh cyclist Dmitry Muravyev back to Astana from RadioShack
Kazakhstan President Nursultan Nazarbayev. ©Bolat Otarbayev
Norwegian cyclists proposed to nominate Nazarbayev for Nobel Peace Prize

Norwegian "Bike for Peace" sent letters to the US Congress, Norwegian Storting (legislative assembly) and to Northern Ireland MP Mairead Corrigan.

Norwegian cyclists proposed to nominate Nazarbayev for Nobel Peace Prize
Photo courtesy of nnm.ru
Norwegians will have a bike tour across Kazakhstan

The tour starts on August 6. A group of cyclists will ride along Semey-Almaty-Astana route.

Norwegians will have a bike tour across Kazakhstan
Andrey Kashechkin in back in Astana. Photo courtesy of press-service of the cycling team
Kazakhstan cyclist Andrey Kashechkin back in Astana team

He was part of the team in 2007, but was disqualified for doping for two years.

Kazakhstan cyclist Andrey Kashechkin back in Astana team
Astana cyclist arrested in France for speeding while drunk
Astana cyclist arrested in France for speeding while drunk

Valentin Iglinskiy speeding at over 200 km/h was arrested by Nice police. His blood test showed excess alcohol content.

Astana cyclist arrested in France for speeding while drunk
Astana cyclist cycled at Tour de France with broken wrist
Astana cyclist cycled at Tour de France with broken wrist

Czech cyclist from Kazakhstan team Astana Roman Kreuziger cycled most of Tour de France with a broken wrist.

Astana cyclist cycled at Tour de France with broken wrist
Vinokourov's support helped Astana cyclist to lead in Tour de France stage
Vinokourov's support helped Astana cyclist to lead in Tour de France stage

Cyclist of Kazakhstan team Astana Maksim Iglinskiy said that Aleksandr Vinokourov's support helped him lead the 18th stage of Tour de France.

Vinokourov's support helped Astana cyclist to lead in Tour de France stage
Paolo Tiralongo. ©REUTERS/Alessandro Garofalo
Gastritis made Tiralongo leave Tour de France

Italian cyclist of Astana cycling team Paolo Tiralongo left Tour de France on the 58th km of the 17th stage because of gastritis.

Gastritis made Tiralongo leave Tour de France
Remy Di Gregorio: We have to be successful at Tour de France for Vino
Remy Di Gregorio: We have to be successful at Tour de France for Vino

French cyclist of Kazakhstan cycling team Astana: We have to successfully finish Tour de France in honor of Aleksandr Vinokurov.

Remy Di Gregorio: We have to be successful at Tour de France for Vino
Paolo Tiralongo. ©REUTERS/Alessandro Garofalo
Tiralongo signed a new contract with Astana

Italian cyclist Paolo Tiralongo signed a new contract with Kazakhstan cycling team Astana.

Tiralongo signed a new contract with Astana
The team helping Aleksandr Vinokurov after an accident. ©REUTERS/Stefano Rellandini
Vinokurov successfully operated in Paris

Leader of Kazakhstan cycling team Astana Aleksandr Vinokurov has been successully operated in Paris hospital.

Vinokurov successfully operated in Paris
Aleksandr Vinokurov. Tengrinews.kz stock photo
Aleksandr Vinokurov left Tour de France

Aleksandr Vinokurov left Tour de France after falling into a ditch and getting several bone fractures.

Aleksandr Vinokurov left Tour de France
Astana cyclist won second round of Austrian Tour
Astana cyclist won second round of Austrian Tour

Swedish cyclist of Kazakhstan cycling team Astana Fredrik Kessiakoff won the second round of multi-day Tour of Austria.

Astana cyclist won second round of Austrian Tour
French cyclist met with journalists in 28 Panfilov Park. ©Roza Yessenkulova
Disabled from France cycled 17 thousand km from Brest to Almaty

His final destination is Nepal, where Bernard is planning to arrive in four months.

Disabled from France cycled 17 thousand km from Brest to Almaty
Alessandro Petacchi. Photo courtesy of cyclingnews.com
Italian cyclist planning to cycle for Kazakhstan

Famous Italian cyclist Alessandro Petacchi might join Kazakhstan national cycling team.

Italian cyclist planning to cycle for Kazakhstan
Astana cysclist Kreuziger could be late for Tour de France
Astana cysclist Kreuziger could be late for Tour de France

Czech cyclist Roman Kreuziger could not fly to France for Tour de France in time, because of the flight delay.

Astana cysclist Kreuziger could be late for Tour de France
Photo courtesy of press-service of Astana cycling team
Media discusses Astana team uniting with Saxo Bank

Foreign media is mulling Astana cycling team negotiating an option to unite with the Saxo Bank for the next season.

Media discusses Astana team uniting with Saxo Bank
Vinokurov still ranked 7th in UCI rating
Vinokurov still ranked 7th in UCI rating

Astana cyclist Aleksandr Vinokurov is still ranked 7th in the International Cyclists Union rating.

Vinokurov still ranked 7th in UCI rating