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2010 Tour de France – Stage 8 Wrap-Up: “Winners and Losers”

On a day when many of us were expecting fireworks during Stage 8 of the Tour de France, we got them—and how!  With most of the race’s favorites still in contention, we seem poised for more aggressive racing when the Alps continue on Tuesday.  As for Lance Armstrong, a new era seems set to begin … Continue reading

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Tour de France – Stages 8 and 9 – Weekend Wrap-up

Admit it, you felt a bit let-down by Stages 8 and 9. After such an exciting climb up Arcalis on Friday, you wanted more fireworks from the remaining two days in the Pyrennes this weekend. It’s okay, you can say it. But we didn’t get it—at least to the degree we were hoping. Yes, Stage … Continue reading

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