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Old 02-02-13, 20:13
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1 Year out. Not at his best in the Vuelta. Froome looking like he could have climbed the Tour on an elephant. I wouldn't be so sure.
the competion in the tour was a joke
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Old 02-02-13, 20:27
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1 Year out. Not at his best in the Vuelta. Froome looking like he could have climbed the Tour on an elephant. I wouldn't be so sure.
I raise you, 1 year out, killed Sky/Froome at the Vuelta. Far stronger team than he has ever had. No contest. If you had mentioned the Alpes the Elephant thing might have been funny.
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Old 02-02-13, 20:38
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1 Year out. Not at his best in the Vuelta. Froome looking like he could have climbed the Tour on an elephant. I wouldn't be so sure.
Your account name says enough

And Froome was the best climber in the tour but to say he was so superior is ridiculous. You can say that about Contador in the giro 2011 though

Besides, don't you contradict yourself by saying Contador was 1 year out?

And where was Froome in the vuelta? Oh yeah he rode the tour with super ease but at the vuelta he was burned out right?
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Old 02-02-13, 20:46
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And where was Froome in the vuelta? Oh yeah he rode the tour with super ease but at the vuelta he was burned out right?
If your dropping everyone on the climbs (even if the climbs were lacking) and place 2nd in the Tour, your not riding it with "super ease."
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Old 02-02-13, 20:55
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And where was Froome in the vuelta? Oh yeah he rode the tour with super ease but at the vuelta he was burned out right?
No, he was 'fatigued', everybody agrees on that, remember?
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and next year women and U23 team
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Old 02-02-13, 21:19
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No, he was 'fatigued', everybody agrees on that, remember?
Didn't I already disprove every one of your theories on why Froome wasn't fatigued?
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Your account name says enough

And Froome was the best climber in the tour but to say he was so superior is ridiculous. You can say that about Contador in the giro 2011 though

Besides, don't you contradict yourself by saying Contador was 1 year out?

And where was Froome in the vuelta? Oh yeah he rode the tour with super ease but at the vuelta he was burned out right?
If Contador had done the tour and olympics and then come 4th in the vuelta you would have said he was fatigued. So why doesnt this apply to Froome? In his alien form he clearly should not be losing 10 minutes to valverde. Its pretty clear the Tour ****ed him and respect for finishing the vuelta and fighting for that 4th place.

1 hopes Contador will still have it, but Froome is clearly a major threat especially since we dont know just how good he will be. Fortunately Contador realizes this and clearly thinks Froome is his main rival.

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Great news, Especially about the women's team
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If Contador had done the tour and olympics and then come 4th in the vuelta you would have said he was fatigued. So why doesnt this apply to Froome? In his alien form he clearly should not be losing 10 minutes to valverde. Its pretty clear the Tour ****ed him and respect for finishing the vuelta and fighting for that 4th place.

1 hopes Contador will still have it, but Froome is clearly a major threat especially since we dont know just how good he will be. Fortunately Contador realizes this and clearly thinks Froome is his main rival.
There's no question that Froome is the major threat for Contador, I would even say the only real threat.

And what Froome did at the vuelta was good but then again if you compare it what Contador still could do in the tour after that giro, it's way more impressive.

Froome's performance in the vuelta showed us how great it actually was what Contador did in the tour of 2011.

And i don't see why we won't see the Contador of 2011 again? He already got busted then so what's stopping him?
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If Contador had done the tour and olympics and then come 4th in the vuelta you would have said he was fatigued. So why doesnt this apply to Froome? In his alien form he clearly should not be losing 10 minutes to valverde. Its pretty clear the Tour ****ed him and respect for finishing the vuelta and fighting for that 4th place.

1 hopes Contador will still have it, but Froome is clearly a major threat especially since we dont know just how good he will be. Fortunately Contador realizes this and clearly thinks Froome is his main rival.



Great news, Especially about the women's team
Contador has dealt with Froome. He has his measure. The only guy he will be scared of come Tour time is Andy
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