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Old 12-13-12, 11:09
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No, cycling is not a team sport.
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Soccer is a team sport.
Running isn't (even though they get help from 'teammates' during long distances)
Cycling isn't.
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well, its becoming way too much of a team sport.
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Old 12-13-12, 11:17
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Cycling isn't.
So you are honestly telling me that Wiggins would have won the Tour without his team?
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So you are honestly telling me that Wiggins would have won the Tour without his team?
no.

But I am saying that Froome didn't win this year's tour. Wiggins did.
If it was a team sport, Schleck won the Tour in '08 and Armstrong won it in '09, but they *didn't*.
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Old 12-13-12, 11:20
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How that's going to work with the team I don't know but my goal is to win the Tour next year.

Well first see and believe. But if he really focuses on the tour...

It's dumb from him but I like it obviously.

It would be bloody awesome. Contador goes and then what?

Should be interesting. Can Froome really go after Contador? What if Contador has a bad moment. Can Froome attack with the risk of dropping Wiggins?

I'm gonna call it right now. Contador will pull out a 'rope a dope'. It would be Legendary.
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Old 12-13-12, 11:31
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How that's going to work with the team I don't know but my goal is to win the Tour next year.
As expected, Batman is going to the Tour.
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Old 12-13-12, 11:36
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We need to hear form Froome ASAP.

He is going to be sooo happy for Brad.

There is no way he'll stay with Sky if this happens.

I do undestand Bradley's decision, though. Defending his yellow jersey is honourable and expected.
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Old 12-13-12, 11:43
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Im not reading anything into this. There is nothing that seriously calls.into question his participation at the giro. He will lead the tour team the way basso led liquigas in the 2010 tour.
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