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Old 11-30-12, 14:29
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if Contador goes to to 2013 Tour, and will dominate, and win over 6 minutes, its a good race?
Fortunately for the rest of us, this won't happen again, with him. He's not the dominant force he once was.
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Old 11-30-12, 14:31
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how can you forget the biggest fan of Contador in Brazil?! Put me in this list!!
Okay you are in
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Froome see's how Contador is already dressing himself in yellow in anticipation for July, how he rides with no helmet without fear, how he and his loyal second in command Kreuziger have grown thin, how he takes on the sprinters in a bunch sprint, and how Contador has given previews of what others will face in July in the form of Giro 2011 pictures....

...and he feels fear...
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Old 11-30-12, 14:33
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Fortunately for the rest of us, this won't happen again, with him. He's not the dominant force he once was.
I wonder how you found this out, did you see his test results?
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Froome see's how Contador is already dressing himself in yellow in anticipation for July, how he rides with no helmet without fear, how he and his loyal second in command Kreuziger have grown thin, how he takes on the sprinters in a bunch sprint, and how Contador has given previews of what others will face in July in the form of Giro 2011 pictures....

...and he feels fear...
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Old 11-30-12, 14:34
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so no one could attack Contador in 2011 Giro=good race
no one could attack the SKY(TDF2012) and it was boring?
if Contador goes to to 2013 Tour, and will dominate, and win over 6 minutes, its a good race?

Contador needs the Tour, ASO does not needs Contador
Tour de France: 100 years
Contador: 3 finished Tour, 2 'banned' Tour
"And the nominees for the most stupid post of the year goes to"....

You obviously are just a Contador hater, and very clearly have no idea what you are talking about!

ASO don´t need AC?
It´s probably the dumbest statement I ever heard, you do know all races are financed by sponsors one way or the other right?
You do know theres something called TV rights, right?
You do know the sponsors, team sponsors, TV stations, merchandise, souvenirs etc. are depended on the exposure right?
Or you would also keep Usain Bolt out the next 100 m final and hope for the best?

It logic to anybody that ASO have a very big interest in having AC in the tour, whatever you like him or not.

Who couldn´t attack AC in the Giro 2011?
did you even see the race?
Ohh or you mean AC was just to dominate that it would be in vain?
It seems you forget that AC attacked several times him self and never let his opponents a chance to attack him first, thats the friking difference on your SKY train and the way AC rides.
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Yeah, 2011 Giro was good because Contador did actually attack, even when he didn't need to. 2012 Tour was boring because Sky just pacelined up every mountain (not making any real attacks) and no one could attack them. There was no excitement or mountain battle in the tour, the 2011 Giro had this in abundance.

As for your second point, see Contador's 2008 season, he doesn't need to win the tour to show himself to be a great cyclist. And he's not obsessed with the tour like other guys (like Gesink for example), he has said the Giro is one of his most favorite races.
Why not mention Andy, at least Gesink cares about Tour of Cali
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Froome see's how Contador is already dressing himself in yellow in anticipation for July, how he rides with no helmet without fear, how he and his loyal second in command Kreuziger have grown thin, how he takes on the sprinters in a bunch sprint, and how Contador has given previews of what others will face in July in the form of Giro 2011 pictures....

...and he feels fear...
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Old 11-30-12, 14:36
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"From 1.1.2013 Real fan of Alberto Contador Velasco"

more than enough for me, thx your time
Pff

We better stop arguing with this person because he is a clear Alberto hater
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Froome see's how Contador is already dressing himself in yellow in anticipation for July, how he rides with no helmet without fear, how he and his loyal second in command Kreuziger have grown thin, how he takes on the sprinters in a bunch sprint, and how Contador has given previews of what others will face in July in the form of Giro 2011 pictures....

...and he feels fear...
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Yep you definitely deserve to.be there.


10 bucks says this is the same person behind the airstream account.
Not possible it is coherently written

Alberto is 30; he has had many trials and tribulations and it shows I hope he chooses to go out on top;Attacking all the way!!!

It would be our loss of spectacle and entertainment but I don't want to see him struggling in like Indurain and LeMond when his time has passed...better to go out in a Blaze of Glory!
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I wonder how you found this out, did you see his test results?
I use common sense, I'm not a fanboy so I can see what's going on, that's all.
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Not possible it is coherently written

Alberto is 30; he has had many trials and tribulations and it shows I hope he chooses to go out on top;Attacking all the way!!!

It would be our loss of spectacle and entertainment but I don't want to see him struggling in like Indurain and LeMond when his time has passed...better to go out in a Blaze of Glory!
He can't retire so soon
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Froome see's how Contador is already dressing himself in yellow in anticipation for July, how he rides with no helmet without fear, how he and his loyal second in command Kreuziger have grown thin, how he takes on the sprinters in a bunch sprint, and how Contador has given previews of what others will face in July in the form of Giro 2011 pictures....

...and he feels fear...
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I use common sense, I'm not a fanboy so I can see what's going on, that's all.
I think you just want him to have lost it because you are a nibs and purito fanboy
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