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Old 01-17-13, 12:54
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Tbh I hope not. At Tour, if he's not there Froome will tear it apart. If he's there, we might have one of best Tour or at least not as boring.

At Giro, he'll dominate probably and I can't see him challenging that much Froome at peak after Giro.
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Tbh I hope not. At Tour, if he's not there Froome will tear it apart. If he's there, we might have one of best Tour or at least not as boring.

At Giro, he'll dominate probably and I can't see him challenging that much Froome at peak after Giro.
if he goes to il giro he won't be there to win (of course he'll try but he won't peak), he has said many times that le tour is his primary goal
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if he goes to il giro he won't be there to win (of course he'll try but he won't peak), he has said many times that le tour is his primary goal
yep. that's why it'd be awesome to have AC not at 100% fighting for the Giro against a peaking Nibali and Wiggins.
If AC targets the Giro the game is over already
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yep. that's why it'd be awesome to have AC not at 100% fighting for the Giro against a peaking Nibali and Wiggins.
If AC targets the Giro the game is over already
yea and le tour might be more interesting as well
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yep. that's why it'd be awesome to have AC not at 100% fighting for the Giro against a peaking Nibali and Wiggins.
If AC targets the Giro the game is over already
Contador at 90-95% is enough but how do you stay on that form exactly?

I've no idea.
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Old 01-17-13, 14:17
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Contador at 90-95% is enough but how do you stay on that form exactly?

I've no idea.
Well I suppose a pro has.
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I hope he doesnt do the Giro. Its to risky considering the Tour imo.
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Well I suppose a pro has.
Seems to be extremely difficult to asses it exactly
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if he goes to il giro he won't be there to win (of course he'll try but he won't peak), he has said many times that le tour is his primary goal
If Contador did that, it would be the one scenario with him doing the giro that i would like.
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Contador at 90-95% is enough but how do you stay on that form exactly?

I've no idea.
You're overrating Contador.
He needs to be at his very best to defend over 55,5k flat and straight tt against Wiggo in top form.
Also, Wiggo at his best won't lose hours on climbs (not even if Contador is also at his best).

We're in new era now. Era of Sky's "marginal gains" and Contador's reasonable time trials.
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