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Old 02-03-13, 23:55
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If Sastre, Evans & Wiggo were able to win the Tour, then why can't Nibali win it as well? All of them entirely underestimated & yet they did it during their early thirties, so Vincenzo has the years to develop further his abilities & somehow he- like the ones I mentioned-finds himself in a situation where he can win it. It'd be unwise to count him out.
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A big NO.

Nibbles should focus on the Giro, much more interesting than the Touur anyway.
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He has all the ingredients, a bit lower natural talent than others, but that can be compensated for with tactics, mental fortitude and grinta. Gee if Sastre and Wiggo could win why can't The Shark?

Anyway I voted yes
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Not particularly likely, but you can't rule it out simply because with injuries and clinic issues the field can always open up.
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I don't get the feeling he really wants it.
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I don't get the feeling he really wants it.
What do you mean?
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Old 02-04-13, 01:35
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Let's see

This year Contador, Froome...
Next year Contador, Froome, Wiggins, probably Van Garderen, Pinot, Quintana, Talansky..
2015 Contador, Froome, Wiggins, probably Van Garderen, Pinot, Quintana, Talansky, Kelderman, Dombrowski, Chaves...

NO WAY. A PODIUM one more time probably.
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no hes a pretender not a contender
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Old 02-04-13, 01:50
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despite voting no on the win i love how people continue to underrate nibali saying he will be lucky if he podiums again mentioning TJVG as some1 with more GT potential then him . . .

this reminds me of 2010 when we were all sure kreuziguer and gesink had 10 times the talent nibali had
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I reckon he had his best chance last year.
Without Contador and Andy yes, but the route did not suit him at all.

I think Gesink has a lot of talent.
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