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Old 03-29-05, 05:47 PM   #1
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Brochard wins, Lance looking better . . .

here's a link. I'm pretty new to cycling, so i'm not real familiar with Brochard or this race, but it's nice to see lance do better after a disappointing Paris-nice.


http://www.velonews.com/race/int/articles/7762.0.html
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Old 03-29-05, 06:48 PM   #2
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Gotta feel bad fro Brett Lancaster who thought he won:
http://www.cyclingnews.com/photos/20...embert--44.jpg
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I saw that Thomas Voeckler finished in 17th place. It's a great showing. Good for him, starting out his season so positively.

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Gotta feel bad fro Brett Lancaster who thought he won:
http://www.cyclingnews.com/photos/20...embert--44.jpg

Poor bastard. He probably sat up just before he hit the finish line, costing him his win. Why do they do that anyway?

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Poor bastard. He probably sat up just before he hit the finish line, costing him his win. Why do they do that anyway?

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From the picture of the winner crossing (with the car right behind him), perhaps the guy who placed second didn't know there was someone up ahead.

http://www.cyclingnews.com/photos.ph...mbert/image017
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From the picture of the winner crossing (with the car right behind him), perhaps the guy who placed second didn't know there was someone up ahead.

http://www.cyclingnews.com/photos.ph...mbert/image017
The bunch sprint finished a full 7 seconds (aka eternity) behind Brochard.
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