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post Jun 12 2019, 02:29 PM
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Our glorious thread seems to have been mowed down brutally by the powers that be. Just when I finally recorded a victory too in Velogames. Life can be cruel.

Onto more important things: Froome! Fell! No tour!

Now Ineos has to choose between Thomas and Bernal. Whom will become the anointed one?
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post Jun 12 2019, 03:23 PM
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QUOTE (BRFC @ Jun 12 2019, 10:29 AM) *
Our glorious thread seems to have been mowed down brutally by the powers that be. Just when I finally recorded a victory too in Velogames. Life can be cruel.

Onto more important things: Froome! Fell! No tour!

Now Ineos has to choose between Thomas and Bernal. Whom will become the anointed one?

Thomas. He won already.

I also saw Movistar plan to have Quintana and Landa, who have both said they are racing for the GC, while Valverde has said he will ride for the team. Potential problems with multiple leaders or smart strategy, because someone always encounters difficulties (falls, mechanicals, etc.)?


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post Jun 12 2019, 03:27 PM
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QUOTE (scoobyliscious @ Jun 12 2019, 05:23 PM) *
Thomas. He won already.

I also saw Movistar plan to have Quintana and Landa, who have both said they are racing for the GC, while Valverde has said he will ride for the team. Potential problems with multiple leaders or smart strategy, because someone always encounters difficulties (falls, mechanicals, etc.)?

Movistar have an amazing team and the set-up heavily favours the climbers. If Valverde really will ride for the team, Ineos have a challenge on their hands. I'd say Quintana would be the favourite to become the top dog.

Yates and Bardet as the important outsiders. Kruijswijk our hope for a top 5 place I'd say. Dumoulin? Don't see him going big this one.
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post Jun 12 2019, 08:54 PM
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QUOTE (BRFC @ Jun 12 2019, 10:29 AM) *
Our glorious thread seems to have been mowed down brutally by the powers that be. Just when I finally recorded a victory too in Velogames. Life can be cruel.

Onto more important things: Froome! Fell! No tour!

Now Ineos has to choose between Thomas and Bernal. Whom will become the anointed one?

Victory?

Velogames?

No idea what you're talking about. biggrin.gif


So Froome decided to blow his nose at 35mph without hands on his bike? Surely he could have just cleared his nostrils with one hand still in control of the bike. huh.gif I have no sympathy. He's an idiot.



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post Jun 12 2019, 08:55 PM
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QUOTE (BRFC @ Jun 12 2019, 11:27 AM) *
Movistar have an amazing team and the set-up heavily favours the climbers. If Valverde really will ride for the team, Ineos have a challenge on their hands. I'd say Quintana would be the favourite to become the top dog.

Yates and Bardet as the important outsiders. Kruijswijk our hope for a top 5 place I'd say. Dumoulin? Don't see him going big this one.

Adam or the other one?

I think Doom will still be suffering from his own injuries. He won't podium.


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post Jun 12 2019, 09:04 PM
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QUOTE (PTC @ Jun 12 2019, 10:54 PM) *
So Froome decided to blow his nose at 35mph without hands on his bike? Surely he could have just cleared his nostrils with one hand still in control of the bike. huh.gif I have no sympathy. He's an idiot.

Seriously? That's what happened? huh.gif

Way to throw away your shot at joining the legends of cycling.
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post Jun 12 2019, 11:10 PM
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QUOTE (BRFC @ Jun 12 2019, 05:04 PM) *
Seriously? That's what happened? huh.gif

Way to throw away your shot at joining the legends of cycling.

It also likely didn't help that someone painted this on the wall the previous night. Road runner style. biggrin.gif



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post Jun 13 2019, 06:41 AM
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It also likely didn't help that someone painted this on the wall the previous night. Road runner style. biggrin.gif


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