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Old 07-10-11, 09:35 PM   #1
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TDF Predictions Take 2: Because all your picks already wrecked!

I figure it would be fun to make picks for the rest of the tour based on all the wrecks and 9 stages of crazy.

Let's try to keep the format uniform, copy and past the blank form and put in your picks!

G.C. Podium:
1.
2.
3.

The Points Winner:
The Runner Up:

The KOM:
The Runner Up:

For fun...
Next GC top 30 rider or team leader to abandon:
Next non-rider to cause an accident:
Will the french win on Bastille Day:
Is Voekler's tongue real?:
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Old 07-10-11, 09:37 PM   #2
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yeah no kidding! all these big names are gone gone gone...but I didn't have Vino, Wiggins or any of them tipped for the podium

Cavendish probably for the green jersey, if he finishes.
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Old 07-10-11, 09:40 PM   #3
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The last three guys still riding bikes will finish one, two, and three in Paris -- assuming that there will be three left.
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Old 07-10-11, 09:40 PM   #4
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G.C. Podium:
1. A. Schleck
2. Evans
3. Cunego?

The Points Winner: Gilbert
The Runner Up: Cavendish

The KOM: F. Schleck
The Runner Up: Cunego

For fun...
Next GC top 30 rider or team leader to abandon: Tony Martin
Next non-rider to cause an accident: A dog. Aren't we due for one?
Will the french win on Bastille Day: No
Is Voekler's tongue real?: Also no, way to long to be real.
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Old 07-10-11, 10:08 PM   #5
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G.C. Podium:
1. Contador
2. Cuddles
3. F. Schleck

The Points Winner: Gilbert
The Runner Up: Cavendish

The KOM: Contador
The Runner Up: Voeckler

For fun...
Next GC top 30 rider or team leader to abandon: Kloden - already is being examined for a bad back
Next non-rider to cause an accident: Didi the Devil will get his trident stuck in a rider's spokes
Will the french win on Bastille Day: Nope
Is Voekler's tongue real?: Sure

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Old 07-10-11, 10:20 PM   #6
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G.C. Podium:
1. Andreas Kloden
2. Andy Schleck
3. Cadel Evans

The Points Winner: Cadel Evans
The Runner Up: Phillipe Gilbert

The KOM: sandy casar
The Runner Up: Ivan basso

For fun...
Next GC top 30 rider or team leader to abandon: thomas voeckler
Next non-rider to cause an accident: spectator
Will the french win on Bastille Day: yes
Is Voekler's tongue real?: yes
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G.C. Podium:
1. Frank Schleck
2. Cadel Evans
3. Andy Schleck

The Points Winner: Phillipe Gilbert
The Runner Up: Cadel Evans

The KOM: Jerome Coppel
The Runner Up: Frank Schleck

For fun...
Next GC top 30 rider or team leader to abandon: Contador
Next non-rider to cause an accident: Cattle
Will the french win on Bastille Day: No
Is Voekler's tongue real?: Definitely not!
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Kloden - already is being examined for a bad back
Haven't heard this. Where'd you see this?
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G.C. Podium:
1. Andy Schleck
2. Andreas Kloden
3. Levi Liepheimer

The Points Winner: Phillipe Gilbert
The Runner Up: Cadel Evans

The KOM: Thomas Voelker
The Runner Up: Frank Schleck

For fun...
Next GC top 30 rider or team leader to abandon: Contador
Next non-rider to cause an accident: Clean Bottle Guy
Will the french win on Bastille Day: No
Is Voekler's tongue real?: Yes, and No. I heard he puts Extenze on it.
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Haven't heard this. Where'd you see this?
http://www.livestrong.com/teamradios...njury-stage-9/
http://bicycling.com/blogs/thisjusti...dens-injuries/
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My picks are still in it, so I'll stick with them. If I could change one thing I'd put Evans in at 3rd overall.

Podium:
1. Contador
2. Schleck
3. Gesink

Points:
Cav

KOM:
Cunego
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I'm not interested in uniformity, so I'll just paste my predictions from the first thread:

GC:

1. Philippe Gilbert
2. Andy Schleck
3. Cadel Evans
4. Fränk Schleck
5. Alberto Contador

Points:

1. Philippe Gilbert
2. Mark Cavendish
3. Jose Rojas
4. Thor Hushovd
5. Cadel Evans

Mountains:

1. Who cares?
2. N/A
3. N/A
4. N/A
5. N/A
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Old 07-25-11, 05:27 PM   #13
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G.C. Podium:
1. Frank Schleck
2. Cadel Evans
3. Andy Schleck

The Points Winner: Phillipe Gilbert
The Runner Up: Cadel Evans

The KOM: Jerome Coppel
The Runner Up: Frank Schleck

For fun...
Next GC top 30 rider or team leader to abandon: Contador
Next non-rider to cause an accident: Cattle
Will the french win on Bastille Day: No
Is Voekler's tongue real?: Definitely not!
You had the podium right, in the wrong order!
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