Ullrich was close one year out of five. About Quintana 2015 close. Hardly a huge rivalry.lartiste said:This is more complicated in my opinion. And it is connected with few issues:macbindle said:We are angry at Froome not because he doped, but because he challenged our pretence that he wasn't.
In much the same way as we dislike bad actors in a movie, poor special effects, poor continuity or anything which threatens to draw us out of our fantasy and back into reality.
Also he looks *** on a bike.
1. In post Postal era no one believes in miracle transformation and becoming from pack fodder biggest star is unbelievable (even LA was more successful before the transformation).
2. When you compare Sky and Postal they are so similar, in the way of racing.
3. Sky is killing TdF, in past there were huge rivalries - LA/JU, IB etc., then AC/AS and now? Nothing, no one is close enough to Sky.