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View Poll Results: Who will win the 2013 Tour
Alberto Contador 61 63.54%
Cristopher Froome 25 26.04%
Andy Schleck 6 6.25%
Vincenzo Nibali 2 2.08%
Cadel Evans / Teehay Van Garderen 2 2.08%
Ryder Hesjedal 1 1.04%
Alejandro Valverde / Juan Jose Cobo 1 1.04%
Other (specify) 1 1.04%
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Possibly. But it will last for half a bike length before the real action starts. That includes OUR boy Airstream. Remember Andy
Airstream is no real fan, he jumps ships from one challenger to the next faster than Andy can whine
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Airstream is no real fan, he jumps ships from one challenger to the next faster than Andy can whine
Fook. That just leaves me then. Ermm Go Andy rah rah rah
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If he was on another team sure, But not on Sky. I think he will just wait for Contador to make his move and wait for the right opportunity.

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Fook. That just leaves me then. Ermm Go Andy rah rah rah
And me, I refuse to give up hope for Andy! Andy to win the Tour by 10 minutes!
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Utter nonsense. No evidence of previous form that this will be the case. Froome is a pure engine, even on hills. He cannot jump on the pedals and accelerate away. Surely he would have shown this in at least one stage in the Vuelta if it was the case? All he could do was follow like a sheep.

I'm curious. Do you now rate Froomes chances greater than Andys?
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Utter nonsense. No evidence of previous form that this will be the case. Froome is a pure engine, even on hills. He cannot jump on the pedals and accelerate away. Surely he would have shown this in at least one stage in the Vuelta if it was the case? All he could do was follow like a sheep.

I'm curious. Do you now rate Froomes chances greater than Andys?
What evidence do you want? The Vuelta where everything Froome did was fight against spasm-like post Tour and Olympics fatigue? Pure engine is Ivan Bassо or Levi Leipheimer. Froome is a very explosive climber based on the Tour and the 2011 Vuelta. He could drop Valverde and Contador on one of the hilly finishes. At the expense of a 'pure engine', ah?

I'd rate it like that: Froome 45%, Contador, 35%, Andy & others 20%

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Froome or Andy what does it matter Alberto will win by 10 minutes and win 3 stages
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Froome will not beat Andy and Contador if they are all on form and that there is no accident, if he does i will change my username to Airstream is the greatest.
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Froome will not beat Andy and Contador if they are all on form and that there is no accident, if he does i will change my username to Airstream is the greatest.
It isn't honest 'cos in case Froome wins you will try to justify this with a bad form. Bad form is a thing one can try justify anything.
Well ok based on what you do rate Froome lower? You are even being quite sarcastic to me as I see.

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Froome to attack Alberto at first summit finish?Hah.IMO he doesnt have balls for this
Was Froome descried in any fear? I didn't notice that. Even knowing he was relatively weak he tried to drop Contador on Gallina. So I think he will try.

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It isn't honest 'cos in case Froome wins you will try to justify this with a bad form. Bad form is a thing one can try justify anything.
We will ask Susan Westermeyer whether if anyone is not in their best form but if froome does not win what are you preparing to do?
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Was Froome descried in any fear? I didn't notice that. Even knowing he was relatively weak he tried to drop Contador on Gallina. So I think he will try.
He had to attack cos he knew that in next stages Alberto will be stronger,he tried to take advantage of Alberto's bad race fitness.Thats my theory,maybe its wrong but its my opinion.
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what? quintana is already better climber than froome. see final stages of the tour and he's only 23. quintana is the best climber I've sene since pantani. he will become a legend
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