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Old 02-03-13, 21:20
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Default Will Nibali ever win the Tour?

Do you think he'll ever do it based on his skills and the current competition.

Me personally i don't think Nibali has it in him to win the tour against guys like Contador or Froome unless in some special circumstances. But i don't see it happening.

He's also italian which pretty much forces him to sometimes ride the giro.

He has one good thing going on though: vino-effect.
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Old 02-03-13, 21:26
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Of course, as long as he rides it again.
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ofc not.

Good but not good enough, 'young' but not young enough.
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ofc not.

Good but not good enough, 'young' but not young enough.
Fact: Evans won the Tour with no team.
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Old 02-03-13, 21:35
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Will Nibali ever win the Tour? No.
Could Nibali ever win the Tour? Yes.
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Fact: Evans won the Tour with no team.
Fact: Evans from 2007-2011 was stronger than Nibali has ever been.
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Old 02-03-13, 21:38
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Probably not, but looking at last years results im not even going to rule out Tyler Farrar from winning the tour.
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I don't think so. With Contador, Wiggins and Froome in place and Van Gardaren rising I don't even see him getting back on the podium. It appears his tt has improved but he still is not in the same league overall as the above riders. Plus, as mentioned earlier, he's Italian and has yet to win the Giro and I imagine that it's pretty high on his list of priorities. Every year he goes for the Giro win is a year he won't be contending in the Tour. Love him as a rider though. Big heart and courage.
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I reckon he had his best chance last year.
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everything is possible so i won't rule it out maybe in 4-5 years
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