2011 Giro d’Italia – Rest Day Ruminations (Stages 13-15)

94th Giro d’Italia/07-29 May 2011 Throughout the course of the Giro d’Italia, Sports Nickel’s resident Non-Traditional Sports Fan in America will offer his news and notes on the action from the first grand tour of the 2011 cycling season… Read More  Read More

2011 Giro d’Italia Preview

94th Edition 07-29 May 2011   Read More  Read More

NTSF 130: Flying with the Underdogs…

We’re into the rum rations now, and I’ve got this nagging feeling that I’m coming down with Stanley Cup fever. I’m fiending for yet another crack at the Bruins after Montreal played their cardiac role to perfection in getting all the way to the Eastern Conference Finals against the Flyers. But there’s more to it than just the rivalry at stake. Every year we get the joy of watching underdogs rise up and hold their own... Read More

2010 Vuelta a España – Stage 15 News and Notes

Stage 15 – Solares to Lagos de Covadonga – 187.3 km (116.1 mi) Sunday/12 September 2010 Read More  Read More

2010 Vuelta a España – Stage 10 News and Notes

Stage 10 – Tarragona to Vilanova i la Geltrú – 175.7 km (108.9 mi) Tuesday/07 September 2010 Read More  Read More

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