kjetilraknerud said:I'm a bit surprised that Pozzato DNS today, I would have thought he'd give it a go on stage 18 for example. Also, with Renshaw and Cavendish out, Boasson Hagen will given a free role from his team now.
kjetilraknerud said:Stage wins > tiny chance of purple jersey
EBH would never beat Petacchi in a sprint
He still had some pain in his knee after his fall in the last wednesday stage to Arenzano. He didn't want to take risks in view of his next objectives: Italian National Championship and Tour.kjetilraknerud said:I'm a bit surprised that Pozzato DNS today, I would have thought he'd give it a go on stage 18 for example.
Mellow Velo said:LPR keeping the break under 4 minutes and Lampre lined up behind Rabo, ready to take up the chase.
Classics parcours with the classics men's teams doing the graft.
Day off for Rabo.
I've been thinking upon this. Wouldn't be a bad idea to let the jersey go and leave somebody else with the problem of marking, thus allowing Dennis to do what he does best, follow the top wheels......