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Nice to see a fresh face win the 2013 Tour Down Under at this difficult time for pro cycling; 23 year-old Dutchman Tom Jelte Slagter, who rides for Team Blank (no sponsor), is your surprise overall winner.
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2013 Tour Down Under Teams
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News and Updates for Tour Down Under 2013

January 29 update:
Five Conclusions From The Santos Tour Down Undercyclingnews

Stage 6 Post-Race Coverage


big photos coming...
Full Results and Final GCbiciciclismo
100th victory for Greipel in Adelaide Citycyclingnews
Tour Down Under: Greipel extends stage record, Slagter confirms overallvelonation
Javi Moreno, 2º en Down Under: ´Un salto de calidad importante en mi carrera´biciciclismo
Gilbert Hoped For More At The Tour Down Undercyclingnews
Ferrari Wants To Earn Respect Of Fellow WorldTour Sprinterscyclingnews
Moreno rises to challenge of team leadership with second overallvelonation
more to come...
January 25/26 update:
See the race summary table (right) for the stage profile, map and timetable

Stage 5 Post-Race Coverage


9 Big Photos from Stage 5 (more to come) — sirotti
Full Results and GCbiciciclismo
Gerrans wins Down Under stage; Slagter takes leadvelonews
Gerrans victorious on Australia Day at Old Willungacyclingnews
Gerrans edges Slagter on Old Willunga as Thomas faltersvelonation
Dope rife in other sports, says cycling legend Bernard Hinaultheraldsun.au
Slagter Proves A Point For Dutch Cyclingcyclingnews
Tom Slagter relieves Geraint Thomas of Tour Down Under leadcyclingweekly.co.uk
9 Big Photos from Stage 5 (more to come) — sirotti
Last Km and winner interview (01:50 English) — wwos.ninemsn.au
January 24/25 update:
Old Willunga Hill Profilecyclingthealps
Old Willunga Hill To Decide Winner Of Tour Down Undercyclingnews
See the race summary table (right) for the stage profile, map and timetable

Stage 4 Post-Race Coverage


20 Big Photos from Stage 4sirotti
Full Stage 4 Resultsbiciciclismo
Greipel takes 13th stage victory with Stage 4 in Tanundacyclingnews
Greipel wins Down Under stage 4; Thomas keeps overall leadvelonews
Duggan to undergo surgery for collarbone, tibia fracturesvelonews
Aussies reduced to support roles in their own racetheroar.au
Greipel's sprinting technique is an art formphilanderson/ninemsn
20 Big Photos from Stage 4sirotti
January 24/25 update:
See the race summary table (right) for the stage profile, map and timetable

Stage 3 Post-Race Coverage


23 Big Photos from Stage 3sirotti
Full Results from Stage 3biciciclismo
Slagter holds on in uphill sprint Down Undervelonews
Slagter victory reels in Thomas at TDUsbs.au
Slagter takes tough victory into Stirlingcyclingnews
Duggan suffers collarbone fracture in Australiavelonews
Tom-Jelter Slagter takes stage three with final kilometre attackvelonation
Geraint Thomas maintains Tour Down Under leadcyclingweekly.co.uk
Bernhard Eisel calls for better promotion of UCI WorldTourcyclingnews
23 Big Photos from Stage 3sirotti
January 23/24 update:
See the race summary for the stage profile, map and timetable

Stage 2 Post-Race Coverage


24 Big Photos from Stage 2sirotti
Stage 2 Full Resultsbiciciclismo
Thomas wins the battle of Corkscrewcyclingnews
Thomas leads cycling Tour Down Undernews.smh.au
Thomas grabs stage win and race lead on day two of Santos Tour Down Undervelonation
New Order At Tour Down Under Just The Start Of Things To Comecyclingnews
24 Big Photos from Stage 2sirotti
January 22/23 update:
Corkscrew a serious hurdle for Tour Down Under contenderscyclingnews
See the race summary for the stage profile, map and timetable

Stage 1 Post-Race Coverage


24 Big Photos from Stage 1sirotti
Stage 1 Full Resultsbiciciclismo
Greipel wins 1st stage of Tour Down Undernews.smh.au
Greipel crushes competition in Lobethalcyclingnews
24 Big Photos from Stage 1sirotti
January 21/22 update:
Aus. State, tour 'backed a loser'theage.au
See the race summary for the stage profile, map and timetable

Mr. January repeats at the People's Choice Classic (Stage 0)


(pre-race photo)

12 Big Photos from the People's Choice Classicsirotti
People's Choice Classic (Stage 0) results:
1. André Greipel (Lotto-Belisol)
2. Matthew Goss (Orica-GreenEdge)
3. Greg Henderson (Lotto-Belisol)
4. Boy van Poppel (Vacansoleil-DCM)
5. Chris Sutton (Team Sky)
Greipel opens season with victory in People's Choice Classiccyclingnews
André Greipel sprints to defend his People’s Choice Classic criterium titlevelonation
Andre Greipel wins Tour Down Under criteriumap
Finish and Winner's Interview (01:30) — wwos.ninemsn.au
12 Big Photos from the People's Choice Classicsirotti

Sunday: People's Choice Classic (pre-event warm-up race)

January 19 update: There will be live video from the streets of Adelaide for the (People's Choice) Down Under Classic along with Text Updates starting at 19:00 ACDT; 03:30 EST. Highlights and big photos afterward. — Steve
Dennis Ruled Out Of Tour Down Under With Viral Infectioncyclingnews

2013 Tour Down Under Preview

January 20 update:
Gilbert feeling ‘really confident’ heading into Santos Tour Down Undervelonation


Race director Mike Turtur, Simon Gerrans, Philippe Gilbert and Andy Schleck at the pre-race press-conference
Press Conference: Gerrans ready for TDU title defencewwos.ninemsn.au

Orica-GreenEdge's Simon Gerrans is back to defend his title after narrowly beating Alejandro Valverde last year
January 19 update:
2013 Santos Tour Down Under previewinrng
Santos Tour Down Under attracts star-studded field for 2013cyclingnews

January 18 update:
Lance Armstrong doping admission angers Tour Down Under cyclistsguardian.co.uk

January 17 update:

January 16 update:
Gallery: Teams Arrive In Adelaide For Tour Down Undercyclingnews
Tour Down Under Spot Confirms Kerby's Talentcyclingnews

January 15 update:
Santos Tour Down Under 2013 contenderswwos.ninemsn.au
Gerrans, Durbridge headline ORICA-GreenEDGE for TDUsbs.au
Luke Durbridge to take back seat in Santos Tour Down Underheraldsun.au
SA government seeks Lance Armstrong money from Tour Down Undertheaustralian.au

January 7 update:
Voigt And Kittel To Ride Tour Down Undercyclingnews

January 3 update:
Farrar To Lead Garmin-Sharp In Tour Down Undercyclingnews

December 19 update:
Mark Cavendish Quick Steps out of Tour Down Under &bmdash; cyclingweekly.co.uk
Jack Bobridge to make cycling debut for Blanco at Tour Down Under in Adelaide adelaidenow.au
Andy Schleck eager to head Down Under early to prepare for his debut in South Australian classic adelaidenow.au
Sky's 2013 Tour Down Under squad announced cyclingweekly.co.uk

November 29 update:
Evans to miss Tour Down Undersmh.au
[Philippe] Gilbert chooses Tour Down Under over San Luiscyclingnews

July 2 update:
New firsts for 2013 Santos Tour Down Undertourdownunder.au

March 21 update:
Tour Down Under still an economic success without Armstrong; 2013 Dates Announced cyclingnews


Tour Down Under 2013 Route Map



Live Video Streaming for the 2013 Tour Down Under and TV Coverage

Jan 21 update: Daily live coverage and highlights throughout the world. Links in bold are unrestricted. If you see something I've missed then please send it in. —
Steve

The 2013 Santos Tour Down Under will be broadcast on the following international TV networks.

Africa and Middle East - pan regional Supersport
Asia - pan regional - EUROSPORT Asia
Canada - Sportsnet and RDS
France - Sport+
Japan - JSPORTS
Italy - RAI/RAI Sport
Malaysia - Astro
New Zealand - Sky TV
Norway - TV2 Sport
South America - pan regional TDN and DirecTV
UK - BSkyB
USA - NBC Sport

media source tv or internet comments/restrictions
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  tv schedule
Live video from Channel Nine. First link is high quality. Live start to finish coverage of Stage 5 on Saturday 26 January from 11.30am AEDT and Stage 6 on Sunday 27 January from 1.30pm AEDT
   live video (english)
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Click Sky Sports 1... lots of buffering
   live audio (english)
  radio schedule
Australia; Live updates each day at 12:00 - 13:00 local time and updates throughout the day
  tv schedule Other broadcasters elsewhere around the world that will also be broadcasting highlights
live text updates
@SantosTDU_Live
English updates from the official site; live text and photo updates suitable for any smartphone.
live text updates English,
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