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Old 07-25-03, 07:41 AM
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Originally posted by shrimpx
i think one other reason that lance didn't shift gears is because the lever was broken. if you watch the eurosport.com stage 15 video, you'll see that the right lever is obviously broken in the fall, and it dangles around when he powers away.
I thought he was just shifting. Even after all these years, watching a "brake" lever move sideways (seen from the front) is somehow disturbing to me.

You can see him appearing to shift the right lever just as he's crossing the finish line in that stage.

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