Acevedo Takes Overall Lead At Tour Of California Second StageJavier Acevedo of Colombia bolted to the front with about 700 yards left in final steep climb, winning Monday's second stage in scorching heat to take the overall lead at the Tour of California.
Westra Leads Tour Of California After First StageLieuwe Westra of the Netherlands easily outsprinted Spanaird Francisco Mancebo to claim the sweltering and hilly stage 1 and assumed the overall race Sunday lead at the Amgen Tour of California.
Lakers, Clippers, Kings, And Cars Crowd Downtown LAA perfect storm of sports is headed to Los Angeles. And there could be as much competition for downtown traffic lanes and parking spots as there is inside Staples Center.
Zabriskie Wins Individual Time Trial, Takes Lead At Tour Of California Dave Zabriskie won the individual time trial in hot and breezy conditions Thursday to take the Tour of California overall lead in with three stages left.
Leipheimer Cuts Horner Lead In Tour Of CaliforniaDave Zabriskie rode to a dominating individual time trial victory and three-time race winner Levi Leipheimer was second to cut teammate Chris Horner's overall lead to 39 seconds Friday after the sixth stage of the Tour of California.
Swift On Top After Fantastic Finish At The Tour Of CaliforniaBen Swift of Great Britain emerged from a massive sprint finish and took the lead Monday after winning the 76.7-mile, weather-shortened and rainy opening stage of the Tour of California.
Leipheimer Chasing 4th Tour Of California TitleLevi Leipheimer will have to fend off a strong international field of Tour de France contenders and world champions to win his fourth overall title in the Tour of California.