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Teams & Riders Everybody needs a little bit of Roglstomp in their lives

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Current betting odds. This surprised me as I would have thought Roglic ahead of Remco.

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https://www.oddschecker.com/cycling/tour-de-france/winner
It makes sense if we are talking odds to win it. the younger Remco with fewer GTs under the belt have a higher chance of taking a big leap forward compared to what he has previously showed.

It might be a different story if we were looking at odds of making the podium.

I’m guessing that will change when Roglic looks imperious in early season stage races.
Yeah, the older riders have to prove they've still got it every year.
 
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They look like a 2012 indie-pop duo

It could be an apt metaphor because both will light up the Tour next year aka rock & roll, right? It'll be a perfect opportunity for the Slovenian duo to double tag Vinge & drive him crazy (& I like to see some bromance between them again like it's the Vuelta 2019 all over again, i.e. I never believed there was a 'problem' after 2020, except in terms of the 'team' Jumbo having a problem with Pog).

And to be fair, Rog has very little pressure next year, i.e. other than the pressure to perform for his sponsors & team of course. Because as far as the wider cycling viewers & audience are concerned, he's really just an extra protagonist, like added value in terms of entertainment. No one really thinks he's going to win the TdF 2024 (except me eh), so there's no negative pressure.

I'm also happy to see Denk is leaning towards sending Hindley to the Tour as well. This makes sense. He's got a great attitude & I'm certain there will be a good entente on the road between them, i.e. their strengths compliment each other.
 
And to be fair, Rog has very little pressure next year, i.e. other than the pressure to perform for his sponsors & team of course. Because as far as the wider cycling viewers & audience are concerned, he's really just an extra protagonist, like added value in terms of entertainment. No one really thinks he's going to win the TdF 2024 (except me eh), so there's no negative pressure.
To the outside maybe, but for himself this is one of his last chances and he knows it. I would think there’s quite a lot of pressure on him
 
It could be an apt metaphor because both will light up the Tour next year aka rock & roll, right? It'll be a perfect opportunity for the Slovenian duo to double tag Vinge & drive him crazy (& I like to see some bromance between them again like it's the Vuelta 2019 all over again, i.e. I never believed there was a 'problem' after 2020, except in terms of the 'team' Jumbo having a problem with Pog).

And to be fair, Rog has very little pressure next year, i.e. other than the pressure to perform for his sponsors & team of course. Because as far as the wider cycling viewers & audience are concerned, he's really just an extra protagonist, like added value in terms of entertainment. No one really thinks he's going to win the TdF 2024 (except me eh), so there's no negative pressure.

I'm also happy to see Denk is leaning towards sending Hindley to the Tour as well. This makes sense. He's got a great attitude & I'm certain there will be a good entente on the road between them, i.e. their strengths compliment each other.
It makes sense for Rog and Pog to work together at the Tour to topple Vingegaard. Pogacar might make this alliance with his countryman to disrupt Vingegaard. Roglic will train very hard to win the only stage race (of note) that he hasn't won before. He will be stomping on Plugge's face with every peddle stomp.
 
It makes sense for Rog and Pog to work together at the Tour to topple Vingegaard. Pogacar might make this alliance with his countryman to disrupt Vingegaard. Roglic will train very hard to win the only stage race (of note) that he hasn't won before. He will be stomping on Plugge's face with every peddle stomp.
Isn't he also missing 1 of the 7 big 1-week stage races? I even think if he wins that he's the first one to ever win all 7.

EDIT: Searched for it, he's only missing Tour de Suisse, he already won Paris-Nice, Tirreno, Catalunya, al Pais Vasco, Romandia and Dauphine. He's even the only one that ever won 6 out of 7.
 
Expect Hindley to leave Bora if he misses the Giro again. He wanted to defend his Giro title in 2023 but deferred to the team to ride the TDF. Jayco will chase hard but I don't think he's the best option for the team.
Hindley should go to the Giro, he's earned that. Roglic will have Vlasov, Buchmann, kemna, Higuita, Martinez, zwihoff as support climbers .