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Old 02-23-08, 01:08 PM   #1
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AToC Stage 6 -Spoilers-

The riders are off. Who's going to make the big break today? I'm hoping for Jens Voigt as I gotta root for my countryman

Looks like decent weather and a relatively flat stage.

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cool PIP...
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Wow.... Toyota United Ben Day has already abandoned the race, which has barely started.
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they arent messing around!
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Bahhhhh Bryce Mead just abandoned.

Now we only have two guys in the race.
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These announcers are just idiots. I wish they would pay attention to the pictures. They would make half of the stupid comments they do.
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These announcers are just idiots. I wish they would pay attention to the pictures. They would make half of the stupid comments they do.
Are you on the cycling.tv site, or the official AToC page?
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complaining about the Adobe tour tracker announcers. Cycling.tv is about 20 seconds delay or so.
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Slipstream is taking the race to Astana! I love it!! Poor Cozza!
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Shieet. I gotta renovate the kitchen now. Well, at least I can somewhat listen to the race. Watching would be better tho
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is your guys' video jumpy today?
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So they've said that Bryce Mead has dropped out, in the first hour or so of the race. Cyclingnews said the same thing, I believe.

And now they're saying that he's still in the race. What gives?
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Old 02-23-08, 05:18 PM   #13
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Oh ****.. Rock Racing 4 - 5 guys crashed.
Wow.. that wheel folded like paper.
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That wheel folding was incredible. Just looked like a piece of paper folding under Freddie.
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Amazing how fast the Rock Racing riders where back in the peloton.
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1km to go. It's on!!!
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Excellent sprint! What a finish!
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How the hell did Cavendish come back to win this after the crash in the last 5km???
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wow, great work my MC for getting back and taking the win!

I wonder what FR was going on about? Anybody guess?
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How the hell did Cavendish come back to win this after the crash in the last 5km???
He's from the Isle of Man, the people their steal the tails from all the cats there as they are a special ingredient in a secret potent 'manxbrew' that works the same way a shot of Nitrous Oxide does in a car engine.

Just one sip and BAM!
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wow, great work my MC for getting back and taking the win!

I wonder what FR was going on about? Anybody guess?
the rock racing rider at the end talking to cavendish was cipo

so why was cavendish DQ? did he skip a lap?
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He's from the Isle of Man, the people their steal the tails from all the cats there as they are a special ingredient in a secret potent 'manxbrew' that works the same way a shot of Nitrous Oxide does in a car engine.

Just one sip and BAM!
or they grab onto team cars and get penalized 20 seconds for it.....
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During the sprint did anyone notice team High road's "other" sprinter sit up way early effectively blocking Cippo? I wonder if that was an intentional move or........

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or they grab onto team cars and get penalized 20 seconds for it.....
Yes, that has a similar effect
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What do you guys think about Cozza?
I was watching him all day (Rock racing should adopt the 'tache - they would really look bad), and usually he looked like he was going to pass out at any moment. Near the middle of their escape, he was massaging his guads. When he took his pulls, his upper body was rocking like hell. Yet close to the finish, he tried to attack his companions and I think even opened a bit of a gap.
Was he simply pretending to be exhausted?
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