Jump to content

SPOILER: Stage 5 carnage


Road Runner
 Share

Recommended Posts



amazing.  So much was made of the cobbles but there were so many crashes even before they got there...

 

Very sad to see the defending champion taken out, no matter who it is.   :(

 

I was going to say Contador's road to the top of the podium just got easier - but I think it's better to save such statements until today's stage is through.

Link to comment
Share on other sites

holy cow!  Contador lost almost three minutes!

 

I can only assume he was extra wary of the conditions, and/or has supreme confidence that he can beat Nibali in the mountains.  Or the TT, if it comes to that.

I think he can make up some time on Nibali in the ITT but I see Astana having a better TTT than Tinoff, call the TT's a wash.

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Lots of drama, but I think this stage hurts the Tour overall.  JMO, of course.  

 

If you are a NASCAR fan and you like to see people crashing, don't miss Stage 5.   :(

Agreed, I'd much rather see everyone race the whole race.

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now
 Share

  • Recently Browsing   0 members

    • No registered users viewing this page.
×
×
  • Create New...