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Old 03-08-12, 08:05
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I don't know why I even bother and read CN stage reports. That was from stage 4 of PN :

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The expected showdown between Wiggins and Alejandro Valverde (Movistar) failed to materialise on the final climb into Rodez. But this was no anti-climax, the stage providing further evidence of Wiggins's current form and class, while Valverde, returning from a doping suspension, struggles to match his form of old.
I really doubt that Daniel Benson actually watched the stage or any other stage to come up with this conclusion. Yesterday, the finish wasn't tough enough and to win the stage, it was all about positionning at the end.

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Wiggins comfortable in matching Valverde
It's not like wiggins matched valverde. Valverde started to sprint, then he realised he was a bit far and cut his efforts.

I really don't know why I read their race reports while I actually watched the stage.
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I don't know why I even bother and read CN stage reports. That was from stage 4 of PN :

I really doubt that Daniel Benson actually watched the stage or any other stage to come up with this conclusion. Yesterday, the finish wasn't tough enough and to win the stage, it was all about positionning at the end.

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It's not like wiggins matched valverde. Valverde started to sprint, then he realised he was a bit far and cut his efforts.

I really don't know why I read their race reports while I actually watched the stage.
This should go in the website errors section.
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Valverde to miss GP Miguel Indurain, unsure about Pais Vasco

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Seems Valverde rates Ardennes higher than Pais Vasco
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Just heard he recently divorced and have to pay a big monthly wage (?) to his ex wife.
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Just heard he recently divorced and have to pay a big monthly wage (?) to his ex wife.
divorce Valverde? how stupid can you be?
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divorce Valverde? how stupid can you be?
same gelid over 30 women a couple times per year vs different under 30 hot girl everyday of the week?

ya it's worth the trouble and costs of a divorce
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Other than Gilbert, none of those could outsprint him anyway, so I don't understand what your point is.
Sry for being a bit late but Cadel, Anton and the Shlecks would have tried to drop him, which is what they usually try do in the Ardennes.
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