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Cobbles crash crushes American U23’s World Championship dream

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The USA team on home soil

The USA team on home soil
(Image credit: Fotoreporter Sirotti)
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Daniel Eaton (United States Of America)

Daniel Eaton (United States Of America)
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Colin Joyce (USA)

Colin Joyce (USA)
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The USA national team riding as one

The USA national team riding as one
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Logan Owen (USA)

Logan Owen (USA)
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Cycling success can be a fickle place to put your dreams, and the USA under-23 team got a dramatic lesson Friday near the end of the World Championship road race in Richmond.